Port News

NWSA total YTD box volumes slightly increased

The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s total container volumes from January through November 2019 reached 3,490,851 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs), a 1.2% increase from the same period last year. Imports fell 2.6% while exports grew 3.5%. In November, the NWSA’s overall container volumes were 271,178 TEUs, a 15.1% decrease from an unusually ...

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Amsterdam enjoys successful precision operation inner lock head

The inner lock head has been positioned in its exact position. Despite the gigantic size of the lock gate chamber, the sinking process has been done with great accuracy. Site manager Nikola Filipovic and Planner Dave Vermaas explained, “We have become much more experienced.” Building Consortium OpenIJ has constructed the ...

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