Port of Hull expands container connections with new sailings to Belgium’s biggest port

Port of Hull expands container connections with new sailings to Belgium’s biggest port

ABP’s Port of Hull continues to boom as it welcomes yet another new container service. The latest service will connect Hull with Antwerp, Belgium's largest port. Caption: Booming container trade: ABP Hull …
Oct 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Zeebrugge LNG Terminal: Coral EnergICE starts regular loading operations

Zeebrugge LNG Terminal: Coral EnergICE starts regular loading operations

The Zeebrugge LNG Terminal has recently performed its first loadings of the Coral EnergICE. This newly built ice class vessel will be making regular calls for delivering small-scale LNG to Scandinavian ports. The …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Curious
New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull

New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull

A brand new service of three sailings a week between Belgium and Hull was announced last week which follows on from significant investment in the Humber Container Terminals. These additional Ghent to Hull services …
May 29, 2018 /  Curious
Gigantic foundations for the Danish offshore wind farm Kriegers Flak leave Port of Ostend

Gigantic foundations for the Danish offshore wind farm Kriegers Flak leave Port of Ostend

Yesterday at 2 pm, the barge with the two impressive foundations of 10,000 tonnes and 8,000 tonnes, destined for the Danish offshore wind farm Kriegers Flak, has left the port of Ostend in Belgium – an important …
Jan 9, 2018 /  Vessels
CLdN adds fourth weekly sailing between Gothenburg and Zeebrugge

CLdN adds fourth weekly sailing between Gothenburg and Zeebrugge

Trade between Sweden and Belgium has been strong for quite some time. Traffic is now set to expand even further with the ro-ro company CLdN adding a fourth weekly sailing on the service between Gothenburg and the Belgian …
Dec 14, 2017 /  Curious
Dutch competition watchdog investigates possible shipping fuel cartel

Dutch competition watchdog investigates possible shipping fuel cartel

The Dutch competition watchdog said on Wednesday it was investigating a possible illegal, price-fixing cartel by fuel companies in ports in the Netherlands and Belgium. The watchdog, known by its Dutch acronym ACM, said …
Jul 13, 2017 /  Curious
DFDS expands service frequency to Belgium

DFDS expands service frequency to Belgium

Trade between Sweden and Belgium is going from strength to strength. To meet the demand, DFDS is planning to add a fourth vessel on the route between Gothenburg and the Belgian port of Ghent. Cargo volumes between …
May 31, 2017 /  Curious
Belgium’s Port of Ghent registers best year ever

Belgium’s Port of Ghent registers best year ever

Port of Ghent recorded 2016 as the best year ever. The seaborne cargo traffic registered a record with 29.1 million tonnes. Moreover, Ghent achieved a record for its conventional general cargo traffic and it …
Jan 9, 2017 /  Curious
Van Oord to build Belgium’s largest offshore wind project

Van Oord to build Belgium’s largest offshore wind project

Van Oord has signed a contract with Norther for the Balance of Plant works for the Norther offshore wind farm, located 23 km off the Zeebrugge coast in Belgium. With a maximal capacity of 370 MW, Norther is set …
Dec 15, 2016 /  Curious
Increased Cargo Volumes Between Gothenburg And Belgium Expands SOL Service

Increased Cargo Volumes Between Gothenburg And Belgium Expands SOL Service

Belgium is Sweden’s eighth largest export market. The Swedish shipping company SOL is about to expand its departure frequency between the Port of Gothenburg and the Belgian port of Zeebrugge. The change will offer …
Nov 23, 2016 /  Vessels