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  • 15 June 2011

    Rio Tinto plans to accelerate its Pilbara iron ore expansion program in Western Australia by spending nearly $310 million on early… (heraldsun) [mappress] Source: heraldsun, June 15, 2011

  • 7 January 2011

    A new national ports strategy, an Australian first, could accelerate work on infrastructure projects such as the M5 expansion and freight… By Jacob Saulwick (smh) [mappress] Source: smh, January 7, 2011;

  • 28 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Government of Sri Lanka (GOSL) has identified the expansion of Port of Colombo to cater the increasing demand of services in the international shipping industry. After comprehensive studies the proposed development in South of Colombo Port was identified essential. This entire infrastructural development project is called “Colombo Port Expansion Project (CPEP)”. The proposed Colombo South […]

  • 15 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Panama Canal is celebrating a century of operations connecting the world, committed to completing its Expansion, the largest infrastructure project of the waterway since its opening. “Going forward, the Panama Canal will continue to connect the world, supported by all the modernization efforts since its construction,” said Panama Canal Administrator Jorge L. Quijano. “The Expansion […]

  • 6 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Federal Member for Hinkler, Keith Pitt, and Deputy Prime Minister, Michael McCormack, have announced that $750,000 would be provided for a pre-feasibility study to assess the viability of an outer harbor at the Port of Bundaberg as a potential site to load larger cargo vessels. “This pre-feasibility study will look at oceanography, tides, prevailing winds […]

  • 3 September 2010
    Business & Finance

    Van Oord was recently awarded the dredging works for the Cape Lambert Port B Project by Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd. The project comprises the construction of a new port facility adjacent to the existing Cape Lambert Port facility in Western Australia. This will involve the construction of a new train unloading infrastructure, stockyard, ship loading […]

  • 5 December 2011

    Expansion work begins next year to upgrade West Africa’s busy and historic port. Already one of the largest ports in West Africa, the …   (chinadaily) [mappress] Source: chinadaily, December 5, 2011;

  • 24 February 2011

    Tralee and Fenit Harbour Commissioners are hoping they won’t be all at sea over their application to build a new, 210-berth marina expansion… (build) [mappress] Source: build, February 24, 2011;

  • 28 March 2011

    The Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) said yesterday that a greater part of the breakwater for the Colombo Port Expansion Project (CPEP)… By Nabeela Hussain (dailymirror) [mappress] Source: dailymirror, March 28, 2011

  • 25 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Genoa is one of the major Italian seaports in the Mediterranean sea. With a trade volume of 50 million tonnes and 2-million TEUs, it is the busiest port of Italy by cargo tonnage. Genoa Port covers an area of about 700 hectares of land stretching along the coastline, with 47 km of maritime ways and 30 km of operative […]

  • 9 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Representative Earl L. Carter, U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson and David Perdue, along with the entire Georgia U.S. House of Representatives delegation, urged the administration to include critical funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP) in the President’s fiscal year 2017 budget. In a letter to Office of Management and Budget Director Shaun Donovan, the […]

  • 23 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, will begin its pre-planning community consultation on 6 March to seek local views on its proposals to build a new port terminal adjacent to the current port. The proposed new port terminal, known as Tilbury2, will be built on a 152 acre site which was part of the […]

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) celebrated the completion of the Kawaihae Harbor Pier 2 Terminal Improvements Project in a dedication ceremony last week. The project resurfaced 3.1 acres of cargo yard area at Pier 2, relocated the Harbors Division Office/Maintenance Facility and comfort station structures and included other infrastructure improvements. “The new container yard provides additional […]

  • 16 June 2010

    China’s Port Industry showed a clear sign of recovery at the end of 2009. [mappress] Source: noppen, June 16, 2010

  • 27 November 2012

    Jharkhand plans to develop its own inland port facility, reports dailypioneer. According to Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda, mineral shipping is a good opportunity for the country’s rapid progress, having in mind that the country is rich in minerals. “During my trip I have witnessed that the ports are linked to development of any State. […]

  • 7 March 2011

    Pushing for the promotion of the Port of Subic as a one-stop logistics center, the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) is now aiming… By JONAS REYES (mb) [mappress] Source: mb, March 7, 2011  

  • 18 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    PortMiami kicked off its Countdown to the Panama Canal 2015 campaign with a flag exchange between the U.S. and Panamanian officials that heralded the coming Post-Panamax era as one of the most important things to happen in shipping in the last century. Ambassador to the U.S., Mario Jaramillo, and Panama Canal Authority V.P. Rodolfo Sabonge […]

  • 5 August 2010

    Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa today toured the Colombo Port to inspect the progress of the Colombo Port Expansion Project (CPEP) … (colombopage) [mappress] Source: colombopage, August 5, 2010;

  • 13 January 2011

    Proponents for a major expansion of a Pine Portage Bay marina sought city council’s endorsement for the project in a deputation prior to … By By Reg Clayton (kenoradailyminerandnews) [mappress] Source: kenoradailyminerandnews, January 14, 2011;

  • 9 February 2011

    We hear new murmurs that the Pine Belt and Hattiesburg, specifically, could benefit greatly from planned expansion of the state Port of … (hattiesburgamerican) [mappress] Source: hattiesburgamerican, February 9, 2011;

  • 18 January 2010
    Project & Tenders

    The Sri Lankan government is in the process of evaluating the submissions made by the consortium in the Colombo Port Expansion Project on the Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) agreement. [mappress] Source:sundaytimes,January 17,2010;

  • 27 January 2012

    Auckland Council is denying it deliberately kept expansion plans for the city’s port from the public, as users fear what it will do to their…   (tvnz) [mappress] Source: tvnz, January 27, 2012; Image: poal

  • 23 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The Airport Authority is planning to expand Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) into a three-runway system to meet its long-term air traffic demand. The project, which is estimated to cost $141.5 billion, will require the reclamation of 650 hectares of land and construction is expected to start next year. After its expansion into a three-runway system, […]

  • 5 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Congressman Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.) welcomed a new report highlighting the state’s progress to repair and grow the Port of Gulfport. Major findings in the Mississippi Development Authority’s (MDA) Status Report include the creation of 1,200 new jobs, increased acreage for new tenants, accelerated pace of […]

  • 29 July 2011

    The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) and the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), which owns and operates the Port of Savannah, renewed their ties with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The MOU, renewable for five years, was first signed in July 2003 and aims to unify efforts to encourage mutual economic benefits. “Considering the […]

  • 24 March 2010

    Port building is “going through exciting times”, and backed by keen investor interest, the government is looking to go the whole hog by focussing on their expansion and improving efficiency, shipping secretary, K Mohandas said… [mappress] Source:dna,March 24,2010;