Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

Turkey: Larger Vessels to Impact on Mediterranean Port Growth

Turkey - Larger Vessels to Impact on Mediterranean Port Growth

Addressing the 4th Annual Med Freight Conference, APM Terminals Director of Port Investments for Europe and the ...

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New Zealand: Ferry Aratere Remains in Port Due to ...

  Aratere ferry remained in port today as the Maritime New Zealand inspectors on board continued to monitor ...

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Nigerian Government Grants Apapa Port License

  Nigeria gave a 20-year concession for part of Apapa Port in Lagos to Eco Support Nigeria Ltd., which will ...

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Government of Angola Approves Construction of New Port

  The government of Angola has given the go-ahead for the construction of a new commercial port at Barra do ...

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Kenya: NOCK Expands Mombasa Port Capacity

  State owned firm National Oil Corporation of Kenya ( NOCK) has made initial steps towards constructing a ...

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The Netherlands: Orange Blue Terminal Holds Great ...

The Netherlands - Orange Blue Terminal Holds Great Potential for Transnational Cooperation

On 1 November, Lower Saxony’s Minister of Economic Affairs, Labor and Transportation, Jörg Bode, visited the Orange ...

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China: Qinzhou Port’ Navigation Channel Reaches ...

  The 300,000-tonne navigation channel at Qinzhou port, entailing a total investment of CNY995 million ...

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USA: HMM and Port of Tacoma Officials Celebrate ...

USA - HMM and Port of Tacoma Officials Celebrate Completion of WUT Wharf Extension

Officials from Hyundai Merchant Marine, Port of Tacoma, Washington United Terminals (WUT) and several guests ...

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EU Heads Visits Dar es Salaam Port, Tanzania

  A Delegation of European Union Heads of Missions in Tanzania last week visited the Dar es Salaam Port at the ...

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Spain: Cadiz Port to Construct New Container Terminal

  Cadiz Bay Port Authority has signed a €92.04m ($130m) contract with a consortium composed of Acciona (50%) ...

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Dominican Republic: Don Diego, Sans Souci Ports to Dock ...

  Even the biggest cruise ships will be able to dock easily at Don Diego and Sans Souci ports during their ...

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Panama Canal, Port of Miami Sign Another Milestone Agreement

Panama Canal, Port of Miami Sign Another Milestone Agreement

Another milestone agreement has been reached between the Panama Canal Authority and the Port of Miami – ...

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Russia: Ust-Luga Port Hosts Baltic Forum of Compatriots

Russia - Ust-Luga Port Hosts Baltic Forum of Compatriots

On 29 October, Saturday, Ust-Luga Port hosted a visiting session of «The Baltic Forum of Compatriots» organized ...

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UK: LNG Carrier Scheduled at South Hook Next Week

  The Al Samriya LNG carrier, with a capacity of 263,000 cubic metres, is due to arrive in the UK’s South Hook ...

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Tanzania: Dar es Salaam Port Dredging Project to Allow ...

  The Dar es Salaam Port is set for massive dredging under a project to increase the depth of all the seven ...

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UAE: ADPC CEO Presents Latest Developments of Kizad and ...

UAE - ADPC CEO Presents Latest Developments of Kizad and New Khalifa Port

Mr. Tony Douglas, CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports Company, presented to 150 attendees at the Deliotte Middle East Partners ...

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UAE: Abu Dhabi Reaches New Milestone in Its Cruise ...

UAE - Abu Dhabi Reaches New Milestone in Its Cruise Tourism Development

Abu Dhabi has reached a new milestone in its cruise tourism development with the arrival at Mina Zayed’s new ...

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UK: Lerwick Harbour to Realise New Opportunities with ...

  Lerwick, the country’s most northerly commercial harbour (making it Britain’s “Top Port”) continues to ...

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Thailand: Phuket Deep Sea Port to Receive Money for Expansion

  The Phuket Deep Sea Port is to receive a B176-million expansion to allow it to take more ships and to ...

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India: Bichitrapur Port Plan Runs Into Rough Weather

  BS reported that a captive deep sea port proposed at Bichitrapur in Balasore district by Jindal ...

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LNG Tanker Zarga Due at UK South Hook November 5

  The Zarga LNG carrier, with a capacity of 266,000 cubic metres, is due to arrive in the UK’s South Hook ...

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Nigeria: Dredging of Calabar Channel to Boost Port Activities

  The Public Affairs Officer of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Eastern Ports, Mr Nwachukwu Okoroafor, has ...

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Belgium: Boskalis Wins Harbour Towage Concession for ...

Belgium - Boskalis Wins Harbour Towage Concession for Port of Zeebrugge

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has been awarded the sole concession via SMIT Towage Northwest Europe for the ...

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USA: Nation Must Make Decisions on Modernizing ...

Nation Must Make Decisions on Modernizing Seaports, Says Head of SCPA

In testimony submitted to a Congressional committee that oversees both maritime and inland transportation, the head ...

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Canada Signs Important Maritime Convention to Protect ...

  On October 25, 2011, Canada took part in a ceremony to sign a protocol that will establish a global ...

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USA: Seattle Port – Economic Engine for Entire County

  In November, voters in King County, including those in Snoqualmie Valley, will be asked to choose from among ...

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The Netherlands: Orange Blue Terminal Brings New Mobile ...

The Orange Blue Terminal in Eemshaven in the Netherlands, which belongs to the Buss Group, brings a new mobile ...

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