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Port Authority

A port authority operates ports and other transportation infrastructure for a special-purpose district. Whether operated directly by the government or in cooperation with government agencies, North American port authorities are public entities and are governed by a board or commission. Most port authorities are financially autonomous. Port districts may also operate shipping terminals, airports, railroads, and irrigation facilities. The port authority often owns land, dictates fees, and collects taxes.

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Miriam Maes. Photo: Marc Nolte, Port of Rotterdam

Miriam Maes New Chairman of Rotterdam Port

Miriam Maes has been appointed Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Port of Rotterdam Authority…

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Antwerp Port Focus on Sustainable Modal Shift

The port of Antwerp is to invest 1.4 million euros over the next three years in projects…

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Rotterdam Port Sets Dues for Three Years

The port dues for the port of Rotterdam have been set for the coming three years.

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Allard Castelein Reappointed as CEO of Rotterdam Port

Allard Castelein is reappointed as Port of Rotterdam Authority CEO. He will be serving…

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Antwerp Port Acquires Stake in NxtPort

Antwerp Port Authority and FPIM (Federal Participation & Investment Company) are…

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Antwerp Port Acquires NMP

Antwerp Port Authority is to acquire Nationale Maatschappij der Pijpleidingen (NMP)…

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Busan Port Aims for Top-notch Eco-friendly Port

To this end, BPA plans to convert 5 conventional RTGC into fully electric RTGs (E…

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Port of Antwerp Boosts Name Recognition in India

The port of Antwerp is taking steps to further boost its name recognition in India…

Dave German (Photo: Port Canaveral)

Port Canaveral Names German as Director

Port Canaveral's Cruise Team is gaining a new dimension with the appointment of Dave…

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Antwerp Port Focus on Container Barge Handling

The Antwerp port community has drawn up an action plan to make container barge handling…

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Singapore Revokes Transocean Oil's Bunker License

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has revoked the bunker supplier…

Singapore Revokes Transocean Oil's Bunker Licence

Singapore's Maritime and Port Authority (MPA) said on Monday it had revoked Transocean…

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