Rotterdam Past, Present, and Future: a Global Port-City at the Crossroads

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Rotterdam, the Port City Territory
Interview with Allard CASTELEIN

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A New Narrative for Rotterdam Port City Territory
Interview with Walter DE VRIES

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Port and City: Towards a More People-Based Approach?
Interview with Helmut THÖLE

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The Port of Rotterdam from a Regional Perspective
Interview with Paul GERRETSEN

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Analyzing the Petroleumscape of Rotterdam

Petroleum – its extraction, refining, transformation, and consumption – has shaped our built environment in visible…

Rotterdam: A Historical Perspective for the Future

Small but beautiful The fishing village of Rotterdam was founded in 1270 when the river Rotte,…

Caland Against the Tides: The Turbulent History of the New Waterway

A simple plan for a complicated problem When the idea for a new waterway from the…

Sustainable Ports: Moving Toward Responsible Cargo Focus

Ports have a relationship with their urban environment; they transship goods that are destined to the…

Rotterdam Port and its Innovation Roadmap

Port generations Beginning as a first generation cargo port, the Port of Rotterdam has developed through…

Energy Transition and the Port of Rotterdam. A Disruptive Circular Economy Opportunity?

History intertwined with fossils Rotterdam was the world’s busiest port from 1962 to 2004 [1], growing…

Mapping the Distribution Centres in the Rotterdam Port Region

Government officials and companies have branded the Netherlands a distribution country, or Gateway to Europe, since…

Making the Future Port City in Rotterdam’s Makers District

The Rotterdam Makers District extends to the west and south of Rotterdam city center, divided by…

Nurturing Talent in the Port City of Rotterdam

Rotterdam’s education system has the wind in its sails, but at the same time it’s all…

Rotterdam Underground: In-Depth History, Present and Future

Urban Undergrounds The history of Rotterdam is marked by spatial expansion. Its initial location was on…

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