Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico

27 Sep 2017
The humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico has intensified debate over the Jones Act.
25 Sep 2017
Transporting relief goods and supplies inland is slow going due to delayed truck pick-ups.  
25 Sep 2017
Puerto Rico officials have said reopening ports is a top priority as the island struggles to recover from a direct hit by the Category 4 hurricane.
18 Nov 2015
Crowley Puerto Rico Services has begun construction on a 900-foot pier at its Isla Grande Terminal in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to accommodate two liquefied natural gas-powered cargo ships the carrier will put into operation in 2017.
01 Nov 2015
U.S. Navy searchers have found the wreckage of what they believe to be the TOTE Maritime cargo ship El Faro after the vessel disappeared Oct. 1 during a hurricane with the loss of its 33-member crew.
27 Aug 2015
Operations at ports on the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico were shut down Thursday as the eastern Caribbean awaited the arrival of tropical storm Erika.
24 Apr 2015
A former employee of U.S. mainland-Puerto Rico carriers Sea Star Line and Trailer Bridge has been charged with defrauding the companies of $2.1 million by submitting phony invoices for container and equipment decals and inspection and transportation of containers and equipment.
24 Apr 2015
Horizon Lines said it expects to complete its sale to Matson by the end of Horizon’s second quarter in late June. The deal received clearance from U.S. antitrust regulators this week.
07 Apr 2015
Sea Star Line has added a third container-carrying barge to handle increased demand following the departure of Horizon Lines from the U.S. mainland-Puerto Rico trade.
20 Mar 2015
A container-carrying barge that Crowley Liner Services added to fill a void left by Horizon Lines’ exit from Puerto Rico is scheduled to arrive Monday in San Juan on its first voyage.