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Glander International Bunkering Goes to Spain
The marine fuel and lubricant trading firm Glander International Bunkering has opened its seventh office globally and third service point in Europe in Valencia, Spain, to service clients in the Mediterranean and Spanish-speaking regions.
Kalmar Crane Upgrades to restore vital STS crane at Noatum’s Valencia terminal
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has been contracted by Noatum Ports to perform specialised repair work on a ship-to-shore crane located at its container terminal in Valencia, Spain. The order was booked in Cargotec’s 2018 first quarter order intake and the work, which is scheduled to last 24 weeks, will be completed early in the third quarter of 2018. Noatum Container Terminal Valencia (Noatum CT Valencia) is the Iberian Peninsula’s main gateway for container transportation and the natural port of the Spanish capital, Madrid. Served by all major global container-shipping lines, the terminal’s location close to the Suez-Gibraltar axis connects it with the main interoceanic routes. Noatum CT Valencia is part of the Noatum Group, one of Spain’s leading maritime terminal operators.
Port of Valencia expects to welcome 197 cruise calls in 2018
The Spanish Port of Valencia expects to welcome 197 cruise calls in 2018, increasing the number of cruise passengers arriving in the city by over 3%. Forecasts indicate that the main month for cruise traffic will be April, with 35 port calls scheduled. During September, October and November the port of Valencia expects to receive 81 cruise calls. MSC Cruises has scheduled over 40 port calls at the port, choosing it as the base for MSC Divina, which will cover the campaign from March to September and MSC Meraviglia, which will cover homeport in Valencia in October and November. The port of Valencia has two docks that allow berthing of vessels of up to 300 metres in length and two other docking alignments located at the northern extension of 430 and 440 metres respectively, and a draft of 16 metres respectively.Upload News