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ABC LocalMagellan allowed to transport lead againSydney Morning HeraldBut an independent review of Magellan's air quality monitoring in shipping containers found lead levels do not exceed the limits set as part of approval conditions, Environment Minister Bill Marmion said. He said the Office of the Environmental ...REFILE-W.Australia lifts prevention order on Magellan lead shipmentsReuters Africaall 18 news articles »
Japanese freighters sail through uncertain seas as economies changeAsahi Shimbun(NYK Line) While regional economic dynamics have taken a significant bite out of Japanese exports, container shipping companies are fighting hard to keep afloat amidst a shift in the flow of cargo and fluctuating ship leasing costs. ...
Paragon Shipping Inc. Announces Date for the Release of Fourth Quarter and ...Trading Markets (press release)Paragon Shipping Inc. (NYSE: PRGN | PowerRating), a global shipping transportation company specializing in drybulk cargoes and containers, announced today that it will release its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2010, ...and more »
Environmental LeaderShipping Fleet 'to Cut Emissions in Half'Environmental LeaderDanish shipping company Maersk Line plans to build a fleet of container ships that it calls the worldâ€™s largest and most energy efficient. The Triple E fleet will emit 50 percent less emissions compared to the industry average for vessels operating ...Maersk Orders 10 Huge Ships From DaewooWall Street JournalMaersk claims new 'mega containers' could cut shipping emissionsThe GuardianThe cargo ships so big they could carry all the tea in China (or at least a ...Daily MailBloomberg -Business Greenall 116 news articles »
Algae.Tec Goes To The WorldNinemsnTec system which can be adapted to suit a wide range of conditions and produce a wide range of product outcomes, all within one or more converted shipping containers. Here's a little factoid which surprised me: most shipping containers never “go back”. ...and more »
Tire ReviewImporter Faces Federal Theft ChargesTire Review"At Veen's direction, fictitious shipping container numbers were used on the deceptive invoices, to create the appearance that particular tire orders were being shipped, or would be shipped, by the factories in the identified shipping containers," the ...and more »
Old Shipping Containers Are New Housing TrendTIME(280 sq m) coastal retreat in Maine out of cargo containers. Yes, the same rectangular shipping containers that you see piled high in ports worldwide are being recycled as homes, office buildings and even traveling museum exhibits. ...and more »
Shipping containers will be dropped at 15 locations around CornwallBBC NewsNow have you ever got up close to or even climbed inside a shipping container? Only if you happen to have worked in the shipping industry perhaps? Well 15 huge containers have been dropped in unexpected locations across Cornwall as part of a major art ...
Providence JournalChafee to review shipping optionsProvidence JournalThat kind of operation would not require the shipping channel to be deepened because shallow-draft barges would be used to bring containers from larger ports on the East Coast. Other plans to develop the port as a “load center” on the East Coast for ...and more »
GulfNewsMaersk Said Set to Order 10 Biggest Container ShipsBusinessWeekWorldwide container-shipping demand may increase 9.7 percent this year as world trade rebounds from the global recession, according to Clarkson. --With assistance from Catherine Airlie in London and Christian Wienberg in Copenhagen. ...Daewoo wins $2 bn Maersk order, talks on $2 bn moreEconomic Timesall 36 news articles »
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Daily MarketsLA Port Shipping Reaches 23-Month High In JulyDaily MarketsOn a year-to-date basis, shipping activity at the LA Port is up by 16.8% compared to last year. 1. Imports (loaded inbound containers) were up 21% and ...and more »
Los Angeles TimesShipping Surges at Ports in Los Angeles AreaWall Street JournalA surge in Asian imports in July boosted container traffic through the Port of Los Angeles, the largest in the US, to its highest level in ...Container Traffic Through Port Of Long Beach Up 36% In JulyWall Street JournalPorts wary of stunted holiday rushLos Angeles TimesJuly cargo shipments rise at ports of LA, Long BeachDaily Breezeall 15 news articles »
Desal America plans to bring jobs, portable desal stations to Moss LandingSan Jose Mercury NewsDesal America, a company that specializes in making portable desalinization stations that fit in 20- and 40-foot shipping containers, announced Thursday ...Thinking inside the boxRegister Pajaronianall 16 news articles »
Daily MarketsDoom-and-Gloom Hasn't Hit The Containers MarketDaily MarketsContainer shipping volumes and profits rebounded — first half box handling increased 15, 20 and 19 percent, respectively, at the ports of Los Angeles, ...and more »
