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Tank ship operator sentenced for dumping oily waste

Date: Monday, February 18th, 2019 Source: American Shipper Tank ship operator sentenced for dumping oily waste Interorient Marine Services will pay a $2 million fine to the U.S. government for attempting to conceal oily discharges into the Gulf of Mexico….

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Talking Trade with FMC Acting Chairman Michael Khouri

Date: Monday, February 18th, 2019 Source: American Shipper Talking Trade with FMC Acting Chairman Michael Khouri Khouri sat down with the Adam Smith Project to discuss the FMC’s role as a regulatory agency in the ever-changing container shipping industry and…

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NY-NJ port hires 650 as volume grows

Date: Monday, February 18th, 2019 Source: JOC The Port of New York and New Jersey will hire more than 650 longshoremen and checkers over the next 18 months to replace retiring workers and handle container volume growth – up 6…

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ILWU blasts plan to automate Los Angeles terminal

Date: Tuesday, January 29th, 2019 Source: American Shipper International Longshore and Warehouse Union says plan to automate Pier 400 puts robots ahead of people. A plan by the Maersk subsidiary APM Terminals (APMT) to “test and ultimately accommodate” automated equipment…

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