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  1. News item 13-11-2018
    PTA Director René Kouwenberg receives award

    René Kouwenberg (63) has been presented with the Frans Banninck Cocq Medal in connection with the announcement of his retirement as Director of Passenger Terminal Amsterdam (PTA). Kouwenberg will retire on 1 January 2019. read more »

  2. News item 13-11-2018
    Dick de Graaff appointed new Director of PTA

    Dick de Graaff, MA (48) has been appointed the new Director of Passenger Terminal Amsterdam (PTA) effective 1 January 2019. He is succeeding René Kouwenberg who will retire on the same date. read more »

  3. News item 18-04-2018
    New Wabo 5 water supply boat ensures faster delivery of drinking water to cruise ships

    New Wabo 5 water supply boat ensures faster delivery of drinking water to cruise ships read more »

  4. News item 18-12-2017
    River cruise generates revenue of more than EUR 200 million and 1,690 jobs for ACP region

    In 2017, the river cruise business generated over half a million passenger visits for the ACP region. read more »

  5. Press release 11-09-2017
    Single service desk for commercial vessels and river cruise ships in Amsterdam-Zaanstad area

    Port of Amsterdam and Municipality of Zaanstad expand their partnership read more »

  6. News item 27-07-2017
    Temporary mooring facility for charter sailboats on De Ruijterkade

    Charter sailboats calling on Amsterdam with the purpose of letting their passengers embark and disembark or stay overnight as part of a boat trip or cruise will have access to interior Wharf 14 located on De Ruijterkade for the next four months, subject to certain regulations. read more »

  7. News item 21-06-2017
    ILT, police and Ports to inspect tugboats and towboats in ports

    The Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT), Port of Amsterdam, Port of Rotterdam and the Rotterdam Seaport Police will be performing inspections of tugboats and towboats in the ports over the next two months. read more »

  8. Press release 10-02-2017
    Parcompare raises funding for international expansion of its mobility

    Mainport Innovation Fund II (KLM, Schiphol Group, Delft University of Technology, Port of Amsterdam, NS Dutch Railways) invests in Parcompare, a platform that aids a seamless travel experience by connecting mobility solutions such as parking, taxi and publictransport to busy destinations around... read more »

  9. News item 27-12-2016
    Port of Amsterdam recalibrates pricing policy for shore power

    The current pricing of the use of shore power in the Port has been reviewed by Port of Amsterdam. The principle of the recalibration is in any case not to increase any tariffs. There are currently two groups of users of shore power in the ports of Amsterdam: inland navigation and river cruises.... read more »

  10. News item 16-09-2016
    New owners for exclusive salon boat & Prins van Oranje

    The new owners of the Prins van Oranje have over 10 years of experience and are often spotted in the Amsterdam canals with their two classic salon boats, the Valentine and the Sovereign. Koningstein and Tan are well known for their integration of luxurious decor and prestigious culinary delight.... read more »