Industry Sectors:Port & Logistics

Port & Logistics

Hutchison Ports has signed a formal contract with Ports of Sweden to operate the new container terminal under construction at Stockholm Norvik Port, due to open in 2020.
Global container shipping consortium THE Alliance has announced that all of its mainline UK calls will be handled by DP World terminals. 
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is establishing a MPA Living Lab and working with partners to set up three Centres of Excellence to deepen maritime R&D competencies.
The new Liverpool2 deepwater container terminal in northwest England received the largest ever containership to visit the Port of Liverpool when the 6,552 teu HS Paris berthed earlier this week.
Privatisations have been a key plank of Greek international bailouts since 2010, but have reaped only EUR4bn ($4.23bn) so far versus an original target of EUR50bn due to political resistance…
In the continuing move to privatize Greece’s ports the concession for Alexandroupoli Port Authority, which is being developed as a gas hub is moving forward.
Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) reports that it has completed the project to redesign its Vorhafen Harbour Basin entrance.
Singapore’s Sinanju Tankers Holdings has offered a three-month complimentary, value-added service of engaging independent bunker surveyors to assist visiting ships to Singapore in familiarising themselves with the mass flow meter…
France’s CMA CGM has joined the chase for control of Greece’s Thessaloniki port, view as an East Mediterranean hub for Eastern Europe.
Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) subsidiary Pilbara Marine has ordered six tugs from Damen Shipyards to be deployed at Port Hedland in Australia.