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Ports & Terminals


Crippled Africa port goes manual as PE-backed software is shut

Bloomberg | July 23, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

State-of-the-art longshore training facility to be located at Terminal 46 in Seattle
State-of-the-art longshore training facility to be located at Terminal 46 in Seattle

AJOT | July 23, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

In their new location at Terminal 46, the Pacific Maritime Association will provide important labor training and services that support the Northwest Seaport Alliance gateway.

Port Manatee anticipates boost in steel exports with facility acquisition by Aceros Arequipa unit
Port Manatee anticipates boost in steel exports with facility acquisition by Aceros Arequipa unit

AJOT | July 23, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Port Manatee is anticipating a big boost in exports of recycled steel materials following acquisition of a port-adjacent 25.5-acre facility by a new subsidiary of Peru-based steelmaker Aceros Arequipa.

Biggest African port operator identifies source of IT disruption
Biggest African port operator identifies source of IT disruption

Bloomberg | July 23, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Transnet SOC Ltd., South Africa’s state-owned ports and freight-rail company, said it had identified the source of the problem that forced the company to halt operations at its container ports.

Port of Montreal hails arrival of biggest container ship to sail St. Lawrence River
Port of Montreal hails arrival of biggest container ship to sail St. Lawrence River

AJOT | July 22, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

The Port of Montreal is in a class of its own with the arrival of the MSC Melissa. Docked at the Viau Terminal before heading back to Europe, the 6,730 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) container ship measuring 303.89 metres long and 40 metres wide is the largest container ship to sail the St. Lawrence River.

Port of New Orleans and Port of Caddo-Bossier work together to move cargo on the Mississippi River
Port of New Orleans and Port of Caddo-Bossier work together to move cargo on the Mississippi River

AJOT | July 22, 2021 | Maritime News | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) discharged 300 steel coils on June 10, 2021 to barge at Coastal Cargo breakbulk and heavy-lift terminal at the Louisiana Ave. Complex that were transported to barge from the SK Shipping Star Challenger and made their way upriver to be off-loaded at the Port of Caddo-Bossier in Shreveport.

Port of Oakland looks past pandemic and plans for future

AJOT | July 22, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Port of Oakland Board gives President Cluver second term
Port of Oakland Board gives President Cluver second term

AJOT | July 20, 2021 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Labor leader at helm as Airport bounces back from COVID, seaport surges

The Queen Mary, a royal scam

AJOT | July 20, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

U.S. Great Lakes-Seaway shipping bounces back with big cargo increases in June

AJOT | July 20, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

Port chief sees U.S. import surge ‘easily’ lasting into 2022
Port chief sees U.S. import surge ‘easily’ lasting into 2022

Bloomberg | July 20, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The head of one of the largest U.S. gateways for trade said robust demand for imported goods will likely be sustained into 2022, as companies scramble to rebuild stockpiles during an uneven rebound from the pandemic.

Opinion: Proposed A’s Ballpark and Condo Development Threatens Future of Port of Oakland
Opinion: Proposed A’s Ballpark and Condo Development Threatens Future of Port of Oakland

Stas Margaronis | July 19, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Since first conceived, the Oakland A’s plan to build condominiums and a new ballpark at the Port of Oakland’s Howard Terminal has sounded alarms for import/export stakeholders at the West Coast’s third-busiest port.

Zero-emissions truck project launches at Port of Oakland
Zero-emissions truck project launches at Port of Oakland

AJOT | July 19, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Port builds electric charging stations for battery electric trucks

Port of Virginia sets new fiscal year volume record, processes more than 3M TEUs in FY21
Port of Virginia sets new fiscal year volume record, processes more than 3M TEUs in FY21

AJOT | July 19, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

Breaks volume records for 10 consecutive months while maintaining efficiency

Expanded grain handling capacity strengthens St. Louis Region’s position as the most efficient inland port
Expanded grain handling capacity strengthens St. Louis Region’s position as the most efficient inland port

AJOT | July 19, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The St. Louis region’s position as the most efficient inland port in the United States has been strengthened following the recent addition of a new grain handling terminal on the banks of the Mississippi River in Cahokia, Illinois, adding additional capacity in the area known as the Ag Coast of America.

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