Tours are free with a full attendee/exhibitor registration. Space for these tours is limited. Once tours are full, wait-listed registrants will be notified. Government issued personal identification is required for all tours.
TraPac Los Angeles Automated Terminal Tour
12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
In 2008, TraPac a subsidiary of Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. (MOL) and now a part of the Ocean Network Express (ONE), renegotiated a 30-year lease with the Port of Los Angeles. As part of this multiyear endeavor, TraPac partnered with Kalmar to modernize the container terminal founded in 1985 in a manner that would improve safety, operational efficiency, and environmental friendliness. Kalmar’s conversion of the brown-field legacy facility to an automated state-of-the-art terminal while ensuring continuity of operations was the first of its kind in North America and the world.
During this tour, attendees will learn about Kalmar’s design, construction, and implementation process and collaboration with its customers and vendors. Attendees will see Kalmar equipment like its Automated Straddle Carriers and Rail Mounted Automated Stacking Cranes. and will learn how Kalmar’s Terminal Operating System automates on-dock rail movements for 3rd party Widespan Rail Mounted Gantry Cranes.
Port of Long Beach/Port of Los Angeles Water Tour
Sunday, September 16
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Port of Long Beach
The Port of Long Beach is one of the world’s premier seaports, a gateway for trans-Pacific trade and a trailblazer in innovative goods movement, safety and environmental stewardship. The Port is served by 175 shipping lines with connections to 217 seaports worldwide. Customer service, community engagement and environmental sustainability are at the core of the Port's operations. Industry leaders named the Port of Long Beach the Best North American Seaport in 2017, for the 19th time in the last 22 years, in recognition of the Port's service, innovation and reliability. A major economic engine for the region, the Port handles trade valued at more than $180 billion each year and supports hundreds of thousands of Southern California jobs. The Port is undertaking $4 billion in planned capital improvements this decade to support trade growth and strengthen its ability to serve the goods-movement industry, Port clients and the community.
Port of Los Angeles
The Port of Los Angeles is considered to be the number one port by container volume and cargo value in North America, and prides itself on ultra-modern terminal efficiency, robust intermodal assets and world-class security operations. The Port has seven major container terminals, each with on-dock rail facilities, and is an environmental leader in this industry.
Golf Arrangements Available
Interested in holding a hosted golf event in conjunction with Intermodal EXPO? San Diego Golf Events develops and coordinates an average of 150 golf outings per year at exclusive courses and private country clubs throughout California. Contact Vince Tully, director of golf, at 760-815-7815 or firstname.lastname@example.org.