North Carolina Ports Adopts Vortex Port Equipment Simulator to Prepare for Cargoes of the Future

North Carolina Ports Adopts Vortex Port Equipment Simulator to Prepare for Cargoes of the Future

North Carolina Ports took delivery of a CM Labs Simulations, developer of Vortex training solutions, port equipment simulator in May. The simulator will run training packs for Reach Stacker and Ship-to-Shore …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Curious
North Carolina Ports Makes History, Welcomes First 12,000 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports Makes History, Welcomes First 12,000 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports made history Monday by welcoming its first-ever 12,000 TEU vessel to the Port of Wilmington. The ship, Kota Pekarang, is the largest capacity-wise to call the port. The Kota Pekarang is operated by …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Vessels
North Carolina Ports Welcomes Third Neo-Panamax Crane to Port of Wilmington

North Carolina Ports Welcomes Third Neo-Panamax Crane to Port of Wilmington

North Carolina Ports’ third neo-Panamax crane arrived to the Port of Wilmington on Monday morning. The Zhen Hua 25 arrived to the port following a three-month journey from Shanghai, China. The new crane is …
Apr 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Navis N4 TOS Selected to Enhance Terminal Operations at North Carolina Ports

Navis N4 TOS Selected to Enhance Terminal Operations at North Carolina Ports

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, and the provider of operational technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading organizations across the shipping supply …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Curious
North Carolina Ports Achieves Unprecedented Growth in 2018 Fiscal Year

North Carolina Ports Achieves Unprecedented Growth in 2018 Fiscal Year

North Carolina Ports moved a record number of containers through the Port of Wilmington during the 2018 fiscal year, which ended June 30. Wilmington recorded 38 percent year-over-year container growth and year-over-year …
Jul 31, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Wilmington becomes first South Atlantic port to implement Phase Two of USDA’s Cold Treatment Pilot Program

Port of Wilmington becomes first South Atlantic port to implement Phase Two of USDA’s Cold Treatment Pilot Program

North Carolina Ports has announced the Port of Wilmington’s addition of both Phase One and Two to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Southeast In-Transit Cold Treatment Pilot program. This will allow more …
Dec 13, 2017 /  Curious
Infrastructure Investments Continue at North Carolina Ports, Additional Cranes Ordered

Infrastructure Investments Continue at North Carolina Ports, Additional Cranes Ordered

As part of its ongoing infrastructure investment plan, North Carolina Ports has ordered two New Panamax ship-to-shore cranes with an option to purchase two more from designer Shanghai Zhenjua Heavy Industry Co., …
Jan 12, 2017 /  Curious
Evergreen Marks Arrival at North Carolina Ports with 8,500 TEU Vessel

Evergreen Marks Arrival at North Carolina Ports with 8,500 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports continues to welcome post-Panamax vessels to its Port of Wilmington, including the Evergreen Ever Laden which called on September 10, 2016. By capacity, approximately 8,500 TEUs, the Ever …
Sep 14, 2016 /  Vessels