Pacific Maritime Magazine - Marine Business for the Operations Sector

Bulk & Breakbulk: Smaller ports look at cargo diversification


A truck driver was killed at the Port of Long Beach on September 16th when he was apparently run over by a trailer he had recently unlatched from a tractor. Long Beach Port Police officers responded... Full story

Bulk & Breakbulk: Smaller ports look at cargo diversification

West Coast ports are awaiting the fallout of China’s financial crisis, which saw the Asian country’s imports fall by 14.3 percent in August compared to a year ago while exports fell by 6.1... Full story

Nichols Yard Launches ATB Tug

The Nichols Brothers yard on Whidbey Island has launched the ATB tug Nancy Peterkin for Kirby Offshore Marine, with sister tug Tina Pyne to follow in December. To move the 136-foot by 44-foot tug... Full story

Next Tug for Tidewater: Granite Point

Tidewater Transportation and Terminals' series of three new towboats is continuing on schedule with the launch on September 18 of the second of the class, the Granite Point, at the Vigor shipyard in... Full story

Diving and Salvage

An abundance of construction projects around the Pacific Northwest and Alaska have been keeping several diving and salvage companies busy. Washington-based AUS Diving has been one of the many... Full story

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