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Thursday, 08 October 2015 13:54

Unifor Welcomes New Port Trucking Commissioner

VANCOUVER, Oct. 6, 2015 /CNW/ - The largest union in the city's container trucking industry welcomes the appointment of Corinne Bell as the Acting Commissioner for the sector. Bell takes on the role after the sudden departure of Andy Smith on September 16.

Published in Latest News
Monday, 21 September 2015 15:46

Big Ships Welcome Now At PortMiami

MIAMI, Sept. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The grand celebration for the completion of PortMiami's -50/-52 ft. Deep Dredge project and On-dock Intermodal Rail took place today at PortMiami.

Monday, 14 September 2015 13:12

U.S. and UAE strengthen port ties

Trade and investment relations between the U.S. and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have been given a boost with the signing of a “sister ports” agreement linking the Department of Seaports and Customs in Sharjah and the Canaveral Port Authority of Florida.

Published in Regulation and Policy

The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded $3.4 million of funding to the Port of Long Beach in order to improve security at the site.

Published in Security / Environment

The ports of Seattle and Tacoma in the Northwestern U.S. have signed a formal alliance to unify management processes and tackle mounting competition in the regional port sector.

Published in Regulation and Policy

The Port of Saint John in New Brunswick is set to receive investment of $68.3 million to expand and modernize its container terminal capacity, from the provincial government, effecting the final stage of funding for the $205 million project.

Published in Finance Deals

Officials from the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), Murray County and CSX Transportation signed a Memorandum of Understanding this week to create a new inland port in the north of the state of Georgia.

Published in Regulation and Policy

Equipment manufacturer Conductix-Wampfler has announced the launch of the first fully electricfied container terminal in the Americas, with the  completion of work at SSA México's (SSAM) Manzanillo Mexico Terminal in Colima on Mexico’s west coast.

The Canadian government has announced plans to invest $9.2 million in shore power technology for container vessels at two of Port Metro Vancouver’s container terminals, in order to “reduce marine shipping emissions”.


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