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terminal operations

The reception, processing, and staging of passengers; thereceipt, transit, storage, and marshalling of cargo; the loadingand unloading of modes of transport conveyances; and themanifesting and forwarding of cargo and passengers todestination. See also operation; terminal.
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The increase in cash operating expenses was mainly due to the cost contribution of the new terminal operations in Matadi, DRC and Melbourne, Australia, higher throughput, increase in fuel prices and power rates at certain terminals, and unfavorable translation impact of the BRL appreciation in Suape, Brazil.
ICTSI said it will use its capex this year for the capacity expansion in its terminal operations in Manila, Mexico and Iraq; continuing rehabilitation and development of the company's container terminal in Honduras; procurement of additional equipment and minor infrastructure works in its newly acquired terminal operations in Papua New Guinea; and the completions of its new barge terminal project in Cavite City.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-December 22, 2017-DFDS to close current terminal operations in Esbjerg
Abu Dhabi -- Dubai Port (DP) World announced that its flagship Jebel Ali Port has been recognised for excellence in container terminal operations at the first ever Navis Inspire Awards 2015.
The increase in net income was mainly due to strong consolidated revenue and EBITDA growth driven by increased contributions from newer operations in Manzanillo, Mexico and Puerto Cortes, Honduras; the consolidation of terminal operations in Yantai, China; and improved performance at Subic Bay, Philippines.
The BIFT tour was led by its Terminal Operations Manager David Turner, who explained the workings of the terminal as well as the cost effectiveness and environmental benefits of using rail freight over haulage.
Danish shipping and oil group AP Moller-Maersk said it has suspended its Egyptian port terminal operations and closed its shipping offices in the country rocked by turmoil.
Limited storage capacity and facility output necessitate planning terminal operations to prevent storage overflow and unoccupied terminal capacities.
An enduring headquarters with expertise and focus on watercraft and terminal operations is needed to ensure mission success as well as vessel and Soldier safety
30 November 2009 - Finnish flag carrier Finnair Oyj (HEL: FIA1S) said today it will sell parts of its ground handling subsidiary Northport and of Finnair Cargo Terminal Operations as of 1 December in a bid to cut its fixed costs and focus on its core operations.
Heney, director of terminal operations at the Thunder Bay Port Authority.