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04-24-2015 - APM Terminals
APM Terminals Maasvlakte II Terminal Officially Opens; New Era in Port Operations is Celebrated
  • The world's safest, first fully-automated, zero emissions container terminal hosts gathering of 500 dignitaries and guests;
  • New standards of safety, productivity and sustainability set.
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12-16-2014 - APM Terminals
APM Terminals Signs Contract for Wind-Power Generated Electricity

APM Terminals has signed a two-year, €5 million (USD $6.23 million) contract with Amsterdam-based NV Nuon Energy for the supply of environmentally-sustainable wind-generated electricity to power the new APM Terminals Maasvlakte II cranes and container handling equipment. The new deep-water terminal, scheduled to receive its first commercial vessel call later this month, will be the world's first container terminal with zero emissions on site and off site. The contract term begins January 1st 2015.

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12-16-2014 - Green Chemicals Blog
Port of Rotterdam looking to attract Bio investments

The blog has reported in the past about the Malaysian Biotech hub, Bio-XCell, trying to attract several renewable chemical

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06-16-2014 - Port of Rotterdam Authority
First cargo transhipped on Maasvlakte 2

This weekend, the first commercial cargo was transhipped on the inner waters of Maasvlakte 2. At one of the two specially designed berths, oil products were transhipped from the 'Blue Marlin' to the 'Chemtrans Sea'. As the berths are sheltered, it is possible to work faster, more reliably and more safely than on open zee. At the end of this year, the terminals on Maasvlakte 2 will be operational and containers will also be handled there.

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