June 18 marked the grand opening of Global Container Terminal’s multi-million dollar expansion. Started in 2010 and costing $325 million dollars, the expansion program installed semi-automated operations designed to improve efficiencies and safety while reducing environmental impact. “The partnership between Global and The Port Authority that led to this state-of-the-art terminal is a terrific example of a partnership between the public sector and private sector,” said Pat Foye, Executive Director of The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Before the expansion, trucks required up to two hours to arrive and depart from the port. When its full slate of improvements takes effect, GlobalRead More →

Last summer the PortViews editorial staff issued an online satisfaction survey. 83.71 percent of respondents said they preferred breaking news to our previous, quarterly format. Based on this feedback, we retired the traditional PortViews newsletter and began beta testing PortViews News Flashes: brief, information-packed articles designed to address your needs both nimbly and succinctly. We are pleased to report that, since making this shift, our newsletter has won many awards from leading industry experts. But that’s no reason to stop reimagining what this publication could be for you, our valued customer. With beta testing now complete, PortViews Flashes will rebrand to become Breaking Waves. BreakingRead More →