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Port of Halifax Suspends Port Days Conference

By Tom Peters 04-16-2020 08:05:16

Posted in: Ports

The Port of Halifax on Canada’s East Coast, has suspended its Port Days conference, held annually in September, due to the c...

Canada Makes Provisions for Seafarer Transits

By Tom Peters 04-09-2020 05:41:11

Posted in: Ports

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted Transport Canada’s Marine Safety Directorate to issue a number of ship safety bulletins o...

Cruise Ports: The Big Issue

By Tom Peters 04-02-2020 08:04:14

Posted in: Cruise Ships

On January 1 the International Maritime Organization’s global regulation to reduce harmful sulfur oxide (SOx) emissions from...

Ports Wait for Pandemic Peak

By Tom Peters 03-16-2020 05:30:30

Posted in: Ports

While news begins to filter out from China that the country is slowly recovering from the impacts of coronavirus with the country&...

High Value

By Tom Peters 02-23-2020 05:05:19

Posted in: Shipping

With an ever-growing global demand for “all things fresh” – from a multitude of food products to pharmaceuticals...

Growing Pains

By Tom Peters 02-13-2020 03:00:21

Posted in: Ports

Transformation and innovation, do they ever stop? Not if you’re a seaport involved in the highly competitive world of moving...

Powering Up

By Tom Peters 02-02-2020 07:03:35

Posted in: Ports

The world is moving in many directions to combat global warming including a major push to drastically reduce and, at some point, e...

Power Surge

By Tom Peters 12-26-2019 03:35:00

Posted in: Ports

Major energy projects are firing up business at U.S. ports and terminals in the special project, heavy lift and breakbulk categori...

Car Boom

By Tom Peters 12-19-2019 06:35:00

Posted in: Ports

In 2018 the United States was the largest importer of cars in the world with a dollar value of $178.5 billion and the third larges...

The Boom in Plastics

By Tom Peters 12-11-2019 08:00:00

Posted in: Ports

The increase in the production of petrochemicals, spurred by the abundance of shale gas as feedstock and the demand for ethane &nd...

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