Monday, 04 December 2023
New Genoa Breakwater, offshore construction works underway
01 December 2023
Work continues offshore on the New Genoa Breakwater, with the second block of columns under construction and 600,000 tons of gravel already deposited on the seabed.
New Breakwater: underwater construction of 850 giant columns
22 September 2023
The construction of the 850 columns is in its final stages, with a total of 370,000 tons of gravel laid on the seabed. Work on the second block of columns is now set to commence.
New Breakwater: underwater explosive hazards clearance goes ahead
01 August 2023
An underwater search for unexploded ordnances along the seabed, up to 50 metres in depth, has begun at Genoa's new open-sea breakwater site, in conjunction with a team of eight highly-experienced divers. ............
Laying of The First Stone for Genoa’s New Breakwater
04 May 2023
Western Ligurian Sea Port Authority and Per Genova Breakwater Consortium led by Webuild launch the project in the presence of Italian Infrastructure and Transport Minister Matteo Salvini. The Genoa’s New Breakwater is a national ......
Port of Genoa Breakwater: contract awarded to Webuild
12 October 2022
President Signorini: Construction works kick off in 2023. President Toti and Mayor Bucci: Momentous event set to revolutionise our port.
New Genoa Breakwater: two bids have been submitted
27 July 2022
As had already emerged from recent discussions, the two groups who had been invited by the Western Ligurian Sea Port Authority to tender for the elaboration of the detailed and executive design and the construction of the new Breakwater o......
New Genoa Breakwater: no bids submitted
01 July 2022
In view of the fact that no bids were submitted by the two groups pre-qualified to present an offer in the call for tender for the implementation of the detailed and executive design and construction of the new Breakwater of Genoa, the Po......
The tendering process for the construction of the New Breakwater kicks off
01 June 2022
On target, the Government Commissioner Paolo Emilio Signorini officially approved the technical and financial feasibility study for the project of Genoa's New Breakwater and today, 1st June 2022, the invitation letters to tender for......
ART visits the Ports of Genoa
31 May 2022
The President of the National Transport Regulation Authority, Nicola Zaccheo, flanked by the Board Directors Carla Roncallo and Francesco Parola and the Secretary General Guido Improta, met in Genoa with Western Ligurian Sea Port Authorit......
New Genoa Breakwater: Public Works Upper Council gives green light
31 May 2022
On 27 May the Select Committee of the Public Works Upper Council of the Ministry of Infrastructure and Sustainable Mobility gave the go-ahead to the Port of Genoa's key strategic project for the building of the New Breakwater. At this junc......
New Breakwater given official green light by EIA Ministerial Commission
12 April 2022
On 28 March the Technical Commission of the Italian Ministry of Ecological Transition issued the Environmental Impact Assessment final report, officially giving the go-ahead to the construction of the new breakwater in the Port of Genoa.
EIB funds Ports of Genoa development
10 December 2021
EIB promotes climate action by providing €300 million to finance Port of Genoa expansion This is the first EIB operation in Italy for a project co-financed by the government with resources from the Recovery and Resilience Facility Co.........
New Port of Genoa Breakwater: publication of call for expressions of interest
22 November 2021
The call for expressions of interest, to invite economic operators to apply to take part in the subsequent call for integrated tenders within the Project of the New Breakwater in the Port of Genoa, goes ahead. The integrated tender groups...
Port of Genoa Investment Programme forges ahead
24 August 2021
Project management of the new Breakwater has been contracted to RINA Consulting. Four tenders from the Investment Programme have been awarded in the last week, and an additional three are due to be announced shortly, for a total value of ......
The New Breakwater: Undersecretary Cancelleri in Genoa
29 June 2021
The Italian Undersecretary of State for Infrastructure and Sustainable Mobility, Giovanni Carlo Cancelleri, visits the Ports of Genoa
US Consul General visits the Port of Genoa
19 May 2021
During his first official visit to Genoa, the U.S. Consul General in Milan, Robert Needham, together with the Consul for Political and Economic Affairs, Holly Holzer, had the opportunity to inspect Genoa’s port facilities. Accompanied b......
Doing Business with the Ports of Genoa
06 May 2021
"Doing Business with Italian Ports". The event, organised by the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade Administration, in conjunction with the U.S. Consulate General in Milan and the Embassy in Rome, to illustrate the Ports of Ge......
Signorini appointed Port of Genoa Breakwater Commissioner
16 April 2021
Today, Paolo Emilio Signorini, the President of the Port Authority of the Western Ligurian Sea, has been officially nominated Commissioner of the New Breakwater of the Port of Genoa by the Italian Minister of Infrastructure and Sustainable ...
Vice Minister for Infrastructure visits the Port of Genoa
10 April 2021
Today the Port Authority President, Paolo Emilio Signorini, welcomed the newly appointed Italian Vice Minister for Infrastructure and Sustainable Mobility, Alessandro Morelli, to the Port of Genoa. Their meeting focused upon the range of ......
Switzerland: Genoa, an example of efficiency
23 March 2021
Genoa as a remarkable Italian model for best practices, the Rhine-Alpine Rail Corridor and the new Breakwater of the Port of Genoa: these are just some of the topics reported in the weekly magazine programme Tempi Moderni aired by RSI, th......
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