Record container trade for Port of Melbourne
- New Port of Melbourne operations centre boosts port safety and security. // Ausmarine;Nov2013, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p14
The article reports on the unveiling of the new advanced port operations control centre (POCC) in the Port of Melbourne in Australia in November 2013, after the 3.2-million-dollar investment by Port of Melbourne Corporation.
- Questions about channel deepening and underwriting risks. HART, FRANK // Ausmarine;Sep2008, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p23
The article reports on the approval granted by Australia's Victorian Government to the Port of Melburne Corp. to proceed with the dredging to deepen the shipping channels in Port Phillip, in accordance with their submitted channel designs and operating parameters, and to engage the Dutch...
- Channel Deepening Project to continue following Federal Court decision. // Ausmarine;May2008, Vol. 30 Issue 7, p17
The article reports that the Channel Deepening Project of the Port of Melbourne Corp. (PoMC) will continue following a Federal Court decision dismissing an application filed by opponents of the project. PoMC chief executive officer Stephen Bradford said that the port will remain competitive, and...
- SHAKING IT OFF. Greenberg, David // Orange County Business Journal;2/24/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p9
Reports on record worth of cargo handled by the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach in California in 2002 despite a slow economy and a 10-day shutdown of West Coast ports. West Coast trade accounted for by the two ports; Comments of port spokesperson Julia Nagano on the record volume.
- Port of Hamburg Reports First-Half Throughput Increase. // Transportation & Distribution;Oct2002, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p18
Reports on the announcement made by the Port of Hamburg that its total throughput for the first six months of 2002 has increased over the same period in 2001. Comparison between the cargo handled by the port and Bremen ports; Comments of Jurgen Sorgenfrei, chairman of the Port of Hamburg...
- India Plans to Triple Port Capacity by 2020. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);9/6/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 35, p8
The article reports that the tripling of port capacity to 3.5 billion tons from 1 billion tons has been planned by India's shipping ministry in anticipation of an increase in cargo volume in the next ten years.
- Seattle seaport, by the numbers. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/23/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 51, p36
Features the Port of Seattle in Washington as of December 2002. Expectations on the increase in cargo volume; Rank among ports in the U.S.; Expansion of port facilities.
- Healthy box growth at Malaysian ports. // DPC: Dredging & Port Construction;Feb2001, p4
Reports the growth of box traffic at Malaysian ports in year 2000. Increase in transhipments at Port Klang; Increase box traffic at container port Tanjung Pelepas.
- Local ports host various cargo-related businesses. Doyle, B. G. // Caribbean Business;8/17/2000, Vol. 28 Issue 32, pS8
Presents an overview of port operations in Puerto Rico. Major cargo hubs between the United States, Europe, and Latin America; Host to a number of industry-related businesses; Elimination of the cost of unused space.