Infographic: Panama Canal Expansion Facts and Figures

Infographic: Panama Canal Expansion Facts and Figures

The Panama Canal Expansion is the largest project at the Canal since its original construction. The project will create a new lane of traffic along the Canal through the construction of a new set of locks, doubling the ...

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Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

Costa Rica Okays New Moin Container Terminal

The Supreme Court of Costa Rica has ruled in favor of the Costa Rican Government and APM Terminals in an appeal ...

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CoR Applauds EU Port Services General Approach Adoption

CoR Applauds EU Port Services General Approach Adoption

The European Union’s Committee of the Regions has welcomed the October 8 adoption of the general approach on ...

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Panama’s Balboa Port Set for Expansion

Panama's Balboa Port Set for Expansion

The Panama Ports Company (PPC), a part of Hong Kong-headquartered Hutchison Whampoa Ltd., has set aside a budget of ...

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Savannah Port Expansion Kicks Off

Savannah Port Expansion Kicks Off

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) and the Georgia Ports Authority ...

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China Okays Major Tianjin Port Expansion

China Okays Major Tianjin Port Expansion

Chinese Government has approved the expansion of the customs service and international trade in the port of ...

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VIDEO: Decision on Elbe River Expansion Pushed Back

decision on elbe river expansion pushed back

German Federal Administrative Court has decided to postpone decision on expansion of Elbe river that would allow ...

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BESIX to Build Gdansk Deepwater Berth

BESIX to Build Gdansk Deepwater Berth

DCT Gdansk has finalized the tender process for the design and construction of a new berth and the adjacent ...

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CHEC to Build Ashdod Port

CHEC to Build Ashdod Port

China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) has been chosen to build a new port in Ashdod, The Times of Israel ...

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Georgia Ports Poised for Further Growth

Georgia Ports Poised for Further Growth

 A total of 1,900 new jobs and 2.7 million square feet of industrial expansion tied to a year of phenomenal growth ...

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USDOT Grants USD 74 Million to Maritime Projects

USDOT Grants USD 74 Million to Maritime Projects

U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Secretary Anthony Foxx has disclosed  that seven grants, totalling little ...

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Tanzania Expedites Megaport Project Start

China's President Xi Jinping (front L) walks with his Tanzanian counterpart Jakaya Kikwete

Construction of the USD 11 billion Bagamoyo megaport has been pushed forward by the government of Tanzania from ...

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Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career ...

Date Set for Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event 2015

The 9th annual Navingo Maritime & Offshore Career Event (MOCE) will be held on Wednesday 22 April 2015 at the ...

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AfDB Backs Lekki Port Construction

AfDB Backs Lekki Port Construction

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) held its first regular meeting since the Bank ...

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Aurizon Finds Partners for West Pilbara Project

Aurizon Finds Partners for West Pilbara Project

American Metals & Coal International (AMCI) and POSCO have joined Baosteel Resources in an infrastructure ...

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Nicaragua Canal Construction Start Confirmed

Nicaragua Canal Construction Start Confirmed

December 2014 is confirmed as the start of the Interoceanic Canal of Nicaragua construction works, with the ...

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All Eyes on SMM Hamburg

All Eyes on SMM Hamburg

The SMM international trade fair of the maritime industry has officially been opened in Hamburg. Every two years ...

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Freeport Ship Channel Readying for Larger Ships

Freeport Ship Channel Getting Ready for Larger Ships

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the U.S.-based provider of dredging services, as well as environmental ...

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Australia Backs Down from Dumping Sand at Great Barrier Reef

Australia Backs Down from Dumping Sand at Great Reef Barrier

Plans to dump 3 million cubic meters of dredged sand into the Great Barrier Reef area will not go ahead, according ...

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IHC Stocking Up on Dredgers

IHC Royal Stocking Up on Dredgers

Royal IHC (IHC) has started constructing Easydredge 2700, the first vessel in its range of standard trailing ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Aug 18 – 24, 2014)

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Strike at Ningbo Port Turns Violent A massive strike by as many as 10,000 truck drivers at Ningbo’s Beilun ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Aug 11 – 15, 2014)

Readers' Picks of the Week (Aug 11 - 15, 2014)

Lilly Johanne Capsizes in Turkey Lilly Johanne, a live fish carrier, capsized in Celiktrans shipyard in Tuzla, ...

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Dredging and Towage Stable as Port Expansion Trend Continues

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The growth of global trade flows and the need to maintain and expand ports are expected to continue at a moderate ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (Aug 4 – 10, 2014)

Readers' Picks of the Week (Aug 4 - 10, 2014)

Egypt to Build New Suez Canal Egypt is looking to build a new Suez Canal parallel to the existing one in a USD 4 ...

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Egypt to Build New Suez Canal

Egypt to Build New Suez Canal

Egypt is looking to build a new Suez Canal parallel to the existing one in a USD 4 billion project aimed at ...

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