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Ports & Terminals


Trump trade war leaves Pacific Northwest port growth at risk
Trump trade war leaves Pacific Northwest port growth at risk

Bloomberg | March 08, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

An industry that saw dramatic growth in the 10 years before Donald Trump became president is now concerned his administration’s trade tussle with China, and the lack of a deal with Japan, will cut future growth short.

SEA\LNG welcomes first North American port member

AJOT | March 07, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

Infrastructure bill seen as difficult to pass amid funding disputes
Infrastructure bill seen as difficult to pass amid funding disputes

Bloomberg | March 06, 2019 | Intermodal News | Road | Ports & Terminals

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said passage of legislation to improve U.S. infrastructure isn’t likely this year without a consensus that includes President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans over how to pay for it.

First Mobile Harbour Crane with Exhaust Gas Stage V for bayernhafen
First Mobile Harbour Crane with Exhaust Gas Stage V for bayernhafen

AJOT | March 06, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

The new machine in the port of Passau is the first Liebherr Mobile Harbour Crane to comply with the new exhaust gas purification stage V.

Liverpool adds another new service ahead of recruitment drive
Liverpool adds another new service ahead of recruitment drive

AJOT | March 06, 2019 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The news comes after the 2M shipping alliance confirmed at the end of 2018 that Liverpool will be a permanent call on its TA4 transatlantic service.

Kalmar’s proven, eco-efficient hybrid straddle carrier technology selected by DP World for four of its European container terminals
Kalmar’s proven, eco-efficient hybrid straddle carrier technology selected by DP World for four of its European container terminals

AJOT | March 06, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to supply DP World with a total of 63 Kalmar Hybrid Straddle Carriers for use at four of its European container terminals

Ports in the Hauts-de-France region innovate with Channel Pass

AJOT | March 06, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Port of Halifax South End Terminal extension update
Port of Halifax South End Terminal extension update

AJOT | March 06, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

The first phase of work on the South End Container Terminal extension at the Port of Halifax is well underway. This involves dredging of soft material that has accumulated over time.

Konecranes wins order for four large mobile harbor cranes from YILPORT
Konecranes wins order for four large mobile harbor cranes from YILPORT

AJOT | March 05, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Two of the large Konecranes Gottwald cranes will begin operation in Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala, in mid-2019, followed by two cranes in Puerto Bolivar, Ecuador, just two months later.

Port of Vancouver USA welcomes the M/V Gallop on her maiden voyage
Port of Vancouver USA welcomes the M/V Gallop on her maiden voyage

AJOT | March 05, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

VANCOUVER, Wash. – The Port of Vancouver USA welcomed the M/V Gallop, commanded by Capt. Choi Jung-Hoon of South Korea, on her maiden voyage to the U.S. Feb. 28. The M/V Gallop is crewed by 21 seafarers from Myanmar and South Korea. She is owned and operated by MOL Chemical Tankers and was represented in the Columbia River by Nora Pasca with Norton Lilly International. The vessel, which is 180 feet long with a deadweight capacity of 37,343 metric tons, was built in Japan and launched Jan. 15. The M/V Gallop discharged approximately 7,888 liquid metric tons of sodium hydroxide at the Port of Vancouver. Her final destination on her maiden voyage is Los Angeles, California. Photo credit: Port of Vancouver USA From left to right: Rachelle Askman, Port of Vancouver USA; Nora Pasca, Norton Lilly International; Capt. Choi Jung-Hoon; Alex Strogen, Port of Vancouver USA; Tom Davis, NuStar Energy LP; Zack Chaffin, NuStar Energy LP.

Ship carrying four huge new NWSA container cranes to arrive Tuesday in Tacoma
Ship carrying four huge new NWSA container cranes to arrive Tuesday in Tacoma

AJOT | March 05, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

A huge ship carrying four super-post-Panamax container cranes is scheduled to travel through Puget Sound March 5 to Tacoma.

Port of Long Beach’s Cordero says on dock rail and better chassis utilization key priorities
Port of Long Beach’s Cordero says on dock rail and better chassis utilization key priorities

Stas Margaronis | March 04, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Port of Long Beach Executive Director Mario Cordero says that new on dock rail investment and better chassis utilization are two key priorities for the Port of Long Beach.

JAXPORT and SSA Marine reach long-term agreement on $238.7 million international container terminal at Blount Island
JAXPORT and SSA Marine reach long-term agreement on $238.7 million international container terminal at Blount Island

AJOT | March 04, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

SSA Marine’s contribution will be up to $129.7 million for the use of the terminal and facility upgrades, including the addition of three new 100-gauge container cranes

Panelists to explore emerging trends in finished vehicle logistics during 2019 JAXPORT Conference
Panelists to explore emerging trends in finished vehicle logistics during 2019 JAXPORT Conference

AJOT | March 01, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

JAXPORT has announced speakers for the Where is Finished Vehicle Logistics Headed panel at JAXPORT’s 2019 Logistics & Intermodal Conference scheduled for April 29- May 1 at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida:

Philadelphia Welcomes First Import of Argentine Beef into US in More Than 17 Years
Philadelphia Welcomes First Import of Argentine Beef into US in More Than 17 Years

AJOT | March 01, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Plaque presentation with Argentine Ambassador will mark the occasion

MOL holds delivery ceremony for LNG-fueled tugboat Ishin

AJOT | February 28, 2019 | Maritime News | Ports & Terminals

The Main Routes of the Panama Canal
The Main Routes of the Panama Canal

AJOT | February 28, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

For more than 100 years, the Panama Canal has improved global commerce, transportation and connectivity, enabling growing opportunities for countries around the world.

World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in Port of Gibraltar
World Fuel Services increases bunker capacity in Port of Gibraltar

AJOT | February 27, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

World Fuel Services (WFS), via its fully owned subsidiary Gib Oil Limited, has extended its capacity in the port of Gibraltar with the addition of two barges to its physical bunker operations.  

Europe’s first LNG dual-fuel conversion dredger is launched at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque
Europe’s first LNG dual-fuel conversion dredger is launched at Damen Shiprepair Dunkerque

AJOT | February 27, 2019 | Ports & Terminals

19 months after the contract was awarded, Europe’s first conversion of a dredger to dual-fuel capability combining LNG and MGO is close to completion. This is the first conversion of its kind to take place in Europe.

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