Vessel delay last Saturday, Mokihana 235

This Matson vessel originated from Oakland. It then sailed to Long Beach and was scheduled to depart on Saturday, for a Wednesday night arrival in Honolulu. It departed Oakland late due to some labor issues. That delayed the arrival and subsequent departure from Long Beach. It is now due into Honolulu on Thursday at 10pm.…

Late departure of vessel this week, possible delay

Update 8/16/12: The vessel departed later than anticipated. The estimated arrival in Honolulu will be 1300 on Monday. We will not have any shipments available for Monday delivery. We will attempt to make most of our deliveries on Tuesday. Matson is still holding the barge connections to the Neighbor Islands. Please expect a day delay…

Matson Wednesday vessel departures

Matson has announced that starting this Wednesday, August 8, the vessel departure from Long Beach has been advanced to 0400. The previous departure time was 1000, so it has been advanced by 6 hours. It should mean earlier arrival times in Honolulu on Sunday afternoon and earlier container availability on Monday mornings. However, they may…

FSC adjustment and Steamship Delay

Matson has notified us of a delay in the departure of the vessel scheduled to depart Long Beach tomorrow, Wednesday. The vessel has a mechanical problem with a turbo charger that will result in a delay of approximately 12 hours. We will expedite all shipments upon arrival. However, most deliveries that would normally be accomplished…

Welcome new team members

We would like to announce and welcome two people to the Aloha Freight family. Rob Pajor is our new sales manager and Mike Breslin is a new account manager. They both have extensive experience in freight transportation. We are thrilled to have them aboard and look forward to wonderful things with them.

Mahalo, Jim!

It is with mixed emotions that we announce that one of our Aloha Freight ohana is moving on to a new endeavor. Jim McMichael has been our sales manager for over eight years. He is leaving our Compton location and will be joining another organization and valuable Aloha Freight partner in Honolulu. We are grateful…

Late arriving vessel in Honolulu

The vessel Matsonia 522 that departed Long Beach on Saturday 12/31/11 will be arriving into Honolulu more than 12 hours late. Containers would usually be available starting Thursday morning on January 5. They will not become available until the afternoon. There was extremely heavy fog in Long Beach and the ship had to delay its…