2016 Conference on IAME

Creating Sustainable IAME

Site visits

(IMPORTANT: Please register until 28 July!)


Container Terminal Altenwerder

Container Terminal Altenwerder plus harbour tour on the river Elbe.

HHLA Container Terminal Altenwerder is recognized worldwise as state-of-the-art. With its high degree of automation and its compact layout, HHLA's newest terminal sets the scence for the future of container handling. The most advanced technology and innovative EDP system ensure efficient discharging and loading of large container ships, especially. The volume of standard containers has grown steeply since the terminal was taken into service in summer, 2002.

After that you can explore with a traditional harbour barge, the port of Hamburg and more important terminals from the water side. An expert guide will explain the sights along 1,5 hour tour, where you will learn the most important facts and figures about the port of Hamburg and the relevant port facilities. Here, Hamburg shows its special and beautiful waterside.

Airbus Factory Tour

An Airbus Factory Tour in Hamburg enables visitors impressive insights into the assembly processes of the aircrafts manufactured here.

The Airbus factory is located in Hamburg-Finkenwerder. The tour takes about two and a half hours and gives visitors who are interested in flight technology considerable insider knowledge to production, development, origin of used parts and the associated costs. Here, different types of aircraft are built, which, in terms of size, range from the small A318 up to the A380. You will get to view the equipment assembly and final assembly of the A320 Family, as well as the structural assembly and interior hall of the A380.