Largest shipment of cocao beans ever in Amsterdam port
Largest shipment of cocao beans ever in Amsterdam port The ship the MV Teal Bay brought 22,300 tons of cocoa beans to Katoen Natie in the Westhaven this week. It is the largest shipment of cocoa beans ever to arrive in the port of Amsterdam. The ship, from Ghana, was unloaded in a few days…
Logistic Board for a more effective cooperation
The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area traditionally plays a pivotal role in the global economy. Maintaining that position calls for constant innovation. Up to now, the four hubs (sea and airport, green and data port) and various public agencies have worked together when opportunities have presented themselves. But they also do a lot independently of each other….
Sailing drone pilot in the port of Amsterdam
The Telemetron, a sailing drone that inspects the depth of marginal ships at the locks of IJmuiden, shows that drones can do more than just fly. The aim of this pilot, a collaboration between Port of Amsterdam, the Dutch Customs Office, Seabed and Maritime Robotics, is to gain experience in new technologies in nautical processes….