Dear Valued Customer,
Please see the following update from our Business Continuity Team:
The parties resumed bargaining at 12:00 PM PT. Both parties have agreed to mediation and the head of the FMCS, George Cohen, is scheduled to arrive from Washington, DC this evening. The Mayor of LA remains involved and will be attending bargaining sessions.
Terminals – No Change
The terminals that employ OCU labor at Port of LA/LB remain closed. TraPac, SSA Pier C, SSA Pier A, and PCT Pier J are open.
Vessel Operations – Updated 12/4/2012 5:30 PM ET
The following provides a view toward status of current vessel operations.
|Service Name||Vessel Name||Terminal||Status|
|Oceania PSW||ANL BINBURRA||Trapac||Due LSA on 12/4/2012 – normal operations expected|
|Oceania PSW||ITAJAI EXPRESS||Trapac||Due LSA on 12/7/2012 – normal operations expected|
|TA1||MOL ENDURANCE||Trapac||Due LSA on 12/3/2012 – normal operations expected|
|Taiwan Express||EVER SALUTE||Seaside||Dockside at Seaside Terminal – waiting end of strike|
|Taiwan Express||EVER ENVOY||Seaside||Due LSA 12/4/2012 – Expected to idle off coast|
|Thailand Express||NYK APHRODITE||YTI||Dockside at YTI – waiting end of strike|
|Thailand Express||HANJIN CHONGQING||YTI||Anchored in LSA waiting end of strike|
|Thailand Express||NYK ATLAS||YTI||Due in LSA 12/6/2012 – Further update pending|
|TP2||MSC BILBAO||Pier A||Due LGB on 12/5/12 – normal operations expected|
|TP5||SL COMET||Pier 400||Dockside at Pier 400 – waiting end of strike|
|TP5||SL LIGHTNING||Pier 400||Reversing port calls – Oakland then LSA – Due Oak 12/5/12|
|TP6||METTE MAERSK||Pier 400||Dockside at Pier 400 – waiting end of strike|
|TP6||GUDRUN MAERSK||Pier 400||Due in LSA 12/5/2012 – Will idle off the coast|
|TP6||GEORG MAERSK||Pier 400||Due in LSA 12/9/2012 – Slow steaming to LSA|
|TP7||MAERSK MERLION||Pier 400||Diverted to Ensenada, MX on 12/2/12|
|TP7||MAERSK DELLYS||Pier 400||Omitting LSA. Balboa cargo will roll a week – 12/4/12|
|TP7||MAERSK DRURY||Pier 400||Due in LSA 12/9/2012 – Further update pending|
|TP8||CMA CGM VIVALDI||TTI||Moved to LGB PCT Pier J – Vessel ops started 12/2/12|
|TP8||CMA CGM BIANCA||TTI||Due LGB 12/7/2012 – Moving to SSA Pier A 12/7/12|
|WCCA||MAERSK WINNIPEG||Pier 400||Diverted to Lazaro Cardenas, MX on 11/30/12|
|WCCA||MAERSK WESTPORT||Pier 400||Omitting LSA. Diverting cargo to Ensenada, MX – 12/4/12|
Rail Operations – No Change
All inland BNSF rail facilities moving cargo to the LA/LB area are receiving US Export cargo however all containers are being grounded and trains are no longer departing to LA/LB.
Equipment Update - No Change
Continue to send all requests related to equipment and chassis to [email protected].
Our business continuity team is meeting twice daily to review the ongoing developments in LA/LB to ensure we are well prepared to support our valued customers once operations resume. We will continue to provide updates as we receive new/changed information.