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SC Ports’ Melvin takes the helm as President and CEO
SC Ports’ Melvin takes the helm as President and CEO

AJOT | July 01, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

South Carolina Ports’ Barbara Melvin steps into her new role as president and CEO today, marking the first woman to lead a top 10 U.S. operating container port.

Regional commission provides key regulatory ruling for A’s stadium and development
Regional commission provides key regulatory ruling for A’s stadium and development

AJOT | July 01, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Removal of Port Priority Use allows proposed ballpark project to move forward

First Coast Terminals celebrates one-year anniversary

AJOT | July 01, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

Kemi Shipping orders eight Konecranes E-VER electric forklifts to its fleet in northern Finland
Kemi Shipping orders eight Konecranes E-VER electric forklifts to its fleet in northern Finland

AJOT | July 01, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Kemi Shipping Oy, owned by Finnish Metsä Group, has ordered eight award-winning Konecranes E-VER fully electric forklifts including full service contracts for their operations in the Port of Kemi.

EOSA Statement re: BCDC

AJOT | July 01, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

J.B. Hunt to expedite overseas delivery of new containers and customer freight with long-term service agreement
J.B. Hunt to expedite overseas delivery of new containers and customer freight with long-term service agreement

AJOT | June 30, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Intermodal | Road | Ports & Terminals

Custom-branded Johnelle and Johnnie Bryan vessels lead delivery on company commitment to grow capacity

Key US ports brace for expiration of dockworker union contract
Key US ports brace for expiration of dockworker union contract

Bloomberg | June 30, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

A labor contract for 22,000 US West Coast dockworkers is on the verge of expiring, opening the door to strikes, lockouts or work stoppages -- but both sides still appear willing to avoid such disruptions amid the busiest season of the year for shipping.

LA port chief sees no strike as labor-contract expiry looms
LA port chief sees no strike as labor-contract expiry looms

Bloomberg | June 30, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

The head of the US’s busiest port said he doesn’t foresee strikes at about 30 West Coast maritime hubs even as the labor contract for 22,000 dockworkers is about to lapse on Friday without a new deal.

SA Recycling hits milestone in iron ore exports
SA Recycling hits milestone in iron ore exports

AJOT | June 30, 2022 | Maritime | Bulk | International Trade | Commodity | Ports & Terminals

The SA Recycling terminal in the Port of Long Beach has topped a total of 2.5 million tons in exports of iron ore since October 2020, showing strong growth in the shipment of a resource once added to diversify the terminal’s business beyond the processing and export of recyclable metal.

Port of Rotterdam & Shell lead with new green hydrogen generation
Port of Rotterdam & Shell lead with new green hydrogen generation

Stas Margaronis | June 29, 2022 | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals | Ports

At the Port of Rotterdam, Shell will soon begin construction of a facility that will provide green hydrogen.

Singapore’s $40 billion mega-port takes aim at shipping chaos
Singapore’s $40 billion mega-port takes aim at shipping chaos

Bloomberg | June 29, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

City state’s plan for a highly automated port with double the existing capacity offers a strategy for easing global supply-chain congestion.

Rees: Galveston Wharves is prepared for busy hurricane season
Rees: Galveston Wharves is prepared for busy hurricane season

AJOT | June 29, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

Meteorologists are forecasting above-normal activity during the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season with 14-21 named storms, 6-10 hurricanes and 3-6 major storms. Rodger Rees Galveston Wharves Port Director and CEO says Galveston Wharves is ready with a comprehensive preparedness and response plan built on years of experience and expertise. 

ContainerPort Group introduces DrayPal, custom app for owner operators
ContainerPort Group introduces DrayPal, custom app for owner operators

AJOT | June 29, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech | Shipping Technology

App designed to address key pain points, help truckers grow their business

Damen delivers modular DOP dredger to Mozambique
Damen delivers modular DOP dredger to Mozambique

AJOT | June 28, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Damen delivered a DOP Dredger 200 to EMODRAGA, the leading dredging company in Mozambique.

UWL and Swire Shipping announce Seattle to Vietnam express US export ocean service
UWL and Swire Shipping announce Seattle to Vietnam express US export ocean service

AJOT | June 28, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

21-day transit and guaranteed equipment and space

US supply-chain jams take new life with rail, warehouse squeeze
US supply-chain jams take new life with rail, warehouse squeeze

Bloomberg | June 28, 2022 | Intermodal | Rail | Ports & Terminals

Public attention has waned two years into the crisis that disrupted global supply chains, giving the impression that everything is back to normal. On the ground, the US’s busiest port complex is still battling bottlenecks across the board.

JAXPORT and Trailer Bridge reach long-term lease agreement strengthening Jacksonville’s commitment to the Puerto Rico trade
JAXPORT and Trailer Bridge reach long-term lease agreement strengthening Jacksonville’s commitment to the Puerto Rico trade

AJOT | June 27, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Jacksonville is the number one port for trade between the U.S. mainland and Puerto Rico

GIC, OMERS Infrastructure and Wren House to acquire Direct ChassisLink Inc.

AJOT | June 27, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

San Pedro Bay ports container dwell fee on hold through July 1
San Pedro Bay ports container dwell fee on hold through July 1

AJOT | June 27, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

San Pedro Bay ports continue to monitor cargo flow

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