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Aqaba Strike Continues For Second Day

Strike continues for 2nd day –

The striking employees are still not ready to accept the new 08 Hours shift system. Terminal stand still for 2nd day.

Vessel status

  • AHZ fdr/ Nysted Maersk  –Arrived 01/0700 , Still not berthed due to ongoing strike and stoppage of operations in the terminal.
  • ME1/Maersk Kiel – ETA 03/1300. If no change in status as on 03rd Dec/ Morning will take final call , with vessel OMITTING  Aqaba and sail directly to Jeddah.
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Middle East Container Line 2 Possible Delay

The Maersk Wisconsin, MECL 2, is scheduled to have minor repairs while in port at Jebel Ali.  Minor delays are expected.


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Houston Ship Channel Re-Opened; Maersk Wisconsin and Maersk Iowa Delays

Update 02 – March 26, 2014 / 1205 hrs (12:05pm):

Today, March 26, 2014, the Channel re-opened to outbound and inbound vessel traffic.

Two Maersk vessels have been delayed due to the closure; the Maersk Wisconsin and the Maersk Iowa.

  • The Maersk Wisconsin is confirmed to begin operations this evening at 1900 hrs (07:00pm) local time and will complete operations at 2300 hrs (11:00pm) local time tomorrow, Thursday, March 27
  • The Maersk Iowa is scheduled to start operations on Friday, March 28 at 0700 hrs (07:00am) local time and complete operations at 12:00am midnight, local time
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