Latest Coastlink News – Page 8


    Solution to Lower Carbon Emissions


    With Sustainable Development Goals and the European Green Deal at the forefront of future plans for ports and shipping, Coastlink’s Gold Sponsor – NAVTEK Naval Technologies Inc – introduce the world’s first re-chargeable all electric battery powered Zero Emission Tug – ZEETUG30.

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    BIMCO to deliver keynote


    Standardisation of communication between ships and ports is essential for the optimisation of port calls - according to Lars Robert Pedersen, Deputy Secretary General of BIMCO, who will deliver the keynote address on Day 2 at Coastlink.

  • Coastlink Sponsorship

    Be visible at Coastlink


    Involved in short sea shipping and multi-modal networks? As opportunities increase for a modal shift to short sea shipping and intermodal networks such as rail and barge, now is the time to raise your profile and promote your brand at the Coastlink conference. Sponsorship opportunities at Coastlink offer businesses a ...

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    Digitalisation continues apace


    Coastlink’s host port for 2021 – the Port of Antwerp – recently announced that it is taking the next step in the development of a digitally secure port with the launch of the Certified Pick up (CPu) digital integrated solution for the release of containers.

  • Coastlink 2021

    Interested in participating at Coastlink?


    Do you want to promote the benefits of short sea and feeder shipping? Are multimodal networks vital to your business and your supply chain? If you are interested in participating at the Coastlink Conference why not get in touch.

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    Port of Rotterdam to speak at Coastlink


    Raoul Tan, Senior Business Manager Digital Development, from the Port of Rotterdam has been confirmed to speak at Coastlink on Digitalisation and Innovation. Coastlink recently announced the new conference dates will be Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd April 2021, with the event continuing to be held at the Port of ...

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    Joining the dots - Short sea shipping & intermodal connections


    Join Alex Veitch, General Manager – Public Policy for Logistics UK, at Coastlink. As the momentum towards short sea shipping continues to grow, and with Brexit less than 4 months away, short sea shipping offers a real alternative to RORO services and potential congestion at channel ports.

  • Coastlink 2021 to be held on 21st & 22nd April 2021 at the Port of Antwerp.

    2021 Dates Announced for Coastlink


    It is with regret that Mercator Media Ltd has had to postpone the Coastlink Conference, due to take place on 25th & 26th November 2020. The conference will now be held on 21st & 22nd April 2021 at the Port of Antwerp.

  • Port of Antwerp

    Short Sea Shipping – A Sustainable Route


    Short sea shipping offers a sustainable, efficient, and viable alternative mode of transport for the movement of freight. Ideally situated 80km inland, the Port of Antwerp offers shippers the ability to offload freight nearer to final destinations across Europe.

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    10% Discount for Delegates


    Are you a member of one of Coastlink’s Supporter Associations? Benefit from a 10% discount on the delegate rate if you are a member of the Freight Transport Association; the UK Chamber of Shipping; The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers; or the British Ports Association.

  • Norbert Kouwenhoven

    TradeLens – Digitising the Global Supply Chain


    One positive trend emerging during this unprecedented time, is the global push on digitalisation. TradeLens, a blockchain based digital supply chain platform, jointly developed by A.P. Moller - Maersk and IBM, is an innovative new platform seeking to promote global trade. Norbert Kouwenhoven, TradeLens Authorities Leader for IBM/TradeLens, will join ...

  • Martin Williams

    JBA Consulting – Managing Risk from Climate & Operational Change


    Since 2017 JBA Consulting have been working on ForeCoast® Marine, an innovative metocean and logistics risk management system. JBA have been working with ports to understand the potential affects of climate change on port operations and how operational risk can be mitigated through the use of advanced analytics and simulation. ...

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    Port of Zeebrugge - Sustainable Short Sea Shipping


    The Port of Zeebrugge is one of Europe’s leading roll-on/roll-off ports, a gateway to Europe for deepsea and shortsea cargo, and the world’s leading automotive hub. Lieve Duprez – Chief Officer Shortsea at the Port of Zeebrugge, will share her expertise at Coastlink.

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    NAVTEK Naval Technologies: Ferhat Acuner


    It may have helped “realise a revolution” Ferhat Acuner of NAVTEK told Maritime Journal, but the groundbreaking Zeetug project nearly didn’t happen.

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    ZEETUG® 100% Clean Energy


    World''s First All Electric and Re-chargeable harbour Tugboat

  • Catrien Scheers

    Fast Group Belgium – Expertise in Short Sea


    Fast Group offer a complete end to end logistics service which includes short sea shipping and terminal operations. Catrien Scheers, Chairman of Fast Group, will share her expertise and views on the challenges and opportunities for short sea shipping at Coastlink 2020.

  • Stephen Carr

    Peel Ports Group – A Smarter Supply Chain


    Peel Ports have been able to offer support to retailers during these unprecedented times by providing retail storage and supply chain solutions. Stephen Carr, Commercial Director for Peel Ports Group, will present at Coastlink 2020 where he will explore the evolution of the role they are playing in a smarter ...

  • Hans Meeder

    Unifeeder – Smarter Thinking Creates New Opportunities


    With one of the most extensive multimodal networks in Europe, Unifeeder continue to increase and upgrade their shortsea and feeder routes. Hans Meeder, Country Manager, for Unifeeder Netherlands will provide his insight at Coastlink 2020.

  • Port of Antwerp Shortsea

    Join the Shortsea Debate


    An efficient part of the supply chain; a cost-effective logistics solution; and environmentally beneficial in reducing carbon emissions – is now the time to look at the benefits of shortsea?

  • NAVTEK Naval Technologies Inc

    Navtek to Sponsor Coastlink


    We are delighted to announce that NAVTEK Naval Technologies Inc have been confirmed as the Gold Sponsor for Coastlink 2020.