A place where unlimited ambitions can become reality. Most growth was reported on shipping routes connecting Europe with Asia, South and North America. This flood barrier consists of two huge doors that normally rest in a dry dock besides the Nieuwe Waterweg.

The port owes its leading position to its outstanding accessibility for sea-going vessels. Rotterdam is a traditional homeport (turnaround/departure port) for Holland America Line. VTS services and VHF communication procedure port of Rotterdam, Incentive Scheme Climate-Friendly Shipping, All about Port of Rotterdam international, Public filming and photography locations in the port, Higher vocational education and university. 93 West Campbell Road. The collected data is first analyzed by cloud-based IBM technologies, then turned into information that can be used for decisions that result in reduced wait times and optimizing docking times, thus enabling the port to handle more ships. EECV-quay terminal has max draft 24 m (78 ft) making it one of world's only 3 such deep-water port moorings allowing berthing of world's largest bulk carriers. Museums: the Boijmans Museum, the Natural History Museum, the Kunsthal Museum, the Maritime Museum and the Netherlands Fotomuseum. Baltic - Norwegian Fjords - Russia Cruise Ports, icebreaking LNG carriers from Yamal (Russia), Damen to build 9 green ferries for Aqualiner-Swets, Dream Cruises’ World Dream to debut in Singapore as the first cruise ship to restart service, Cunard Line announces return to the Mediterranean and overnight European stays, 5 HAL-Holland America Line ships to sail in Europe from Greenland to Greece 2021, A-Rosa River Cruises successfully restarted voyages, VIDEO: Silversea Cruises top executives take delivery of Silver Origin, P&O Cruises Iona ship to enter drydock in Rotterdam, Ferry cargo shipping receives UK government GBP 35 million Coronavirus subsidy, Avalon Waterways introduces Active & Discovery river cruises 2021, Ukrainian waiter on Regal Princess jumps overboard and does not survive, Australia - New Zealand - Pacific Ocean Islands.

total 350 million tons of cargo handled (decrease 1,5 million tons), 5,7% increase in TEUs (total 10,780204 million containers), 10% increase in inbound loaded TEUs, 7,6% decrease in outbound TEUs, 10% increase in North American boxship trade, 20% increase in the South American, 1,1% decrease in liquid bulk throughput (crude oil, mineral oil products, marine diesel fuels), Increase in LNG throughput (nearly 0,8 million tons) was due to shipments of gas via. Berth 3 (length 200 m, max draft 8 m) is served by 2 cranes (25-ton, 40-ton). In order to provide you with the best possible service, this website uses cookies. CER interlinks all deepsea container and rail terminals, depots and distribution companies at Maasvlakte. Follows the list of Damen shipyard's facilities and their capacities: All these facilities are fully equipped and well maintained, and served by highly skilled workers.

A place where unlimited ambitions can become reality.

Cruise port guide for Rotterdam, Netherlands. Some cookies are necessary for the operation of the website and can not be disabled. De Kuip Football Stadium: or the Tub is the home of Feyenoord football club. The ECT pioneered the development of terminal automation. In October 2017 was announced the Nieuwe Waterweg canal's deepening project, with dredging works starting in 2018. The port owes its leading position to its outstanding accessibility for sea-going vessels. Dropping volumes were reported in the shipping of agribulk, crude oil, mineral oil products. Port's main source of income is from rentals and long-term leasing. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

The Port Authority at the Port of Rotterdam uses the Internet of Things, a cloud-based platform, to collect and process data from sensors around the port.

The Dutch part of this railway opened in 2007. This website uses cookies and local storage. On 10 October 2006, however, approval was acquired to start construction in 2008, aiming for the first ship to anchor in 2013. At the Delta terminal, the chariots—or automated guided vehicles (AGV)—are unmanned and each carries one container. [11] The ship's draft of 23 meters (75 feet) leaves only 1 metre (3 feet) of under keel clearance, therefore it can only dock in a restricted tidal window. The port owes its leading position to its outstanding accessibility for sea-going vessels. Agribulk volumes grew by 6,6% (11,1 million tons).

They navigate their own way around the container terminal guided by a magnetic grid built into the tarmac. The shipyard is in the middle of Port Rotterdam, has unrestricted access to open waters and close proximity to many marine manufacturers (including OEM / original equipment manufacturer). Currently, world's largest bulk carrier (MS Berge Stahl / GT 175720, DWT 364767) has draft 23 m (75 ft) when fully loaded. The Port of Rotterdam is located in the middle of the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt delta. The port is well connected to major European cities via railways and roads. Dry bulk volumes (ores and scrap) were 31 million tons. The Nieuwe Waterweg, designed by Pieter Caland, was to be partly dug, then to further deepen the canal bed by the natural flow of the water.

Willemsbrug: or the Willems Bridge is also known as “Red Bridge” or the “Golden Gate Bridge” of Rotterdam. [7] In 2017 Rotterdam was the world's tenth-largest port in terms of annual cargo tonnage.[8]. Stay informed of all the news from the port of Rotterdam and port related events in general. To the port shareholders was paid dividend EUR 96,5 million (+38%), of which EUR 68,3 million (Rotterdam City) and EUR 28,2 million (Netherlands).

Unmanned Automated Stacking Cranes (ASC) take containers to/from the AGVs and store them in the stacking yard. Click on one of the points on the map for ... area.

For the period 1962-2004, it was the world's busiest port (today is world's 3rd - following Singapore and Shanghai China). Port Rotterdam cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port owes its leading position to its outstanding accessibility for sea-going vessels. You can enable or disable the other cookies yourself.

Much of the container loading and stacking in the port is handled by autonomous robotic cranes and computer controlled chariots. The map is also available at the tourist information shop of Rotterdam.info and in most hotels in Rotterdam as well at 1€ only.