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Ports & Terminals

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Edmonds re-appointed Chairman of Port Commission

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

By unanimous vote, the Harris County Commissioners Court and the Houston City Council on Tuesday jointly re-appointed James T. Edmonds as chairman of the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority. County commissioners and city council members gathe Read More »

Mobile’s new bay front park

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Alabama State Port Authority officially handed Mobile’s newest bay front park over to the City of Mobile at a ceremony attended by community leaders and recreational enthusiasts. Arlington Park, located within the city limits on the western shore of Read More »

Facts about the Jones Act and the Gulf Oil Spill

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf has brought the Jones Act into the news. Some are saying that the Act is somehow hindering the spill recovery efforts. The Maritime Cabotage Task Force has put together the following document to sepa Read More »

Sramek elected Commission President for 2nd term

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Nick Sramek was named to his second consecutive term as President of the Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners on Monday, June 21, by his fellow commissioners as part of the commission’s annual board officers selection. Read More »

GPA awarded $2.72 million grant to repower RTG cranes

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has been awarded a United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grant in conjunction with the National Clean Diesel Funding Assistance Program. The $2.72 million award will rep Read More »

APM Terminals sees 2010 container port volume growth

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals, the port operating arm of Danish shipping and oil conglomerate A.P. Moller-Maersk, sees global container port volumes growing again in 2010 after a steep drop in 2009.

"I would expect a 5 to 10 percent annual growth in volumes Read More »

Port Corpus Christi creates a Communications Department

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Corpus Christi has reinvented itself in the last 10 years. As the Port continues its role as the economic engine of the Coastal Bend and become a more diverse gateway to the world, the restructure of the marketing and communications efforts is param Read More »

Port Manatee’s second container crane arrives

AJOT | June 27, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Port Manatee’s second mobile harbor container crane arrived today from Gottwald Port Technology’s factory in Germany.

The 420-ton crane arrived onboard the M/V Beluga Endeavor and is being discharged today and assembled onsite by its sister c Read More »

DP World concession extension in Maputo, Mozambique

AJOT | June 17, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

Global marine terminal operator DP World announced that its concession for the port of Maputo, Mozambique has been extended to 2033 with an option to extend for a further ten years. DP World holds the concession to operate the container terminal at the po Read More »

Premium Article  East coast seaports lasso highly competitive ro-ro business

Karen Thuermer | June 16, 2010 | Breakbulk & Projects | Ports & Terminals

When one thinks of a rodeo, one imagines cowboys on horses lassoing steers and sheep in front of a cheering crowd.

But each year in May, the rodeo takes a different meaning at Dundalk Terminal at the Port of Baltimore, possibly the only seapo Read More »

Relative rise in container transshipment

AJOT | June 16, 2010 | Ports & Terminals

In 2009, the share of container transhipment (1) in the port of Rotterdam rose from 28% to 30%. (2) Because the total throughput declined with 10%, to 9.7 million TEU, transhipment volume dropped 2% to 2.9 million TEU. Read More »

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