The Northwest Seaport Alliance aims to improve gateway efficiency

The Northwest Seaport Alliance aims to improve gateway efficiency

The Northwest Seaport Alliance is launching a Gate Efficiency Program to expand gate hours at the international container terminals during peak season this year and next. With terminal congestion a top concern …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
ZIM returns to The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s North Harbor

ZIM returns to The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s North Harbor

The Northwest Seaport Alliance welcomed the ZIM Ningbo to its North Harbor on Friday (Apr05). ZIM is expanding its presence at the NWSA by joining the 2M trans-Pacific service calling at Terminal 46 in Seattle. ZIM …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Ship carrying four huge new NWSA container cranes to arrive Tuesday in Tacoma (Video)

Ship carrying four huge new NWSA container cranes to arrive Tuesday in Tacoma (Video)

A huge ship carrying four super-post-Panamax container cranes is scheduled to travel through Puget Sound March 5 to Tacoma. Among the largest on the West Coast, these cranes are identical to the four that arrived in …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
NWSA releases marine cargo economic impact report

NWSA releases marine cargo economic impact report

Fourth-largest container gateway in the US provides nearly $6B across Washington state The Northwest Seaport Alliance released an economic impact report detailing the benefits of marine cargo to the state of Washington. …
Jan 29, 2019 /  Curious
Northwest Seaport Alliance approves investments for future

Northwest Seaport Alliance approves investments for future

At a special dual meeting on Tuesday (Nov 13), the Managing Members of The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NSWA) adopted a budget for 2019 as well as a five-year capital investment plan. The budget and investment plan allow …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Finance
NWSA welcomes first PIL vessel since 2014

NWSA welcomes first PIL vessel since 2014

Pacific International Lines’ Kota Pekarang arrived at The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s North Harbor on Saturday, Oct. 6, making its maiden voyage to Seattle. “The Northwest Seaport Alliance is …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Vessels
SM Line to begin calls at Northwest Seaport Alliance North Harbor

SM Line to begin calls at Northwest Seaport Alliance North Harbor

The Northwest Seaport Alliance welcomed the SM Line Qingdao to its North Harbor Wednesday (May 30). The Pacific Northwest Service (PNS) will be a weekly call of six 4,300-TEU vessels at SSA Marine’s Terminal 18 on …
May 31, 2018 /  Vessels
NWSA: President Trump’s steel, aluminum tariffs pose significant regional economic consequences

NWSA: President Trump’s steel, aluminum tariffs pose significant regional economic consequences

The Northwest Seaport Alliance, a joint venture between the ports of Tacoma and Seattle that operates the fourth-largest maritime shipping gateway in North America, raised concerns that new tariffs on imported steel and …
Mar 9, 2018 /  Curious
The Northwest Seaport Alliance signs lease with SSA Marine to manage Matson’s Tacoma terminal

The Northwest Seaport Alliance signs lease with SSA Marine to manage Matson’s Tacoma terminal

SSA Marine has taken over stevedoring and terminal services for Matson at The Northwest Seaport Alliance Tacoma terminal. The 10-year lease for the West Sitcum Terminal authorized by the NWSA Managing Members Tuesday …
Oct 10, 2017 /  Curious
The NW Seaport Alliance ranks highest on US West Coast, second overall in Quest for Quality awards

The NW Seaport Alliance ranks highest on US West Coast, second overall in Quest for Quality awards

The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) ranked highest on the U.S. West Coast and second overall in the West Coast category in Logistics Management’s 2017 Quest for Quality awards. Winners were selected by the …
Aug 9, 2017 /  Curious