Port Governance News

  22 Sep 2017
Krishnapatnam Port Container Terminal has deepened its draft to 16 meters to create one of India’s deep-draft container ports and added transhipment services

  22 Sep 2017
Port Tampa Bay has approved a public-private partnership where partners will divvy up paying for the US$60 million widening and deepening of the Big Bend Channel

  22 Sep 2017
Carrier NYK Group and Norwegian digital platform provider Dualog have planned a proof-of-concept experiment involving an onboard Internet of Things (IoT) platform for ships

  21 Sep 2017
Amid nationwide protest against the reform of French labor codes, port workers have blocked the road entrances to France’s largest container port, Le Havre

  21 Sep 2017
The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) with a coalition of thirty European transport bodies has asked the EU for renewed Connecting Europe Facility funding.

  21 Sep 2017
Polish Port of Gdansk (PGA SA) has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Qatar, and announced its intention to cooperate with Ukraine on transport

  20 Sep 2017
Associated British Ports (ABP) CEO James Cooper has made it known to the port group that he intends to step down from his post in the foreseeable future

  20 Sep 2017
California Governor Jerry Brown has dealt a blow to the automation industry while attempting to improve both environmental and labour conditions

  20 Sep 2017
The CEO of Kingston Freeport Terminal (KCT) in Jamaica is trying to entice a third major container shipping company to reduce its reliance on ZIM and CMA CGM, according to the Jamaica Gleaner

  20 Sep 2017
A North Korea-linked ship appeared to arrive at a major Chinese bulk terminal in Beilun Harbor

  19 Sep 2017
Maersk line’s Yiwu Port Weekly Train service in China has opened with a ceremony

  19 Sep 2017
DP World has agreed to acquire two fellow state-owned maritime assets including shipyard and an industrial zone in Dubai from a parent company for total cash consideration of US$405 million

  19 Sep 2017
Intermodal logistics between the main Luzon ports might be boosted with a proposal to link Manila to Batangas Port in the Philippines

  18 Sep 2017
South Korean Terminal Operator Pyeongtaek Dangjin Central Terminal (PDCT) has launched a new Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour crane at the Port of Pyeongtaek-Dangjin

  18 Sep 2017
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has been awarded for a marine environment protection initiative that calls upon shipping operators to slow their speed when transiting whale feeding grounds

  18 Sep 2017
Global terminal operator DP World has opted not to renew its operating contract for PT Terminal Petikemas Surabaya (TPS) in Indonesia at the end of the agreement in 2019 despite its 20-year investment there

  15 Sep 2017
Ningbo Zhoushan port in Ningbo has received state approval to expand 8 berths, sourcing a total investment of around US$1.85 billion

  15 Sep 2017
More ports and states in the US have been exempted from the Jones Act for tankers carrying refined petroleum products, after the latest announcement from the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

  15 Sep 2017
Five major shipping companies have left behind the Malay Port Klang for Singapore, resulting in lower transshipment throughput

  14 Sep 2017
Peregrine Storrs-Fox, TT Club’s Risk Management Director, has explained port and terminal insurance and also shared doubts about SOLAS VGM compliance in a new Port Technology interview