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Vancouver seeks terminal operator

November 9 - The Port of Vancouver USA is seeking statements of interest from companies interested in designing, permitting, constructing and operating a high-volume marine facility at the gateway's Terminal 5.

The available property features around 40 acres in the southern portion of Terminal 5, which is a rail-served terminal on the Columbia River.

With an existing fixed dock and nearby floating dock at Terminal 4, as well as laydown space and rail access, the Port of Vancouver USA suggested that the site is ideal for a bulk or automobile facility.

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Fire outbreak at US port

June 5 - A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.
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Intradco charters AN-225

June 5 - Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).
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Pacific Osprey returns to service 

June 5 - Swire Blue Ocean’s (SBO) wind farm installation vessel Pacific Osprey has returned to service following the installation of its extended crane boom in Denmark. 
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