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Zeebrugge

(zā`brŭ'gə), outer port of Bruges (Brugge), West Flanders prov., NW Belgium, on the North Sea. Zeebrugge was developed c.1900 to replace the silted-up port of BrugesBruges
or Brugge
, city (1991 pop. 117,063), capital of West Flanders prov., NW Belgium, connected by canal with Zeebrugge (on the North Sea), its outer port. It is a rail junction as well as a commercial, industrial, and tourist center.
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; it is connected to Bruges by a 6-mi (9.7-km) canal (opened 1907). Zeebrugge has coke and glass factories and oil-storage facilities. It is connected with HarwichHarwich
, town (1991 pop. 17,245), Essex, E central England, on the estuary of the Stour and the Orwell rivers. An important port, Harwich imports foodstuffs, iron and steel, and machinery; it exports chemicals and automobiles. In wartime it has been a naval base.
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, England, by a rail ferry. Used as a German submarine base in World War I, its harbor was sealed (Apr., 1918) by a British naval force under Roger J. B. Keyes.

Zeebrugge

a port in NW Belgium, in W Flanders on the North Sea: linked by canal with Bruges; German submarine base in World War I
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Release date- 02092019 - Affiliates of Qatar Petroleum and the Belgian independent natural gas transport company Fluxys Belgium signed a long-term agreement for 'LNG unloading services' at the Zeebrugge LNG Terminal.
DFDS A/S (CPH:DFDS), a Danish international shipping and logistics company, announced on Thursday that it has entered into a five-year agreement with Stora Enso Oyj (HEL:STERV) to annually carry around 700,000 tons of paper and board products between Gothenburg and Zeebrugge.
Marine LNG Zeebrugge will supply LNG using the LNG bunkering vessel ENGIE Zeebrugge which started operations in 2017.
Only one life was lost on the Daffodil, which, by reason of her position alongside the Mole, at Zeebrugge, escaped very serious damage from gunfire."
"Only one life was lost on the Daffodil, which, by reason of her position alongside the Mole at Zeebrugge, escaped very serious damage from gunfire."
The Bruges City Council previously raised objections against Elia's plans, arguing they could pose a risk to the viability of a number of districts in Zeebrugge. The city council also raised voices againstA routes with overhead cables, but some changes introduced to Elia's initial plans made de concerns ebb away.
Ports of Call: Zeebrugge (for Bruges), Honfleur (France), St Helier (Jersey), St Peter Port (Guernsey) ?
ICIS said it is launching five price assessments for the Zeebrugge Trading Point to its European spot gas pricing coverage.
Real heroine of Zeebrugge BRAVE Gillian Lashbrooke (left) has shown no selfpity despite losing her mum, step-dad and uncle in the Zeebrugge ferry disaster 25 years ago.
Go to www.birminghammail.net /multimedia ZEEBRUGGE Zeebrugge ferry disaster 25 years on - see pictures of news pages from the time - at www.birminghammail.net /multimedia
Under the agreement with Fluxys and Snam, Eni is selling its 16.41% in British Interconnector (UK) Limited (IUK), as well as its 51% in Interconnector Zeebrugge Terminal SCRL and the 10% in Huberator SA, both Belgian firms, the vendor said in a press release.Country: UKSector: Business and Consumer Services, Petroleum/Natural Gas/CoalTarget: Interconnector Zeebrugge Terminal SCRL, Huberator SA, Interconnector (UK) Limited (IUK)Buyer: Fluxys SA, Snam Rete Gas SpAVendor: Eni SpADeal size in USD: 199m
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