Port of Valencia

Port of Valencia holds crane rescue drill

The Port Authority of Valencia (PAV) has carried out a rescue drill of a crane operator at one of its terminals. The exercise aimed to check the efficiency of the Self-Protection Plans of the PAV and the wider port community and improve actions in events involving ships berthed at the port. The drill consisted of […]

Port of Valencia

Port of Valencia signs an alliance with Hamburg

The Port of Valencia has signed an alliance with the Port of Hamburg which will see them collaborate in the development of maritime projects, with emphasis on the promotion of hydrogen. The alliance specifically focuses on projects of clean energy with support from the European Union. Both parties have agreed to focus their efforts on […]

Port of Valencia

The Port of Valencia sees leap in container throughput

Cargo throughput at the Port of Valencia exceeded one million containers over the past 12 months and increased by 17.85% and unloading by 16.18% during the month of September 2021. In its monthly report, the Valencia Port Authority (PAV) revealed that full container traffic dedicated to imports had grown by 42.3% for September 2021, while […]

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Port of Valencia to install a hydrogen supply station

The Port of Valencia will become the first port in Europe to incorporate hydrogen technologies after work begins on installing a hydrogen supply station in January 2022. The installation of the plant fits into the port’s commitment to its ‘Valenciaport 2030, zero emissions’ initiative, which promotes the decarbonisation of the Spanish port system as the […]

Port of Valencia set to invest millions in rail improvements

More than 2,000 trains have passed through the Port of Valencia in the first half of 2021 as the port looks to invest €240 million ($280 million) to improve rail access and infrastructure. Between January and June 2021, one million tons and 103,250 containers have been moved by train. Of the containers that entered the […]