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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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Iraq to seek bids in April for $6 blllion port project

AJOT | March 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Iraq will next month invite foreign firms to submit bids for the planned construction of a $6 billion port south of Basra, which together with a new rail system will create a regional transport conduit to rival the Suez Canal, officials say.

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APM Terminals earns top safety honors

AJOT | March 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals Americas recently earned several awards for its achievements in workplace safety at its East and West Coast facilities.

Pier 400 (Los Angeles), APM Terminals Oakland and APM Terminals Tacoma were honored by the Pacific Maritime Read More »

New BMW’S arrive at Port of Baltimore

AJOT | March 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Five-year contract with automaker to generate 200 new jobs
The Wallenius Wilhelmsen vessel Fidelio arrived at the Port of Baltimore recently carrying the first of 50,000 new BMW’s that the auto manufacturer intends to bring through Baltimor Read More »

Premium Article  Toyota unveils new 8-series 4-wheel AC electric lift truck

AJOT | March 14, 2010 | Intermodal | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) unveiled its innovative new line of 8-Series 4-wheel AC electric lift trucks, available in 4,000 to 6,500 pound load capacities—including a new 5,500 pound model. Ideally suited for virtually every indoor mate Read More »

Nash joins Port Freeport team

AJOT | March 14, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Bringing more than 20 years experience in business development, James Nash recently accepted the position of Trade Development Representative for Port Freeport.

Nash is the Houston-based sales representative for the Port and responsible for c Read More »

APM Terminals announces Monrovia agreement

AJOT | March 14, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Preferred bidder status awarded to develop and operate Liberian port

The Government of Liberia has announced APM Terminals as the preferred bidder to operate the 25 year concession at the Port of Monrovia as part of a public tender pro Read More »

Port of Longview posts record year

AJOT | March 14, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

In a presentation to the Board of Commissioners, Executive Director Ken O’Hollaren reported 2009 as a record setting year for the Port of Longview, just one year after reporting records in 2008.

In 2009 operating revenue reached a Port best $ Read More »

Port of Mobile moves up in rankings

AJOT | March 14, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Alabama State Port Authority has become the 9th largest port in the nation in terms of tonnage according to numbers released by the Army Corps of Engineers Waterborne Statistics Center. The report states 67,635,501 tons of freight moved through the Po Read More »

Port takes over its cold storage facility

AJOT | March 14, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Corpus Christi Authority (PCCA) Commission has voted to end the lease agreement of its Cold Storage Facility tenant, Coastal Bend Cold Storage Inc. The company’s lease, which began July 1, 2009, included a minimum five-year lease with an option to b Read More »

ICTSI Brazil unit gets new RTGs

AJOT | March 03, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Tecon Suape S.A. (TSSA) recently received eight new rubber tired gantries (RTGs) for the Suape Container Terminal (SCT). The purchase is part of TSSA’s three-year USD45 million capital investment program for the terminal, which will further improve capaci Read More »

APM Terminals reduces CO2 emissions per TEU by 8% in 2009

AJOT | March 03, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Speaking at the GreenPort 2010 International Ports and Environment Conference on the topic of “Carbon Footprinting for Container Terminals”, APM Terminals Senior Director of Sustainability, Henrik Kristensen emphasized that while promising initial progre Read More »

Ports of Indiana increased shipments 7 percent in 2009

AJOT | March 03, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Ports of Indiana handled 7.2 million tons of cargo in 2009, a 7 percent increase from the previous year which was primarily driven by increased shipments of coal, grain, salt and steel.

“This past year was one of the most difficult busine Read More »

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