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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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Port to Consider Simplified Cargo Claiming

AJOT | September 29, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday, September 14, will consider eliminating a requirement that obligates most importers and exporters to claim and pre-pay a Clean Trucks Program fee. The move would have no effect on the program’s clean Read More »

Premium Article  East Coast ports ready for Panama Canal expansion

Karen Thuermer | September 27, 2009 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Seaports up and down the eastern seaport are anticipating what impact the expansion of the Panama Canal will have on their ports when this enlarged all-water route between Asia and the US East Coast opens in 2014.

- By Karen E. Thuermer, < Read More »

Premium Article  Panama Canal a possible threat to California container traffic

Leo Quigley | September 27, 2009 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

The planned opening of the $5.25 billion expansion of the Panama Canal is expected to create a sea change in global traffic patterns, with California potentially losing container traffic to Eastern US and Gulf ports.

- By Leo Quigley, A Read More »

Premium Article  Bright spots emerge for port infrastructure finance

Peter Buxbaum | September 27, 2009 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

When it comes to the continuing struggle of American seaports to find funding for dredging and other maintenance and improvements, there is good news and there is bad news.

- By Peter A. Buxbaum, AJOT Read More »

Premium Article  California Ports: 2009

George Lauriat | September 27, 2009 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

Bulk and neo-bulk shipping is big business in California. The box business grabs the headlines, but the Golden State’s dry bulk shipping business, whether wind turbines, fruits, grains, forest or steel products, fills ship bottoms in ports running the len Read More »

Premium Article  Canadian ports underline intermodal networks

Leo Ryan | September 27, 2009 | Intermodal | Ports & Terminals

From the East to West Coasts, Canadian container ports recognize that much of their future growth hinges on wide-reaching intermodal networks, notably involving Class 1 railways that help them penetrate major consumer centers in North America. And as a re Read More »

APM Terminals graduates an elite eight

AJOT | September 27, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

Eight APM Terminals employees representing the company’s four operating regions and the Hague head office have recently completed the Maersk International Shipping Education (MISE program), and are eager to move ahead to new challenges and assignments fol Read More »

NC Ports showcase greener port operations

AJOT | September 27, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

The NC State Ports Authority showcased its commitment to environmental stewardship and greener and more environmentally friendly operations at the North Carolina Ports of Wilmington and Morehead City and for the NC International Terminal. A news conferenc Read More »

Marchand announces change of leadership, new role

AJOT | September 27, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

At his 15th annual State of the Port Address, Doug J. Marchand announced that he would step down from his position as the Georgia Ports Authority’s (GPA) Executive Director effective January 1, 2010. Marchand will remain as Executive Advisor through the e Read More »

APM Terminals expands Vietnam partnership with Vinalines

AJOT | September 24, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

Executives from APM Terminals and Vinalines, part of the Vietnamese National Shipping Lines company – Vietnam’s largest shipping line and terminal operator, have entered into a new Joint Venture agreement to jointly work together to develop Vietnamese por Read More »

Saigon Newport Company orders six more Kalmar RTGs

AJOT | September 24, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

Saigon Newport Company (SNP) in Vietnam has awarded Cargotec a contract for a further six all-electric Kalmar E-One rubber-tired gantry (RTG) cranes, destined for the 1st phase of its Tan Cang-Cai Mep International Container deepwater port near Ho Chi Min Read More »

Long Beach simplified claiming gets preliminary OK

AJOT | September 17, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners voted preliminarily to eliminate a requirement that obligates most importers and exporters to claim cargo and pre-pay a Clean Trucks Program fee. The change is designed to end a bureaucratic step that has becom Read More »

ILA wage scale delegates attempt to kill progress

AJOT | September 17, 2009 | Ports & Terminals

A proposal by the United States Maritime Alliance (USMX) to extend the current International Longshoremen's Association, AFL-CIO (ILA) Master Contract to September 2012, did not succeed because some 200 ILA Wage Scale delegates unanimously rejected the pr Read More »

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