Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Hapag-Lloyd Container-ship BOSTON EXPRESS

‘Congestion-Free’ Port of Oakland Makes Call for More Cargo

Officials at the Port of Oakland are calling on shipping lines to route more cargo to the “congestion-free” Bay Area port as supply chains problems continue to plague ports in...

October 20, 2021
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Tuesday, October 19, 2021
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Port of Oakland on the Rebound as Services Return to Fully Operational Berths

By Ian Putzger in Toronto (The Loadstar) – Transpacific traffic is on the rise again at the port of Oakland, as the Ocean Network Express (ONE) is about to resume service to...

October 19, 2021
Total Views: 1740

Thursday, May 6, 2021
Hapag-Lloyd Container-ship BOSTON EXPRESS

Port of Oakland Reports Busiest Quarter on Record

The Port of Oakland on the U.S. West Coast says containerized trade volume reached record levels in the first quarter of 2021 as the non-stop trade surge pushed both imports...

May 6, 2021
Total Views: 1149

Monday, April 19, 2021
Port of Oakland

West Coast Port Congestion Spreads North to Oakland

By Brendan Murray (Bloomberg) — Los Angeles port officials see progress in reducing their bottleneck of cargo ships. Sail north to Oakland, though, and the line is even longer and there’s...

April 19, 2021
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Friday, March 26, 2021
Maritime News

Piloting a Megaship: How Big Is Too Big?

This article was originally published on April 27, 2020. It has been reposted to provide context to the Ever Given situation in the Suez Canal. Also read Part 2: Do...

March 26, 2021
Total Views: 7824

Tuesday, May 15, 2018
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Maritime News

U.S. Judge Blocks Oakland Ban on Coal Export Terminal

By Joe Ryan (Bloomberg) — A federal judge struck down a local ban prohibiting companies from transporting coal though an Oakland, California, export terminal that U.S. miners see as a...

May 15, 2018
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Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Port of Oakland Reports Huge Decline in Diesel Emissions

The Port of Oakland has reported huge declines in diesel emissions from both ships and trucks as part of a long-term plan to enhance air quality for communities surrounding the...

November 1, 2016
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Monday, February 1, 2016
Port of Oakland
Maritime News

Oakland’s Outer Harbor Terminal Files for Bankruptcy After Loss of Tenant

CHICAGO, Feb 1 (Reuters) – Outer Harbor Terminal LLC filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, two weeks after terminating its lease held in a joint venture with Ports...

February 1, 2016
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Monday, January 4, 2016
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – First ‘Megaship’ Sails Into San Francisco Bay

The biggest containership to ever visit North America sailed into San Francisco Bay last week for its inaugural visit to the Port of Oakland. The CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, with...

January 4, 2016
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Thursday, March 12, 2015

Oakland Port Terminal Stalls in Labor Dispute After Settlement

The Port of Oakland, the fourth-busiest container port on the West Coast, partially shut down in a dispute between dockworkers and management, more than two weeks after the two sides struck a tentative contract deal.

March 12, 2015
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Thursday, February 19, 2015

Terminal Operations Suspended at Port of Oakland

Marine terminal operations were suspended for the day Thursday at the Port of Oakland as longshore workers took the day off for a union meeting, the Port said in a statement.

February 19, 2015
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Monday, February 16, 2015
Maritime News

MOL Containership Suffers Fire at Port of Oakland

Firefighters in Oakland battled a two-alarm blaze in the superstructure of a cargo ship berthed at the Port of Oakland on Sunday evening. The fire was reported just before 6...

February 16, 2015
Total Views: 22

Friday, November 14, 2014

West Coast Port Labor Talks Intensify After Worker Slowdowns

Bargaining on a new contract for West Coast longshoremen has intensified after dockworkers who handle a majority of the nation’s cargo began selective slowdowns ahead of the holiday season.

November 14, 2014
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