As announced late June – US Naval Oceanography’s Fleet Survey Team (FST) and Naval Oceanography Mine Warfare Center (NOMWC) recently returned from Exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS), where they executed safety of navigation and mine countermeasure operations in an effort to enhance interoperability with European allies.
Sunday 20 May, 2018 has become another important date in the historical calendar of the maritime Poland. This day, at noon, Dar Młodzieży fully rigged sailing training ship slipped her moorings and set off for the second time in her history to make the Great Circle. Gdynia Maritime University’s (GMU) Shipowning Department […]
Summary of the ”Polish Shipbuilding Industry – Between Security and Economic Development” conference
On 19th June Warsaw Institute for Strategic Initiatives (WISI) organised a conference entitled “Polish Shipbuilding Industry – Between Security and Economic Development”.
State owned Polish Steamship Company (Polsteam or PŻM – Polska Żegluga Morska), based in Szczecin, Poland’s largest shipping company and owner of Unity Line ferry operator, has, together with their partner NED Project (Gdańsk based consulting naval architects), released a video revealing group’s investment plans.
According to report published recently by Actia Forum, 2017 turned out to be record-breaking for polish ports. Annual cargo turnover amounted 87.3 million tones, what indicated 7.8% increase. All polish ports had the highest turnover in history. Gdańsk broke the barrier of 40 mln tonnes. Positive changes were recorded in […]
Polish veteran – one of the last men still alive to see Bismarck defeat – honoured by British sailors
As a headline of recent Royal Navy’s news release says: “Polish naval veteran sets a magnificent Example for patrol boat crew”. This was the case, when the 96-year-old was guest of honour while the Northumbria Universities boat visited the tiny Scottish port of Wick during her Easter deployment.
To be delivered as a partially outfitted unit, the fishing vessel Taits for the Norwegian customer Westcon Yards AS (the first of two similar units on order) was launched on Tuesday, 27 March, 2018, at Remontowa Shipbuilding SA, Gdańsk.
Declaration, signed on Friday, March 23, at JAX Chamber, with the Polish delegation and JAX Alliance leadership (advocacy arm of JAX Chamber), establishes a regular dialogue to explore areas of cooperation with regard to the production, storage, safe handling and use of LNG in various end-use applications.
Subsea Engineering Associates Pty Ltd (SEA) have been awarded a significant owner’s engineering contract for the Baltic Pipe Project between Denmark and Poland.
The Ministry of Maritime Economy and Inland Navigation of Poland and the Inland Transport Committee of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe kindly invites interesting parties and stakeholders to attend the International Ministerial Conference “Connecting by Inland Navigation” on April 18-19, 2018.
To support the growing wind and solar markets in Eastern and Central Europe, K2 Management has opened an office in Gdynia, Poland.
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 […]