Planned expansion of Slavyanka port in Russia

Korean infrastructure and engineering company Hyein E&C plans to invest an estimated USD500 million into the expansion of the Slavyanka port in the Russian Far East, the Russian Far East Investment Promotion Agency (IPA) announced […]

DEME widens Kiel Canal

Belgian-based dredging group DEME has been awarded a contract as part of a joint venture to widen a 4 km stretch of Kiel Canal in Germany. Work started in January 2020 and will run until […]

India moves closer to modernising major state-owned ports

Putting an end to protracted delays and uncertainty generated by labour pressure and wider stakeholder consultation, the Indian government has approved a long-awaited reform bill designed to revamp and modernise the country’s major public port entities. The proposal was first tabled in the […]

Inland upgrades support US industry

A government grant is enabling several projects at the US port of Jeffersonville to be rolled out simultaneously, and forms part of a nationwide push to update its inland waterways The port of Indiana-Jeffersonville on […]