Tiedemann takes ACE

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German container repair and depot operator Carl Tiedemann has acquired the depot and M&R activities of Antwerp Container Engineering (ACE) i...

Zeebrugge looks for room to grow

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Zeebrugge’s cargo traffic fell by 8.1% in 1Q/09 to 9.5 Mt with container tonnage dropping by 6% to 4.9 Mt, or 10% in units to 493,000 TEU....

DP World engaged on two fronts

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At the end of this month Antwerp Gateway terminal will take delivery of three ZPMC superpost-Panamax cranes. A year ago the cranes would hav...

14,000 TEU BEATRICE calls North Europe

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MSC’s 14,000 TEU BEATRICE is the first ship of such a size to call in Northern Europe. A special trial permit will allow the ship to call ...

14,000 TEU, 366m loa ships in Antwerp

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As reported online on 6 April (search under “14,000 TEU Beatrice”), MSC’s 14,000 TEU leviathan was not only the first ship of such a d...

WCT-ZP row deepens

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Maria Le Roy has resigned her position as chairwoman of Zeeland Seaports (ZP) as the political row with the Port of Rotterdam (HbR) over the...

Going Dutch in Holland

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Zeeland Seaports (ZP), the united Terneuzen and Vlissingen ports company, is decidedly uneasy about its strategic alliance with the Port of ...

Samskip/PSA HNN in Zeebrugge pact

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European multimodal specialist Samskip and terminal operator PSA HNN are to cooperate in the development of the Port of Zeebrugge as an impo...

LXE for PSA-HNN Deurganckdok

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PSA-HNN has contracted LXE to provide a turnkey wireless network and rugged mobile computers for its Deurganckdok Terminal in Antwerp....

New terminal for Vlissingen

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Although the development of the Westerschelde Container Terminal (WCT) at Zeeland Ports (ZP)’s Port of Vlissingen has stalled, a new conta...