Historic Battleship Iowa plugs into 21st Century Technology at Port of LA
23 May

Historic Battleship Iowa plugs into 21st Century Technology at Port of LA

Recognized internationally for pioneering the development and use of Alternative Maritime Power®(AMP®) for container ships, the Port of Los Angeles and Battleship IOWA today unveiled a new permanent educational exhibit on the historic Battleship IOWA wharf. Battleship IOWA has become the latest vessel to plug into clean, electric shore-side power at the Port. The ship’s […]

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Simulation Confirms  Port of NY & NJ Can  Handle ULCVs through  18,000 TEUs
18 May

Simulation Confirms Port of NY & NJ Can Handle ULCVs through 18,000 TEUs

A state-of-the-art computer simulation has confirmed that both new classes of ultra large container vessels (ULCVs) – those handling 14,000 and 18,000 TEUS — can safely navigate the Port of New York and New Jersey. The critical components to facilitate such transits will be communication and coordination among the various port stakeholders, said officials in […]

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NY Port Authority Approves Largest Ever $32.2 Billion 10-Year Capital Plan
02 May

NY Port Authority Approves Largest Ever $32.2 Billion 10-Year Capital Plan

The plan allows for $11.6 billion in major redevelopment projects to advance at the region’s major airports during the next decade, including the $4 billion LaGuardia Terminal B replacement, the largest transportation public-private partnership in the United States. It also provides for the advancement of work on Terminal A at Newark Liberty International Airport and […]

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US Imports Set to Rise after a Solid 2016
02 Mar

US Imports Set to Rise after a Solid 2016

Despite surplus inventory levels, lower consumer spending, Hanjin Shipping’s collapse and several other detrimental factors, US containerized imports maintained an upward trend in 2016, rising an estimated 3.6% for a record of 20.4 million 20-foot equivalent units. Mario Moreno, senior economist for the IHS Maritime & Trade, reports an expected increase in imports in 2017, […]

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