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.
On June 9, 2018, Fenja tug set off from Gdansk to Ulsteinvik in Norway with a towed pontoon-barge and deck cargo of Montex Shipyard built partially outfitted sections for a cruise ship with a total mass of 2,500 tons for Norwegian customer.
In the coming years, the port premises will undergo more transformations. The Port of Gdansk has signed a contract for the expansion and modernisation of the road and rail network in the Outer Port.
June 22 this year saw the ceremony of keel laying, at PGZ Stocznia Wojenna (Polish Armaments Group’s Naval Shipyard in Gdynia) for the construction of SIGINT electronic reconnaissance vessel destined for Swedish Navy. The unit is to replace the HMS Orion unit currently in service.
Nelton and Danish shipyard Hvide Sande worked together to develop design for energy efficient vessel. The car-passenger ferry for Danish shipowner ÆrøXpressen, to be named ÆrøXpressen, will be working on shallow Danish waters, which was a really a challenge in designing.
During the port visit, Oak Hill was able to complete needed maintenance, ensuring the amphibious ship’s sustained operational readiness and ability to complete any U.S. 6th Fleet tasking.
Agreement for the preparation of a feasibility study for the development of the Wisla River Waterway signed
On 2 July, an agreement for the preparation of a feasibility study for the Wisla River Waterway was concluded in Gdansk. It was signed by representatives of the Port of Gdansk Authority: President Lukasz Greinke and Vice-President Macin Osowski, as well as Artur Mazurek, representing the contractor selected by tender, […]
On May 30, 2018, Energomontaż-Północ Gdynia SA (EPG) signed a contract with the Kværner AS group for the construction of modules for the FPSO unit.
Shipping company Deutsche Binnenreederei AG (DBR), the largest inland waterway transport operator in Germany, launched a new regular liner service for transporting project and heavy lift cargo on the Elbe river. The new service, the Elbe Project Cargo Line (EPCL), was established thanks to launching cooperation with port operator Sächsische […]
The last load of offshore wind farms foundations for Borkum Riffgrund 2 OWF has been towed out from Szczecin. Thus ST3 Offshore has finished the project for Danish energy company.
C.Hartwig Gdynia, part of OT Logistics Capital Group: an innovative freight forwarder with a 160-year-old tradition
On July 1st, C.Hartwig Gdynia, one of leaders in the international container freight forwarding market in Poland, celebrated its 160th anniversary. On this occasion, in Gdynia, we may expect exhibitions related to the company’s history and its current operations.
As announced late June – US Naval Oceanography’s Fleet Survey Team (FST) and Naval Oceanography Mine Warfare Center (NOMWC) recently returned from Exercise Baltic Operations (BALTOPS), where they executed safety of navigation and mine countermeasure operations in an effort to enhance interoperability with European allies.