Posco Daewoo acquires grain export terminal in Ukraine

Posco Daewoo acquires grain export terminal in Ukraine

Posco Daewoo Corp. has bought a grain export terminal in Ukraine to become the first Korean entity to own the operating rights to a grain storage facility overseas. The trading arm of steelmaking conglomerate Posco …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Curious
ICTSI inaugurates the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal

ICTSI inaugurates the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal

International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) formally inaugurated the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal (BICT) in Georgia. The expansion encompasses both the waterside and landside …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Curious
German LNG Terminal signs another commercial agreement: Market continues to show strong demand

German LNG Terminal signs another commercial agreement: Market continues to show strong demand

German LNG Terminal GmbH, the joint venture driving forward Germany’s first LNG terminal in Brunsbuettel, has reached another long-term commercial capacity agreement with a global LNG player. The parties agreed on …
Feb 12, 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
LNG Tanker “Oceanic Breeze” Makes First Call at Naoetsu LNG Terminal, Japan

LNG Tanker “Oceanic Breeze” Makes First Call at Naoetsu LNG Terminal, Japan

INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) announced today that the LNG Tanker Oceanic Breeze called for the first time at INPEX’s Naoetsu LNG Terminal (the Terminal) located in Joetsu City, Niigata Prefecture, Japan, at …
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
PhilaPort’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal poised for record-breaking 2019

PhilaPort’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal poised for record-breaking 2019

Zero congestion and increased capacity means fewer delays and minimal demurrage fees On January 8, 2019, the M/V Zhen Hua 25 departed Shanghai, China with two new super post-Panamax container cranes bound for South …
Feb 5, 2019 /  Curious
Kingston Freeport Terminal records best performance ever

Kingston Freeport Terminal records best performance ever

Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited (KFTL), started off 2019 on a high note when it recorded its best performance ever, in the history of the Port of Kingston, Jamaica. A total of 3304 moves were handled within 24 …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Curious
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
Contracts awarded, construction imminent for mega cruise terminal at Port of Brisbane

Contracts awarded, construction imminent for mega cruise terminal at Port of Brisbane

Port of Brisbane Pty Ltd (PBPL) has announced the principal contractors for its $158 million Brisbane International Cruise Terminal, paving the way for construction to begin in the coming months. Wharf construction will …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Vessels