The 1st half of 2017 was a record one for the Port of Gdansk Authority in terms of transshipments. At the same time, in June 2017, the Gdansk port achieved the highest monthly result in its history, handling over 3.6 million tonnes. Such good results are mostly due to the […]
Tele-Fonika Kable (TFKable), one of the leading global producers of cables and wires, announced on July 17, it is to acquire JDR Cable Systems (Holdings) Ltd. (JDR), a leading supplier of subsea umbilicals and power cables to the offshore energy industry. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval.
The steel cutting ceremony of the Ulstein Verft’s yard number 311, the plug-in hybrid ferry for Color Line, also known as “Color Hybrid” project, was held on Friday 14 July. The steel cutting was started at Crist – the yard contracted to supply the partly outfitted vessel to Ulstein. The event […]
Unitest Marine Simulators has developed a new full mission engine room simulator for Vietnam Maritime College. This is one of the most advanced engine room simulators as it includes original ship control consoles which are installed together with big 65-inch touch screens.
Twenty First International Conference on Hydrodynamics in Ship Design and Operation will take place late June in Gdańsk.
Espersen, the world leading whitefish processor, and Royal Greenland, the leader in North Atlantic seafood, have announced the signing of a long-term strategic partnership, mid-June 2017. The partnership consists of two main elements. Firstly, Royal Greenland will enter into a long-term processing contract with Espersen for flatfish, whitefish and value-added consumer […]
After this summer a fourth vessel will be joining the route between Gdynia and Karlskrona. The decision is based on continuous strong growth within the freight business. In 2016 the number of freight units on the route increased significantly and in the first five months in 2017 the growth continues.
On June 7, 2017, a founding meeting of Polish LNG Platform took place in Gdansk. Polish LNG Platform was established to promote LNG as a new, cleaner and quieter fuel for road transport and shipping. LNG is an important transition fuel towards a sustainable transport sector.
Energomontaż-Północ Gdynia (EPG) has accomplished its another innovative project. On 31st May and 1st June 2017 loading of prototype elements of Submerged SAL (single anchor loading) with yoke has been taking place at the premises of EPG.
On 26 May 2017 PGZ Stocznia Wojenna Sp. z o.o. (subsidiary of Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa – PGZ or Polish Armament Group) and the Official Receiver of Stocznia Marynarki Wojennej SA (Naval Shipyard) in liquidation bankruptcy signed a preliminary agreement regarding the purchase of Stocznia Marynarki Wojennej SA in liquidation bankruptcy. It […]
Szczecin, Poland – Four P&O ferries are now back afloat after completing major refits at Remontowa Shipyard in Gdansk, with GAC Poland as their agent.
BC Ferries’ Salish Raven, the third and final ‘Salish’ class vessel, is on its way. The Remontowa Shipbuilding yard built vessel departed Gdansk, Poland, before noon on April 28, 2017, for a 10,440 nautical mile journey bound for its new home in British Columbia.
Polish navy logistics and command vessel Kontradmirał X. Czernicki is the flagship of the NATO unit of minesweepers operating in the Mediterranean, Black and Aegean Seas. Between 24-26 March 2017 the vessel moored at the Istanbul port, where it was visited by the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Ankara, […]
Earlier this month, the Port of Gdynia reportedly hosted the biggest vessel calling there for metallurgical coke ever – according to the shipping agency serving the ship.
Starting from September 2017, Finnlines will lengthen four of its “Breeze” class vessels, with an option of two additional ship. This will increase vessel capacity around 1,000 lane metres. Finnlines has signed a contract with Remontowa SA shipyard in Gdansk, Poland where the actual work will commence in mid September […]
On March 31st Nauta Shiprepair Yard launched partly outfitted fishing vessel for the Dannish client – Karstensens Skibsvaerft AS. Aine Fishing Company Ltd from Ireland will be the ultimate buyer.