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Queen Emma bridge
By Edition On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

CPA: “Maintenance work on the Emma Bridge postponed”

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) has recently reported that the Emma Bridge will not be accessible to pedestrians from Wednesday 12 through Friday, September 14 for carrying out maintenance work on the More...

Queen Emma bridge
By Edition On Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Emma Bridge inaccessible to pedestrians for 3 days

WILLEMSTAD - CPA recently replaced the wheels of the Emma Bridge trolley and now the major maintenance will continue at the swivel joint. The bridge will have to remain open and is therefore not accessible to pedestrians More...

By Edition On Friday, September 7th, 2018

Supervisory Board Port St. Maarten visits CPA

WILLEMSTAD - The Supervisory Board of Port St. Maarten recently visited Curaçao and also made a courtesy visit to Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA). During this visit, the port authorities strengthened ties with More...

By Edition On Friday, September 7th, 2018

Update: Kalmar to deliver two Ship-to-Shore cranes to Curaçao Port Services

WILLEMSTAD - Kalmar, part of Cargotec has signed a contract for supplying two Kalmar Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes, including related spare parts, to Curaçao Port Services B.V. The Panamax size cranes will be used More...

Queen Emma bridge
By Edition On Tuesday, August 14th, 2018

Emma bridge temporarily out of service

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao Ports Authority hereby announces that the pontoon bridge (Emma bridge) coming Thursday, August 16, will be temporarily out of service between 8 o’clock in the morning and 12 o’clock in More...

By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018

2.5 million euros for Saba harbour project

THE HAGUE - Saba gets 12.5 million euros for the Fort Bay Harbour expansion and renovation project. St. Eustatius gets 7 million euros to tackle the coastal erosion. The Dutch Council of Ministers on Friday approved More...

Royal visit to Damen Shiprepair Curacao (3)_lowres
By Edition On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Press release: ‘Damen Shiprepair Curaçao welcomes royal visit’

WILLEMSTAD - His Royal Highness King Willem-Alexander and Her Royal Highness Queen Máxima have visited Damen Shiprepair Curaçao. The Royal couple arrived by boat together with Damen Shiprepair & Conversion More...

Cargo ops1
By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Port St. Maarten Cargo records double-digit growth in Q1. Closely monitoring digitalization logistic trends

PHILIPSBURG - In the post-Irma era, cargo operations at Port St. Maarten have been showing double-digit figures – close to 20 per cent increase in imports double digit increase in trans-shipment - in 2018 in More...

Freedom of Seas
By Edition On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

First visit Freedom of the Seas

WILLEMSTAD - On May 22nd, the cruise ship "Freedom of the Seas” of Royal Caribbean cruise lines visited Curaçao for the first time. During the inaugural visit representatives of the different stakeholders Ministry More...

Floating docks Damen
By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Xin Guang Hua safe and secure in the port of Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The second largest cargo ship in the world, the Xin Guang Hua, was safely sailed into the port of Willemstad on Sunday, April 29th. This so-called 'heavy lift vessel' entered with two floating docks More...