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Latin American grain exports land in unexpected markets
  Latin American grain exports land in unexpected markets

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.

  Niche vessel design key to Great Lakes wind power

Sep 23 2022 at 09:35 AM | Project / Heavy Lift

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.

Great Lakes wind power: Will a saga of lost chances change?
  Great Lakes wind power: Will a saga of lost chances change?

Sep 23 2022 at 08:43 AM | Energy | Alternative | Project / Heavy Lift

Bringing wind power to the Great Lakes has thus far been a saga of missed opportunities with more time spent on legal challenges than engineering complexities. But is that changing?

For global automakers regionalism is the new trend for supply chains
  For global automakers regionalism is the new trend for supply chains

Aug 29 2022 at 08:00 AM | International Trade

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.

China-centric supply chain changing
  China-centric supply chain changing

Aug 29 2022 at 08:00 AM | International Trade

The China-centric supply chain may be giving way to sourcing alternatives but is still the biggest game in town.

Lynden makes the tough stuff ordinary
  Lynden makes the tough stuff ordinary

Apr 15 2022 at 08:00 AM | Project / Heavy Lift

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.

Port of Montevideo faces tough competition from regional ports
  Port of Montevideo faces tough competition from regional ports

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.

Expansion of Montevideo TCP container terminal ups ante
  Expansion of Montevideo TCP container terminal ups ante

Apr 04 2022 at 07:27 AM | Ports & Terminals | Terminals

Expansion of Montevideo’s Terminal Cuenca del Plata (TCP) stands to double Port’s capacity to 2.5 million TEU and may be poised to become the gateway to the “Southern Cone”.

Dr. Habib Dagher and the potential of US offshore wind power
  Dr. Habib Dagher and the potential of US offshore wind power

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.

  WindAge – US East Coast ports prepare for the new age of offshore wind power

Nov 22 2021 at 08:00 AM | Energy | Alternative

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.

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