Container Ship That Caught Fire Off Monterey Coast Being Towed to Bay AreaA container ship that caught fire last week off the Monterey coast is being towed to the Bay Area with the goal of eventually berthing the burned vessel at the port of Oakland.
Fire Contained on Cargo Ship Off Monterey; Crews to Determine If Vessel Can Be Towed to OaklandA fire on a container ship off the Monterey coast has been contained, smoke is no longer visible and the temperature has been falling in the NYK Delphinus's engine room, where the fire originated, according to a report from the U.S. Coast Guard.
Consumer Demand Propels Record Number Of Imports At Port of OaklandLongshoremen at the Port of Oakland last month moved a record amount of imports for a single month.
COVID Recovery: Record Surge In Cargo At Port Of Oakland In March; 'Ships Are Full'International cargo traffic at the Port of Oakland surged to record levels in March as the economy begins to rebound from its COVID-19 slumber.
West Coast Supply Bottlenecks Backing Up Freighters In San Francisco BayCommuters traveling over the Bay Bridge recently have noticed a large backup of freighters parked in the San Francisco Bay, awaiting an opening at the Port of Oakland.
Backup On The Bay: Long Line Of Cargo Ships Wait To Dock At Port of OaklandIf you're on the Bay Bridge looking south, thinking there are a lot of ships in port, you're right.
New Commercial Shipping Line Directly Connects Port Of Oakland To AsiaA new commercial shipping service linking the Port of Oakland to Asian markets kicked off Friday when the container vessel Africa Four motored into the Bay.
Port Of Oakland Set To Receive Largest Cranes Ever; Towering Up To 400 FeetThe Port of Oakland is set to receive cranes that can tower more than 400 feet tall, the largest cranes ever to be installed at the Bay Area's largest port.
Coronavirus Update: Massive Port Of Oakland Projecting Drop In Business Because Of COVID-19 OutbreakWhile loaded cargo traffic saw a slight increase in April, officials warned Tuesday of a drop-off coming in May and beyond as shipments have been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Massive Freighter Has Tight Fit Under Bay Bridge On Way To Port Of OaklandAfter weeks of preparing on computer simulations, Port of Oakland officials Thursday welcomed the arrival of a massive freighter -- longer than the Salesforce Tower is high -- maneuvered under the Golden Gate Bridge and Bay Bridge before docking at the International Container Terminal.
Trump Tariff Fears Replaced By Coronavirus Concerns At Port Of OaklandWhile the Port of Oakland continues to bustle with activity and both import and exports have increased, the international effects of the coronavirus has shipping officials casting a wary eye to the future.
Ukraine Skipper Pleads Guilty to Operating Cargo Ship in SF Bay While DrunkA Ukrainian man has pleaded guilty to being intoxicated while operating the cargo ship Rainbow Quest in San Francisco Bay on Dec. 10.
Several Sonoma County Post Offices Closed Due To Kincade FireThe Kincade Fire is forcing temporary closure of most Sonoma County post offices, and postal officials have designated six pickup points in relatively unaffected areas as 15 post offices in more hazard-prone areas remain shuttered.
Port Of Oakland Replaces Diesel-Guzzling Cranes With Hybrid DesignsAt the Port of Oakland, officials are trying to save money by switching some of the cargo cranes to operate on a mix of electrical and diesel power.
Amazon Charges Woman $1,000 To Ship Paper Plates Less Than 300 MilesA woman in Tennessee is regretting her decision to buy paper plates on Amazon after the online giant charged her over $1,000 in shipping fees.