Rotterdam Launches Blockchain Field Lab

By MarEx 2017-09-21 20:07:09

The Municipality of Rotterdam and the Port of Rotterdam Authority are jointly launching a field lab for the development of blockchain technology. The new applied research lab...

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DP World Buys Up Local Businesses

By MarEx 2017-09-19 18:41:52

DP World has agreed to buy Maritime World LLC, the owner of Dubai Maritime City (DMC), for $180 million and Drydocks World for $225 million. DMC is a maritime service...


Port of Galveston Receives $1M Maritime Security Grant

By MarEx 2017-09-14 21:35:16

The Port of Galveston announced Thursday that it has received a $1 million grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for port security improvements. The grant...


Port Canaveral's Navigation Restrictions Lifted

By MarEx 2017-09-14 19:20:53

On Thursday, the the U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) removed restrictions on Port Canaveral’s water-side operations, and the port’s vessel traffic can...


"Sand Engine" to Protect U.K. Gas Terminal

By MarEx 2017-09-14 19:06:32

The coastal erosion around the U.K.'s Bacton Gas Terminal will be curtailed by a long-term sandscaping solution provided by Royal HaskoningDHV. Royal HaskoningDHV has...


U.K. Port Industry Launches Leadership Guidance

By MarEx 2017-09-14 18:48:17

U.K. port employers, led by Port Skills and Safety have published a guide to leadership and worker engagement for the port industry. The voluntary guidance recognizes that...


CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt Arrives in South Carolina

By MarEx 2017-09-14 18:28:13

On August 22, CMA CGM Theodore Roosevelt set a record for being the largest ship ever to cross the Panama Canal. Now, after inaugurating the Bayonne Bridge in New York on...


Russian Ports Keep North Korean Trade Alive

By MarEx 2017-09-14 18:26:04

As the UN begins to tighten sanctions on Pyongyang over its nuclear program, North Korea has begun to use stopovers in Russian ports to disguise its coal shipments to China,...


Trump Expands Jones Act Waiver to Cover More Ports

By MarEx 2017-09-14 17:04:40

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, the Trump administration issued a Jones Act waiver allowing foreign-flagged tankers to carry refined products between...


Georgia, South Carolina Ports Reopen in Irma's Wake

By MarEx 2017-09-14 14:05:30

Florida's seaports have reopened for business after the passage of Hurricane Irma, and ports directly to the north have begun to resume operations as well. The Port...

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