Trelleborg replaces Langkawi berth fenders

After over a decade of facilitating the berthing of visiting cruise ships, Trelleborg’s marine and infrastructure operation has replaced the existing fenders, installed in 1997, at Star Cruises Langkawi Jetty, with itsSuper Cone Fenders (SCN).   Located on the south coast of Langkawi, some 30 km [Read more...]

2019-06-30T14:54:04+00:00 June 30th, 2019|Ports|

Berenblum designs Uragashira cruise terminal

Berenblum Busch Architects (BBA) has unveiled the designs for Carnival Corp's first cruise terminal in Japan. To be located at Sasebo, Uragashira Cruise Terminal will support the Japanese government's plans to develop its ports, as well as the continually increasing number of cruise travelers in [Read more...]

2019-05-20T09:42:16+00:00 May 20th, 2019|Ports|

Trelleborg in Singapore cruise centre upgrade

Trelleborg Marine and Infrastructure has supplied its SCK cell fenders, as part of a project undertaken by the Singapore Cruise Centre to upgrade its infrastructure. The upgrade was deemed necessary to accommodate the latest generation of cruise vessels at its international cruise terminal. HarbourFront’s two [Read more...]

2019-05-20T09:38:36+00:00 May 20th, 2019|Ports|

SCH extends Liverpool cruise ship handling contract

Stevedores and port terminal management company, SCH has had its Liverpool contract extended for another three years. The extension was signed with Liverpool City Council to handle all cruise ships calling at Liverpool Cruise Terminal (LCT). This agreement follows an extensive procurement and evaluation exercise and includes the [Read more...]

2019-04-29T18:15:04+00:00 April 29th, 2019|Ports|

Global Ports Holding wins Nassau concession

Global Ports Holding (GPH) has won a bid to redevelop and operate the Prince George Wharf, the main cruise port in Nassau, Bahamas. “This project marks the beginning of a new Bahamian success story,” said Mehmet Kutman, GPH Chairman. “The Government of the Bahamas is [Read more...]

2019-03-02T19:17:48+00:00 March 2nd, 2019|Ports|

GPH to operate Antigua and Barbuda cruise port

Global Ports Holding has signed a 30-year concession agreement with the Antigua and Barbuda Government to operate the cruise port on an exclusive basis. The concession also includes certain retail outlets in the cruise terminal area. The signing also marks the Group’s second step in [Read more...]

2019-02-17T17:12:10+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Ports|

Hull’s cruise terminal plans revealed

The UK’s Hull City Council has updated plans for a cruise terminal, planned for a dedicated river berth next to an area called The Deep. This project meets a growing demand for European cruise ship growth and capitalises on the economic benefits to the local [Read more...]

2019-02-17T16:42:30+00:00 February 17th, 2019|Ports|