Container boom continued in August for South Carolina ports

The Supply Chain Journal

Container volumes didn’t back down in August, with volumes 12% higher at the Port of Charleston than they were a year ago, the South Carolina Ports Authority said Thursday. Related links: FreightWaves Classics: South Carolina Ports Authority contributes significantly to state economy.

South Carolina Ports CEO unpacks increasing pressure on ports

The Supply Chain Journal

In an exclusive interview with FreightWaves, Jim Newsome, CEO and president of South Carolina Ports Authority, unpacked three causes of congestion challenges. the rail-served inland port in upstate South Carolina, which can access 94 million consumers within a one-day truck trip. .

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South Carolina wins with wine and peanuts

The Supply Chain Journal

South Carolina Ports Authority (SC Ports) this week is celebrating two new projects that will take advantage of the export market through the Port of Charleston. . Our team is proud that our efficient operations will directly benefit farmers throughout the Carolinas.”.

Judge rules South Carolina Ports can continue using nonunion labor

The Supply Chain Journal

A National Labor Relations Board judge ruled Thursday that the International Longshoremen’s Association cannot force the use of union labor at the Port of Charleston in South Carolina and ordered it to drop. ILA lawsuit throttles South Carolina container terminal traffic.

South Carolina Ports Authority boasts record 2021 fiscal year

The Supply Chain Journal

South Carolina Ports Authority celebrated a banner year for its Port of Charleston complex. South Carolina wins with wine and peanuts. The port system handled a record 2.55 million TEUs in its fiscal year that ended on June 30, a 9.6%

ILA lawsuit throttles South Carolina container terminal traffic

The Supply Chain Journal

It is unclear whether ocean carriers will avoid a newly opened container terminal in South Carolina until a labor dispute is cleared up. The USMX is named in both the South Carolina and ILA cases. ILA sues for $200M over nonunion labor in South Carolina.

ILA sues for $200M over nonunion labor in South Carolina

The Supply Chain Journal

Leatherman Terminal in North Charleston, South Carolina. It was cause for celebration for the South Carolina Ports Authority. South Carolina Ports defends hybrid labor model. South Carolina Ports breaks all-time container record.

Port of Charleston importing more consumer goods ‘than ever before’

The Supply Chain Journal

The South Carolina Ports Authority largely has escaped the national mainstream media glare on U.S. South Carolina Ports had a record May for containers handled at the Port of Charleston, marking the third consecutive month of record volume,” a spring report said.

Port of Charleston cargo volume up nearly 28% year-over-year

The Supply Chain Journal

South Carolina Ports reported a record April for cargo handled at the Port of Charleston. The South Carolina Ports Authority said it moved 225,137 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) across the Wando Welch, North Charleston and Hugh K.

Broken records: ‘Historic cargo surge’ still making waves at US ports

The Supply Chain Journal

South Carolina Ports Authority. American Shipper Container Maritime News Top Stories container records Georgia Ports Authority import surge Port of Charleston Port of Long Beach Port of Savannah South Carolina Ports Authority“If I had a nickel for every time I heard …”.

FreightWaves Classics: South Carolina Ports Authority contributes significantly to state economy

The Supply Chain Journal

The ports of Georgetown and Charleston are managed by the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA). An agency of the State of South Carolina, the SCPA owns and operates the port facilities. Image: South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium).

FreightWaves Classics: I-20 connects Texas to the East Coast

The Supply Chain Journal

Interstate 20 (I-20) is a major east-west interstate highway that begins in western Texas, then serves as a connection through the northern tier of the Deep South states. I-20 starts east of Kent, Texas, at I-10 and ends at I-95 in Florence, South Carolina. South Carolina.

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1 month, 1 million-plus containers at Port of LA

The Supply Chain Journal

The Port of Long Beach and South Carolina Ports Authority last week also reported record Mays.

Rail-related projects included in $905M infrastructure grants

The Supply Chain Journal

The freight rail-related projects receiving awards involve multiple public and private stakeholders, such as the one between CSX (NASDAQ: CSX) and a South Carolina state agency to build rail track for auto manufacturers needing to connect to CSX’s network.

McLeod Health to Roll Out Tecsys’ End-to-End Supply Chain Execution Solution Across Hospital System

Tecsys

South Carolina-based hospital system invests in Tecsys’ Elite™ Healthcare to create modern supply chain… The post McLeod Health to Roll Out Tecsys’ End-to-End Supply Chain Execution Solution Across Hospital System appeared first on Tecsys.

Supply Chain News on Volvo Picks South Carolina for New Plant, as Battle Royale with UAW Likely on Schedule for 2018

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Big Win for the Palmetto State, as Most New North American Auto Plants Going to Mexico of Late

Among Piers: Container record, terminal opening and COVID-19 vaccines

The Supply Chain Journal

Cargo is moving at South Carolina Ports’ newly opened Hugh K. The South Carolina Ports Authority filed permits in 2003 to develop a container terminal on the south end of the former Navy base in North Charleston. South Carolina Ports finding groove with rail.

Southeast ports and carriers agree to upgrade chassis pool

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Port officials in Savannah, Georgia; Jacksonville, Florida; and Wilmington, North Carolina, along with the Ocean Carrier Equipment Management Association, have signed an agreement to upgrade and expand the South Atlantic Chassis Pool (SACP).

[PROFILE] Zak Stern '14 - Parker CMC Networking

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College:  University of South Carolina, Business - Accounting. Parker CMC Networking. About UCLA Parker CMC. The UCLA Anderson Parker Career Management Center is comprised of Career Coaches and Executives-in-Residence, who partner with students to define, pursue and achieve their post-MBA career goals, and the Campus Recruiting Team, which cultivates relationships with companies to connect them with the right MBA talent. Parker CMC Site.

