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  • Yilport adds ten terminals to portfolio

    Turkey’s Yilport Holding is expanding its portfolio with the acquisition of Portuguese port management company, Tertir, and its 10 port terminals across Europe and Latin America. 01 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • US government backs ICTSI Oregon

    The US government has ordered the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) to cease labour violations at Terminal 6, at ICTSI Oregon in Portland. 01 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • PMA warning over labour negotiations

    The head of the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) has said that that current bargaining practices between the parties in the West Coast longshore contract talks are “not sustainable.” 01 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • GreenPort Congress and Cruise LIVE

    Don’t miss the live blog from the GreenPort Congress and Cruise exhibition which will take place in Copenhagen from 6 to 9 October 2015. 01 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Saigon prepares for share listing

    Saigon Port is gearing up for a share listing as announced at its first shareholders’ meeting in Ho Chi Minh City, according to media reports. 30 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Melbourne concessionaire will face tough oversight

    The Port of Melbourne’s new owners are set for regular reviews to ensure they do not “misuse their power” to drive up port rents. 30 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Durres spat intensifies

    The German owned terminal operator EMS APO says it’s experiencing renewed attacks by competitors which it says are backed by Albania’s Durres Port Authority. 29 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Kalmar in favour at VICT

    Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is to provide eight automatic stacking cranes (ASCs) and related automation for Victoria International Container Terminal Ltd’s (VICT) new terminal in Melbourne. 29 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Canada opts for Konecranes

    Konecranes has received an order for five Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes from Termont Montréal Inc., a container terminal operator in the Port of Montréal, Canada. 28 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Caution advised on post-sanctions Iran

    Previous trade sanctions imposed on Iran by the United Nations, the US and the European Union look likely to be lifted, but the industry is advised to reconnect with “caution”. 28 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Georgia celebrates record-breaking volumes

    Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) is celebrating a record year of growth, with 3.66 million teu through the Port of Savannah – a 17% increase. 25 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Venice tenders for long term masterplan

    Venice Port Authority has published the international tender for the drafting of the new port masterplan, which will set the basis for the port development up until 2050. 24 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Ultramar worried by Chile's lack of long term port planning

    Richard von Appen, president of the Chilean company Ultramar, has said that he is concerned about the ports industry in his country. 24 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • India backtracks on port autonomy plans

    The Indian government’s plans to corporatise the country’s major ports have been put on hold, and the focus shifted to modernisation and improving operational efficiency as port performance picks up. 24 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Antwerp expertise for port reform

    A new set of shipping and port regulations for Cyprus’s largest port, Limassol, are to be drafted by Dr Eric Van Hooydonk, a lawyer specialising in shipping and port affairs in Antwerp and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. 23 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Coquimbo crippled by earthquake

    The 8.3-magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami that hit Chile last week has put a stop to the country’s coastal port of Coquimbo, local media reports. 22 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Clean energy in action

    PortsToronto's new three-year agreement with Canada’s Bullfrog Power to supply green electricity for all of its operations means that it is the only port in Canada to run entirely on renewable energy. 21 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Felixstowe creates environmental corridor

    The UK’s Port of Felixstowe is to create an “environmental corridor” to improve habitats and enhance green areas as part of the Go Green campaign launched by several major port operators earlier this month. 18 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Norway goes green with five pilot projects

    Five pilot projects have been chosen for development as part of Norway’s Green Coastal Shipping Programme, including a green port project with minimal carbon footprint and hybrid LNG/battery vessels. 17 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Harnessing solar power in Dubai

    DP World is launching a major renewable energy project to install photovoltaic solar panels to generate electricity, allowing it to reduce its carbon footprint while exporting surplus energy to the national grid. 17 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Immingham opts for Kalmar reachstackers

    Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has announced a contract to supply Immingham Container Terminal in the UK with four Kalmar Gloria reachstackers equipped with new Kalmar K-Motion technology. 17 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Cosco Pacific buys into Turkish ports

    Cosco Pacific is investing in Turkish ports after forming a joint venture with China Merchants Holdings International (CMHI) and CIC Capital for the acquisition of equity interests in Fina Liman and Kumport. 17 Sep 2015 - Port Strategy