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 […]
Ports & Logistics
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 […]
Gaz-System has accomplished the tendering procedure related the Feasibility Study for FSRU terminal project including preparatory works for project’s implementation. Its results and outcomes will be published by the end of the year.
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 […]
The upcoming cruise season at the Port of Gdansk promises to be special. Port of Gdansk Authority SA expects that in 2017 as many as 67 passenger ships will call at the port, which is more than twice as many as last year. Thanks to this, the number of maritime […]
As Unifeeder has recently announced, it will launch a new fixed day weekly service from Poland connecting Gdansk, Kotka and St. Petersburg. The first call is expected on 13 May, 2017. Port rotation: Gdansk (Saturday/Sunday) – Kotka (Tuesday) – St. Petersburg (Wednesday) – Gdansk (Saturday/Sunday). This service will provide very […]
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.
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 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.
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 […]
The Polish port has reached a peak, taking sixth position in the Baltic Sea in terms of overall transshipment volumes for the first time. The port of Gdansk has reached another record commodity turnover at the end of the year – at a level of 37.3 million tonnes, i.e. nearly […]
On 5 January 2017, with EMS Highway‘s call at the port and its first loading, a new regular Ro-Ro type shipping service between Gdansk and Tilbury was launched, which will call at the Port of Gdansk once a week from now on, in order to pick up Hyundai cars. The […]
On the 16th of December, Cameron Thorpe formally took over the position of CEO for DCT Gdansk SA, taking over from Maciek Kwiatkowski, who is retiring. – I am convinced that I am leaving DCT terminal and its team in good hands – stated Maciek Kwiatkowski, who greatly contributed to […]
2016 is not yet over, but the volume of transshipments is already higher than in the previous record year, being currently estimated at more than 36.3 million tonnes. This is a result which puts Gdansk in sixth place among Baltic Sea ports, its highest position so far. This is what […]