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  • 15 December 2016

    Slovenia’s Port of Koper welcomed recently MSC Paloma, which is said to be the largest container vessel that has entered the Adriatic Sea. The 14,028 TEU boxship was built by South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) in 2010. Until now, the record at the Port of Koper was held by MSC Luciana, which […]

  • 9 July 2015

    Slovenian Port of Koper informed that it has been awarded €300,000 under the Connecting Europe Facility open call for grants published by the Innovation & Networks Executive Agency.

  • 9 July 2015

    Slovenian Port of Koper informed that it has been awarded €300,000 under the Connecting Europe Facility open call for grants published by the Innovation & Networks Executive Agency.

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The Group Luka Koper, one of the fastest growing ports in the Adriatic Sea, and Dutch-based company Van Oord have completed the first phase of the Port Koper deepening project. The increased water depth of 14 m at the port’s Container Terminal will allow the berthing of bigger vessels with larger loads, creating new possibilities […]

  • 28 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Japan Research Institute, accompanied by the Head of the Overseas Projects Unit of the Japanese Ministry of Infrastructures and Transports – Mr. Kosuke Fujita, recently visited the four members of the North Adriatic Ports Association (NAPA). During the meetings at the ports of Venice, Trieste, Koper and Rijeka, the delegation wanted to learn more […]

  • 15 September 2016

    Slovenian Port of Koper welcomed three new Electrification – Rubber Tyred Gantry (RTG) cranes on September 10, 2016.   Made by the Finnish crane manufacturer Konecranes, the RTG cranes were assembled in Split, Croatia, and transported by a 90-meter barge to Koper. Each 142-tonne crane uses electricity as a power source as it is more environment-friendly […]

  • 28 November 2016

    Slovenia’s Port of Koper has welcomed for the first time COSCO Shipping Panama, one of the largest container vessels to moor in Koper. Arriving from the Chinese Port Kelang, COSCO Shipping Panama will call afterward at Trieste, Italy, and then sail to Turkey. According to the port, about 3,000 TEUs will be loaded and unloaded from the […]

  • 11 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Slovenian port of Koper presented studies in the framework of the European project GAINN4MOS as the port is looking to refuel vessels with liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the site. Koper port said that, although the National spatial plan for comprehensive spatial arrangement of the international port in Koper does not foresee the existence of fixed infrastructure […]

  • 9 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    On the 8th of May 2014, the Port of Koper, Slovenia saw the arrival of the largest cargo vessel ever, the 327-metre long Helen N, which was delivering 200,201 tonnes of iron ore, another record for the port. A test shipment of iron ore briquettes shall also be arriving in the near future, and such […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Luka Koper and the Netherlands-based company Van Oord have concluded the contract on deepening the access channel and northern section of Basin I within the Port of Koper harbour area. The contract in the amount of EUR 2.48 million anticipates the seabed dredging along the Container Terminal to 14 metres which will require the removal […]

  • 8 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Luka Koper’s Management Board President Gašpar Gašpar Mišič today met with His Excellency Mr Zhang Xianyi, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Slovenia, and his colleagues. The Ambassador spent most of the day in Koper, commencing his visit at Koper Municipality where he was received by Mayor Boris Popovič. This was followed by […]

  • 22 April 2020
    Business & Finance

    During the Minister of Infrastructure Jernej Vrtovec’s recent visit to the Port of Koper, the management board of Luka Koper has introduced the latest info about their ongoing and future infrastructural projects to the minister. The ministerial delegation took an overview, among other things, of the construction of the new garage, the almost completed ro-ro […]

  • 27 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    CMA CGM’s 334-metre long Cendrillon, the longest ship ever to enter the Port of Koper, was moored alongside the Container Terminal. The Cendrillon, with the capacity of 8500 TEUs, is the first in a series of five larger ships that the French container shipping company will include in the existing Phoenician Express service that directly connects […]

  • 23 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Slovenian Port of Koper has surpassed this year’s expectations as it handled more than 20 million tonnes so far, with the expected reach of 20.5 million tonnes by the end of 2015. “This year has been exceptional in many areas. We exceeded the milestone of 700,000 TEUs, the number of vehicles has surmounted the amount before the crisis […]

  • 3 October 2008

    Ireland-based Liebherr Container Cranes has won an order to deliver two additional super post-panamax quayside gantry cranes to Slovenia. Terminal operator Luka Koper will put the new cranes into service alongside two similar Liebherr units at the port of Koper.

  • 17 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Thanks to the dredged seabed to -14 meters along the quayside of the Container Terminal and because of the latest integrations between global container carriers, the Port of Koper will be directly connected with the Far East by three container lines from January 2015. In the case of the two newly introduced services (2M and Ocean3) […]

  • 19 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Luka Koper and the Netherlands-based company Van Oord have concluded the contract on deepening the access channel and northern section of Basin I within the Port of Koper harbour area. The contract in the value of $3.4m stipulates the seabed dredging along the Container Terminal to 14 metres, which will require the removal of 230,000 m3 […]

  • 19 June 2014

    NAPA, the North Adriatic Ports Association which joins the ports of Koper, Venice, Trieste and Rijeka, has used Transport Logistics China Fair in Shanghai, held between 17th and 19th of June, to promote the Adriatic as the fastest and most direct shipping route servicing the markets of Central and Eastern Europe. According to NAPA, the Northern Adriatic ports […]

  • 20 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Wednesday, the 19th February 2014, saw the commencement of dredging operations to deepen Basin I at the Port of Koper. This long-awaited project, which will fulfil Luka Koper’s commitment to ship owners, is of crucial importance in the future development of the company through enhancing the port’s competitiveness. Dredging work is being carried out by […]

  • 17 June 2011

    The Management Board of Luka Koper d.d. was delighted to receive news that at its session held of 16th June, the Government of the Republic of Slovenia endorsed the National Spatial Plan (NSP) for a comprehensive spatial arrangement of the Port of Koper. The NSP is the principal document that will facilitate the port’s development […]

  • 20 February 2014

    Dredging operations to deepen Basin I at the Port of Koper began on Wednesday, 19th February 2014. This long-awaited project, which will fulfil Luka Koper’s commitment to ship owners, is of crucial importance in the future development of the company through enhancing the port’s competitiveness. Dredging work is being carried out by the Italian company […]

  • 16 April 2010

    The Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, and the Minister of Transport, Patrick Vlačič, today visited the Port of Koper, where they met with the company’s management. The talks mainly focused on further development of the port and in this context, on the adoption of a national… [mappress] Source:kpv.gov,April 16,2010;