Port of Rotterdam

2020 October 24

13:28 Port Authority launches new campaign against litter

2020 October 23

12:55 An agreement made to explore the possibilities of green hydrogen export from Iceland to Rotterdam

2020 October 21

16:41 Port of Rotterdam throughput in first three quarters of 2020 falls 8.8% short of last year’s total
16:05 Port of Rotterdam Authority starts to produce and spread bokashi

2020 October 16

12:06 Belgian and Dutch inland ports plan to establish a single shore-based power system

2020 October 15

12:16 Rotterdam presents ambitious shore-based power strategy for sea-going vessels

2020 October 14

13:32 Rotterdam presents ambitious shore-based power strategy for sea-going vessels

2020 October 7

15:04 Port of Rotterdam Authority becomes the member of new Future Fuels Network

2020 October 3

12:37 102 million euros in funding on the horizon for Porthos carbon storage project

2020 October 2

17:06 De Haas Rotterdam to expand RDM location with new boat hoist and greater capacity

2020 September 30

18:06 Drone delivers package to inland vessel in port of Rotterdam

2020 September 28

14:12 Submersible robot buries power cables for offshore wind farms 5.5 metres below seabed to the north of Maasvlakte

2020 September 22

15:34 Boudewijn Siemons appointed as new Port Authority COO

2020 September 4

17:05 Deal Drecht Cities and Port of Rotterdam Authority continue partnership
15:01 New Swiss tunnel improves North-South rail connection with port of Rotterdam

2020 August 31

18:14 The Port of Rotterdam braced for Brexit
16:34 Port of Rotterdam Authority builds hypermodern multifunctional business complex on RDM
15:32 Port of Rotterdam Authority joins Dutch mission to disaster-stricken port of Beirut

2020 August 30

11:25 Part of Maasvlakte Beach temporarily closed to the public

2020 August 28

18:09 Bonn & Mees unloads inland vessel hulls at Waalhaven

2020 August 27

11:52 Port of Rotterdam renews its EcoPorts’ environmental management standard

2020 August 13

17:36 HMM Rotterdam en route to Rotterdam

2020 July 29

11:47 The Port of Rotterdam Authority is the first port to become a member of the Hydrogen Council

2020 July 27

16:29 Busan Port Authority commissioned Hercuton to develop a sustainable logistics warehouse in the Port of Rotterdam
09:32 Navigate offers Unifeeder’s customers a great insight into its extensive coverage between Rotterdam and the rest of Europe

2020 July 20

14:29 EU backs construction of Theemsweg route

2020 July 17

16:05 EU grant for hydrogen project in inland shipping

2020 July 15

12:01 Newly-built berthing area in the Elbe River is powered by nineteen solar panels

2020 July 9

17:28 Port of Rotterdam to start trial with PIN-free container handling

2020 July 7

14:32 Air Liquide and the Port of Rotterdam Authority launch initiative for hydrogen road transport

2020 July 6

17:30 Kloosterboer starts construction of Cool Port II at City Terminal Rotterdam

2020 July 3

18:37 DistriRail adds its rail schedules to the Port of Rotterdam Authority’s Navigate tool

2020 June 29

18:37 PortXL presents 22 promising and innovative maritime start-ups and scale-ups

2020 June 27

16:13 Exceptional growth in export of tree logs from Port of Rotterdam

2020 June 25

17:04 Dutch Seaports win International Award for Sustainability
16:34 Barge Transferium Maasvlakte at the ECT Delta terminal starts operations

2020 June 23

17:04 Alsace Rotterdam Express adds a second stop at the RWG terminal on the Maasvlakte to the schedule

2020 June 17

16:35 WPCAP ports aligned in series of new climate change actions

2020 June 9

18:36 The DeltaPORT Donatiefonds awarded a third series of ‘Covid donations’

2020 June 5

12:01 Port of Rotterdam Authority decides to hold RFT for transport service along Container Exchange Route
10:28 Marseille Maersk sets up new record for the port of Rotterdam

2020 June 3

14:11 Key players develop emission-free navigation solution for barges

2020 May 28

18:07 PortXchange results in shorter idle times on departure at APM Terminals Rotterdam

2020 May 27

12:01 Payment term for sea port dues remains 30 days for the time being in the Port of Rotterdam
10:03 HMM Algeciras, the largest container ship worldwide, on its way to Rotterdam

2020 May 25

11:00 Drone delivers package to vessel in the port of Rotterdam for the first time

2020 May 20

17:31 More fruit coming to Rotterdam in reefer ships due to COVID-19

2020 May 19

13:02 Navigate Rotterdam improved further thanks to data sourced from sector players

2020 May 18

18:27 Norwegian Star repatriated to Rotterdam

2020 May 15

18:21 Siemens new offshore wind client for Sif’s Maasvlakte facility

2020 May 12

11:03 Three more repatriation liners to call on Cruise Port Rotterdam

2020 May 6

13:31 Regal Princess to call on Rotterdam

2020 April 30

18:37 COO Ronald Paul to leave Port of Rotterdam Authority
17:30 Container shipping company ONE continues using PortXchange following successful trial in Rotterdam

2020 April 29

18:06 Port of Rotterdam firms donating fresh fruit to the Food Bank

2020 April 28

14:40 Port of Rotterdam Authority announces changes in the Supervisory Board

2020 April 24

09:53 Rotterdam World Gateway receives two new deep sea quay cranes

2020 April 17

17:06 MINSHIP embarks on bulk carrier biofuel trial in quest for carbon neutral shipping
13:28 Subsea pipelines for new HES Hartel Tank Terminal handed over by Visser & Smit Hanab

2020 April 16

16:05 Port of Rotterdam throughput down 9.3% in the first quarter 2020