The key objective of the two-week National Transportation Safety Board mission in April will be to locate the voyage data recorder or "black box" dislodged from the TOTE Maritime general cargo vessel when it sank Oct. 1 during Hurricane Joaquin.
The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board took steps this week to improve safety practices and regulations involving lithium batteries carried by airlines.
The $1.5 million program at the Port of Oakland will provide an incentive to terminals to stay open longer as they handle business relocated from Outer Harbor Terminal.
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Japan's three largest shipping conglomerates, NYK, MOL and "K" Line all saw their bottom line hurt by overcapacity and continued weakness in the container and dry bulk markets.
An official for the canal told the SMC³ conference in Atlanta that the authority is targeting two to four services that currently use the Suez once its widened locks are opened in early second half 2016.
The Northern California port says there is ample capacity to absorb cargo business at other Oakland terminals after a "unilateral" decision to depart by the joint operators of Outer Harbor Terminal LLC.