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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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
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