Hapag-Lloyd and CMA CGM ‘temporarily’ steering 2 services away from Savannah

The Supply Chain Journal

The service instead will call South Carolina’s Port of Charleston, beginning with the scheduled arrival of the CMA CGM La Traviata on Nov. Jim Newsome, South Carolina Ports Authority president and CEO, said this week that the Port of Charleston has the bandwidth to handle more imports.

Flood threat keeps trucking across South this week

The Supply Chain Journal

Flash flood watches are also in place from northeastern Florida to South Carolina. Interstate 95 from Jacksonville, Florida, to Charleston, South Carolina.

Amer 2021 – Cleveland – Speaker

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in Health Information Management from the Medical University of South Carolina. John D. McCullough CPHIMS, RHIA, MBA, Interim Associate Chief Information Officer & Executive Director, ITD Digital Business Applications. John D.

Stormy week ahead for many US truckers

The Supply Chain Journal

Louis; Evansville, Indiana; Louisville and Lexington, Kentucky; Birmingham and Montgomery, Alabama; Atlanta; Columbia, South Carolina; as well as Charlotte, North Carolina. Dicey weather could slow down truckers and supply chains this week across the eastern half the country.

Montreal-based ENERGY Transportation Group opens Chattanooga office

The Supply Chain Journal

that covers Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Alabama, is a significant manufacturing, logistics and distribution hub.

FreightWaves Classics: Interstate 14 moves traffic in central Texas…

The Supply Chain Journal

The 14th Amendment provides for equal rights to all persons in the United States, which is of particular importance in the Deep South. The legislation calls for the extension of I-14 to Odessa, as well as the proposed route to South Carolina. On June 26, 1956, the U.S.

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Flood threat continues on Southeast trucking lanes

The Supply Chain Journal

Several more inches of rain are possible from Georgia to the Carolinas due to a slow-moving front. Flash flooding was already occurring early Friday morning in Georgia, just south of Macon. Interstate 26 from Asheville to Hendersonville, North Carolina.

Hurricane Florence path includes 4 port cities

DAT Solutions

Port of Wilmington, North Carolina - This port is right in the center of the hurricane path and is expected to be the hardest hit. Port of Charleston, South Carolina - This port will be CLOSED at least Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and possibly longer depending on conditions. More than 200,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) passed through South Carolina Ports in August.

Plant-location decisions and potential supply chain risk

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Besides Texas—Toyota’s new North American headquarters—other states on the companies’ shortlist are Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Mississippi, North Carolina and South Carolina, WSJ reported, citing unnamed sources familiar with the potential investment. by Melissa Clow This guest post comes to us from Jim Fulcher , Blogger on the Supply Chain Expert Community.

Hurricane Florence Update: Impacts, Forecasts, and Operational Best Practices

Elementum

Several states in the east coast, especially the Carolinas, have been on high alert as they await landfall. Supply Chain Impact and Potential Disruptions: As early as Wednesday, September 12, as a safety precaution, operations at Charleston International Airport in South Carolina and Port of Wilmington in North Carolina were halted until further notice. DowDupont sites in North Carolina’s Charlotte, Greenboro, and Fayetteville will have work suspensions.

Hurricane Florence: What We Know About the Year's First Major Storm

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It will deliver tropical-storm-level winds by noon Thursday to North Carolina's coast, and hurricane-force winds and dangerous storm surges by late Thursday or early Friday. As of 11 AM ET on Wednesday, it’s travelling about 485 miles southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina and roughly 520 miles east-southeast of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, with winds of about 125 mph, according to the NHC. Experts are warning that South Carolina residents should prepare to evacuate.

Port NOLA awards contract for Louisiana International Terminal

The Supply Chain Journal

One of HDR’s most recent maritime projects was the Hugh Leatherman container terminal in Charleston, South Carolina. The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) has awarded a $4 million contract to HDR Engineering Inc.

Hurricane Florence: What You Need to Know About the Year's First Major Storm

Elementum

It will deliver tropical-storm-level winds by noon Thursday to North Carolina's coast, and hurricane-force winds and dangerous storm surges by late Thursday or early Friday. As of 11 AM ET on Wednesday, it’s travelling about 485 miles southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina and roughly 520 miles east-southeast of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, with winds of about 125 mph, according to the NHC. Experts are warning that South Carolina residents should prepare to evacuate.

Hurricane Florence Update: Impacts, Forecasts, and Operational Best Practices

Elementum

SEPT 19 UPDATES: Over 200 roads in South Carolina, and 1000 roads (including major highways) in North Carolina have been closed. Storm surge remains one of the biggest risks, and residents in the Carolinas are being warned of flood threats well into the rest of the week. North Carolina's Cape Fear river is rising and is expected to crest at 62 feet today, threatening 12,000 residents as it floods the surrounding area. In North Carolina, Gov.

Adidas Warehouse Meltdown : WMS Disaster

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Adidas’ distribution center in Spartanburg, South Carolina faced a warehouse management disaster in 1996. Adidas is a multinational company, originating in Germany. The successful company produces over 900 million products per year. This great success is not without its shortfalls.

Hurricane Matthew: What You Need to Know

Elementum

Today, the Category-3 is headed for Jacksonville, Georgia, South and North Carolina. South Carolina: Saturday through Saturday evening. North Carolina (mainly south): Saturday afternoon through early Sunday. South Carolina ports were closed Thursday; keep track of their advisories to monitor any changes. Hurricane Matthew has wreaked havoc throughout the Caribbean and along Florida’s coast.

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