The Berkshire Hathaway-owned Class I freight railroad will pay $50,000 in civil penalties related to a March 2015 crude oil train derailment in Galena, Ill., according to a statement from Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan.
Additional shippers and logistics companies have expressed support on a call for the Federal Maritime Commission to provide guidelines on detention and demurrage charges.
Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is putting its restructuring plans on a shareholders’ meeting agenda for Feb. 27, but HHI workers plan to strike from Feb. 22-27 in attempts to block the meeting.
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The Danish shipping conglomerate reported a loss of about $1.9 billion for 2016.
Singapore-based Rickmers Maritime reported a net loss of $48.4 million for the fourth quarter of 2016, which was an improvement from the $129.6 million net loss for the fourth quarter of 2015.
The mid-Atlantic port handled a record amount of general cargo and containers in 2016.