Rotterdam Harbour is enlarged to cater for giant tankers
Location: Rotterdam, Holland / Netherlands
Story about the enlargement of Rotterdam Harbour
Aerial views of Rotterdam Harbour. VS. Large area under construction which will be part of Rotterdam Harbour. This section will take all oil tankers. Bulldozers are shown at work on site.
LS. Of oil refineries. VS. Of the 'Hattum' hopper-barge dredger working in the harbour. It has long arms which go down to the sea bed and a screen in the control room tells the depth of the dredge. There are a number of shots of instruments and machinery inside the dredger.
VS. Shell tanker 'Niso' docking in harbour. (Comb. FG.)
Note: Rotterdam Harbour is the largest harbour in the world.