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FMC Members Call for Priority Vaccination for the Maritime Workforce

By The Maritime Executive 12-03-2020 10:02:34

In an open letter, two members of the Federal Maritime Commissioner have appealed to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) an...

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Trade Associations Call on FMC to Address Bottlenecks and Port Charges

By The Maritime Executive 12-01-2020 05:59:04

Retailers and other shippers are experiencing growing delays and increased charges as ports across the United States struggled thi...

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Plan to Improve Navigation for Channel in San Francisco Bay Withdrawn

By The Maritime Executive 12-01-2020 04:17:32

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that it was terminating an ongoing study designed to improve navigation in a stretch of San...

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Mining Equipment Could Inspire New Methods for Cargo Handling

By Harry Valentine 11-29-2020 04:31:42

Vehicles used at maritime ports to move containers and bulk cargo might seem to have little in common with mining trucks. However,...

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Southampton Investing $75 Million for New Cruise Terminal

By The Maritime Executive 11-26-2020 05:15:40

While the cruise industry remains sidelined due to the pandemic, ports are continuing to make significant investments in anticipat...

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Sustainable Ports as Energy Hubs

By Mikael Lind 11-26-2020 04:03:50

[By Mikael Lind, Stefan Pettersson, Jörgen Karlsson, Bart Steijaert, Patrik Hermansson, Sandra Haraldson, Monica Axell, Almir...

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The Raging Hub War at West African Ports

By Brian Gicheru Kinyua 11-24-2020 09:41:28

There is an investment overdrive in Africa’s maritime sector as governments pursue ambitious port expansion projects. Curren...

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Port of San Diego Moves Ahead With Solar Microgrid Project

By The Maritime Executive 11-24-2020 09:03:53

The Port of San Diego's board of directors has given the green light for the installation of a solar-powered microgrid, batter...

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Hamburg Forecasts Beginning of Recovery

By The Maritime Executive 11-24-2020 08:14:16

The Port of Hamburg, one of Europe’s busiest ports, reported that its volume declines are slowing versus earlier in the year...

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Endesa to Convert Algeciras Coal Terminal into LNG Bunkering Pier

By The Maritime Executive 11-24-2020 07:56:24

Spanish power utility Endesa is planning to convert a terminal at the Port of Algeciras into a bunkering pier for LNG-fueled vesse...

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