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Liverpool to commemorate 40-year anniversary of Falklands loss

Liverpool, England – In the spring of 1982, the British Government requisitioned merchant vessels to be part of a Royal Navy task force sailing to the Falkland Islands. Included were Atlantic Conveyor and Atlantic Causeway (owned by Cunard and operated by Atlantic Container Line (ACL), who were also partly owned by Cunard at the time). […]

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Cargo to/from Russia and Belarus

Due to the current situation, we must suspend the carriage of all cargo originating or destined for Russia and Belarus. The need to properly comply with an increasing number of sanction as well as the growing port restrictions leave us no other option. We will continue to monitor the situation carefully.

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Spring Thaw Period 2022

Please prepare for the Spring Thaw period this year to begin on March 15, 2022 and last through the end of May 2022. It is important to note that the Atlantic Star AST8622 will be the last A Service to call Halifax prior to travel restrictions for this region. This will be the final vessels […]

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PayCargo available through MyACL

ACL is excited to offer a new feature to its MyACL web based customer portal. A PayCargo feature has been added in MyACL’s accounts category. The statement of accounts offers outstanding invoices identifying the invoice number, shipment number attached to the invoice, voyage number and the payment due. Once invoices are selected, you simply click […]

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CN recognizes ACL as Customer & Supply Chain Partner – Sustainability

May 10, 2021 ACL was recognized by CN as one of its customers and supply chain partners for their sustainability practices. The CN EcoConnexions Partnership Program celebrates companies who are committed to reducing their environmental footprint and being part of the climate solution, a key focus of CN’s commitment to building a more sustainable future. […]

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ACL Awarded AGCO’s Top-performing Supplier

ACL was recognized by AGCO, a global leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of agricultural machinery and solutions, as a new partner-level suppliers and presented was recognized during its first annual 2020 AGCO North America Virtual Supplier Event held in Duluth, GA. AGCO’s partner-level suppliers have surpassed the top level of achievement in innovation, […]

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ACL Awarded Honda’s Premier Partner Award

October 2, 2019 American Honda Administration Department Head and Senior Manager Charles Harmon presented Atlantic Container Line (ACL) with Honda’s annual Premier Partner Award at a special ceremony in Manhattan Beach, Calif. ACL was recognized for providing excellent quality, value and customer service in support of Honda businesses and operations. Philip W. Byrne, Vice-President of […]

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ACL Christens Newest G4 Vessel, The Atlantic Sun

On October 10, 2018 ACL christened its G4 vessel, the ATLANTIC SUN, at FAPS Port Newark Auto Marine Terminal at the Port of New York & New Jersey. Mrs. Katherine LoBue served as Godmother of the vessel. Dignitaries and Port Officials joined in the celebration of ACL’s new G4 vessel. The ATLANTIC SUN is registered […]

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ACL Schedule Change

ACL has finally decided on its 2018 schedule, now that all of its new G4 vessels are in service. The big change is the conversion of the Gothenburg service from a direct call to a dedicated feeder. The new ACL weekly feeder service will deploy a container vessel that will load Swedish export cargo each […]

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American Honda Recognizes ACL with Premier Partner Award

William F. Kearns, Executive Vice-President, ACL was presented with American Honda’s distinguished Premier Partner Award September 12, 2017. American Honda Motor Company’s Executive Vice-President of Automotive Operations, Masayuki Igarashi presented American Honda’s Premier Partner Award for excellence in International Transportation between North America and Europe. ACL was one of 15 award recipients selected from selected […]

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