Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tug Southampton

Kotug Smit Towage performs naming ceremony for tug Southampton

Recently the naming ceremony of the newly-built Damen tug Southampton took place in the Port of Zeebrugge. Kotug Smit Towage has taken four newly-built Damen tugs into service for its European harbour towage activities, …
Sep 26, 2018 /  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
Kotug Smit Towage christens “Southampton” tug in Zeebrugge

Kotug Smit Towage christens “Southampton” tug in Zeebrugge

Kotug Smit Towage recently took two sister tugs ASD 2913 ‘Rotterdam’ and ‘Southampton’ into service in the Port of Rotterdam and the Port of Zeebrugge respectively. On Thursday, September 13, a …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Vessels
CLdN launches direct service to Santander

CLdN launches direct service to Santander

As of mid-September 2018, CLdN will expand their network with a new direct shortsea shipping service to Santander in Northern Spain. The expansion includes two direct calls Zeebrugge / Santanter per week. This way Port …
Jul 6, 2018 /  Curious
Zeebrugge LNG Terminal: Coral EnergICE starts regular loading operations

Zeebrugge LNG Terminal: Coral EnergICE starts regular loading operations

The Zeebrugge LNG Terminal has recently performed its first loadings of the Coral EnergICE. This newly built ice class vessel will be making regular calls for delivering small-scale LNG to Scandinavian ports. The …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Curious
ICO signs concession agreement with Port of Zeebrugge for a 54 ha expansion of the Bastenaken car terminal

ICO signs concession agreement with Port of Zeebrugge for a 54 ha expansion of the Bastenaken car terminal

International Car Operators (ICO) has signed a concession agreement with Port of Zeebrugge for a 54 ha expansion of the Bastenaken car terminal. The total surface of ICO will amount to 300 ha, allowing to handle 16 …
Jun 6, 2018 /  Curious
P&O Ferries raises capacity on route Zeebrugge-Teesport

P&O Ferries raises capacity on route Zeebrugge-Teesport

P&O Ferries is raising the capacity by 25% on the route Zeebrugge-Teesport and PD Ports, owner and operator of several British ports, is starting from the English port an extra rail connection to Glasgow. Both …
May 25, 2018 /  Curious
Containership Ever Golden deployed for the NEU3 service makes first call at CSP Zeebrugge Terminal

Containership Ever Golden deployed for the NEU3 service makes first call at CSP Zeebrugge Terminal

On 22 May ms Ever Golden called for the first time at CSP Zeebrugge Terminal of COSCO Shipping Ports. The ship is being deployed for the NEU3 service of the Ocean Alliance (CMA CGM/ Cosco Shipping Lines/Evergreen/OOCL) …
May 23, 2018 /  Vessels
P&O Ferries set to lift capacity at Teesport by 25 per cent to create gateway to Scotland

P&O Ferries set to lift capacity at Teesport by 25 per cent to create gateway to Scotland

P&O FERRIES Monday announced that it plans to lift capacity on its Zeebrugge-Teesport route by almost 25 per cent within the next month in order to create a gateway to Scotland via the north-eastern port. The …
May 16, 2018 /  Vessels
First simultaneous transhipment of Yamal LNG

First simultaneous transhipment of Yamal LNG

On Tuesday 1 May for the first time liquefied natural gas from Sabetta on the Siberian peninsula Yamal, was transhipped simultaneously in Zeebrugge from an ice-class vessel (ARC7) into a conventional LNG carrier for …
May 4, 2018 /  All