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Archives for June 2007
  • Farewell to Aaron Mak

    PSA has announced that Aaron Mak, managing director of PSA China and a member of PSA International’s Seni ...

    PSA has announced that Aaron Mak, managing director of PSA China and a member of PSA International’s Senior Management Council, died in Shanghai on May 30, 2007. As MD of PSA China, Mr Mak was respons ...

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  • ICTSI signs deal on Ecuador terminals

    Contecon Guayaquil SA (CGSA), a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), ha ...

    Contecon Guayaquil SA (CGSA), a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), has signed a contract with the Autoridad Portuario de Guayaquil (APG) for a 20-year concession to ...

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  • DCT Gdansk commences operations

    Deepwater Container Terminal (DCT) Gdansk, Poland’s new purpose-built deepwater container terminal, began ...

    Deepwater Container Terminal (DCT) Gdansk, Poland’s new purpose-built deepwater container terminal, began commercial operations on June 1, 2007, when the Team Lines ship Götaland called en route from ...

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  • Vauramo to take over at Kalmar

    Pekka Vauramo is to assume the role of president of Kalmar Industries on October 1, 2007, following the r ...

    Pekka Vauramo is to assume the role of president of Kalmar Industries on October 1, 2007, following the retirement of the present incumbent, Christer Granskog. Mr Vauramo (50) is currently president o ...

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  • Malta Freeport chooses Konecranes RTGs

    Konecranes has received an order for 10 rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes from Malta Freeport Terminals Lt ...

    Konecranes has received an order for 10 rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes from Malta Freeport Terminals Ltd. The order also includes two reachstackers and a masted lift truck. Delivery will take place ...

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  • Construction work to start on Fos 2XL

    The Port of Marseilles Authority (PMA) has awarded the main construction contract for its Fos 2XL contain ...

    The Port of Marseilles Authority (PMA) has awarded the main construction contract for its Fos 2XL container terminal development. The project will increase annual capacity at Fos from 600,000 teu to 2 ...

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  • Bray to step down from VPA

    J. Robert ‘Bobby’ Bray, the long-time executive director of the Virginia Port Authority, is to retire fro ...

    J. Robert ‘Bobby’ Bray, the long-time executive director of the Virginia Port Authority, is to retire from the VPA on July 1, 2007. ...

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  • APS opens European office

    APS Technology Group, the San Diego-based supplier of vision-based OCR and automation systems for marine ...

    APS Technology Group, the San Diego-based supplier of vision-based OCR and automation systems for marine and intermodal container terminals, has launched a new subsidiary, APS Technology Group Europe. ...

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  • Slight decline in UK port traffic

    Provisional statistics from the Department for Transport (DfT) show that total freight traffic handled at ...

    Provisional statistics from the Department for Transport (DfT) show that total freight traffic handled at UK ports fell by 4.7 million tonnes (Mt) to 580.2 Mt in 2006, 1 per cent lower than in 2005. ...

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  • New port investments in Buenos Aires

    The Government of Buenos Aires has declared that during 2007 it will invest more than US$$90m to remodel ...

    The Government of Buenos Aires has declared that during 2007 it will invest more than US$$90m to remodel the public ports of the province of Buenos Aires, which account for one-third of Argentina’s to ...

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