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GCT USA welcomes the largest ship ever to call the Port of NY/NJ.

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and GCT USA today welcomed the captain and crew of the MOL Benefactor at GCT Bayonne. As the maiden voyage for the new G6 New York Express service, the Benefactor is the largest container vessel ever to call on the Port of New York and New Jersey. Its arrival signals a new era in shipping as GCT Bayonne continues to handle the largest vessels now transiting the recently expanded Panama Canal locks.

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Stephen Edwards speaks at TPM 2016.

On Monday, February 29th, Stephen Edwards joined other industry leaders in a candid discussion about the future of transpacific shipping and issues surrounding it. The roundtable session kicked off the 16th Annual TPM conference in Long Beach, California, and covered important issues such as larger vessels, port congestion, SOLAS, and the demand for a leaner […]

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A CEO’s perspective on Economic forecasting.

On January 26th, Stephen Edwards, along with several other CEOs, provided some practical insight into how he interprets and reacts to economic forecasts and government plans. The engaging, informative session was part of the Vancouver Board of Trade’s 2016 Economic Forum.   Click here for event details.

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GCT DELTAPORT GROWS CAPACITY WITH KONECRANES RTGS

DELTA BC, January 11, 2016 – Complementing its GCT Deltaport Intermodal Yard Reconfiguration project in Port Metro Vancouver, GCT Canada has confirmed the order of twelve state-of-the-art rubber tyred gantry (“RTG”) cranes from leading clean energy equipment manufacturer, Konecranes of Finland. The new equipment will boost yard velocity at the country’s flagship container terminal, densifying […]

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GCT DELTAPORT BIG SHIP READY WITH ZPMC MEGAMAX CRANES

DELTA BC, December 16, 2015 – Following breaking ground on its CAD$280 million GCT Deltaport Intermodal Yard Reconfiguration project in Port Metro Vancouver, GCT Canada has confirmed the order of two high-efficiency “megamax” ship-to-shore (“STS”) cranes from the industry’s largest crane manufacturer, Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (“ZPMC”). Boasting a 23+ container wide outreach, […]

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