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Cruises: a new record for Ligurian Ports

Italy

Genoa - Cetena studies a system for increasing the efficiency of bollards on the quayside.Genoa - 2019 promises to be the absolute record year for the port of Genoa on the passenger side. Msc...

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NPA board members decry traffic gridlock at Lagos ports

Nigeria

Members of the Board of Directors of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, have added their voice to the perennial traffic gridlock on roads leading to Lagos Port Complex in Apapa and Tin-Can Island.A...

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FG Explores Cheaper Options After Spending N722bn On Port Dredging

Nigeria

The Federal Government has concluded plans to utilise more cost-effective options for the management of its seaport channels, after spending N722bn on dredging through a joint venture...

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BP, Nouryon, Port of Rotterdam Partner on Green Hydrogen Study

Netherlands

BP, Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals), and the Port of Rotterdam have joined forces to explore the opportunity of making "green hydrogen" via water electrolysis for BP’s refinery in...

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Port of Duqm signs 4 lease agreements for logistics land

Oman

Muscat - As part of its commitment in shaping the future of logistics sector in Duqm, Port of Duqm Co recently signed four lease agreements for a total of around 70,000sq m logistics land, which...

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Port of Duqm signs four land lease agreements

Oman

Muscat: Port of Duqm Company (PDC), a joint venture between the Government of Oman and the Belgian Consortium Antwerp Port, have multiple roles as a port authority, terminal operator and landlord...

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TNPA Port Elizabeth shares port insights with Nigerian Shippers Council

Nigeria

Port Elizabeth - Collaboration in the interest of economic growth in Africa takes a further step forward this week when Transnet National Ports Authoritywelcomes delegates from the Nigerian Shippers’...

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Unique port sand bypass system at Port of Ngqura mimics nature successfully

South Africa

Port of Ngqura outside Port Elizabeth meeting stringent dredging targets - TransnetPort Elizabeth -Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) says the Port of Ngqura, the first port in the world to...

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Plans revealed for further expansion of £26m Grimsby River Terminal

United Kingdom

Associated British Ports has launched an application to expand its river terminal in a move which could see Grimsby's car handling grow signifcantlyGrimsby's car handling might looks set to...

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Nigeria to construct US $1.5bn new deep-sea port

Nigeria

Nigeria is set to construct a new deep seaport and two additional facilities in bid to ease congestion in the main harbors of the commercial capital, Lagos, which currently handle about 80% of all...

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Customs Withdraws Taskforce From Lagos Ports

Nigeria

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), has withdrawn taskforce who had contributed delay to smooth cargo clearance at the Tin-Can and Apapa seaports.Clearing agents operating at the Western Zone – Apapa...

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China Harbour named investor for major new Nigerian port

Nigeria

China’s champion international port builder, China Harbour Engineering Co, has been named as core investor in a major new deepwater port proposed for the east coast of Nigeria.Bakassi Deep Sea Port,...

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Napier Port's wharf cost estimate rises to $170-$190m

New Zealand

Possible listing candidate Napier Port said the cost of its planned new wharf development - 6 Wharf - had gone up to $170-$190 million from last year's estimate of $142m. The port's owner, the...

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Port Of Rotterdam’s € 300 Milllion Credit Facility

Netherlands

Havenbedrijf Rotterdam – Port of Rotterdam – has signed a 5+1+1-year EUR300 million sustainability-linked credit facility, making it the first major port in Europe with a green facility.Pricing is...

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SGR Enhances Business At Mombasa Port As KPA Records Huge Profit

Kenya

Mombasa Port recorded impressive performance in 2018 due to modernization programme and introduction of Standard Gauge Railway (SGR).The port handled more cargo that saw Kenya Ports Authority (KPA)...