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Renewal of Europa Terminal at Port of Antwerp-Bruges officially underway

AJOT | October 07, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Port of Antwerp-Bruges and PSA Antwerp gave the official green light for the renewal of the quayside and terminal at Europa Terminal.
The VCFI index records a 3.2% drop in the cost of Mediterranean freight in September

AJOT | October 07, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

Export freight rates from Valencia fell in one month in all the areas analysed, except for East Africa
Port of Long Beach Joins Hydrogen Fueling Partnership

AJOT | October 07, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Public-private alliance ARCHES to establish statewide hydrogen hub
Oakland Taxpayers Stand to be Stuck With the Tab to Subsidize A’s Proposed Howard Terminal Ballpark Complex

Stas Margaronis | October 06, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Despite promises by Oakland City officials that the $12 billion Oakland A’s ballpark and condominium complex at the Port of Oakland’s Howard Terminal will not require taxpayer funding, there is growing concern that Oakland taxpayers may be required to foot part of the bill.
JAXPORT’s Board of Directors names Clarkson Chair, elects new officers

AJOT | October 06, 2022 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Board of Directors unanimously elected business leader J. Palmer Clarkson as Chair and selected additional officer positions effective Oct. 1, 2022.
Port Houston orders 26 eco-efficient hybrid Konecranes RTGs

AJOT | October 06, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Port Houston in Texas, USA, has ordered 14 hybrid Konecranes RTGs for its Barbours Cut Container Terminal and 12 hybrid Konecranes RTGs for its Bayport Container Terminal. The order supports the port’s expansion as it gets ready to receive larger container ships and higher volumes of container traffic. The order was booked in Q3 2022. The crane deliveries will start in the last half of 2023 and continue to mid-2024.

South African port, rail employees halt work in wage dispute

Bloomberg | October 06, 2022 | Intermodal | Rail | Ports & Terminals

Volkswagen Group of America announces Port Freeport in TX as new Gulf Coast hub for future operations

AJOT | October 05, 2022 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals
Crowley moves forward on Salem Wind Terminal with land closing

AJOT | October 05, 2022 | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

Crowley has completed the purchase of 42 acres in Salem, Massachusetts, the latest milestone toward the development of the state’s second major offshore wind port terminal.
Dwindling Mississippi grounds barges, threatens shipments

Bloomberg | October 05, 2022 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

A logjam of more than 100 ships, tugboats and their convoys of barges in the shrinking Mississippi River is threatening to grind trade of grains, fertilizer, metals and petroleum to a halt.
Drewry Port Throughput Indices for September 2022

AJOT | October 05, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

The Drewry Container Port Throughput Indices are a series of calendar adjusted volume growth/decline indices based on monthly throughput data for a sample of over 235 ports worldwide, representing over 75% of global volumes. The base point for the indices is January 2012 = 100.
AECOM hires Major General Trogdon as North Carolina transportation lead

AJOT | October 05, 2022 | People | Appointments | Intermodal | Trucking | Ports & Terminals

AECOM, the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, announced today the appointment of retired Major General James Trogdon, P.E., as its North Carolina Transportation Lead. In this role, Trogdon will develop strategic relationships with key stakeholders and oversee the delivery of a broad range of transportation infrastructure projects spanning numerous market sectors across the state of North Carolina.
TotalEnergies set to expand its global LNG bunkering network further following the naming ceremony of the Brassavola LNG bunker vessel in Singapore

AJOT | October 05, 2022 | Maritime | Bulk | Energy | Conventional | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

TotalEnergies Marine Fuels moves closer to commencing its LNG bunkering services in Singapore, following a ship naming ceremony of the Brassavola LNG bunker vessel that was held at Sembcorp Marine’s Tuas Boulevard Yard today.
Floating LNG terminal rates spike in Europe on ship shortage

Bloomberg | October 05, 2022 | Maritime | Bulk | Energy | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

Europe’s worsening energy crisis is creating a shortage of floating liquefied natural gas terminals, causing rental rates for the specialized tankers to double.
Noatum Terminal Castellon committed to sustainability at its facilities

AJOT | October 04, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

• Noatum Terminal Castellon has completed the acquisition of two pure electric vehicles, model Dacia Spring Comfort Plus Electric. • This investment in terminal equipment is in line with the Group's commitment to sustainability.

US ports and terminals sustain increased cybersecurity attacks

AJOT | October 04, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

CSP Spain orders 11 Konecranes hybrid RTGs

AJOT | October 04, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

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