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Konecranes received big order from Wilmington

Konecranes has received an order from Gulftainer USA Wilmington LLC. The order is for nine all-electric Konecranes Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes and three Konecranes Liftace Reach Stackers. The equipment will be delivered in 2019-2020. The parties involved have agreed not to disclose the value of the deal. The Port …

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Emergency alarm test at the Port of Wilmington

The Port of Wilmington made an announcement about an upcoming emergency alarm system trial. The Port in North Carlina will be conducting a test of its emergency alarm system on Friday, March 15, 2019 at noon. The duration of the test will be 30 seconds.

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GT USA invests in Wilmington Port

GT USA Wilmington, the US division of the global logistics company Gulftainer, has begun work on the initial set of major improvements at the Port of Wilmington and is on track to complete warehouse improvements and dock and crane rail extension on schedule in the coming months, announced Chief Executive …

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Study about NC Ports

North Carolina’s ports in Wilmington and Morehead City contribute approximately $15.4 billion to the state’s economy every year, according to a 2018 Economic Impact Study conducted by the Institute for Transportation Research and Education at North Carolina State University. This contribution is constituted by goods moving through the ports, with …

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Expansion’s plans for NC Ports

To serve larger container ships coming into the Port of Wilmington, N.C. Ports is seeking to move forward with the second phase of its turning basin expansion. Phase two of the turning basin expansion is part of the port’s $200 million capital improvements plan, according to Bethany Welch, spokeswoman for …

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NCSPA Holiday Closure Notice

The North Carolina State Ports Authority’s terminals in Wilmington, Morehead City and Charlotte will be closed to commercial truck traffic in observance of the Veteran’s Day holiday on Monday, November 12, 2018. However, if requested, special opening arrangements are available. The Ports of Wilmington and Morehead City and Charlotte Intermodal Terminal will reopen on Tuesday, …

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Rail services of Wilmington Port have resumed

Rail traffic at the Port of Wilmington has resumed following an embargo by Jacksonville, Florida-based CSX on traffic to Wilmington because of Hurricane Florence. The first inbound train arrived at the Port of Wilmington on Tuesday night, officials with CSX said Wednesday. The rail company had embargoed inbound traffic between Lumberton …

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NC Ports’ terminals resume full commercial operations

Wilmington, N.C. – North Carolina Ports’ terminals in Wilmington and Morehead City resumed full commercial truck operations on Monday following Hurricane Florence which forced the terminals to close on Thursday, September 13. Both the Ports of Wilmington and Morehead City reopened to employees and vessel operations late last week. “North Carolina …

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Yang Ming about Hurricane Florence

As a result of the effects from Hurricane Florence, the Port of Wilmington has been closed, and consequently the vessel, Helsinki Bridge 032E, has skipped its Wilmington call. All Yang Ming shipments intended for discharge at Wilmington will be discharged at Charleston. YMA will notify your good company when the …

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