World Port News

March 14

Cork: Irish Ports To Welcome Record Number of Cruise Vessels in 2017

Riga: Significant progress in Krievu Sala Project implementation

Kenya Ports Authority: KPA holds Stakeholders sensitisation workshop on port efficiency

Georgia Ports Authority: Unique Advantages at Georgia Ports Authority’s Ocean Terminal

Los Angeles: Lunar New Year Affect Eases February Cargo at Port of Los Angeles



March 13

Antwerp: Additional rail service from port of Antwerp to Rhine-Ruhr-Main region in Germany

Aalborg: Port of Aalborg is Denmark’s first CO2-neutral port

Sines: Fibre Cement Pipes Loaded In Portmão To Be Exported to Algeria

Valencia: The Cultural Immersion in the “Fallero” World is Already a Tourist Attraction for Cruise Ship Operators

San Diego: Port of San Diego’s Integrated Planning Vision Wins National Association of Environmental Professionals’ 2017 Environmental Excellence Award

Sri Lana Ports Authority: High profile New Zealand delegation visits SLPA



March 10

Zeeland Seaport: The Wind Technicians

Puertos del Estado, Spain: New record: 8.7 million cruise passengers in 2016

Gothenburg/APM Terminals: APM Terminals Invest A Further 250 Million Kronor at The Port Of Gothenburg


(APM Terminals)

Valencia: The Port of Valencia Hosts The Delivery of RTG Number 100 of Konecranes

Tanjung Pelepas: PTP Collaborates with Johor Education Department

PSA International: PSA and Singapore Institute of Technology in collaboration to build knowledge in advanced port technologies and developing manpower for Engineering and Infocomm Technology disciplines

Sri Lanka Ports Authority: South Asia’s First Female Gantry Crane Operator Passed Out From Sri Lanka Ports Authority



March 9

Helsinki: The Port of Helsinki has significant positive economy and employment-related effects

Amsterdam: Port of Amsterdam reduces CO2 footprint by 25% through fleet-wide use of advanced marine biofuel from GoodFuels Marine

Bilbao: Port Authority of Bilbao First Company To Adhere to Basque Government Health Department’s Active Patient Programme

Sines: Ambassador of Germany Visited the Port of Sines and Zils

Gothenburg: Port of Gothenburg Involved In River Barge Trials

Panama Canal: Panama Canal Sets Daily Tonnage Record in February

Veracruz: Make the Port of Veracruz New Record In Cargo Handling

AAPA: Port Authorities Group Weighs In on Release of ASCE’s 2017 Infrastructure Report Card

PSA International: Official Opening of Sociedad Puerto Industrial Aguadulce

Dept of Shipping, Govt of India: Sagarmala Programme

Dept of Shipping, Govt of India: Emissions from Shipping Sector



March 8

Djibouti: CMG wants to make African port of Djibouti ‘new Shekou’

Los Angeles: Truck Platooning Demonstration at Port of Los Angeles

MPA, Singapore: MPA Drives Innovation to Enhance Singapore’s Hub Port Competitiveness

Lyttelton, Port of Christchurch: Talley’s Group Jumps On Board AT LPC’s Midlandport



March 7

Rotterdam: Building a sustainable future

Subic Bay, Philippines: SBMA releases P150.5-M revenue shares to neighboring LGUs



March 6

Amsterdam: Free drinking water now available to inland vessels in Port of Amsterdam

Incheon: Incheon Port Imported the Largest Quantity of Refrigerated Cargoes and Cool Storage Cargoes Since Opening of Ocean-Lines



March 3

Hamburg: Princely visit to 828th HAMBURG PORT ANNIVERSARY

Bilbao: Biscay Firefighters Train for Future Emergencies in the Port of Bilbao Using Virtual Reality Simulator, the Only One in the Country

PSA International: PSA Unboxed Launches Second Call for Action in Support of CP4.0TM



March 2

Algeciras: The third Container Terminal at the Port of Algeciras goes out to Public International Tender

ESPO: Employers Remain Optimistic About the European Social Dialogue for Ports

Incheon: Increase in the Quantity of Exports Transported to the US through Incheon Port

Auckland: Award-winning Ports of Auckland cruise team’s record breaking month

MPA, Singapore: MPA Expands MOU with DNV GL to include Autonomous Systems and Intelligent Shipping



March 1

Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority: 40-member Japanese delegation led by Japanese Ambassador Explore Business opportunities at GPHA

Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority: CEO of Namibian Port Authority Hails GPHA

Ghana Ports and Harbors Authority: Tema Port expansion contractors call on Nana Addo

Georgia Ports Authority: Port Plan to Reduce Garden City Train Crossings

TIPC: Taiwan International Ports Corporation Celebrates its 5th Anniversary and Grants Golden Vessel Awards to Outstanding Customers




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Bintulu Port Sdn Bhd: Change in Principal Officer – DATO MOHAMMAD MEDAN BIN ABDULLAH