Stena Europe Undergoes Refit Upgrades in Turkey

Stena Europe Undergoes Refit Upgrades in Turkey

The Stena Europe, which operates on the Fishguard – Rosslare ferry service is currently undergoing a significant three-month refit visit to the Gemak Shipyard in Tuzla, Turkey. The vessel (see also CruiseMapper) …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Limburg Express launched - New Inland Shipping connection between Rotterdam and Limburg

Limburg Express launched - New Inland Shipping connection between Rotterdam and Limburg

European Gateway Services (EGS), Barge Terminal Born and Danser Group have joining forces and are offering a reliable transport corridor between Rotterdam and Limburg by means of the Limburg Express. In Rotterdam, the …
Apr 15, 2019 /  Curious
FSG delivers sixth new building Ro-Ro for SIEM

FSG delivers sixth new building Ro-Ro for SIEM

Thursday, 14 March 2019, another Ro-Ro ship was handed over to SIEM at the Flensburger-Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) and will leave the shipyard on Monday. This is the sixth RoRo ship that FSG has delivered to …
Mar 15, 2019 /  Vessels
United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC) invest in new generation PCTCs

United European Car Carriers (UECC), jointly owned by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) and Wallenius Lines, has signed a contract to construct two new generation PCTC with China Ship Building Trading Co., Ltd and …
Mar 13, 2019 /  Curious
MSC Enhances Australia Express Service Through New VSA

MSC Enhances Australia Express Service Through New VSA

MSC is upgrading its Australia Express service between Europe / Indian Ocean and Australia. Starting during the month of September 2019, a new partnership will be implemented between MSC and CMA CGM to operate a joint …
Mar 8, 2019 /  Curious
ING and EIB provide €110m for Spliethoff’s Green Shipping investments

ING and EIB provide €110m for Spliethoff’s Green Shipping investments

€110.4 million loan for the installation of exhaust gas cleaning systems and ballast water management systems on 42 Spliethoff vessels part of €300 million joint EIB-ING green shipping partnership. EIB …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Finance
Maersk enhances Asia-Europe Network to further improve schedule reliability

Maersk enhances Asia-Europe Network to further improve schedule reliability

With the aim to continuously improve network stability and flexibility and enhance schedule reliability and overall customer experience, Maersk introduced changes to its Asia-Europe network in May 2018, which enabled it …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Caribbean Shipping Line Moves to Port of Hull

Caribbean Shipping Line Moves to Port of Hull

An international Caribbean shipping service has recently unlocked multiple routes to the Port of Hull, handling thousands of tonnes of breakbulk and project cargo per year. Europe Caribbean Line (ECL) represented in …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Vessels
DFDS Expands Cooperation with Turkish Ekol Logistics

DFDS Expands Cooperation with Turkish Ekol Logistics

DFDS and Ekol Logistics, a leading Turkish transport company in the market between Turkey and Europe, have agreed to significantly expand their cooperation. The agreement covers sea transport of trailers between …
Dec 27, 2018 /  Curious
Hamburg preparing for Brexit

Hamburg preparing for Brexit

Senate to focus on "no deal" scenario - 1,000 Hamburg firms trade with Britain The Hamburg Senate has been preparing for Britain’s impending withdrawal from the European Union for months, according to a press …
Oct 30, 2018 /  Curious