Tag Archives: infrastructure

Shanghai port, world’s busiest, grapples with traffic congestion

Fog is causing massive congestion at the Port of Shanghai.  Over 100 ships are waiting to berth.  Not fun.  Will shippers stop using Shanghai?

Source: Shanghai port, world’s busiest, grapples with traffic congestion

Newly Raised Section of Bayonne Bridge Open to Traffic

The bridge in New York is open to traffic, but the big ships cannot pass yet.  Nevertheless, it’s just a matter of some time till the Port of New York/New Jersey starts accommodating the larger ships that can use the Panama Canal now.  This may give the New York area ports a big boost over the other East Coast competition.

BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — The newly raised Bayonne Bridge is back in business.

Source: Newly Raised Section of Bayonne Bridge Open to Traffic | New York News | US News

A conversation with Jerry Brown

Gov Jerry Brown speaks at the American Geophysical Union’s annual meeting.