One dock worker killed, another injured in container terminal accident

One dock worker killed, another injured in container terminal accident

An industrial accident on Wednesday, May 15 at a Port of Los Angeles container terminal tragically took the life of an International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) worker and seriously injured a second …
May 17, 2019 /  Accidents
Sharjah Container Terminal welcomes MAG Pearl on maiden call

Sharjah Container Terminal welcomes MAG Pearl on maiden call

The M.V. MAG Pearl offers a direct service between Sharjah’s Port Khalid and the Port of Abu Al Fulus in Iraq, contributing to the strengthening of business links between the two regional trade hubs. Sharjah …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Suez Canal Container Terminal set to reinstate connectivity and competitiveness

Suez Canal Container Terminal set to reinstate connectivity and competitiveness

APM Terminals is working closely with the government of Egypt on the final pieces of the jigsaw that will ensure the success of Egypt Vision 2030 for Port Said East Port and the Suez Canal Container Terminal (SCCT). Once …
May 9, 2019 /  Curious
Orient Overseas (International) Limited announces the sale of Long Beach Container Terminal to a consortium led by Macquarie Infrastructure Partners

Orient Overseas (International) Limited announces the sale of Long Beach Container Terminal to a consortium led by Macquarie Infrastructure Partners

Sale of Long Beach Container Terminal to a consortium led by Macquarie Infrastructure Partners for US$1.78 billion Sale pursuant to the National Security Agreement with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and …
Apr 30, 2019 /  Curious
Equipment For New Deepwater Berth 38 Arrived at NUTEP Container Terminal

Equipment For New Deepwater Berth 38 Arrived at NUTEP Container Terminal

Tuesday (Apr23), the vessel ZHEN HUA 19 moored to the berth of the NUTEP Container Terminal carrying the ZPMC equipment for the new deep-water container berth No. 38, constructed by the company in 2019 as a part of …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Curious
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