New York

New York

18 Sep 2014
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has authorized $356 million to develop a long-delayed intermodal rail transfer facility for Global Terminal in Bayonne, New Jersey, and to expand container-on-barge service to Brooklyn.
30 Jan 2014
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has organized a Port Performance Task Force to find ways to make things run more smoothly after labor shortages and volume spikes continue to cause intermittent delays at terminals.
29 Jan 2014
Fed up with chronic delays at container terminals, some truck drivers at the Port of New York and New Jersey are beginning to talk openly about parking their rigs and refusing assignments to the piers.
ExpressRail terminal in Elizabeth, N.J.
28 Jan 2014
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is considering selling the ExpressRail intermodal terminal operated by Maher and APM Terminals at Elizabeth, N.J., the Newark Star-Ledger reported.
24 Jan 2014
Container terminals in the ports of New York-New Jersey and Virginia keep truck gates open this weekend to tackle cargo backlogs that developed over the holidays and have worsened with this month’s cold weather.
23 Jan 2014
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed a bill to eliminate a cargo facility charge that is being challenged before the Federal Maritime Commission. New York also must approve repeal legislation before it takes effect.
Railroad track in winter
17 Jan 2014
The polar vortex didn’t put the U.S. into a deep freeze for long but the widespread chill is still causing transportation problems for shippers, railroads and drayage truckers. Those problems may be contributing to stronger-than-usual business for over-the-road truckers.
15 Jan 2014
New Jersey’s Assembly has joined the state senate in voting to repeal a Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s cargo facility charge, which is under attack in a complaint to the Federal Maritime Commission.
09 Jan 2014
Truckers at the Port of New York and New Jersey say the first days of 2014 have greeted them with congestion reminiscent of the gridlock that delayed cargo pickups and deliveries last summer.
03 Jan 2014
Trucking companies such as NEMF and UPS Freight closed terminals in the path of Winter Storm Hercules, but prepared to move freight quickly once the blizzard passed and roads and businesses reopened.
New York area inclement weather warnings
02 Jan 2014
Container terminals in the Port of New York and New Jersey will be closed Friday because of a blizzard that’s forecast to hit the region with six to nine inches of snow and winds of up to 35 miles per hour.