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Rotterdam starts construction of Maasvlakte 2

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

With the press of a button, Mayor Ivo Opstelten set in motion the sand-spraying operation for Maasvlakte 2. This, in turn, was the starting signal for this expansion of the port of Rotterdam. “An historic day for our mainport. After 15 years of making pla Read More »

Agility acquires Geopetrol in Canada

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Agility, a global logistics provider, announced the acquisition of Geopetrol International Limited, a top freight forwarding and logistics company specializing in the Canadian oil and gas market. Read More »

Matson Global acquires Bay Area warehousing & distribution company

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Matson Integrated Logistics ('MIL') announced that its Matson Global Distribution Services subsidiary ('Matson Global') has completed the acquisition of Pacific American Services, LLC., ('PACAM'), a leading regional, asset-light warehousing, packaging and Read More »

NLM launches truckload brokerage services

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Increasing its on-demand dynamic shipment capabilities, third-party logistics provider, NLM is introducing truckload brokerage services as part of its diverse suite of transportation solutions. With this new service, customers will be able to leverage NLM Read More »

Advent’s VESystems upgrades PierPASS

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

VESystems announced the successful transition and upgrade of the PierPASS Traffic Mitigation Fee System for the Los Angeles / Long Beach California ports. In May 2008, PierPASS awarded the VESystems/Advent, Inc. team a three year operations and system rep Read More »

Norfolk Southern says NTSB’s finding on 2006 train accident is erroneous

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Intermodal

In a formal petition filed with the National Transportation Safety Board, Norfolk Southern Railway Company presented documentation and analysis, including new evidence, clearly establishing good cause for the NTSB to reexamine and amend its conclusion reg Read More »

ATA submits final brief in L.A. ports’ Concession Plan challenge

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Intermodal

The American Trucking Associations, with the support of its Intermodal Motor Carriers Conference, filed its legal reply in the US District Court in California to the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach's defense of their "Concession Plans." Read More »

Swiss WorldCargo to pioneer paperless cargo management process

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Air Cargo

Swiss WorldCargo has been selected by IATA to pioneer the introduction of a new 'e-freight' facility. With preparations in top gear from November on, "No paper, thanks!" will soon be the Swiss WorldCargo motto: from the beginning of next year, Switzerland Read More »

Maersk commercial cargo to and from Iraq reopened

AJOT | September 01, 2008 | Liner Shipping

Maersk Line announced that as of September 1, 2008 Maersk has reopened the acceptance of commercial cargo to and from Iraq. This move is in response to the growing demand from our customers and the increased number of projects and volumes in and out of Ir Read More »

MLL adds tanker to US Flag Fleet

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Breakbulk & Projects

Maersk Line, Limited (MLL) has completed the purchase of a 47,000 DWT product tanker to add to its US flag vessel fleet. The M/T MARCO, which will be reflagged as the MAERSK MICHIGAN in early September, is a 182-meter double hull medium-range tanker buil Read More »

PIA turns over Mindanao port to ICTSI

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Phividec Industrial Authority (PIA) formally turned over the Mindanao Container Terminal (MCT) to Mindanao International Container Terminal Services Inc. (MICTSI). The turnover ceremony was held at the MCT berthside and was attended by Phividec officers, Read More »

TransGroup Worldwide Logistics key in the Port of Duluth’s emergence as gateway for wind energy

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Duluth-Superior, which has been emerging as a key link in the wind energy supply chain worldwide, marks another milestone this week as the Dutch-flagged cargo ship Flinterland, loaded with 54 wind turbine blades manufactured here in North Amer Read More »

Mercedes-Benz USA breaks ground on preparation center in Brunswick, GA

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

Governor Sonny Perdue congratulated Mercedes-Benz USA for breaking ground on a new Vehicle Preparation Center in Brunswick at the Georgia Ports Authority’s Colonel’s Island facility. Read More »

APM Terminals reports strong improvement, revenue growth of 27%

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

APM Terminals, one of the leading global developers and operators of ports and container terminals, realized a net result of USD 185 million for the 1st Half 2008, compared to USD 51 million for the same period of last year. Revenue increased by 27% to US Read More »

Baltimore, Ceres Terminals welcome new export service to West Africa & Europe

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Maryland Port Administration (MPA) and Ceres Terminals Incorporated welcomed a new roll on/roll off (Ro/Ro) export service today by European Red Sea African Lines (ERSAL) to the Port of Baltimore’s North Locust Point Terminal. Ceres Marine Terminals i Read More »

Indiana awards $500,000 in infrastructure projects

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

The Ports of Indiana Commission approved more than $500,000 in contracts to five Indiana companies during Thursday’s meeting at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor. Read More »

Port of Montreal outperforms its competitors in Q1 2008

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

During the first quarter of 2008, the Port of Montreal reported the highest growth, irrespective of shipping lanes, in comparison to both the ports of Vancouver and Halifax and to ports on the US East Coast, according to American Association of Port Autho Read More »

NRS submits letter of intent to comply with port of L.A. Clean Truck Program

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Ports & Terminals

National Retail Systems, Inc. (NRS), a provider of global logistics services to America's retailers, announced it has submitted a letter of intent to the Port of Los Angeles committing to a pier trucking fleet that meets the standards of the Clean Truck P Read More »

DACHSER consolidates seafreight activities in the Basle region

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Transport Intermediaries

Since the beginning of August 2008, the international logistics provider DACHSER has handled its seafreight operations for Switzerland from a new branch near Basle. DACHSER Switzerland's seafreight department has moved from Glattbrugg to Basle; air freigh Read More »

CN and City of Joliet approve agreement on CN acquisition

AJOT | August 28, 2008 | Intermodal

CN said that it has reached an agreement with the City of Joliet regarding CN's proposed acquisition of the major portion of the Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Company (EJ&E). The agreement resolves the outstanding concerns the City of Joliet has related Read More »

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