Ports & Terminals

‘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 »

New GAC base opens to drive UK renewable energy sector

AJOT | May 05, 2015 | Breakbulk & Projects | Projects | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Great Yarmouth support hub for offshore wind farms in Southern North Sea Read More »