Port of Rotterdam

2019 January 10

11:06 Port of Rotterdam receives 29,475 vessels in 2018

2018 December 20

11:02 Port of Rotterdam gives €45.6 billion to the Dutch economy

2018 December 19

17:06 Port of Rotterdam Authority makes greener sea-going shipping more accessible

2018 December 7

07:24 ‘Breakbulk carrousel’ gives breakbulk and heavy cargo companies space for further growth in Rotterdam’s Waalhaven

2018 December 4

12:01 Busan Port Authority and Port of Rotterdam sign LOI to construct ‘q-joint Logistics Center’ at the distripark in Maasvlakte

2018 November 24

11:34 Authorities of Busan and Rotterdam ports ink LoI for the Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

2018 November 19

17:43 Busan Port Authority signs Letter of Intent for the Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

2018 November 16

10:02 Portmaster improves efficiency in the Port of Scheveningen

2018 November 15

18:03 Costa Smeralda to call on Cruiseport Rotterdam

2018 November 14

17:06 Port of Rotterdam Authority wins 2018 ESPO Award

2018 November 2

17:02 Five leading port groups promote sustainability through mass - recycling initiative

2018 October 30

16:12 Port of Rotterdam nine-month throughput edges down to 350 million tonnes.

2018 October 25

18:27 Schavemaker improves rail link between the Netherlands and the Polish hinterland

2018 October 22

18:29 Rotterdam expects record 50,000-tonne shipment of pig iron

2018 October 21

08:50 CFO Paul Smits leaves the Port of Rotterdam Authority

2018 October 20

08:47 Boskalis, Van Hattum en Blankevoort and Mobilis construct deep-sea quay for the new HES Hartel Tank Terminal at Maasvlakte

2018 October 19

18:42 ABN AMRO, Samsung SDS and the Port of Rotterdam Authority launch container logistics blockchain pilot
13:05 BigLift Barentsz sails Northern Sea route for Pioneering Spirit

2018 October 18

15:33 Port of Rotterdam Authority and research institute TNO present results of the study at IMO meeting
11:51 Securitas Technology BV installing cameras in the Port of Rotterdam

2018 October 8

15:03 Port of Rotterdam Authority creates new space for polymer storage

2018 October 5

14:31 Rail Cargo Operator launches the first direct shuttle between Rotterdam and Budapest

2018 October 4

10:44 The Port of Rotterdam Authority tests autonomous navigation with a floating lab

2018 October 3

15:33 Port of Rotterdam accepted five new fixed berths for barges along the Maas end of Isle of Brienenoord

2018 September 28

07:59 Port of Rotterdam Authority organises Rotterdam Experience Tour

2018 September 20

12:04 Port of Rotterdam and Rönesans Holding sign agreement for petrochemical industrial zone in Turkey
09:03 Port of Rotterdam organises information meeting about the replacement of Maaskade quay wall

2018 September 12

17:35 80 representatives of Russian terminals, shipping companies and other maritime and logistics firms visit to the port of Rotterdam

2018 August 30

17:07 Port of Rotterdam develops five permanent berths for barges
16:21 Port of Rotterdam Authority aims to participate in the Port of Pecém

2018 August 20

15:02 Maersk and Vopak to launch 0,5% sulphur fuel bunkering facility in Rotterdam

2018 August 8

12:09 Xin Hui Yang arrives at Rotterdam from Fujairah on maiden voyage

2018 July 19

18:23 MPA and Port of Rotterdam Authority to continue cooperation in information exchange and R&D

2018 July 17

15:28 Port of Rotterdam places a bee colony in the port area

2018 July 2

12:05 Port of Rotterdam launches pilot project with bunkering app

2018 June 22

15:34 Port of Rotterdam Authority, DSM, AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, FrieslandCampina, Suikerunie, Gasunie, Groen Gas Nederland, ECN, Energy Academy Europe make recommendations for the smarter use of biomass

2018 June 19

16:18 APM Terminals ‘Cool port’ barge service speeds up distribution from Rotterdam

2018 June 15

12:27 Innovative solution for lowering of ship emissions tested in the port of Rotterdam

2018 June 14

15:32 Huisman and RAMLAB start project for the production of 3D large offshore crane hook

2018 June 13

15:34 Port of Rotterdam Authority invests in low-treshold monitoring system for container transport

2018 June 1

18:07 ESPO congratulates Port of Rotterdam, Port of Le Havre and Port of Piraeus for renewing EcoPorts’ environmental standard
10:25 CEO of Port of Rotterdam Authority calls on EU to intensify its investments in a stronger infrastructure

2018 May 25

07:18 First eleven companies participate in Nextlogic

2018 May 18

15:42 Brand-new jetty at Rotterdam LBC Tank Terminals ready for vessels

2018 April 25

09:08 The Port of Rotterdam welcomes IMO’s first step in reducing CO2 from shipping

2018 April 22

15:33 Port of Rotterdam Authority to realise tide pools along Calandkanaal

2018 April 21

14:45 Vopak to invest in new storage capacity at its Rotterdam terminal

2018 April 12

17:35 State Secretary Snel opens State Inspection Terminal in the port of Rotterdam
16:35 Port of Rotterdam Authority calls for North-West European coalition for joint CO2 price

2018 April 4

15:20 Port of Rotterdam Authority to expand Maasvlakte Plaza truck stop

2018 March 27

14:58 COO Port of Rotterdam Authority starts deepening of Nieuwe Waterweg

2018 February 22

08:17 World port accelerator programme PortXL to be launched in Singapore

2018 February 21

17:43 Renovated Stena Line Terminal at Europoort starts operation

2018 February 20

13:02 Partners start financing waste-to-chemistry project in Rotterdam
11:32 Rotterdam port diminishes the sale of bunker oil to 9.9 million m3 in 2017

2018 February 11

15:03 Inland container shipping partnership along West-Brabant–Rotterdam route

2018 February 2

17:17 Shell builds new plant in the Port of Rotterdam

2018 January 23

13:42 Incentive scheme for ‘Clean inland shipping and sustainable logistics in Rotterdam’

2018 January 22

16:05 Port of Rotterdam Authority puts hybrid vessel into operation

2018 January 15

17:06 Number of sea-going vessels entered the port of Rotterdam up to 29,646 in 2017