Rotterdam plays the fair cop

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With construction of Maasvlakte 2 now underway, Rotterdam port authority (GHR) is turning its attention to the problems of absorbing the ext...

Green deal over Maasvlakte-2

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Rotterdam Port Authority (GHR) has reached an agreement with the Dutch environmental organisation Milieudefensie to undertake joint studies ...

Boxes top oil in Rotterdam

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With a throughput of 406 Mt last year (+6.4%), the Port of Rotterdam became the first European port to break through the 400 Mtpa barrier, w...

Going Dutch over funding

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While the Port of Rotterdam has gained outline government support for Maasvlakte II, there are still doubts in some quarters that it will go...

High politics in the Low Countries

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A "Maasvlakte 2" compromise, a rejigging of Deurganckdok .. there is certainly plenty going on in Rotterdam and Antwerp...

Taking the knife to ECT

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ECT is undergoing some painful changes and Hutchison will have to take care to ensure that customers retain confidence...

Dutch opt for check out

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Following strong lobbying by terminal operators and the GHR, various container and cargo inspection services in Rotterdam are aiming to set ...

…Maersk cleans up

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Maersk Sealand has take over the 33.3 per cent share held by ECT in the Maersk Delta Terminal (MDT) on the Maasvlakte. As previously reporte...

Rotterdam buys into Neokemps

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Participatiemaatschappij Mainport Rotterdam (PMR), the 50:50 joint venture of Rotterdam Municipal Port Management (GHR) and Dutch investment...