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  • Port of Helsinki operator spat

    Port of Helsinki has applied for a temporary court order against Finnlines' subsidiary Finnsteve in order to force it into line with the reorganisation at Vuosaari harbour. 08 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Making cruising greener

    This year’s GreenPort Cruise conference, hosted by Copenhagen Malmo Port, kicked off on 6 October with the added addition of a live blog to keep the whole industry abreast of the latest in sustainability. 08 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Taking the environment into account

    For the first time this year GreenPort Live provided instant coverage of the first day of the GreenPort Congress 2015 enabling all those in the industry to share knowledge about putting green practice into place. 08 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Piraeus port sale delayed

    The sale of a majority stake in Greece’s largest port is to be put on hold following a delay with the concession agreement and early election work, sources said to ‘Reuters’. 07 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • US port funding in peril

    US ports could be at risk of losing out on new grants for vital infrastructure projects following Congress’ temporary funding bill, says the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA). 06 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Kalmar crane upgrade for MSC

    Kalmar has secured a large contract to heighten and extend the handling capabilities of eight ship-to-shore (STS) cranes at MSC Terminal VLC in Valencia, Spain. 06 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • Next chapter for Becker’s LNG barge

    Becker Marine Systems' LNG hybrid barge concept is making its way to Rotterdam, where it will be used to support cruise ships and help reduce emissions. 05 Oct 2015 - Port Strategy

  • 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