Portus 39 – May 2020

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Roger Humberto Ríos Duarte
Puntarenas, COVID-19 and “Parque el Muellero”

Puntarenas, COVID-19 and “Parque el Muellero”

In Puntarenas, located on the Pacific Ocean coast of Costa Rica, an outstanding urban infrastructure project was recently inaugurated: the "Parque del Muellero". It was built to strengthen the development of the city's waterfront, and to link the cruise industry ...
- Central America
Carola HEIN
Playing the Port

Playing the Port

Ports are key nodes in the global flow of goods and people, but the way they function; the role they play for the neighboring city and region; and their environmental, economic, social and even cultural impact are not widely known ...
- PortCultures
Angela Alessandra BADAMI
The remote and exclusive taste of border port cities

The remote and exclusive taste of border port cities

Port cities with exclusive, symbiotic and intense karmic bond with its own harbour can be counted on the fingers one hand … and Hirtshals is one of these. The brand-new city – born in 1919 – was founded on the ...
- WaterFood
Marta MORETTI
Fluctuart, the first street art museum floats on the river Seine

Fluctuart, the first street art museum floats on the river Seine

A floating museum on the Seine: Fluctuart, the only structure of its kind in the world, floats since May 2019 on the waters of the river of the Ville Lumière. Anchored at the mooring of Les Invalides in the 7th ...
- PorTales
Marta MORETTI
Powerhouse Brattørkaia, the energy-positive building in Trondheim

Powerhouse Brattørkaia, the energy-positive building in Trondheim

Powerhouse Brattørkaia is the biggest new energy-positive building in Norway, that generates more energy in its operational phase than it consumes through the production of building materials, construction, operation and disposal of the building. The building has been designed based ...
- PhotoPort
Stefano BENAZZO
A photographic research dedicated to stranded wrecks

A photographic research dedicated to stranded wrecks

A photographer of stranded wrecks and a strenuous challenge: shooting (until now) more than 430 of them on the coasts, lakes and rivers of 20 countries on 4 continents! My research deals about the virtual legacy left by - mostly ...
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