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Major Port Improvements Completed with $850M Investment in Boston

Published Sep 30, 2022 5:02 PM by The Maritime Executive

The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) marked the completion of critical infrastructure investments as part of a nearly $850...


Union Plans Broader Second Strike at Liverpool Rejecting Wage Offer

Published Sep 29, 2022 2:50 PM by The Maritime Executive

Union officials are planning to increase the pressure on the UK ports announcing plans for a second strike at the port of Liverpoo...


Efforts to Diversify UK’s Container Traffic Beyond Felixstowe

Published Sep 26, 2022 6:52 PM by The Maritime Executive

Efforts are underway to diversify and expand the UK’s container operations in England with expansion planned at both Southam...


Florida's Gulf Coast Ports Prepare for Tropical Storm Ian

Published Sep 25, 2022 9:52 PM by The Maritime Executive

Ports across Florida are bracing for the approach of Tropical Storm Ian, which is expected to curve to the north and make landfall...


Port of New York and New Jersey Becomes America's Busiest Box Port

Published Sep 25, 2022 9:05 PM by The Maritime Executive

Last month, volumes at the Port of Los Angeles fell below both Port of Long Beach and the Port of New York and New Jersey, making...


Review Finds Missteps in Failed Auckland Terminal Automation Project

Published Sep 23, 2022 7:33 PM by The Maritime Executive

The port of Auckland has come under criticism for multiple failures that resulted in the termination of an automation project for...


Rice Cargoes Stranded at Major Indian Ports Due to Export Ban

Published Sep 23, 2022 5:48 PM by The Maritime Executive

Following India’s ban on export of various varieties of rice earlier this month, close to 20 ships are stuck at major Indian...


Shanghai Will Invest $7B to Increase Regional Container Capacity

Published Sep 23, 2022 1:42 PM by The Maritime Executive

Shanghai port officials announced plans for a massive new container terminal that will expand the region’s throughput capaci...


Work Begins to Upgrade Germany’s Lubmin Port for FSRU Operations

Published Sep 21, 2022 3:28 PM by The Maritime Executive

Construction work started this week in the eastern German port of Lubmin for the first completely funded FSRU terminal as part of...


First Commercial Hydrogen Shore Power Piloted at Norwegian Shipyard

Published Sep 20, 2022 8:01 PM by The Maritime Executive

The growing requirements for vessels to use shore power is especially challenging for smaller ports and shipyards which are not su...

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