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  • 6 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Over 300 people gathered on the Zattere Adriatic waterfront in Venice to welcome the arrival of the Legend, the Carnival group’s new flagship, and toast the beginning of the new cruise season in the lagoon. A flashmob was organised by the Cruise Venice Committee, an association that promotes and supports cruise ship traffic in the […]

  • 23 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    More than 600 people responded to the appeal launched by the Cruise Venice Committee, the Association which promotes and supports the Laguna’s cruise industry. Porters, mooring, security and tourism operators of the city gathered at the passenger terminal to support the cruise industry, an excellent production sector for Venice, which has made the city Europe’s […]

  • 7 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    On August 2nd 2013, Euroports Italy’s terminal in Marghera, Venice welcomed the largest seagoing vessel ever to enter the port of Venice for handling operations. The MV TEN JIN MARU (LOA: 240 m x 38 m, deadweight: 98.000t), a bulk carrier, departed from South America on July 8th, with a record of 65.000 tons of […]

  • 25 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Ocean Alliance is restarting its Med-Far East service from the Port of Venice as from May 2017, after the service was stopped last winter because of a structural drop in demand, the port informed. The direct service of the Ocean Alliance, formed by China Cosco Shipping, Evergreen Line, CMA CGM and OOCL, will start […]

  • 20 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    MOSE (Modulo Sperimentale Elettromeccanico, Experimental Electromechanical Module) is a project intended to protect the city of Venice, Italy, and the Venetian Lagoon from flooding. The Consorzio Venezia Nuova is being responsible for the work on behalf of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport – Venice Water Authority. The aim of this vast program of interventions, […]

  • 27 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The European Union has granted EUR 9.7 million to Italy’s Port of Venice and Rimorchiatori Riuniti Panfido to co-finance the construction of the prototype of a Mama Vessel, a semi-submersible ship designed by England’s BMT Titron that will link Venice’s planned Offshore – Onshore port system. The Mama Vessel prototype is a part of the Poseidon Med II […]

  • 12 August 2019

    Large cruise ships could be banned from Venice’s city center, the Italian government said.

  • 28 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    “An important step forward: the establishment of a ‘green zone’ extending to the entire Lagoon is a fundamental, essential aspect of the process of dealing with the issue of large cruise ships in Venice,” were the words chosen by Venice’s mayor, Giorgio Orsoni, to welcome the voluntary agreement between cruise lines on the use of […]

  • 8 November 2011

    Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) and Venice Port Authority signed a Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) in Chennai yesterday in the presence of the Union Minister of Shipping Shri G. K. Vasan. JNPT was represented by Shri L.Radhakrishnan, Chairman, JNPT and the Venice Port Authority was represented by Capt. Antonio Revedin. Terming today’s event as an important […]

  • 27 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    The European Union has granted EUR 9.7 million to Italy’s Port of Venice and Rimorchiatori Riuniti Panfido to co-finance the construction of the prototype of a Mama Vessel, a semi-submersible ship designed by England’s BMT Titron that will link Venice’s planned Offshore – Onshore port system. The Mama Vessel prototype is a part of the Poseidon Med II […]

  • 24 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, has opened a public comment period to gather information to define issues and concerns associated with the operations and maintenance dredging of the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway (GIWW), including those related to placement locations for dredged material. USACE is preparing a Dredge Readiness and Operation Plan (DROP) for […]

  • 10 February 2010

    The first international forum on eco-sustainable technologies and solutions for ports ended on Friday February 5. Held at Venice’s Passenger Terminal Conference Centre, the conference was entitled “Energy for Green Ports”.

  • 20 February 2019
    Business & Finance

    The containership Stadt Dresden experienced main engine issues while berthing in Venice, Hapag-Lloyd informed.

  • 23 October 2019

    European cruise ports have begun to work on finding ways to help shape the cruise industry of the future. 

  • 4 March 2007

    There is a “reasonable possibility” that Carnival Freedom, the biggest North American cruise liner operating in Europe, will start calling at Malta. The official naming of the 110,000-tonne vessel took place in Venice yesterday, presided over by “godmother” Kathy Ireland. Carnival Freedom will sail on her inaugural voyage, a nine-day Mediterranean cruise from Venice, this […]

  • 19 November 2009

    Following the Venice Port Authority’s push for a 16 metre draught in one of its navigation channels, the authority has rebuked claims that its dredging works in the Venice lagoon area could destroy the historic city… Source: Port Strategy, November 19, 2009;

  • 7 August 2013

    On August 2nd 2013, Euroports Italy’s terminal in Marghera, Venice welcomed the largest seagoing vessel ever to enter the port of Venice for handling operations. The MV TEN JIN MARU (LOA: 240 m x 38 m, deadweight: 98.000t), a bulk carrier, departed from South America on July 8th, with a record of 65.000 tons of […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Grimaldi Group is about to launch a new shipping service between the ports of Venice, Italy and Patras, Greece. The plans were announced today by Paolo Costa, President of the Port of Venice, along with Guido Grimaldi, Commercial Director at Short Sea Lines of the Grimaldi Group. The new direct link will be dedicated to the transport […]

  • 8 November 2011

    Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) and Venice Port Authority signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Chennai yesterday in the presence of the Union Minister of Shipping Shri G. K. Vasan. JNPT was represented by Shri L.Radhakrishnan, Chairman, JNPT and the Venice Port Authority was represented by Capt. Antonio Revedin. Terming event as an important milestone […]

  • 8 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Venice Port Authority today kick started an international tender for the preparation of the new Port Master Plan, the instrument that will set the stage to allow the port to stay competitive until 2030 up through 2050. Objectives of the Mater Plan include promotion of a sustainable use of the offshore port, encouraging private investment initiatives and strengthening of Porto Marghera, rationalization of the overall […]

  • 1 October 2019

    The Maritime Administration (MARAD) and the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) have received an application from West Delta LNG for the licensing of a deepwater port.

  • 2 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Sand placement on Venice Beach is once again moving along after heavy seas and a mechanical problem caused a several-day shutdown of operations, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District.   The $20.7 million project for the renourishment of Venice Beach will help protect infrastructure and property from storm damage, while other […]