In the 2015 season passenger ships of various flags touched at the Port of Gdynia 45 times. This year’s season will bring as many as 56 visits by “cruising hotels” . Cruisers coming to Gdynia may expect a real red carpet reception. They even have their own star alley here! […]
BMO, a leading manufacturer of foundations for the offshore wind industry located in Szczecin (Poland), has a new majority owner. Europoles Renewables GmbH, a subsidiary of Munich based VTC Group, acquired 62,5% of the BMO shares from Bilfinger SE. MARS Fund from Poland will keep 37,5% of the company shares. […]
Polish inland shipping operator OT Logistics has finalized a deal to acquire Sealand Logistics, a company operating in forwarding and transportation. OT Logistics’ subsidiary, C. Hartwig Gdynia SA, has bought for about PLN 51 million (approx. EUR 11.5 million) 100 percent shares of the Gdynia-based logistics & freight forwarding company. […]
The investments on the Oder river, where works eliminating bottlenecks will soon begin, are the government’s priority. The implementation of the government program is to benefit the entire economy – developing river transport, and with it this branch of industry, and improving flood safety. Navigability of the rivers will be […]
Energomontaż-Północ Gdynia accomplished construction of the accommodation block for Maersk Guardian drilling rig. After loading process, which lasted two days, finally the module onboard a special pontoon sailed out to the contractual partner. Module consists of two blocks with total weight 1140 tons. Works on the fabrication large-scale construction lasted […]
In an industry that isn’t generally attractive to women, a recent graduate of Fugro’s ROV training course is a driven woman, passionate about exploring the sea. And she comes from Poland.
On 19 July, 2016, launching of a partly outfitted hull of the ship took place in Szczecin again. This time it happened to be a 30-meter trawler for British customer.
On July 28, 2016 a Polish state-owned Nauta shiprepair yard concluded a cooperation agreement with Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL). The agreement provides for newbuildings and repair of ships operated by the IRISL Group. Details of the agreement are to be discussed and clarified in the coming two […]
The Maritime Silk Road Port International Cooperation Forum was held several days ago in China. This was the second edition of the event, which brought together representatives of the most important ports of Europe, Asia, and North Africa. Europe’s representatives included ports such as: Rotterdam, Antwerp, Hamburg, Bremen, and Zeebrugge. […]
Stena Line has been shortlisted in two categories for this year’s prestigious Global Freight Awards run in association with Lloyds List – Stena Line revealed in its release on July 26. The company has been shortlisted in the categories of Environment Award and Product Innovation Award for the innovative work […]
The Ivar Aasen topside is in place on the field at UtsiraHight. Approximately 15,000 tons was lifted onto the jacket with first oil expected in December 2016. Polish yard MSR Gryfia has also contributed to the project. The topside installation on field was completed without incidents and according to plan […]
Fourteen companies want to design and build the tunnel in Świnoujście (West Pomerania) – announced the General Directorate for National Roads and Motorways in Poland. This is how many requests to participate in the tender were registered with the Directorate. – We start checking submitted applications with verification of the […]