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By Edition On Monday, September 10th, 2018

Port St. Maarten on the verge of rolling out Port Community System

PORT ST. MAARTEN - Port St. Maarten Management is on the verge of launching its Port Community System (PCS) that involves data-sharing among stakeholders and third parties covering cargo and cruise operations at More...

By Edition On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018

Staff employees of the American Congress and Senate visiting CPA

WILLEMSTAD - During the visit to the island of the staff members of the US Congress and the Senate, they also paid an introductory visit to Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA). During this visit, the delegation received More...

Cargo Platform Area Top View for Resurfacing
By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Cargo repairs underway as Port St. Maarten builds back better for continued operational excellence

PORT ST. MAARTEN – The resurfacing of 4000 square meters at Port St. Maarten's cargo container terminal is currently underway for an investment of approximately US$400,000. The contract was awarded after evaluation More...

Dutch State Secretary Visit Knop to Port
By Edition On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

Port St. Maarten Senior Management meets with Dutch Secretary of State Knops

PHILIPSBURG - Port St. Maarten Interim Directors T. van Kooten and R. van der Mark hosted Dutch State Secretary for Interior and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops and his delegation of 11 at the Dr. A.C Wathey Cruise More...

Sint Maarten
By Edition On Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Port calls on all stakeholders to be ready for RCL December return

PHILIPSBURG - Royal Caribbean Line's (RCL) announced mid-week that they will now be returning to the destination in December instead of November 5. Port St. Maarten Management encourages the business community and More...

By Edition On Friday, November 11th, 2016

Signature under loan second Mega Pier

WILLEMSTAD - Funding for the Second Mega Pier was sealed yesterday by the concerned parties with their signature under the documents. Previously the General Pension Fund (APC) already indicated that they will invest More...

By Edition On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

CPA conducts successful simulation

WILLEMSTAD -  The Curaçao Port Authority (CPA) conducted yesterday a successful 360 degrees simulation (virtual reality) at Starcenter in Fort Lauderdale (Florida) to simulate the docking of cruise ships at the More...

By Edition On Monday, April 11th, 2016

Mayor of Riohacha visits CPA

WILLEMSTAD - Mr. Fabio Velazquez, the Mayor of the city Riohacha (Colombia) recently paid a visit to Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA). The Mayor was accompanied by a delegation of Colombian authorities. Mr. Koopmans More...

By Edition On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Protected coral on spot where second mega pier is planned to be built

WILLEMSTAD – It seems like the construction of the second mega pier in downtown Willemstad will suffer a significant delay. Protected corals have been found exactly where this second pier will be built. This is More...

By Edition On Friday, March 4th, 2016

Chamber of Commerce: “Port too important for the economy and future Curaçao”

WILLEMSTAD - This last week we have followed very closely the CPS / CPA discussion over the harbor, and with great concern. From 2008 there is a debate about the contract with CPS, including the maintenance of cranes More...