Complete coverage of the latest Material Handling technologies with a focus on plastic and nestable pallet totes and wire and mesh bulk containers.
Posted 01/27 · 10:24 AM · LM Editorial
In the coming weeks, the Port of Los Angeles will start construction on two major roadway projects that will improve the Harbor I-110 Freeway and nearby surface streets in San Pedro and Wilmington. The work, due to begin in February and extend through fall 2016, will make the Harbor Area safer and easier for cargo drayage vehicles to navigate.
Posted 01/09 · 05:51 AM · LM Editorial
Ocean shipping giant Maersk Line, a subsidiary of A.P. Moller Maersk Group, said this week it has established SeaLand, a regional, containerized shipping company focused on the intra-Americas market.
Posted 11/05 · 09:31 AM · MMH Editorial
The change from Container and Pooling Solutions (CAPS) will not impact operations or customers.
Posted 10/30 · 09:09 AM · LM Editorial
The much anticipated P3 Network vessel-sharing agreement has been submitted to the Federal Maritime Commission.
Posted 10/04 · 08:04 AM · LM Editorial
In keeping with emerging market forecasts posted here by leading trade analysts, port authorities estimate that 30,000 Ford vehicles will be exported through Portland to China for the first time.
Posted 10/03 · 11:35 AM · LM Editorial
The Port of Oakland’s newly-appointed executive director, Chris Lytle, gives a major address at an industry luncheon today to outline his vision. Meanwhile, the port he left behind – Long Beach – struggles to find a replacement.
Posted 09/24 · 09:06 AM · LM Editorial
Although Brazil, Russia, India and China are suffering from overheated economies, the BRIC region is still generating attractive cargo growth, said Drewry Maritime Research analysts.
Posted 09/23 · 03:08 PM · LM Editorial
The Los Angeles Board of Harbor Commissioners recently voted in favor of port staff’s recommendation to eliminate a never-used container fee created nearly six years ago to help finance major rail, highway and bridge improvement projects.
Posted 09/13 · 11:06 AM · LM Editorial
Four global shipping industry organizations are calling on the International Maritime Organization to approve a “carefully negotiated and crafted compromise” this fall that aims to address the problem of misdeclared cargo container weights
Posted 09/01 · 08:11 AM · MMH Editorial
PK USA optimizes parts storage and materials handling to continue growth without expanding its warehouse.