All posts tagged "shipping"
Feds to Resume Search for Sunken El Faro’s Data Recorder
NTSB says goal is to "better document the wreckage to help determine exactly why and how the ship sank"
- Posted April 17, 2016
Crowley Combines Puerto Rico Facilities into Single Logistics Services Center
In effort to improve customer service
- Posted April 12, 2016
New Draft Restrictions Set for Panama Canal
Adopted due to El Niño weather phenomenon’s effect on water level
- Posted March 29, 2016
El Faro Owner Agrees to Pay 3 Maine Families in Settlement
Tote Has Settled with Nearly Half of the Crew Members' Families
- Posted March 4, 2016
DACO Report: LPG Allegedly Being Imported to Puerto Rico in Violation of Jones Act
LPG Apparently Originates in Houston, Transported to the Dominican Republic and Labeled as D.R. Product
- Posted March 3, 2016
Longshoremen Back at Ports in NY, NJ after Surprise Walkout
NEW YORK – Longshoremen are back at work in New York and New Jersey after a walkout that temporarily halted work at the busiest port on the East Coast. The International Longshoremen’s Association told members to start...
- Posted January 30, 2016
Second LNG-powered Containership for Puerto Rico Trade Delivered
SAN JUAN – General Dynamics NASSCO delivered Saturday the world’s second containership to be operated by liquefied natural gas (LNG), the Perla Del Caribe. The ship was delivered two months ahead of schedule and is the sister...
- Posted January 23, 2016
Virginia Port Authority Memorandum with Cuban Counterpart
RICHMOND, Va. – The Virginia Port Authority and its Cuban counterpart are looking at mutual trade opportunities. Tuesday, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced from Havana a so-called memorandum of understanding between the Virginia port system and the Cuban National...
- Posted January 6, 2016
Ship Recycling Facility Opens in Roosevelt Roads
SAN JUAN — A new ship recycling facility centered on environmentally sustainable operations and industrial development has commenced operations at the former U.S. Naval Base at Roosevelt Roads in Ceiba. The new facility, operated by U.S.-based Marine...
- Posted January 5, 2016
Crowley Invests $25.5M in New Containers, Equipment
SAN JUAN – Crowley Maritime Corp.’s liner services group is ringing in the new year with a $25.5 million investment in new cargo carrying equipment. The units will include 325, 20-foot chassis; 500, 45-foot (102-inch wide) dry...
- Posted January 4, 2016