Container volumes handled by U.S. West Coast ports grew more than three times faster than those at East Coast ports in the first eight months of the year, as lingering effects of last year’s labor negotiations and computer problems at one of the biggest terminals in the Port of New York and New Jersey dragged down overall throughput growth.
11 Oct 2013
Maher Terminals will be open on the Columbus Day holiday and has frozen demurrage charges and extended free storage time for Thursday, when renewed computer problems stalled truck traffic.
02 Aug 2013
ExpressRail, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s rail system that serves the port’s marine terminals, has handled its 5 millionth container since it opened in 1991.
30 Jul 2013
Maher Terminals said it “has turned the corner” on the troubled implementation of a new operating system, and that the Port of New York and New Jersey’s largest container terminal will be ready when its volume returns to normal levels.
24 Jul 2013
As the first quarter drew to a close, 2013 was shaping up as a year of paradoxes....
09 Jul 2013
Container terminal officials in the Port of New York and New Jersey said they’re sensitive to port truckers’ problems and are working to eliminate delays and congestion aggravated by volume shifts and seasonal labor shortages at the East Coast’s busiest port.
01 Jul 2013
Maher Terminals has diverted three more ships from its terminal at the Port of New York and New Jersey to other marine terminals at Port Elizabeth, N.J., to be discharged.
27 Jun 2013
Port drayage companies say they’re frustrated with a third consecutive week of delays that have caused long truck lines at Port of New York and New Jersey container terminals.
26 Jun 2013
Maher Terminals reported a “system outage” temporarily interrupted traffic at its Port of New York and New Jersey terminal this morning, resulting in heavy backups of trucks.
25 Jun 2013
Several days of delays and disruption caused by glitches in the launch of a new computerized operating system frayed nerv
21 Jun 2013
Maher Terminals said its gate processing was flowing smoothly today and that its main terminal and chassis depot will be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday for import deliveries.
20 Jun 2013
Maher Terminals said its main terminal and empty-container depot will be open Saturday as the Port of New York and New Jersey’s largest container terminal works to recover from computer glitches in a new computerized terminal operating system.