Ports 2018-03-01T09:35:45+00:00


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Cairns to receive larger cruise ships

Cairns’ Aus$127 mill port upgrade is a step closer after the tender was announced for major dredging and construction last weekend. RN Dredging, the Australian subsidiary of Rohde Nielsen, was awarded the dredging and construction contract and will [Read more...]

February 17th, 2019|

Nisomar extends partnership with NCLH

Nisomar, the data-driven maritime services company offering virtual port agency, has signed another partnership agreement for launch services with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) in Chile for the 2019/2020 season. This new agreement follows Nisomar’s successful 2017/18 season [Read more...]

February 17th, 2019|

Scrubber wash water problems – fake news

The Clean Shipping Alliance (CSA) 2020 has called upon the shipping industry not to single out scrubber wash waters when coastal states and port authorities adopt local regulations.   Responding to reports that coastal states and ports are [Read more...]

January 28th, 2019|

Canaveral cruise terminal contracts awarded

The Canaveral Port Authority Board of Commissioners has awarded Merritt Island-based Ivey’s Construction a $78.98 mill contract for the port’s Cruise Terminal 3 project plus a $29.53 mill contract for the adjacent 1,800-vehicle parking garage. Ivey’s was the [Read more...]

January 13th, 2019|

Carnival to operate Tenerife cruise terminal

Carnival Corp is to become the first concession-holder to operate the Canary Islands' and Mid-Atlantic's newest cruise terminal at Tenerife. This followed the signing of an agreement with the Port Authority of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, following a [Read more...]

December 17th, 2018|