Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

The design by Camarc provides break-through performance for the mid-sized market The Port of Los Angeles recently awarded Vigor the contract to build two 56’ pilot boats. Camarc pilot boats are widely acknowledged …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Curious
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contracts for mv Newport News and mv Los Angeles with SwissMarine

Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contracts for mv Newport News and mv Los Angeles with SwissMarine

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, yesterday announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter …
Feb 26, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Los Angeles starts 2019 with 852,449 TEUs, busiest January ever

Port of Los Angeles starts 2019 with 852,449 TEUs, busiest January ever

7th Consecutive Month Above 800,000 TEU Mark, 5.4% Increase Over Last January The Port of Los Angeles processed 852,449 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in January, the busiest January in the Port’s 112-year …
Feb 14, 2019 /  Curious
For 3rd Consecutive Year, Port of Los Angeles Breaks All-time Cargo Record

For 3rd Consecutive Year, Port of Los Angeles Breaks All-time Cargo Record

The Port of Los Angeles moved more cargo in 2018 than any time in its 111-year history, racking up 9,458,749 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs), 1.2 percent more than 2017’s record-breaking year. It is the third …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Curious
APM Terminals sets operational record in Los Angeles

APM Terminals sets operational record in Los Angeles

APM Terminals set a new North American operations record this month with 27,846 TEUs handled on one vessel. This represents a complete discharge of the vessel for import cargo and a complete new load of export …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Los Angeles sets all-time record with 952,554 TEUs in October

Port of Los Angeles sets all-time record with 952,554 TEUs in October

The Port of Los Angeles processed 952,554 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in October 2018, a 27.2 percent increase compared to October 2017. It was the most cargo handled in a single month in the Port’s …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Curious
Wan Hai Shipping Line Returns to Aqaba Container Terminal after many years

Wan Hai Shipping Line Returns to Aqaba Container Terminal after many years

Aqaba Container Terminal (ACT), the preferred gateway to the Levant region, recently welcomed the LOS ANGELES TRADER cargo ship, the first vessel operated by Wan Hai Shipping Line to enter the port in 8 years. The 6039 …
Jun 6, 2018 /  Vessels
APL Expedites U.S. Last Mile Delivery via Enhanced Eagle Express X Service

APL Expedites U.S. Last Mile Delivery via Enhanced Eagle Express X Service

APL announced last Thursday (May 31) an enhancement to its exclusive Eagle Express X (EXX) service, promising a more expeditious last mile delivery of import cargo with same-day cargo availability at the Global Gateway …
Jun 6, 2018 /  Curious
Diana Shipping Signs Time Charter Contract for mv Los Angeles with SwissMarine

Diana Shipping Signs Time Charter Contract for mv Los Angeles with SwissMarine

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract …
Apr 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Los Angeles Releases Draft Environmental Impact Report for Shell Marine Oil Terminal

Port of Los Angeles Releases Draft Environmental Impact Report for Shell Marine Oil Terminal

The Port of Los Angeles has prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the marine oil terminal located at Berths 167-169 in Wilmington, operated by Shell Oil Company. Shell has a long-term lease with the …
Mar 28, 2018 /  Curious