The Northwest Seaport Alliance aims to improve gateway efficiency

The Northwest Seaport Alliance aims to improve gateway efficiency

The Northwest Seaport Alliance is launching a Gate Efficiency Program to expand gate hours at the international container terminals during peak season this year and next. With terminal congestion a top concern …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
NWSA welcomes first PIL vessel since 2014

NWSA welcomes first PIL vessel since 2014

Pacific International Lines’ Kota Pekarang arrived at The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s North Harbor on Saturday, Oct. 6, making its maiden voyage to Seattle. “The Northwest Seaport Alliance is …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Further capacity increase at Port of Kapellskär

Further capacity increase at Port of Kapellskär

On Tuesday 8 May the Finnlines vessel Finnswan called for the first time at the new, modern pier at the Port of Kapellskär. This will increase the freight capacity by almost 30 percent on the Kapellskär – …
May 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Finnlines: Financial Statements 2017 and Financial Review January–December 2017

Finnlines: Financial Statements 2017 and Financial Review January–December 2017

Emanuele Grimaldi, president and CEO, in conjunction with the review: “The fourth quarter ended extremely well and the result exceeded the previous year’s quarter by over 100 per cent and was EUR 14.9 (7.3) …
Feb 27, 2018 /  Finance
Finnlines’ MS Finnswan (formerly MS Nordlink) starts in Naantali–Långnäs–Kapellskär route

Finnlines’ MS Finnswan (formerly MS Nordlink) starts in Naantali–Långnäs–Kapellskär route

MS Finnswan (formerly MS Nordlink) starts in Naantali–Långnäs–Kapellskär route – Improvements in customer service continues Slotting MS Europalink, purchased last week, to the …
Feb 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Renovations continue on Finnlines Ropax vessels

Renovations continue on Finnlines Ropax vessels

The name of MS Nordlink changes at the end of January 2018. The new name will be MS Finnswan. The vessel moves from the Travemünde–Malmö route to the …
Jan 11, 2018 /  Vessels
The Northwest Seaport Alliance signs lease with SSA Marine to manage Matson’s Tacoma terminal

The Northwest Seaport Alliance signs lease with SSA Marine to manage Matson’s Tacoma terminal

SSA Marine has taken over stevedoring and terminal services for Matson at The Northwest Seaport Alliance Tacoma terminal. The 10-year lease for the West Sitcum Terminal authorized by the NWSA Managing Members Tuesday …
Oct 10, 2017 /  Curious
Queensway Navigation oil products tanker causes bitumen spill in Spain

Queensway Navigation oil products tanker causes bitumen spill in Spain

The marine authorities in Spain are demanding that the Greek Shipping company Queensway Navigation must pay for a bitumen spill from one of its product tankers at Huelva Port. Nearly 20 tonnes of bitumen was …
Jul 30, 2015 /  Accidents