Category Archives: United States

SEA Branch Closure due to Extreme Weather

Due to a major snowstorm in the Seattle/Tacoma region, Agility SEA branch is closed on Wednesday, January 18, 2012.  We hope to resume operations on Thursday, January 19, 2012.  However, this is tentative depending on driving conditions. For further assistance, please contact Erin Brown in Seattle at +1 206.251.9518.

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ILWU Work Stoppage in USA

Please be advised that the port of Seattle and Tacoma are currently experiencing a longshore work stoppage as of today, September 8, 2011.  ILWU work stoppage in Tacoma and Seattle has resulted in all carrier terminal operations being shut down.  This action is affecting all carriers’ terminal operations.  Trucks are not delivering or picking up […]

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Public Holiday in United States – September 5th

Please be advised that due to Labor Day, a public holiday, Agility offices will be closed on Monday the 5th of September 2011 in the United States.

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USA Operations Normal After Hurricane Irene

All Agility offices, marine terminals, port operations, and rail ramp operations are back to business as usual on the US East Coast.

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USA Sea Freight – East Coast Port Update

Operations at ports and marine terminals on the US East Coast are resuming today, Monday, August 29, 2011, after the passing of Hurricane Irene.
Initial reports from our branch offices located at port facilities ranging from Boston to Miami state that most ports are open for business as usual, with electrical power fully restored, and all […]

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Hurricane Irene & USA Operations Update

Operations and flights to and from the North Eastern USA airports are resuming today, Monday August 29th. Carriers advised that they are confident being able to clean up any backlog created by Sunday’s flight cancelations within the next 48 hours.
We still anticipate some interruptions related to ground services (deliveries and pick ups) in the NY […]

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Hurricane Irene & USA Operations

Hurricane Irene is expected to reach the North Eastern US by early Sunday, August 28th, impacting flight operations at EWR, LGA, JFK, PHL and BOS airports. The major US based carriers (AA, DL, UA/CO) have announced that they will start cancelling flights from the mentioned airports on Saturday through to Monday morning.
Other international carriers have […]

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Public Holiday in the United States – Memorial Day – May 30th

Please be advised that due to a public holiday in the United States all Agility offices will be closed on Monday 30th May 2011.

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New GIL Americas Office Opening – Denver, CO USA

Agility USA will open a new office in Denver, Colorado on May 1, 2011. (Previously the company had an agent relationship for many years).  The opening of the Denver branch will enhance our growth opportunities in the U.S. States of Colorado and Utah.
GIL U.S. is committed to improving our service and sales capabilities for our […]

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Power Restored at SFO

Power at our San Francisco branch (SFO) has been restored and all services are operational.

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