Topic: Port of Rotterdam

Record draught in Rotterdam container shipping

The Marie Maersk has departed from APMT 2 in Rotterdam Amaliahaven with a record draught of 17.4 metres. For this reason, the Port Authority guided the container vessel to the Eurogeul, a deepened navigation channel...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

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