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  • 14 May 2020
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $9.47 million Articulated Concrete Block Mat and Toe Key contract, May 12, to Construcciones José Carro S.E., headquartered in Ponce, Puerto Rico. This contract is part of a phased approach to flood risk management actions being constructed as part of the Rio de la Plata Flood Control […]

  • 21 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    HYPACK® was selected as the main hydrographic tool for two international commissions responsible for important navigational areas of Argentina and Uruguay. To the South of the American continent, ranging between Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay lies the Uruguay River, about 1750 km long. This river flows into the Rio de la Plata, which in turn is […]

  • 8 August 2011
    Project & Tenders

    First phase of terminal will add 450,000 TEUs of capacity to Port of La Plata. International Container Terminal Services will complete the… (joc) [mappress] Source: joc, August 8, 2011

  • 8 August 2011

    First phase of terminal will add 450,000 TEUs of capacity to Port of La Plata. International Container Terminal Services will complete the first phase… (joc) [mappress] Source: joc, August 8, 2011

  • 7 January 2014

    GE Aviation will display its model LM2500 high-speed catamaran engine at the World LNG Fuels Conference in Houston, Jan. 21-23. Earlier this year, Buenos Aires-based Buquebus, a diversified transportation company, set a world speed record of 58.1 knots (107.6 kmh or 66.9 mph) by powering its new Francisco high-speed ferry with LNG and diesel-fueled LM2500 […]

  • 5 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Boskalis has been awarded a 5-year contract by the Comision Administradora del Rio de la Plata (CARP), for the capital and maintenance dredging of the Martin Garcia channel. This contract carries a total value for the 50/50 joint venture with DEME of approximately EUR 110 million and signing is expected to take place in the coming […]

  • 8 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    A bulker operated by Atlantska Plovidba suffered a main engine failure in the Rio de la Plata.

  • 5 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Driven by the growth in global trade, Uruguay has awarded the contract for the deepening of the Martín García channel, the main access channel to Uruguay’s second largest port, Nueva Palmira, as well as to the Rio Uruguay. Namely, Dutch maritime services provider Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a 5-year contract by the Comision […]

  • 25 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Navis, the global technology standard for managing the movement of cargo through terminals, yesterday announced that DP World’s Terminales Rio de la Plata (TRP), the largest container facility in Argentina, successfully went live on the Navis N4 terminal operating system (TOS). Following nearly 20 years of continued partnership with Navis, TRP upgraded to N4 to […]

  • 25 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Navis, the global technology standard for managing the movement of cargo through terminals, announced that DP World’s Terminales Rio de la Plata (TRP), the largest container facility in Argentina, successfully went live on the Navis N4 terminal operating system (TOS). “In order to take our operations to the next level and position our terminal for […]

  • 31 July 2012

    President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner took off to Brasilia on Monday afternoon to attend the Mercosur Summit, reports buenosairesherald.com. Once there, Fernández de Kirchner will meet with his Uruguayan counterpart, José “Pepe” Mujica, amid the controversy triggered over the case of irregularities in the dredging of the Martín García Channel in the Río de La […]

  • 25 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The 23rd Latin American Congress of Ports will be held in the city of Puerto Iguazu, Argentina, on August 26-29, 2014. This event will be hosted by the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) in strategic partnership with the Government of Misiones, the Argentine Port Council and the Port Authorities of Bahfa Blanca, Quequen, Buenos […]

  • 21 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    HYPACK® was selected as the main hydrographic tool for two international commissions responsible for important navigational areas of Argentina and Uruguay. To the South of the American continent, ranging between Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay lies the Uruguay River, about 1750 km long. This river flows into the Rio de la Plata, which in turn is […]

  • 21 March 2011

    The President of Argentina inaugurated South America’s newest cruise terminal, Quinquela Martin in Argentina, last week. The new cruise terminal complex, located in DP World’s Terminales Rio de la Plata (TRP), is spread over 12,300 square metres, and has capacity to handle 600,000 passengers a year. The new cruise terminal has can berth four 300-metre […]

  • 27 October 2014

    Bulk carrier Saga Falcon ran aground on Sunday, October 26th in the river Rio de la Plata five nautical miles south from Chinchillas, Uruguay.  Due to the grounded vessel owned by Saga Welco , the traffic in the Martín García canal was completely obstructed, according to  Argentine Hydrographic Service, branch of the Ministry of Defense responsible for providing […]

  • 27 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has been awarded the contract for the supply of multiple Kalmar SmartPort solutions to TecPlata S.A, a fully-owned ICTSI company. The greenfield terminal located in Port La Plata, Argentina, will feature in the first phase Kalmar SmartLift and SmartStack on its 18 Kalmar terminal tractors, nine ZPMC RTGs, two Kalmar reachstackers […]

  • 28 January 2014
    Vessels

    Zeus, the organiser of the World LNG Fuels conference, which took place on January 21-23 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, announced the LNG fueled ferry Francisco as the winner of the 2014 Black Diamond Award. The ferry, owned and operated by Buquebus, operates on the Rio de la plata between Buenos Aires […]

  • 3 August 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Foster Wheeler AG announced today that its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded an owner’s engineer contract for a new LNG receiving terminal (the “GNL Del Plata” facility) to be built in Montevideo, in the region of Río de la Plata, Uruguay. The contract was awarded by Uruguay’s state-owned oil company, Administración Nacional […]

  • 24 February 2014

    General Ports Administration, state company running the port of Buenos Aires has inked a contract to adapt the port to cope with the dominant new generation of giant ships, reports buenosairesherald. AGP aims to spend US$700 million to adapt the port of Buenos Aires to the Panama Canal parameters. The plans to upgrade the port […]

  • 17 June 2008

    Hamburg, 10 June 2008. Today the RIO DE JANEIRO was christened at the Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. (DSME) yard in Okpo (Korea). After the “Rio de la Plata” she is the second newbuilding of a series of six identical vessels, each with a slot capacity of 5,900 TEU. This makes the “Rio” […]

  • 25 October 2016

    Argentina’s YPF has reportedly started negotiations with Corporacion America, discussing possible construction of a third LNG import terminal.

  • 2 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Euro Banks to Increase Bad Shipping Loan Provisions by Quarter European banks need to increase their provisions for bad shipping loans by 25%, to EUR 7.3 billion (USD 9.25bn), according to the European Central Bank’s (ECB) year-long examination of the resilience and positions of the 130 largest banks in the Euro area as of 31 […]