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BHP moves to secure potash export facilities

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Diversified miner BHP Billiton has reached a preliminary agreement with Port of Vancouver USA, in Washington state, regarding the location of a potash export facility.

"The port and BHP Billiton have reached preliminary agreement to proceed a Read More »

Charleston box volume up 26% in July

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The South Carolina State Ports Authority (SCSPA) Board today approved $26 million in projects, while the Port of Charleston reported a 26 percent increase in container volume last month over the same month last year.

July was the port’s stron Read More »

Port of Palm Beach sets single day record for total tonnage

AJOT | August 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Palm Beach announced that on August 16, 2010, the Port set an all time record for the total tonnage of ships on a single day. There were a total of nine ships in the Port, with a total gross tonnage of 95,526. This eclipses the previous reco Read More »

Mobile Harbor turning basin opens

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers delivered on August 7th a critical federal asset to the Port of Mobile. The Mobile Harbor Turning Basin cost approximately $32 million for its five year program that included study efforts, environmental clearances, desig Read More »

Brazil ports resume raw sugar loading post rains

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Bulk sugar exports at the main Brazilian ports of Santos and Paranagua are running normally, favored by clear weather along the southeast coast but long waiting times for loading vessels are still the norm.

Although down with other markets, s Read More »

Metro Ports announces new president

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Metro Ports, a holding of Nautilus International Holding Corp., recently announced the appointment of James Dillman to the position of president, Metro Ports.

As Metro Ports president, Dillman is in charge of Metropolitan Stevedore Co., South Read More »

Indonesia to build new container port in Jakarta

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Indonesia's state port firm will start building a new container terminal in Jakarta this year to cope with overflowing volumes at the main shipment hub in Indonesia's capital as trade grows.

The first phase of the 22 trillion rupiah ($2.45 bi Read More »

Port of Rotterdam throughput back on track

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

In the first half of 2010, 213 million tons of cargo were handled, 14.8% up on the same period of 2009. Outgoing trade rose by 15% to 62 million tons, incoming by 14.7% to 150 million tons. The handling of bulk cargo increased by 14.3%, to 146 million ton Read More »

Port of LB Harbor Commission approves bridge project

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on August 9, unanimously approved a plan to replace the aging Gerald Desmond Bridge with a new, nearly $1 billion span that will accommodate future traffic needs and dramatically improve safety for vessels and Read More »

Port of Vancouver Commission approves sale to Farwest Steel

AJOT | August 15, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Vancouver USA announced the sale of 20 acres of industrial land to Farwest Steel Corporation, one of the leading distributors, processors and fabricators of specialty steel products in the Northwest. The sale was approved unanimously by the p Read More »

Brazil sugar industry sees port jams as one-off

AJOT | August 09, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

A senior Brazil sugar industry official rejected the notion that the country's congested ports needed to expand capacity to better handle export surges, saying current conditions were a one-time anomaly.

Unprecedented queues of vessels have d Read More »

Premium Article  Industrial Echo calls Houston

AJOT | August 08, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Intermarine’s newest heavy lift ship the M/V Industrial Echo is presented with a Maiden Voyage plaque to celebrate the first call of the vessel at Industrial Terminals in Houston, TX. The plaque was presented by Ernie Farrand of Industrial Terminals to Ca Read More »

Premium Article  BMW, Baltimore deal represents shifting needs of auto manufactures

Karen Thuermer | August 08, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

With automobile processors like Pasha, Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) and Amports operating a various terminals at the Port of Baltimore, it’s no wonder that the seaport is ranked No. 1 in America for ro-ro business.

BMW became a new customer at t Read More »

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