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AAPA Seaports Magazine, Fall 2018: Modal Deep Dive

FROM THE PRESIDENT’S DESK: A Pause in Peak Season Right now, AAPA’s members are in the midst of what has traditionally been “peak season” for ports...

August 29, 2018

INTERMODAL UPDATE – CARGO HANDLING: Faster, Safer, Cleaner and Smarter Handling Options

As yard equipment and cranes that are more efficient, cleaner, safer and more inter-connected come into service, seaport workforces must be ready too. Labor is..

August 29, 2018

INTERMODAL UPDATE – SHIPS: Larger Ships Mean Big Changes for U.S. Ports

Changes in ship sizes, especially the differences in sizes, are requiring ports to consistently update the way in which these ships are received and processed..

August 29, 2018

INTERMODAL UPDATE – TRAINS: On-Dock Rail and Short Lines Are Critical

Infrastructure updates continue to change the Western Hemisphere railroad map as well as the scope and scale of train services. In addition, business deals,..

August 29, 2018

INTERMODAL UPDATE – TRUCKS: New Fueling Options Poised to Transform Trucking

Autonomy, ELD mandates and driver shortages are making headlines, but it is the rising number of fueling options that might have the biggest effect on ports..

August 29, 2018

SUPER-lative Snapshots

Some ports and companies are taking superlatives to a new level. Inspiring and intriguing, it isn’t hard to imagine how they caught our eye as some of the..

August 29, 2018

PORTS + POLITICS: CBP Is Hiring at U.S. Seaports

Despite the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s embrace of technology, there remains a strong need for a trained, professional workforce at the seaports. To..

August 29, 2018

GUEST VIEWPOINT: Safety and Sustainability Through Strategic Corrosion Management

Deterioration and corrosion can have a massive effect on a port’s safety, in addition to being debilitating to the bottom line and operations. * By Buddy..

August 29, 2018

AAPA Recognizes Member Seaports for Communication Accomplishments

Twenty-five of AAPA’s member seaports earned awards for exemplary communications projects and programs as part of the 52nd annual AAPA Communications Awards..

August 29, 2018

Nuevas opciones de combustibles listas para transformar la industria del transporte en camiones

* Por Sandy Smith * La industria camionera está viviendo cambios monumentales – y se esperan más en el futuro cercano. La tecnología de vehículos..

August 29, 2018