IDENTEC goes live to track shipping containers, SpainRFID NewsTotal Terminal International Algeciras, a container terminal operator of Hanjin in Southern Spain, has gone live with a new real time locating system from ...and more »
Conforce International Listed on the OTCBB and OTCQBMarketWatch (press release)Management of the Company has been in the shipping container and highway trailer business for over 25 years. In addition to the operation of its full ...and more »
The HinduMumbai Port Continues Limited Operations; 60 Containers Cleared From SeaBloomberg... continue clearing containers shed into the sea following a ship collision. About 60 of the 300 cargo-boxes spilled by Mediterranean Shipping Co. ...Faulty steering system may have caused collisionHindustan TimesOil Spill: Khalija III flouted navigation rules claim MSC Chitra officialsSifyQ&A: GK Vasan, Union Shipping MinisterBusiness StandardDaily News & Analysis -Outlook -The Hinduall 128 news articles »
The HinduMumbai Port Partially Re-Opens as Work Clearing Shed Containers ContinuesBloombergSalvagers are continuing to remove some of the 300 containers that spilled from Mediterranean Shipping Co.'s MSC Chitra and made the sea unsafe for passage, ...Navy launches survey of Mumbai harbour shipping channelSifyCollision Blocks Lanes at India's Biggest PortsWall Street JournalNormal traffic by August 14: DG ShippingIndian ExpressHindustan Times -Times of India -Livemintall 1,637 news articles »
Bharat Petroleum Gets Crude by Pipeline After Containers Clog Mumbai PortBloomberg... closed yesterday as salvagers worked to recover about 250 containers, which were floating in sea lanes after being shed by Mediterranean Shipping Co. ...Refiners Turn to Crude Stocks as Mumbai Ports ShutWall Street Journalall 9 news articles »
Houston ChronicleShipping industry finding cargo containers hard to come byHouston ChronicleMore trade means more demand for shipping containers and ship space. To meet the demand in Houston, New Orleans-based cargo mover Intermarine recently added ...
Neptune Orient Lines orders US$1.2b of container shipseTaiwan NewsNeptune Orient Lines Ltd., owner of South East Asia's largest container shipping line, signed a US$1.2 billion order for as many as 12 container vessels as ...
DVICEIt's party time with a shipping container entertainment spaceDVICEPeople have started using recycled shipping containers for all sorts of purposes, but this instant outdoor party space is by far the most fun way I've seen ...Boxman Is a Solar-Powered Party in a BoxGeeky gadgetsall 3 news articles »
Intermodal supporters seek expanded roleMinot Daily NewsTurning Minot's Port of North Dakota into a customs facility may be the way to attract elusive shipping containers to the state for the benefit of its ...and more »
Solar Powered Shipping Container is a Pop-Up Prefab PartyInhabitat (blog)You might want to check out Boxman Studio's solar-powered party venue, which comes conveniently packed into a pop-up shipping container. ...
CBC.caContainers set for shipping, unloading in Montreal portCTV.ca(Ryan Remiorz / THE CANADIAN PRESS) MONTREAL — Containers full of consumer goods are set to be unloaded and others to be readied for shipping from the Port ...Longshoremen head back to work at the portCTV.caMontreal Port Shipping Companies and Locked-Out Workers End Labor DisputeBloombergMontreal port idled a second day by labor disputeReutersMontreal Gazette -CBC.ca -BusinessWeekall 760 news articles »
DOT to Turn Underused Waterways Into Marine HighwaysWired NewsAccording to Arthur, intermodal transport — the movement of shipping containers by multiple methods, such as from ship to rail — represents 21 percent of ...and more »
...seems a bit dubious. Gulf News reported today on a contracting firm in Dubai that has built housing for workers out of shipping containers, which can become unbearably hot in desert environments if they aren’t properly insulated. On the other hand, the containers...
Neptune Orient Orders $1.2 Billion of Container Vessels as Trade ReboundsBloombergNeptune Orient Lines Ltd., owner of Asia's largest container shipping line, signed a $1.2 billion order for as many as 12 ...and more »
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Los Angeles TimesPort traffic jumps at LA, Long BeachLos Angeles TimesImports at the Port of Long Beach increased 27% in June to 262053 containers. (Bob Chamberlin, Los Angeles Times / April 28, 2010) The Port of Los Angeles ...This Week in the NewsCunningham ReportPort Activity Significantly IncreasesLos Angeles Business JournalPort shipments soar 32.4% in JuneDaily Breezeall 147 news articles »
...of the containers could not be traced because they gave fake addresses on the shipping documents. Azarema said that two other containers carried two over-aged vehicles, towels and other clothing. He said that the dwell time for cargoes was 28 days and that...
