DFDS offers new intermodal connection between Sweden and Turkey

DFDS offers new intermodal connection between Sweden and Turkey

With the recent acquisition of Turkish company UN Ro-Ro, DFDS is now in a position to offer a fast intermodal connection from Gothenburg in Sweden to Trieste in Italy, Patras in Greece and Pendik, Ambarli and Mersin in …
Sep 12, 2018 /  Vessels
The Port of New York and New Jersey welcomed WW Ocean's High-Efficient Ro-Ro (HERO) ship, the mv Titus

The Port of New York and New Jersey welcomed WW Ocean's High-Efficient Ro-Ro (HERO) ship, the mv Titus

Mv Titus, the latest WW Ocean neo-Panamax vessel, is making its maiden voyage MV Titus will be sailing Asia to North America trade route on her maiden voyage and has been specially designed to reduce energy consumption …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Atlantic RoRo Carriers makes its first vessel call at The Port of Philadelphia

Atlantic RoRo Carriers makes its first vessel call at The Port of Philadelphia

Atlantic RoRo Carriers Inc. (ARRC) had its first vessel call at The Port of Philadelphia’s Tioga Marine Terminal. The M/V Warnow Sun is part of ARRC’s multi-cargo handling vessels of breakbulk, project cargo, …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Finance
Kongsberg Maritime wins contracts for nine hybrid Ro-Ro vessels

Kongsberg Maritime wins contracts for nine hybrid Ro-Ro vessels

Kongsberg Maritime has been awarded significant contracts with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard Co., China to deliver power and hybrid systems to nine (9) Roll on – Roll off (Ro-Ro) vessels ordered by Grimaldi Group, …
Aug 20, 2018 /  Vessels
U.N. Ro-Ro opens new line to Patras Port, Greece

U.N. Ro-Ro opens new line to Patras Port, Greece

U.N. Ro-Ro, the leading ro-ro company operating intermodal transport, has started sailing from Istanbul’s Pendik Port to Patras Port. Patras is the most important port in south-eastern Greece. With this new ro-ro …
Jul 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Leading Turkish freight ferry company U.N.Ro-Ro is now part of DFDS

Leading Turkish freight ferry company U.N.Ro-Ro is now part of DFDS

In April, European shipping and logistics group DFDS signed an agreement with the owners of the Turkish shipping company U.N. Ro-Ro to acquire the shares in the company. “All relevant authorities have now …
Jun 7, 2018 /  Curious
Finnlines invests in sustainability – three new green ro-ro vessels ordered

Finnlines invests in sustainability – three new green ro-ro vessels ordered

Finnlines continues to invest in increasing its vessel capacity and has signed an order for three ro-ro vessels from the Chinese Jinling shipyard. The vessels delivery is expected as from 2020-2021. The total investment …
May 4, 2018 /  Vessels
DFDS acquires major Mediterranean shipping group U.N. Ro-Ro

DFDS acquires major Mediterranean shipping group U.N. Ro-Ro

Danish shipping and logistics group DFDS has acquired Turkey’s largest operator of Ro-Ro freight ships and will be a major player in the strong and continuously growing trade between the EU and Turkey. U.N. Ro-Ro …
Apr 12, 2018 /  Curious
Stena Foreteller replacement, Mann Lines ML Freya, arrives in Turku on January 5th

Stena Foreteller replacement, Mann Lines ML Freya, arrives in Turku on January 5th

The latest arrival in the Port of Turku is Mann Lines’ m/s ML Freya, which starts to operate on January 5th on the route Turku - Bremerhaven - Harwich - Cuxhaven - Paldiski - Turku. The vessel replaces Stena …
Jan 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Dublin Port trade volumes up 4,2% in first nine months of 2017

Dublin Port trade volumes up 4,2% in first nine months of 2017

Dublin Port Company has published its latest trade figures showing growth of 4.2% to the end of Q3 2017. Overall, volumes in Dublin Port have grown by 30.1% in just five years.  A continuation in the current pace of …
Oct 27, 2017 /  Curious