All North America articles – Page 26

  • Breakbulk volumes on the up at NWSA
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    Breakbulk volumes on the up at NWSA

    2019-08-21T13:40:00Z

    Year-to-date breakbulk volumes at the Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) are up by 18.3 percent, compared to the same period last year, reaching 163,650 tonnes.

  • GE responds to fraud allegations
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    GE responds to fraud allegations

    2019-08-19T15:35:00Z

    General Electic (GE) has issued a statement in response to allegations that the company is engaging in accounting fraud worth USD38 billion.

  • Easter takes on Daseke interim CEO role
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    Easter takes on Daseke interim CEO role

    2019-08-16T09:55:00Z

    Chris Easter has been appointed interim ceo of North American specialised transport provider Daseke following the retirement of Don Daseke.

  • Conceptum opens in Montreal
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    Conceptum opens in Montreal

    2019-08-15T11:30:00Z

    Conceptum Logistics has strengthened its presence in the Canadian market with the opening of an office in Montreal, Quebec.

  • Lefeber selected as Everett CEO
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    Lefeber selected as Everett CEO

    2019-08-15T11:20:00Z

    The port of Everett has appointed Lisa Lefeber as its ceo, effective October 16, 2019. 

  • Air Partner flies aid to Juba
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    Air Partner flies aid to Juba

    2019-08-14T12:15:00Z

    Over the course of three weeks, Air Partner chartered 18 flights from the USA to deliver more than 400 tonnes of non-perishable food to Juba in South Sudan.

  • Confessore to head up Mallory project division
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    Confessore to head up Mallory project division

    2019-08-13T16:10:00Z

    Tennessee-headquartered Mallory Alexander International Logistics has appointed Michael Confessore to head up its recently launched project freight division.

  • Trade war effects hit the West Coast
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    Trade war effects hit the West Coast

    2019-08-13T12:25:00Z

    Protracted trade tension between the USA and China has hit the bottom lines of ports and terminals active on the US West Coast. Predicting how volumes will develop in the coming months is proving difficult.

  • Mammoet keeps it clean in Texas
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    Mammoet keeps it clean in Texas

    2019-08-13T12:25:00Z

    Mammoet has introduced a wash facility to clean its fleet of heavy equipment at its facility in Rosharon, Texas.

  • Nahas joins Silk Way Airlines USA
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    Nahas joins Silk Way Airlines USA

    2019-08-12T14:15:00Z

    Silk Way Airlines USA has appointed Fadi Nahas as the company’s vice president for the Americas region.

  • NWSA requests Terminal 46 proposals
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    NWSA requests Terminal 46 proposals

    2019-08-12T14:10:00Z

    The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) is inviting companies interested in operating Terminal 46, a 50 acre (20.2 ha) deepwater marine terminal, to submit proposals.

  • Fernandina opts for Octopi
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    Fernandina opts for Octopi

    2019-08-12T14:05:00Z

    Florida’s Worldwide Terminals Fernandina has selected the Octopi terminal operating system (TOS) as it modernises its port infrastructure.

  • Hill completes exchanger swap
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    Hill completes exchanger swap

    2019-08-12T14:05:00Z

    Hill Crane & Rigging (HCR) has used a 500-ton (453.6-tonne) capacity heavy track HT500 hydraulic skidding system from Hydra-Slide to replace a stacked heat exchanger at a refinery in Carson, California.

  • Tariffs taking their toll
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    Tariffs taking their toll

    2019-08-09T10:05:00Z

    Last week, US President Donald Trump said that an additional 10 percent tariff will be imposed on Chinese-origin goods effective September 1, 2019.

  • deugro opens second Canadian office
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    deugro opens second Canadian office

    2019-08-09T10:00:00Z

    deugro (Canada) has opened an office in Calgary, Canada as part of the company’s ongoing expansion plans.

  • Neal joins Long Beach commissioners
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    Neal joins Long Beach commissioners

    2019-08-09T09:45:00Z

    California’s port of Long Beach has appointed Steven Neal to the board of harbour commissioners. 

  • Mixed fortunes in North America
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    Mixed fortunes in North America

    2019-08-08T16:40:00Z

    In announcing its second-quarter financial results, heavy haulage and crane solutions provider, Entrec, said the outlook for its business in the USA continues to be positive, but warns that a more cautious approach is needed in Canada. 

  • Juergens moves to deugro USA
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    Juergens moves to deugro USA

    2019-08-06T15:20:00Z

    deugro USA has appointed Richard Juergens as vice president projects in North America.

  • Blades arrive in Wilmington
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    Blades arrive in Wilmington

    2019-08-06T15:05:00Z

    GT USA Wilmington has handled 39 wind turbine blades at its Delaware terminal on behalf of GE Renewable Energy.

  • DSV adds to US offices
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    DSV adds to US offices

    2019-08-02T11:55:00Z

    DSV Air & Sea has opened an office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – its 36th office in the USA.