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Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Container Volumes Down in Port of Gothenburg

Swedish Port of Gothenburg, the largest port in Scandinavia, has handled a total of 820,000 TEUs during 2015, ...

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Swedish, Finnish Ports Join Forces on Green Technologies

Ports of Stockholm together with three Finnish Trans-European Transport Networks (TEN-T) ports – Turku, ...

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Sweden to House Refugees on Water

Asylum seekers could be sent to live on passenger vessels and accommodation platforms, according to Swedish ...

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MAN Buys Cryo’s Marine Fuel Gas Supply Business

Swedish marine propulsion producer MAN Diesel & Turbo Sverige AB acquired the marine fuel gas supply system ...

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Swedish Coast Guard Refloats MV Victoria

Swedish Coast Guard refloated MV Victoria on Saturday evening, September 26, ending the week-long efforts to set ...

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Sweden to Introduce Tonnage Tax

The government of Sweden has proposed the introduction of a tonnage tax system aiming to level the playing field ...

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G6 Starts Gothenburg Calls

The G6 alliance of container lines has started calling at Port of Gothenburg today through a new weekly direct ...

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Tarbit Orders Two Asphalt/Bitumen Tankers

Swedish shipping company Tarbit Shipping AB has ordered two 9,400 dwt asphalt and bitumen carriers to be built by ...

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Stena Line Ferry Collides with Tanker

Stena Line’s Ro-Pax vessel Stena Jutlandica carrying 600 people on board collided with a Danish-flagged ...

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Stena RoRo Charters Three Godby Sisters

Stena RoRo Charters Three Godby Sisters

Sweden’s Stena RoRo has reached an agreement with the Finnish shipping company Godby Shipping to long-term ...

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Skangass Tops Out Pori LNG Terminal

Skangas Tops Out Pori LNG Terminal

Sweden’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) provider  Skangass topped out its first LNG terminal in Finland on ...

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Gothenburg to See Fewer, but Bigger Cruise Ships in 2015

AIDAcara Opens Gothenburg Cruise Season

Sweden’s Port of Gothenburg has opened its cruise season today with the arrival of the German cruise ...

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Swedish, Finnish Ports Target EU Funding

Five Swedish and Finnish ports have this week submitted applications for EU funding within the 2014 CEF Transport ...

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2M Links Gothenburg with Japan

2M Links Gothenburg with Japan

Sweden’s Port of Gothenburg has acquired a new deep sea service to Japan through the newly formed 2M Alliance ...

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Scandlines Sells Helsingør-Helsingborg Route

Scandlines Sells Helsingor-Helsinborg Route

Danish ferry operator Scandlines has sold its Helsingør-Helsingborg route including the five Ro-Pax vessels ...

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Alfa Laval Marks Spike in Scrubber Orders

Alfa Laval Marks Spike in Scrubber Orders

Throughout 2014 Sweden’s Alfa Laval saw steady growth in the orders of their marine exhaust gas cleaning ...

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Skangas Books New LNG Bunker Vessel

Skangass Books New Bunker Vessel

Sweden’s liquefied natural gas provider Skangas has commissioned a specialised bunker vessel which will ...

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LR to Class World’s First Methanol-Powered Ship

LR to Classify World's First Methanol-Powered Ferry

Surveying teams from Lloyd’s Register (LR) will class the world’s first methanol-powered ropax ferry ...

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Skangass Loads First LNG from Zeebrugge

Skangass Loads First LNG from Zeebrugge

Sweden’s Skangass loaded the first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Fluxys’ LNG Terminal in ...

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Vaasa, Umeå Merge Port Management Operations

Vaasa, Umeå Merge Port Operations

Finland’s Port of Vaasa and Sweden’s Port of Umeå merged their operations under the new company, ...

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Concordia Maritime Extends Charters for Tanker Duo

Concordia Maritime Extends Charters for Tanker Duo

Swedish tanker shipping company Concordia Maritime has renewed its contract with Stena Bulk for a consecutive ...

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