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Croatian terminal targets 20,000 TEU capacity

Croatia (Hrvatska)

International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) subsidiary Adriatic Gate Container Terminal (AGCT) has announced a major expansion plan at the Port of Rijeka to enable it to be the first...

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Port of Singapore updates its guidance on IMO 2020

Singapore

Singapore — Singapore, the world's largest bunkering port, unveiled on Thursday further measures to help the industry prepare for the International Maritime Organization's impending...

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Dredging begins at PoS port

Spain

DREDGING work will begin at the Port of Spain (PoS) port today. In a statement, the Port Authority said a contract has been awarded to Dutch Dredging BV to dredge the area of Queens Wharf and the...

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Apapa gridlock: FG mulls 54 parks as holding bays for trucks

Nigeria

No fewer than 54 private parks have been identified by the Federal Government which can be used for truck holding bays in Lagos in order to end Apapa gridlock.Already, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA)...

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Port authority, GCT square off over terminal priorities

Canada

Debate over which port expansion should come first plagues Terminal 2 hearingsEnvironmental impact hearings for the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority’s (VFPA) proposed Terminal 2 project at Roberts...

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NPA Slashes Tariff At Eastern Ports

Nigeria

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has introduced a new dimension to solving the perennial Apapa traffic by slashing harbour dues at the Eastern ports.The slashing of the harbour dues, will attract...

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Ports stakeholders laud Lagos governor, Sanwo-Olu

Nigeria

PORTS stakeholders have lauded the new Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu for taking the issue of the port roads traffic problem to heart, and for demonstrating a huge sense of urgency...

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KPT handles deepest draught vessel

Pakistan

Karachi Port Trust (KPT) handled a deepest draught vessel of 15.4 meters for the first time at deep draught berths of South Wharf (SAPTL). The handling of this Singaporean flag vessel 'APL...

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Egypt to receive tenders for constructing 1st dry port in July

Egypt

CAIRO – 11 June 2019: Ministry of Transport and the Central Unit for Participation with the Private Sector "p.p.p" affiliated to the Ministry of Finance will receive technical and financial tenders...

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ICTSI unit to expand port in Croatia

Croatia (Hrvatska)

THE subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) in Croatia said it is starting a year-long expansion of its terminal at the Port of Rijeka to accommodate larger vessels.In...

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Port of Rotterdam Authority & DeltaPort Boosting Cooperation In North Rhine Westphalia

Netherlands

The largest European seaport and the DeltaPort Niederrheinhäfen port group aim to deepen their cooperation. The aim is to open up the North Rhine Westphalian hinterland even better with the aid of...

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Report: Lagos Port Lead in Delay, Congestion Globally

Nigeria

A report on security threats and its challenges to ship owners has identified the Apapa port in Lagos to have the highest incidence of delays, diversion and pressure on crew members across the...

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More cruise ships expected after Summerside harbour dredging

Canada

Port CEO says dredging will be welcome news for shipping and cruise industriesThe Port of Summerside has called for tenders for dredging its harbour and the channel.The harbour is usually dredged...

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Port of Hamburg moves more cargo by rail and is well equipped for further growth

Germany

Measured in tons by rail: + 7.7 percent between Hamburg and European destinations+ 13.6 percent for container traffic in the first quarter of 2019 in comparison with the same period last yearIn...

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New CFO for the Port of Rotterdam Authority

Netherlands

As of 1 July 2019 Vivienne de Leeuw has been appointed by the shareholders as the Port of Rotterdam Authority’s new Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Board. De Leeuw will succeed...