News

Discover what's new in Rotterdam

  • News image
    23Dec

    350 international attendees at Lean Innovation Summit

    An international crowd of over 350 innovators gathered on November 12th during the Lean Innovation Summit at city music hall De Doelen. The innovators witnessed an entire day fu...

    More >
  • News image
    22Dec

    uRecycle selects Rotterdam as European hub for re-use and recycling batteries

    The uRecycle company had chosen the Port of Rotterdam as its new location to build a new factory for both the recycling and re-use of batteries. This new uRecycle location is ex...

    More >
  • News image
    17Dec

    Can Rotterdam be even more beautiful? The answer is yes, as a Digital City.

    Just adding some text to see how it works. Just adding some text to see how it works. Just adding some text to see how it works. Just adding some text to see how it works. Just ad...

    More >
  • News image
    10Dec

    Rotterdam Groeit: entrepreneurs help each other grow

    During Rotterdam Groeit, entrepreneurs help each other to take their next step in growth. Among other things by discussing growth ambitions, opportunities and challenges with each...

    More >
  • News image
    25Nov

    World's first park with interactive lighting through plant power

    Rotterdam is the first city worldwide to realize a park with interactive lighting powered by plants: The Park of Tommorow. Imagine yourself walking through the park late at night,...

    More >
  • News image
    22Nov

    Rotterdam acts to halve CO2 emissions with over 100 partners

    22 Nov 2019 – Rotterdam delivers own climate agreement following the COP21 Paris agreement objectives. Within 10 years, Rotterdam will reduce the emissions of CO2 and other greenh...

    More >
  • News image
    19Nov

    World premiere: City of Rotterdam and Lightwell launch CENT_R

    During the Smart City Expo 2019 in Barcelona, the City of Rotterdam and the developer, Lightwell, launched the CENT-R, a multifunctional and modular unit that is to become the sta...

    More >
  • News image
    14Nov

    Support for startups and scale-ups needed in difficult 'climate'

    Despite the economic boom, the climate for high-growth companies, or scale-ups, has deteriorated over the past year. This is evident from the ScaleUp Dashboard 2019 of Erasmus Cen...

    More >
  • News image
    05Nov

    Sustainable shore-side electricity for world's largest crane ships

    Heerema Marine Contractors will provide its crane vessels in the Calandkanaal in Rotterdam with clean energy. The large ships no longer need to use diesel generators at the quay, ...

    More >