RWE and German LNG Terminal sign capacity contract for Germany’s first LNG terminal

RWE and German LNG Terminal sign capacity contract for Germany’s first LNG terminal

RWE, one of Europe’s leading energy companies, and German LNG Terminal GmbH, the joint venture driving forward Germany’s first LNG terminal in Brunsbüttel in Northern Germany, have reached an agreement …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Curious
Besix completes construction of Bahrain LNG Import Terminal in Muharraq Island

Besix completes construction of Bahrain LNG Import Terminal in Muharraq Island

Brussels-headquartered contracting giant Besix has completed the design and construction of Bahrain Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal in Muharraq Island, despite facing “excessive delays” on the …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
NOVATEK Signed Agreement with the Ministry of the Russian Federation for Development of the Far East and the Government of Kamchatka Territory

NOVATEK Signed Agreement with the Ministry of the Russian Federation for Development of the Far East and the Government of Kamchatka Territory

Monday (Sept 10), at the Eastern Economic Forum, PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK), the Ministry of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Far East and the Government of the Kamchatka Territory signed an agreement of …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Vessels
ICTSI Basra builds up Umm Qasr capacity

ICTSI Basra builds up Umm Qasr capacity

The ability of the Port of Umm Qasr in Iraq to receive direct calls from larger container vessels is being progressively boosted by the new terminal development program at Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT). A significant …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Curious
APM Terminals uses drones to improve safety and efficiency

APM Terminals uses drones to improve safety and efficiency

At APM Terminals' inland services facilities in San Antonio and Santiago, Chile, safety supervisors previously monitored activities on the ground. Now the latest technology is enabling their work to be done more …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Curious
Port Houston Jumps to Top 5 U.S. Container Ports

Port Houston Jumps to Top 5 U.S. Container Ports

Due to continued strong growth in loaded containerized cargo, Port Houston (see more port info at CruiseMapper) has surged higher in the rankings of the top container ports in the United …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Everett Breaks Ground on $36 Million South Terminal Wharf Modernization Project

Port of Everett Breaks Ground on $36 Million South Terminal Wharf Modernization Project

On August 15, the Port of Everett hosted a groundbreaking to commemorate the start of construction on the Port’s South Terminal Modernization project – the largest capital project in Port history by dollar …
Aug 16, 2018 /  Curious
APM Terminals launches online customer platform in Bahrain

APM Terminals launches online customer platform in Bahrain

APM Terminals Bahrain has launched the 'Lift' portal which allows customers to track and trace their goods, check the status of shipments and vessels and schedule deliveries - 24 hours per day, seven days a …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Curious
GE Transportation Technology Pilot Project Begins at Port of Long Beach to Improve Cargo Flow

GE Transportation Technology Pilot Project Begins at Port of Long Beach to Improve Cargo Flow

A pilot project between GE Transportation (NYSE:GE) and the Port of Long Beach to enhance advance planning at the busiest port complex in North America is officially underway. Over the next two months, stakeholders …
Aug 10, 2018 /  Curious
Toyota Terminal Renovation Scheduled for Vote Aug. 13

Toyota Terminal Renovation Scheduled for Vote Aug. 13

Project would streamline operations; build fuel-cell power plant The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners is scheduled to vote Monday, Aug. 13, on a proposal by Toyota Logistics Services to reconfigure its facility …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Curious