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Sea level rise could threaten California cities and ports by 2040
Sea level rise could threaten California cities and ports by 2040

Stas Margaronis | March 21, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

A new U.S. report, using advanced analytic software, says waves and storm surges are gaining momentum from sea level rise and collectively pose a more immediate threat than was previously believed. The result could be serious damage to California coastal cities and ports by 2040.

TRS drives productivity, creates flow at Port of Virginia gates
TRS drives productivity, creates flow at Port of Virginia gates

AJOT | March 20, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Motor carriers using The Port of Virginia’s Truck Reservation System (TRS) are seeing an ongoing reduction in their turn times, evidence the technology is helping to drive the efficient movement of cargo at the port’s two main container terminals, says the port’s chief executive.

Boston Harbor dredging project receives $35 million in federal funding
Boston Harbor dredging project receives $35 million in federal funding

AJOT | March 20, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Helps supports Port of Boston’s competitiveness in global economy

Port of Long Beach Survey Director Named
Port of Long Beach Survey Director Named

AJOT | March 20, 2019 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Commission appoints geologist Holtz from City's Energy Resources Department

New chairman for Marseille Fos promotional group
New chairman for Marseille Fos promotional group

AJOT | March 20, 2019 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Petro-chemicals specialist Philippe Zichert has been named as the new chairman of Via Marseille Fos (VMF), the promotional body formed by the port authority, the chamber of commerce and members of the maritime/waterways operators’ federation the UMF.

Award for latest generation CCS at Marseille Fos
Award for latest generation CCS at Marseille Fos

AJOT | March 20, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Cargo Community System (CCS) provider MGI and the Marseille Fos port authority have won the Digital Transformation Awards logistics category in recognition of the new generation system Ci5.

Lindecamp joins Port Manatee in deputy director role
Lindecamp joins Port Manatee in deputy director role

AJOT | March 19, 2019 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Abby Lindecamp, who has held accounting positions in Florida’s Manatee County for nearly two decades, has joined Port Manatee in the newly created position of deputy director of business administration and finance.

PhilaPort Announces Addition to Leadership Team

AJOT | March 19, 2019 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

PSA, PFR and IFM investors partner to jointly acquire Gdańsk
PSA, PFR and IFM investors partner to jointly acquire Gdańsk

AJOT | March 19, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

PSA, PFR and the IFM GIF managed by IFM Investors, have signed an agreement, subject to formal approval by the relevant competition authorities, to jointly acquire 100% of the shares of DCT Gdańsk, the largest container terminal in Poland

JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville
JAXPORT sets record with largest container ship to call Jacksonville

AJOT | March 19, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) set a new port record today with the arrival of the ZIM vessel Cape Sounio, the largest container ship to ever call Jacksonville.

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.

RX/SeaPort presents 2 tools in run up to Brexit

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

Port of Cleveland Elects First Female Chair in 50 Year History

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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

SSA says Port of Oakland Turning Basin expansion is critical
SSA says Port of Oakland Turning Basin expansion is critical

Stas Margaronis | February 25, 2019 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Oakland International Container Terminal (OICT) is located on the north side of the Oakland Estuary (see map below). The Turning Basin is circled and is at the right side of the map. Howard Terminal is the innermost terminal in green at the right and adjoins the Turning Basin. (Source: Port of Oakland)

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