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Temporary Office Closure – Houston, Texas

Valued Clients,

Please be aware that due to severe flooding in the greater Houston area, the Maersk Line office in The Woodlands will remain closed today, Monday, April 18, 2016. Although rain is expected to continue all week, we are anticipating a re-opening tomorrow. Booking and documentation requests will continue to be processed timely by our back office teams. Unfortunately any exceptional handling will have to wait until the office re-opens.

Please reach out to your local Maersk Line Limited representative if there are any questions regarding this advisory. Read More...

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UPDATE: Houston Ship Channel Incident involving the Carla Maersk

The terminal at Barbour’s Cut will reopen today at 1300 and remain open until 1900. The terminal will be open Friday 0700 till 1900 and Saturday 0800  till 1700 (will be closed for lunch). Read More...

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UPDATE: Houston Ship Channel Incident involving the Carla Maersk

Barbour’s Cut will remain closed today and will be on a delayed opening for tomorrow. Depending on status in the morning terminal may open by 1:00PM CT tomorrow. Once it is determined that operations can/will return to normal we will advise on status of vessel ops. Read More...

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UPDATE: Houston Ship Channel Incident involving the Carla Maersk

Port of Houston is still under restriction and no personnel are permitted to enter as the response to the vessel collision in the adjacent ship channel progresses. While not impacting Bayport, Barbour’s Cut remains closed at this time. As of right now, APMT intends to try and reopen the terminal at 1:00PM CT – this is subject to change.

We will provide more details as they become available. Read More...

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Houston Ship Channel Incident involving the Carla Maersk

Carla Maersk, part of the Maersk tankers fleet, experienced a collision in the Houston Ship Channel today.  Bayport Terminal remains open at this time. Barbour’s Cut is closed.  We will provide more information as we receive it. Read More...

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Maersk Iowa Port Cut Off Change At Houston

Please be advised that due to an issue onboard the Maersk Iowa (TA2), it will not arrive into Houston until Fri 1/16/15.  The port cut off has been extended Tuesday 1/13 at 1630.  The remaining port cuts will most likely change as well once a revised coastal schedule is determined. Read More...

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Maersk Kentucky Port Cut Off Change

Cut off at Houston for the Maersk Kentucky, MECL2, is being advanced to 1/16 due to terminal closure on 1/19 for Martin Luther King holiday. Read More...

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Maersk Iowa Port Cutoff Changes

Please be advised that the Msk Iowa, TA2, is now three days delayed due to berth congestion and fog in Houston. Vessel will be on proforma in Europe.  We will be extending the below cutoffs as follows.

US Charleston – New cut is Wed 12/10 at 1630
US Norfolk – New cut is Fri 12/12 at 1630
US Newark – cut is Fri 12/12 at 1630 Read More...

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Houston APM Terminal Will Receive Maersk Idaho

Houston APM Terminal has agreed to open receiving for MECL2 vessel, Maersk Idaho, on 11/25 due to the shortened Thanksgiving holiday week, thus allowing four days of receiving for this vessel. Please note, requests for receiving prior to 11/25 will NOT be accomodated. Read More...

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Transatlantic 2 Service Change

The schedule for our TA2 service between the US to North Europe will be changing.  These changes are limited to the arrival and departure dates for select ports and will not affect any transit times. Arrival and departures will be advanced by one day compared to the current schedule and as a result cargo acceptance and cut off dates will also be advanced by one day, these changes are outlined in the table below:

Port

Arrival Departure

Cargo Cut Off

Savannah Fri 0800 Fri 1700 Thursday 1630
Houston Tue 0800 Tue 2359 Monday 1630
Mobile Fri 0800 Fri 1500 Thursday 1630
Charleston Tue 0800 Tue 1800 Monday 1630
Norfolk Thu 0800 Thu 2300 Wednesday 1630
Newark Sat 0800 Sat 1700 Friday 1630

Kindly note that current arrival and departure times on the Westbound voyage into Newark, Norfolk and Charleston remain unchanged. Read More...

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