SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm selects DEME for foundations, turbines, offshore substations and inter-array- and export cables

SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm selects DEME for foundations, turbines, offshore substations and inter-array- and export cables

DEME’s subsidiaries Dredging International, GeoSea and Tideway have secured major contract awards for the 487 MW SeaMade Offshore Wind Farm in Belgium. The project reached financial close on December 3, …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Gothenburg: Major upturn in Ro-Ro traffic

Port of Gothenburg: Major upturn in Ro-Ro traffic

The prospects for ro-ro traffic between Sweden and the continent are certainly looking bright. Volumes between Gothenburg and Belgium have increased for the ninth year in succession. Shipping companies are also in the …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce to deliver design and ship equipment for Belgium’s new research vessel

Rolls-Royce to deliver design and ship equipment for Belgium’s new research vessel

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract by the Spanish shipbuilder Freire to deliver ship design and equipment systems for a new oceanographic research vessel for Belgium. The IMO polar code compliant vessel will be …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Vessels
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