New investments at Port of Koper to facilitate car terminal operations and increase productivity

New investments at Port of Koper to facilitate car terminal operations and increase productivity

Luka Koper is about to start the construction of a new set of railway tracks in the north-eastern part of the port, primarily aimed to facilitate the work and speed up operations at the car terminal. Construction …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Curious
Konecranes to deliver more electric RTGs to Luka Koper in Slovenia

Konecranes to deliver more electric RTGs to Luka Koper in Slovenia

The Port of Koper operator in Slovenia, Luka Koper d.d., has ordered five electric Konecranes RTG cranes. The cranes will be equipped with cable reels featuring an auto plug-in system. They will be delivered in the …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Koper remains the most important port for Austria

Koper remains the most important port for Austria

According to the data published by the Austrian specialized magazine Verkehr in June, the Austrian economy relied predominantly on Port of Koper also in 2017. With 7.1 million tonnes handled in 2017, Luka Koper's …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Curious
CMA CGM launches new service for East Mediterranea

CMA CGM launches new service for East Mediterranea

Weekly service to offer direct connections between Koper and Levant ports. On 26th April 2018, the mv Contship Sun berthed on the container terminal at the Port of Koper, she is the first vessel of the newly …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Curious
New regular Ro-Ro service by Mitsui O.S.K. Line starts from Port of Koper to China & Japan

New regular Ro-Ro service by Mitsui O.S.K. Line starts from Port of Koper to China & Japan

The regular DIRECT WEEKLY Ro-Ro/car carrier service that has been introduced last year, offering a direct connection from the Port of Koper to Singapore, Hong Kong (Guangzhou), Xinsha, Shanghai and Tianjin/Xingang has …
Oct 18, 2017 /  Curious
Daimler increases number of vehicles handled through Port of Koper

Daimler increases number of vehicles handled through Port of Koper

Slovenia's Port of Koper has proved successful also in the second international tender launched by the German corporation Daimler that already in 2015 chose the Port of Koper as one of its main ports for the export of …
Oct 13, 2017 /  Curious
The Second New Crane On The Container Quayside Arrives At Port of Koper

The Second New Crane On The Container Quayside Arrives At Port of Koper

After a week, the second new super-post-Panamax crane arrived at the Port of Koper. It replaced on the quayside more than three decades old and outdated Panamax crane which was dismantled and transported out of the port. …
Apr 21, 2017 /  Curious
Port of Koper registers a record monthly throughput in January

Port of Koper registers a record monthly throughput in January

Despite a strong wind that obstructed the work at the container terminal for some days in January, Port of Koper registered a record monthly throughput, namely 78,532 TEUs which is 15-percent more than reported in …
Feb 10, 2017 /  Curious