Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

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Report: HMM Still In Race for Long Beach Terminal

South Korean ocean carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) is still in the running to buy a majority stake in an ...

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Report: HMM Bins Long Beach Terminal Bid

South Korean container carrier Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has pulled out of a joint bid with the Mediterranean ...

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Korea Line Cancels Bid to Buy Hanjin's Stake in US Terminal

South Korean shipping company Korea Line Corp., part of SM Group, has decided to withdraw from the race for Hanjin ...

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MSC, HMM Jointly Bid for Hanjin's Stake in POLB Terminal

Swiss-based container shipping major, Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC), and South Korea’s carrier, ...

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Carnival to Add New Ships in Tampa, Long Beach

US-based Carnival Cruise Line plans to increase capacity in Florida and California by adding a second year-round ...

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Carnival to Expand Long Beach Cruise Terminal Facility

Miami-based cruise ship company Carnival Cruise Line has signed an agreement under which it would nearly triple the ...

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South California Ports See Another Volume Dip

South California Ports See Another Volume Dip

February cargo volumes at South California’s ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles took a double-digit drop ...

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LA- Long Beach to Introduce Contingency Anchorages

Driven by intensifying gridlocks, the Californian twin ports Los Angeles and Long Beach have put in ...

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LA County Ports Record Third Best Annual Results

2014 Third Best Year for Ports of LA and Long Beach

The U.S. West Coast ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles will both mark the year 2014 as the third busiest in their ...

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Night Operations Halted at Los Angeles and Long Beach

Night operations at congestion-hit US West Coast ports Los Angeles and Long Beach will be suspended as talks on new ...

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Long Beach, LA to Jointly Tackle Congestion Woes

Long Beach, LA to Jointly Tackle Congestion Woes

Taking aim at the bottleneck that has slowed cargo movement through the Port of Long Beach recently, the Long Beach ...

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Tacoma Port Volumes Dip, Long Beach Marks Slight Growth

Tacoma Port Volumes Plunge, Long Beach Marks Slight Growth

Productivity issues plaguing U.S. West Coast ports since October 31 prompted the Port of Tacoma’s container volumes ...

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Long Beach Encourages Pollution-Control Testing

A new incentive program has been approved by the Board of Long Beach Harbor Commissioners aimed at rewarding ...

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LA, Long Beach Terminal Operators in Overdrive

LA, Long Beach Terminal Operators in Overdrive

Marine Terminal Operators (MTOs) at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach in November continued to work ...

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Long Beach Expands Storage to Fight Congestion

Long Beach Expands Storage to Fight Congestion

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners last week approved the use of Port of Long Beach property as a ...

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PMA: ILWU Now Targeting LA, Long Beach

PMA Longshore Union Pulls LA, Long Beach Workers

The International Longshore and Warehouse Union’s (ILWU) job actions, which have already crippled operations ...

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Delays Increasing at Californian Twin Ports

Worsening port congestion in Californian ports prompted by rising container volumes have forced rising number of ...

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Volumes Surging at US West Coast Ports

Volumes Surging at US West Coast Ports

Cargo container traffic rose 7.3 percent in September at the Port of Long Beach compared to the same month last ...

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Long Beach Forms Congestion Relief Team

Long Beach Tackling Congestion Issues

The Port of Long Beach has convened a Congestion Relief Team to meet daily and seek solutions for addressing ...

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Air Pollution Reduced at Port of Long Beach

Air Pollution Reduced at Port of Long Beach

Diesel air pollution from ships, trucks, trains and other big machines at the Port of Long Beach has declined by 82 ...

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Volumes Sliding at Long Beach Port

Volumes Sliding at Long Beach Port

Container cargo shipments declined by 9.1 percent in August at the Port of Long Beach, reflecting both early ...

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