Vietnam to revamp Da Nang port

Royal HaskoningDHV advising on port development and Mekong Delta upgrade Vietnam is working with Dutch engineering consultancy Royal HaskoningDHV to revamp the port facilities in Da Nang, as well as to make the Mekong Delta […]

Thai politics delay port expansion

An ongoing phase of political uncertainty in Thailand has led to a lack of bids for the Laem Chabang port expansion, making a delay of the project inevitable Domestic political uncertainty in Thailand following inconclusive […]

New Jersey prepares for LNG port

A new port operation on southern New Jersey’s Delaware River, United States, now taking shape at the site of a long-shuttered DuPont dynamite plant, is a sign of accelerating change for ports in the Philadelphia region […]

Dredging for Busan New Port continues

Dredging has begun for Phase 2–6 of the Busan New Port development in South Korea. The works, scheduled for completion in December 2025, will see the construction of two berths, adding 1.3 million teu to the annual handling […]

Taicang to expand container capacity

Taicang port, situated along the Yangtze River in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, will build four more berths to take its annual container handling capacity to 6 million teu by 2020.   Taicang Port Group says that the […]

Major refurbishment at East London dry dock

The Princess Elizabeth dry dock at South Africa’s only river port, East London, is in the throes of a USD3.8 million facelift to support the sustainability of the region’s ship repair and boat building sectors. […]

Upgrading the digital port infrastructure

The Dubai Maritime Agenda conference, which took place on Sunday, 22 September in Dubai as part of the United Arab Emirates Maritime Week, discussed how blockchain can be implemented in ports in future. Martijn Thijsen, […]