AJOT Digital Edition
Issue #588

Cover of issue-588.png

Intermodalism

Inland Ports

View Issue #588 Now!

2014 Media Kit

Ports & Terminals

Page 150 of 241 pages ‹ First  < 148 149 150 151 152 >  Last ›

More ships at US ports

AJOT | June 14, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

A report released from the U.S. Maritime Administration shows more ships are stopping at U.S. ports. The stops, or vessel calls, rebounded by 13 percent in 2010, after an eight percent decline in 2009. Oceangoing vessel calls reflect waterborne trade be Read More »

Portek says yet to decide on ICTSI takeover offer

AJOT | June 14, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The head of Singapore's port operator Portek International said the company has not yet decided on a takeover bid from the Philippines' International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) .

ICTSI has offered S$1.20 for each Portek share, valuing the Read More »

Congestion hits Thai ports, sugar exports still flow

AJOT | June 14, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Congestion in Thai ports and problems with river transportation forced trading houses to find alternative routes to ship sugar, allaying fears of a build up in stocks as domestic output hits record this year, industry sources said.

Cargo clearance at Read More »

Port signs lease with Sapa Extrusions

AJOT | June 14, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Vancouver announced the signing of a long-term lease with Sapa Extrusions, North America’s largest provider of extruded aluminum profiles, for a 142,800 square foot building located at 2001 Kototbuki Way. The 15-year lease, with two five-year Read More »

South Korea’s main port to handle 15% more cargo this year

AJOT | June 14, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

South Korea's Busan container port, the world's fifth busiest, expects to handle around 15 percent more cargo this year than last due to strong imports from China and regional transhipments, a port executive said.

Increased activity at South Korea's m Read More »

Mattern appointed new CEO at Port of Hamburg Marketing

AJOT | June 13, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Axel Mattern is to become Chief Executive Officer at Port of Hamburg Marketing Association. The decision to appoint him to the Port of Hamburg Marketing executive board was taken by the association’s supervisory board at its meeting on 31 May 2011, effect Read More »

Grindrod to expand coal terminals

AJOT | June 13, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Shipping and logistics group Grindrod plans to expand its Mozambican and South African coal terminals to meet fast-growing demand for export capacity from miners, its chief executive said.

South African coal miners have for years been unable to ship a Read More »

The Massportis full steam ahead adding another cargo service

AJOT | June 13, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) announced that a new weekly cargo service connecting Boston with Halifax, Nova Scotia is set to begin June 14 giving New England businesses a reliable and eThe “New England-Halifax Shuttle” to be operated by Ame Read More »

Cargotec prepares for the future with ‘Port 2060’

AJOT | June 13, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

More than 50 years after the start of containerization, Cargotec has envisaged the way the port of the future might look against a possible backdrop of game-change technology and innovation.

The project, dubbed 'Port 2060', was devised to spark discus Read More »

Premium Article  Can you hear me now?

Peter Buxbaum | June 12, 2011 | Ports & Terminals | Transport Intermediaries

Warehouses are using voice recognition systems to streamline pick operations and boost their accuracy.

In an environment in which companies continually strive to reduce their supply chain costs, warehouse professionals are constantly challenged Read More »

Bangkok Port’s wharf closure snarls cargo clearance

AJOT | June 06, 2011 | Ports & Terminals

Cargo clearance at Bangkok Klong Toei Port has slowed because of the temporary closure of some wharves, which will last until late this year, forcing ship operators to slap congestion surcharges on cargo firms, shippers and officials said.

The partial Read More »

Page 150 of 241 pages ‹ First  < 148 149 150 151 152 >  Last ›