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Premium Article  Sea Containers, Ltd. announced that Robert MacKenzie has been appointed . . .

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Interviews

Sea Containers, Ltd. announced that Robert MacKenzie has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of the company.

James B. Sherwood, the founder of the company, remains Chairman in a non-executive capacit Read More »

Premium Article  PORT SECURITY & TECHNOLOGY 2006 - Science and cargo security

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Air Cargo

A Massachusetts company, backed by funding from the Department of Homeland Security, is developing what it calls the next generation of explosive detection systems for cargo security. What differentiates this new system from its predecessors, according to Read More »

Premium Article  PORT SECURITY & Technology 2006 - New York inventor develops cargo security method

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Air Cargo

According to the US Patent & Trademark Office: “A comprehensive and effective system at detecting unauthorized hazardous materials such as explosives potentially placed by terrorists in cargo or freight, such as air cargo, is disclosed. The system is cost Read More »

Premium Article  PORT SECURITY & Technology 2006 - SEPTA

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Air Cargo

On Feb. 8th SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) will unveil its complete security prevention technology including the new Siegma System from HiEnergy Technogies. The Speakers below will discuss and demonstrate live, how this technol Read More »

Port of Vancouver records moderate increase for 2005

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

Trade through the Port of Vancouver grew four percent to 76.3 million tons in 2005, with exports of petroleum products and canola showing marked increases of 27% and 17% respectively; and, container traffic attaining a new record of 1.77 million teus. Inc Read More »

MARAD, Beaumont honor SE Texas maritime industry

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

The City of Beaumont and US Department of Transportation, Maritime Administration, honored the Southeast Texas maritime industry for its response to Hurricanes Rita and Katrina. The event was held in Beaumont, January 31, 2006. Read More »

SC State Ports Authority Sets New Volume Record

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

In 2005, the SPA's facilities in the Port of Charleston handled 1.98 million teus, up 6% from 2004. The SPA's breakbulk and bulk cargo through Charleston, Georgetown and Port Royal totaled 1.9 million tons, up 2% from 2004. Read More »

Carlile opens new multi-modal facility at Port of Tacoma

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Breakbulk & Projects

While international trade through the Port of Tacoma continues to grow by leaps and bounds, the Port's domestic trade with Alaska, accounting for 30% of the Port's total trade volume, is strengthening. Read More »

Odyssey elects Vice Admiral Edward Straw as Chairman of the Board Logistics

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Odyssey elects Vice Admiral Edward Straw as Chairman of the Board Logistics expert to bolster Odyssey's Board; Provide added insight for company expansion Read More »

Export filing rules will soon change

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

In first quarter 2006, a US Census Bureau amendment to Foreign Trade Statistics Regulations (FTSR) is expected to replace paper export shipment filing of the Shipper's Export Declaration (SED) with mandatory Electronic Export Information (EEI) filing thro Read More »

Ecu-Line obtains CEPA license for China

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Transport Intermediaries

Over the last few years, Ecu-Line is doing everything possible to strengthen its presence in Asia, the fastest growing continent. Ecu-Line already has offices in Japan, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong. More concrete expansion Read More »

Schneider introduces new owner-operator tractor leasing program

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Intermodal

Schneider National Inc. announced changes to its owner-operator tractor leasing program to support driver success in the face of rising fuel costs. The new Owner-Operator Success Lease Program is offered by Schneider Finance, Inc., a truck financing subsi Read More »

Florida East Coast Railway to purchase new locomotives

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Intermodal

Florida East Coast Railway ('FEC'), the transportation subsidiary of Florida East Coast Industries, Inc., announced an agreement with Electro- Motive Diesel, Inc. to purchase four new SD70M-2 diesel locomotives. FEC expects to take delivery of all four lo Read More »

USW Assails Bush Admin’s ‘Alice in Wonderland view’ of US economy;

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | International Trade

The United Steelworkers (USW) assailed President Bush's State of the Union speech as 'an exercise in Alice in Wonderland rhetoric.' Read More »

Trade in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union boosting prosperity

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | International Trade

Most countries in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union are benefiting from their reintegration into the world trading system, but to take full advantage of greater liberalization, they must push ahead more strongly on domestic reforms, according to Read More »

EU welcomes Byrd repeal, regrets transition period

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | International Trade

The European Commission welcomed a US decision on Feb. 2 to repeal a contentious antidumping trade law, known as the 'Byrd Amendment,' but expressed anger that the repeal was effective from September 2007, not immediately. Read More »

Emirates SkyCargo’s services to South India soar

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Air Cargo

With a large population of expatriate Keralites based in the Gulf, freight forwarders and shippers in the region are keen to see the start of Emirates SkyCargo's services to Thiruvananthapuram, the cargo division's second destination in Kerala. Read More »

Cargo-partner opens office at Graz Airport

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Air Cargo

Effective immediately, transport-logistician cargo-partner will start offering its services through the wholly-owned office at Graz Airport. The Eastern European network established by the Austrian air and sea freight specialist has received worldwide att Read More »

WTSA lines shift to monthly fuel surcharge adjustments

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Liner Shipping

Container shipping lines in the US-Asia freight market have announced an upcoming change in the way they calculate and adjust bunker and inland fuel surcharges. Effective May 1, 2006, Westbound Trans-Pacific Stabilization Agreement (WTSA) member lines wi Read More »

Porsche championship team chose Senator Lines (Bremen) ...

AJOT | February 05, 2006 | Liner Shipping

To give themselves the best preparation for this year's very early start to the Supercup season on March 12, 2006 in Bahrain, the Lechner championship team decided to do their training 'overseas.' Read More »

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