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Ports & Terminals

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China Navigation orders six 40,000dwt multipurpose vessels

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The China Navigation Company Limited (CNCo), the deep-sea ship owning arm of the Swire group, has announced that it has signed an agreement with Nantong Mingde Heavy Industry for six multipurpose (MPP) vessels to be delivered from mid-2011 onwards, with a Read More »

Shipping company sentenced for pollution-related charges

AJOT | July 09, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Italian shipping company B.Navi Ship Management Services (B.Navi) was sentenced to pay $1,500,000 and serve three years probation in connection with the illegal dumping of oily sludge, bilge wastes, and oil-contaminated ballast water from the M/V Windsor Read More »

Longview welcomes mobile harbor crane

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Longview welcomed their new mobile harbor crane July 1, 2008. The first mobile harbor crane in the fleet, the Liebherr LHM500S arrived aboard the marine vessel (M/V) Emilie K from Austria and was discharged in two shifts by SSA Marine and ILWU Read More »

Almira named Executive Director of Port of Palm Beach

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Palm Beach District Board of Commissioners appointed Almira, a 25-year veteran of the maritime industry, to the Executive Director position on June 24; he formally accepted the position and its three-year contract this morning. Almira’s extens Read More »

Galveston closes on $28.1 million infrastructure loan

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Galveston and the State of Texas closed on a $28.1 million dollar infrastructure improvement loan through the Texas Industry Development Loan Program (TID), which provides long-term capital at below market rates for Texas strategic economic de Read More »

Nigerian President opens APM Terminals Apapa

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, President of Nigeria formally commissioned the modernized Apapa Container Terminal, part of the APM Terminals Global Terminal Network, at the Port of Lagos. The Nigerian Government has commended APM Terminals Apapa Limited for its inv Read More »

Sacramento to export first bulk rice shipment in 30 months

AJOT | July 02, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Sacramento exports on an average of 180,000‐200,000 tons of “bagged rice” per year to Asia. For the first time in two and a half years, an export shipment of “bulk rice” grown in Northern California will be made this week from the Port o Read More »

Green re-elected Chairman of the Board for the GPA

AJOT | June 26, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Board of Directors of the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) re-elected Stephen S. Green Chairman of the Board during its June board meeting. Green, of Savannah, is President and CEO of Stephen Green Properties, a commercial real estate investment and deve Read More »

Florida maritime leaders meet at Port Everglades

AJOT | June 26, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Florida’s maritime leaders, including representatives from cruise lines, cargo shipping and handling companies, labor, legislative and governmental entities, and the state’s 14 deepwater seaports met today at Broward County’s Port Everglades and agreed to Read More »

APM Terminals issues challenge to the industry

AJOT | June 26, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Addressing the Terminal Operators Conference Europe 2008 in Amsterdam, APM Terminals’ COO Peder Sondergaard challenged terminal operators, equipment manufacturers and government officials to answer the needs of capacity, safety, security and environmental Read More »

Record construction at Canaveral

AJOT | June 25, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

With a record $213 million in current projects and newly signed cruise deals bringing the world’s largest ships to Canaveral beginning next year, the Port is generating much-needed jobs and boosting tax revenue for the area’s sagging economy, according to Read More »

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