Delfzijl is a major seaport in Holland (on Baltic Sea). The town has population around 25,000 and is popular as cruise port to Groningen - northern Holland's largest city.
Groningen Seaports is the Delfzijl port authority (operator). The company provides all standard port services to its industrial and commercial clients. The list of services includes tugboat assistance, berthing, logistics, infrastructure, site maintenance. The town is also home of the Aluminium Delfzijl plant (part of the Indian corporation "Tata Steel Europe").
Groningen covers a total area of approx 84 km2 (32 ml2) and has population around 215,000 (metro around 360,000).
- Groningen City is a major university centre - home of University of Groningen (about 30,000 students) and the Hanze University of Applied Sciences (about 25,000 students).
- The city's most popular companies are Noordhoff Uitgevers (publishing), Royal Theodorus Niemeyer (tobacco), Menzis (health insurance), Hooghoudt (distillery) and the gas companies GasTerra and GasUnie. There is also a focus on business services, especially life sciences, energy, environment and tourism. Hotel and catering Industries also form a considerable part of the local economy.
- The city's most popular museums are Groninger Museum, university museum, comics museum, graphics museum, maritime museum.
The Groningen cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Groningen, Delfzijl, Holland.
If you lose the Groningen location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.