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Argentina university study: La Plata, Dock Sud able to support trade volumes in Greater Buenos Aires
Argentina university study: La Plata, Dock Sud able to support trade volumes in Greater Buenos Aires

AJOT | June 09, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

A recent technical study by Argentina’s National Technological University (NTU) revealed that ports in La Plata and Dock Sud can fully support container volumes and the flow of trade in the metropolitan areas of Greater Buenos Aires and Greater La Plata.

SC Ports maintains fluidity during record May
SC Ports maintains fluidity during record May

AJOT | June 09, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

South Carolina Ports achieved another record month for containers handled at the Port of Charleston while maintaining fluidity for customers.

Damen ASD Tug 2813 launched for SOMARA
Damen ASD Tug 2813 launched for SOMARA

AJOT | June 09, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Martinique port operations company acquires low emission tug

Fire at key US gas export terminal a blow for fuel-starved world
Fire at key US gas export terminal a blow for fuel-starved world

Bloomberg | June 09, 2022 | Energy | Ports & Terminals

An explosion at a Texas liquefied natural gas plant that promises to reduce exports for weeks, lowering prices for the fuel in the US while boosting them in Europe.

Port Houston welcomes first zero-emissions drayage truck

AJOT | June 09, 2022 | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Russia’s sea mines tee up months of work to clear Ukraine ports

Bloomberg | June 09, 2022 | Maritime | Bulk | Ports & Terminals

Wilhelmsen group levels up agency business and sets unique course towards the future of port experiences
Wilhelmsen group levels up agency business and sets unique course towards the future of port experiences

AJOT | June 08, 2022 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

Having handled more than a million port calls, Wilhelmsen has established itself as the globally leading provider of ships agency services. On 7 June, Wilhelmsen Port Services is announced during the Posidonia tradeshow in Athens. Port Services sets a unique course for the future of the ships agency industry and the entire port ecosystem. One of the key steps taken already is to establish and internal incubator for new innovations and solutions, building on their reliable network and heritage, expanding far beyond agency. With several initiatives already in the market, Wilhelmsen Port Services is actively driving disruption, shaping tomorrow’s port experience today.

Ports of Indiana-Jeffersonville completes $24 million in new infrastructure projects
Ports of Indiana-Jeffersonville completes $24 million in new infrastructure projects

AJOT | June 08, 2022 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

$10 million TIGER grant helps expand multimodal cargo-handling facilities & rail capacity

US natural gas slumps after fire at Texas LNG export terminal
US natural gas slumps after fire at Texas LNG export terminal

Bloomberg | June 08, 2022 | Energy | Ports & Terminals

US natural gas prices tumbled after a fire broke out at a Texas export terminal, threatening to leave supplies of the fuel stranded in the domestic American market despite surging overseas demand.

South Korea truckers go on strike at ports as fuel costs soar
South Korea truckers go on strike at ports as fuel costs soar

Bloomberg | June 08, 2022 | Intermodal | Road | Ports & Terminals

Thousands of truck drivers in South Korea have gone on strike at some ports and container depots in the country, threatening to slow the export of goods from the Asian nation, according to the International Transport Workers’ Federation.

De-mining Ukraine’s ports may take months, UN agency says

Bloomberg | June 08, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

Norfolk Southern launches innovative partnership to give shippers a new option to reach West Coast markets
Norfolk Southern launches innovative partnership to give shippers a new option to reach West Coast markets

AJOT | June 08, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Intermodal | Rail | Ports & Terminals

Norfolk Southern Corporation today announced OceaNS Bridge Express, a new partnership with Hapag-Lloyd, Union Pacific Railroad, and the Port of Virginia to provide expedited service from the East Coast to the Western United States, giving shippers a new option to reach West Coast markets.

The new Liebherr mobile harbour crane
The new Liebherr mobile harbour crane

AJOT | June 08, 2022 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

• Liebherr presents its new mobile harbour crane product line • New control and sensor technology forms the basic framework for future solutions in the field of crane automation • The new LHM crane series is further characterised by a new design, an advanced Pactronic hybrid system and an ergonomically improved operator's cab

Western region winners named for 2022 America’s Transportation Awards competition

AJOT | June 08, 2022 | Intermodal | Road | Ports & Terminals

UWL launches new ocean transportation service linking Cambodia with Seattle
UWL launches new ocean transportation service linking Cambodia with Seattle

AJOT | June 07, 2022 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

25-day transit is the fastest in the Cambodia – US West Coast trade

The two electrical substations will enable all ships docking at the Port of Valencia to be connected to the electricity supply
The two electrical substations will enable all ships docking at the Port of Valencia to be connected to the electricity supply

AJOT | June 07, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

• The first substation, which is already under construction, will be installed in the southern area and is expected to be active to serve the new passenger terminal. The second substation will be in the northern part of the port area • The president of the Port Authority of Valencia (PAV), Aurelio Martínez, stressed that "the substations are an essential part of our real commitment to a sustainable port by 2030" • The exhibition 'One single land', which can be visited free of charge in the Clock Building until 12 June, shows the actions being carried out by the port community in their common objective of Valenciaport 2030, zero emissions

SC Ports graduates 26 port ambassadors
SC Ports graduates 26 port ambassadors

AJOT | June 07, 2022 | Ports & Terminals

South Carolina Ports celebrates the graduation of its 2021-2022 Port Ambassador Class, with each delegate having gained a deep understanding of how SC Ports connects to South Carolina’s economy.

Konecranes to deliver 12 electric RTGs to South Florida Container Terminal

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

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