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  • Azimut Benetti Welcomes 700 Owners to Porto Cervo...

    For the tenth edition of the exclusive Yachting Gala, organised by Azimut|Benetti Group to bring owners together from all over the world, the Group has chosen the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and the gorgeous setting of Porto Cervo in Sardinia.

  • DP World sees opportunities in inland ports

    DP World, the Nasdaq Dubai-listed ports operator, said it sees “great opportunities” in inland ports, logistics hubs, and industrial zones with added services as the company works on diversifying away from core business.

  • Damen Stan Pontoon 4512 delivered to Norway’s...

    Norwegian maritime transport company Skyssbåtservice has taken delivery of a Stan Pontoon 4512 from the Damen Shipyards Group. The 45-metre barge will be capable of fulfilling a variety of roles in both the general maritime transport sector projects and the oil & gas industry.

  • Record-breaking year for Abu Dhabi Ports’ Cruise...

    Abu Dhabi Ports, the master developer, operator and manager of the Emirate's commercial and community ports as well as Khalifa Industrial Zone (KIZAD), celebrated the successful close of its best-ever cruise season at Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal with the maiden call of Princess Cruise Lines’ Majestic Princess. The company recorded booming growth for the year with a 40% increase in vessel calls and 48% overall increase in passengers to Zayed Port and Sir Bani Yas from last year.

  • Kotug Smit Towage takes on three new Damen tugs...

    Damen Shipyards Group will deliver three newbuild tugs to Kotug Smit Towage for its European harbour towage operations. This order will bring the total number of Damen-built tugs operating in Kotug Smit’s fleet of 69 to 22.

  • Abu Dhabi hosts The Maritime Standard Ship...

    There will be distinct conference sessions following the keynote speeches, and these will deal with a number of themes, including regional trade patterns, ship finance, ports and shipping. There will also be a series of speeches giving details about recent case studies, illustrating how the financial sector can help release the full potential of regional shipping and ports operators to the benefit of trade and economic growth.

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DP World reports 10.7% volume growth

The UAE handled 7.7 million TEU, up 4.3 percent from 2016, ports operator said. DP World said its gross container volumes grew by 10.7 percent in the second quarter of 2017 compared to the same period last year, as a result of an improvement in global trade.

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Abu Dhabi Ports Officially Inaugurates the 170 million Dirham New Delma Port

Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler's Representative in “Al Dhafra Region”, H.E. Staff Major General Pilot Faris Khalaf Khalfan Al Mazrouei, Chief of the General Authority for the Security of Ports, Borders and Free Zones, and Board Member of Abu Dhabi Ports, officially inaugurated Delma Port today. Strategically located on the eastern side of Delma Island, the new port will better serve the community as an upgraded multipurpose port capable of handling cargo, passenger ferries and fishing vessels.    

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Damen successfully organises Dredging Seminar in Bangladesh

Damen successfully hosted a dredging seminar in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The event was attended by over 100 enthusiastic representatives from the Dutch Embassy in Bangladesh, experts from the Bangladesh Government, the Bangladesh Navy, local financing institutions, various customers of Damen and other industry stakeholders.

 

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