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ABS Partners Up with MAN, SDARI on Ammonia-Fueled Feeder Ship

“Classification society ABS has joined forces with MAN Energy Solutions (MAN) and the Shanghai Merch...

ABS terminates class services to Russian vessels, assets and companies

“Due to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, the U.S. classification society American Bureau of Shipping (...

ABS to class Maersk’s methanol-fuelled newbuilds

“ABS is to class AP Moller – Maersk’s groundbreaking 16,000 teu ethanol-fuelled containership newbuildings.” See the original story at Seatrade Maritime News. Source: Seatrade Maritime News (JK)

ABS to class more Maersk methanol-fueled ships

"Maersk has chosen ABS to class its latest order of six methanol-fuelled container ships due to be c...

ABS, DSME Ink Digitalization and Decarbonization JDP

“Classification society ABS and South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (D...

Abu Dhabi and Antwerp Sign Blockchain MoU

“The Maqta Gateway in Abu Dhabi has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Port of Antw...

Abu Dhabi continues smart port transformation with autonomous tugboats

“Abu Dhabi Ports will develop the world’s first fully unmanned autonomous commercial marine tugboats in a collaboration with vessel designer Robert Allan Ltd.” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)

Abu Dhabi Maritime formed to oversee all of emirate’s waterways

“In a reorganisation of the local maritime structure Abu Dhabi Ports (ADP) has been given primary re...

Abu Dhabi Ports Agrees Indian Ocean Partnership

“A cooperation agreement has been signed by Abu Dhabi Ports and the Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA),...

Abu Dhabi Ports and DNV GL sign MoU to build sustainable maritime ecosystem

“Abu Dhabi Ports has signed an MoU with DNV GL, the world’s largest consultancy of independent marit...

Abu Dhabi Ports Announces Concession Agreement with COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited

Abu Dhabi Ports announced today the signing of a container terminal concession agreement with COSCO...

Abu Dhabi Ports Announces Expansion of Khalifa Port is on Track

The following release was published by Abu Dhabi Ports:

Phase 1 of Khalifa Port Logistics and Sou...

Abu Dhabi Ports announces major relief package

“Abu Dhabi Ports has announced major initiatives to address concerns of its customers across its industrial and economic zone subsidiaries in these uncertain times.” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports bullish on shipping container volume growth amid coronavirus crisis

“State-owned Abu Dhabi Ports on Tuesday signalled that it was optimistic about container shipping vo...

Abu Dhabi Ports completes second phase of port development

“Abu Dhabi Ports has completed the second development phase of the multipurpose Delma Port as it looks to improve regional maritime trade and connectivity.” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports expands supply chain logistics solutions with acquisition of MICCO

“UAE’s Abu Dhabi Ports has announced the acquisition of MICCO Logistics in a move to become a provider of fully integrated supply chain logistics solutions.” See the original story at Seatrade Maritime News. Source: Seatrade Maritime News (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports issues $1bn in 10-year bonds

“Abu Dhabi Ports announced it has successfully issued $1bn of 10-year bonds, subject to settlement conditions.” See the original story at Seatrade Maritime News. Source: Seatrade Maritime News (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports launching container feeder with Bengal Tiger Line

“Abu Dhabi Ports has partnered with Bengal Tiger Line to launch a new feeder line – Safeen Feeders.” See the original story at Seatrade Maritime News. Source: Seatrade Maritime News (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports opens Fujairah Terminals after Dh1bn expansion

“An expanded container terminal at Fujairah Port was inaugurated on Sunday after an investment of Dh1 billion ($272m).” See the original story at The National. Source: The National (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports plans $1bln Khalifa expansion

“State-owned Abu Dhabi Ports Company said on Wednesday it was investing 3.8 billion dirhams ($1.03 billion) in an expansion of Khalifa Port which will help increase capacity.” See the original story at Zawya. Source: Zawya (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports records 82.4% jump in first-half container volumes

“Abu Dhabi Ports’ shipping container volumes surged 82.4 per cent in the first half of 2019, despite...

Abu Dhabi Ports sees strong H1 revenue growth

“Abu Dhabi Ports Group has published its financial report for the first half of the year, recording...

Abu Dhabi Ports set for a record-breaking 2019

“Abu Dhabi Ports is on-pace to close 2019 with impressive results and record-breaking milestones, un...

Abu Dhabi Ports sets up COVID-19 testing facilities

“Abu Dhabi Ports has set up COVID-19 testing facilities at Zayed and Khalifa ports with the capacity to test up to 700 daily.” See the original story at Seatrade Maritime News. Source: Seatrade Maritime News (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports Signs Fujairah Port Development Deal

“Port developer and operator Abu Dhabi Ports has signed an AED 500 million (USD 136.1 million) agreement to develop the Port of Fujairah.” For more, see the original article on World Maritime News. Source: World Maritime News (LF)

Abu Dhabi Ports Splashing USD 1 Bn on Khalifa’s Expansion

“Khalifa Port, the flagship port of Abu Dhabi Ports, is set for further expansion with a planned inv...

