Ports of Auckland Preps for Rising Volumes

Ports of Auckland Preps for Rising Volumes

New Zealand’s Ports of Auckland reported NZD 28.9 million (USD 21.6m) net profit for six months ended ...

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Mariveles Dry Bulk Terminal Taking Shape

Mariveles Dry Bulk Terminal Taking Shape

Seasia Nectar Port Services Inc. (SNPSI), a joint venture between the UK’s Nectar Group and Seasia Logistic ...

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Interview: BC Ferries Pressing On with LNG Switch

Interview: BC Ferries LNG Switch on Track

The latest 0.1% Sulphur Directive effective January 1 has left the shipping industry with three possible choices on ...

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Decision on Elbe Dredging Urgent

Decision on Elbe Dredging Urgent

Court decision on the implementation of the widening and deepening of the navigation channel on the Lower and Outer ...

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Third Berth for London Gateway

The Secretary of State for Transport Patrick McLoughlin

DP World London Gateway has moved forward with the plans to construct a third berth at the UK’s new deep-sea hub ...

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WWF: Dumping at Great Barrier Reef Must Stop

WWF Pushes to Stop Dumping at Great Barrier Reef

The dumping of waste from port expansions within Australia’s Great Barrier Reef could cause severe damage ...

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New Lock Terneuzen Project Put in Motion

New Lock Terneuzen Project Put in Motion

Ghent Port Company has applauded the agreement to build New Lock Teurnzen signed between Belgium and the ...

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Port of Hamburg Earns More Despite Ukraine Turmoil

Port of Hamburg Earns More Despite Ukraine Turmoil

Germany’s Port of Hamburg reported an increase in revenue and operating result in the 2014 financial ...

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New York-New Jersey Stays Busiest East Coast Port

New York-New Jersey Stays Busiest East Coast Port

The Port of New York and New Jersey handled 3,342,286 cargo containers in 2014, an increase of 5.4 percent over the ...

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UWT to Get New Quay in Rotterdam

New Quay at Port of Rotterdam

Port of Rotterdam Authority drove the first pile for a new new quay in the Johan Frisohafen to be used by United ...

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Greenland’s Nuuk Harbour to Get New Container Terminal

Greenland's Nuuk Harbour to Get Container Terminal

Danish general infrastructure contractor Aarsleff has entered into an agreement with Sikuki Nuuk Harbour A/S about ...

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AAPA Disappointed with Proposed Port-Related Budget

AAPA Disappointed with Proposed Port-Related Budget

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) is disappointment over the funding levels and programmatic ...

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Cosco Starts Piraeus Container Terminal Upgrade

Cosco Starts Piraeus Container Terminal Upgrade

China Ocean Shipping Company (Cosco) held the Inauguration of the Expansion of Pier III of COSCO Piraeus Container ...

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Port Saint John Sets Expansion Plan in Motion

Port Saint John Sets Expansion Plans in Motion

With the container volumes almost doubled since 2012, Canada’s Port Saint John will need a terminal upgrade ...

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DCT Gdansk Kicks Off Construction of Deepwater Berth

DCT Gdansk Kicks Off Construction of Deepwater Berth

DCT Gdansk, the operator of Poland’s largest container terminal, officially started the construction phase of a new ...

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Maersk Line, DB Schenker to Reduce CO2 Footprint

Maersk Line, DB Schenker to Reduce CO2 Footprint

Frankfurt-based transportation and logistics provider DB Schenker Logistics and Danish Maersk Line have signed a ...

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Canada Funds Port of Montréal Expansion Project

Canada Funds Port of Montréal Expansion Project

Canada has set aside close to CAD 44 million (USD 36.5m) for the expansion of the Port of Montréal, with Montréal ...

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Panama Canal Gives Nod to New Pacific Port

Panama Canal Gives Nod to New Pacific Port

The Panama Canal Board of Directors this week formally approved the development and construction of a transshipment ...

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Marseille Fos Sets Out Ambitious Growth Strategy

Marseille Fos Sets Out Ambitious Growth Strategy

The Marseille Fos port authority has set out a vision for growth over the four years to 2018 in a strategic plan ...

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Nicaragua Starts Grand Canal Construction amid Criticism

Nicaragua Starts Grand Canal amid Criticism

On December 22 Nicaragua started the construction of Nicaragua Grand Canal, a 172-mile waterway to be constructed ...

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Papua New Guinea Finishes Lae Port Phase I Upgrade

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The first phase of an upgrade of Papua New Guinea’s Lae Port, the joint project of the Government of Papua ...

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APM Terminals Moin Project Gets Final Clearance

APM Terminals Moin Project Gets Final Clearance

The Secretaría Técnica Nacional Ambiental (SETENA), the official environmental agency of the government of Costa ...

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Nicaraguans Take to Streets over China Canal Deal

Nicaraguans Take to Streets over China Canal Deal

Nicaraguans once again expressed their dissatisfaction with a USD 40 billion Nicaragua Grand Canal project by ...

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Visby Set on Attracting More Cruise Ships

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Region Gotland and Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP) have signed a lease agreement which entails the region investing ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week ( 8-12th of Dec)

Readers’ Picks

World\’s Largest Containership Starts Maiden Voyage 19,100 TEU CSCL Globe, the world’s largest container ship ...

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US Congress Increases Funding for Seaport Programmes

US Congress Increases Funding for Seaport Programmes1

Significant increases for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Harbor Maintenance Tax operations and maintenance ...

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Bremerhaven Looking For Offshore Terminal Operator

Bremerhaven Looking For Offshore Terminal Operator

The Federal Land of Bremen, Germany,  has initiated the tender procedure to find an operator for the Offshore ...

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