CMA CGM launches the Reefer Pharma division for the temperature-controlled transportation of pharmaceutical products

CMA CGM launches the Reefer Pharma division for the temperature-controlled transportation of pharmaceutical products

A shipping solution guaranteeing optimal safety and compliant with both the international quality standard and the European Commission recommendations A new division composed of experts available 24/7CMA CGM, a global …
May 17, 2019 /  Curious
Boost For East Agriculture WIth Great Yarmouth Deal

Boost For East Agriculture WIth Great Yarmouth Deal

Agriculture businesses in the East of England are set to benefit from a new deal between Peel Ports – operators of Great Yarmouth port – and global trader and supply chain leader ADM Agriculture. ADM …
May 17, 2019 /  Curious
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
Port of Everett secures two container cranes for its South Terminal Modernization Project

Port of Everett secures two container cranes for its South Terminal Modernization Project

Tuesday night, Foss Maritime departed the Port of Everett enroute to the Port of Los Angeles to pick up two gantry cranes for use at the Port’s modernized South Terminal. Caption: The Michele Foss leaving …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
Cruise traffic generates EUR 176 million and 1,100 jobs in the Stockholm region

Cruise traffic generates EUR 176 million and 1,100 jobs in the Stockholm region

A new independent survey shows the economic importance of the international cruise traffic and Stockholm’s power of attraction as a cruise destination. During 2018 the external company GP Wild carried out a survey …
May 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Cooperation with Daimler continues at Port of Koper

Cooperation with Daimler continues at Port of Koper

Luka Koper has proved successful also in the third international invitation to tender launched by the German corporation Daimler. The Port of Koper has proved successful also in the third international invitation to …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
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
AAL Gives Heavy Lift to Felixstowe’s expansion plans

AAL Gives Heavy Lift to Felixstowe’s expansion plans

AAL celebrates Felixstowe inaugural call with the successful delivery of four RTGs from China, for the UK port’s expansion project AAL has successfully delivered a cargo of four rubber-tired gantry cranes (RTGs) …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels
With deeper channel access, ICTSI Ecuador starts servicing larger ships

With deeper channel access, ICTSI Ecuador starts servicing larger ships

Contecon Guayaquil, the Ecuadorian subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), set a new operational benchmark after servicing the largest ship to dock in Ecuador – the 10,010-TEU …
May 15, 2019 /  Curious
Northern Sea Wolf Enters Service on Central Coast Route

Northern Sea Wolf Enters Service on Central Coast Route

Vessel takes over from Nimpkish on May 18, begins direct route on June 3   BC Ferries confirmed yesterday the Northern Sea Wolf begins service on the Central Coast route on May 18 after successfully completing its …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels