TTS introduces SafeRoll

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TTS Liftec Oy, part of TTS Group ASA, has introduced a new, patented product, Liftec SafeRoll, to increase the safety of driving cassette/tr...

Banana win for Marseilles

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Marseilles has started to handle weekly banana imports from the Ivory Coast under a new reefer container deal with CMA CGM worth 80 TEU per ...

Spanish stevedoring reforms

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José Llorca, president of Spain’s national ports agency (Puertos del Estado), has stated that while changes will have to be made in the w...

Awash with opportunities

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US east and Gulf coasts ports are poised to increase their share of the nation’s container business, provided they make the right strategi...

HPH threat provokes Australian rivals

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One denies it, the other admits it, but it seems clear that Australia’s stevedoring duopoly is finally gearing up to battle imminent newco...

"Breakthrough" for breakbulk in Antwerp

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The port authority says a new social agreement will boost the port's competitiveness for breakbulk and project cargo handling operations...

Capesize berth for Ovet

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Dry bulk stevedore Ovet in Vlissingen (ZSP Zeeland Seaports) will get a new deepsea quay wall that will allow it to accommodate two Capesize...

Problems mount for Valencia

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Fears expressed by Spanish ports that they might not be able to compete with labour rates being offered by Morocco’s Tanger-Med port appea...

Stukwerkers into GCT

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Stukwerkers Havenbedrijf NV, traditionally one of the most important stevedoring companies in the Port of Ghent, has taken a share in Gent C...

Sydney still seeking landside relief

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Australia’s number two containerport is still grappling with ways to keep landside container logistics performance at levels that ensure m...

Dock death prompts code call

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The death of a dockworker at Port Botany in late March has prompted waterside workers to increase pressure on the Australian government for ...

First for GPA’s Rescue One

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The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA)’s “Rescue One” emergency container was subjected to its first real test last month when called upon ...