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Ports & Terminals

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Quay move for Felixstowe South cranes

AJOT | September 02, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The first three ship-to-shore gantry cranes have been delivered to the Port of Felixstowe’s new Felixstowe South development. The cranes are the biggest of their type in the world, and are capable of handling future generations of container ships with 24 Read More »

Rental company orders a total of eight Kalmar reachstackers

AJOT | September 02, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Belgium-based equipment rental company Cuypers Vorkliften N.V. has awarded Cargotec an order for six Kalmar DRF450-60S5M reachstackers. The company plans to lease the machines to its customers operating at the Port of Antwerp. The agreement was made in th Read More »

Harwich International welcomes largest jack-up vessel

AJOT | September 02, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Further evidence of the crucial role played by Harwich International Port in the development of the offshore renewables industry has been provided by the maiden call of the MPI Resolution, the largest jack-up vessel seen at the port to date.

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China’s CHEC in $600 million Venezuela port project

AJOT | September 02, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Venezuela is refurbishing its main port, Puerto Cabello, with Chinese help at a cost of $600 million after decades of under-investment and spurred on by a scandal over rotting food, officials said.

China Harbor Engineering Company (CHEC), a s Read More »

100th mega container ship in Rotterdam

AJOT | August 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

On August 26th, the Evelyn Maersk was the 100th ultra large container carrier (ULCC) to sail into the port of Rotterdam in 2010. A ULCC is a ship that can carry more than 10,000 TEU (unit measurement for containers). It was less than three years ago that Read More »

Port of New Orleans christens new dredge

AJOT | August 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Patricia Karst Reed honored her late husband, former Port of New Orleans Executive Director Edward S. “Ned” Reed, by christening the Port’s new dredge that bears his name.

The dredge is the third owned by the Board of Commissioners of the Por Read More »

JAXPORT names Interim Executive Director

AJOT | August 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Board of Directors of the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) appointed Chris Kauffmann interim Executive Director following the decision by Rick Ferrin to step down from this role. Ferrin has agreed to serve in a new position where he will exercise Read More »

GPA welcomes 8,500-TEU vessel

AJOT | August 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) welcomed the largest vessel ever to call on the Port of Savannah recently when the 8,500-TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) M/V CMA CGM Figaro docked at Garden City Terminal.

"The future of shipping is here to Read More »

GPA moves more than a quarter million TEUs in July

AJOT | August 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Georgia Ports Authority’s (GPA) Executive Director Curtis J. Foltz announced that the GPA moved more than a quarter million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) in July 2010, marking the best month ever in GPA’s history and continuing eight consecutive mon Read More »

50 Kalmar terminal tractors for Mexico

AJOT | August 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Cargotec has received an order for 50 Kalmar Ottawa 4x2 terminal tractors from Idealease, a North American-based truck and equipment lease and rental services business. The units will be leased to a customer operating at the ports of Lázaro Cárdenas and M Read More »

Forth Ports profit up, eyes ports acquisitions

AJOT | August 29, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Forth Ports reported an expected 29 percent rise in first-half profit, driven by growing container volumes and cost cutting initiatives, and said it would look to acquire other port businesses. Read More »

Colombia’s new coal port to start H2 2011

AJOT | August 24, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Colombia's 28-million-ton-a-year Puerto Brisa port will begin operations, mainly for coal exporters, toward the end of 2011, its vice president said.

The world's No. 5 coal exporter expects to double coal output by 2019, and coal players comp Read More »

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