Biased coverage

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Terminal 18 in the Port of Seattle, operated by Stevedoring Services of America (SSA Marine), presents an interesting example of the gradual...

JMP taps Aussie market

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In response to the growing demand for dry bulk container liners for the carriage of export shipments from Australia, JMP Holdings, based in ...

Ningbo expansion under way

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Construction work has started on Phases IV (Chuan Shan port area) and V (Daxie port area) of Beilun port in Ningbo in China’s Zhejiang pro...

Capital ups box security

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Responding to customer requests, Hamburg-based lessor Capital Lease has incorporated a number of additional security features into its dry f...

Need for new definitions

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It may seem like an exercise in semantics, but the container terminal industry is in need of some new definitions....

Taking care of box liners

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Leading Danish liner bag producer Caretex A/S has seen sales volumes more than double in some sectors during the past 2-3 years. The company...

Terminal investments go West

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The North American West Coast continues to see heavy investment in container terminal construction and expansion. Most of the expansion is t...

Security seals – back to basics?

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With high commercial costs still a barrier to the widespread adoption of electronic seals, renewed attention is being paid to the developmen...

Take it on the CINN

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The Nicaraguan government has dusted off and revived the project for a Canal Interoceanico de Nicaragua (CINN) to rival the Panama Canal. It...

Vibrations in the cab

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Southampton University and Amba Dockside Technology Ltd, based near Portsmouth, UK have been approached by an international terminal operato...

RTG sales stay strong

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Global RTG output has continued strong throughout 2003 and a number of manufacturers are reporting sizeable orders for delivery in 2004...

Panama shows off its new hat

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The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) faces a daunting challenge over the next 12 months. While the rest of the country celebrates 100 years of i...

Market power gets concentrated

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In July this year, the annual (July-June) WorldCargo News container crane survey showed no fewer than 206 cranes ordered in the preceding 12...