Abu Dhabi Ports Starts Fujairah Operations

“United Arab Emirates port operator Abu Dhabi ports has launched a new container, cruise and RoRo terminal operating arm at Fujairah Port.” For more, see the original article at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (LF)

Abu Dhabi Ports strikes a couple of digital deals

“Abu Dhabi Ports has proceeded with a couple of agreements aiming to accelerate its digital transformation and improve the efficiency of its operations and processes.” See the original story at Container News. Source: Container News (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports takes over inland container depot in effort to improve Middle East supply chain

“Abu Dhabi Ports has signed an agreement with Transportr to manage its inland container depot (ICD)...

Abu Dhabi Ports Teams Up with Dell on Digitalization Drive

“Abu Dhabi Ports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Dell Technologies with the aim...

Abu Dhabi Ports to launch Smart Container Initiative

“Abu Dhabi Ports has launched the Smart Container Initiative to develop digital solutions and develop a resilient, safe and optimised eco-friendly mobile environment.” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)

Abu Dhabi Ports, MSC to Jointly Work on Blockchain Solution

“Abu Dhabi Ports subsidiary, Maqta Gateway, has unveiled its plans to start testing of its blockchai...

Abu Dhabi Ports: KIZAD to Offer 75 Pct of Services Free of Charge

“Abu Dhabi Ports has waived charges for over 75% of services offered by its subsidiary Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (KIZAD).” To learn more, see the original story at World Maritime News. Source: World Maritime News (JK)

Abu Dhabi Terminals improves its global connectivity with the MSC and 2M ‘JADE’ service

“Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT), the managers and operators of Khalifa Port Container Terminal, recently...

Abu Dhabi Terminals joins forces with Microsoft in AI partnership

“Abu Dhabi Terminals has partnered with Microsoft to enhance the terminals’ container tracking and autonomous shuttle capabilities at Khalifa Port.” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)

Abu Dhabi Terminals Orders Konecranes ASC System for Container Terminal

” Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT) has selected Konecranes to be the supplier of an automated stacking cran...

Abu Dhabi Terminals receives STS cranes as part of mega expansion plan

“As part of its ongoing expansion efforts, Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT), has announced the delivery of its latest batch of ship-to-shore (STS) cranes.” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)

Abu Dhabi to take over Fujairah Port operations

**“United Arab Emirates-based developer and terminal operator Abu Dhabi Ports has signed an agreemen...

Abu Dhabi to work with other major ports to keep trade flowing

“In an effort to collaborate and keep trade flows open during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, Abu Dhabi...

Abu Dhabi’s container port ready for next phase of expansion

**Annual handling capacity at Khalifa Port Container Terminal will grow to 2.5 million twenty-foot e...

ACCC Seeks Views on Ocean Liner Shipping Class Exemption

“The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) has issued a discussion paper seeking comme...

ACCC Taking TasPorts to Court for Alleged Misuse of Market Power

“The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has instituted Federal Court proceedings...

Accel-KKR completes Navis acquisition

“Technology investment firm Accel-KKR has completed the acquisition of Navis LLC with all business units and employees to be transferred by the end of 2021.” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)

ACL Christens New Con/Ro ‘Atlantic Star’

“On Friday, Atlantic Container Line (ACL) christened its new G4 vessel, the ATLANTIC STAR, at the He...

ACL ends Gothenburg Call

ACL has finally decided on its 2018 schedule, now that all of its new G4 vessels are in service. The...

ACL overcomes fleet ‘mechanical problems’ and boosts cargo

“ACL has conquered mechanical problems with its G4 conro vessels and is back on track with its schedule, its president Andrew Abbott told Container Shipping & Trade” See the original story at Riviera. Source: Riviera (JK)

ACL, Peel Ports Extend Port of Liverpool Agreement

“U.S.-based Atlantic Container Line (ACL) has arranged a 15-year contract extension with Peel Ports...

ACP Sets Inauguration Date for New Panama Canal

The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) announced Wednesday that the long-delayed inauguration of the Panam...

ACP to re-tender Corozal box terminal

In Panama, the Board of Directors of the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has given the management team...

Acquisition of Krishnapatnam by Adani Ports greenlit

“The Competition Commission of India has approved the acquisition of India’s second largest private port by Adani Ports and Special economic Zone Limited (APSEZ).” See the original story at Port Technology. Source: Port Technology (JK)