Global's Amazing Race

Global's Amazing Race

A series of reports on the modernization and expansion of Global Terminal at the Port of New York and New Jersey.

News & Analysis

10 Jun 2014
Global Terminal has defused a labor issue at its new semi-automated container terminal by redesigning a trucker safety device that the International Longshoremen’s Association had claimed jurisdiction to operate.
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15 Nov 2013
See how an 80-by-150-foot crane is moved from Gdynia, Poland to a container terminal in the Port of New York and New Jersey. Second in a series of Journal of Commerce video reports on Global Terminal's expansion.


In the fifth part of “Inside the Box Terminal,” Global Terminals’ Rich Ceci updates progress toward the expansion’s April 16 completion date — and discusses the impact of winter weather.
Amid construction on Global Terminals' expansion, longshoremen are being trained on shuttle trucks that will move containers between quay and container stack. Global's Steve Simpkin shows off the new equipment.
Global Terminal is undergoing major expansion while continuing cargo operations. Guy Buzzoni, vice president of infrastructure development at Global Terminal, discusses the challenges -- and explains why he's watching the weather.