date of publication: 16.01.2017
Transport Week 2017 – the 7th edition of one of the biggest transport and logistics conferences in Central Europe. This year’s event, scheduled for the 7-9th of March 2017, will focus on the business side of sustainable solutions in shipping, ports and logistics.
date of publication: 12.01.2017
Gdynia, Poland. Four hybrid exhaust gas cleaning systems, manufactured by Italian firm, Ecospray Technologies, are being installed by Baltec Marine on Peter Pan, the German-owned TT-Line premium RoPax ferry. The estimated delivery time is January 10, 2017.
date of publication: 06.01.2017
On 5 January 2017, with EMS Highway's call at the port and its first loading, a new regular Ro-Ro type shipping service between Gdansk and Tilbury was launched, which will call at the Port of Gdansk once a week from now on, in order to pick up Hyundai cars. The service will be operated by vessels of one of the largest shipowners in Europe, specialising in the transport of cars and other rolling cargo, "K" Line European Sea Highway Services (KESS), which is a European short sea shipping operator transporting up to 800,000 cars a year.
date of publication: 10.11.2016
The EU Commission and the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, adopted a Joint Communication proposing actions for safe, secure, clean and sustainably managed oceans.
date of publication: 09.11.2016
On October 28th 2016, the European Commission announced that it would allow Gazprom to use more of the Opal pipeline capacity. As the text of the decision has not been disclosed to the public yet, PGNiG Polish Oil & Gas Company is unable to take any legal steps. This is why today PGNiG has requested the Commission to promptly publish the OPAL decision.
date of publication: 08.11.2016
The next 4.5 years will be marked by intensive investment work for the Port of Gdansk Authority SA. Several days ago, we described the detailed scope of projects involving the modernisation and expansion of road and railway infrastructure at the Outer Port. However, this does not exhaust the list of tasks facing the port in the immediate future. As part of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), the Port of Gdansk Authority SA also received funding for the preparation of project and environmental documentation for the expansion and modernisation of core network hubs in terms of road and railway infrastructure on the right bank of the Inner Port (the area of Basen Gorniczy and nabrzeże Przemyslowe). The project in question will be carried out in cooperation with the Gdansk Municipality based on a cooperation agreement concluded between the two parties.
date of publication: 26.10.2016
In Q3 2016, LOTOS achieved consolidated EBITDA of PLN 670m and consolidated EBIT of PLN 432m. Net profit rose to PLN 380m, up PLN 154m on the previous quarter. To compare, in Q3 2015 LOTOS reported a consolidated net loss of PLN -249m.
date of publication: 24.10.2016
24 October 2016 will undoubtedly go down in history, as on this day two very important events for the future of the maritime industry took place at the Port of Gdansk. The first one was the ceremonial completion of the expansion of the DCT container terminal. The other, an official visit by the Minister of Maritime Economy and Inland Navigation and the Deputy Minister of Transport of the People's Republic of China, who signed a new agreement on closer Polish-Chinese cooperation in the field of maritime economy.
date of publication: 20.10.2016
The Ports of Szczecin and Świnoujście recorded nearly three percent growth of cargo handling in the past nine months of the year. In the forefront of cargo types handled are fuels, break bulk and grain. The increased cargo handling is possible due to the operation of the gas terminal and new grain terminals, as well as a continuous increase in traffic in the Świnoujście Ferry Terminal.
date of publication: 17.10.2016
On 14 October the authorities of the City of Gdynia organised an annual Maritime Economy Forum. This important event for the industry was attended by numerous representatives of entities in the shipbuilding sector, seaports and the shipping industry, as well as Tri-City scientists and university students.
date of publication: 10.10.2016
On 13th October this year, the bulk cargo port is to celebrate its centennial anniversary. The event coincides with the 25th anniversary of Bulk Cargo–Port Szczecin.
date of publication: 07.10.2016
The Port of Gdynia closed the three quarters of 2016 with a level of cargo handling of 14.38 million tonnes, which is an increase by 2.2% as compared to the same period of last year.
date of publication: 30.09.2016
The *1st MARE FORUM POLAND* was held in Sopot, Poland on 21 September 2016 under the Chairmanship of Apostolos Poulovassilis, Chief Operating Officer of Eletson Corporation. The event was organised by *Mare Forum* under the *Honorary Patronage*of the *Marshal of the Pomorskie Voivodeship* and a wide range of excellent presentations, very good discussions and a positive atmosphere, which resulted in new perspectives and ideas being explored and a conference day that was thoroughly enjoyed by all participants.
date of publication: 18.09.2016
Following the very successful conferences held around the globe, MARE FORUM is pleased to announce the occurrence of the 1st Mare Forum Poland 2016 to be held in Sopot on 21 st September 2016.