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Marine Terminals Corp. appoints Ward

Marine Terminals Corp. appoints Ward

   Oakland-based terminal operator Marine Terminals Corp. has appointed Tom Ward to the newly created position of director and chief engineer.

   Ward was a former principal with Californian JWD Group, a division of DMJM+Harris, in charge of JWD’s terminal planning group.

   Effective March 20, Ward will focus on terminal development and facility planning, capacity and productivity analysis and technology impact planning, MTC said.

   MTC has stevedoring and terminal operations in more than 26 U.S. West Coast locations and six U.S. East Coast ports, handling more than six million TEUs annually.