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Golar Power to Develop LNG Import Terminal in Port of Suape, Brazil

Brazil

Golar Power Limited, a joint venture between Golar LNG and Stonepeak, has signed a Protocol of Intentions with the State Government of Pernambuco, a state of Brazil, to develop an LNG import...

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Vancouver, Tomakomai Ports Team Up to Promote LNG as Ship Fuel

Canada

Canadian Vancouver Fraser Port Authority and Japanese Tomakomai Port Authority have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to promote the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel and...

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Port of Rotterdam and DHG to build SMARTLOG warehouse

Netherlands

The Port of Rotterdam Authority and logistics real estate specialists DHG have agreed a deal to build an XXL warehouse complex on the Distripark Maasvlakte West in what will be the largest...

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Ports of Los Angeles, Nagoya renew collaboration to focus on sustainable operations

The US port of Los Angeles and Japan’s Nagoya port have penned a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to further collaborate on operational efficiency solutions and environmental...

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Goeyvaerts orders additional Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes

The Port of Terbeuzen and Port of Antwerp will both receive new eco-efficient Konecranes Gottwald Model 7 Mobile Harbor Cranes. Following an order placed at the the end of 2019 by Goeyvaerts-R bvba...

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Port Congestion: NPA Moves to Take over APM Operations

Nigeria

Barring any last-minute development, the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) will this week take over the operations of AP Moller Terminals (APMT) after the expiration of the 30-day ultimatum given to...

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APM terminals to acquire equipment to tackle port congestion

Nigeria

Worried by congestion at the ports in Lagos, the management of APM Terminals Apapa yesterday disclosed that it has placed orders for more equipment to cope with the significant growth at the Lagos...

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Port of Rotterdam CEO Sees Slight Recovery in China Volumes

Netherlands

AMSTERDAM, March 9 (Reuters) – The number of container ships travelling from China to the port of Rotterdam seems to have recovered slightly, as coronavirus measures that had significantly curbed...

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Port of Rotterdam Authority awards contract to construct the superstructure of the new Theemsweg Route

Netherlands

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is awarding the contract to construct the superstructure of the new Theemsweg Route, part of the Port of Rotterdam railway line to VolkerRail - part of...

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China Port Operations Returning To Normal

China

Major ocean container lines are reporting their operations in mainland China are returning to normal in most locations.CMA-CGM said the recovery of manufacturing and logistics activities in mainland...

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Rotterdam port railway systems contract awarded

Netherlands

NETHERLANDS: Port of Rotterdam Authority has awarded VolkerRail the track, electrification and train protection systems contract for the Theemswegtracéfreight line project.The 45 km line including a...

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Massive Delta port expansion coming?

Canada

We’ll soon know the recommendation regarding a major project that will change the landscape of South Delta. An independent federal review panel is expected to submit its recommendation this month on...

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Port transport 10 times costlier in Nigeria than Ghana, SA — REPORT

Local transportation of goods from Apapa and Tincan Island ports in Lagos costs up to 10 times higher than the ports in Ghana and South Africa, according to a research carried out by SBM...

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Abu Dhabi Ports, Robert Allan to Develop World’s 1st Autonomous Tugs

United Arab Emirates

The UAE-based port operator Abu Dhabi Ports has partnered up with Canadian naval architectural and marine engineering firm Robert Allan Ltd. to develop the world’s first fully unmanned autonomous...

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Disruption expected at Takoradi port during dredging works for port expansion

Ghana

The Ghana Ports & Harbours Authority recently issued a circular, found in the attachment on the right, advising that dredging works have commenced on new terminal facilities at Takoradi port. As...