The Class I railway’s net income rose 12 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of 2017 to $433 million, despite inflation and higher fuel costs.
However, Ryder’s revenues for the quarter rose 7 percent year-over-year, driven by higher fuel costs passed through to customers.
Ships carrying up to 9,800 TEUs can now call terminals west of the Bayonne Bridge without worrying about tidal conditions now that U.S. Coast Guard Sector New York and pilot organizations lifted air draft restrictions.
Registration takes less than 1 minute.
The Jacksonville Port Authority’s governing board on Wednesday voted to accept Chief Executive Officer Brian Taylor’s resignation, and appointed Eric Green, current senior director of government affairs for the North Florida port, to acting CEO.
The invitation-only event will be held May 3 as part of the port authority’s effort to develop a master plan.
In addition to a 13 percent cut in funding for the U.S. Department of Transportation, a 2018 budget proposal released yesterday by President Trump's administration would completely eliminate the TIGER grant program and privatize air traffic control.