Who We Are
DP World is the leading provider of smart logistics solutions, enabling the flow of trade across the globe.Read More
Investing in Growth
By 2025 DP World will invest almost 200 million euros to boost Antwerp Gateway’s capacity by a third up to 3.4 million TEUs.Read More
Located at the upper end of the tidal estuary of the Scheldt, DP World Antwerp Gateway has excellent nautical access for the largest container vessels afloat.Read More
Empty Depot Services
Our off dock empty depot at the left bank of the river Scheldt offers a broad range of container services to Antwerp Gateway customers, such as storage, maintenance and repair.Read More
Route 1700 app
The Route 1700 app makes truck visits at DP World Antwerp easier. Truckers and dispatchers can check our busiest times and view current activity, traffic & other appointments. Truckers can plan their visit, according to their schedule.Read More
DP World’s ‘Our World, Our Future’ sustainability strategy helps us to work in a responsible way that prioritises sustainability and impact on the people, communities and environment...Read More
We are dedicated to sharing what we do with our customers, suppliers and partners to encourage sustainable practice.Read More
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Chief Operating Officer
Tom Mortelmans became Chief Operating Officer (COO) of DP World Antwerp Gateway in 2019 with more than 25 years of experience in port operations and management.
Tom joined DP World in 2005 bringing along 10 years of management experience at different Antwerp port operators. Prior to becoming COO, Tom was terminal manager in 2005 during the start-up of Antwerp Gateway. Subsequently he led the HSSE department of Antwerp Gateway for 8 years. Tom has strong leadership and people management skills and combines operational excellence with logistics optimisation, focusing on safety on the shop floor.
Tom has a BA degree in English, History and Geography and successfully completed a postgraduate academic master program in International Transport and Maritime Management at Antwerp University. He graduated with distinction as Prevention Advisor level 1 in 2014 from Howest academy. Tom also holds a degree in Terminal Business Management from the DP World Institute in Dubai.