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Messina is a city on the Northeast corner of Sicily on the Strait of Messina opposite Reggio Calabria. the port is operated by Autorità di Sistema Portuale dello Stretto (AdSP – Strait).

Italian government reviews Messina Strait bridge project

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) September 26, 2023 – Summary of the situation 100 days after the establishment of the Board of Directors of the Stretto di...

Technical team for Strait of Messina bridge project named

Messina, Sicily, Italy (Ports Europe) September 22, 2023 – With the support of the Sicilian and Calabria regions, the technical team that makes up the...

Italian government to disburse €14.7 mln to ports

Rome, Italy (Ports Europe) July 31, 2023 – The Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport has disbursed an advance of €14.7 million to the 12 Port System...

Messina Strait port authority publishes 3-year plan, future bridge considered

Messina, Sicily, Italy (PortSEurope) July 27, 2023 – Autorità di Sistema Portuale dello Stretto (AdSP – Strait) has approved a three-year...

Port of Messina issues tender for new cruise terminal

Messina, Sicily, Italy (PortSEurope) July 3, 2023 – A new tender has been issued for a contract to construct and manage of the cruise terminal in the...

First operational meeting of Società Stretto di Messina takes place

Messina, Italy (PortSEurope) June 30, 2023 – The first operational meeting of the board of directors of Società Stretto di Messina met on June 27,...

Società Stretto di Messina appoints new board of directors

Messina, Sicily, Italy (PortSEurope) June 12, 2023 – At a shareholders’ meeting of Società Stretto di Messina, a new Board of Directors was...

What are the advantages of the new bridge over the Strait of Messina?

Messina, Italy (Ports Europe) May 29, 2023 – This week, the Italian Senate agreed to convert the decree on the bridge over the Strait of Messina into...

Italian Senate approves bridge over Strait of Messina

Rome, Italy (Ports Europe) May 25, 2023 – After the green light from the Senate to convert the decree on the bridge over the Strait of Messina into law,...

Italy: Messina Bridge Decree approved by the Council of Ministers

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) March 17, 2023 – The Italian government’s Council of Ministers has given the green light to a text that allows the...

European Investment Bank, Italy discuss investment

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) March 15, 2023 – The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Italian Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport (MIT) have met to...

Salvini remains keen on new Strait of Messina bridge

Messina, Italy (PortSEurope) March 8, 2023 – Matteo Salvini, Deputy Prime Minister of Italy and Minister of Infrastructure and Transport, remains...

Port of Messina to tender dock electrification process

Messina, Italy (Ports Europe) February 2, 2023 – The ports of Messina, Reggio Calabria and Milazzo, represented by Invitalia, have published a tender for...

Southern ports to benefit from Italian government rail investment

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) December 21, 2022 – Southern ports are to benefit from Italian government rail investment in two high-speed projects. Two...

Salvini calls for EU investment in Strait of Messina bridge, Sicily

Rome, Italy (PortSEurope) November 4, 2022 – On October 22, Matteo Salvini, leader of the League party and deputy prime minister, was sworn in as...

AdSP dello Stretto (Messina) approves sustainability plan

Messina, Sicily, Italy (Ports Europe) October 18, 2022 – AdSP dello Stretto (Messina) has approved the sustainability plan for 2021. President Mario...

Port of Messina to receive funding of €6.6 million

Messina, Italy (Ports Europe) October 5, 2022 – The Port of Messina will receive funding of €6.6 million from the government’s Ministry of...

RFI tenders for two green ferries for Strait of Messina

Palermo, Italy (Ports Europe) June 22, 2022 – Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI) is tendering for the supply of two fast dual fuel ferries for the Strait of...

Italian ports targeted by Russian cyber hackers

Rome, Italy (Ports Europe) June 7, 2022 – Italian ports have been targeted by “Legion”, an offshoot of the pro-Russian activist...

Port of Messina set for redevelopment

Messina, Italy (Ports Europe) May 20, 2022 – A memorandum of understanding has been signed between the Region Calabria, Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (FS...

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