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IAPH Insider 25, July 2024

July 25, 2024

IAPH Insider

This edition covers: This week’s Insider highlight with Patrick Verhoeven #IAPH2024 Sustainability Awards longlist revealed A packed Ports & Harbors for July-August #IAPH2024: book now before prices rise Your input needed on OPS standard for bulk carriers IAPH CEC prepares IMO GHG submissions IAPH DCC discusses cyber and supply chain resilience IAPH RRC discusses illicit trade and corruption Combatting cyber-attacks – #IAPH2024 webinars, 10-11 September More incentive

IAPH Insider 25, July 2024

July 25, 2024

IAPH Insider

This edition covers: This week’s Insider highlight with Patrick Verhoeven #IAPH2024 Sustainability Awards longlist revealed A packed Ports & Harbors for July-August #IAPH2024: book now before prices rise Your input needed on OPS standard for bulk carriers IAPH CEC prepares IMO GHG submissions IAPH DCC discusses cyber and supply chain resilience IAPH RRC discusses illicit trade and corruption Combatting cyber-attacks – #IAPH2024 webinars, 10-11 September More incentive

Member Ports News(80)

July 25, 2024

Member Port News

Europe and Africa Region 3-Jul Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP): All of Sweden’s core ports retain status in revised TEN-T Regulation 5-Jul Autorità Portuale di Genova (Port Authority of Genoa): New Port Control Tower, a triumph of safety and stability 12-Jul Freeport of Riga Authority: LMT and LVR Fleet conducted a successful 5G technology demonstration in the port of Riga 14-Jul Port of Göteborg AB: The green shipping corridor between the Port of Gothenburg and Belgium is to be ex

World Maritime News (84)

July 24, 2024

World Maritime News

FMC wants Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd to provide more details on the Gemini alliance The US Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) is delaying its approval of the operational partnership between Maersk and Hapag-Lloyd pending the receipt of further information from the two carriers and shippers about the new container alliance. The FMC said that the information the two carriers filed with the agency about the Gemini Cooperation partnership “lacks sufficient detail to allow for a complete analysis of its

Welcome! Gladstone Ports Corporation from Australia

July 24, 2024

News

We are pleased to announce that Gladstone Ports Corporation has joined the IAPH as a regular member. Gladstone Ports Corporation (GPC) manages and operates four Port precincts including the Port of Gladstone, the Gladstone Marina and its recreational parklands as well as the Port of Rockhampton, Port of Bundaberg and the Port of Maryborough. GPC conducts the functions of a landlord ports corporation and owns and operates cargo handling facilities within the Port of Gladstone, including one o

Welcome! Copenhagen and Malmö Port (CMP) from Denmark and Sweden

July 19, 2024

News

We are pleased to announce that Copenhagen and Malmö Port (CMP) has joined the IAPH as a regular member. In 2000, the Öresund Bridge connecting Denmark and Sweden opened. One year later, in 2001, the Ports of Copenhagen and Malmö merged to form the Copenhagen and Malmö Port (CMP). CMP is one of Scandinavia’s largest port operators and full-service port in the Öresund region. CMP receives various goods and has an infrastructure customized for all types of vessels. For more information, plea

Tokyo HQ hosts hybrid IAPH Board meeting

July 12, 2024

News

IAPH Board members gathered for a hybrid meeting on 9 July, the second such gathering of 2024. IAPH President Jens Meier and board members Gene Seroka (VP for America North), Masaharu Shinohara (VP for Asia, South/West, East & Middle East), Eranda Kotelawala (VP for Asia, South East & Oceania) and Stéphane Raison (VP for Europe) participated in person, during a visit to the IAPH headquarters in Tokyo. Board members Michael Achagwe Luguje (VP for Africa) and Vinicius Patel (VP for America, Centra

Kobe venues assessed for World Ports Conference

July 12, 2024

News

Representatives from IAPH and the association’s media and events partnerMercator Mediavisited thePort of Kobe–the host for the 2025 edition of the World Ports Conference. During the fact-finding visit, which took place July 10-11, IAPH managing director Patrick Verhoeven, director (technical committees) Takeshi Suzuki and business development director Nick Blackmore were joined by VP for Asia, South/West, East & Middle East Masaharu Shinohara and by Mercator Media chief executive Andrew Webster.

Sharing sustainable strategies at Japan Seminar

July 12, 2024

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The 39th IAPH Japan Seminar, hosted by the Japanese Foundation for IAPH, was held at the Bayside Hotel Azur Takeshiba in Tokyo on 9 July. The annual seminar disseminates IAPH activities to an audience of Japanese port professionals across the IAPH membership.Masahiro Inada, director-general of Ports and Harbours Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) opened the event, after which IAPH president Jens Meier gave a presentation on Port of Hamburg’s complex journey

Europe-based IAPH team met in Antwerp

July 12, 2024

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The Europe-based IAPHteam membersmet last week in Antwerp, after a very busy first half of the year, to set out priorities for the remainder of 2024 and to look ahead to 2025 and beyond. Among the many issues discussed were the upcoming World Ports Conferences inHamburgin October 2024 and Kobe, Japan in 2025. With the colleagues based in Antwerp, Brussels, London and Athens, a chance for a face-to-face brainstorm on ideas to better structure thework programmeand to add new innovations and cont

Save the date: #IAPH2024 cybersecurity webinars

July 12, 2024

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IAPH members are invited to save the date for two special webinars focused on cybersecurity, to be held on September 10 and 11. Titled ‘Preparing for the inevitable – how ports can prepare themselves against cyber-attacks,’ the 90-minute interactive sessions, held to maximise attendance across time zones, will see port cybersecurity experts from the IAPH membership sharing their expertise alongside leading-edge technology providers. At these pre-IAPH2024webinars, attendees will learn how por

#IAPH2024 spotlight: combating illicit trade

July 12, 2024

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With organised criminality on the rise, all ports have to combat illicit trade –the question is how to become less reactive, and more proactive. At the #IAPH2024 World Ports Conference, held 8-10 October in Hamburg, delegates will hear an insightful discussion on combating illicit trade led by Rhona Macdonald, IAPH’s policy and IMO liaison officer. In this session, Rhona will be joined by panellists Chris Trelawny, deputy secretary general of INTERPORTPOLICE, David Zeine, project manager for t

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