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US container imports to grow significantly in 2017 - port.today...
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Unusually high growth in import volumes of US major retail container ports in January 2017, up 12.5% as compared with the previous year.
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:31 UTC
FESCO connects Belarus and Vladivostok with rail shuttle - port.today...
The official ceremony dedicated to the arrival of the 25th regular container train FESCO Minsk Shuttle took place in Minsk, Belarus on 7 March 2017. The weekly rail service from Vladivostok port in the Russian Far East to Kolyadichi station in the Republic of Belarus was launched in September 2016.
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:30 UTC
Kalmar to provide more straddle carriers to HHLA - port.today...
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed an order with Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), the leading European port and transport logistics group, for 11 diesel-electric straddle carriers, reports Cargotec in its press release. This order comes closely after the one of 2016 for nine machines,
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:28 UTC
Innovative container for bulk cargo - port.today...
Russian port of Bronka has started testing an innovative container for bulk cargoes, writes PortNews. The container is developed by Russian company UNA and promoted by KOTTA Container, both firms are based in St. Petersburg. The framework of the container is made of steel, passed preliminary
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:28 UTC
Spanish port reform rejected, strike called off. What next? - port.today...
Spanish dockers unions have called off the remaining days of the strike, after the Congress rejected the new law on dock labour system reform yesterday.
By PortToday on 2017-03-17 15:27 UTC
APM Terminals invests in Gothenburg and conflicts with dockers...
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Container terminal of Gothenburg APM Terminals reports that its Gothenburg office has signed an addendum to the original concession agreement with the Port of Gothenburg to invest an additional SEK 250 mln (EUR 25 mln or USD 27.8 mln) through 2024 in the largest container port in Scandinavia. The
By PortToday on 2017-03-13 21:04 UTC
Tender for Corozal expires with no bidders...
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Corozal container terminal scheme. Source: Panama Canal Authority The tender for a container terminal at Corozal to serve the Panama Canal has expired because no bids were received by the Panama Canal Authority (ACP), wrote yesterday Splash 24/7. As we informed last year, four global port
By PortToday on 2017-03-13 21:03 UTC
THE Alliance brings all its UK calls to DP World...
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Yang Ming at London Gateway. Source: DP World London Gateway The container shipping consortium THE Alliance (Hapag Lloyd, K-Line, MOL, NYK Line and Yang Ming) has announced that all of its mainline UK calls on Asia-Europe and Transatlantic services will be handled by DP Worlds terminals at London
By PortToday on 2017-03-11 13:40 UTC
Royal Caribbean to build new cruise terminal in Miami...
Increasingly, cruise lines are taking terminal development at their ports of call into their own hands. Thus, in October 2015, Carnival Cruise Line completed the USD 85 mln development of the Amber Cove cruise port in the Dominican Republic. Norwegian Cruise Line invested USD 100 mln into port
By PortToday on 2017-03-11 13:38 UTC
Spanish ports’ strike on pause...
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Spains dockworkers unions called off the first two days of the 9-days strike scheduled for March, 6 and 8 and expect to continue negotiations with the government on the dock labour system reform. However, the actionon March, 10 as well as those every Monday, Wednesday and Friday during the
By PortToday on 2017-03-08 21:35 UTC
Sea Port of St. Peterburg handled Talgo train for Uzbekistan...
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Unloading the Talgo train. Source: UCL Holding Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg (part of UCL Holding), Russia, unloaded 2 locomotives and 11 passenger coaches of Spanish high-speed train Talgo, after which they were successfully delivered to the point of destination in Uzbekistan, Central Asia. The
By PortToday on 2017-03-08 21:35 UTC
Maersk and IBM introduce blockchain in shipping...
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Yesterday Maersk and IBM unveiled a new mutual project to develop a new solution based on blockchain technology to manage transactions between shipping lines, shippers, freight forwarders, ports and customs. The product is said to be available already later this year. Applying innovative blockchain
By PortToday on 2017-03-06 21:59 UTC
OPDR and Boluda to develop container terminal in Seville...
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German short sea shipping line OPDR, part of the CMA CGM Group, and Spanish Boluda Corporacin Martima have started jointly operating the container terminal in the port of Seville, Spains only navigable river port located 52 nautical miles from the Atlantic Ocean. As announced in OPDRs press
By PortToday on 2017-03-06 21:59 UTC
APMT opens for business Lazaro Cardenas...
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Maersk Salalah calls Lazaro Cardenas. Source: APM Terminals On Monday, 27 February, APM Terminals Lazaro Cardenas, Mexicos largest container terminal, welcomed its first official vessel, reports APM Terminals. The 9,600 TEU Maersk Salalah on the AC2 Transpacific service from Asia called the
By PortToday on 2017-03-02 10:44 UTC
ICTSI terminates lease in Portland...
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Container terminal in Portland. Source: ICTSI Philippine terminal operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has announced that its subsidiary ICTSI Oregon Inc. and the Port of Portland, USA, have mutually agreed to end the 25-year lease agreement to operate the container
By PortToday on 2017-03-02 10:43 UTC
Sovcomflot to be privatized...
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Grand Aniva LNG tanker. Source: Sovcomflot The privatization of 25% - 1 share of Russias Sovcomflot (SCF) will be realized through public offering at Moscow stock exchange, said yesterday Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin. TASS news agency also quotes his comment that a simultaneous
By PortToday on 2017-02-28 12:59 UTC
Spanish dockers to start the largest strike since 1980s...
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The port of Valencia Spanish ports face severe disruptions during March, as dockworkers plan to protest government reforms to allow ports to hire non-unionised labour. The Spanish government has been under pressure since December 2014, when the Court of Justice of the EU ruled that the countrys
By PortToday on 2017-02-28 12:59 UTC
Konecranes to deliver RTGs to Paraguay...
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BOXHUNTER RTG. Source: Konecranes Last week Konecranes signed an agreement with Terport S.A. (Terminales Portuarias S.A.) in Paraguay, South America to deliver 2 BOXHUNTER Rubber Tired Gantry cranes (RTGs), as announced by Konecranes. The equipment is to be delivered in early 2018. The parties have
By PortToday on 2017-02-27 23:20 UTC
New Kalmar straddle carriers for Southampton...
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New machines delivered. Source: DP World Southampton 8 brand new straddle carriers have arrived at DP World Southampton as part of an extensive investment and modernisation programme, reports the terminal operator. The new 1 over 2 Kalmar straddle carriers are more fuel efficient and can perform
By PortToday on 2017-02-27 23:19 UTC
Russian port capacity grows with new projects...
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The total handling capacity of the Russian sea ports has increased in 2016 by 32 mln tons, reaching 715-720 mln tons, according to the estimates of the Federal Agency Rosmorrechflot. The capacity growth was provided by the construction of new terminals as well as by the expansion of the operating
By PortToday on 2017-02-23 22:44 UTC
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