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    Jaxport to boost car handling capacity by 25%


    The US port of Jacksonville in Florida is adding 40 hectares of processing and storage space at the Dames Point Marine Terminal. Construction will begin in January. The port authority (Jaxport) said it would be a multi-million-dollar expansion, supported mostly by private investment but with some government funding. In the ...

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    Horizon Terminal Services starts business at Jaxport


    Horizon Terminal Services, the terminal-operating subsidiary of Höegh Autoliners, has opened an 11-hectare facility at the US port of Jacksonville (Jaxport), in Florida. Jaxport is the top US port for car processing and last year handled more than 671,000 vehicles. The Horizon facility, which will handle vehicles and project cargo, ...

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    US vehicle ports hit by Hermine


    Vehicle terminals in the US states of Florida and Georgia shut down operations last week as Tropical Storm Hermine raged through the region. The Georgia Ports Authority took the precaution of shutting its facilities at Brunswick and Savannah ports on Thursday night (September 1st). The closures included Garden City Terminal ...