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
Viking Sea kick-started the cruise season in Tallinn

Viking Sea kick-started the cruise season in Tallinn

Cruise season in Tallinn (see also CruiseMapper) started on April 26 when this year’s first cruise vessel Viking Sea called the Old City Harbour. The cruise season lasts until October 20 and brings with 341 …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Cruise
Ships that use LNG receive a discount at Port of Tallinn harbours

Ships that use LNG receive a discount at Port of Tallinn harbours

Starting in 2018, all ships that use liquefied natural gas (LNG) as their primary fuel can apply for a discount of four percent on tonnage fees when calling at harbours of the Port of Tallinn. The goal of the discount is …
Dec 20, 2017 /  Curious
The Port of Helsinki's new West Terminal 2 enters full operation

The Port of Helsinki's new West Terminal 2 enters full operation

The Port of Helsinki's new West Terminal 2 became fully operational on the cusp of summer, following the installation of the disembarkation bridge of the Jätkäsaari-side berth on 29 May. The terminal enters …
Jun 14, 2017 /  Curious
Tallink Shuttle has transported 30 million passengers within ten years

Tallink Shuttle has transported 30 million passengers within ten years

Tallink, the leading shipping operator on the Baltic Sea, celebrates the tenth anniversary of the operation of shuttle vessels on Tallinn-Helsinki route. Within this period, high-speed vessels of the highest weather and …
Jun 7, 2017 /  Cruise
Tallink Shuttle Has Transported 30 Million Passengers Within Ten Years

Tallink Shuttle Has Transported 30 Million Passengers Within Ten Years

Tallink, the leading shipping operator on the Baltic Sea, celebrates the tenth anniversary of the operation of shuttle vessels on Tallinn-Helsinki route. Within this period, high-speed vessels of the highest weather and …
May 11, 2017 /  Cruise
New, modern Viking XPRS returned to Tallinn route

New, modern Viking XPRS returned to Tallinn route

Viking Line continues to modernise its vessels. The M/S Viking XPRS, which has just undergone dry-docking, has been back sailing its usual Helsinki– Tallinn route starting on February 1. Passengers on the …
Feb 6, 2017 /  Cruise
Tallink's Fast Ferry STAR Will Have A Second Level Vehicles Access Installed In January

Tallink's Fast Ferry STAR Will Have A Second Level Vehicles Access Installed In January

Tallink`s fast ferry Star will be equipped with a separate, second level car-loading access door and ramp in January to make the loading of passenger vehicles faster and more comfortable for passengers and diminish …
Jan 23, 2017 /  Cruise
Tallink Invests Over 16 Million Euros Into Renewing Silja Europa

Tallink Invests Over 16 Million Euros Into Renewing Silja Europa

AS Tallink Grupp invests over 16 million Euros into renewing the passenger ferry Silja Europa, which is returning to Helsinki-Tallinn route from the docking on 12th of December. The renewal works include the …
Oct 11, 2016 /  Vessels
Four Baltic Sea ports agree on common on-shore power supply standard

Four Baltic Sea ports agree on common on-shore power supply standard

The ports of Tallinn, Helsinki, Stockholm and Turku have signed a memorandum of understanding on a common approach to on-shore power supply for vessels, reports LETA/BNS. "The passenger ferry quays in …
Sep 12, 2016 /  Curious