Port of Oakland building online portal to move cargo faster

Port of Oakland building online portal to move cargo faster

Port of Oakland officials yesterday promised a digital shipping platform by mid-year to speed up global trade flows. The Port said it’s building an online portal for transactions that range from tracking to …
Mar 9, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Long Beach Launches Data-Sharing Project with GE Transportation to Improve Cargo Flow Efficiencies Amid Record Volumes

Port of Long Beach Launches Data-Sharing Project with GE Transportation to Improve Cargo Flow Efficiencies Amid Record Volumes

GE Transportation (NYSE:GE) and the Port of Long Beach are collaborating to improve cargo flow at the busiest port complex in North America. As cargo volumes and the complexity of port operations increase, the Port of …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Curious
The CMA CGM Group to set up a multi-temperature logistics facility at DP World London Gateway to offer new services to its customers

The CMA CGM Group to set up a multi-temperature logistics facility at DP World London Gateway to offer new services to its customers

CMA CGM adds innovative new services such as quality control of the products A 107,155 sq ft brand new, state-of-the-art cold store facility located at DP World London Gateway Logistics Park Construction will begin …
Feb 23, 2018 /  Curious
VIDEO: Transportation of the modules for Shell’s new Solvent DeAsphalter on board RollDock Sky

VIDEO: Transportation of the modules for Shell’s new Solvent DeAsphalter on board RollDock Sky

The transportation of the modules for Shell’s new Solvent DeAsphalter factory in Pernis was not only a challenge but also a great opportunity to film the work where RollDock is so proud of. The heavy-load …
Feb 19, 2018 /  Vessels
CMA CGM introduces REEFLEX - a new and unique system for the transportation of liquids by container (Video)

CMA CGM introduces REEFLEX - a new and unique system for the transportation of liquids by container (Video)

An ideal alternative to break bulk for the transportation of liquids which optimally preserves the product’s properties CMA CGM, a world leader in maritime transport, Wednesday announced, on the occasion of the …
Feb 8, 2018 /  Curious
Washington State Christens New Ferry Suquamish

Washington State Christens New Ferry Suquamish

Will serve passengers on the Mukilteo/Clinton route next year A sparkling white and green Washington state ferry was the center of attention at Vigor's Harbor Island Shipyard in Seattle last Thursday as the Washington …
Jan 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Foss Maritime ships hundreds of Utility Trucks to help restore power in Puerto Rico

Foss Maritime ships hundreds of Utility Trucks to help restore power in Puerto Rico

5 Barges Head Out This Weekend on 10-Day Voyage At the Port of Virginia in Norfolk and the Port of Lake Charles in Louisiana, Foss Maritime is loading hundreds of utility trucks onto barges bound for Puerto Rico this …
Jan 5, 2018 /  Curious
COSCO Signed MoU with PetroChina to Transport Crude Oil

COSCO Signed MoU with PetroChina to Transport Crude Oil

COSCO Shipping Energy Transportation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with PetroChina further to provide crude oil transportation services. As a part of China’s "Belt and Road" project, COSCO would …
Jan 4, 2018 /  Curious
Elliott Bay Design Group designs new class of ferry for North Carolina Department of Transportation

Elliott Bay Design Group designs new class of ferry for North Carolina Department of Transportation

Elliott Bay Design Group (EBGD) has designed a new river class vehicle ferry for North Carolina Department of Transportation Ferry Division (NCDOT), which will be built at Bollinger Shipyards of Lockport, Louisiana. The …
Nov 29, 2017 /  Vessels
Hansa Heavy Lift transports two minehunting naval ships between France and UAE (Video)

Hansa Heavy Lift transports two minehunting naval ships between France and UAE (Video)

HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully completed a round-trip voyage involving the transportation of two mine-hunting naval ships, each weighing 670 metric tonnes, between France and the Persian Gulf. The two French …
Sep 14, 2017 /  Vessels