View over the port of Le Havre in France at sunrise

Port of Le Havre 5G lab gets green light for Orange commercial rollout

Digital projects ongoing at Port of Le Havre have received a boost following the rollout of commercial 5G coverage from Orange at the port. Announced by Stéphane Richard, CEO of Orange, the port will now become the first French seaport to have whole access to a 5G network. Coverage in the port area of Le […]

Le Havre accelerates mega-port expansion with new gantry cranes

The GMP – PortSynergy-operated Terminal de France at the Port of Le Havre has successfully taken delivery of four new gantry cranes as it accelerates its efforts to accommodate the world’s largest vessels. In a statement, HAROPA Ports said the cranes were unloaded in the space of a week, a process which was completed on […]

Le Havre Port latest to join IPCSA

The International Port Community Systems Association (IPCSA) has welcomed HAROPA Port of Le Havre as its newest member, it announced on 28 May. Le Havre is a multipurpose port hub and at the center of a major industrial cluster. Located on the Seine estuary, it handles two out of every three of France’s import/export containers, […]

Le Havre: A Smart Port 5G Project

Smart Ports and Smart Cities go hand in hand, and one way that the two are being brought together is through 5G and wireless connectivity. In France, the Port of Le Harve, part of the HAROPA port group, has embarked on the Le Havre Smart Port City project to coordinate maritime and city operations. Over […]

DP World’s Joint Venture Wins Concession in Le Havre

The joint venture between DP World and the France-based international container operator Terminal Link – PortSynergy Group (GMP) – has been awarded the service concession for the construction and operation of berths 11 and 12 at Port 2000 in Le Havre. GMP will now invest in two new container berths spanning across 700 metres. The […]