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Issue #587

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Project Cargo / Heavy Lift Bi-Annial

South Carolina Ports

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2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

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PT FPS Indonesia opens in Tangerang

AJOT | January 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

PT FPS Indonesia, a member of the international forwarding and logistics network - Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS Group) - has opened a new branch office at Tangerang to consolidate the forwarder’s growing business in Indonesia.

The new branch Read More »

Prince Rupert records 12 year-high cargo volumes in 2009

AJOT | January 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Prince Rupert has sailed safely through the receding global economic storm, recording its highest volume throughput since 1997. The port handled 12,173,672 tonnes of cargo in 2009, up 15 per cent over 2008 volumes.
The higher volumes in Read More »

Heavy lift barge crane to position in the Port of Mobile

AJOT | January 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Beginning May 2010, the Alabama State Port Authority and Barnhart Crane & Rigging will provide heavy lift barge crane services to cargo customers at the Port of Mobile. The Authority launched its Request for Proposals process in October 2009 seeking a pri Read More »

ICTSI Latin American unit first to be ISO certified

AJOT | January 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Contecon Guayaquil S.A. (CGSA), manager and operator of Guayaquil Multipurpose and Container Terminal (GMCT) recently became the first Latin American container port to be ISO certified after the company received four ISO certifications: ISO 9001 (Quality Read More »

Premium Article  Indian trucks soon to be Georgia-bound

Karen Thuermer | January 24, 2010 | International Trade | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Just as Ann Durham, president, Global Vehicles U.S.A., Inc., brings the right mix of business acumen, industry experience and people skills to lead her company in the introduction of India’s Mahindra trucks to the American public, the Georgia Port Authori Read More »

Premium Article  Albacor Shipping (USA) Inc.

AJOT | January 24, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Albacor Shipping (USA) Inc. transported three transformers  weighing each 850,000 lbs (385 metric tonnes) 37’4 L x 13’ 2 W x 18’6 H. to the Marissa, ILL Prairie States Generating Station. Loaded by heavy lift ship to barge, barged from the Port of New Orl Read More »

Premium Article  GPA offers break bulk advantages

Karen Thuermer | January 24, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

The break bulk business is rapidly changing with some commodities like agri-products now being moved more frequently in containers. Officials at the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) are keeping a watchful eye on this business, as well as identifying other br Read More »

Premium Article  Georgia Ports is head of the funnel with no empty miles

Karen Thuermer | January 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority is readying itself for the future, despite the fact that seaports everywhere have been faced with diminished cargo volumes and less traffic due to the worldwide economic downturn.

“We are doing well compared to other p Read More »

Premium Article  Bromma wins new North America order

AJOT | January 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

The world’s leading crane spreader company, Stockholm (Sweden) based Bromma, has been awarded a major new contract from Georgia Port Authority for 25 RTG yard crane spreaders, with delivery set for mid-2010. Earlier in 2009 Bromma won a new order for 4 ST Read More »

Liebherr Mobile Harbour Cranes year in review

AJOT | January 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

In a highly volatile business environment, Liebherr’s Mobile Harbour Crane Division delivered satisfactory operational performance. In 2009, deliveries amounted to 74 Mobile Harbour Cranes and thus were 27% below those of the previous year’s period. In co Read More »

Port joins Haiti relief efforts

AJOT | January 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Commissioner Wayne Richards is taking a leading role in Palm Beach County’s response to the catastrophic earthquake in Haiti. At a mobilization meeting of community leaders on Friday, Richards described a two prong approach. First, Missionary Flights Read More »

Deltaport’s new third berth to officially open for business

AJOT | January 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The construction of Deltaport’s third berth is now complete and officially opened for business on January 18, 2010. Deltaport is the largest container terminal in Canada, handling approximately 45 per cent of the containerized cargo that moves through Ca Read More »

Port of Long Beach posts trade increases

AJOT | January 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Reversing a precipitous, extended trade decline, the Port of Long Beach reported the first increases in monthly container cargo numbers in two years.

In an unexpected surge, imported cargo increased by more than 13 percent in December 2009 fr Read More »

Authorities delay reopening of Port of Morehead City facility

AJOT | January 13, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Authorities delayed the reopening of the NC State Ports Authority Port of Morehead City as utmost safety procedures are exercised in the remediation of a hazardous materials incident. The Port terminal was closed on January 12th as Carteret County first r Read More »

Awarding of the Gold-Headed Cane at the Port of Montreal

AJOT | January 11, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The President and Chief Executive Officer of the Montreal Port Authority, Sylvie Vachon, officially inaugurated the start of the new year of acitivities at the Port of Montreal (MPA) by awarding the Gold-Headed Cane to Captain Steven Lloyd, of the UK, Mas Read More »

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