Port of Galveston joins Green Marine Certification Program

Port of Galveston joins Green Marine Certification Program

The Port of Galveston is going green with a number of environmental initiatives, including membership in Green Marine, the leading voluntary environmental program for North America’s maritime …
Oct 16, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Corpus Christi Sets Tonnage Records

Port of Corpus Christi Sets Tonnage Records

The Port of Corpus Christi recently set three new tonnage records, including the highest volume in a single month. September tonnage was 12.2 million tons, a 27% gain over the previous record set in March of 2018. Two …
Oct 15, 2019 /  Curious
Shore power to improve air quality and reduce noise in Port and City of Tallinn

Shore power to improve air quality and reduce noise in Port and City of Tallinn

Port of Tallinn will install the latest ABB shore power systems on five of its piers in the Old City Harbour as part of the first shore power project in Estonia, the aim of which is to supply the vessels that visit the …
Oct 15, 2019 /  Curious
Jan De Nul successfully completes Port Hedland dredging

Jan De Nul successfully completes Port Hedland dredging

Jan De Nul Group completes the capital dredging works for the Channel Risk and Optimization Project (CROP) in Port Hedland, Western Australia, and can look back on a successful three-year cooperation with the Pilbara …
Oct 11, 2019 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports Authority sees strong cargo growth in September

South Carolina Ports Authority sees strong cargo growth in September

South Carolina Ports Authority’s opens in a new window momentum continues in early fiscal year 2020 with the best September on record for cargo volumes. SCPA handled nearly 195,000 twenty-foot equivalent container …
Oct 10, 2019 /  Curious
Copenhagen Malmö Port and DFDS to establish shore power in Copenhagen

Copenhagen Malmö Port and DFDS to establish shore power in Copenhagen

Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP) and DFDS have reached an agreement to establish a shore power facility in Copenhagen, which means that the Crown Seaways and Pearl Seaways vessels will be able to receive electricity from …
Oct 9, 2019 /  Curious
Ports of Stockholm in international final with the world’s most pioneering climate action projects

Ports of Stockholm in international final with the world’s most pioneering climate action projects

This year’s new power connections at the Värtahamnen port are in the final of the 2019 C40 Cities Bloomberg Philanthropies Award as one of the most pioneering and inclusive climate action projects around the …
Oct 8, 2019 /  Curious
BREXIT – What will happen at the Port of Gothenburg?

BREXIT – What will happen at the Port of Gothenburg?

According to the current timetable, the UK is due to leave the EU on 31 October. But what does withdrawal mean for those who ship freight between Sweden and the UK via the Port of Gothenburg? And will it affect those …
Oct 8, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Duqm receives Maersk’s debut container shipment

Port of Duqm receives Maersk’s debut container shipment

Port of Duqm has received Maersk’s debut container shipment in Duqm early this month. Port of Duqm sees Maersk’s entry to Duqm as a breakthrough since it puts Duqm further on the map as a destination for …
Oct 7, 2019 /  Curious
Deepening of Nieuwe Waterweg and Botlek complete

Deepening of Nieuwe Waterweg and Botlek complete

The Directorate-General for Public Works and Water Management (Rijkswaterstaat) and the Port of Rotterdam Authority celebrated the completion of the deepening of the Nieuwe Waterweg and Botlek Thursday (Oct03). One of …
Oct 7, 2019 /  Curious