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BPA ‘major review’

The British Ports Association (BPA) has launched a major new review of UK port connectivity. It said this work will highlight to Government and local Read Article…

Boluda wins contract

After a tendering procedure, the Board of Directors of the Port of Zeebrugge has decided to assign the concession for the towage services for the Port of Zeebrugge Read article…

Boskalis flood protection

Royal Boskalis Westminster NV has acquired two major dike reinforcement projects in the Netherlands, called the IJsseldijk Zwolle-Olst project and the Krachtige Read article…

China port congestion

Congestion at China’s east coast oil ports is adding to costs for shippers and importers. Reports say it is likely to run well into August, with crude shipments set to hit Read Article…

Port of Rotterdam throughput

Port of Rotterdam achieved throughput of 218.9 million tonnes in the first six months of 2020, which is 9.1% less than in the first half of 2019, (which was a Read article…

Fujairah stock drop

Stockpiles of refined oil products at the UAE’s east coast port of Fujairah declined to a two-month low as of 20 July, according to S&P Global Platts. It said the drop Read article…

Port of CC hurricane funds

The Port of Corpus Christi will receive additional funding from the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) for infrastructure repairs needed Read Article…

Zeebrugge new CEO

The Board of Directors has appointed Tom Hautekiet as the new CEO of the Port of Zeebrugge, effective immediately. Hautekiet was born and raised in Read article…

ABP Annual Review

Associated British Ports (ABP), the UK’s leading port owner and operator, has published its Annual Review 2020, which “celebrates the company’s achievements Read article…

Rotterdam’s future

Port of Rotterdam said the port of today is a hub that handles not just cargo but also data. It said information comes in from a range of sources: from shippers and Read Article…

New IMO advice

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has approved a series of measures meant to provide seafarers with medical care when ashore and provide Read article…

COVID-19 port impact report

The tenth WPSP-IAPH COVID19 Port Economic Impact Barometer was published last week by the International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH). In it Read article…

Peterson/Shell extension

Peterson, the international energy logistics provider, has agreed a contract extension with Shell to provide quayside, warehousing and transport services from Read Article…

Boskalis AGM

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V.’s Annual General Meeting of shareholders adopted the 2019 annual financial statements. At the same meeting, all Read article…

Chinese port queues

China scooped up cheap barrels in April and May when the oil market was virtually paralysed by coronavirus lockdowns. But now Chinese ports are struggling Read article…