Dredging NZ Fined over Worker Death

Dredging NZ Fined over Worker Death

Dredging NZ has been fined $79,500 and ordered to pay $42,000 in reparation after the death of a worker, crushed on ...

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Port Hedland Preps for Iron Ore Transport Growth

Port Hedland Preps for Rising Iron Ore Cargo Inflow

Australia’s largest bulk export port, Port Hedland, is set to receive a new marine control tower and ...

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Preffered Bidder Chosen for Ijmuiden Lock Scheme

Preffered Bidder Chosen for Ijmuiden Lock Scheme

The Dutch Highways and Waterways Agency (Rijkswaterstaat) plans to award the construction of the new IJmuiden sea ...

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Bigger Ships Boost Container Volumes in South Carolina

Bigger Ships Boost Container Volumes in South Carolina

The South Carolina Ports Authority handled 14% more containers at its ports of Charleston, Georgetown and ...

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Helsinki and Tallinn Land EU Funds for TWIN-PORT II

Helsinki and Tallinn Land EU Funds for TWIN-PORT II Project

The Baltic Sea ports of Helsinki and Tallinn have received EUR 29.3 million from the European Union for their ...

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Dublin Port Clears Hurdle for Major Redevelopment Plan

Dublin Port

Ireland’s governmental planning body An Bord Pleanála has granted permission for the Alexandra Basin ...

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Canada Backs Port Saint John Modernization Project

Canada Backs Port Saint John Modernization Project

Canada has set aside CAD 68.3 million (USD 53.8m) of federal funds to finance a portion of a CAD 205 million ...

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JAXPORT Starts Making Way for Post-Panamaxes

The ceremonial first dredge at Mile Point.

Florida Governor Rick Scott yesterday officially kicked-off JAXPORT’s USD 43.5 million Mile Point harbor ...

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Port of Durban Unsafe for Ships?

Port of Durban Unsafe for Ships

South Africa’s Port of Durban has been put under a spotlight amid recent groundings at the harbour entrance ...

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Haiti's First Panamax Port Up and Running

Haiti's First Panamax Port Up and Running

The economy of the Caribbean island nation of Haiti is set to receive a major boost after the country’s first ...

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Japan, Thailand and Myanmar to Jointly Develop Dawei Port

Japan, Thailand and Myanmar to Jointly Develop Dawei Port

Japan, Thailand and Myanmar have signed a Memorandum of Intent (MoI) to build the controversial Dawei Special ...

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EU Okays EUR 270m Public Funding for New Calais Terminal

EU Okays EUR 270m Public Funding for New Terminal at Calais

The European Commission has found that public funding of EUR 270 million to build a new cross‑Channel terminal in ...

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First Nations Slam Quebec Maritime Strategy

First Nations Slam Quebec Maritime Strategy

The Government of Quebec, Canada, has introduced a CAD 1.5 billion Quebec Maritime Strategy, to the delight of ...

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Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

South Africa’s Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has chosen compatriot V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd to ...

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Port Everglades Harbor Deepening Project Cleared

Port Everglades Deepening Project Cleared

Florida’s Port Everglades has been cleared to start the pre-construction engineering and design phase of its ...

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Aqaba LNG Terminal Finished Ahead of Schedule

Aqaba LNG Terminal Finished Ahead of Schedule

BAM International, part of Dutch construction-services company Royal BAM Group, has completed the EUR 65 million ...

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Charleston Harbor Deepening Project on Track

Charlston Harbor Deepening Project on Track

The US Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works Review Board (CWRB) unanimously approved the Final Integrated ...

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Dover Western Docks Revival Project Moves Along

Dover Western Docks Revival Project Comes Along

England’s Port of Dover today signed a pre-construction agreement with a domestic contractor Graham to ...

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Port of Houston on Track for a Record Year

Houston Port

The Port of Houston Authority handled more than 16 million tons of cargo during the first five months of 2015, an ...

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Japan Invests in Samoa’s Only Commercial Port

Japan Invests in Samoa's Only Commercial Port

Japan has set aside a JPY 3.4 billion (USD 28.3 million) grant-in-aid to improve safety at the only commercial port ...

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Panama Canal Pacific Locks Get First Taste of Water

Panama Canal Pacific Locks Get First Taste of Water

The Panama Canal expansion program reached another milestone when the Canal’s Pacific locks began to fill ...

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Port of Taman to Get New Dry Bulk Facilities

Port of Taman to Get New Dry Bulk Facilities

Russia’s Rosneft has entered into a cooperation agreement with the country’s Ministry of Transport and ...

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NZ High Court Rules Out Auckland Port Extension Permits

NZ High Court Rules Out Auckland Port Extension Permits

The High Court of New Zealand set aside consents issued on a non-notified basis which granted Ports of Auckland ...

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Scientists Question Nicaragua Canal Eco Impact Report

Scientists Question Nicaragua Canal Eco Impact Report

The recently released environmental assessment report on a proposed USD 50 billion trans-isthmus shipping canal in ...

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Spotted: Smart Tina Tests Greenore Port's New Depth

Smart Tina Tests Greenore Port's New Depth

The MV Smart Tina has become the largest steel ship to ever call to Greenore following the completion of an ...

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VIDEO: Liverpool2 on Track

LIVERPOOL 2

Construction at the new USD 500 million container terminal being built at the Port of Liverpool has reached an ...

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Nigeria Signs Off on Ibom Seaport Project

Nigeria Signs Off on Ibom Seaport Project

Nigeria’s Federal Executive Council has formally approved the ongoing development of the Ibom Deep Seaport & ...

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