The Canadian ferry operator – British Columbia Ferries (BC Ferries) has won the Shippax Retrofit Award for completing the conversion of a large passenger ferry from diesel to liquefied natural gas (LNG). The conversion was performed in Poland, at Remontowa Shiprepair Yard SA in Gdansk.
As a leading publisher of maritime media in Poland, in 2019 we are preparing two special editions of the POLAND@SEA magazine.
The Association of Polish Maritime Industries (Forum Okrętowe) released information on the production and orderbook of Polish shipyards in 2017, worked out in cooperation with PortalMorski.pl, the largest maritime portal on the Internet in Poland.
June 1 this year saw the launching, with the use of one of the MSR Gryfa floating docks in Szczecin, of a partially outfitted inland waterways chemical tanker built at Partner Stocznia Sp. z o.o. from Police, near Szczecin, for customers in the Netherlands.
The Danish shipyard Karstensens Skibsværft A/S announced in June the establishment of a subsidiary in Gdynia under the name Karstensen Shipyard Poland. It will be building hulls in Poland for large fishing vessels to be outfitted by a Danish company.