Nord Stream 2 Starts Offshore Preparatory Pipelay Works in Germany

Nord Stream 2 Starts Offshore Preparatory Pipelay Works in Germany

Nord Stream 2 AG yesterday started the offshore preparatory works for the subsequent pipelaying in the Bay of Greifswald. Five dredgers are now working on the trench for the two pipeline strings. Caption: An …
May 16, 2018 /  Curious
Groundbreaking partnership for sustainable cruise tourism in Schleswig-Holstein

Groundbreaking partnership for sustainable cruise tourism in Schleswig-Holstein

The Federal State of Schleswig-Holstein, the Federal State capital Kiel, the Seaport of Kiel and the Costa Group came together on Thursday, April 26, 2018, aboard the cruise ship “AIDAluna” to set out the …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Cruise
Jan De Nul Group to install wind turbine generators in Germany

Jan De Nul Group to install wind turbine generators in Germany

Jan De Nul Group will install 32 Wind Turbine Generators (WTG), each with a capacity of 6.33 MW, for the Offshore Wind Farm Trianel Borkum II in Germany. The new project has been awarded by Senvion GmbH and will feature …
Feb 15, 2018 /  Curious
DEME bunkers its dual-fuel hopper dredger 'Scheldt River' with LNG for the first time in Germany

DEME bunkers its dual-fuel hopper dredger 'Scheldt River' with LNG for the first time in Germany

DEME’s pioneering dual fuel Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger Scheldt River was successfully bunkered with Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) at Brunsbüttel Ports on 12 February.  Approximately 85 tonnes of the …
Feb 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Container ship OOCL Germany docks for the first time at EUROGATE Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven

Container ship OOCL Germany docks for the first time at EUROGATE Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven

Yesterday, EUROGATE welcomed the world’s largest container ship at its container terminal in Wilhelmshaven. The ocean liner with the special name OOCL Germany docked for the first time at EUROGATE Container …
Oct 17, 2017 /  Vessels
Vroon’s subsea-support walk-to-work vessel VOS Stone chartered to E.ON

Vroon’s subsea-support walk-to-work vessel VOS Stone chartered to E.ON

Vroon announced earlier today that E.ON AG has contracted VOS Stone for logistics support and offshore accommodation at the Arkona Offshore Windfarm in Germany. Caption: subsea-support walk-to-work vessel VOS …
Sep 12, 2017 /  Vessels
EUROGATE Wilhelmshaven is growing and plans to increase labour force by 50 %

EUROGATE Wilhelmshaven is growing and plans to increase labour force by 50 %

EUROGATE has noted sustained growth and an increase in interest for Germany’s only deep-water port in Wilhelmshaven. For nearly four months now, two major alliances have been calling at the container terminal in …
Aug 29, 2017 /  Curious
OOCL Germany named at Samsung Heavy Industry shipyard, Geoje Island

OOCL Germany named at Samsung Heavy Industry shipyard, Geoje Island

Today, OOCL celebrated the christening of Hull H2173, a 21,413 TEU newbuilding constructed at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard on Geoje Island.  Named as OOCL Germany, this mega containership is the second of …
Aug 22, 2017 /  Vessels
ESL Shipping’s Supramax bulker Arkadia heads back to the Canadian Arctic

ESL Shipping’s Supramax bulker Arkadia heads back to the Canadian Arctic

ESL Shipping has renewed its contract to transport iron ore from Baffin Island, Canada to Bremen, Germany on its Supramax vessel Arkadia. The vessel departed Bremen Wednesday last week and is now sailing towards the …
Aug 14, 2017 /  Vessels
DFDS concentrates Russia services on St. Petersburg

DFDS concentrates Russia services on St. Petersburg

Kiel’s business with Russia up a third in first half year Danish shipping company DFDS is concentrating its Germany - Russia ferry services - which are run on slot-charter basis with Finnlines - on the Kiel - St. …
Aug 7, 2017 /  Curious