Portugal’s Blue Atlantic releases ‘800m quay’ plan to berth Panamax vessels

Portugal’s Blue Atlantic releases ‘800m quay’ plan to berth Panamax vessels

Portugal’s Blue Atlantic has released new plans for an 800metre quay to berth two Panamax vessels showcasing its formidable maritime trade potential. The 96-hectare site for sale in one of Europe’s leading …
Jan 31, 2018 /  Curious
Ten-day dockworkers’ strike to hit three Portuguese ports

Ten-day dockworkers’ strike to hit three Portuguese ports

Dockworkers in the Portuguese ports of Lisbon, Setubal and Figueira da Foz will go on a 10-day strike starting November 14 to protest at a potential end of collective bargaining agreements, the stevedores union …
Nov 6, 2015 /  Curious
VIDEO: Suezmax tanker Tokyo Spirit ran aground off Lisbon, Portugal

VIDEO: Suezmax tanker Tokyo Spirit ran aground off Lisbon, Portugal

The 274 meter long, 149,996- dwt oil tanker Tokyo Spirit ran aground in Cascais Bay off Lisbon, Portugal. Image: dn.pt ***** The Tokyo Spirit had arrived in ballast to Cascais for repairs. While awaiting …
Oct 19, 2015 /  Accidents