A small port in Maine is enjoying a renaissance thanks to lobsters, L.L. Bean and Eimskip, the Icelandic container line that specializes in the refrigerated trade.
01 Oct 2014
A preliminary vessel design has been unveiled for a proposed domestic short sea container service connecting New York City and Portland, Maine.
26 Aug 2014
Canadian National Railway announced that it will discontinue intermodal service to a rail hub at Auburn, Maine, effective Nov. 15, because of insufficient freight volume.
17 Oct 2013
Wholesale prices for lobster caught in Maine and Canada have plummeted to $2.30 a pound, about the same price commanded 25 years ago, as the annual catch grows. Most consumers, however, aren’t seeing the savings because restaurant menu prices largely haven’t dropped.
23 May 2013
William J. DeWitt, III, will be stepping down as associate dean for the Maine Maritime Academy’s Loeb-Sullivan School of International Business and Logistics by this year’s fall semester...
13 Mar 2013
Eimskip has announced several changes in its sailing schedule in order to expand its service in the North Atlantic.
20 Feb 2013
Quest Navigation has leased a ship in anticipation of restarting ferry service between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, and could, if awarded the contract, begin offering ferry service as early as...
13 Feb 2013
Icelandic shipping company Eimskip has signed a contract with Maine Port Authority to begin new container service operations out of the recently renovated International Marine Terminal...