Leixões river port tender

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The Leixões and Douro Port Authority (APDL) has issued a tender for a concession to operate Sardoura port on the Douro River...

Container water taxis in Duisport

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Duisport Agency, part of Duisport Group, is testing water taxis for container transport between the port’s terminals...

New operator for Jeffersonville

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Indiana Cargo Crossroads is a working partnership of Ports of Indiana and Superior River Terminals Indiana...

Santa Fe-La Plata feeder barge service

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A feeder barge service has been set up by the Port of Santa Fe in Brasil and La Plata in Argentina, catering for agri-exports to Asia, as an...

RFP for US-made box ships

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American Patriot Holdings is pushing on with its plan to deploy hybrid “inland river” container vessels on the Mississippi river....

Lake Victoria ferry

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Grindrod has joined UK-funded (but privately managed) InfraCo Africa in the East African Marine Transport (EAMT) project to set up a regular...

Rhine low water and container shipping

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A new study from Antwerp University and the Dennie Lockefeer Chair quantifies the impact of low water on container shipping on the Rhine Riv...

Beets by barge

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In an important modal shift initiative, sugar producer Cosun Beet is to use inland waterways to ship 270,000t of sugar beet harvested in the...