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Estonian Port Invests In Automated Mooring

Estonia

A port in Estonia has ordered a rope-free automated mooring system to facilitate faster berthing processes and improve safety.In the first quarter of 2020, Trelleborg will install six units of its...

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Profile: Mbali Khanyile, Marine Technical Manager at Port of Ngqura

South Africa

Port Elizabeth - During this Women’s Month, it is the appropriate time to reflect on what Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has achieved in this regard. Today women occupy half (50%) of its...

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Nigeria: Okowa Calls for Speedy Resuscitation of Warri Port

Nigeria

Asaba — Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for the quick resuscitation of Warri Port, saying it is a key factor to the economic development of the state and the...

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Lagos ports have reached breaking points

Nigeria

- Femi Gbajabiamila said the two ports in Lagos are overstretched beyond their capacities and needs support of other ports in the country- The speaker of the house said this during a public hearing...

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How to decongest Lagos seaports — NPA, NIMASA, Navy, Transport Ministry, others

Nigeria

As inter-agency rivalry stifles progressGovt politicising issue to remain in Lagos – Ship Owners AssociationAs Reps C’ttee summons Nigerian Customs, NNPC, BPE, others to appear for questioningBy...

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Delta Governor Calls For Urgent Resuscitation Of Warri Port

GA, United States

There is no doubt that the Warri Port is a key economical factor for our state and the country; the earlier we get it working the better for us.Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has called for...

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Klaipeda Oil Terminal Expansion

Lithuania

Work is starting on the expansion of the oil terminal in the Lithuanian port of Klaipeda to allow it to handle deeper draft tankers and to increase the number of berths from two to three writes Dag...

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Port Authority Undertaking Development Projects

Jamaica

The Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJ) is undertaking development projects at key ports with the aim of facilitating growth within the country’s cruise industry.Works are being done in Montego Bay, St....

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Shenzhen to upgrade port linking Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Shenzhen, the neighboring city of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), will renovate one of the seven ports that link it to the region and will make it the largest dock facility that...

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Work on Keta Port project to begin in 2020 – GPHA boss

Ghana

Physical work is expected to begin on the Keta Port and Harbour project by August 2020. The Director-General of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority, Micheal Luguje announced this during a visit...

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Port of Hamburg Reports Strong Growth in H1

Germany

Germany’s largest universal port Port of Hamburg remains on a growth course, achieving a distinct 4.1% advance to 69.4 million tons in seaborne cargo handling in the first half of 2019."Especially...

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Payra port dredging: Negotiations for Tk 8,643cr Belgian loan at final stage

Bangladesh

The government’s negotiations for borrowing Tk 8,643 crore from Belgian Export Credit Agency for dredging Payra Port’s main channel Rabnabad is at the final stage.The Belgian Export Credit Agency...

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Port of Vancouver sets records, but future uncertain

Canada

Summary The facility has set a mid-season record for the number of cruise ship passengers and volume of cargo passing throughthe coast container...

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Canada Infrastructure Bank Signs Memorandum of Understanding with the Port of Montreal on Contrecoeur Port Expansion Project

Canada

CIB's first project in the trade and transportation sectorMONTREAL , Aug. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB) announces that it will work with the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) to...

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USNS Carson City Departs Lagos, Nigeria

Nigeria

The Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Carson City (T-EPF 7) departed Lagos, Nigeria, July 29, 2019, after completing a scheduled port visit in support of its 2019 Africa...