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  • Asciano buyout not a done deal

    The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) have rejected a bid from Brookfield Asset Management for the port and rail firm Asciano. 26 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Callao: no to regional hub status

    Peru has all but ruled out the possibility that Port of Callao will become a regional hub. 26 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • ICTSI kits out Umm Qasr

    Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has received an order from a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) in Iraq for two Terex ship-to-shore cranes and three rubber-tyre gantry cranes. 25 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Kalmar supports Marsa Maroc expansion

    Kalmar has inked a new agreement for the supply of seven Kalmar rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes to the new Terminal a Conteneurs 3 (TC3 PC) in Casablanca, Morocco. 25 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • China eyes Slovenian port potential

    Media reports say that China is interested in getting involved with the Port of Koper renovation project in Slovenia. 24 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • PANYNJ ready for winter

    The Port of New York and New Jersey has published its winter weather plan for 2015-2016. 24 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • DP World looks to the future

    A new report says that although the outlook looks bleak for large scale port automation investments, operators can still take advantage of opportunities offered by innovative Information Communications Technology (ICT). 23 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Black Sea 2015 box trade forecast at 2.5m teu

    It is forecasted that the total container turnover of the Black Sea region for 2015 will reach 2.5m teu. 20 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • India moves to convert state-owned ports

    The Indian shipping ministry has drafted a plan to convert 11 of the 12 state-owned ports into corporate entities in a move which is hoped will bring greater financial freedom, according to a report by news agency Mint. 20 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Port of Melbourne lease concerns

    A bid to push through legislation to lease Australia’s Port of Melbourne has apparently hit a stumbling block, that is according to Australian media reports. 19 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Controversial lease of Darwin to China

    Chinese group, Landbridge, has acquired the controversial lease of Darwin Port in Australia. 19 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Cavotec nets €9m in orders

    Cavotec has won five separate orders with a combined value of more than €9m for its innovative technologies. 18 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Shining the light on energy savings

    The Associated British Ports’ (ABP) owned Newport Docks in South Wales is benefitting from around 81% in energy savings owing to its new upgraded lighting system. 17 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • LA approves security and operations grants

    The Los Angeles Boat of Harbour Commission has approved three grants from the US Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) totalling US$1.8m. 17 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • New green cranes for Luka Koper

    Luka Koper will acquire 11 new higher capacity cranes for container handling, including seven new electric rubber tyred gantry cranes (E-RTG). 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Livorno goes electric

    Livorno is to become the first port in Italy, and the second in Europe, to supply vessels with electricity from the shore with anti-pollution technology. 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • DP World in Tasmanian deal

    DP World and Tasports have announced plans for a new container terminal for Burnie in northern Tasmania, dependent on the federal government easing coastal shipping restrictions which have prevented international vessels calling in Tasmania. 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Common NSW rate hike questioned

    Plans by the Port Authority of NSW to increase port charges from January 1 have aroused concerns from customers. The authority will increase prices for all vessels in the ports of Sydney Harbour, Port Botany, Port Kembla, Eden and Yamba, in general by 4.7%. 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • US ports suffer from ‘identity problem’

    US ports have an “identity problem”, according to Capt Chip Jaenichen, the administrator of the US Maritime Administration (MARAD). 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Manta modernisation set for 2016

    The President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, has revealed that modernisation of the Port of Manta will become a reality in 2016. This will form part of the ninety-third anniversary celebrations of the founding of the city. 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Concerns on Darwin’s Chinese concession

    While the decision to award Darwin Port’s operational rights to a Chinese company after a bidding process has been largely welcomed, there has been concern at seeing the finer details of the agreement. 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy

  • APM Terminals chases Itajaí concession extension

    APM Terminals has changed tack in its attempt to persuade the Brazilian government to grant it a concession extension at its Port of Itajaí container terminal. 16 Nov 2015 - Port Strategy