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DP World Southampton strengthens fleet
DP World Southampton has received nine new Kalmar machines to strengthen its straddle carrier fleet. 21 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
APM Terminals brings COSCO onboard at Vado
APM Terminals has concluded an agreement with China COSCO Shipping Ports for the sale of a minority share in a new joint venture created for the APM Terminals Global Terminal Network’s operations in Vado, Italy. 20 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Port of Durban gets smarter
The Port of Durban is seeking to introduce new and exciting digital initiatives that will see some of its operations being conducted through wireless technology in the future. 20 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
WSP PB ramps up maritime focus
The consulting company WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff is stepping up its focus on the maritime sector. Just over a year on from acquiring Parsons Brinckerhoff, a name well known in North America for its maritime sector expertise, WSP has added to its professional services armoury key Royal HaskoningDHV personnel with a strong track record in meeting the requirements of maritime sector clients spanning port authorities, terminal operators, shipping lines and other parties on a global basis. 20 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Bolloré Ports starts extension works
Bolloré Ports has started construction on the extension of the container terminal at the Port of Freetown. 20 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Hanjin bankruptcy affects Long Beach figures
Port statistics for September show that the Port of Long Beach has been affected by the on-going Hanjin Shipping saga. 20 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Global operators spearhead environmental initiative
The third annual joint ‘GO GREEN’ environmental initiative launched by the big marine terminal operators has seen companies raise the bar in promoting environmental stewardship. 19 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Drewry: box terminal complexity intensifying
Drewry has released its annual Global Container Terminal Operators report for 2016 which has highlighted the increasing complexity of the industry and the changes caused by mergers and acquisitions (M&A). 18 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
TraPac to double Oakland capacity
TraPac has reached agreement to almost double its marine terminal size at the Port of Oakland. 17 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Costs concerns hang over Davao project
Ambitious plans to update Davao Sasa port in the Philippines might be cut owing to concerns about costs and capacity, sources have said. 13 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Portek collaborates with Vahle
Portek Systems & Equipment and Paul Vahle have signed an agreement to collaborate on a practical market development project scheme, utilising the expertise and know-how of both parties to market Vahle products and systems in South East Asia. 13 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
PSA invests in railway container terminal network
PSA International (PSA) has invested in China United International Rail Containers Co. (CUIRC), a Sino-Foreign joint venture with a mandate from the government of the People’s Republic of China to develop and operate 18 railway container terminals within the country. 13 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Vietnam mulls new Da Nang port
Vietnam is considering building a new port in the currently crowded Da Nang, according to Tediport, a company involved in the port. 13 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
‘Significant impact’ of Melbourne second port
Infrastructure Victoria (IV) has weighed into the debate about plans for a second container port to complement Melbourne. 12 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Records set in south New Zealand
Southern New Zealand ports, PrimePort Timaru and South Port, have both returned strong financial year results. 12 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Finally, a bid for Manta port concession
Against all expectations, the Chilean company Agunsa has entered a bid, involving $175m of investment, for the concession to operate Ecuador’s port of Manta. 12 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Engineering suspended at Suape pending investigation
The Accounts Tribunal of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco (TCE) has stepped in to halt a project to rebuild and reinforce the breakwater at the Port of Suape at a cost of $156m. The contract was due to be carried out by Infinito Engenharia Ltda. 12 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Contrasting results for Taranaki, Wellington
New Zealand North Island ports, CentrePort Wellington and Port Taranaki, have delivered contrasting performances in the financial year to June 30. 12 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
Adani to take full ownership of Abbot Point
Mining company Glencore is to sell the shares in its subsidiary Abbot Point BulkCoal Pty Ltd (APB) to the Adani Group. 12 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy
ICTSI Basra open for business
International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has opened the first phase of its new greenfield terminal development. 12 Oct 2016 - Port Strategy