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Trois-Rivières launches big breakbulk terminal

Leo Ryan | May 29, 2018 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | Ports & Terminals

Mid-way between Montreal and Quebec City on the St. Lawrence River, the Port of Trois-Rivières has inaugurated a breakbulk terminal operated by Logistec Corporation that entailed investments exceeding US$22 million (C$27 million). Ninety per cent of the port’s three million metric tons of cargo is related to international trade, with the breakbulk component steadily rising.
Combilift’s versatility changing the game for straddle carriers

Matt Miller | May 29, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

A gleaming new ultramarine blue, 80-ton straddle carrier stands waiting on the factory floor of Combilift’s recently inaugurated complex in County Monaghan, Ireland, near the Northern Ireland border.
Kalmar delivers the first Essential range of forklifts to Port of Dalian in China

AJOT | May 29, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

The order was booked into Cargotec's 2018 second quarter order intake and the delivery was completed in May 2018.
Governor Wolf, Senator Casey celebrate PhilaPort development, highlight infrastructure investment

AJOT | May 25, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Tuesday, Governor Wolf will join Senator Casey and federal, state, and local officials to highlight his commitment to investing in infrastructure in order to support the growth of jobs and Pennsylvania’s economy.
Port of Corpus Christi Wins Deal of the Year Award at Lloyd’s List Americas Awards Gala

AJOT | May 25, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The Port of Corpus Christi, the fourth largest port by tonnage and the number one crude oil export port in the United States, was recognized in a ceremony on May 23, 2018, and received the “Deal of the Year” award at the Lloyd’s List Americas Awards gala in Houston, TX.
NC Ports Holiday Closure Notice

AJOT | May 25, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Ports

The North Carolina State Ports Authority's terminals in Wilmington, Morehead City and Charlotte will be closed to commercial truck traffic in observance of the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 28, 2018.

Collaboration: Survival strategy for ports

AJOT | May 25, 2018 | Ports & Terminals
Philaport and the Port of Zeebrugge promote CMA-CGM’s new transatlantic eastbound service to Zeebrugge

AJOT | May 25, 2018 | Maritime | Liner Shipping | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Approximately 50 companies attended the event, including several Philadelphia-area exporters who could benefit from the new service.
Panama Canal nominated as finalist for Lloyd’s List’s Environment Award

AJOT | May 25, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Canal and Waterway

On Wednesday night, the Panama Canal was honored as a nominee for the 2018 Lloyd’s List Americas Awards’ Environment Award in recognition of its pioneering Green Connection Environmental Recognition Program and related initiatives.

OmniTRAX Energy Solutions reopens storage silos at Cotulla Terminal

AJOT | May 25, 2018 | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

Port of Oakland online shipping platform goes live

AJOT | May 24, 2018 | Ports & Terminals

AAPA statement in response to WRDA 2018 markups

AJOT | May 24, 2018 | Ports & Terminals

Molefe to cut `deep’ graft claws at South Africa’s Transnet

Bloomberg | May 24, 2018 | Intermodal | Rail | Ports & Terminals
Tradepoint Atlantic unifies Sparrows Point with purchase of Sparrows Point Shipyard

AJOT | May 23, 2018 | Intermodal | Rail | Ports & Terminals

Tradepoint Atlantic, a 3,250-acre multimodal global logistics center in Baltimore, Maryland featuring an unmatched combination of access to deepwater berths, railroads, highways and storage space, today announced it has acquired the Sparrows Point Shipyard.
The ship caught in the middle as US and China zigzag on trade

Bloomberg | May 23, 2018 | Maritime | Breakbulk News | International Trade | Ports & Terminals

A ship carrying sorghum is literally riding the waves of the fractious relationship between China and the U.S. over trade.

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