Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

The PORT OF KIEL’s first shore-based power supply plant for shipping was officially inaugurated at the Norwegenkai on May 9th. The facility was declared open jointly by the Minister-President of the federal state …
May 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Kiel strengthens its partnership with MSC Cruises

Port of Kiel strengthens its partnership with MSC Cruises

The PORT OF KIEL and the shipping company of MSC Cruises are going to intensify their long-lasting partnership. The corresponding letter of intent was signed on 27th April by Pierfrancesco Vago, Executive Chairman at MSC …
May 9, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Kiel expects more than 2.2 million passengers this year (Video)

Port of Kiel expects more than 2.2 million passengers this year (Video)

The economic importance of nautical tourism for Schleswig-Holstein is continuing to increase. More than 2.2 million passengers are expected in the port of Kiel alone this year, forecasting record numbers like 600,000 …
Mar 8, 2019 /  Cruise
PORT OF KIEL presents annual results 2018

PORT OF KIEL presents annual results 2018

More than 2.2 million passengers and again over 7 million cargo tons handled Passenger traffic rises 4.2 % to over 2.2 million travellers Handling result 3.5 % lower than last year’s peak Color Line cargo …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Curious
SCA Logistics is firmly established in Kiel; 500th ship clearance in the Port of Kiel and at the Kiel-Canal

SCA Logistics is firmly established in Kiel; 500th ship clearance in the Port of Kiel and at the Kiel-Canal

SCA Logistics moved its activities to the Ostuferhafen in Kiel 2 ¼ years ago, after the company had started its German operations in Hamburg 52 years ago and most recently continued them in Lübeck. The third …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Curious
Foundation Stone Ceremony for 2nd OSTSEEKAI Terminal

Foundation Stone Ceremony for 2nd OSTSEEKAI Terminal

Port of Kiel expands cruise passenger handling capacities The building construction of the second Ostseekai terminal building for cruise passengers is about to start. Kiel’s Lord Mayor Dr Ulf Kämpfer, Town …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Cruise
Kiel provides emission-free berthing for ships during port stay

Kiel provides emission-free berthing for ships during port stay

The construction of the first onshore power supply plant for commercial vessels in the port of Kiel has begun. Taking part in the official first-cut-of-the-spade-ceremony marking the start of the construction works at …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Curious
Kiel marks the last of nine maiden visits this year

Kiel marks the last of nine maiden visits this year

The cruise ship Viking Sky (see also CruiseMapper) sailed into the Kiel Fiord on her maiden visit to Kiel early on Tuesday morning escorted by a water fountain display from a local tug. The ship’s arrival also …
Oct 2, 2018 /  Cruise
Over 40 years of partnership between Costa and Kiel

Over 40 years of partnership between Costa and Kiel

Bronze plate unveiled on Kiel’s walk of cruise ships at Ostseekai This Sunday, (02/09), Kiel says goodbye to the Costa Pacifica cruise vessel for this year’s season. To mark the over 40 years of partnership …
Sep 5, 2018 /  Cruise
Viking Ocean Cruises premiere in the Port of Kiel

Viking Ocean Cruises premiere in the Port of Kiel

Viking Ocean Cruises (see also CruiseMapper) has chalked up its first visit to the port of Kiel. Escorted by a port tug and to the accompaniment of a water fountain display, the company’s Viking Sun berthed at …
Jul 4, 2018 /  Cruise