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

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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

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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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New Panama Canal to Level US Playing Field

New Panama Canal to Level US Playing Field

Following the USD 5 billion Panama Canal expansion in 2016, up to 10 percent of container traffic to the US from ...

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KPC Inks New 30-Year Concession Agreement for Kuantan Port

KPC Inks New 30-Year Concession Agreement for Kuantan Port

Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd (KPC) has signed a new privatisation agreement with the government of Malaysia and ...

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Inauguration Date Set for New Suez Canal

Inauguration Date Set for New Suez Canal

The New Suez Canal is to be inaugurated on August 6th, according to Suez Canal Authority (SCA). SCA requested all ...

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Port of Grangemouth Eyes Bigger Vessels

Port of Grangemouth Boosts Capacity

Scotland’s largest container port,  the Port of Grangemouth, has embarked on a major investment program this month ...

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Dredging at Suez Canal Enters Final Stretch

Dredging at Suez Canal Enters Final Stretch

Over 216 million cubic meters of water-saturated sand has been removed so far as part of the Suez Canal Development ...

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USD 1.5 Billion Tema Port Upgrade Project Gets the All-Clear

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Meridian Port Services, a joint venture between APM Terminals, Bolloré Africa Logistics, and the Ghana Ports and ...

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APSEZ Wins Vizhinjam Seaport Development Bid

APSEZ Wins Vizhinjam Seaport Bid

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ) has won an approval to build and operate the previously ...

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Costa Rica Wants More Data on Nicaragua Canal Eco Impact

Costa Rica Wants More Data on Nicaragua Canal Eco Impact

Nicaragua will have to provide Costa Rica with more information on the potential environmental impact that the ...

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Indonesia's First Homemade Dredger

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Dutch shipbuilder Damen delivered its biggest ever Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) to ...

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South Korea Pitches Dry Canal Concept to Thailand

South Korea Pitches Dry Canal Concept to Thailand

South Korea plans to propose to Thailand a USD 4.8 billion ”dry canal” project, featuring a new concept ...

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Study: Mega-Ships Not that Mega After All?

Mega-Ships Not that Mega After All

With the ever greater inflow of mega-ships in the global fleet it seems that the cost savings introduced by these ...

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Port of Long Beach to Get USD 555 Million for Upgrades

Port of Long Beach to Get USD 555 Million for Upgrades

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved an USD 829 million budget for the Harbor Department’s ...

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APM Terminals Sticks to Black Sea Mega Port Plans

APM Terminals Sticks to Black Sea Mega Port Plans

Dutch-headquartered container terminal operator APM Terminals is proceeding with its plans to develop ...

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