Leaderboard
Leaderboard
Archives for January 2010
  • Seven ERTGs for SCT

    Shekou Container Terminals (SCT) has taken delivery of seven new Electric Rubber Tyre Gantry cranes (ERTG ...

    Shekou Container Terminals (SCT) has taken delivery of seven new Electric Rubber Tyre Gantry cranes (ERTG) from ZPMC, which arrived on board the 'ZHEN HUA 22' this week at the China Merchants western ...

    Read more
  • Antwerp handled 157m tonnes in 2009

    The Port of Antwerp handled 157.8m tonnes of freight last year, a drop of 16.7% compared with 2008 (190m ...

    The Port of Antwerp handled 157.8m tonnes of freight last year, a drop of 16.7% compared with 2008 (190m tonnes). Imports were down by 22.3% to 81.6m tonnes and exports down 9.7% to 76.2m tonnes. ...

    Read more
  • Kiel almost matches 2008 figures

    The start of regular container handling at the Ostuferhafen facility in the Port of Kiel contributed to t ...

    The start of regular container handling at the Ostuferhafen facility in the Port of Kiel contributed to the 4.86m tonnes of cargo handled by the port in 2009, just short of the 4.91m tonnes handled in ...

    Read more
  • Port of Le Havre declines 8.5% in 2009

    The world economic crisis left its mark on the Port of Le Havre during 2009, where the provisional 74m to ...

    The world economic crisis left its mark on the Port of Le Havre during 2009, where the provisional 74m tonnes traffic figures, including bunkering and ship stores, show a decrease of 8.5% against 2008 ...

    Read more
  • Jebel Ali port opens new integrated gate

    Container trucks and other commercial vehicles exiting from DP World’s Jebel Ali Port and Jebel Ali Free ...

    Container trucks and other commercial vehicles exiting from DP World’s Jebel Ali Port and Jebel Ali Free Zone will be able to use a new dedicated inspection facility at the Main Gate 3, following the ...

    Read more
  • Deltaport’s 3rd berth officially opens

    The new $400m third berth at Deltaport, Port Metro Vancouver, the largest container terminal in Canada, h ...

    The new $400m third berth at Deltaport, Port Metro Vancouver, the largest container terminal in Canada, has been officially opened after two years under construction. ...

    Read more
  • DCT Gdansk prepares for growth

    Cargotec is to supply DCT Gdansk, Poland with two Kalmar E-One2 rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes, with de ...

    Cargotec is to supply DCT Gdansk, Poland with two Kalmar E-One2 rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes, with delivery due during this first quarter of 2010. The new order will help the port satisfy demands ...

    Read more
  • Haifa replaces 20-year-old TOS

    The Israeli Port of Haifa is to replace its 20-year-old container management system with a Navis SPARCS N ...

    The Israeli Port of Haifa is to replace its 20-year-old container management system with a Navis SPARCS N4 Terminal Operating System (TOS) during the second half of this year. ...

    Read more
  • Long Beach posts first increases since 2007

    Reversing a precipitous, extended trade decline, the Port of Long Beach (POLB) has reported the first inc ...

    Reversing a precipitous, extended trade decline, the Port of Long Beach (POLB) has reported the first increases in monthly container volumes in two years. In an unexpected surge, import volumes increa ...

    Read more
  • Haiti’s port infrastructure still inoperable

    With Haiti’s tiny airport now under the control of the US but still unable to cope with the sheer volume ...

    With Haiti’s tiny airport now under the control of the US but still unable to cope with the sheer volume of flights and with supplies piling up in nearby Dominican Republic which occupies the other ha ...

    Read more