Shahid Rajaee Turns into a "Green Port"
After the finalization of the memorandum with an international company, the Mechanized Mining-Rail Terminal in Shahid Rajaee Port will be constructed within three years and it will turns into a green port.
Stolt-Nielsen: Customers Should Bear Sulphur Cap Costs to Save the Industry from Going Bust
Stolt-Nielsen’s CEO, Niels Stolt-Nielsen, believes the costs stemming from the industry’s switch to compliant fuels as of January 2020, should be met by customers.
Port of Rotterdam Tests Autonomous Navigation
The Port of Rotterdam Authority has started testing autonomous navigation with a floating lab in preparation for the next step in autonomy.
Iran Remains a Member of Advisory Committee at IMSO
Iran Remains a Member of Advisory Committee at the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO)
Expansion of Port and Maritime Cooperation between Iran and India
A joint meeting was held with the Deputy Minister of Shipping and India’s main ports managers in order to develop specialized port and maritime cooperation with India.
Ship collision in the Mediterranean causes a 4km oil slick
Two merchant ships collided north of the French island of Corsica today, causing a four-kilometre fuel spill in the Mediterranean Sea that French and Italian authorities are working to contain.
SEA\LNG Coalition Welcomes MPA Singapore
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore has joined SEA\LNG, a multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Cooperation to Increase Operations of Chabahar Port
Assistant Secretary of Foreign Minister and Director General of the West Asian states department: Chabahar is a low-cost and efficient route for the transfer of commodities to neighboring countries.
Panama Canal to Welcome 234 Cruise Ships in Upcoming Season
The Panama Canal expects to receive approximately 234 cruise ships through the Panamax and Neopanamax locks during the upcoming 2018-2019 cruise season.
Shipping Must Rise to the Biggest Technology Challenge in 100 Years
The shipping industry must rise to the biggest technology challenge in 100 years in order to meet its decarbonization ambitions, a group of 34 maritime CEOs and industry leaders stressed in a call for action towards a new decarbonized future.
Amirabad Port; a Transit Hub from Turkmenistan to India
Director of Amirabad Port: The first shipment of chemical fertilizer from Turkmenistan reached Amirabad port.
PMO Six-Month Report on Maritime Affairs
Deputy Director of Maritime Affairs in the Ports and Maritime Organization: Over the past six months, the investment and capacity of passenger terminals have increased.
17% growth in exports of commodities from Khorramshahr port
"The export of commodities from Khorramshahr port complex increased by 17%," said the deputy director of the port and maritime administration of Khorramshahr
PMO to develop railroad links at Ports
Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization plans to Increase the share of rail transportation in ports up to 30 percent in next 5 years.
EIB Approves USD 224 Mn for Port Projects in Italy
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has approved the financing of EUR 195 million (USD 224 million) for the expansion of the port of Civitavecchia and the construction of a new terminal at the port of Fiumicino.
Ocean Cleanup Cleared to Head for Great Pacific Garbage Patch
After two weeks of final tests in the Pacific, the Ocean Cleanup has received the green light to proceed to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and start cleaning plastics.
Increased Transit of Commodities to Neighboring Countries from Amirabad Port
Amir Abad port and maritime manager: The volume of exports from Amir Abad to neighboring countries has increased by 12 percent to 279 thousand and 39 tons.
13th ICOPMAS Conference in Tehran
The 13th International Conference on Coastal, Ports and Marine Structures (ICOPMAS 2018) will be held in Tehran, November 26-28.
CentrePort Sees Record Cargo Volumes, Higher Profit
Strong cargo volumes have helped drive up New Zealand’s CentrePort’s underlying profit for the 2017/18 financial year.