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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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Premium Article  Texas ports look to serve growing regional market

Paul Scott Abbott | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Ports of the Texas Gulf region are looking to benefit from projects to improve road, rail and ship channel access in addition to enhancements to on-port infrastructure.

By Paul Scott Abbott, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  Gulf port leaders fearing backsplash of BP oil spill

Paul Scott Abbott | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Even if tar balls never reach their piers, leaders of ports along the Gulf of Mexico are fearing the worst as a result of the oil spill from the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig.

By Paul Scott Abbott, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  Florida Gulf ports beef up box-handling infrastructure

Paul Scott Abbott | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

With most ports along the Gulf Coast of Florida beefing up container-handling capabilities, it is clear that leaders of Sunshine State seaports are looking to benefit from the expansion of the Panama Canal, which is on schedule for 2014 completion.
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Northern Asia service begins at Port of Charleston

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

A new, weekly service between Charleston and Northern Asia is calling at the Port of Charleston.

The new service means jobs at the port in a variety of sectors – and highlights the state’s strong export potential to markets in Asia. Read More »

Edmonds re-appointed Chairman of Port Commission

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

By unanimous vote, the Harris County Commissioners Court and the Houston City Council on Tuesday jointly re-appointed James T. Edmonds as chairman of the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority. County commissioners and city council members gathe Read More »

Mobile’s new bay front park

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Alabama State Port Authority officially handed Mobile’s newest bay front park over to the City of Mobile at a ceremony attended by community leaders and recreational enthusiasts. Arlington Park, located within the city limits on the western shore of Read More »

Facts about the Jones Act and the Gulf Oil Spill


AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf has brought the Jones Act into the news. Some are saying that the Act is somehow hindering the spill recovery efforts. The Maritime Cabotage Task Force has put together the following document to sepa Read More »

Sramek elected Commission President for 2nd term

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Nick Sramek was named to his second consecutive term as President of the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday, June 21, by his fellow commissioners as part of the commission’s annual board officers selection. Read More »

GPA awarded $2.72 million grant to repower RTG cranes

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has been awarded a United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grant in conjunction with the National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program. The $2.72 million award will rep Read More »

APM Terminals sees 2010 container port volume growth

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals, the port operating arm of Danish shipping and oil conglomerate A.P. Moller-Maersk, sees global container port volumes growing again in 2010 after a steep drop in 2009.

"I would expect a 5 to 10 percent annual growth in volumes Read More »

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