APMT wins Callao concession

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APM Terminals (APMT) has beaten off the challenge of a consortium formed by Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH), Port Investment Ltd and Sino Inve...

DP World up 14% in 2010

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Global marine terminal operator DP World handled 49.6M TEU across its portfolio of 50 operating terminals in 28 countries in 2010, an increa...

Peru ports row

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The contract signed between Peru’s public investment promotion body Proinversión and the Halcrow-Ikons-Chemonics consortium, which has be...

Work starts in Callao

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A foundation stone laying ceremony took place at the end of last month to mark the official start of construction of DP World’s new contai...

Callao for DPW…

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As briefly reported in last month’s WorldCargo News (p11), a consortium of DP World and Uniport of Bilbao, Spain has been granted a 30 yea...

Mobile cranes for Callao?

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Callao-based stevedore Neptunia wants to install a harbour mobile crane on the Peruvian port's No 5 quay....

Worshipping false gods?

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Ideas that ports on the South American west coast could become transhipment hubs are �almost certainly not realistic�...