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Ports & Terminals


Port leader Cernak, 63, dies
Port leader Cernak, 63, dies

Paul Scott Abbott | March 18, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

​U.S. port industry leader Steven M. Cernak is dead at age 63. ​Cernak died Saturday (March 16) following a courageous battle against cancer.

ICTSI upgrades Lae unit ahead of schedule
ICTSI upgrades Lae unit ahead of schedule

AJOT | March 18, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

South Pacific International Container Terminal (SPICT), a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc (ICTSI) in Lae, Papua New Guinea, recently took delivery of three new hybrid rubber tyred gantries (RTGs) ahead of schedule.

Port of Oakland cargo surge cooled off last month
Port of Oakland cargo surge cooled off last month

AJOT | March 15, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

A six-month-long containerized cargo surge came to a halt, as expected, at the Port of Oakland last month. The Port said today that its total February cargo volume was down 1.3 percent from a year ago.

Top wood producer begins shipping through Port of Baltimore

AJOT | March 14, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

Konecranes RTGs to Massport in the USA

AJOT | March 14, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

Log handler premiere at Bauma 2019
Log handler premiere at Bauma 2019

AJOT | March 14, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

For the first time, a machine of Liebherr's maritime division will be presented at the Bauma in Munich. The Liebherr LRS Log Handler already convinces selected test customers with its remarkable performance.

Gulf region drayage grappling with exciting, complex times
Gulf region drayage grappling with exciting, complex times

Paul Scott Abbott | March 14, 2019 | Intermodal News | Road | Ports & Terminals

A retail supply chain shift following Panama Canal expansion and the emergence of production of petrochemical resins for export are among factors presenting challenges for the container drayage business in the Gulf region, according to the head of a major Houston-based drayage provider.

Matson’s second historic US-flagged containership delivered from Philly Shipyard with DNV GL class
Matson’s second historic US-flagged containership delivered from Philly Shipyard with DNV GL class

AJOT | March 13, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Kaimana Hila, the newest containership to join the Matson Navigation Company, Inc. (Matson) fleet, was christened in a ceremony on Saturday, 9 March 2019. At 3,600 TEUs, the "Aloha Class" vessel delivered from Philly Shipyard, Inc. (Philly Shipyard) is the largest containership ever built in the U.S.

OmniTRAX Energy Solutions promotes Remington to VP

AJOT | March 13, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

Port of Virginia volumes up 4.3% vs. prior year

AJOT | March 13, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

Ports Association selects Congressman Díaz-Balart (R-FL) as 2019 ‘Port Person’
Ports Association selects Congressman Díaz-Balart (R-FL) as 2019 ‘Port Person’

AJOT | March 13, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) – the unified and recognized voice of seaports in the Americas – has selected U.S. Congressman and House Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (T-HUD) Subcommittee Ranking Member Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL) as 2019’s “Port Person of the Year” for his stalwart advocacy of the port industry.

Record cocaine busts mark West Africa’s comeback as transit hub

Bloomberg | March 13, 2019 | Maritime News | Ports & Terminals

GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal
GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal

AJOT | March 11, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

The Marshall Islands-flagged LNG carrier ‘LNG/C Golar Snow’ was carrying the first consignment of 78,037m³ of LNG from Ras Laffan in Qatar for the commissioning of the terminal.

Kalmar heavy-duty forklifts to boost steel-handling operations at SLP’s Port of Bilbao facility
Kalmar heavy-duty forklifts to boost steel-handling operations at SLP’s Port of Bilbao facility

AJOT | March 11, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

The order was booked in Cargotec's 2019 Q1 order intake, with delivery scheduled to be completed early in Q3 of 2019.

RX/SeaPort presents 2 tools in run up to Brexit

AJOT | March 11, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

PortMiami breaks record in cargo activity
PortMiami breaks record in cargo activity

AJOT | March 08, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

PortMiami reported its busiest January in history with a total of 104,183 twenty-foot equivalent units of containerized cargo (TEUs) activity, a 17% jump over January 2018 – a record month in its history.  The seaport’s fiscal year runs Oct. 1 - Sept. 30.

Port of Cleveland Elects First Female Chair in 50 Year History

AJOT | March 08, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

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