Port of Antwerp unveils new shipping guidance systemVessel Traffic Services (VTS) is the latest operation in charge of making sure safe and smooth vessel traffic at the port.
Ports of Antwerp and Zeebrugge come together to merge their respective portsAn agreement was reached between the City of Antwerp and the City of Bruges in Belgium to combine their respective ports.
Antwerp Port works on smart bollards with sensorsThe Port of Antwerp and the technology company Zensor are joining forces to improve security on the walls of the quay. The Bollard Monitor, a digital sensor which measures the tension on a bollard, was developed by Zensor.
Port of Antwerp to work on 3D sonar sensors for unmanned shippingThe University of Antwerp (UAntwerp) and the Port of Antwerp have jointly tested groundbreaking 3D sonar sensors for autonomous inland shipping technologies.
Port of Antwerp to operate under the standard of the European GDP rulesLife sciences and healthcare items require special handling during distribution, which is laid down in the guidelines of GDP (Good Distribution Practice).
Belgian and Dutch ports look for bids to build shore-based power systemThe Port of Antwerp, the Port of Rotterdam Authority, the Port of Amsterdam, the Netherlands Port of the North Sea, Drechtsteden and De Vlaamse Waterweg are planning to establish a single inland shipping and river cruise power system.
Antwerp Port expands tug-boat fleetAfter a successful trial period in early September, Port of Antwerp bought a new type of tug-boat.