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Port of Beirut experiences further collapse of silos

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 25, 2022 – For the third time in a month, the Port of Beirut has experienced further collapse of silos. On August 4,...

Port of Beirut silos partially collapse

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) August 2, 2022 – Last Sunday, part of the grain silos at Beirut Port collapsed, bringing back memories of the explosion...

Ports of Marseille and Beirut sign cooperation agreement

Marseille, France (PortSEurope) June 9, 2022 – The Ports of Marseille and Beirut have signed cooperation agreement aimed at strengthening cooperation...

Lebanese government orders the demolition of grain silos at Beirut port

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) April 18, 2022 – The Lebanese government has ordered the demolition of grain silos at the port of Beirut which were largely...

CMA CGM signs the Beirut container terminal management contract

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) March 11, 2022 – Yesterday, the French carrier and logistics company CMA CGM officially signed the management contract for...

CMA CGM awarded concession for Beirut Port container terminal

News – CMA CGM – February 17, 2022 Operations will begin in March 2022 and will last for 10 years, with a target of 1.4 million TEUs.  ...

CMA CGM to manage the Beirut container port terminal

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) February 17, 2022 – The Lebanese government has awarded the contract to manage the concession of the Beirut container port...

Beirut port explosion investigation restarts

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) December 8, 2021 – The judge Tarek Bitar has resumed his investigation into the Beirut port explosion of August 4, 2020,...

Russia talks with Lebanon official reveal interest in the Port of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) November 23, 2021 – Rosneft, the Russian energy company, has indicated that it plans to expand its oil product storage...

CMA CGM reopens its headquarters in the port of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) November 11, 2021 – The French shipping and logistics company CMA CGM has announced the official reopening of its...

Beirut port explosion investigation stalled again

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) October 12, 2021 – An investigation into the causes of the Beirut port explosion in August 2020 has again been halted. Two...

Who was behind the chemicals that destroyed the Port of Beirut in 2020?

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) October 11, 2021 – A chemical-trading network controlled by Ukrainians and hidden behind a veil of proxies and shell firms...

Lebanese judge to resume Port of Beirut explosion investigation

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) October 6, 2021 – Tarek Bitar is to resume an investigation into last year’s port explosion that rocked the Lebanese...

The Port of Beirut: A Dialogue with Lebanese civil society

Transparency and participation as core values of communication with all stakeholders for the rebuilding of the Port of Beirut – August 2, 2021 HPC...

Beirut port blast investigation faces second delay

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) September 27, 2021 – The investigation into the August 4, 2020, explosion at the port of Beirut is set for a further,...

A team of Palestinian architects proposes “Silo Souk” for the port of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) July 12, 2021 – The “Haifa Award” international program set up by the iDARjerusalem association and led by an...

Recygroup International awarded contract to clear grain from the Port of Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon (PortSEurope) June 20, 2021 – The French environmental engineering company Recygroup International has been awarded a €1.4 million...