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Planning, innovation help meet challenges in shipment of project, breakbulk cargos
  Planning, innovation help meet challenges in shipment of project, breakbulk cargos

Nov 22 2021 at 08:00 AM | Project / Heavy Lift

As the world begins to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, third-party logistics leaders are turning to time-honored approaches entailing collaborative planning and innovative solutions to meet such present challenges as skyrocketing freight rates and tight truck capacity in keeping project and breakbulk cargo shipments moving.

South Carolina’s Port of Charleston delivering big-ship-handling capacity
  South Carolina’s Port of Charleston delivering big-ship-handling capacity

Oct 11 2021 at 09:01 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

With this year’s opening of the first U.S. greenfield container terminal in more than a decade plus significant modernization of its venerable Wando Welch Terminal, the South Carolina Ports Authority’s Port of Charleston is exceptionally positioned to fluidly move burgeoning volumes on and off megacontainerships.

North Carolina’s Port of Wilmington offering supply chain diversification
  North Carolina’s Port of Wilmington offering supply chain diversification

Oct 11 2021 at 08:58 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

In these challenging times, when shippers are assertively seeking supply chain diversification, the expanding facilities of the North Carolina State Ports Authority’s Port of Wilmington are offering a highly efficient, congestion-free alternative for moving both temperature-controlled and nonrefrigerated cargos.

Rail links keep cargo moving in and out of Midwest ports
  Rail links keep cargo moving in and out of Midwest ports

Sep 13 2021 at 11:21 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Even absent traditional intermodal container activity, rail links offer vital connections for proficiently moving cargo in and out of Midwest lake and river ports. And leadership of Port Milwaukee is hoping a sought-after intermodal facility will further rail’s role in the region.

Finished vehicle industry grappling with unknowns
  Finished vehicle industry grappling with unknowns

Sep 13 2021 at 10:23 AM | Maritime | Breakbulk News

As the automotive supply chain grapples with challenges ranging from import volume vicissitudes to continuing COVID-19 pandemic impacts, a quartet of roll-on/roll-off cargo veterans with more than a century of combined industry experience offers hope that a return to some level of normalcy is not far away.

Yellow’s CEO sees LTL in growth mode in opening SMC3 Connections conference
Yellow’s CEO sees LTL in growth mode in opening SMC3 Connections conference

Jun 28 2021 at 03:54 PM | Intermodal | Road

As the overall U.S. economy and e-commerce demands in particular continue to grow, the less-than-truckload transportation industry should flourish provided it meets such challenges as having enough drivers and available equipment.

Port of Baltimore moving forward as berth, tunnel projects advance
  Port of Baltimore moving forward as berth, tunnel projects advance

May 24 2021 at 08:00 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

With its second 50-foot-deep container berth nearing completion and the long-awaited Howard Street Tunnel project advancing, the Port of Baltimore is moving ahead to offer further benefits from its propitious location.

Lone Star State ports overcoming adversities while advancing infrastructure enhancements
  Lone Star State ports overcoming adversities while advancing infrastructure enhancements

Mar 22 2021 at 10:37 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

Proving their resilience, Texas ports are surmounting challenges posed by severe weather events and the COVID-19 virus to handle record levels of activity while moving forward with a host of major infrastructure advances.

New Orleans Terminal extending lease, forging ahead to accommodate growth
  New Orleans Terminal extending lease, forging ahead to accommodate growth

Mar 22 2021 at 10:28 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

With a 10-year extension of its lease, New Orleans Terminal is forging ahead to efficiently move burgeoning container volumes with leading-edge infrastructure and technology.

Mississippi, Alabama ports move ahead with diverse improvements to facilities
  Mississippi, Alabama ports move ahead with diverse improvements to facilities

Mar 22 2021 at 10:03 AM | Ports & Terminals | Ports

A broad range of projects are advancing at ports of Mississippi and Alabama, from providing better road and rail links to deeper channel access.

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