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New Mega Crane arrives at PSA Halifax. Largest in Eastern Canada

Cranes. Ship. Pier.

PortandTerminal.com, June 30, 2020 HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA – Continuing with the development of the South End Container Terminal, PSA Halifax, operator of the south-end facility, welcomes another major piece of superstructure with the arrival of a new Super-Post Panamax (SPPX) ship-to-shore container gantrycrane. Able to lift cargo more than 51 metres (170 feet) from the ground and with outreach of …

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Good news for America’s Ports. Cranes removed from US tariff list (for now)

PortandTerminal.com, August 15, 2019 The United States Trade Representative (USTR) has removed ship-to-shore cranes and shipping containers from a list of $300 billion in goods subject to tariffs on Sept. 1 and Dec. 15, 2019, a victory that will save ports and shippers millions of dollars AAPA’s position on tariffs Photo: Former AAPA President and CEO Kurt Nagle. Kurt recently …

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Taller than the Statue of Liberty

Four Chinese-made gantry cranes delivered yesterday to the Port of Virginia as part of major infrastructure investment to improve competitiveness Mathew Healy, Portandterminal.com, January 8, 2019 NORFOLK, Va. – The largest cranes to operate at a U.S. commercial port arrived in Norfolk, yesterday marking the latest effort to accommodate the increasingly mammoth container ships that underpin international trade. Standing 170 …

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