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Wan Hai Lines announces The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s Seattle Harbor as first port of call on new service
Wan Hai Lines announces The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s Seattle Harbor as first port of call on new service

AJOT | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Taiwan-based international shipping company Wan Hai Lines has announced The Northwest Seaport Alliance's Seattle Harbor as first port of call for its new, independent service. Wan Hai recently revamped its services to provide comprehensive coverage that meets its growing customer demand in the Pacific Northwest.

South Jersey Port wins $6.6 millon to expand electric cargo fleet
South Jersey Port wins $6.6 millon to expand electric cargo fleet

AJOT Administrator | February 18, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Governor Phil Murphy’s administration is awarding $6.6 million to the South Jersey Port Corporation to support its on-going efforts to reduce its carbon footprint, operate more efficiently and be a better neighbor.

Port of LA will divert cargo ships to battle import congestion

Bloomberg | February 17, 2021 | Intermodal News | Ports & Terminals

Port of Oakland video signals change in Port’s future
Port of Oakland video signals change in Port’s future

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

Port of Oakland says its business model is changing with the commitment by CMA CGM, a world leader in shipping and logistics, to launch a new direct service from Asia to the Port of Oakland. Oakland's Mayor and the Port's Executive Director pointed out important benefits.

Ports of Stockholm’s sustainable transport node initiative
Ports of Stockholm’s sustainable transport node initiative

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

Ports of Stockholm, together with the ports in Belfast, Lübeck and Gent and additional alliance partners, has applied for EU grant funding to invest in the role of ports as a node and driving force in sustainable transport provision.

Major economic and logistics impacts for Quebec and Ontario businesses that use the Port of Montreal
Major economic and logistics impacts for Quebec and Ontario businesses that use the Port of Montreal

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

As the negotiation process is currently suspended and the truce between the dockworkers' union CUPE 375 and the Maritime Employers Association (MEA) draws to a close, and in the context of an unprecedented pandemic that the Canadian economy must continue to face, the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) hopes that the parties will quickly reach an agreement to avoid a new work stoppage by the dockworkers.

Kalmar receives an order for 10 eco-efficient hybrid straddle carriers
Kalmar receives an order for 10 eco-efficient hybrid straddle carriers

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

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has been awarded a contract to supply Hutchison Ports ECT Rotterdam (ECT) with a total of 10 hybrid straddle carriers for its ECT Delta terminal in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Galveston Wharves 2020 cargo totals exceed 2019
Galveston Wharves 2020 cargo totals exceed 2019

AJOT | February 17, 2021 | Maritime News | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Galveston Wharves cargo business totaled 4.3 million tons in 2020, exceeding 2019 totals by 300,000 tons, with general cargo, grain and fresh fruit leading the gains. Cargo activity generated more than 400,000 work hours for the ILA and had direct and indirect economic benefits for other related businesses.

SC Ports welcomes six hybrid RTG cranes to Leatherman Terminal
SC Ports welcomes six hybrid RTG cranes to Leatherman Terminal

AJOT | February 16, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

South Carolina Ports welcomed six hybrid rubber-tired gantry cranes to the Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal this weekend.

Kalmar and TLC Vostochny continue long-term collaboration with new Essential Reachstacker order for intermodal operations
Kalmar and TLC Vostochny continue long-term collaboration with new Essential Reachstacker order for intermodal operations

AJOT | February 15, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded a deal to supply Terminal and Logistics Center Vostochny (TLC Vostochny) with a total of six Kalmar Essential Reachstackers for use at the rail intermodal terminal in Electrougly in Russia’s Moscow Oblast district.

Port of Oakland welcomed CMA CGM’s first call Asia service
Port of Oakland welcomed CMA CGM’s first call Asia service

AJOT | February 15, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Golden Gate Bridge service is the first direct service connecting Asia and Oakland

ILTA president echoes bipartisan calls for tapping of Harbor Maintenance Fund

AJOT | February 15, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Port of Baltimore sets another record for container moves with 6,000 from single ship
Port of Baltimore sets another record for container moves with 6,000 from single ship

AJOT | February 15, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Volume from Maersk Edinburgh continues trends aided by e-commerce

SCPA gate hours extended for 2/13/21

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Liebherr Smart Tyre Saving System
Liebherr Smart Tyre Saving System

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Liebherr presents an intelligent system to reduce tyre wear of a Reachstacker

PD Ports announces partnership with Port of Rotterdam
PD Ports announces partnership with Port of Rotterdam

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

PD Ports has announced a new partnership with the Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest port, to deliver digitalised solutions that will improve efficiencies and support the future growth of the River Tees.

The ports of Antwerp and Zeebrugge to join forces
The ports of Antwerp and Zeebrugge to join forces

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The City of Antwerp and the City of Bruges have reached an agreement to merge their respective ports. The two-city agreement marks the start of a unification process that is expected to take a year to finalise. Once completed, the ports will operate under the name ‘Port of Antwerp-Bruges’.

APM Terminals Valencia expands VGM service with three new container weighbridges
APM Terminals Valencia expands VGM service with three new container weighbridges

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

This is the first phase of a project that will be completed with 11 devices to increase simultaneous weighing

CMA CGM selects Port Everglades and FIT for new FLAMINGO EXPRESS service
CMA CGM selects Port Everglades and FIT for new FLAMINGO EXPRESS service

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Port Everglades and its marine terminal partner Florida International Terminal, LLC, (FIT) today welcomed ocean-shipping giant CMA CGM to Broward County with the start of the FLAMINGO EXPRESS weekly service to and from the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Bahamas and the Caribbean with links to Asia and Europe.

Port of Long Beach sponsors Feb. 20 food distribution
Port of Long Beach sponsors Feb. 20 food distribution

AJOT | February 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Families affected by the prolonged economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic will be able to pick up a week’s worth of groceries during a food distribution event sponsored by the Port of Long Beach, Labor Community Services and the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank.

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