Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

Peel Ports Starts 2nd Phase of Liverpool2 Expansion

The UK-based Peel Ports Group has launched the second phase of its expansion programme at Liverpool2, dubbed one of ...

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Port Everglades Gets Nod for USD 438 Million Expansion

Florida’s Port Everglades has received unanimous approval from the Broward County Board of County ...

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11 New Services Added to Panama Canal

The Panama Canal has welcomed 11 new services through the waterway since its expansion, the canal authority said, ...

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TraPac Cleared to Expand Oakland Container Terminal

TraPac, an operator of the second largest marine terminal at the Californian Port of Oakland, has received approval ...

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PortMiami Wins USD 33 Mn in Future State Grants

A total of USD 33 million in State grants have been allocated to US East Coast PortMiami over the next five years, ...

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MOL Signs Deal for USD 988 Mn Loan

Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has entered into an agreement for a JPY 100 billion (USD 988.6 ...

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Gate terminal Expands to Handle Small LNG Vessels

Gate terminal has expanded its LNG import facilities at the Massvlakte in Rotterdam to include a third berth and ...

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India’s Major Ports Poised for Expansion

India’s container port Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust has finalized the terms of external commercial borrowing ...

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DP World Postpones Jebel Ali Expansion Project

Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World has delayed the planned expansion of of its flagship port of Jebel ...

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ADB Provides Fund for Expansion of Maldives' Harbor

The Republic of the Maldives has received an approval for a USD 9.6 million grant from the Asian Development Bank ...

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Panama Canal's Third Set of Locks Fully Operable

Grupo Unidos por el Canal (GUPC), the contractor responsible for the Panama Canal expansion program, has brought to ...

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Yildirim Targets US Ports in USD 10Bn Expansion Move

Turkish port operator Yildirim Holding AS has set sights on the potential of the US ports, targeting Ports America ...

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Expanded Panama Canal to Open on June 26

The expanded Panama Canal will be officially inaugurated on Sunday, June 26, 2016, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) ...

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DP World's Melbourne Terminal Geared Up for Volume Growth

DP World Australia’s new 30,000 sqm Melbourne terminal expansion was commissioned on 15 March, marking the ...

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Panama Canal's Systems Put Through Their Paces

Testing of all systems on the expanded Panama Canal project has been launched, the project’s contractor Grupo ...

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Port of Gothenburg to Expand in 2017

The construction of a new terminal at the outer area of the Swedish-based Port of Gothenburg is set to commence in ...

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DP World Inks Construction Deals for Jebel Ali Expansion

Global marine terminal operator DP World has signed two major contracts for civil construction work at its new ...

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VIDEO: Testing Begins on Panama Canal's Water-Saving Basins

The first water-saving basin of the Agua Clara Locks’ upper chamber has been filled to the required level in order ...

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Adani, MSC Invest in Further Expansion of Mundra Port

Adani Ports & SEZ Ltd, part of the Adani Group, has revealed plans to expand its Adani International Container ...

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Khalifa Port Container Terminal Set for Further Expansion

Khalifa Port Container Terminal, managed and operated by Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT), is ready for the next phase of ...

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Panama Canal’s Expansion Deadline Pushed to May 2016

The long-awaited Panama Canal expansion project has now been given a new deadline for May 2016 after major delays ...

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