Port of Gothenburg freight volumes 2018

Port of Gothenburg freight volumes 2018

Port of Gothenburg freight figures for 2018 have just been compiled. Container volumes rose by 17 per cent compared with the previous year. Energy products, intra-European ro-ro* units and new cars all fell by one per …
Jan 24, 2019 /  Curious
Cleaner air and shorter queues in Gothenburg following transfer to new terminal (Video)

Cleaner air and shorter queues in Gothenburg following transfer to new terminal (Video)

The Arken Combi Terminal at the Port of Gothenburg has just celebrated its first anniversary. The terminal links up sea, road and rail traffic effectively, resulting in a more efficient and more reliable logistics …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Curious
Terntank - First operator to take on LNG at Swedegas new bunkering facility at Port of Gothenburg

Terntank - First operator to take on LNG at Swedegas new bunkering facility at Port of Gothenburg

Gothenburg-based shipping company Terntank was the very first operator to take on liquefied gas at a new bunkering facility at the Port of Gothenburg. Not only liquefied natural gas, LNG, but also liquefied biogas, …
Nov 27, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Gothenburg starts construction of new terminal

Port of Gothenburg starts construction of new terminal

After years of planning and preparation, construction of an entirely new terminal in the outer area of the Port of Gothenburg has started. The project will be the largest expansion undertaking at the Port of Gothenburg …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Curious
New Ferry - Stena Line expands traffic to Denmark from the Port of Gothenburg

New Ferry - Stena Line expands traffic to Denmark from the Port of Gothenburg

A new ferry has been introduced on the Denmark route, departing from Masthuggskajen in Gothenburg. The latest addition, Stena Vinga, will together with Stena Danica and Stena Jutlandica operate on the Stena Line route …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Vessels
First-ever bunkering of Liquefied biogas in Sweden at the Port of Gothenburg

First-ever bunkering of Liquefied biogas in Sweden at the Port of Gothenburg

Monday, June 25, the first-ever bunkering of liquefied biogas (LBG) took place at the Port of Gothenburg. Fure Vinga, owned by the Donsö-based shipping company Furetank, took on 40 cubic metres of LBG directly from …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Curious
Gas supplier named for new LNG facility at the Port of Gothenburg

Gas supplier named for new LNG facility at the Port of Gothenburg

Demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel is on the increase at the Port of Gothenburg, and it has now been announced that the availability of LNG and the range of bunkering options will be even greater in …
Jun 14, 2018 /  Curious
Largest construction ever shipped via the Port of Gothenburg

Largest construction ever shipped via the Port of Gothenburg

A huge offshore accommodation module has been loaded at the outer Gothenburg Port area. The eight-storey construction is currently standing on a barge awaiting transport to an oil rig in the North Sea. The object that …
Mar 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Swedish tanker operator sails five vessels under the Swedish flag

Swedish tanker operator sails five vessels under the Swedish flag

After almost eight years sailing under the flag of the Faroe Islands, the Furetank vessel Fure Nord reverted to sailing under the Swedish flag during a ceremony that took place whilst she was loading at the Port of …
Feb 26, 2018 /  Curious
Official opening of new combi terminal at the Port of Gothenburg

Official opening of new combi terminal at the Port of Gothenburg

On Wednesday, the Arken Combi Terminal at the Port of Gothenburg was officially opened. Freight can now switch between road, rail and sea at the quayside, and can do so much more efficiently than before. The new terminal …
Feb 12, 2018 /  Curious