Ports and Terminals news

  • Xellz acquires more land at Rosslare, july 2020
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    Xellz acquires more land at Rosslare

    2020-07-10T10:38:00Z

    Xellz has acquired an additional 100,000 sq m of land in Rosslare, Republic of Ireland, as it progresses its plans to create a free economic zone (FEZ) at the port.

  • passenger trains arrive port of Newcastle Australia, july 2020
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    Passenger trains arrive at Newcastle

    2020-07-09T13:07:00Z

    Two Waratah Series 2 passenger trains arrived on the vessel AAL Hong Kong at the port of Newcastle in Australia on July 5, 2020.

  • Port of Antwerp recovery in sight, july 2020
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    Throughput falls in Antwerp but recovery is in sight

    2020-07-09T12:53:00Z

    Total throughput at the port of Antwerp fell by 4.9 percent in the first half of the year compared to the same period of 2019, as the effects of the Covid-19 crisis took hold. The first signs of recovery, however, are now visible.

  • Steder group handles crane parts in port of Rotterdam, july 2020
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    Steder Group moves in the Netherlands

    2020-07-09T09:01:00Z

    Steder Group has coordinated the transhipment of crane components at RHB’s terminal in the port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

  • DFDS resumes schedule, july 2020
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    ​DFDS resumes full service

    2020-07-08T11:43:00Z

    Danish shipping company DFDS will resume its five weekly freight departures between Cuxhaven, Germany, and Immingham, UK.

  • Namibian Port Authority, july 2020
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    Namport reports increase in cargo handling

    2020-07-06T10:56:00Z

    The Namibian Ports Authority (Namport) has reported a 30 percent increase in cargo volumes handled during the 2019/2020 financial year.

  • Jaxport handles army cargo, june 2020
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    Jaxport’s military move

    2020-07-01T11:14:00Z

    Stevedores from Patriot Rail and Ports have loaded equipment for the US Army onboard the ro-ro carrier ARC Endurance at the Blount Island Marine Terminal in the port of Jacksonville (Jaxport).

  • Valencia port invests in port sagunto, july 2020
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    ​Valencia invests in Sagunto

    2020-07-01T11:07:00Z

    The Port Authority of Valencia (PAV) in Spain is investing EUR135.9 million (USD152.6 million) in the facilities at the port of Sagunto and will begin studies into a possible third dock.

  • Port of Bridgetown container terminal, june 2020
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    Barbados Port invests with Kalmar

    2020-06-29T14:15:00Z

    Kalmar – part of Cargotec – will deliver four electric forklifts and two hybrid straddle carriers to the port of Bridgetown, Barbados.

  • Darryl Berger port NOLA(1)
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    Port NOLA elects commissioners

    2020-06-29T09:55:00Z

    The board of commissioners of the port of New Orleans, USA (Port NOLA) has elected Darryl Berger as chairman, William Langenstein as vice chairman, and Charles Ponstein as secretary treasurer.

  • Bobby Olvera Jr. long beach harbor commission, june 2020
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    Olvera joins Long Beach board

    2020-06-25T09:40:00Z

    Bobby Olvera joined the board of harbour commissioners at California’s port of Long Beach during May.

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    BHV criticises potential terminal merger

    2020-06-24T10:59:00Z

    Bremische Hafenvertretung (BHV), which represents logistics, port and transport companies from Bremen and Bremerhaven, has expressed concerns over the possible cooperation between Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA), Eurokai and BLG Logistics Group.

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    Portico boosts capabilities

    2020-06-22T16:03:00Z

    Port operating company Portico, located in Portsmouth, UK, has taken delivery of mobile harbour crane from Konecranes.

  • New Jersey port targets offshore wind, june 2020
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    New Jersey port project targets offshore wind

    2020-06-18T08:54:00Z

    The US state of New Jersey has released plans to construct a purpose-built marshalling and manufacturing port dedicated to the offshore wind industry.

  • Hoegh Autoliners, june 2020
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    Höegh Xiamen fire extinguished

    2020-06-18T08:48:00Z

    Efforts to tackle the fire aboard Höegh Xiamen at Blount Island, Florida came to a close on June 12, with firefighters confirming that the blaze had been extinguished.

  • Georgia Port Authority reveal positive outlook and elects officers, june 2020
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    GPA elects officers and reports positive outlook

    2020-06-18T08:41:00Z

    Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has elected its board officers for the coming fiscal year and revealed better-than-expected results for the month of May.

  • Port of Ipswich handles transformer, june 2020 (2)
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    Ipswich handles heavy lift

    2020-06-15T13:46:00Z

    The port of Ipswich, part of Associated British Ports (ABP), has handled a 178-tonne transformer as part of a National Grid infrastructure project in Burwell.

  • HEBO Maritiemservice B.V. extends services to Amsterdam port
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    HEBO forms Amsterdam base

    HEBO Maritiemservice has established a permanent location for its sheerleg cranes at TMA Logistics’ facilities in the port of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 

  • AshleyNicholson Forth Ports, june 2020 (2)
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    Nicholson steps up at UKHMA

    2020-06-11T08:56:00Z

    The UK Harbour Masters Association (UKHMA) has appointed Ashley Nicholson from Forth Ports as its president.

  • Turbine parts move through Bristol
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    Turbine parts move through Bristol

    2020-06-10T09:55:00Z

    Bristol Port has handled parts of a 2.3 MW Enercon wind turbine that is destined for a wind farm site in Cornwall, UK.