On Wednesday, 18 September 2013, Frédéric Cuvillier, French Minister for Transport, Sea and Fisheries, officially announced that the Government has commissioned SNCF-Geodis to go ahead with the rail motorway project between the Port of Calais and the Le Boulou terminal … Lire la suite
At the start of 2012, the Port of Calais’s cross-Channel capacity was significantly reduced due to the termination of SeaFrance services at the end of 2011. The port’s principal ferry operator, P&O Ferries, was unable to handle all the traffic … Lire la suite
The SITL trade fair, an important date in the European transport and logistics calendar, will run from Tuesday 26 March to Thursday 28 March 2013 at Paris Nord Villepinte, France.The ports of Calais and Boulogne-sur-Mer are joining forces to showcase … Lire la suite
Last September, Calais was PERS (Port Environmental Review System) re-certified by ECOPORTS* foundation, confirming its status as a green port. The European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) chose the annual GREENPORT congress which took place in Marseille from 3rd to 5th … Lire la suite
After being involved for several years in various environmental initiatives, the Port of Calais joined the ECOPORTS* association in January 2008 to benefit from the feedback from other ports involved in the initiative and to reduce the environmental impacts of … Lire la suite
Backed by the Nord Pas de Calais Regional Council, owner of the Port of Calais, the CALAIS PORT 2015 development scheme will increase the current capacity of the port with the creation of a new sea dock north of the … Lire la suite
Calais, gateway to London and the United Kingdom Located on the busiest straits in the world for international shipping, the Port of Calais alone handles 1/3 of all the ro-ro traffic between continental Europe and the United Kingdom.