World Port News

May 24

Port Authority of NSW, Australia: Port Authority of NSW’s marine team help with emergency exercise in Auckland

Busan: MSC Splendida Enters Busan Port



May 25

Johor: Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Programme: Ramadhan Mubarak 2018 Assistance



May 28

PMO, Iran: Iranian Ports to Achieve: Improved Service Times for Ships

APM Terminals: Second delivery of cranes arrives in Moin



May 30

Antwerp: EU Brexit working party visits port of Antwerp

Amsterdam: Nationwide degassing ban for inland navigation vessels

Lyttelton, Port of Christchurch: Hospitality sector shows strong interest in Te Ana Marina’s Woolstore



May 31

Kenya Ports Authority: Newly appointed KPA MD reports to office



June 1

Gothenburg: Gas Supplier Named for New LNG Facility at the Port of Gothenburg

Bulgarian Ports: BPI Co. officially started the construction of modern Congress Centre in Burgas

Bilbao: Port Authority of Bilbao Opens Registration Period for Lobby Pre-Entry Notification Incentives Programme to Access Port via Southern Metropolitan Bypass

Vancouver: Nineteen recipients recognized with Blue Circle Awards for voluntary efforts to conserve energy and reduce emissions



June 4

Montreal: Public Opening of the Port of Montreal’s Grand Quay: A Big Family Party Made it a Grand Success!

Sri Lanka Ports Authority: CASA embraces paperless initiatives, use of digital signatures



June 5

Kaohsiung: Port of Kaohsiung Enhances Workplace Safety and Health through Consistent Training, Promotion, and Vigilance

TIPC: Taipei Port Opens Limited Area to Public Surf Fishing, Expanding Opportunities for Water Leisure and Recreation

Mwani, Qatar: Mwani Qatar records its highest performance in the year of blockade

PSA International: CMA CGM’s Ze Box and PSA unboXed sign MoU to drive digitalization and innovation in the shipping and supply chain ecosystem

APM Terminals: APM Terminals Uruguay approaches zero carbon emissions

Panama Canal: Panama Canal Achieves New Monthly Tonnage Record

Riga: Experts get acquainted with the Riga Port infrastructure crucial for the national security

Durres: A delegation of Shanghai port visited the Port of Durres



June 6

MPA, Singapore: Singapore Supports Pilot Trial Of Drones For Trial Maritime Delivery



June 7

New York/New Jersey: Port Authority Marks First Anniversary of Completion of Raising of Bayonne Bridge

Los Angeles: Port of Los Angeles Celebrates Completion of $15.6 Million Harbor Boulevard Roadway Improvements Project

Hamburg: Service for electric and diesel engines now available directly in port rail traffic centre – ajax Loktechnik inaugurates new locomotive workshop in the Port of Hamburg

Ghent, North Sea Port: Alco Bio Fuel celebrates 10-year existence in North Sea Port’s Ghent port area

Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority: Director General of GPHA Bids Farewell to Management after Termination of Appointment



June 8

Ministry of Shipping, Govt of India: Major Ports Register Positive Growth of 2.41%

Ministry of Shipping, Govt of India: Workshop on Skill Development in Port and Maritime Sector

Subic Bay, Philippines: Bigger cruise ships now calling at Subic Bay Freeport



June 11

Rotterdam: Port of Rotterdam Authority invests in low-treshold monitoring system for container transport



June 12

Marseille: EU bank backs Marseille Fos projects in €50 millions agreement

Rotterdam: Port Cyber Hotline operational

Canaveral: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Awards $16.23 Million for Port Canaveral

Seattle: Seattle Harbor Deepening Project Receives Corps Leadership Approval




Transnet, South Africa: Signed Agreement between Transnet and Saldehco Paves Way for SA’s First Offshore Supply Base

Puertos del Estado: The head of Puertos del Estado attends the inauguration of the manufacturing plant of offshore wind towers and structures in the Bilbao port




Genoa: Cooperation Agreement on Service Quality Certification Across the Ports of Genoa