ONE Enhances North Sea Baltic Service (NBS) for Russia and Finland

ONE Enhances North Sea Baltic Service (NBS) for Russia and Finland

Ocean Network Express (ONE) announced the details of the enhanced North Sea Baltic Service (NBS) for Russia and Finland, following the announcement of the Bilateral Strategic Co-operation Agreement for feeders in October …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
Damen Shipyards Group opens new engineering centre in Helsinki

Damen Shipyards Group opens new engineering centre in Helsinki

Damen has established a presence in Finland for the first time. The Helsinki office has been set up to take advantage of the depth of engineering expertise that exists in the country following the group’s entry …
May 14, 2019 /  Curious
ABB enables Eckerö Line’s cruise ferry to increase operational safety

ABB enables Eckerö Line’s cruise ferry to increase operational safety

ABB’s situational awareness solution, ABB Ability™ Marine Pilot Vision, will allow MS Finlandia (see also CruiseMapper) to enhance safety during maneuvering and docking. Caption: MS Finlandia - …
May 3, 2019 /  Vessels
Alfons Håkans has ordered two escort tugs to operate in the Baltic Sea

Alfons Håkans has ordered two escort tugs to operate in the Baltic Sea

The family-owned company, Alfons Håkans, a major towage operator with decades of regional expertise in Northern Baltic Sea region, has signed a contract about two ice-class 67-ton bollard pull ASD tugs with Sanmar …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Total transports in the Port of Naantali 7.84 million tonnes in 2018

Total transports in the Port of Naantali 7.84 million tonnes in 2018

TOTAL TRANSPORTS IN THE PORT OF NAANTALI  7.84 MILLION TONNES IN 2018 A total of nearly 7.84 million tonnes of cargo was transported through the Port of Naantali’s quays and/or fairways and water areas …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Curious
Year 2018 - A year of renewal in Alfons Håkans

Year 2018 - A year of renewal in Alfons Håkans

Year 2018 has been a year of renewal in Alfons Håkans. The capability of the fleet and crew to operate under hard winter conditions was once again proved necessary during the severe ice winter. To be able to …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Vessels
DFDS Seaways raises capacity on route Zeebrugge - Norway

DFDS Seaways raises capacity on route Zeebrugge - Norway

As from February, DFDS Seaways expands considerably the triangular service between Norway, Zeebrugge and Immingham. On the one hand the ms Lysbris Seaways, a sideport/container vessel, will be replaced by the larger ms …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious
MHI-MME Part of Industry Consortium to Develop State-of-the-Art Container Vessel

MHI-MME Part of Industry Consortium to Develop State-of-the-Art Container Vessel

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Marine Machinery & Equipment Co.,Ltd. (MHI-MME) is a party to an agreement made between leading marine industry players to collaborate in developing new levels of performance and …
Sep 11, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä Makes Significant Investment In Finland

Wärtsilä Makes Significant Investment In Finland

Wärtsilä is building the Smart Technology Hub, a new centre of research, product development and production, in Vaskiluoto, Vaasa. As of 2020, all of Wärtsilä’s functions and personnel in …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Finance
Port of Tallinn’ subsidiary signs an agreement for chartering mv Botnica during summer periods

Port of Tallinn’ subsidiary signs an agreement for chartering mv Botnica during summer periods

The subsidiary company of Port of Tallinn, OÜ TS Shipping, signed an agreement with Baffinland Iron Mines LP for chartering m/v Botnica for the 2018 summer period and, subject to certain conditions, also for the …
Jul 6, 2018 /  Vessels