The Port of Hueneme was notified that years of responsible fiscal policy and prioritizing strategic monetary planning have earned them an A Rating from the Standard and Poor (S & P) bond rating system.
The Port of Oakland is investing in new infrastructure, including mega ship to shore cranes to load and unload 18,000 teu (20-foot container unit) container ships that it expects will be arriving at California ports within the next 2-5 years.
Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp.’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for Shaver Transportation Company’s new, Z-drive tug – Samantha S. The multi-purpose tug was built at Diversified Marine Inc., in Portland, Ore., and is operating along the West Coast. The tug is ABS-classed and carries a FFV1 firefighting notation.
Fears that the Port of Dover, one of the UK’s busiest cargo ports, will face chaos in the event of a no-deal Brexit have been calmed by Agency Sector Management (ASM) Ltd, after it revealed plans are in place to continue handling the current volume of imports and exports.
The Port of Virginia set a new annual record for container cargo volume having handled more than 2.85 million twenty-foot equivalent units, or TEUs, in calendar year 2018, a slight percent increase over last year’s total.