ITF, IMEC offer $500.000 to support countries for crew change

Following the crew change issue due to COVID-19, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) and the International Maritime Employers’ Council (IMEC) have jointly offered $500.000 to support countries that adopt best practices for crew change.

Port of Gothenburg deepening project gets greenlight

On Thursday, Gothenburg City Council passed a resolution to grant more than 1,2 billion kronor (€120,000,000) to finance the Skandia Gateway project, which is aimed at deepening the fairway leading into the Port of Gothenburg.

Dutch National Fund for Green Investments launched

The new Dutch National Fund for green investment initiatives has been officially launched. In fact, the fund represents a total value of €20 billion and goals to improve region’s green infrastructure.

New York issues 2,500 MW offshore wind solicitation

New York governance announced Tuesday a second offshore wind solicitation seeking up to 2,500 megawatts of projects, the largest in the US history, in addition to last year’s solicitation which resulted in nearly 1,700 megawatts awarded.

Port of Rotterdam: EU approves additional funding for Theemsweg route

On 16 July, the EU announced that it was backing the construction of the Theemsweg route to the tune of almost €9 million in additional funding. The money comes from a European programme aiming to establish a single cross-border network for land, water and air transport within the EU.

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