TPM 2017

Editorial coverage of the JOC’s 17th annual TPM conference in Long Beach, Calif. If in attendance, get a recap; if you weren't able to attend, learn what you missed.

For event information, including agendas and photo galleries, visit the TPM Conference 2017 page.

Special Coverage

JOC’s 17th Annual TPM Conference was bursting with sharp insights on where the industry is headed and on ways to break the cycle of overcapacity, less-than-spectacular service, and unsustainable rates.

News & Analysis

01 Aug 2017
Sponsored: Unprecedented actions necessary to efficiently move freight in new era, said ports of Virginia and Georgia leaders in a video interview.
28 Jul 2017
Sponsored: With a consistent 4 percent growth over the last few years, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is working with stakeholders to build business by better enabling its business partners, notes Molly Campbell, director of the port department.
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.
26 Jul 2017
Sponsor: Making BCO partnerships centric with the terminal strategy is vital, says Jeremy Ford, APM Terminals' head of commercial.  
20 Jul 2017
Port Houston's Roger Guenther on 2016 context, expectations for 2017, resin market impact and $1.3 billion infrastructure investments plans.
14 Jul 2017
In the 10th year of Prince Rupert's Fairview Container Terminal, CEO Don Krusel, joined JOC.com to discuss the key elements of its success, expansion expected for Q3, and status of long-term development to become a 2.5-million-TEU facility by early 2020s. This year Fairview's footprint will be expanded by 50 percent, a second berth and three new cranes will be added, increasing annual TEU capacity by 500,000.

Commentary

Bradley S. Jacobs has forgotten about his encounter with XPO employees and union representatives from around the world at the company’s 2016 shareholder meeting in Connecticut.

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Sponsored: Unprecedented actions necessary to efficiently move freight in new era, said ports of Virginia and Georgia leaders in a video interview.



Sponsor: Making BCO partnerships centric with the terminal strategy is vital, says Jeremy Ford, APM Terminals' head of commercial.  



Sponsored: With a consistent 4 percent growth over the last few years, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is working with stakeholders to build business by better enabling its business partners, notes Molly Campbell, director of the port department.