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Port of Brunswick: Realizing new potential

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

During the annual Brunswick State of the Port, Executive Director for the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) Doug J. Marchand, announced the Port of Brunswick handled more than 2.6 million tons of cargo, an eight-percent increase, setting a new record for tota Read More »

DCT Gdansk celebrates first year in business

AJOT | October 22, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

In October, the Polish deepwater container terminal DCT Gdansk celebrated its first birthday with a large reception party, attended by close to 300 people. Amongst invited guests were to be found representatives of freight forwarders, shipping lines and r Read More »

Galveston’s collaborative efforts facilitate recovery

AJOT | October 12, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Galveston is easing back up to full strength, following substantial damage inflicted by Hurricane Ike. Recovery efforts have been speedy, in part due to quick action by the Port’s Board of Trustees in giving Port Director Steven Cernak tempor Read More »

Progress continues on DP3

AJOT | October 12, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Progress on the Deltaport Third Berth Project (DP3) is going well as work continues on the marine works portion of the project. Port Metro Vancouver is responsible for the marine works construction for DP3. The marine works mainly involve the creation of Read More »

Port of Savannah: Strengthening Advantages

AJOT | October 09, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Doug J. Marchand, Executive Director of the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), outlined actions required to achieve continued growth and prosperity for the Port of Savannah during his annual State of the Port speech, “Strengthening Our Advantages.” Read More »

2008 retail container traffic lowest since 2005

AJOT | October 09, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is now expected to decline 6.5% in 2008 compared with 2007 as merchants carefully manage inventories in response to the nation’s slow economy, according to the monthly Port Tracker report released Read More »

Qingdao vessel calls first at Yantai Port

AJOT | October 08, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Yantai Rising Dragon International Container Terminal Ltd. (YRDICTL) recently serviced Qingdao Marine Noah’s Ark Shipping Co., Ltd.’s J. Pioneer during the latter’s maiden voyage to the Yantai Rising Dragon International Container Terminal in Shandong, C Read More »

Ports America opens packaging company

AJOT | October 08, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Ports America Baltimore, Inc. has expanded its portfolio of capabilities, flexibility and services with the opening of a packaging operation in its Dundalk facility on November 1, 2008. This will establish Ports America’s first on-dock packaging and wareh Read More »

PNCT wins terminal awards

AJOT | October 08, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Port Newark Container Terminal (PNCT) recently received two prestigious awards from the Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers, Inc., an organization that is dedicated to the representation of the trucking industry in the ports of New York and New Jersey Read More »

New Orleans settles lawsuit for Katrina damages with insurer

AJOT | October 08, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Board of Commissioners of the Port of New Orleans approved the settlement of its lawsuit with property insurer FM Global for an undisclosed amount. This amicable resolution follows almost two years of intense negotiations and legal skirmishes. Both si Read More »

Governor Schwarzenegger vetoes ‘Lowenthal’ bill

AJOT | October 08, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The following statement was issued by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger to the California State Senate regarding Senate Bill 974 (also known as the 'Lowenthal' bill) that would have resulted in a $30/TEU or $60/FEU charge for containers moving thr Read More »

Port of Vancouver USA purchases second mobile harbor crane

AJOT | October 08, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Following up on authorization from the Port of Vancouver USA Board of Commissioners, the port has signed a contract with Austrian crane manufacturer Liebherr to purchase a second mobile harbor crane, Executive Director Larry Paulson announced. Read More »

Port Rotterdam and Amsterdam to merge

AJOT | October 08, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

As of July 1, 2009, the ports of Rotterdam and Amsterdam will have one joint port community system. To achieve this, the organizations behind the two current systems - Port infolink in Rotterdam and PortNET in Amsterdam – are to merge. Via one port commun Read More »

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