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Peru has awarded a port concession in Pisco to the Paracas consortium, consisting of Spanish company Servinoga and three Brazilian firms – Pattac, Tucumann, and Fortesolo.

Published in Finance Deals
Monday, 05 May 2014 14:24

BP Marine leases at Açu

Prumo Logística, which is developing the Açu port in Brazil, today announced that BP is setting up a marine fuel facility at its onshore terminal (T2) in São João da Barra, in the north of Rio de Janeiro state.

Published in Finance Deals

The Port of Rotterdam Authority has announced that it has entered into a joint venture with TPK (Terminal Presidente Kennedy) Logistica to develop Porto Central, a greenfield port that will be built in the southernmost part of the Brazilian state of Espirito Santo.

Published in Finance Deals
Tuesday, 22 April 2014 15:26

Hapag-Lloyd and CSAV to merge

Hapag-Lloyd and Compañía Sud Americana de Vapores (CSAV) are to merge and become the world’s fourth largest liner shipping company.

Published in Finance Deals

US agricultural cooperative CHS has announced that it has acquired 29.45% of a greenfield terminal in the port of Quequen/Necochea, in the Buenos Aires province.

Published in Finance Deals
Thursday, 10 April 2014 12:15

Chouest leases area in Açu Port

Prumo Logistica, which develops the Açu Port in Brazil, has announced that it has leased a 255.200 m2 area to Edison Chouest, which will build an offshore support base.

Published in Finance Deals
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 14:56

Strike in Argentinian ports tomorrow

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is advising that a strike is expected to affect operations in Argentinian ports on Thursday.

Published in Regulation and Policy

Five Chilean ports remain closed after an earthquake of 8.2 magnitude struck off the coast of northern Chile and triggered a tsunami alert, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) reports.

Published in Security / Environment
Wednesday, 02 April 2014 14:18

N4 and SmartPort for Caacupe-mi

Cargotec today reported that Puerto Caacupe-mi, in Paraguay, has decided to implement a Navis terminal operating system (TOS) and several modules of Kalmar’s process automation software at its terminals in Asuncion and Pilar.

Friday, 28 March 2014 12:10

North Chile port launches tender

The Chilean port of Iquique has launched an international tender to find a new operator and to expand its berthing facilities to accommodate New Panamax vessels.

Published in Finance Deals


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