On April 27th, 2017 at around 1:30 p.m., a floating dock no 1 located at Nauta Ship Repair in Gdynia with a Norwegian tanker under the repair gradually tilted and finally came to rest on its side, at a depth of about 10 metres. The dock didn’t capesize as some […]
Defence and security company Saab has selected the Polish Nauta Shiprepair Yard based in Gdynia, a part of the Polish Armaments Group (PGZ), to build the ship platform for the special purpose Signal Intelligence (SIGINT) vessel for the Swedish Navy.
Polish gas transmission operator Gaz-System has taken a decision on the expansion of the Świnoujście LNG terminal. After completion of the works, the regasification capacity will increase from the current 5 billion cu m to 7,5 billion cu m of natural gas per annum. The planned expansion of the LNG Terminal […]
Another handling record was reached in Polish sea ports, with a barrier of 80 million tons of yearly turnover breached. Gdańsk remained Poland’s biggest sea port with over 37 million tons handled. All ports recorded a rise in cargo handled. Additional 2 million tons in Gdańsk, 1.7 million tons in […]
On April 20, 2017 at Remontowa Shipbuilding in Gdansk, the steel cutting for the new two hybrid car passenger ferries ordered by Transport for London took place. Mark Willbourn, project manager at Briggs Marine pushed the button of a cutting plasma machine thus initiating the production process.
Polish yard Crist SA in Gdynia has begun work on the DNV classed newbuilding no. NB SC 75/2 with design supplied by the Owners. This is a second order placed at Crist for the ship of the same design. Read also: Crist to deliver newbuilding to Artic Group Highly automated live fish carrier, […]
On February 27, 2017, a partially converted ship from a feeder container vessel to a livestock carrier at Nauta Shiprepair Yard SA yard in Gdynia departed the yard and the port of Gdynia, under tow to Denmark. The ship in question is Alondra (IMO no. 9113719). The Nauta SA yard added […]
Damen Marine Components (DMC) Gdańsk, one of the Damen Shipyards Group’s locations for the production of high quality, high precision steel components including propeller nozzles, rudder installations and cranes, has received EN 1090 and ISO 3834 certifications. DMC Gdańsk supplies a wide range of top quality components to shipyards all […]
As Polish gas transmission operator GAZ-SYSTEM informs, on Wednesday, March 22, the President Lech Kaczyński LNG Terminal was visited by another tanker with chilled cargo in its tanks. It was the 13th delivery of LNG to the terminal. This time the Al Shamal LNG tanker with a capacity of 217,000 cbm called […]
On Saturday, the 1st of April 2017, the Piret double ended car passenger ferry built at the Polish yard Remontowa Shipbuilding set sail heading Estonia. The ship was taken to Estonia by a crew of 12. Two days later, on Monday, the 3rd of April, the ferry arrived in the […]
On 28 March 2017, a non-typical cargo was brought aboard the Green Ridge car carrier into Deepwater Container Terminal in the Port of Gdansk. US military equipment arrived as part of a NATO mission to strengthen its eastern flank. The operation of unloading 311 vehicles and other heavy logistic equipment […]
A preliminary contract signed on March 8 in Kołobrzeg concerns the design and construction of a (single) ro-pax ferry for operation on the Swinoujscie-Ystad route. The contract was signed by MSR Gryfia yard, belonging to the state-owned MARS Shipyard & Offshore (MARS S&O) group, and Polska Żegluga Bałtycka (Polferries) also owned […]
Zeebrugge-Hull route operating sister vessels the Pride of York and the Pride of Bruges, built in 1987, have recently undergone their refit worth GBP 8.5 m. The refurbishment of the 880-passenger ro-pax ferries at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard SA in Gdansk included major work on their physical infrastructure and passenger areas […]
From April 1, 2017, a three-year contract for the transport of Nissan cars belonging to Renault Nissan Alliance via the Port of Gdansk will be implemented. The cars intended for the Polish, Lithuanian, Latvian, Ukrainian, Czech, Slovak and Hungarian markets will be transported to the Port of Gdansk. This is […]
BC Ferries’ second of three new liquefied natural gas-powered Salish Class vessels, the Salish Eagle, arrived at its British Columbia home on March 20 – BC Ferries reports in its press release. The vessel took 38 days to travel 10,440 nautical miles from Remontowa Shipbuilding SA in Gdansk, Poland, where […]
On 16 March 2017, the Malik Arctica arctic ice-classed supply vessel built at Remontowa Shipbuilding SA for Greenland’s Royal Arctic Line (RAL) left the Polish Gdansk – based yard heading Denmark. The vessel had been officially delivered to the Owners on 16 February, but remained in the yard for a […]