Ports & Terminals

Port of Felixstowe Commissions Two Rail Mounted Gantry Cranes

AJOT | May 08, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals | Ports | Container Port

Rail freight facilities at the Port of Felixstowe, the Port of Britain, have expanded further with the commissioning of two new Rail Mounted Gantry cranes (RMGs) at the port’s North Rail Terminal. Read More »

‘It’s time to build America’s 21st century freight transportation infrastructure,’ says AAPA

AJOT | May 08, 2015 | Ports & Terminals

Thousands of stakeholders in Washington, D.C., and across the country are coming together for Infrastructure Week, May 11-15. They will highlight the critical importance of investing in and modernizing America’s infrastructure, including its seaports and their land- and water-side connections. Read More »

Pasha Hawaii’s M/V Marjorie C Begins Service in the Mainland/Hawaii Trade Lane

AJOT | May 08, 2015 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Ports | RoRo Port

Honolulu-based Pasha Hawaii today announced that the M/V Marjorie C has arrived to begin her maiden voyage from the Port of San Diego, California to Honolulu, Hawaii. Read More »

Small business excels at Port of Long Beach

AJOT | May 08, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Container Port

New goals to offer wider opportunities for local firms Read More »

GT USA hires commercial manager for new U.S. headquarters at Port Canaveral

AJOT | May 08, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Container Port

GT USA is pleased to announce the hiring of Joe Cruise as commercial manager at the company’s new container and multipurpose cargo terminal. Read More »

Port Everglades container volumes rise for first half of fiscal year 2015

AJOT | May 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Container Port

Broward County's Port Everglades experienced an 8 percent growth in containerized cargo during the first six months of fiscal year 2015 (October 1, 2014 through March 30, 2015), signaling a continued upward trend that pushed Florida's largest container port past its record high in FY2014. Read More »

Terex Port Solutions Supplies Two More Mobile Harbour Cranes To New Zealand

AJOT | May 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

Chassis and propping system for Napier Port adapted to on-site conditions Read More »

New Productivity Record for APM Terminals Itajaí, Brazil

AJOT | May 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals | Terminal Operator | Ports | Container Port

125 Berth Moves per Hour achieved on 8,600 TEU Maersk Lamanai using two STS and two Mobile Harbor Cranes; Expansion program to increase Itajaí capacity. Read More »

Port of Bronka joining Port of Hamburg Marketing

AJOT | May 07, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Container Port

Bronka, St. Petersburg’s deepwater port that enters service in September, is becoming a member of Port of Hamburg Marketing (HHM). Handling containers, RoRo, break-bulk and project cargoes in the Port of Hamburg’s second most important market, as a new Baltic port Bronka will discharge an important function in seaborne foreign trade. Read More »

Australian regulator proposes curbing grain export rules at key port

Reuters | May 06, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Dry Bulk Port

Australian regulators have proposed easing rules on two major grain transportation companies at the Port of Newcastle export hub, a boost for the firms as they face tepid demand with dry weather curbing wheat production. Read More »

The Port of Gothenburg, Scandinavia’s largest, becomes Port of Hamburg Marketing member

AJOT | May 06, 2015 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Gothenburg, Scandinavia's largest, becomes Port of Hamburg Marketing member. In 2014 the Port of Hamburg recorded a total of 4.8 million tons of seaborne cargo throughput with the Swedish ports; during the same period a total of 326,000 TEU throughput in container traffic between Hamburg and the Swedish port. Read More »

The TT Club 2014 Financial Results

AJOT | May 06, 2015 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

The TT Club, the leading international transport and logistics insurance provider, today announces its financial results for the year ended 31 December 2014, maintaining its A- (Excellent) rating by agency AM Best for the 9th consecutive year. Read More »

TSA Lines Move To Stabilize Rates, Meet Sustained Cargo Demand

AJOT | May 06, 2015 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Carrier group predicts strong Q2 volumes and effective supply in line with demand; recommends June and July GRIs, peak season surcharge. Read More »

International Port Corp Announces Ferry Service to Cuba

AJOT | May 06, 2015 | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

International Port Corp received US Licenses today from both the US Treasury Department and the US Commerce Department for direct passenger ferry service from Florida to Cuba. Read More »

Hapag Lloyd Malaysia Terminal Handling Charges

AJOT | May 06, 2015 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Hapag-Lloyd informs about revision of THCs in Malaysia as from June 1, 2015. Read More »

Hapag Lloyd Spain and Portugal - Overweight Additional Inland (OAD)

AJOT | May 06, 2015 | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Hapag-Lloyd informs about application of Overweight Additional for Spain & Portugal Inland haulages. Read More »

India and Iran sign port deal despite US warning about haste

Reuters | May 06, 2015 | Ports & Terminals

India reached a deal on Wednesday to develop a strategic port in southeast Iran despite U.S. pressure not to rush into any such trade agreements before world powers clinch a final nuclear accord with Tehran. Read More »

Four new cranes mark the beginning of a new era at Barbours Cut Container Terminal in Houston

GlobeNewswire | May 05, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | Container Port

Four new Super Post-Panamax wharf cranes for the Port of Houston Authority’s Barbours Cut Container Terminal traveled up the Houston Ship Channel today on the last leg of a 73-day journey. The cranes, nearly 30 stories high, were manufactured by Konecranes in Mokpo, South Korea, and left for Houston Feb. 23, 2015. Read More »

India’s Adani Ports quarterly profit up 33%

AJOT | May 05, 2015 | Ports & Terminals

India's Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ) posted a 33% year-on-year increase in quarterly net profit to INR6.61 billion (US$107 million), drawn on consolidated total income of INR18.3 billion, which increased 42% Read More »

Targa says splitter, terminal with Noble still under consideration

Reuters | May 05, 2015 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals | Terminal Operator

Targa Resources Partners LP is working closely with Noble Group as Asia’s biggest commodity trader evaluates whether to move forward a deal to support a Targa-built condensate splitter, a new terminal or both in Texas, Targa Chief Executive Joe Bob Perkins said on Tuesday. Read More »