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Ports & Terminals


Port of Oakland a recipient of economic relief for California ports

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway System’s 2021 navigation season starts strong

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway | By The Numbers

St. Lawrence Seaway cargo shipments up 4% due to economic upturn
St. Lawrence Seaway cargo shipments up 4% due to economic upturn

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

Great Lakes ports and the St. Lawrence Seaway are reporting an uptick in cargo shipments this season, a reflection of the economic upturn in North America.

Ports of Indiana welcomes new public relations manager

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Fratelli Neri holds naming ceremony for three 
Damen RSD Tugs 2513
Fratelli Neri holds naming ceremony for three 
Damen RSD Tugs 2513

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

On 15th May, Fratelli Neri held a naming ceremony for three Damen RSD Tugs 2513 in Livorno, Italy. The vessels join a fleet of several Damen tugs.

Port of Halifax welcomes largest containerized cargo vessel call a Canadian port
Port of Halifax welcomes largest containerized cargo vessel call a Canadian port

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The CMA CGM Marco Polo has arrived at PSA Halifax in the Port of Halifax. This is the largest containerized cargo vessel to call on a Canadian port, and the first call for a vessel of this size along the East Coast of North America.

Tangipahoa Economic Development and Port of New Orleans sign MOU
Tangipahoa Economic Development and Port of New Orleans sign MOU

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) and Tangipahoa Parish Economic Development today entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work together to grow trade, as well as to support existing and new business relationships for the benefit of the region and state of Louisiana.

NWSA April 2021 volumes up 21.6%
NWSA April 2021 volumes up 21.6%

AJOT | May 18, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

The Northwest Seaport Alliance handled a total of 301,074 twenty-foot equivalent units(TEUs) in April, growing 21.6% compared to April 2020. Full imports increased 23.9%, while full exports decreased 12%.

Tanger Alliance operating at full capacity with eight new Liebherr ship to shore container cranes
Tanger Alliance operating at full capacity with eight new Liebherr ship to shore container cranes

AJOT | May 17, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Liebherr STS cranes were assembled in Cadiz, Spain and shipped to Morocco using specialist heavy lift vessels and will provide an initial handling capacity of over of 1.5 million TEUs per year

The Port of València moves 479,171 containers in April and sets monthly and year-on-year records
The Port of València moves 479,171 containers in April and sets monthly and year-on-year records

AJOT | May 17, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

Container traffic last April was 6% higher than in April 2019 - a year which was not affected by COVID-19 - and 10% higher than in April 2020. In this last April 2021, 7,245,859 tonnes of goods were handled, an increase of 4.1% compared to 2019 and 13% compared to 2020

Containership ‘HMM NURI’ makes first call in Hamburg
Containership ‘HMM NURI’ makes first call in Hamburg

AJOT | May 17, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

On Saturday,15 May the ‘HMM NURI’, the first containership in a newbuild series total of eight for the South Korean shipping company HMM - formerly Hyundai Merchant Marine – paid her first call in the Port of Hamburg. She was handled at HHLA Container Terminal Burchardkai - CTB.

Port of Halifax prepares for largest containerized cargo vessel yet
Port of Halifax prepares for largest containerized cargo vessel yet

AJOT | May 17, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The CMA CGM Marco Polo is currently due to arrive Monday afternoon, May 17, 2021 at PSA Halifax. With carrying capacity of 16,022 TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) and 396 metres length overall, this will be the largest container vessel to call on a Canadian Port and the first call for a vessel of this size along the East Coast of North America.

AAPA applauds $250 million in recovery funding for California ports

AJOT | May 17, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Mississippi River traffic open but I-40 bridge repairs could cause future disruptions
Mississippi River traffic open but I-40 bridge repairs could cause future disruptions

Stas Margaronis | May 17, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

Mississippi River tug and barge traffic, closed after a crack was found on the Interstate-40 bridge linking Tennessee and Arkansas, opened today, according to Deb Calhoun, senior vice president, Waterways Council Inc.

Ports on U.S. West Coast race to clear ship backlog by August

Bloomberg | May 17, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Container port operators beware: The true price of a broken device could be higher than you think
Container port operators beware: The true price of a broken device could be higher than you think

AJOT | May 14, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Every port relies on its IT to keep things moving. So as soon as a device stops working there’s a break in the chain and throughput can drop. In this blog, Chad Woodyatt, Business Development Manager Ports at JLT Mobile Computers, shows how a single broken computer can have far reaching consequences.

Port Houston TEUs jump 25% in April
Port Houston TEUs jump 25% in April

AJOT | May 14, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

Activity across Port Houston’s docks jumped again in April, showing robust growth in both containers and steel due to high regional demand.

Robust April volume breaks another record at Port of Los Angeles
Robust April volume breaks another record at Port of Los Angeles

AJOT | May 14, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

he Port of Los Angeles handled 946,966 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in April, a spike of 37% compared to last year. It was the best April in the Port’s 114-year history, and the ninth consecutive month of year-over-year increases.

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