Oct 28 2022 at 08:00 AM | International Trade | Commodity
Two agricultural shipping routes this year linked with greater frequency the southern regions of South America with distant Northern Africa: Argentina with Algeria and Brazil with Morocco. Their cargo – wheat.
Specialized wind installation vessels provide the backbone to wind farm creation. But the Great Lakes greatly complicates use of these increasingly sophisticated — and expensive — purpose-built vessels.
Few supply chains rival those of global automakers, both in terms of complexity and efficiency, with China taking a lead role in the production of thousands of different vehicle components for use worldwide.
The run from Houston, Texas to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska is 4,500 miles and there is nothing regular about this regular run. Then again, Lynden which provides services to Alaska specializes in working in tough environments.
Apr 04 2022 at 07:40 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports
Montevideo’s port faces stiff competition when it comes to regional trade. That’s likely to grow over time as bigger vessels ply routes from Asia, Europe and North America to South America and will press for fewer ports of call.
Feb 14 2022 at 08:00 AM | Project / Heavy Lift | Maritime Project
A structural and civil engineer with a PhD from the University of Wisconsin, Dagher heads the University of Maine’s Advanced Structures and Composite Center, the site of landmark research and testing on wind turbine blades and floating wind systems.
The ports up and down the Eastern Seaboard are gearing up for a new age of offshore wind power. It’s an immense project that will over the next decade reshape the power for the entire corridor…and beyond.