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The Port of Sines is the largest artificial port in Portugal, and a deep water port and is located around 100km south of Lisbon. The Port of Sines is an open deep-water sea port with excellent maritime access, without restrictions, leading the Portuguese port sector in the volume of cargo handled, and offering unique natural characteristics to receive any type of vessels. Due to its modern specialized terminals, the port is able to handle the different types of cargoes. It is managed by APS-Administração do Porto de Sines and is currently looking at greater involvement in renewable energies. It is a location of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal.

Fusion Fuel receives IPCEI approval for HEVO-Portugal project

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) February 16, 2024 – Fusion Fuel has announced that it has received notification from the European Commission that the...

Tecnimont awarded contract to develop green energy plant in Sines

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) February 5, 2024 – MAIRE has reported that its Tecnimont division has been awarded a FEED contract by MadoquaPower2X to...

Port of Sines joins MSC Dragon network

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) January 31, 2024 – With the first call scheduled for February 5, the Port of Sines will become part of the Dragon Service...

PSA Sines increases crane capacity

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) December 6, 2023 – PSA Sines will increase its capacity with two mega-gantry Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes in February 2024....

Companies cooperate making Sines the new Atlantic Hub

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) October 27, 2023 – aicep Global Parques, EllaLink and Start Campus are working together to make Sines the new Atlantic Hub....

Shenzhen delegation visits Port of Sines

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) October 13, 2023 – On Wednesday this week, a delegation from the Chinese Port of Shenzhen, one of the largest ports in the...

Port of Sines to get closer to Spain with a new rail line

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) August 2, 2023 – The upgrade of the railway line between Evora and Elvas (next to the Spanish border) will increase rail...

Port of Sines reaches agreement with Brazil

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) July 16, 2023 – The Administration of the Ports of Sines and the Algarve (APS) has signed an agreement with CSN –...

Top container ports in the EU in 2022

Rotterdam, The Netherlands (Ports Europe) June 5, 2023 – Most EU ports handled less containers in 2022, compared to 2021. The Q1 2023 TEU results of the top...

Belgian delegation visits Port of Sines

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) May 30, 2023 – On May 26, Pierre-Yves Dermagne, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Labor of Belgium,...

Port of Sines is part of ADMIRAL project

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) May 26, 2023 – The Administration of the Ports of Sines and the Algarve (APS) is part of a European project (ADMIRAL) that...

Singapore Press Club visits Port of Sines, Portugal

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) May 8, 2023 – The Port of Sines (APS) hosted a delegation from the Singapore Press Club, following the participation of...

Chinese ambassador visits Port of Sines, Portugal

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) April 28, 2023 – The Chinese ambassador to Portugal, Zhao Bentang, accompanied by Xia Xiaoling, economic and commercial...

350PPM Biotech consider Sines for new plant

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) March 28, 2023 – 350PPM Biotech is considering the Port of Sines for a new pilot plant to manufacture Marinin. The company...

PSA Sines orders six Gantry Cranes from Konecranes

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) March 13, 2023 – PSA Sines, the Portuguese subsidiary of PSA International, has ordered six electric-powered aRTGs...

Port of Sines attended Intermodal South America 2023

Sines, Portugal (PortSEurope) March 7, 2023 – The Port of Sines has attended Intermodal South America 2023, which took place in São Paulo, Brazil,...

Latin American diplomats visit Port of Sines

Sines, Portugal (Ports Europe) February 3, 2023 – On February 1, the Port of Sines welcomed a diplomatic delegation from Latin American Embassies in...

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