North Sea Port and Titan LNG successfully supply sea-going vessel with LNG fuel

North Sea Port and Titan LNG successfully supply sea-going vessel with LNG fuel

On Tuesday 16 October, a bunkering operation involving Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from trucks to a sea-going vessel was successfully completed in North Sea Port. Resupplying a ship with this cleaner maritime fuel …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull

New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull

A brand new service of three sailings a week between Belgium and Hull was announced last week which follows on from significant investment in the Humber Container Terminals. These additional Ghent to Hull services …
May 29, 2018 /  Curious
North Sea Port starts with record figures

North Sea Port starts with record figures

With 66.6 million tonnes of seaborne cargo traffic North Sea Port is taking a firm start. The new merger port positions itself with various record figures as thé specialist in bulk and general cargo …
Jan 19, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Ghent and Zeeland Seaports merge into North Sea Port

Port of Ghent and Zeeland Seaports merge into North Sea Port

Cross-border merger leads to new European top-10-player The merger agreement between Zeeland Seaports and Ghent Port Company was signed on Friday 8 December. All eight shareholders of both ports agreed with the merger …
Dec 12, 2017 /  Curious
Port of Ghent heading for a year record

Port of Ghent heading for a year record

Just like last year, port of Ghent is at its highest level ever for its cargo traffic in the first nine months of this year. This is now again due to the best total of seaborne cargo traffic, states Ghent Port Company. …
Oct 6, 2017 /  Vessels
Dutch-Belgian joint venture Sassevaart to build the New Lock in Terneuzen

Dutch-Belgian joint venture Sassevaart to build the New Lock in Terneuzen

The Flemish-Dutch Scheldt Commission has awarded Sassevaart the contract for constructing the New Terneuzen Lock. On 17 July 2017, the intention to award the contract was announced to all the parties concerned. No …
Sep 11, 2017 /  Curious
Port of Ghent and Zeeland Seaports present merger agreement to their shareholders

Port of Ghent and Zeeland Seaports present merger agreement to their shareholders

On 7 November 2016, Zeeland Seaports (the Netherlands) and Port of Ghent (Flanders) announced that they were exploring a possible merger. The two port authorities are now jointly presenting a balanced merger agreement to …
Sep 1, 2017 /  Curious
DFDS expands service frequency to Belgium

DFDS expands service frequency to Belgium

Trade between Sweden and Belgium is going from strength to strength. To meet the demand, DFDS is planning to add a fourth vessel on the route between Gothenburg and the Belgian port of Ghent. Cargo volumes between …
May 31, 2017 /  Curious
Best quarter ever for port of Ghent

Best quarter ever for port of Ghent

For the first quarter of 2017, port of Ghent recorded a total cargo traffic of almost 14 million tonnes. That is by a large margin the best quarter ever. With this, Ghent Port Company sees its cargo traffic …
Apr 7, 2017 /  Curious
DFDS signs strategic partnership with port of Ghent and strengthens activities

DFDS signs strategic partnership with port of Ghent and strengthens activities

DFDS is strengthening its position in the port of Ghent. This will be the result of its decisions to increase the number of ro/ro freight sailings between Ghent and Gothenburg, and to strengthen its hinterland …
Mar 29, 2017 /  Curious