Tom Peters

Tom Peters

Forward Thinking

Published Aug 5, 2022 6:21 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The marine cargo industry continues to be rocked by the global pandemic, supply chain issues, fluctuating rates, fuel costs, port...

Ports Bulk Up Their Ro-Ro Facilities in Anticipation of Better Days

Published Jul 18, 2022 11:45 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The marine cargo industry continues to be rocked by the global pandemic, supply chain issues, fluctuating rates, fuel costs, port...

Steady Growth

Published Jun 6, 2022 3:13 AM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

As if the global pandemic and climate change weren’t enough, now an unwanted war between Russia and Ukraine has captured ser...

Boom Times

Published Dec 6, 2021 12:19 AM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

“It never rains but it pours.” Does that age-old expression shed some light on the present state of the container indu...

Export Row

Published May 24, 2021 10:05 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

Old Man Winter added insult to injury when a blast of icy weather hit Texas and the Gulf Coast in February resulting in the shutdo...

Same Storm, Different Ports

Published Apr 11, 2021 3:18 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

British author Damian Barr summed up the world in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic quite succinctly. “We are in the same s...

Bright Spot

Published Jan 25, 2021 10:09 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Shipping

The deadly and persistent worldwide pandemic has become entrenched as a major factor in analysts’ forecasts regarding growth...

Port of Halifax Suspends Port Days Conference

Published Apr 16, 2020 8:05 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The Port of Halifax on Canada’s East Coast, has suspended its Port Days conference, held annually in September, due to the c...

Canada Makes Provisions for Seafarer Transits

Published Apr 9, 2020 5:41 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Ports

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted Transport Canada’s Marine Safety Directorate to issue a number of ship safety bulletins o...

Cruise Ports: The Big Issue

Published Apr 2, 2020 8:04 PM by Tom Peters

Posted in: Cruise Ships

On January 1 the International Maritime Organization’s global regulation to reduce harmful sulfur oxide (SOx) emissions from...

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