Port & Terminal Technology USA 2009

Friday, January 16, 2009

Following its European show over the last 5 years, Millennium Conferences International brings the Port & Terminal Technology Conference to the USA for the first time on April 7 and  8 in Houston.

The two day program will explore the latest developments, issues, trends and technology affecting ports and terminals around the world, providing delegates an invaluable learning opportunity from industry experts.

The event is specially designed for representatives from operations, maintenance and engineering from port authorities, terminal operators, consultancy firms, dredging contractors, maritime construction firms and suppliers of cargo handling equipment to the ports industry and those involved in the effective development and operation of container ports and terminals around the globe.

Speakers include organizations such as: Matcor - Halcrow - Global Sim - Parsons Brinckerhoff - Shaw GBB LLC – The Port of Long Beach - Collins Engineers - CH2M Hill - Houston Port Authority .

 (www.millenniumconferences.com)


Ports

Matson Orders Two ConRo Ships from NASSCO

Matson Navigation Company, Inc., a subsidiary of container shipper Matson, Inc., has signed a contract with U.S. shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO to build two

China COSCO Falls to H1 Net Loss

China COSCO Holdings Co Ltd fell to a first-half loss hurt by a persistent slump in the global container market, the world's fourth largest container shipper said on Thursday.

New Crane Orders for Huisman

Huisman has secured new crane contracts with a total value of around 300 million Euro from various major offshore, shipping and wind farm installation contractors: •

 
 
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