Search results for: Chiquita

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  • 24 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Siem Shipping has agreed to enter into a contract with Chiquita (Great White Fleet) to charter out four STAR-Class vessels. The charters are for a 4.5-year fixed period at a profitable rate. The vessels will be delivered to Chiquita in June 2014. Siem Shipping Inc., operating in the specialised reefer industry as STAR Reefers, is […]

  • 4 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Port of New Orleans’ Napoleon Avenue Container Terminal handled 490,526 TEUs in 2014, an 8.8% increase compared to 2013, and a new record for the U.S. port. The port says that the increase is due to the addition of new shipping services and an uptick in the national economy. The port welcomed a new weekly […]

  • 15 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Chiquita Brands represents Port of New Orleans’ biggest container shipping win with a project that will increase container volume by roughly 15 percent and create 270 to 350 new jobs in New Orleans. Chiquita Brands International Inc. is relocating its operations from the Port of Gulfport in Mississippi to the Port of New Orleans. Chiquita […]

  • 31 May 2010

    Dredging has begun in two Cape Coral canals to make the waterways more navigable to boaters. The dredging is part of a continuous effort to keep the city’s more than 400 miles of canals free from silt and debris, said Jay Saxena, Storm Water Division manager. The dredging began last week in the Maraudeur and […]

  • 22 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Switzerland-headquartered Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. has launched a new reefer-focussed service, the ‘Central America Express’, aimed at providing a broader range of faster services between the major fruit-loading ports of Central America and the U.S. MSC  launched Central America Express in partnership with Great White Fleet (GWF), the shipping arm of US fruit giant and fresh food distributor […]

  • 25 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Hueneme commissioned the Hamburg Sud’s M/V Cap Palmerston, carrying fresh fruit for Chiquita Brands of Charlotte, North Carolina during a ribbon cutting ceremony to introduce the Port’s recently installed Grid-Based Shore Power system. The initial test of ‘plugging in’ a vessel is critical to assessing the performance of this new and very high […]

  • 3 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN) has completed the commissioning of the Pacific Caribbean Cable System (PCCS), a 6000km undersea cable linking Florida, in the United States, to Ecuador and which has now entered into commercial service. PCCS is owned by a group of telecommunications operators consisting of Cable & Wireless Communications, Setar, Telconet, Telefónica Global Solutions […]

  • 21 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dynamar: Baltic Reefers is for the first time the biggest player among conventional reefer ship operators.

  • 11 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cable & Wireless Communications has become one of the founder members of a consortium to build a new submarine cable system that will increase access to fast broadband and pay TV in the Caribbean, Central and South America. The Pacific Caribbean Cable System (PCCS) will span 6,000km from Jacksonville, Florida to Manta, Ecuador. The cable […]

  • 24 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Cargo handled at the Port of New Orleans’ public docks in 2014 totaled 8.37 million tons, the highest total since 2000 and up 28 percent compared to the prior 12-month period. The port said that the growth was driven by imported steel and container cargo, as imported iron and steel rose 101.6 percent in the […]

  • 9 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Port conducted its first operational and safety vessel test of the Port of Hueneme’s recently installed Grid-Based Shore Power system. Port crews were on hand to view this first vessel ‘plug in’ by Hamburg Sud’s M/V Cap Pasley, carrying fresh fruit for Chiquita Brands of Charlotte, North Carolina. The initial test of ‘plugging in’ […]

  • 1 June 2010

    One of Cape Coral’s Model 5012 LP Versi-Dredge systems performing canal maintenance Dredging has begun in two Cape Coral canals to make the waterways more navigable to boaters. The dredging is part of a continuous effort to keep the city’s more than 400 miles of canals free from silt and debris, said Jay Saxena, Storm […]

  • 3 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    A group of telecommunications operators consisting of Cable & Wireless Communications, Setar, Telconet, Telefónica a Global Solutions and United Telecommunication Services (UTS) have signed a turnkey contract with Alcatel-Lucent to deploy the Pacific Caribbean Cable System (PCCS), a 100G submarine cable system linking Jacksonville, Florida to Manta, Ecuador. The 6000km submarine cable system will strengthen […]

  • 16 February 2016

    Barcelona-based LNG engineer Sener, on Monday revealed it has inaugurated Bolivia’s virtual gas pipeline in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, in the Río Grande region.