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Concordia Damen held naming ceremony for twin inland container vessels for Den Bosch Max BV
Concordia Damen held naming ceremony for twin inland container vessels for Den Bosch Max BV

Bob Kirk | July 15, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

Last Saturday, two new inland container vessels built by Concordia Damen were officially named at a ceremony held at BCTN’s inland terminal at Den Bosch. Den Bosch Max BV is a joint venture between logistics services provider Nedcargo International BV and inland terminal operator BCTN.

Maersk reports on British Columbia Wildfire impact on service

AJOT | July 14, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

Panama Canal transits rise as world trade recovers from pandemic
Panama Canal transits rise as world trade recovers from pandemic

Bloomberg | July 14, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

The Panama Canal Authority says vessel transits are rebounding as global trade picks up after the Covid-19 pandemic.

SC Ports achieves highest fiscal year on record for containers handled
SC Ports achieves highest fiscal year on record for containers handled

AJOT | July 14, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Port of Charleston handles 2.55 million containers in FY21

Summer 2021 will go down as a momentous period for Galveston Wharves
Summer 2021 will go down as a momentous period for Galveston Wharves

AJOT | July 13, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Summer 2021 will go down in the Port of Galveston’s 196-year history as a momentous period of major milestones. Despite pandemic-related business disruptions and an estimated loss of more than $44 million in cruise revenues, the port moved forward with major Strategic Master Plan projects and set new business records.

More double-digit growth for Port Houston

AJOT | July 12, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Everstream Analytics names Julie Gerdeman as CEO
Everstream Analytics names Julie Gerdeman as CEO

AJOT | July 09, 2021 | People | Appointments | Ports & Terminals

Everstream Analytics has named Julie Gerdeman as CEO, continuing a phase of accelerated growth for the supply chain risk analytics company.

Port of Long Beach maintains steady cargo flow in June
Port of Long Beach maintains steady cargo flow in June

AJOT | July 09, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Ports | By The Numbers

Cargo moving through the Port of Long Beach remained strong in June as retail spending cooled down while consumers warmed up to summertime recreation and entertainment.

DP World makes an offer to acquire 100% stake in Imperial
DP World makes an offer to acquire 100% stake in Imperial

AJOT | July 08, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Logistics

Imperial announced today that it has entered into a transaction implementation agreement regarding a cash offer of ZAR66 per share from DP World to acquire all outstanding shares of Imperial, implying an estimated aggregate cash consideration of c. ZAR 12.7 billion. This offer represents a premium of 39.5% to the Imperial share price as at 7 July 2021 and a 34.2% premium to the 30-day volume weighted average price of Imperial.

Carriers and ports agree on plan for next generation Southeast US chassis pool
Carriers and ports agree on plan for next generation Southeast US chassis pool

AJOT | July 08, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

The Georgia Port Authority (GPA), Jacksonville Port Authority (Jaxport), North Carolina State Ports Authority (NC Ports) and the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association (OCEMA), an association of 10 major international container carriers, have signed a Letter of Intent to increase and upgrade the South Atlantic Chassis Pool (SACP).

Dubai Port operating normally after blast rocks trade hub

Bloomberg | July 08, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Dubai port fire is under control after explosion rocks trade hub

Bloomberg | July 07, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

Egypt waves goodbye to Suez Canal saga with payoff and a party
Egypt waves goodbye to Suez Canal saga with payoff and a party

Bloomberg | July 07, 2021 | Maritime News | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals

For a nation that provides safe passage for so many ships through its waters, Egypt is reserving rather special treatment for the Ever Given.

 First of new Damen Shoalbuster 3514 SD DP2 class named in ceremony at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld
First of new Damen Shoalbuster 3514 SD DP2 class named in ceremony at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld

AJOT | July 07, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Recently a ceremony was held at Damen Shipyards Hardinxveld, to mark the naming of the first of a new model in the Damen Shoalbuster range. The ultra-shallow, Shoalbuster 3514 SD was christened Brutus by Mrs Mandy Heere-van Eijk, on behalf of the leading tug and workboat company, Herman Sr.

Damen & Conrad Shipyard enter license agreement to build first US multi cats for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock
Damen & Conrad Shipyard enter license agreement to build first US multi cats for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

AJOT | July 07, 2021 | Maritime News | Bulk | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

Damen Shipyards Group has concluded a licence agreement with US-based Conrad Industries. The agreement will see the Conrad Shipyard LLC construct two Damen Multi Cats 3013 for Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation.

Port of València calls for tenders for the drafting of the preliminary wind power installation project
Port of València calls for tenders for the drafting of the preliminary wind power installation project

AJOT | July 06, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Ports & Terminals

• The aim of this project is to define the installation of wind turbines to produce electrical energy • Valenciaport is making progress in its strategy to promote the use of renewable energy with the objective of zero emissions by 2030

Fourkites updated Yantian data
Fourkites updated Yantian data

AJOT | July 06, 2021 | Ports & Terminals

FourKites sees the Port of Yantian returning to normal. They’ve been seeing continuous decline in dwell across pickup and discharge categories.

HyperloopTT and HHLA reveal HyperPort™
HyperloopTT and HHLA reveal HyperPort™

AJOT | July 06, 2021 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

• HyperPort offers a sustainable solution to congestion and capacity concerns for port operators • HyperPort expected to be a critical piece of the global logistics industry estimated to grow to $12 trillion by 2023 • Virtual Reality demonstrator and next steps to be revealed at ITS Congress in Hamburg in October

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