Hauliers protest outside Dublin Port early this morning over taxes on the sector. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

This morning’s blockade of the State’s largest port by hauliers took place without notice, causing widespread disruption in the Dublin Port area. The (...)

Hauliers protest outside Dublin Port this morning over what they claim are high taxes on the sector. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Traffic was severely disrupted around Dublin’s East Wall and the Dublin Port Tunnel this morning due to a tax protest by lorry drivers. The drivers bl(...)

A cyclist passing the Queen Elizabeth Cruise Liner during a visit to Dun Laoghaire last year. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Dublin Port is “not the most suitable place for cruise vessels” and Dun Laoghaire ranks as a much more attractive tourist gateway, a planning inquiry (...)

A planning hearing has opened into Dublin Port plans to redevelop Alexandra Basin in the north Port area - the first part of the port company’s ‘Masterplan 2012 to 2040’.

Dublin Bay Watch, one of the groups which successfully campaigned against Dublin Port Company’s plans to infill 52 acres of the bay, has welcomed new (...)

Dublin Port: harbourmaster sought additional health guarantees from master of a ship that had been in Sierra Leone. Photograph: Dara MacDonaill

Dublin Port’s harbourmaster sought additional health guarantees from the master of a cargo ship that had been in the Sierra Leone capital of Freeto(...)

Dublin Port Company  said  its total throughput reached 23.1 million tonnes. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Trade through Dublin Port is always a good barometer of how the economy is doing. The Dublin Port Company (DPC) said on Thursday its total throughput (...)

There will be no negative impact on marine or bird life at the Alexandra Basin (above)  as a result of a  plan to redevelop  Dublin Port, a planning hearing has heard.

If Dublin Port fails to expand to cater for cruise ships of over 300m in length, it will “become obsolete” and will be out of the burgeoning cruise bu(...)

Dublin port. There were no plans for a specific inspection of the ship which docked in Sierra Leone

The captain of a ship which was due to dock in Dublin at 1am this morning and which which docked in the Sierra Leone capital of Freetown just over a w(...)

Ships in Dublin Port being loaded with goods for export. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times

Dublin Port is predicting a record year for trade on the back of a sharp rise in throughput levels and ferry passenger numbers.New figures show that t(...)

A planning hearing has opened into Dublin Port plans to redevelop Alexandra Basin in the north Port area - the first part of the port company’s “Masterplan 2012 to 2040”.

A €200m plan to redevelop a large section of Dublin Port and deepen the navigation channel to allow for bigger container and cruise ships was outlined(...)