Topic: Port of Rotterdam

LNG is gaining ground as a marine fuel

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) is gaining popularity as a fuel for shipping. The Port of Rotterdam Authority reports that it is enthusiastic about this development. LNG is regarded as a cleaner alternative to fuel oil....Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk
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Port of Rotterdam trials water injection dredging

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is examining whether it would be realistic to expand its dredging activities in Rotterdam with water injection dredging. The study fits within the Port Authority‚Äôs PRISMA research programme, which looks...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk
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Port of Rotterdam weighed down by drug crime

ECT, the largest container transshipment company in the port of Rotterdam, has to contend with an ‘enormous increase’ of criminals entering the site to remove hidden drugs from containers. This is stated in a newsletter...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk
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Cruise bookings trickle in again

Cruise ships are still anchored and it looks like they will stay that way for some time to come. However, the first bookings for next year are trickling in. The Rotterdam cruise terminal expects to...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk