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Port Finance International
Rio 2017

21 – 22 June 2017,
Rio de Janeiro

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The  Port of Gothenburg has announced plans to develop a new $485 million logistics park to drive growth and boost throughput at the site.

Port operator PSA Singapore Terminals (PSA) has launched Phases 3 and 4 of its $3.5 billion Pasir Panjang Terminal (PPT) with the opening of almost 6,000 metres of quay length designed to serve the next generation of mega container ships.

The Port of Antwerp has announced the launch of a new pilot phase for it APCS port community platform with the release of a new application called Cubix.

Technology system developer Navis has teamed up with equipment maker Kalmar to create a new integrated solution, called OneTerminal, aimed at improving automation in the container terminal industry.

The relentless trend towards larger and larger container vessel capacity is set to continue unabated, delegates at TOC Europe heard today, as discussions are already taking place to develop the next generation of super-sized ships with capacities up to 22,000 TEU.

Port crane developer Kalmar launched its next generation automatic stacking crane (ASC) system at the TOC Europe event in Rotterdam today.

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has announced the start of work to develop a new jetty and expand capacity at its R.B.C. Container Terminal. The work will be completed by  contracting firm De Klerk and is expected to be finished by January 2016.

Emirati terminal operator Gulftainer will open its  $100 million Canaveral Cargo Terminal (CCT) later this month, with the first call scheduled from CMA CGM’s service on  June 12.

Victoria International Container Terminal Ltd (VICT), located at the Port of Melbourne,  has announced it will adopt a new automation solution from Sydney-based IT supplier 1-Stop to improve productivity and optimize port operations at the site.

Russian port agency Rosmorport has announced a $3.3 million open tender for work to dredge the Volga-Caspian Seaway Canal that connects river ports in Russia with the Caspian Sea and onward markets.

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