United Arab Emirates (UAE) based Abu Dhabi Ports’ subsidiary Maqta Gateway and Belgium’s Port of Antwerp has commenced a blockchain pilot testing project.
United Arab Emirates (UAE) based port operator DP World has begun the construction of the first phase of the Berbera port expansion in Somaliland.
A sum of $1m in capital funding has been released for the planned river port terminal in Cairo, Illinois, US.
The European Parliament’s Transport Committee has adopted the Meissner report on the Port Reception Facilities to reinforce the ‘polluter pays’ principle for ship waste management.
The US Coast Guard (USCG) has set port condition Yankee for South Carolina in order to handle the constant tropical storm force winds generated by Hurricane Michael.
Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) has granted approval to International Container Terminal Service (ICTSI) to expand the capacity of Manila International Container Terminal (MICT).
Shell’s specialised LNG bunker vessel Cardissa has completed its first ship-to-ship bunkering of LNG fuel to Russian shipping company Sovcomflot’s (SCF Group) LNG-powered Aframax tanker Gagarin Prospect.
The Port of Rotterdam Authority in the Netherlands has tested autonomous navigation by converting a former patrol vessel into a floating lab to collect various data.
Ports America has upgraded the terminal operation system (TOS) of its Napoleon Container Terminal in New Orleans, Louisiana, US, by implementing a Navis N4 system.
Arcus European Infrastructure Fund (Arcus) has agreed to divest its share in Forth Ports to Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments) for an undisclosed sum.