As part of a special trip, enabling citizens of the Baltic states to return home, the Baltivia ferry, owned by Polish Baltic Shipping Co. (Polska Żegluga Bałtycka), known on the market as Polferries, entered the terminal of AB Klaipėda Stevedoring Company (KLASCO) in Klaipėda in the evening of March 18. […]
60 new cases of coronavirus infection were found on the Japanese cruise ship Diamond Princess, which is mooring on the roadstead in Yokohama,” TBS television reported on Monday on its Twitter. The number of people infected on the ship has thus increased to 130. Earlier, the balance sheet said there […]
The Cyprus-based shipping company Unity Line has chosen Swedish Nowhere Networks as a strategic supplier of high-speed Internet connection. Soon Unity Lines will offer broadband internet to passengers travelling on the vessels m/f Polonia and m/f Skania between Ystad in south Sweden to Świnoujście in Poland. To date Unity Line […]
The Minister of Maritime Economy and Inland Navigation Marek Gróbarczyk decided that on 13th December this year, the commissioner’s board in Polish Steamship Company will end and issued a relevant ordinance on this matter – informed the Ministry of Maritime Economy on Thursday. “Therefore, a new stage of the company’s […]
The possibility of financial support for inland waterway owners in the form of preferential loans for the purchase, modernisation or repair of inland vessels is provided for in the Act on financial support for inland waterway owners, the Inland Navigation Fund and the Reserve Fund, which enters into force on […]
The agreement on the construction of a shipping channel through the Vistula Spit was signed on Friday in Elbląg. The new waterway connecting the Gulf of Gdańsk with the Vistula Lagoon will be built for PLN 992 million by a Polish-Belgian consortium of NDI and Besix. The signing of the […]
On Friday in Elbląg, the Vistula Spit (Mierzeja Wiślana) will sign an agreement with the canal contractor. The most advantageous offer for the construction of the shipping channel was submitted by the Polish-Belgian consortium of NDI and Besix, which offered the price of PLN 992 million and 270 thousand. On […]
Increasing transport accessibility and at the same time improving the safety of traffic participants and the efficiency of the sector – assumes the draft “Strategy for Sustainable Transport Development until 2030”, which was adopted by the government on Tuesday – informed the Government Information Centre. As indicated by the CIR, […]
At the beginning of August and September this year, the Płock refinery of PKN Orlen will receive further cargoes of crude oil from Angola. The Company perceives this direction as promising and analyses the possibility of increasing supplies and cooperation in other business areas. Daniel Obajtek, President of the Management […]
Since the beginning of the political transformation, for almost twenty-five years the Polish fleet under the Polish flag has been degrading. For years, the Polish state was not interested in the fate of Polish shipping. Now it is changing…. At the beginning of the 1990s, the then Minister of Ownership […]
Among the container vessels calling at the regular container service connecting Europe with the Far East are the largest vessels in the world in terms of capacity. The South Korean shipyard will soon be handing over a slightly larger, poignant record. The new record holder will also appear in Gdansk. […]
This year’s first cruise ship will call at the Port of Gdansk at the end of April. The 221-metre long Magellan is scheduled to arrive on 28 April. Later, Gdansk will be visited, among others, by the newest vessel owned by Viking Cruises. The season will end in October.
Unifeeder, recently acquired by United Arab Emirates based DP World, is to begin operating a direct service between Poland and DP World’s London Gateway facility. The new connection forms part of Unifeeder’s strategy to provide a competitive transport alternative for its customers, as well as ensure a steady flow of cargo […]
When Chipolbrok’s Leopold Staff arrived to Hamburg on 10th of November, a challenging composition of cargo was already alongside the berth waiting for being properly stowed into various cargo compartments. The number of destination ports made it a demanding puzzle for the super cargo intendant, master and chief officer to have […]
The Port of Gdansk gains a new regular shipping link. This time – to Denmark and western and northern Norway.
As a central part of Stena Line’s efforts to reduce fuel consumption and minimise environmental impact, the company is now running a pilot study using artificial intelligence technology on board vessels.