Hernandez up at New Orleans

July 29 - Tara C. Hernandez has been appointed to the board of commissioners at the Port of New Orleans.

McLeod retires at Ritchie Bros

July 29 - Industrial auctioneer Ritchie Bros has announced that Rob McLeod, chief business development officer, will retire from the company effective September 30, 2016.

Ports America inks Tampa deal

July 29 - Ports America has signed a breakbulk concession of five years and an amended container agreement with Port Tampa Bay.

Sennebogen bridges gap in Algeria

July 28 - Algerian bridge construction specialist SAPTA is currently using four Sennebogen cranes in the installation of a bridge near Algiers.

Vancouver extends Vanport lease

July 28 - The Port of Vancouver USA's board of commissioners has approved a lease agreement with its long-term tenant Vanport Trucking at a recent meeting.

H.I.G. sells Amerijet

July 28 - H.I.G. Capital has sold US based freighter operator Amerijet Holdings to an affiliate of private equity company ZS Fund.