Keyword: Port of Rotterdam

Strategy & Management

Transition Pathways toward CO2 Neutrality

29.09.2022 -

Chemical parks are locations of intensive value creation. They are a driver for sustainable development with a high economic, ecological and social impact.


Shell is First Signee for Rotterdam Hydrogen Pipeline

29.04.2022 -

Shell is the first company to sign an agreement to use the HyTransPort hydrogen pipeline in the Netherlands that will run for 32km from Maasvlakte in the Port of...


Rotterdam and Japan Firms in Hydrogen Shipping Plan

09.08.2021 -

The Port of Rotterdam Authority and Dutch storage and transportation company Koole Terminals have signed an agreement with Japanese corporations Chiyoda and Mitsubishi to...


Consortium Plans Dutch Waste-to-Methanol Plant

21.02.2018 - A consortium that comprises AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, industrial gases group Air Liquide, Canadian cleantech company Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam has signed an agreement...


Port of Rotterdam: Container throughput drives growth

15.02.2018 - The main driver of growth in the port of Rotterdam throughout 2017 was a particularly strong growth in container throughput of 12.3% (in tonnes). Total cargo throughput rose by 1.3...


Air Liquide to Invest €65 Million in Rotterdam Port

08.02.2013 - Air Liquide will invest an additional €65 million in the Rotterdam basin, the second largest chemical and petrochemical basin in Europe The company has recently signed a long-term...


Ports Eye LNG as Marine Fuel but Shift Will Be Slow

27.10.2012 - Ports around the world are considering liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a ship fuel in a drive to reduce carbon emissions, but the shift will be slow due to the high capital costs of...


Fire in Dutch Moerdijk Industrial Zone Disrupts Shipping

06.01.2011 - A huge fire broke out at an industrial park near Rotterdam on Wednesday, setting off chemical explosions, releasing toxic smoke and disrupting shipping between the country's second...