Archives for 2017
  • Hutchison wins concession in Umm Al Quwain

    Just days after one Hutchison terminal in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) opened, it was announced that Hu ...

    Just days after one Hutchison terminal in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) opened, it was announced that Hutchison had been awarded a concession to operate another terminal in the country. The Hong-Kong ...

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  • Navis joins automation taskforce

    Navis and a number of other organisations from across the supply chain have teamed up to explore automate ...

    Navis and a number of other organisations from across the supply chain have teamed up to explore automated solutions for the container market. Navis was joined by Microsoft China, terminal equipment m ...

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  • New tugboats in Poti

    Georgia's APM Terminals (APMT) Poti has added two new tug boats which the operator believes will boost th ...

    Georgia's APM Terminals (APMT) Poti has added two new tug boats which the operator believes will boost the facility's offering. APMT said the two new Azimuth Stern-Drive (ASD) tugboats from Svitzer, M ...

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  • Hapag-Lloyd volumes up in third quarter

    Hapag-Lloyd’s container volumes shot up by 24.4% to 7m teu in the first nine months of 2017, while the Ge ...

    Hapag-Lloyd’s container volumes shot up by 24.4% to 7m teu in the first nine months of 2017, while the German carrier also posted strong quarterly financial results. Net profit rose to €54.3m (US$63.9 ...

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  • Antwerp announces water conservation project

    Two container terminals at the Port of Antwerp will collaborate with Antwerp Terminal Services (ATS) to c ...

    Two container terminals at the Port of Antwerp will collaborate with Antwerp Terminal Services (ATS) to construct three underground storage tanks in an effort to recycle rainwater. PSA Antwerp (PSAA) ...

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  • HHLA enjoys recovery in Hamburg trade

    Hamburger Hafen Und Logistik AG (HHLA) has continued to increase its throughput, revenue and profit signi ...

    Hamburger Hafen Und Logistik AG (HHLA) has continued to increase its throughput, revenue and profit significantly against 2016. In the first nine months of 2017, its container throughput increased by ...

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  • QTerminals appoints first CEO

    QTerminals, the recently-established operator of Hamad Port in Qatar, has appointed the general manager o ...

    QTerminals, the recently-established operator of Hamad Port in Qatar, has appointed the general manager of the port authority at Suadia Arabia’s King Abdullah Port as its first CEO. Neville Blisset br ...

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  • ICTSI performs well in third quarter results

    International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) reported strong financial growth in the first nin ...

    International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) reported strong financial growth in the first nine months of the year while throughput at its terminals grew by 6%. Revenue soared by 10% compar ...

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  • Staff reshuffle in Cargotec

    A staff reshuffle within Cargotec has led to a change in the management teams of Navis and Kalmar, with t ...

    A staff reshuffle within Cargotec has led to a change in the management teams of Navis and Kalmar, with the former’s general manager of the Americas position currently vacant. Kalmar began a domino-li ...

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  • Strong volumes at the Port of Long Beach

    The Port of Long Beach has enjoyed the busiest October in its history, with volumes surging 15% over a ye ...

    The Port of Long Beach has enjoyed the busiest October in its history, with volumes surging 15% over a year ago although it was the only the port's fourth busiest month of the year as retail patterns ...

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