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Montreal Port Terminal Poised For Second Major Expansion

Canada

The Montreal Port Authority (MPA) and LOGISTEC Corp. yesterday announced a second phase expansion for Viau Terminal.Since a first phase was completed in 2016, the terminal has handled about 350,000...

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Canada’s Largest Port Joins Effort on LNG as Marine Fuel

Canada

Port of Vancouver has implemented a number of emissions reduction programmesWith the implementation of the IMO global sulphur cap just months away, the Port of Vancouver has committed to the effort...

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Vancouver Fraser Port Authority Joins SEA\LNG

Canada

SEA\LNG – a multi-sector industry coalition that is aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of LNG as a marine fuel – has announced that the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has joined its...

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Halifax Port Authority Consults CN to Better Use Assets

Canada

The Halifax Port Authority says discussions are underway with port authority tenants and CN Rail on how to better use the port’s existing assets and infrastructure. - File The Halifax Port...

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Review Panel for Roberts Bank Terminal 2 Project Announces Date For Public Hearing

Canada

OTTAWA, March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - The Review Panel established to conduct an environmental assessment of the proposed Roberts Bank Terminal 2 Project (the Project) has determined that the...

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SCPA Opens New Terminal HQ

SC, United States

CHARLESTON, SC – January 29, 2019 - Today South Carolina Ports Authority celebrated the dedication of a new headquarters building at the Wando Welch Terminal with its Board of Directors, local...

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India’s JNPT Set to Dock Bigger Containerships From February

India

Container ships with the capacity to carry double the volume of boxes currently calling will be able to dock at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) near Mumbai from February after the state-owned...

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Port of AK to Cost Almost $2 Billion to Repair and Replace

AK, United States

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The price to upgrade, replace and fix the aging Port of Alaska has now grown to almost $2 billion.The Port is vital to the state. It handles more than 3.5 million tons of food,...

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HHLA Puts First Hybrid Straddle Carriers of The Port of Hamburg Into Operation

Germany

New energy-saving, low-emission technology at the Port of Hamburg: two straddle carriers with environmentally friendly hybrid engines are now transporting containers between the ship, the yard, the...

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Rotterdam Launches Worldwide Port Innovation Programme

Netherlands

The Port of Rotterdam has announced it has joined an initiative with other major port authorities around the world to ensure ports remain dynamic, competitive and at the forefront of social and...

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Legislators Renew Push for Dredging of Georgetown Port

SC, United States

Following Gov. Henry McMaster's pledge to revitalize the Port of Georgetown, state Rep. Carl Anderson is leading a renewed push to secure funding for dredging the port.At a press conference Sunday,...

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Expanding Port of Brunswick Fits Perfectly in GPA’s Scheme

GA, United States

Often overlooked in the shadow of booming Port of Savannah container facilities some 80 miles to the north, the Georgia Ports Authority’s expanding Port of Brunswick is further realizing its...

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$46 Million in Cruise Terminal Upgrades Planned for Disney at Port Canaveral

FL, United States

Disney Cruise Line's plan to base a third ship at Port Canaveral in 2021 will require extensive upgrades to two cruise terminals, estimated to cost more than $46 million.Canaveral Port Authority...

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McMaster Promises Revitalization at The Port of Georgetown

SC, United States

GEORGETOWN, SC (WCBD) - In his annual state of the state speech this week, Governor Henry McMaster specifically mentioned revitalization of the ports of Georgetown and Jasper in the coming...

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Beach Nourishment To Begin Next Week On Pleasure Island

NC, United States

File photo: March 2016: Beach renourishment project near the Carolina Beach Fishing Pier at Freeman Park.CAROLINA BEACH - Hurricane Florence eroded the beach front in Carolina Beach and Kure Beach. A...