Dublin Port’s Cargo Volumes Grow by 4.3% For the Second Year in a Row

Dublin Port’s Cargo Volumes Grow by 4.3% For the Second Year in a Row

2018 the fourth successive record year for trade at Dublin Port Dublin Port Company reported on Friday (Jan18) full year trading figures for 2018. The latest figures show that cargo volumes through Dublin Port hit …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Curious
Irish Ferries prepares for Christmas delivery of the W.B. Yeats

Irish Ferries prepares for Christmas delivery of the W.B. Yeats

This Christmas, look forward to the gift of summer sun and sail to France in style, as Irish Ferries prepares to celebrate the arrival of the majestic W.B. Yeats (see also CruiseMapper). Expected to dock in Dublin …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Line’s three Irish Sea E-Flexer ships now in construction

Stena Line’s three Irish Sea E-Flexer ships now in construction

Stena Line has reached an important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the steel cutting of a third E-Flexer RoPax ship to be deployed on its Irish Sea routes. This means that all three of Stena …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Dublin Port volumes grow by 4.7% in first nine months; By year-end, 36% growth in just six years

Dublin Port volumes grow by 4.7% in first nine months; By year-end, 36% growth in just six years

Dublin Port Company today announced growth in cargo volumes of 4.7% to 28.4m gross tonnes for the first nine months of 2018. Within this total, imports grew by 6.0% and exports by 3.0%. 82% of the port’s volumes …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
Seatruck Ferries increases capacity and sailing frequency on their Dublin to Liverpool route

Seatruck Ferries increases capacity and sailing frequency on their Dublin to Liverpool route

44 weekly sailings on Dublin Liverpool Seatruck Ferries, the Irish Sea freight specialist, have increased capacity and sailing frequency on their Dublin to Liverpool route. The smallest vessel on the route, the Clipper …
Sep 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Siwertell designs new triple-enclosed loading system for eco-friendly ore handling operations in Ireland

Siwertell designs new triple-enclosed loading system for eco-friendly ore handling operations in Ireland

Siwertell, part of Bruks Siwertell Group, has secured an order for a ship loading system from Irish mining company, Boliden Tara Mines DAC; an operating subsidiary of Boliden AB. The specially-designed system will serve …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Curious
Dublin Port launches Masterplan 2040 reviewed 2018

Dublin Port launches Masterplan 2040 reviewed 2018

Dublin Port cargo volumes increase by 5.2% in the first half of the year Dublin Port Tuesday launched its Masterplan 2040 Reviewed 2018, updating the long-term development plan for the port first published in …
Jul 25, 2018 /  Curious
Irish Ferries cancels Ulysses journeys due to fault

Irish Ferries cancels Ulysses journeys due to fault

Irish Ferries has said all sailings of the Ulysses (see also CruiseMapper) on the Dublin-Holyhead route have been canceled until further notice. In a statement, the company said the cancellations were a result of a …
Jun 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Stena Line confirms plans for its 3 new Irish Sea ships

Stena Line confirms plans for its 3 new Irish Sea ships

Stena Line has confirmed that the first of its new RoPax ferries currently under construction in China is planned to enter service on its Holyhead – Dublin route early 2020. The following two is assigned to …
Jun 13, 2018 /  Vessels
World’s largest short sea Ro-Ro vessel mv Celine christened at Dublin Port (Video)

World’s largest short sea Ro-Ro vessel mv Celine christened at Dublin Port (Video)

MV Celine, the world’s largest short sea Ro-Ro ship, Friday (Apr20) was christened in a ceremony at Dublin Port with guest of honour, An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, Godmother to the new ship, Geraldine …
Apr 23, 2018 /  Vessels