PSA, PFR and IFM Investors partner to jointly acquire the deepwater container terminal Gdansk (DCT Gdansk)

PSA, PFR and IFM Investors partner to jointly acquire the deepwater container terminal Gdansk (DCT Gdansk)

PSA International Ptd Ltd (PSA), the Polish Development Fund (PFR) and the IFM Global Infrastructure Fund (GIF) managed by IFM Investors, have signed an Agreement, subject to formal approval by the relevant competition …
Mar 20, 2019 /  Curious
12 New Container Stacks Go to Work at NIT; Phase I of $375M Capacity Expansion is Complete

12 New Container Stacks Go to Work at NIT; Phase I of $375M Capacity Expansion is Complete

The Port of Virginia® continues to expand its capacity and this month 12 new container stacks at Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) began operating as the project to reconfigure the terminal’s south …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Vessels
JAXPORT and SSA Marine Reach Long-term Agreement on $238.7Mln International Container Terminal at Blount Island

JAXPORT and SSA Marine Reach Long-term Agreement on $238.7Mln International Container Terminal at Blount Island

The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) Board of Directors yesterday (Mar04) unanimously approved a long-term agreement with experienced terminal operator SSA Marine for the development and operation of a …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
All time high container record to Oslo

All time high container record to Oslo

In 2018, a total of 238,000 containers (TEU) were handled in Norway's largest container terminal, YILPort Oslo, an increase of 14% from the previous year. Cargo from Europe is growing. Oslo is the logistics hub in …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Curious
Container Stack-Yard Work at VIG Ends; Overall Expansion Project is on Target for June Completion

Container Stack-Yard Work at VIG Ends; Overall Expansion Project is on Target for June Completion

“We are on-budget, on-time and with the end clearly in sight, we are already seeing the benefits.” This week, container stack No. 1 began operating at Virginia International Gateway (VIG) and in doing so …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Oakland getting three new cranes, could be tallest in U.S.

Port of Oakland getting three new cranes, could be tallest in U.S.

Oakland International Container Terminal's $30 million prep for megaships Towering new cranes are coming to the Port of Oakland to handle the latest generation of megaships. The Port said yesterday that its largest …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
Kalmar Zero Emission RTGs To Help Boost Capacity At South Florida Container Terminal in Miami, Florida

Kalmar Zero Emission RTGs To Help Boost Capacity At South Florida Container Terminal in Miami, Florida

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed a deal to supply six Kalmar Zero Emission Rubber-tired Gantry cranes (RTGs) to South Florida Container Terminal, LLC. The cranes will be equipped with a busbar energy system and …
Feb 12, 2019 /  Vessels
Savannah set to serve six 14,000-TEU vessels simultaneously

Savannah set to serve six 14,000-TEU vessels simultaneously

At the Georgia Foreign Trade Conference, Georgia Ports Authority Executive Director Griff Lynch unveiled GPA’s Big Berth/Big Ship program that will allow the Port of Savannah to simultaneously handle six 14,000 TEU …
Feb 6, 2019 /  Accidents
APM Terminals to jointly develop greenfield terminal in Bangkok

APM Terminals to jointly develop greenfield terminal in Bangkok

APM Terminals has signed a memorandum of understanding with Sahathai Terminal PLC (PORT) and Mitr Phol Sugar to develop a 345,000 TEU capacity greenfield container terminal in Bangkok, Thailand. Bangkok River Terminal …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Curious
Hutchison Ports officially opens Terminal D at Laem Chabang Port in Thailand

Hutchison Ports officially opens Terminal D at Laem Chabang Port in Thailand

Terminal D attracting some of the world’s largest container vessels to Thailand Hutchison Ports will be investing US$600 million in Terminal D which will be the most advanced deep-sea container terminal in …
Feb 1, 2019 /  Curious