Port of Rotterdam announced that the construction operations of its new automated cold storage facility are about to begin, as it is estimated to be fully completed by January 2022.
Port of Rotterdam
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Port of Rotterdam informed that its initiative “Barge Transferium Maasvlakte (BTM)” at the ECT Delta terminal with Hutchison Ports, has come into operation.
Port of Rotterdam is about to mark a new record concerning its container ships calls. In fact, the terminal is expecting “Marseille Maersk”, which left the APMT 2 terminal in Princess Amaliahaven on 4 June.
Port of Rotterdam conducted a trial with the digital information platform PortXchange, previously known as Pronto, and revealed a significant reduction in the average idle time on departure of Maersk vessels.
The DeltaPORT Donatiefonds, the port of Rotterdam’s ‘community fund’ has awarded a new series of donations to projects that relate directly to the consequences of the COVID-19 outbreak.
Port of Rotterdam recently reported its first drone delivery of a parts consignment to Allseas’ Pioneering Spirit, a part of their pilot project with Dutch Drone Delta and Allseas.
Following the COVID-19 outbreak and the impacts that has brought within the shipping industry, the European largest port, Port of Rotterdam started to slightly recover from the pandemic.
Following the COVID-19 outbreak and the crew changes issue that has arise, MS Norwegian Star is expected to arrive at Port of Rotterdam in order to repatriate its crewmembers.
The Port of Rotterdam Authority and Deltalinqs, the Association of Rotterdam Shipbrokers and Agents, will encourage support to help organisations that care about the mental well-being of seafarers during the difficult period brought by COVID-19 crisis.
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