Samskip, a global logistics company headquarted in Rotterdam, is opening its operations office in Gdansk. The new branch will perform as a one-stop-shop, providing services in sea freight management, customs clearance, ship agency, coldstore storage and other logistics advisory. Fish is going to be the key object of operations.
Unveiled at the Monaco Yacht Show in 2015, the innovative 57.70-metre AMELS 188 (970 GT), combining advanced solutions including hybrid electrical power with the modern elegance and timeless pedigree of designer Tim Heywood, has recently been launched and delivered, as partly outfitted unit, from Polish yard.
The progress of the EFRA Project (Effective Refinery) to construct a huge complex of units in the Grupa LOTOS refinery reached a halfway point taking into account the design, supply as well as construction and assembly work – Lotos Group revealed on 3 March, 2017. As the Polish oil company […]
As revealed on March 2, 2017, on February 21, the US Department of Justice decided to approve the establishment of G2 Ocean, to be formed by renowned bulk carriers operators Grieg Star and Gearbulk, known especially for their large open-hatch vessels. Anti-trust authorities in Poland, Germany and Brazil have already approved G2 […]
The Kronprins Haakon oceanographic icebreaker which Fincantieri is building for the Norwegian government, has been launched at the shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia) – Fincantieri reported on 28 February. Further fittings will continue leading the vessel to its delivery, scheduled by the end of 2017. The Norwegian Polar Institute will […]
The Port of Gdansk Authority is implementing a visual enhancement project, i.e. improvement of the appearance of the areas around the entrance to the port. A ceremonial presentation of the investment planned by the PGA was organised on 16 February 2017 at the Port Master’s Office at Gdansk’s Port Polnocny. […]
The Windea Leibniz wind farm service vessel was delivered on-time from Ulstein Verft to Bernhard Schulte Offshore and ICBC Leasing on 28 February – Ulstein revealed on 2 March, 2017. The SOV was named that day at a ceremony in Ulsteinvik. The vessel will shortly commence service at the Sandbank […]
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has provided a PLN 163.5m (some EUR 38m) loan to Szczecin and Świnoujście Seaports Authority for investments improving the seaports’ nautical access and quay infrastructure.
Partly outfitted hull of a pelagic fishing vessel, one of the most powerful of its kind in the world, was launched on 21 February 2017 in Poland. Designed by Salt Ship Design and due to be completed by Karstensens Skibsværft in Skagen, the new Voyager was launched at the newbuilding […]
On 21 January 2017, the first vessel transporting LNG had arrived in Świnoujście, while a further gas delivery was reported on 20 February. As the Polish gas transmission system operator GAZ-SYSTEM SA informs, the first cargo of 2017 with a volume of about 210,000 cubic metres was delivered aboard the […]
On 20 February 2017, EVOL LNG revealed that the first Australian commercial LNG bunkering had been completed in WA’s north‐west on 23 January 2017. That day, under an agreement with Woodside, EVOL LNG successfully refuelled the platform supply vessel, Siem Thiima at King Bay Supply Base near Dampier. The PSV […]
Seago Line, Maersk’s intra-european short sea carrier, introduces a new container service connecting Sweden and Poland. With the new service, the carrier improves its product offering in the Baltic and provides a cost-competitive alternative connection for Swedish and Polish cargo. In the Baltic market dominated by ro-ro transport (roll-on/roll-off; vessels […]
As a leading publisher of B2B press and trade fair publications in Poland, in 2017 we are preparing two special editions of the Poland@SEA magazine. In 2017 we are Official Media Partner at the following events: NOR-SHIPPING, Oslo, Norway 30 May – 2 June BALTEXPO, Gdansk, Poland 11 – 13 […]
MARS Closed Investment Fund has become the owner of Szczecin Industrial Park (SIP) – the landlord on the premises of the former Szczecin Shipyard. On January 20, MARS signed an agreement with Financial Society Silesia, owning the facilities so far. Fund MARS FIZ acquired SPP for PLN 101.5 million. The inclusion of […]