Projects & Initiatives

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    Bilbao invites terminal construction bids

    2023-01-26T15:16:00Z

    A 40 year concession for a new container terminal at the Port of Bilbao has been put out to tender

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    Dual-fuel tractor trials at Ports of Stockholm

    2022-12-15T14:53:00Z

    Hydrogen-diesel dual fuel tractors are to be piloted as part of roll-on, roll-off (ro-ro) activities at the Ports of Stockholm, Sweden.

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    UK Drone Funding

    2022-12-15T12:48:00Z

    Associated British Ports (ABP) is among a consortium of six partners that have received funding for the construction and testing of drones…

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    Project 44 Gets More

    2022-12-15T12:36:00Z

    Project 44, a supply chain visibility provider in which AP Moller Holding has an interest, has secured additional funding of US$80 million….

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    Sinay – ESA maritime digital platform

    2022-12-15T12:28:00Z

    Sinay has signed a new €1.6 million contract to create a digital maritime platform with the European Space Agency (ESA).

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    Hapag lloyd signs with Portchain for global deployment

    2022-12-15T12:24:00Z

    Leading German shipping line, Hapag-Lloyd, has signed a new five-year partnership with Portchain Connect. 

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    Fast Track Sydney

    2022-12-15T12:23:00Z

    The Government of New South Wales is fast-tracking a project to develop renewable energy shore power at the Glebe Island and White Bay facilities in Sydney. 

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    Saudi Seeks US$10bn

    2022-12-15T12:21:00Z

    Saudi Arabia has announced that is looking for up to US$10 billion in supply chain investments. 

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    Drone Deployment

    2022-12-15T12:20:00Z

    The Port of Rotterdam is to run trials with drones to achieve sea-going and inland shipping inspections as part of efforts to reduce pollution. 

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    Innovation Hub

    2022-12-15T12:19:00Z

    UK ports are collaborating via the Maritime Innovation Hub and sharing non-commercial data…

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    South Carolina Ports Readies State-Funded Projects

    2022-12-15T12:16:00Z

    South Carolina Ports (SC Ports), USA is the beneficiary of US$550 million in state funding which is to be used for setting up a near dock intermodal rail yard and establishing an inner harbour barge operation.

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    Tanzania’s mega Bagamoyo project back on the agenda

    2022-12-15T12:05:00Z

    The Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) reports that the Bagamoyo Port project is back on its agenda following a period of it being shelved due to cost considerations.

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    PAV Solar Initiative

    2022-12-15T11:56:00Z

    The Port Authority of Valencia (PAV) has fixed a contract for the installation…

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    Panama Alternative

    2022-12-15T11:53:00Z

    A project to establish a cross Colombia underground tunnel as a rival to the Panama Canal is now seeking initial funding of US$75m.

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    Msc to build new Baltimore box terminal

    2022-12-15T11:49:00Z

    MSC’s port sector operating subsidiary, Terminal Investment Limited (TIL) in partnership with local property developer Tradepoint Atlantic, is set to establish a new container terminal in Baltimore on the site of a former steel mill.

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    Kaliningrad walks tightrope

    2022-12-15T10:45:00Z

    With road and rail transit capacity cut as a result of the application of sanctions the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad finds itself in a worsening position. Oleksandr Gavrylyuk reports

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    Port data-sharing hub

    2022-12-08T14:01:00Z

    A new collaborative hub aims to speed up supply chains and reduce congestion at ports

  • The Georgia Ports Authority will remodel the docks at Ocean Terminal in Savannah to handle two large container ships simultaneously
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    US terminal renovation

    2022-12-06T13:47:00Z

    A terminal renovation in the US will better accommodate an expanding container operation

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    Boost supply chain investment: UN

    2022-12-01T14:27:00Z

    The UN Conference on Trade and Development is calling for increased investment in maritime supply chains

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    EU ferry charging project

    2022-11-24T10:57:00Z

    A project to develop a megawatt-charging standard and infrastructure for ferries at EU ports gets under way