Hutchison Ports to Develop Container Terminal in Ukraine

Hutchison Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the government of Ukraine for the development ...

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BPA Wants Special Post-Brexit Treatment for UK Ports

The British Ports Association (BPA) has called on the Transport and Environment Ministers to introduce ‘port ...

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ICTSI Pitches Cavite Gateway Terminal Project

The Philippines’ Department of Transportation has received and is studying a proposal submitted by ...

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Fairview Container Terminal Expansion Three Quarters Done

Container terminal owner and operator DP World and the Port of Prince Rupert Authority have announced that 75% of ...

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US Approves New Water Resources Bill

The US has adopted a final water resources development bill which focuses on the Harbor Maintenance Tax, providing ...

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First 8500 TEU Boxship Enters Port of Brisbane

Australia’s Port of Brisbane has welcomed its first 8500 TEU class container vessel into the port, the Maersk ...

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Tema Port Expansion Project Kicks Off

Construction works on the USD 1.5 billion Tema Port expansion have begun, Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) ...

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Townsville Port Expansion Project Advances

Northern Australia’s Townsville Port Expansion Project (PEP) has taken a step forward with more opportunity ...

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Investment Agreement Signed for Anaklia Deep Sea Port

The Government of Georgia and the Anaklia Development Consortium (ADC) signed an investment agreement for the ...

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Contractors Selected for Peterhead Scheme 2 Project

Scotland’s Peterhead Port Authority has awarded the contract for Peterhead Scheme 2 project to a joint ...

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MPA Awards Dredging Contract to DEME

Belgian dredging and marine engineering group DEME has won a EUR 41 million (USD 46 million) dredging contract for ...

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Charleston Harbor Project Moves Closer to Realization

The Charleston Harbor Deepening Project has moved closer to securing the authorization necessary to begin ...

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Pile Driving Kicks Off to Rebuild Pier at NWSA Terminal

Contractors have begun driving piles to rebuild Pier 4 of the Northwest Seaport Alliance’s (NWSA) Husky ...

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Virginia Ports Authority Extends VIG Lease to 2065

The Port of Virginia, one of major ports on the US East Coast, has signed a new, long-term lease for Virginia ...

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IUMI: Marine Insurance Market Faces Uncertain Future

Global marine underwriting premiums in 2015 amounted to USD 29.9 billion, down by 10.5% compared to the 2014 ...

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Boskalis Presses On with Fleet Rationalization, Job Cuts

Works Council of the Dutch dredging and maritime company Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has unanimously rendered a ...

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Expansion of Ghana’s Tema Port Starts in October

Construction works on the USD 1.5 billion Tema Port expansion project are expected to commence on October 1, 2016, ...

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CMA CGM Selects VINCI to Extend Kingston Port

French container shipping company CMA CGM has awarded a USD 147 million contract to a joint venture consisting of ...

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Port of LA Presses On with Valero Oil Terminal Project

The Port of Los Angeles has released an Initial Study/Notice of Preparation (IS/NOP), the first step in the ...

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Cochin Shipyard Cleared to Build USD 268 Million Drydock

India’ Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given its approval for construction of a new drydock within ...

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Failed Coup Will Not Delay Bosporus By-Pass Canal Plans

The failed military coup will not delay Turkey’s plans to construct a 48-kilometer ship canal, the Kanal ...

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SHI to Enter USD 2.5 Bn FLNG Construction Project?

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) is very close to signing a USD 2.5 billion deal to ...

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Boskalis Decides to Withdraw 24 Vessels

Dutch dredging and maritime company Boskalis has decided to take 24 vessels out of service in the 2016-2018 period ...

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Port of NY & NJ Will Be Big Ship-Ready by End of 2017

The Port of New York and New Jersey will be able to handle 14,000 TEU vessels toward the end of 2017, officials at ...

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DP World Expands Footprint in South America

Dubai-based port operator DP World has won a 50-year concession for the development of a greenfield multi-purpose ...

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Phase 1 of Singapore’s Mega Terminal Project Kicks Off

Phase 1 of the Tuas Terminal project, which upon completion will boast 20 deep-water berths capable of handling ...

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US Ports Earmark USD 154.8 Bn for Port Infrastructure

The United States ports plan to spend a whopping USD 154.8 billion on port-related infrastructure over the next ...

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