News-Rubrik: Sea

German ports urge elimination of location disadvantages

Tonnage tax also causes fiercer competition among terminal operatiors according to OECD

MSC appoints Soren Toft as CEO for container shipping & logistics

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company calls at 500 ports on 200 trade routes, carrying some 21 million TEU annually

Unifeeder is adding Kalinigrad to its network

By choosing the multimodal solution shippers can make a valuable contribution to less CO2 emissions

Rhenus-Arkon-Shipinvest develops ecological short sea fleet

The vessels are based on the latest developments related to environmental protection, digitalisation and design

Port of Lübeck takes over transshipment of new cars for Russia

The new cargo load at LHG-Skandinavienkai will comprise around 180,000 vehicles for the next three years

EUR 140 million EIB backing for Port of Piraeus transformation

Scheme to expand and upgrade cruise, container and car terminal, develop new port logistics centre and improve infrastructure

Grimaldi Group: 50 years commercial relations with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

New flagship for the transport of cars “Grande Torino” is the first unit of a series of seven sister vessels built by the Yangfan shipyard

Kiel seaport is ready for longer train lengths

Extended marshalling yard increases the performance of hinterland traffic by rail

Maersk built marine battery system

A containerized 600 kWh marine battery system will be installed in a trial on board the Maersk Cape Town in December

HHLA Burchardkai: Three new Container gantry cranes

The new Units will provide HHLA with additional capacity for handling ultra large container vessels with a cargo volume of 23,000 TEU or more

Rotterdam intends to cooperate closer with Polish ports

Port of Rotterdam and the Polish Seaports of Szczecin and Swinoujscie agree on more intensive partnership; in 2018 4 million tonnes of Polish freight passed Rotterdam

Hapag-Lloyd introduces IMO2020 Transition Charge (ITC) for short-term contracts

The ITC will cope the additional costs from switching to low-sulphur fuel; transparent method of pricing for the global customers