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  • 11 May 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Multinet Pakistan, Omantel and Xtera Communications have signed a supply agreement for the new subsea cable system Silk Route Gateway 1 (SRG-1). The new cable will directly link Muscat in Oman to Karachi in Pakistan, with a future extension to Gwadar in Pakistan. “The SRG-1 project is our ambition to restore the significance of the traditional silk route by […]

  • 3 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Omantel Telecommunications Company (Omantel) plans to interconnect two submarine cable systems to connect Asia and Africa. According to the media reports, the company will interconnect the Gulf of Africa (G2A) and Silk Road Gateway –1 (SRG -1) cable systems. G2A links Oman and Somalia with onward connection to Ethiopia which is set to extend to […]

  • 10 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Singapore-based container terminal operator PSA International (PSA) has signed a joint venture agreement with China’s Beibu Gulf Port Group (BPG) and compatriot container line Pacific International Lines (PIL) to operate a new container terminal in Qinzhou City, Guangxi Province, China. The BEIBU GULF-PSA International Container Terminal is PSA’s first foray in the South-Western China region – one of the […]

  • 12 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    A multi-million dollar contract was signed at a formal ceremony in Shanghai on July 30, between major UK port operator, Peel Ports, and engineering firm, ZPMC, helping to boost future bilateral trade opportunities between China and the UK. Peel Ports Group is investing over $512 million (£300 million) to redevelop and expand the existing Port […]

  • 26 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Oman’s fast expanding Sohar Port and Freezone is looking East to attract investment, in particular from China, as it works to raise its profile as a competitive gateway for global trade. The Chinese Ambassador to Oman, Yu Fulong, has voiced China’s readiness to explore cooperation opportunities with Sohar. According to Fulong’s statement ahead of Sohar’s annual business reception, to […]

  • 21 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    Towering at a height of 138 metres, taller than the London Eye, London Gateway’s colossal quay cranes are on their way to the UK’s new deep-water container port. The first three of the port’s giant quay cranes, manufactured by Shanghai’s Zhenhua Port Machinery Company (ZPMC), have started their journey from China. The enormous crane’s boom […]

  • 11 January 2012

    Peel Ports is seeking contractors for the Port of Heysham dredging project. The Peel Group reveals a plan which includes dredging 36,000 cubic metres of silt from the North Quay area and dumping of the dredged silt at sea. “Recent surveys of the harbour indicated that levels of silt adjacent to the North Quay have […]

  • 20 January 2012

    Peel Ports Limited has invited bids for the dredging of Port of Heysham’s North Quay, Lancashire. Recent surveys of the harbour indicated that levels of silt adjacent to the North Quay have built up and compromise vessel access and that dredging is required to improve the berth availability. Dredging services required for a quantity (to […]

  • 17 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    APM Terminals’ new Vado Gateway terminal received its first commercial service on February 11.

  • 7 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Global marine terminal operator DP World and Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ), today signed an agreement that will see DP World provide management advisory services for the development of the Khorgos Special Economic Zone (SEZ) and Inland Container Depot (ICD). DP World will also provide similar services under a separate contract at the Port of Aktau, […]

  • 26 March 2015

    Top executives from the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles held a kickoff meeting earlier this week to begin working together on cargo conveyance strategies aimed at speeding up their gateway’s supply chain and making it more efficient. The initial meeting, held at Port of Long Beach headquarters, set the stage to discuss a framework […]

  • 6 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    Petrofac, the international oil & gas facilities service provider, announces that it has acquired a 20% interest in Gateway Storage Company Limited (Gateway), to progress and develop the Gateway Gas Storage project in the East Irish Sea. The cash consideration could be up to £33 million over time, funded from cash resources. This is split […]

  • 22 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Around 10,000 tonnes of silt is set to be removed from the tidal basin at Sharpness Dock in Gloucestershire during a dredging project this week, the Canal and River Trust said in its latest release.  The Trust is carrying out the work to ensure that the gateway from the River Severn into the Gloucester and […]

  • 1 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    DP World London Gateway is connecting the UK with West Africa as a new service operated by Hapag-Lloyd (WAX) and MOL (ARN) starts with the Frisia Luebeck, due to call at the port on the 22nd of July. The West Africa service supports the import of goods like canned fish, timber, bananas, vegetables and other […]

  • 2 March 2012

    Peel Ports Limited has awarded the Port of Heysham’s North Quay dredging contract to the Associated British Ports. Recent surveys of the harbour indicated that levels of silt adjacent to the North Quay have built up and compromise vessel access and that dredging is required to improve the berth availability. Heysham Port is the 24 […]

  • 25 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    DP World London Gateway Port and Logistics Park is celebrating receiving a Special Award for Engineering and Contribution to London’s Economy from the prestigious Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE). The annual ICE London Civil Engineering Awards celebrate outstanding engineering achievement. The Awards were held at the home of the Institution of Civil Engineers in Westminster […]

  • 28 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Two new academic books have been published which capture years of maritime and land-based archaeological work carried out by DP World London Gateway. The new books published this week Iron Age and Roman Salt making in Thames Estuary and Maritime Archaeology in the Thames Estuary, are being published as part of London Gateway’s environmental management […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    The largest ship ever to enter the Thames arrived at DP World London Gateway yesterday (19th October 2014) in the early hours of the morning. The 397-metre-long, 56-metre-wide Edith Maersk has a draught of 16 meters and can carry up to 15,500 standard containers. With brand new state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment, London Gateway, when fully […]

  • 10 January 2018

    A RoRo terminal has been opened at the Baku International Sea Trade Port at Alyat, Azerbaijan.

  • 3 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Despite 270 flood warnings in place across the UK on Monday night, 400 shippers, cargo owners and carriers made it to London Gateway’s offices on Tuesday morning to view the latest developments at Britain’s new port and Europe’s largest logistics Park, which opens next year on the Thames. At the ‘Insight to London Gateway’ event, […]

  • 26 January 2018

    China wants to extend its Belt and Road Initiative to the Arctic region.

  • 3 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    DP World London Gateway has chosen Import Services Ltd. to be operator and manager of the Common User Facility (CUF) now being built at London Gateway Logistics Park. The steelwork for the first phase of the 386,000 sq ft multi-purpose cargo handling centre is nearly complete and the development is on target to open in Q2 2015. […]