Seatradeasia-onlineMaersk Ups Forecast As Shipping Industry RecoversWall Street Journal"The turnaround in the container shipping industry has been significant; you can see that by the lack of spare equipment (such as containers) to transport ...Container supplies run low as shipping industry growsBBC NewsMaersk Lifts Forecast as Container Demand Picks UpBusinessWeekFire on Maersk ship under controlThe Copenhagen Postall 48 news articles »
Afterdawn.comPopbox launching later this monthAfterdawn.comSyabas has announced July 23rd as the shipping date for the highly-anticipated Popbox media player. Pre-order began in May with a July 4th tentative release ...and more »
Postcard from the Expo: Shanghai: world city? (2)NewsyStocks.com... trade, shipping, and general economics. One morning I visit one of Shanghai's massive container ports. Containers, containers -- they fill the horizons, ...and more »
Y's Men's Club members paint container for Battels HardwareWhittier Daily NewsBattles Hardware owner Jack Carmichael has been at odds with the city over the shipping container in his parking lot. (SGVN/Staff photo by Leo Jarzomb) ...and more »
EarthtimesSamsung Heavy Lands Orders for 19 Vessels동아일보The price of an 8000 TEU-class container vessel was 86 million dollars per unit early this year according to shipping services group Clarksons. ...Taiwan shipping giant buys 10 ships from SamsungAFPEvergreen orders 10 container ships from SamsungEarthtimesEvergreen Marine to commission 10 shipsFocus Taiwan News ChannelInteractive Investorall 13 news articles »
Kuwaiti Claim Thwarts Iraqi Airline's RevivalWall Street JournalMr. Al Baijan was taken to a farm near Fallujah to see shipping containers filled with jetliner parts including a massive landing gear. ...and more »
Tests Start on Giant Oil Skimmer in GulfWall Street JournalAfter water is ingested through the ship's vents, it is pumped into a series of containers, where oil rises to the top of the water over several days. ...and more »
TheDigitelState Ports Authority's curious case of 61 stolen containersTheDigitelListed in a recent report released by the city of North Charleston, between 2007 and 2009, at least 61 shipping containers were stolen from areas around the ...Report addresses waterfront crimeThe Stateall 5 news articles »
Maersk Rejects Cargos, Cosco Imposes Levy on Container ShortageBusinessWeekThis means that journeys take longer and that containers spend more time onboard vessels. Lines including China Cosco and China Shipping Container Lines Co. ...and more »
Smurfit-Stone Emerges From Bankruptcy, Lists on NYSEBusinessWeekThe company is emphasizing efficiency as demand for cardboard shipping containers hasn't rebounded to pre-recession levels. “We're at the lowest inventory ...and more »
China Shipping Container Adds Surcharges on Cargo-Box ShortageBusinessWeekJune 26 (Bloomberg) -- China Shipping Container Lines Co., the nation's second-biggest cargo-box carrier, plans to impose additional surcharges on ...and more »
Pittsburgh Post GazetteIn National Guard, a sense of duty bonds comradesPittsburgh Post GazetteThere, in the back of a plane, they saw four transport containers draped with US flags. Robert Fike's body was in one of them. He will be buried Wednesday ...and more »
Hopefully, League City Will Get It RightDaily News - Galveston CountyThe massive flow of containers from the Far East is expected to enter the Gulf through the widened Panama Canal in 2014-15. Who in his right mind thinks the ...and more »
Why the Pigeon Couldn't FlyNew York Times (blog)... that's why I went to Los Angeles in the first place — and was expecting two shipping containers packed with 500 bicycles to arrive by early July. ...and more »
Pulau Muara Besar Aims To Become Transshipment HubBru Direct... a seven per cent increase in container volume in the first quarter of 2010 to 20108.75 twenty foot equivalent units or TED of shipping containers from ...
PQ shipping activityPakistan ObserverKarachi—Shipping activity remained brisk for the second consecutive day at the Port where five ships carrying containers, chemicals, palm oil and diesel ...