Posts Tagged ‘Port of Rotterdam’

Port of Rotterdam wins the ESPO Award 2018!

Port of Rotterdam wins the ESPO Award 2018!
Port of Rotterdam Authority wins the ESPO Award 2018 08 November 2018 – Yesterday, Port of Rotterdam Authority was awarded the ESPO Award 2018 in recognition of its engagement with the city or wider community, through the creation of a good workplace environment for its current and future employees...
November 8th, 2018 | Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

LNG bunkering marks number of firsts for Shell and Sovcomflot in Rotterdam

LNG bunkering marks number of firsts for Shell and Sovcomflot in Rotterdam
Shell recently delivered its first ship-to-ship bunkering of cleaner burning LNG fuel from its specialised LNG bunker vessel, Cardissa,paving the way for many other operations from the vessel. This operation marked a number of other firsts, as it fuelled the Sovcomflot vessel Gagarin Prospect, the...
October 4th, 2018 | Bunkering, LNG | Read More

Ready to join us over 3 weeks in Rotterdam for the ESPO conference 2018?

Ready to join us over 3 weeks in Rotterdam for the ESPO conference 2018?
Onderzeebootloods (c) Roos Van de Werk In less than three weeks’ time, the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO), its members, the European port and maritime community and EU transport policy makers are gathering for the 15th edition of the ESPO conference in Europe’s biggest port, Rotterdam. The...
May 8th, 2018 | Associations, Ports & Terminals | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)

ESPO Monthly Overview – March 2018 NEWS Port pro of the month: Allard Castelein (NL)
Allard Castelein, CEO of the Port of Rotterdam The 2018 ESPO Conference will take place in Rotterdam on 31 May and 1 June and will be hosted by the Port of Rotterdam. In order to give you a better insight into the port that is hosting the ESPO Conference, we interviewed Mr. Allard Castelein, CEO of...
April 3rd, 2018 | Company Profiles, Interviews, Person Profiles, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Damen strategically positions tugs in Europe

Damen strategically positions tugs in Europe
Damen vessel transport has arrived in the Port of Rotterdam SAL Heavy Lift’s MV Lone completes batch shipment of twelve vessels The latest Damen vessel transport has arrived in the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The multiple vessel shipment comprises various Damen Tugs and one Multi Cat that...
August 11th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Subsea Industries takes Ecospeed on the road

Subsea Industries takes Ecospeed on the road
The demonstrator vessel SUBSEA INDUSTRIES TAKES ECOSPEED DEMONSTRATOR VESSEL ON THE ROAD  Shipowners, shipbuilders and representatives from the Green Award Foundation  attended the first in a series of planned ‘roadshows’ Subsea Industries has initiated to demonstrate the zero environmental impact...
July 19th, 2016 | Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel

Top names unite to drive forward LNG as a marine fuel
13 July 2016, London – Carnival Corporation & plc, DNV GL, ENGIE, ENN, GE, GTT, Lloyd’s Register, Mitsubishi Corporation, NYK Line, Port of Rotterdam, Qatargas, Shell, TOTE Inc. and Wärtsilä have announced a new cross-industry initiative called SEA\LNG, to accelerate the use of liquefied...
July 13th, 2016 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Eleven ports in competition for the ESPO Award 2016

Eleven ports in competition for the ESPO Award 2016
04 July 2016 – The ESPO Award 2016 is entering into its 8th Edition. The theme for the 8th ESPO Award on Societal Integration of Ports is “Nature in Ports”. In general, European ports are part of very valuable ecosystems, both on the land and waterside. Many port areas are also neighbouring...
July 4th, 2016 | Associations, Awards, Ports & Terminals | Read More

New connections: opportunities for France and the port of Rotterdam

New connections: opportunities for France and the port of Rotterdam
A new rail shuttle and a new inland shipping link. Connections between Northern France and the port of Rotterdam are now better than ever. Five times a week, a train leaves Rotterdam for Dourges, and the inland shipping schedule also includes a number of departures per week. These connections, which...
May 25th, 2016 | Associations, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

Connections between Poland and Rotterdam further improved

Connections between Poland and Rotterdam further improved
Modalities rail, road, water Port of Rotterdam – picture by Aeroview An increasing number of multimodal connections are being established between the Port of Rotterdam and Poland. This means more opportunities for Polish shippers and providers of logistics services. Given that European countries...
May 11th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Land Trasnport, Logistics, Markets, News, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Dutch ambassador proud of Rotterdam port

Austria and the Netherlands: two important trading partners. A lot of business is done between the two countries, and all these imports and exports can be handled, stored, put through and shipped in and via the port of Rotterdam. While the port of Rotterdam has a lot to offer, it does face stiff competition...
April 12th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Logistics, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers | Read More

Rotterdam is logistic top location

The Netherlands is very attractive when it comes to logistics. In a survey published by real estate specialist Prologis, four Dutch cities are ranked in the top 5. Most remarkably is the improvement of Rotterdam. With a second place, Rotterdam has overtaken the Antwerp-Brussels nexus. The first place...
February 16th, 2016 | Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Port of Rotterdam offers solution to listing vessel in Bilbao

Port of Rotterdam offers solution to listing vessel in Bilbao
The striken vessel “Modern Express” Following Smit Salvage’s spectacular salvage of the stricken ship, Modern Express, in the Gulf of Biscay, another Rotterdam company is now involved in this rescue operation. The Koninklijke Roeiers Vereeniging Eendracht (KRVE) (Royal Boatmen Association...
February 11th, 2016 | Maritime Accidents, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Port of Rotterdam innovation starting to bear fruit

Port of Rotterdam innovation starting to bear fruit
Rotterdam Port Connector connects supply and demand online We have officially rounded off the test phase. It has been six months since the port of Rotterdam’s innovative new website Rotterdam Port Connector went live. By now, some 25, 000 individuals, employed by a range of international firms, have...
February 3rd, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ports & Terminals, Technical, Technology | Read More

Port of Rotterdam partners with TOC Worldwide

Port of Rotterdam partners with TOC Worldwide
Port of Rotterdam Europe’s largest port has inked a global partner deal with TOC Worldwide Events to promote dialogue and information-sharing along international maritime supply chains London, 14.04.2014 – Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s leading port, has signed a global partner deal with TOC Worldwide,...
April 14th, 2014 | Container shipping, Containers, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Ports need a policy that empowers them to meet tomorrow’s challenges, not one that burdens them

Ports need a policy that empowers them to meet tomorrow’s challenges, not one that burdens them
Port of Rotterdam Today, the Transport Committee of the European Parliament will have a first exchange of view on the Commission Proposal for a Port Regulation, which  was published on 23 May. The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) acknowledges that the Commission proposal addresses some important...
September 30th, 2013 | European Union, Ports & Terminals | Read More