AAPA Seaports Advisory

American Association of Port Authorities

L.B. Foster Company
Dominion Pipe & Piling
Green Marine and AAPA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding underscoring a new collaboration to advance the environmental sustainability of port and terminal operators. The MOU, signed during AAPA’s 102nd Annual Convention in Orlando (FL), will serve as a framework for increased cooperation between the two parties to advance environmental protection at seaports in the Western Hemisphere. AAPA will encourage its members’ participation in the Green Marine environmental program for ports that find it beneficial to their operations and sustainability initiatives.

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A new reefer service to Africa began calling JAXPORT’s Blount Island Marine Terminal on October 10. Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Jewel made its inaugural call at the Port of New Orleans on Sunday, October 13. A huge bulk carrier, the 330,000 dwt CSB Years, anchored at the Port of Sept-Îles on October 17, preparing to become the first "Chinamax"-size vessel to load cargo at a North American port.

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APM Terminals on October 11 signed a contract worth an estimated $460 million with a Dutch consortium for the construction of the first phase of Terminal Contenedores de Moin (TCM). On September 23, ZIM’s special cargo team used a new barge crane, the Savannah Giant, for the first time to handle the unique shipment of a 100-ton, 92-foot (28-meter) yacht, shipped on board C/V ZIM Ontario from Taiwan to the Port of Savannah.

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Strata Systems, Inc.
The American Association of Port Authorities will again this year be partnering with Naylor, LLC, to produce the print and digital editions of the 2014 Seaports of the Americas Membership Directory. In order to make including your information as simple as possible, we have created an online verification system to allow you to confirm your firm's information over the web.

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Attorney John B. Grandoff III was sworn in October 15 as the newest member of the Tampa Port Authority board.

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Transportation Security Associates, LLC
Nineteen custom-designed diesel oxidation catalysts (DOCs) now operational on Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) cranes and other equipment will help further reduce diesel emissions at the port.

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Stinis Holland BV
New Business Opportunity Listing:
Invitation for Bids: Construction of Seawall

New Employment Listings:
Assistant Director of Security Support - Port of Long Beach
Director of Project Controls - Port of Long Beach
Assistant Redevelopment Planner - Port of San Diego
Field Engineer-Commissioning EE13061 - USA
Vice President, Engineering - Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority - Washington, D.C.
World Trade Center Building Manager - Maryland Port Administration

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Expanding Growth Opportunities in Brazil - Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada - October 15, 2013
JAXPORT Cleaner Air Initiative Fully Operational - Jacksonville, Florida - October 14, 2013
Zim, Savannah Giant partner in moving 100-ton yacht - Savannah, Georgia - October 14, 2013

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