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The 2020 Global Ports Forum Awards

United States

The 2020 Global Ports Forum Awards.Join us with Achievers of Ports/Terminals Excellence at 2020 Global Ports Forum Awards, Dubai, UAE, 26 Feb 2020.The 2020 Global Ports Forum Awards.Join us with...

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Port of Vancouver getting $42M upgrade to accommodate Asian auto imports

Canada

Importing and exporting new vehicles and auto parts to and from Canada is expected to run more smoothly once the federal government finishes consolidating a pair of auto terminals at the Port of...

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Mexico's US$5.2bn port program to sail ahead

Mexico

Mexico’s government aims to develop three main port projects during the term of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO), which ends in 2024. All three projects are expansions, at Veracruz port...

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B.C. port workers vote to accept new contract

Canada

International Longshore and Warehouse Union Canada 77% in favour of new deal with BC Maritime EmployersMembers of International Longshore and Warehouse Union Canada (ILWU) have voted 77.18% in favour...

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Port authority, GCT square off over terminal priorities

Canada

Debate over which port expansion should come first plagues Terminal 2 hearingsEnvironmental impact hearings for the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s (VFPA) proposed Terminal 2 project at Roberts...

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More cruise ships expected after Summerside harbour dredging

Canada

Port CEO says dredging will be welcome news for shipping and cruise industriesThe Port of Summerside has called for tenders for dredging its harbour and the channel.The harbour is usually dredged...

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Opinion: Roberts Bank Terminal 2 critical to Canada’s economic growth

Canada

The City of Delta is a prime example of how port operations can drive the economy and bolster communities. Roberts Bank hosts the largest container terminal in Canada, generating over $1 billion in...

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Port of Vancouver touts plan to transform Terminal 1

Canada

In 'Port Report,' CEO says replacing I-5 Bridge an economic issue for ‘entire West Coast’Port of Vancouver CEO Julianna Marler lauded recent accomplishments and highlighted upcoming redevelopment of...

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Port of Québec Announces Deal with Hutchison Ports and CN Rail to Develop New $775 Million Container Terminal

Canada

QUÉBEC CITY, May 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - The Québec Port Authority ("QPA") is proud to announce the signing of a long-term commercial agreement with Hutchison Ports, the world's leading port network,...

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Port of Manzanillo to Dredge Navigation Channels

Mexico

Mexican state-owned port administrator Administración Portuaria Integral de Manzanillo S.A, also known as (API Manzanillo), said in late April it plans to “immediately” dredge the facility’s access...

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Argentinian Port Administrator to Fund 2020 Dredging Project

Argentina

Argentinian Port Administrator Consorcio Portuario Regional de Mar del Plata (CPRM) plans to use its own money to fund an estimated $3 million US dredging project, which is expected for 2020, CPRM’s...

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Port of Vancouver pressed on fossil fuel facility policy

Canada

Speakers at meeting urge adoption, but tenants have raised concernsClimate change activists continue to press the Port of Vancouver to adopt a policy prohibiting it from building fossil fuel...

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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...