On 17 March 2018, Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc., a global provider of expedition cruises and adventure travel experiences, and Ulstein Group, Norwegian shipbuilder and ship designer, celebrated the keel laying of Lindblad’s first polar new build.
On 9th March this year, the Authorities of Szczecin-Świnoujście and Klaipeda seaports signed the Memorandum of Understanding on collaboration between the ports and establishing a Świnoujście-Klaipeda ferry service. The document was signed by Dariusz Słaboszewski, the President of Szczecin-Świnoujście Seaports, and Arvydas Vaitkus, the Director General of the Klaipeda Seaport, […]
A new Company from OT Logistics Capital Group will render services to customers in the countries of the former Yugoslavia
OT Logistics Capital Group has set up a company OTL Forwarding, which will provide comprehensive fright forwarding and transport services to customers from Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Macedonia. The establishment of the company aims at extending the Group’s presence in these markets and it may contribute […]
The eighth edition of the annual Transport Week conference concluded on Thursday, last week. The event, which gathered nearly 400 participants during three days of intense discussions and networking, tackled topics related to planning and financing of port development projects, as well as opportunities presented to the European logistics sector […]
Cruise ships call at Polish ports more and more frequently. In order to promote the country and the region, the Tri-City ports took part in the Seatrade Cruise Global fair in Miami together.
February 1st saw LOTOS Upstream commence its business operations. Its group already includes LOTOS Norge and LOTOS Geonafta, which will soon be joined by Baltic Gas. The plan is to expand operations into new areas, with priority given to the UK Continental Shelf, with the ultimate goal of doubling the […]
The Port of Gdansk Authority took on the preparation of a feasibility study for the modernisation of the Vistula (Wisła River). The task will be commissioned to a suitable contractor. Four bids were submitted for the tender.
In the last days of December, the Port of Gdansk Authority issued a call for tenders for a concept for the construction of the Central Port. The bids have just been opened. The PGA will select from among five bids from experienced companies.
In July 2016, Minister Marek Grobarczyk visited Iceland. The Polish visit of Kristján Þór Júlíusson, Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture of the Republic of Iceland, was the official return visit of the Icelandic delegation. The main theme of the visit was cooperation in the area of fishery, the shipbuilding sector, […]
As Times Colonist reports, Canadian shipyard Meridian Marine Industries Inc., the company from Richmond on the river Fraser, has signed a deal to handle warranty service for BC Ferries’ three new Salish-class LNG fuelled vessels built at Remontowa Shipbuilding in Gdansk, Poland. Meridian will represent the Polish shipyard, a member […]
Statoil has signed an agreement with Polenergia to acquire a 50 % interest in the two early phase offshore wind development projects in Poland, Bałtyk Środkowy III (BSIII) and Bałtyk Środkowy II (BSII).
Order for two Maritime Authorities’ multipurpose buoy tender vessels placed at Remontowa Shipbuilding SA
On March 5, 2018, at headquarters of Szczecin Maritime Authority (Urząd Morski w Szczecinie), a contract was signed for construction and delivery of two multipurpose vessels for Maritime Authorities in Szczecin and Gdynia. The contracted vessels will be built at Remontowa Shipbuilding SA, according to design developed by Remontowa Marine Design & Consulting (RMDC) – both based in Gdańsk and being […]