Port Governance News

  08 Jun 2018
Port Technology (PTI) is proud to announce the launch of its inaugural Smart Ports & Supply Chain Technologies Conference which is to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, from 2-3 October, 2018

  21 Jun 2018
The Board of Directors of the Prince Rupert Port Authority in Canada have announced that Shaun Stevenson has been selected as the organization’s next President and Chief Executive Officer

  20 Jun 2018
China Merchant Port has released its final payment of US$ 584 million to secure its Sri Lanka’s Hambantota Port concession for $976 million

  19 Jun 2018
Port of Oakland has approved a lease with global marine terminal operator SSA Terminals that runs through 2027

  18 Jun 2018
The Port of Rotterdam Authority has signed partnership agreements with four recent participants in the annual PortXL innovation programme

  18 Jun 2018
The UK Major Ports Group, the body representing the global gateway ports for 75% of the UK’s seaborne trade, today launched a ‘Digital Dragons Den’ contest

  15 Jun 2018
The Federation of European Private Port Companies and Terminals has encouraged the container terminal industry to prepare for the fourth industrial revolution

  14 Jun 2018
An expansion of Port of Gdansk’s Polnocne Quay, one of the largest projects ever carried out by the Polish port, has gone to tender

  14 Jun 2018
Ports of Indiana has announced Vanta E. Coda II as the next Chief Executive Officer

  14 Jun 2018
The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a US$ 982 million budget for the Port of Long Beach’s upcoming fiscal year

Image courtesy of the South Carolina Ports Authority.   12 Jun 2018
The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has been awarded $49 million in funding for the Charleston Harbour Deepening Project

  11 Jun 2018
IFM Investors and the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation have announced that they will become equity partners in GCT Global Container Terminals

  11 Jun 2018
The port of Rotterdam Authority will be piloting a new container identification system that will scan incoming cargo on trucks for registration details

Image courtesy of the South Carolina Ports Authority.   11 Jun 2018
Konecranes has received an order for 26 rubber tired gantry (RTG) cranes from the South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) in Charleston, South Carolina

  11 Jun 2018
Celebrating its 50 anniversary, leading international freight transport insurer TT Club, has published a report on the future on the container industry

  11 Jun 2018
The Port of Long Beach released a draft study today examining a proposal by Toyota Logistics Services to build a renewable fuel-cell power plant and hydrogen fuelling station

The Aqaba Container Terminal in Jordan, operated by APM Terminals. Image courtesy of APM Terminals.   11 Jun 2018
New pre-arrival clearance protocols and reduce terminal handling charges for containers have made Jordan’s deep-water Aqaba Container Terminal a strong contender as an alternative gateway for Iraq’s cargo

The TraPac Container Terminal at the Port of Los Angeles. Image courtesy of the Port of Los Angeles.   08 Jun 2018
The port of Los Angeles has announced its $1.3 billion dollar budget for 2018/19 has been approved by the Los Angeles Board of Harbour Commissioners and has plans to improve terminals across the port

  08 Jun 2018
DP World has become the first company in the industry to join the World Ocean Council (WOC) — furthering its aim to engage in the protection of the world’s oceans

Image courtesy of the ICTSI   07 Jun 2018
International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s (ICTSI) flagship Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) has taken delivery of three new quay cranes