North America – Page 10

  • Port of Savannah
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    10-step action plan

    2021-11-10T10:21:00Z

    A 10-step action plan has been announced by the US Government to accelerate investment in ports, waterways and freight networks.

  • Danny Wan
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    Call for help

    2021-11-08T10:32:00Z

    California’s ports face freight migration and job losses to other states if cargo congestion and underinvestment isn’t dealt with.

  • INFORM
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    INFORM FOR TWO NORFOLK SOUTHERN TERMINALS

    2021-11-05T12:23:00Z

    INFORM has confirmed that it has been selected by Class 1 railroad operator in the US, Norfolk Southern, to deliver yard management and optimisation solutions at its Rossville and Austell terminals. Crane optimiser is also being provided.

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    Savannah joint venture

    2021-11-05T09:32:00Z

    Container terminal, truck gate and stevedoring services at the Port of Savannah have been consolidated under a joint venture (JV) company to help increase efficiency.

  • Fenix Marine Services at the Port of Los Angeles Photo EQT
    News

    LA terminal sold

    2021-11-03T15:36:00Z

    Port of Los Angeles container terminal Fenix Marine Services (FMS) will be sold for US$2.3bn.

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    PAG sold

    2021-11-03T11:14:00Z

    US terminal operator, Ports America Group (PAG), has been sold to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) by Oaktree Capital Management.

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    NEW MEGAMAX CRANES FOR MAHER

    2021-11-03T09:55:00Z

    Maher Terminals LLC (Maher) located at the port of New York/ New Jersey has awarded a contract for three new container ship-to-shore gantry cranes to Liebherr

  • Port of Long Beach
    News

    Dwell penalty

    2021-10-26T11:06:00Z

    Ocean carriers will face a financial penalty for import containers that dwell on terminals at two US ports.

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    California congestion continues

    2021-10-22T10:13:00Z

    California is taking new action to alleviate congestion at ports in the state. 

  • Container ships at Port of Long Beach Photo Port of Long Beach
    News

    Multifold dredging benefits

    2021-10-18T17:05:00Z

    Dredging at a US port would bring big ships with environmental, safety and economic benefits.

  • Joe Biden Photo The White House
    News

    24/7 California ports

    2021-10-14T18:58:00Z

    The Port of Los Angeles will join the Port of Long Beach in operating 24/7 in a bid to tackle supply chain congestion.

  • Container Photo Port Canaveral 4 by 6
    News

    Bold Florida move

    2021-10-11T16:08:00Z

    Florida is being touted as the solution to the supply chain congestion in the US.

  • Ports America
    News

    Largest operator takeover

    2021-10-01T17:15:00Z

    North America’s largest marine terminal operator has been acquired.

  • Port of Savannah
    News

    Port pushes capacity

    2021-09-29T18:24:00Z

    A US port authority is planning to further expand on its ambitious capacity expansion plans

  • Ships in anchorages and drift areas
    News

    Anchorages full

    2021-09-27T14:33:00Z

    A new record has been set for ships at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, while regular and contingency anchorages are “essentially” full.

  • Port of Los Angeles
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    California cargo action

    2021-09-20T00:00:00Z

    California ports have announced new measures to speed up cargo throughput as congestion builds.

  • Long Beach Container Terminal
    News

    Text traffic alerts

    2021-09-10T15:22:00Z

    Traffic alerts via text message are now being offered by one US port to reduce delays and improve cargo movement.

  • Contrecoeur
    News

    NO CHANGING OF THE GUARD

    2021-09-09T15:57:00Z

    In eastern Canada there are new container terminal plans gaining approval and others now unlikely to occur. AJ Keyes looks at what is expected to change in the region and what it means.

  • Figure 1: US midwest states
    News

    NEW OPTION FOR HOLY GRAIL

    2021-09-08T17:47:00Z

    The traditional option from East Canada ports to discretionary hinterlands is intermodal rail. However, another option now exists. AJ Keyes investigates

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    MISSISSIPPI MARKET MOVES

    2021-09-06T19:14:00Z

    With larger vessels now centre stage, extended market reach is a prime target for US Gulf ports. The Mississippi is a strong focus in this respect including for the potentially game changing Plaquemines project. Mike Mundy reports.