• 2017 April 14


    Great interest in digitalisation in port sector and logistics in Russia

    In early April, during the traditional German week in St. Petersburg, a workshop was run with the accent on ‘Digitalisation in the port sector and logistics’...

  • 2017 April 14


    USC to Make Life Cycle Contracts Instead of Ships Sales

    The United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) changes over to life-cycle contracts; the USC shipyards will maintain serviceability of naval ships and civil vessels throughout their service lives...

  • 2017 April 14


    Rotterdam’s Container Volume Grows by 8.8% in Q1

    In the first quarter of 2017, 2.0% more goods passed through the Port of Rotterdam than in the same period last year. The growth in the container sector (8.8% by volume (TEU), 10.8% by weight) is particularly striking...

  • 2017 April 14


    EcoPorts Celebrates 20 Years

    The EcoPorts network, initiated in 1997, the year the Kyoto Protocol was signed, is celebrating 20 years of initiatives for ports to raise awareness, exchange information and promote better environmental management...