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Reference: Bunkering in Gibraltar

Gibraltar (Ports Europe) April 18, 2024 – Gibraltar is the largest bunkering port in the Mediterranean. Its bunkering companies continue to grow, and...

Reference – The European Green Deal

Vienna, Austria (Ports Europe) April 11, 2024 – The European Green Deal is a comprehensive set of policy initiatives by the European Commission to make...

Reference – Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU)

Vienna, Austria (Ports Europe) March 29, 2024 – A Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) is a specialized vessel used in the liquefied natural...

What is the relationship between seaports and subsea cables?

Genoa, Italy (Ports Europe) March 25, 2024 – In recent months, Ports Europe has covered developments in subsea cables and increased telecommunications....

Reference – Full list of ports in Ukraine’s Odesa region

Odesa, Ukraine (Ports Europe) March 3, 2024 – Below is a full list of terminals ports in Ukraine’s Black Sea Odesa (Odessa) region with a link to further...

Reference – Official list of Russian ports

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) January 21, 2024 – The register of sea ports of Russia includes 67 ports, which are included in 8 sea basins and are located...

Reference – Russia’s Arctic and Far East ports projects

Moscow, Russia (Ports Europe) January 2, 2024 – The past year consolidated the trends formed in 2022 (when Russia was hit by Western sanctions for its...

Reference – What equipment is used in port automation?

Port automation is increasingly used and will become the norm for new port facilities. It reduces labour needs and costs, and has a high level of efficiency....

Reference – What cranes do ports use?

Ports use a variety of cranes for different purposes. Some common types of cranes used in ports include the following. It depends on the cargo handled and the...

Reference – What are the advantages of transport corridors?

What is a transport corridor and what are its advantages? A transport corridor refers to a designated route(s) or pathway(s) that facilitates the movement of...

Ports and wind power – a mutual relationship

Marseille, France (Ports Europe) May 13, 2023 – The Russian invasion of Ukraine has had a direct impact on the development of wind power in the European...

Reference – Kanal Istanbul

Kanal Istanbul is a proposed artificial sea-level waterway that would connect the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara, bypassing the Bosphorus Strait. The project...

Reference – The Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T)

The EU’s trans-European transport network policy, the TEN-T policy, is a key instrument for the development of coherent, efficient, multimodal, and...

Reference – Volga-Don Canal (VCSNC – Volga-Caspian Sea Navigation Canal)

Russia’s Lenin Volga–Don Shipping Canal connects the Volga and Don rivers (both in Russia) at their closest points. The canal, together with...

Reference – TRACECA

TRACECA is an international programme aimed at strengthening of economic relations, trade and transport communication in the regions of the Black Sea...

Reference – Trans-Caspian International Transport Route (Middle Corridor)

The Trans-Caspian International Transport Route (TITR), also known as the Middle Corridor, combines the countries participating in the new Silk Road project...

Reference – International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC)

The International North–South Transport Corridor (INSTC) is a 7,200-km-long, multi-modal transport corridor for moving freight between...

Reference – European Clean Hydrogen Alliance

The European Clean Hydrogen Alliance aims at an ambitious deployment of hydrogen technologies by 2030, bringing together renewable and low-carbon hydrogen...

Reference – CORE LNGas hive

November 19, 2018 CORE LNGas hive is a project selected by the European Commission to support clean power for transport. The aim of the project is to develop a...

Reference – GAINN4MOS

November 19, 2018 GAINN4MOS aims to improve the Motorways of the Sea network in six Member States (Spain, France, Croatia, Italy, Portugal and Slovenia) by...

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