The recent surge in cargo volumes at the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles has caused cargo container dwell times—the time containers spend within the port complex—to increase to their highest levels in 18 months.
The bridge is set to open for use in the second week of October.
The Port of Long Beach is trying a “more aggressive approach” in an attempt to work faster and save money on construction costs for the $870 million project.
Air pollution out of the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles has been a point of contention for years, particularly for its impact on communities of color. Both ports have developed and redeveloped plans to reduce emissions. However, the California Air Resources Board voted unanimously Thursday to approve a new rule to reduce large amounts of pollutants from ships at berth.
More than 2,400 potentially hazardous hair dryers shipped from China were intercepted at the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport complex for lacking a required safety device to prevent against electrical shock and electrocution, authorities announced today.
The local port moved 753,081 twenty-foot equivalent units, the standard measure used in the cargo industry—nearly 900 more than the previous record set two years ago.
With the addition of the Harbor District site, the city of Long Beach will have the capacity to conduct 1,600 COVID-19 tests daily.
Existe un debate en curso sobre si los camiones de casi cero emisiones impulsados por gas natural, deberían beneficiarse de los mismos exentos de pagos que los camiones de emisiones cero, impulsados por batería o celda de combustible.
There’s an ongoing debate about whether near-zero-emission trucks—powered by natural gas—should benefit from the same fee exemptions as zero-emission trucks—powered by battery or fuel-cell.
The classes cover the global logistics and supply chain industries; these classes generally require more education than a high school diploma, but less than a college degree.