Silk Way West Airlines stays on its expansion course by adding regular flights between Liège Airport and its global cargo hub in Baku. As of the end of April 2018, the twice weekly flights into Liege connecting the Baku Hub had been started.
Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has acquired a 100% shareholding in its former WFS Ireland joint venture after buying the minority shareholding of its partners, Gerry Jackson and Brendan Byrne. The transaction was completed at the end of March.
AJOT | May 14, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech
Work has begun at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque on the conversion of the trailing suction hopper dredger (TSHD) Samuel de Champlain from diesel-electric propulsion to dual-fuel capability combining MGO and LNG.
AJOT | May 14, 2018 | Maritime | People | Appointments
ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd. announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has appointed Xavier Destriau as the company’s new CFO, effective June 15, 2018. He will be replacing Acting CFO, Mr. Yohai Benita, who has completed his position at ZIM.
The U.S. and China signaled a desire to avoid a costly trade war after President Donald Trump offered a lifeline to beleaguered telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp. and China’s Xi Jinping dispatched his top economic adviser to Washington.
Joined by community members and project stakeholders, the Port of Hueneme celebrated the groundbreaking of the Terminal Paving Improvement phase of their Intermodal Infrastructure Project today. The project is possible in large part thank to a $1.5 million of grant awarded from the United States Economic Development Administration (EDA).
Virginia Maritime Association and Hampton Roads Shipping Association are privileged to have had the service of Arthur W. Moye, Jr. as their Executive Vice President since November 1, 2004, and proud to award the 2018 “Distinguished Service Award” for his extended and readiness to assist the Maritime Industry in promoting, protecting and encouraging Virginia’s ports.