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Port of Cork Awarded 'Large Company of the Year'
#PORT OF CORK – The Cork Business Association recently awarded the Cork of Port Company as the 'Large Company of the Year for the 2nd Quarter 2012'. The port is home to Irelands only dedicated cruise berth in Cobh, which…
Port of Cork Maritime Collection Opens
#portofcork – The Port of Cork Maritime Collection, an exhibition of maritime themed paintings and models is now open at the Sirius Arts Centre, Cobh.  The exhibition, which will run until 22nd July, will showcase a selection of the Port's…
Port of Cork Marks Expansion of Ringaskiddy Container Facility
#PORTOFCORK – The Port of Cork today officially marked the expansion of the container handling facility at the Sean Lemass Deepwater Terminal, Ringaskiddy. These additional handling facilities have enabled the Port of Cork and global shipping company, Maersk to commence…
Cork Port Hosts UN Programme on International Trade
#PORTOFCORK – Port of Cork is host to a United Nations capacity building programme on international trade TrainForTrade Port Training Programme focussing on 'Modern Port Management' which kicked off yesterday (Tuesday, 22nd May 2012) and which will run in the…
Crosshaven School Wins Port of Cork Award
#CORK HARBOUR – Fifth class boys in a Cork Harbour school have bagged a Port of Cork Company award for a project based on a transport theme in Cork Harbour. Scoil Naisúnta Cros tSeain (Crosshaven Boys National School) the Best…
Cork Boat Jumble 'Postponed'
#JUMBLE – A Boat Jumble in Cork city planned for this weekend at Custom House Quay has been 'postponed' following organiser concerns about a 'low level of participation'. The plan is to tweak the event format to encourage a greater…
(R to L) Captain Jumble and Captain Pat Farnan, Port of Cork Harbour Master Launch the Port of Cork Boat Jumble on 15th April 2012
On Sunday 15th April from 10am to 4pm, the Port of Cork will host a Boat Jumble on Custom House Quay. The Boat Jumble, which comes to Cork for the first time, is an open air market for the sale…
The 'Banana' Trade Returns to Cork
#PORT OF CORK – Global shipping giant Maersk Line recently started their first ever direct service to Ireland with a new liner service calling to the Port of Cork and sees the return of the 'banana' trade not last seen…
Port of Cork Gets off to a Good Start in 2012
  #CORK – January 2012 kicked off to a good start for the Port of Cork with over 76,000 tons of dry bulk animal feeds unloaded in one week, a record for the Port. The high quantity of feed which…
‘Resilient’ Performance by Port of Cork in 2011
#PORT OF CORK - Port of Cork Company chairman, Mr Dermot O'Mahoney, yesterday announced end of year trade traffic results for the Port of Cork in 2011. He said: "Trade traffic has shown remarkable resilience recording 8.8 million tonnes despite…
Port of Cork to Submit New Container Terminal Plans
#PORT & SHIPPING NEWS - The Port of Cork is scaling-down its plans for a new container terminal in Ringaskiddy, according to the Irish Examiner. http://www.afloat.ie/port-news/port-and-shipping-news http://www.afloat.ie/port-news/port-of-cork The new plan is "significantly scaled back" from the €220 million containter terminal…
Port of Cork Announce Agri-food Sector Investment
#CORKHARBOUR–An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny T.D. and Minister Simon Coveney T.D. today helped start construction on Arkady Feed Ltd.'s  110,000 square foot bulk feed store at the Port of Cork's Deep-water berth in Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork. Arkady Feed Ltd is a…
Port of Cork Hold Cruise Seminar to Highlight the Need for a United Approach
The Port of Cork Company held a cruise seminar today to highlight the need for a united approach within the Cork Cruise business and to announce the first turnaround cruises from Cork expected in 2012. The Port of Cork Company…
Port of Cork Announce New Weekly Container Service
Shipping Company CLdN and the Port of Cork are pleased to announce that a new weekly service to Cork will be added to the existing sailing schedule for containerised cargo. CLdN's vessel, MV Arx will call to the Port of…
2011 Port of Cork Cruise Season Draws to a Close
The Port of Cork welcomed its final cruise liner of the 2011 season to Cobh today following another successful year. In total 52 liners called to the Port of Cork, Ireland's only dedicated cruise berth, carrying 100,902 passengers and crew,…
Port of Cork To Take Part in Heritage Day
On Saturday 27th August 2011, the Port of Cork will open its doors to the public from 11am until 4pm as part of Cork Heritage Day. The spectacular rooms of Custom House will be open to the public offering visitors…

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