Containerships successfully carries out the first simultaneous operations LNG bunkering on a container vessel in Europe

Containerships successfully carries out the first simultaneous operations LNG bunkering on a container vessel in Europe

Through this unprecedented achievement accomplished in partnership with Shell and the Port of Rotterdam, Containerships and the CMA CGM Group reaffirm their leading role in the shipping industry’s energy …
Jul 5, 2019 /  Vessels
Gasum’s Coralius reaches bunkering milestone in Rotterdam bunkering ship-to-ship

Gasum’s Coralius reaches bunkering milestone in Rotterdam bunkering ship-to-ship

Gasum’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel, Coralius, made its first bunkering in the port and refining area of Rotterdam, one of the most important logistics hub in Europe. A milestone of her ship-to-ship …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Wilheminahaven Dordrecht Inland Seaport becomes future proof (Video)

Wilheminahaven Dordrecht Inland Seaport becomes future proof (Video)

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is further developing Dordrecht Inland Seaport into a complete, vital and future-proof port. A port that meets the increasing demand for bulk transhipment handling capacity and for …
Jun 26, 2019 /  Vessels
Bunker vessel LNG London begins operations in Europe

Bunker vessel LNG London begins operations in Europe

Europe’s first inland-waterway liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel has performed her first bunkering operations, with the Containerships Polar and Containerships Nord vessels, in Rotterdam, the …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Concordia Damen ships 18 hulls from Shanghai to Rotterdam

Concordia Damen ships 18 hulls from Shanghai to Rotterdam

On Monday, 17th June, heavy-lift vessel Black Marlin departed Shanghai. On deck with eighteen Concordia Damen inland shipping vessel hulls and a Damen Crane Barge 6324, bound for Rotterdam. Concordia Damen regularly …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
BG Freight Line to introduce additional Waterford-Rotterdam service facilitating global trade

BG Freight Line to introduce additional Waterford-Rotterdam service facilitating global trade

BG Freight Line, in partnership with Maersk, is starting a new weekly service on the Waterford-Rotterdam route that will act as a deep-sea feeder for businesses in Ireland who are exporting or importing goods globally …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Curious
Busan Port Authority is launching customer at Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

Busan Port Authority is launching customer at Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

Wednesday (Jun19), Busan Port Authority and Port of Rotterdam Authority signed a contract for the issue of a five-hectare site on Maasvlakte Distribution Park West. This makes the South Korean port authority the …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Curious
Continuing growth in container throughput and digitisation strengthen Port of Rotterdam position

Continuing growth in container throughput and digitisation strengthen Port of Rotterdam position

Container throughput continues to grow in Rotterdam. Following a record year in 2018 and a record quarter in 2019, April of this year was the best month ever for the Port of Rotterdam. 13.6 million tonnes of container …
Jun 4, 2019 /  Vessels
Van Oord’s LNG-powered crane vessel Werkendam starts its first job

Van Oord’s LNG-powered crane vessel Werkendam starts its first job

The Werkendam started work on its first project this week. The world's first LNG-powered crane vessel, it is carrying out maintenance work in the port of Rotterdam. "The client, the Port of Rotterdam Authority, is …
May 10, 2019 /  Vessels
Delta Mariner first to use deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of Rotterdam

Delta Mariner first to use deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of Rotterdam

Delta Mariner arrived at Koole (port number 4045) on 20 April. This tanker is the first 15-metre-draught vessel to arrive there. The vessel thus officially opened the deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Vessels