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Ports & Terminals


How cargo ships can go green
How cargo ships can go green

Bloomberg | December 26, 2018 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

New rules will require investing in solar, biofuels and maybe even nuclear power.

SC Ports Community Giving Program Awards $106,000 in FY19 Grants
SC Ports Community Giving Program Awards $106,000 in FY19 Grants

AJOT | December 21, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Over 40,000 students benefit from Community Giving last fiscal year

Port of New Orleans Board elects Arnold B. Baker Chairman
Port of New Orleans Board elects Arnold B. Baker Chairman

AJOT | December 21, 2018 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Tara C. Hernandez Elected Vice Chair, Darryl D. Berger Elected Secretary-Treasurer

Konecranes awarded order for three large mobile harbor cranes from Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Konecranes awarded order for three large mobile harbor cranes from Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

AJOT | December 21, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

In the fourth quarter of 2018, Saqr Port, part of the RAK PORTS GROUP, ordered three Model 8 mobile harbor cranes. Two Konecranes Gottwald cranes will be delivered in April 2019, a third one to follow in July 2019.

South Carolina Ports up 15% for November vs. 2017,  Strongest November in port history
South Carolina Ports up 15% for November vs. 2017,  Strongest November in port history

AJOT | December 21, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced the strongest November in its history, with 15 percent growth over the same month last year.

Port of Beaumont prepares to build $79 million general cargo dock
Port of Beaumont prepares to build $79 million general cargo dock

AJOT | December 21, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Economic Development Administration recently announced the award of a $5 million grant to the Port of Beaumont for Phase I of the Main Street Terminal 1 dock rebuild. The new, state-of-the-art dock will replace the dilapidated wharf structure that was built in the early 1900s and failed in 2011.

Deputy Port Director Bill Carpenter to retire after 40 years of service with the Port of Beaumont
Deputy Port Director Bill Carpenter to retire after 40 years of service with the Port of Beaumont

AJOT Administrator | December 21, 2018 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

After forty years with the Port of Beaumont, Deputy Port Director Bill Carpenter will retire in January 2019. Bill was hired in September 1978 as the office manager for the Operations Department.

Guayaquil dredging project starts
Guayaquil dredging project starts

AJOT | December 21, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The government of Guayaquil in Ecuador recently led the signing of a 25-year concession agreement with Luxembourg-based Jan De Nul Group for the deepening and maintenance of the 95-kilometer long access channel leading to the port of Guayaquil.

Port NOLA, Ports America expand partnership for long-term growth
Port NOLA, Ports America expand partnership for long-term growth

AJOT | December 21, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

50-year lease, strategic investment position Port to capture growing markets and support regional economic growth

Manatee County Port Authority re-elects Baugh as chairwoman
Manatee County Port Authority re-elects Baugh as chairwoman

AJOT | December 20, 2018 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Manatee County Commissioner Vanessa Baugh has been elected to a third consecutive one-year term as chairwoman of the Manatee County Port Authority, the governing board of Port Manatee, which has welcomed as its two newest members Reggie Bellamy and Misty Servia.

Take off for world’s largest capacity crane in Texas
Take off for world’s largest capacity crane in Texas

AJOT | December 20, 2018 | Ports & Terminals

ALE has used the 354,000te/m high capacity and long outreach of the worlds largest capacity land based crane to lift the first of three modules on top of the offshore topside for an oil and gas project in Texas, USA.

Port call optimization takes another step forward

AJOT | December 19, 2018 | Ports & Terminals

CH Robinson with successful rail shipments across the US
CH Robinson with successful rail shipments across the US

AJOT | December 19, 2018 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Ports & Terminals | Logistics

C.H. Robinson was contacted by their client to determine the shipping method for moving 219 marine pilings across the United States.

First Chilean fruit ship of 2018/2019 season calls Delaware River Port
First Chilean fruit ship of 2018/2019 season calls Delaware River Port

AJOT | December 18, 2018 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Gloucester Marine Terminal, LLC celebrated the first arrival of fresh Chilean fruit yesterday with the discharge of the M/V Baltic Jasmine.

Interim guidelines on high manganese austenitic steel for LNG storage and fuel tanks secure MSC approval

AJOT | December 18, 2018 | Maritime News | Bulk | Energy News | Maritime | Ports & Terminals

Extra container gate hours for the holidays in Charleston, SC

AJOT | December 18, 2018 | Ports & Terminals

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