Posts Tagged ‘Finland’

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Hot Port News from GAC 30-Nov-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 1-14 DECEMBER 2019 World Holidays: 1-14 December 2019 Saturday, November 30, 2019, Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 2 Dec (Mon) – UAE National Day 2 Dec (Mon) – Kazakhstan First President’s Day 5...
November 30th, 2019 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port news from GAC
Hot Port News from GAC 23-Nov-2019 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 24 NOVEMBER-7 DECEMBER 2019 Worldwide World Holidays: 24 November-7 December 2019 Saturday, November 23, 2019, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 28 Nov (Thu) – Panama Independence Day 28 Nov...
November 23rd, 2019 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

NAPA and ChartWorld partner to provide artificial intelligence-driven voyage optimization

NAPA and ChartWorld partner to provide artificial intelligence-driven voyage optimization
ChartWorld’s Oliver Schwarz and NAPA’s Risto Kariranta are excited to start collaboration in providing AI-driven voyage planning and optimization. NAPA and ChartWorld partner to provide artificial intelligence-driven voyage optimization Helsinki, Finland and Limassol, Cyprus – 29 April 2019 –...
April 29th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Foreship ensures Wasaline ferry is designed for lean, green and flexible performance

Foreship ensures Wasaline ferry is designed for lean, green and flexible performance
Energy efficiency, flexibility and optimised space availability will be built into the new Wasaline ferry that will transform freight and passenger connections between Umeå in Sweden and Vaasa in Finland, according to naval architect and design engineering consultant Foreship. Last week, Kvarken Link...
January 29th, 2019 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ro-Ro and Passenger Ferries, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
01-Dec-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 2-15 DECEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 2-15 December 2018 Saturday, December 1, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Dec (Thu) – Finland Independence Day 16 Dec (Sun) – Day of Reconciliation (South Africa) 16...
December 1st, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
24-Nov-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 25 NOVEMBER-8 DECEMBER 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 25 November-8 December 2018 Saturday, November 24, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 30 Nov (Fri) – St Andrew’s Day (Scotland) 6 Dec (Thu) – Finland Independence...
November 24th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Religion | Read More

MOL Chooses NAPA’s Performance Monitoring and Analysis Solution for 80 of Its Time-Chartered Bulk Carriers

MOL Chooses NAPA’s Performance Monitoring and Analysis Solution for 80 of Its Time-Chartered Bulk Carriers
 Helsinki, Finland and Tokyo, Japan – 24 October 2018 – NAPA, the leading maritime software, services and data analysis provider today announced that it has signed an agreement with MOL (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd.) to provide performance analysis and reporting for 80 of MOL’s time-chartered bulk...
October 24th, 2018 | IT and Communications, Liner Shipping and Trade, Technology | Read More

Foreship expertise to build West Coast cruise ship business

Foreship expertise to build West Coast cruise ship business
Marcus Höglund, Foreship Senior Vice President Engineering Services, Naval architecture, design and marine engineering specialist Foreship has transferred a senior member of its management team in Finland to head its Seattle operation, in a move aiming to expand West Coast activities and provide a new...
October 1st, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

The building of Viking Line’s new passenger vessel starts today

The building of Viking Line’s new passenger vessel starts today
The Viking Line Newbuilding Today, on 3 September, the production of Viking Line’s new passenger cruise ship starts at the Xiamen Shipbuilding Industry Co., Ltd. (XSI) shipyard in China. The first steel plates are being cut in the traditional Steel Cutting ceremony. The new vessel will be one of the...
September 3rd, 2018 | Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technology | Read More

Clean Arctic Alliance welcomes Russian-Finnish statement on Cleaner Arctic Shipping Fuel

Clean Arctic Alliance welcomes Russian-Finnish statement on Cleaner Arctic Shipping Fuel
.. Moscow, 24 August 2018:- The Clean Arctic Alliance welcomes the joint statement by  Russian President Vladimir Putin and Finnish President Sauli Niinisto on the need to move to cleaner ships’ fuels such as LNG in the Arctic. Speaking on behalf of the Clean Arctic Alliance, Alexey Knizhnikov...
August 24th, 2018 | Arctic Shipping, Climate, Emissions, Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Wärtsilä makes significant investment in Finland – the Smart Technology Hub, next-generation innovation and production centre, will be built in Vaasa

Wärtsilä makes significant investment in Finland – the Smart Technology Hub, next-generation innovation and production centre, will be built in Vaasa
Wärtsilä Smart technology hub Wärtsilä Corporation, 21 August 2018, 10:00 am EEST – Wärtsilä is building the Smart Technology Hub, a new centre of research, product development and production, in Vaskiluoto, Vaasa. As of 2020, all of Wärtsilä’s functions and personnel in central...
August 21st, 2018 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
16-Jun-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 17-30 JUNE 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 17-30 June 2018 Saturday, June 16, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 Jun (Tue) – Trindad & Tobago Labour Day 21 Jun (Thu) – June Solstice 22 Jun (Fri) – Midsummer’s...
June 16th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  09-Jun-2018 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 10-23 JUNE 2018 Worldwide World Holidays: 10-23 June 2018 Saturday, June 9, 2018, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 10 Jun (Sun) – Congo Reconciliation Day 11-12 Jun (Mon-Tue) – Russian...
June 9th, 2018 | Anniversaries, Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp

MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore Maritime Innovation camp
l to r: Antti Saurama, University of Turku, Janne Suominen, MacGregor, Karri Mikkonen, Turku Science Park, HE Paula Parviainen, Ambassador of Finland to Singapore, Jason Lin, Singapore Maritime Institute and Toh Ah Cheong, Singapore Maritime Institute MacGregor takes its place at the Finland-Singapore...
April 25th, 2018 | Academia, Environment, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Technical, Technology | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  25-Jan-2018 AROUND THE ISLAND YACHT RACE Hong Kong CHANGE TO SEASONAL ICE PROCEDURE STATUS Delaware Bay & River, United States COAL TRAIN DERAILMENT Gladstone, Australia STEVEDORES TO STOP WORK AS PART OF PROTEST Finland Around the Island Yacht Race Thursday, January 25,...
January 25th, 2018 | Labour Disputes, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Sports, Weather | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
  10-Jan-2018 CRUDE OIL TANKERS COMING FROM US GULF, CARIBBEAN & LATIN AMERICAN HEADING FOR ASIA Suez Canal, Egypt GOETHALS BRIDGE DEMOLITION New York, United States CYCLONE ALERT PROCEDURE ACTIVATED Port Hedland, Australia PORT CLOSURE AHEAD OF CATEGORY 1 TROPICAL LOW Broome, Australia FAIRWAY...
January 10th, 2018 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Russia and Finland commissions meet on maritime issues

Russia and Finland commissions meet on maritime issues
From the meeting: the two delegations RUSSIA AND FINLAND MIXED COMMISSION AGREED ON COOPERATION IN MARITIME SECTOR Russia and Finland have confirmed their readiness to implement the Agreement between the governments of Russia and Finland on Cooperation and Interaction in Icebreaker Assistance in the...
December 19th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Organisations, Politics and Government | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  02-Dec-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 3-16 DECEMBER 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 3-16 December 2017 Saturday, December 2, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 6 Dec (Wed) – Finland Independence Day 16 Dec (Sat) – South...
December 2nd, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions | Read More

Refloating of “Cabrera’s” aft part successfully completed

Refloating of “Cabrera’s” aft part successfully completed
From the Cabrera’s refloating The refloating of the aft part of the cargo ship “Cabrera” was successfully completed today. The Cabrera during the early hours of 24 December 2016 due to bad weather conditions run aground at the north coast of the island of Andros resulting to her sinking The...
October 22nd, 2017 | Environment, Maritime Accidents, News, Oil Spill, Pollution, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Wärtsilä uses start-up mindset to accelerate Intelligent Vessel outcomes

Wärtsilä uses start-up mindset to accelerate Intelligent Vessel outcomes
… Wärtsilä Corporation,  11 October 2017 at 12:00 pm EEST – Wärtsilä opens the first of four Digital Acceleration Centres to speed up the innovation and co-creation with customers on a range of new business models and solutions, including the industry’s most advanced intelligent...
October 11th, 2017 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
17-Jun-2017 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 18 JUNE-1 JULY 2017 Worldwide World Holidays: 18 June-1 July 2017 Saturday, June 17, 2017, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: 19 Jun (Mon) – Trinidad Labour Day 23 Jun (Fri) – Midsummer’s...
June 17th, 2017 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Religion | Read More

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Hot Port News from GAC
25-Apr-2017 RECLAMATION WORK AT TUAS VIEW Singapore MOORING/UNMOORING OF VESSELS AT TUAS FINGER ONE PROJECT AREA Singapore DREDGING IN TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore SEAWALL OPENING & SUBMARINE CABLE DIVERSION WORKS Singapore TOWAGE TARIFFS TO INCREASE Finland Reclamation work...
April 25th, 2017 | Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  13-Dec-2016 TOWAGE TARIFFS TO RISE Finland REVISED MARITIME FREQUENCIES & CHANNELING ARRANGEMENTS Singapore Towage tariffs to rise Tuesday, December 13, 2016, Finland Local towage operator Alfons Håkans has announced tariff increases for the cruise ports of Kotka (7,1%),...
December 13th, 2016 | Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  03-Dec-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 4-17 DECEMBER 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 4-17 December 2016 Saturday, December 3, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Tue 6 Dec – Finland Independence Day Fri 9 Dec – Tanzania...
December 3rd, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  26-Nov-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 27 NOVEMBER-10 DECEMBER 2016 Worldwide HEAVY RAIN AND FLOODING CAUSING DISRUPTION Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia World Holidays: 27 November-10 December 2016 Saturday, November 26, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming...
November 26th, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More