Global Terminal & Container Services

Global Terminal & Container Services

10 May 2019
Terminal operator GCT Global's $160 million investment in the Vanterm facility is part of a larger effort to keep up with growing demand at the port of Vancouver, which officials expect to reach full utilization within 10 years.
28 Jul 2017
Sponsor Video: Collaboration from vessel to terminal to rail and onward comes naturally, GCT Canada's Chris Ng said, because, as in football, no one wants to fumble the ball.
30 Sep 2016
A pilot program for the first truck appointment system in a terminal at the Port of New York and New Jersey will begin in October.
03 Jun 2014
James J. Devine, president and CEO of GCT USA, parent company of Global Terminal and New York Container Terminal, will retire June 30.
02 May 2014
The International Longshoremen’s Association is claiming jurisdiction over operation of a safety device for truckers picking up containers from rail-mounted gantry cranes at Global Terminal’s new semi-automated facility in the Port of New York and New Jersey.
Control panel at Global
16 Apr 2014
The clock on Rich Ceci’s desk reads 00:00, and the project manager of Global Terminal’s expansion said it signifies a milestone met.
02 Apr 2014
A smartphone application that allows truckers to confirm container availability, vessel schedules and other information i
03 Mar 2014
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.
TraPac terminal in Jacksonville
06 Feb 2014
After more than five years of inertia in the marine terminal business, the industry is beginning to churn. Some investors who spent billions of dollars in the mid-2000s to buy into container terminals want out, while others see this as a good time to invest in the industry.
14 Jan 2014
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.
Containers in a container yard
11 Dec 2013
Technology can help speed the flow of containers handled by a terminal, but technology alone can’t solve the crunch, one terminal executive told JOC's first Port Productivity Seminar.
Thumbnail from Inside the Box Terminal, Part III
10 Dec 2013
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.
19 Nov 2013
Surprise inspections of trucks by Jersey City police stalled traffic at Global Terminal for a second consecutive day Tues
19 Nov 2013
Jersey City police conducting safety checks of trucks exiting Global Terminal in the Port of New York and New Jersey slowed truck traffic at the facility for a second consecutive day today.
Thumbnail for Inside the Box Terminal Part II
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.
JOC Senior Editor Joseph Bonney at Global Terminal in the Port of New York & New Jersey
16 Oct 2013
The Journal of Commerce reports on the expansion and modernization of Global Terminal in the Port of New York and New Jersey.
NYK Arcadia at Global Terminal in Bayonne, N.J.
11 Oct 2013
Global Terminal in Bayonne, N.J., this week handled a ship with capacity of 9,300 twenty-foot-equivalent units, reportedly the largest container ship to call at the Port of New York and New Jersey.
09 Jul 2013
Container terminal officials in the Port of New York and New Jersey said they’re sensitive to port truckers’ problems and are working to eliminate delays and congestion aggravated by volume shifts and seasonal labor shortages at the East Coast’s busiest port.
27 Jun 2013
Port drayage companies say they’re frustrated with a third consecutive week of delays that have caused long truck lines at Port of New York and New Jersey container terminals.
18 Jun 2013
The first ship in a new G6 Alliance service linking Asia and the U.S. East Coast via the Suez Canal called at Global Terminal in Bayonne, N.Y.
21 Feb 2013
In 2013, Terex Port Solutions will supply 17 Terex NSC 624 E sprinter carriers to Global Container Terminals for its operations in Bayonne, N.J.
09 May 2012
Global Container Terminals issued details of a 70-acre expansion that will open in 2014 and use cargo-handling technology to s
07 Feb 2012
International Longshoremen’s Association President Harold Daggett said the ILA will enter this year’s contract negotiations seeking guaranteed minimum staffing and protection against job c
06 Jan 2012
More than 200 International Longshoremen’s Association members on Friday protested a New York-New Jersey container terminal’s labor-saving technology plan, foreshadowing a heated battle ov
12 Dec 2011
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey approved spending $39 million on one of the main roadways serving the New Jersey container terminals and a culvert at Berth 3 in the Port Newark Container
12 Dec 2011
James Devine says he isn’t trying to pick a fight with the International Longshoremen’s Association, but he may face one over plans to introduce labor-saving technology at an expanded Glob
07 Dec 2011
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in 2012 plans to spend $345.9 million on seaport projects and another $15.2 million on work related to the planned elevation of the
01 Dec 2011
A New York-New Jersey terminal operator unveiled plans for labor-saving technology in an expansion set to open in 2014, but the president of the International Longshoremen’s Association said he&
10 Nov 2010
New York-New Jersey marine terminal executives testified they're doing what they can to chip away at inefficient labor practices such as paying union timekeepers up to 27 hours a day, but they said th