News

Weekly Operational Update - August 19th – August 26th, 2019

(Morristown, NJ)…We would like to provide the most recent information on our vessel, terminal and inland operations within North America. This information is subject to change.

Vessel Operations
Service Vessel Name Details
N. America West
Coast «» Pacific
Islands
CAP PAPATELE
934 SOUTH
Delayed due to adverse weather on the Pacific Ocean.

On time in Papetee on 09/05.
N. America West
Coast «» New
Zealand/ Australia
ANL TONGALA
934 SOUTH
Delayed due to adverse weather on the Pacific Ocean.

On time in Auckland on 09/23.
N. America West
Coast «»
W.Mediterranean
KOBE EXPRESS
934 EAST
Delayed due to Oakland berth congestion.

On time in Long Beach on 08/30.
N. America West
Coast «» C.America
West Coast
CAP PATTON
934 SOUTH
Delayed due to Corinto port congestion.

On time in Balboa on 09/05.
N. America East
Coast «» S. Africa
NORTHERN DEBONAIR
934 SOUTH
Delayed due to Africa port congestions.

On time to Port Elizabeth 09/16.
N. America
Gulf/C.America «»
S.America East
Coast
TOLTEN
933 SOUTH
Delayed due to Altamira port congestion.

On time in Cartagena on 08/26.
N. America West
Coast «» Asia
MSC VEGA
934 SOUTH
Delayed due to typhoon impact in Asian ports.

On time in Yokohama on 09/08.

Terminal Operations
Port Update
New York The N4 upgrade in APMT Elizabeth took place on Aug 17th as was planned. However, due to unforeseen technical issues with the new TOS system, the terminal is closing the Inbound Gate today in order to focus all
resources on the truckers waiting in the outbound gate. The terminal is planning to open all gates tomorrow, Tue. Aug 20th, at 06:00 regular time.
Houston The Transatlantic service EUNA 3 will shift from Bayport Terminal to Barbours Cut Terminal in Houston starting with Maersk Iowa on Sep 13th.
Norfolk The Transpacific Service ASUS2 shifted from Virginia Int. Terminal (VIG) to Norfolk Int. Terminal (NIT) in Norfolk last week as planned.

Inland Rail Transit Advisories
Location Update
Midwest Derailment near Walton, KS (BNSF) - A derailment near Walton, KS occurred on Sunday morning, 8/19/19, due to high winds which has affected the main track. This derailment will affect Los Angeles import moves to Chicago and Kansas City. The impact on ETA is still being evaluated by the BNSF.
West Coast Derailment near Winslow, AZ (BNSF)- A derailment near Winslow, AZ occurred on Friday night, 8/16/19. The main track was returned to service on Saturday evening, 8/17/19. No Hamburg Sud units were affected and no residual delays are expected.

Please find additional information at this link .

Please contact your Hamburg Süd representative with any questions that you may have.