Hutchison Ports has been selected by Canada’s Québec Port Authority (QPA) to work alongside Canadian National Railway (CN) to build and operate a new deepwater container terminal known as project Laurentia.
The Haiphong International Container Terminal (HICT) has welcomed the maiden call of mother vessel 8,814 teu-Northern Jaguar deployed by Ocean Network Express (ONE) on its PN2 service providing a direct link between Northern Vietnam and the Pacific Northwest.
The fire hit Hapag-Lloyd containership Yantian Express is to be towed to Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Cold chain logistics add a whole level of complexity to multi-modal freight transport with the transport of meat products across continents and oceans to meet consumer demands across the globe.
Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has announced that it will be executing the dredging scope for the development of the first large-scale LNG export facility in Kitimat, Canada (LNG Canada) following the final investment decision by the shareholders earlier today. The contract value is approximately $118.9m.
The IMO has agreed to take steps toward a ban on the use of heavy fuel oil in Arctic shipping, following an appeal from the Canadian government, indigenous participants and testimony from WWF-Canada.
DP World and a Canadian pension fund are teaming up on a $3.7bn investment platform for the sector.
The debacle at the US west coast ports last year has presented an opportunity for Canadian ports to take market share and they fully intend to leverage on it.