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Four Cruise Liners Call to Cork Harbour, Port of Cork All Set for Busy June Bank Holiday Weekend
#portofcork – This June Bank Holiday weekend the Port of Cork will welcome four cruise liners bringing a staggering 9,000 passengers and crew to the Cork region. As well as cruise liners, Cork Harbour will be a hive of activity…
Port of Cork Set for Busy 2014 Cruise Season
#portofcork – Cobh Confraternity Brass and Reed Band were in Cobh today tuning up ahead of the Port of Cork’s busy cruise–liner season. The band plays on the quayside for every cruise vessel, which gives the passengers a fond farewell…
Cork's 'Mega Port' Features In New TV3 Documentary
#PortOfCork - Have you ever wondered about the functions of the Port of Cork, the kind of people who work there, what they do and how many ships visit Cork every day and the types of cargo on board? You…
Ringaskiddy Redevelopment Plans Go On 3D Display
#PortofCork – The Port of Cork Company today unveiled their proposed redevelopment plans for Ringaskiddy. The proposed plans will be made available for public consultation later this week to display this key piece of strategic infrastructure which will be shown…
Port of Cork Trade Traffic Shows Increase in 2013
#portofcork – Total traffic through the Port of Cork in 2013 reached 9.1 million tonnes compared to 9.05 million tonnes in 2012. Like most Ports worldwide, the Port of Cork has experienced very challenging trading conditions in 2013, however some…
Port of Cork Awarded Funding by Trans-European Transport Network
#portofcork – Following a successful funding procedure, the Port of Cork has been awarded funding by the Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T). The Port of Cork, described as a future Core Network port by TEN-T, plays a key strategic role in…
Port of Cork Appoints New Harbour Master
#HarbourMaster-The Port of Cork Company has appointed Captain Paul O'Regan as Harbour Master, Port Operations Manager and Superintendent of Pilots of the Port of Cork. Captain O'Regan will assume the position immediately. Commenting on this Board appointment, Mr Brendan Keating,…
Port of Cork Records Sea Bed Ploughing with Ground Breaking 'Succorfish' Technology
#portofcork – A project that has allowed the Port of Cork to precisely monitor and record the winter program of seabed ploughing in real time for the first ever time is being delivered by Succorfish in partnership with Irish marine communication…
Cruiseship Callers Near End of Season for Port of Cork
#CorkCruiseCallers – The Port of Cork cruise season is nearly over in a year that in total will welcome 60 cruise ships carrying in excess of 100,000 passengers and crew to the region, writes Jehan Ashmore. Today two cruiseships are…
Cork Harbour Open Weekend 2013 Programme Announced
#CorkHarbour – As previously reported the Cork Harbour Open Weekend (14-15 Sept) programme is packed with lots of activities on offer for all ages and activities for all the family, both on and off the water. Why not try out…
Cork Harbour Open Weekend & Dockyard Photo Exhibition
#CorkHarbour – Cork Harbour Open Weekend (14-15 September) as previously reported will also include a Harbour Photographic Exhibition of close to 200 photographs covering all aspects of the development of Cork Dockyard, the ships built and repaired. The Cork Dockyard…
Cork Harbour Open Weekend Plays Host to Maritime Events
#CorkHarbour – The Cork Harbour Open Weekend takes place on 14-15 September and once again organisers promise it to be an excellent weekend of fun for all the family, with many events held free of charge to the public. The…
Cork Port First in Ireland for Sea-Fi Network
#Sea–fi– Following a successful trial period, the Port of Cork has announced details of their partnership with Ringaskiddy based company Sea-Fi Marine Data Communication Ltd. Sea-Fi is a wireless network covering the navigational areas of Cork Harbour, and up to…
Heritage Day 2013: Port of Cork HQ Tours & 'Seascapes'
#HeritageDay – Heritage Day 2013 is next Saturday 17 August and marks the start of National Heritage Week which runs to the 25 August. As part of the Heritage Day, there will be an illustrated talk by RTE Radio 1 Seascapes…
Port of Cork Improves Performance in 2012
#portofcork – The Port of Cork Company have today announced their annual results for 2012 and despite the on-going national economic downturn; the port returned an improved performance in 2012 compared to 2011. Total traffic in volume terms amounted to…
Cork Stamp Celebrates Cork Harbour and Port of Cork
#portofcork – An Post and the Port of Cork Company unveiled a new postage stamp collection today (Wednesday 17th July) celebrating the Port of Cork and Cork Harbour. The three stamps, designed by Steve Simpson, feature MV Queen Elizabeth berthed at…

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