South Carolina Ports Achieves Record Container Volume in October

South Carolina Ports Achieves Record Container Volume in October

Thursday (Nov 08) South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced the highest monthly container volume in its history, with 217,035 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled in October. Last month’s …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Five Leading Port Groups Promote Sustainability through Mass-Recycling Initiative

Five Leading Port Groups Promote Sustainability through Mass-Recycling Initiative

Five of the world’s leading container port operators have jointly undertaken a week-long initiative to promote sustainable resource usage in their respective port and facility networks. During the fifth annual Go …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Curious
World’s biggest container ship made her maiden call at Westports

World’s biggest container ship made her maiden call at Westports

The world’s biggest container ship, OOCL United Kingdom, made her maiden call at Westports in Port Klang on her way to China. The OOCL United Kingdom, with a carrying capacity of 21,413 TEUs, is one of the …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Stockholm more popular than ever - the port sets a new record again this year

Port of Stockholm more popular than ever - the port sets a new record again this year

The number of cruise passengers travelling via Ports of Stockholm is continually rising, and has set a new record again this year. During the cruise season 268 vessels called at Ports of Stockholm (see also …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Cruise
Peel Ports and ASCO announce strategic partnership

Peel Ports and ASCO announce strategic partnership

Peel Ports and ASCO have joined forces in a long-term strategic partnership aimed at supporting the energy sector in Great Yarmouth and promoting future sustainability for the port. By working in collaboration, the two …
Oct 25, 2018 /  Curious
Abu Dhabi Ports collaborating with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company on international blockchain solution Silsal

Abu Dhabi Ports collaborating with MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company on international blockchain solution Silsal

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company playing important role in supporting testing and providing vital information and feedback Maqta Gateway LLC, an Abu Dhabi Ports subsidiary, announced Saturday (Oct 20) that it is to …
Oct 22, 2018 /  All
South Carolina Ports (SCPA) Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year Growth

South Carolina Ports (SCPA) Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year Growth

Thursday (Oct16) South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported a 7.5 percent fiscal year-over-year container volume growth of twenty-foot-equivalent units (TEUs) through September.  SCPA has handled 580,361 TEUs …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
Damen Shipyards Group and Abu Dhabi Ports sign contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2411

Damen Shipyards Group and Abu Dhabi Ports sign contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2411

Contract signed at Abu Dhabi Boat Show 2018 In an official ceremony at the Abu Dhabi Boat Show, Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Abu Dhabi Ports and its subsidiary Abu Dhabi Marine Services (Safeen) for …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of New Orleans Handles Largest Container Ship to Date

Port of New Orleans Handles Largest Container Ship to Date

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) welcomed its largest container ship ever when the CMA CGM operated Pusan C, a 9,500 twenty-foot-equivalent unit (TEU) vessel, called on Oct. 8 at the Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Vessels
New trade opportunity through Port of Dampier

New trade opportunity through Port of Dampier

Pilbara Ports Authority has received regulatory approval to support the export of ammonium nitrate through the Port of Dampier. The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) has issued Pilbara Ports …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Curious