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Ports & Terminals

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South.Africa transport unions split over wage deal

AJOT | May 20, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

A South African transport strike that has crippled rail and port operations looked set to drag on after one of two unions rejected a revised wage deal by state-owned logistics group Transnet.

The strike, in its second week, has curbed exports Read More »

APM Terminals introduces crane & engineering services

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Based in Shanghai, CES provides independent consulting services for crane engineering, quality assurance, commissioning and procurement project management

APM Terminals Crane & Engineering Services ("CES"), following the lead of its pa Read More »

Transnet to meet unions to try end dispute

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

South African transport unions plan to meet logistics group Transnet to resolve a wage dispute that has paralyzed port and rail operations in Africa's biggest economy.

The strike, now in its second week, has dented exports of metals, fruit an Read More »

Port Tianjin, China delegation visited Port Corpus Christi

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Corpus Christi received the visit of five Tianjin Port (Group) CO., LTD executives. The delegation included executives in charge of Construction, Logistics and Operations of the Port and it was led by Mr. Yan Hu Zhao, Vice President of Tianjin Port Read More »

Charleston container volume rises 28.5% in April

AJOT | May 18, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

April container shipments through the Port of Charleston jumped 28.5 percent from last year.

Both imports and exports showed significant increases over the same month last year and against the previous month. April was the fourth straight mon Read More »

Maritime industry storms Capitol Hill

AJOT | May 16, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The American maritime industry fanned out across Capitol Hill last week, holding meetings with 124 Members of Congress and staff during the first ever Maritime Industry Congressional “Sail-In”. The objective of the event was to communicate the value of th Read More »

South Africa transport workers march in wage dispute

AJOT | May 16, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Thousands of striking South African transport workers marched in Johannesburg last week, demanding a pay hike at logistics group Transnet ahead of a meeting to try to end the dispute.

The five-day strike has paralyzed the country's port and r Read More »

Premium Article  Port of Charleston is on the radar Screen, SCSPA officials say

Karen Thuermer | May 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Officials at the South Carolina State Port Authority (SCSPA) have a reason to feel optimistic about business at the Port of Charleston. Statistics show that March was the third straight month of year-over-year container volume increases for the port with Read More »

Premium Article  SCSPA is realizing a renaissance in break bulk cargoes

Karen Thuermer | May 13, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Perhaps it’s a good sign of the times. Officials at the South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) indicate that break bulk volumes are up significantly with total pier tons up 46.5 percent in March compared to the same month last year at terminals in C Read More »

Premium Article  AGP expands at the Port of Grays Harbor

Martin Rushmere | May 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Officials are cagey, but the expanded Ag Processing (AGP) export facilkituy at the port of Grays Harbor in Aberdeen, Washington will be able to store 40,000 to 60,000 metric tons of food ingredients when work is finished in 2012.

- By Mart Read More »

Premium Article  Breakbulk cargo facing big challenges in Eastern Canada

Leo Ryan | May 13, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

In Eastern Canada, stakeholders heavily or partly dependent on breakbulk cargo, from terminal operators to ports, shipping lines and freight forwarders, are gritting their teeth in search of business.

Economic growth in North America may be g Read More »

Premium Article  South Africa strike halts rail and port operations

AJOT | May 13, 2010 | Intermodal | International Trade | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Thousands of South African transport workers on an indefinite national strike paralysed rail and port operations in Africa's biggest economy, but its impact has been muted due to inventories at mines and ports.

The strike at state logistics g Read More »

ICTSI signs 25 year lease with Port of Portland

AJOT | May 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has signed a 25-year lease with the Port of Portland for the container/breakbulk facility at Terminal 6.

Under the terms of the agreement, ICTSI will pay the Port US$8 million at closing Read More »

Clean green terminal of the future

AJOT | May 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Shipping company unveils a zero emissions marine terminal
It is the ocean cargo terminal of the future - powered by the sun and wind. The futuristic terminal has no conventional power, uses no fossil fuels and releases no harmful emissions i Read More »

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