The rapid progress of a $500 million upgrade at the Port of New York and New Jersey's Port Newark Container Terminal could attract shippers that are closely focused on speed and efficiency in getting containers in or out of a terminal, especially regarding boxes moving by rail.
Port Newark Container Terminal
Port Newark Container Terminal
Port Newark Container Terminal (PNCT) located in Port Newark, New Jersey occupies 263 acres, handling more than 1.49 million TEUs annually, with extensive on-dock rail operations. PNCT Intermodal Rail Head is the only exclusively operated rail operation by a marine terminal in the Port of New York/New Jersey. As one of the largest infrastructure projects in New Jersey, PNCT will invest $500 million into its expansion before the year 2030. PNCT Intermodal Rail Head has comprised 4 intermodal rail spurs of 2,500 feet each, and 10,000 feet of operational tracks. Further expansion plans call for the development of 50 additional acres, a new gate facility, additional berth deepening and upgraded container-handling equipment, including additional super post-Panamax ship-to-shore cranes.
08 Aug 2017
The New Jersey-based company told the US Federal Maritime Commission that the port authority has asked it to vacate warehouse space, not only at an expense to business but to it shipper customers.
07 Aug 2017
Christie-signed legislation still requires New York's concurrence.
29 Jun 2017
Maersk Line says it is close to bringing its operations back to normal after a massive cyberattack.
07 Feb 2017
The Port of New York and New Jersey has spent billions in preparation for larger ships.
26 Jan 2017
One of the four main terminals at Port of New York and New Jersey suffered heavier than usual truck congestion for the fourth day in a row.
14 Sep 2016
The first barge to sail in a new cross-harbor service designed to increase productivity in the Port of New York and New Jersey will embark Thursday.
24 Jun 2016
The Port Newark Container Terminal in the Port of New York and New Jersey has revised its policy on how it will meet verified gross mass requirements.
10 May 2016
The first terminal at the Port of New York and New Jersey has announced how it will respond to the SOLAS container weight rule.
29 Dec 2014
Most terminals at the Port of New York-New Jersey will not extend gate hours in anticipation of cargo backlogs from the New Year holiday, the port authority announced today.
21 Sep 2014
U.S. ports are under increasing pressure to modernize their facilities to handle larger vessels and keep their existing infrastructure up to par. Fortunately, for some ports, Uncle Sam is giving them a boost via Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) program.
02 Jul 2014
A tropical storm moving up the U.S. East Coast threatens to complicate cargo movement by disrupting vessel schedules at ports already facing a July 4 holiday interruption.
30 Apr 2014
Port Newark Container Terminal in May will take delivery of three super-post-Panamax cranes that will span 22 rows of containers, have capacity to lift 65 tons, and handle ships with capacities up to 14,000 20-foot-equivalent units.
02 Apr 2014
A smartphone application that allows truckers to confirm container availability, vessel schedules and other information i
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.
19 Sep 2013
A working group comprising terminal operators, CSX and Norfolk Southern railroads, and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has been formed to improve service reliability in the wake of this summer’s operational problems at the port.
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.
03 Jul 2013
The Port of New York and New Jersey today reported that traffic congestion throughout the port roadway system has affected the entire New Jersey port complex, particularly the southern Port Elizabeth entrance.
14 Jan 2013
The Port Newark Container Terminal said it is investing $500 million to expand its capacity to handle the increase in ves
21 Nov 2012
All container terminals in the Port of New York and New Jersey will be open Friday following the Thanksgiving Day holiday
15 Nov 2012
It wasn’t a pretty sight — and still isn’t. Three weeks after Hurricane Sandy knocked out the Port of New York and New Jersey, companies are still tallying damages and trying to get containers where they’re supposed to be.
15 Nov 2012
To expedite the delivery of import loads affected by Hurricane Sandy, Maher Terminals and Port Newark Container Terminal extended hours this week.
06 Nov 2012
CSX Transportation shippers with intermodal shipments destined for the Port of New York and New Jersey but diverted to mi
04 Nov 2012
The Port of New York and New Jersey is slowly returning to norma following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Sandy’s t
27 Jun 2012
Federal and local authorities are investigating apparent stowaways inside a shipping container on the CMA CGM chartered container ship Ville D'Aquarius docked at Port Newark Container Terminal, the Co
12 Apr 2012
Maher Terminals has filed a Federal Maritime Commission complaint alleging the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey discriminated against Maher by
08 Dec 2010
The Port of New York and New Jersey will drop its special fee for rail moves and replace it with a broad infrastructure charge on all cargo that will be used for intermodal rail and road infrastructur
01 Sep 2010
Mediterranean Shipping Co. switched calls by two of its trans-Atlantic services, USA 1 and 2, back to Maher Terminal from the Port Newark Container Terminal as of Sept. 1.
16 Jul 2010
The Port Newark Container Terminal, which has been experiencing severe truck congestion, will have special gate hours this Saturday, July 17.