Posts Tagged ‘Germany’

Closure of the Rhine valley rail corridor: Swisstrain offers replacement schedule

Closure of the Rhine valley rail corridor: Swisstrain offers replacement schedule
… Frenkendorf, Switzerland, 18 August 2017: Following the closure of the railway line between the German cities of Rastatt and Baden-Baden, the Swisstrain has developed a replacement schedule for rail freight transport between the ports of Rotterdam and Antwerp and the terminal in Frenkendorf/Basel. The...
August 18th, 2017 | Land Trasnport, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Rail | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances shopping center portfolio “Christie” for Madison and Redos

HSH Nordbank finances shopping center portfolio “Christie” for Madison and Redos
Peter Axmann HAMBURG/KIEL – HSH Nordbank has successfully refinanced a portfolio of four shopping centers, located in Germany, for a joint venture led by Madison International Realty, in partnership with the Redos Group. The existing loan on the property at the time of the “Christie portfolio”...
August 8th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, News | Read More

Big risks and big rewards on moving day

Big risks and big rewards on moving day
… Top Teams Advance To Theatre-Style Medal Racing With the all-important Medal Race cutoff kicking in today for all three fleets at the 49er/49erFX/Nacra17 European Championship in Kiel, Germany, all pressure was on the ‘bubble’ teams to perform at their best.  Some rose to the challenge,...
August 3rd, 2017 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

Diana fixes caper “G.P.Zafirakis” on period to RWE

Diana fixes caper “G.P.Zafirakis” on period to RWE
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V G. P. ZAFIRAKIS WITH RWE ATHENS, GREECE, August 3, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through...
August 3rd, 2017 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

New German LNG fuelled research ship will feature Wärtsilä technology

New German LNG fuelled research ship will feature Wärtsilä technology
Rendering of the Atair; first vessel in the BSH fleet with LNG technology The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the engines for a new LNG fuelled research vessel being built for the German government. Wärtsilä will also supply exhaust cleaning systems based on selective catalytic reduction (SCR)...
August 1st, 2017 | Bunkering, LNG, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Navis launches new Bluetracker Hull and Propeller Performance Monitoring Module

Navis launches new Bluetracker Hull and Propeller Performance Monitoring Module
Hull Monitor Assists Ship Operators in Data-Driven Decision-Making for the Best Scheduling of Maintenance Activity and its Effect on the Ship’s Energy Efficiency Performance Flensburg, July 28, 2017 – Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation and provider of operational technologies and services...
July 28th, 2017 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Technical, Technology | Read More

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal
A unique view of the Port of Hamburg from above… HPA Insider Tour: Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal A hundred lucky guests recently got an exclusive look behind the scenes of Europe’s second biggest seaport at the HPA Insider Tour. The tour started at Hamburgs newest district HafenCity in...
July 24th, 2017 | Film Industry, Photography, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

HSH Nordbank finances office real estate portfolio in western Germany

HSH Nordbank finances office real estate portfolio in western Germany
Peter Axmann HAMBURG/KIEL – HSH Nordbank is providing the Cording Real Estate Group (Cording) with finance of € 93 million to purchase a real estate portfolio. Cording is acquiring the portfolio on behalf of a joint venture between Danish fund manager Sparinvest Property Investors and family office...
July 17th, 2017 | Banking, Finance, News | Read More

E.R. Schiffahrt wins further management contract from Maersk Line

E.R. Schiffahrt wins further management contract from Maersk Line
Nils Aden E.R. Schiffahrt, the Hamburg-based ship manager, has been appointed by Danish Maersk Line with the ship management of three further vessels. The new contract comprises the management of three 8,400 teu container vessels and includes the crew and technical management, as well as additional services...
July 14th, 2017 | Container shipping, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Shipmanagement | Read More

Who isn’t afraid of the BDI@ 829…

Who isn’t afraid of the BDI@ 829…
John N. Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 18 points earlier on today and now stands uncomfortably at 829 points; the Geopolitics inclusive of the  G20 forum taking place tomorrow in Hamburg will determine a great deal of future politics and trade AND possibly the environment. John Faraclas’...
July 6th, 2017 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corruption, European Union, Food and Drink, IUA, Markets, Military, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Para World Sailing Championships going down to the wire

Para World Sailing Championships going down to the wire
Violeta del Reino leads the Hansa A scintillating finale at the Para World Sailing Championships is on the cards in Kiel, Germany after the penultimate day of competition was as close as close could be.   Three races across all three Para World Sailing disciplines were conducted and the leaderboards...
June 24th, 2017 | Associations, Sailing, Sports | Read More

39 nations ready to race at the Para World Sailing Championships

39 nations ready to race at the Para World Sailing Championships
Matt Bugg of Australia in the 24 Norlin OD The Para World Sailing Championships have opened in Kiel, Germany with more than 80 sailors from 39 nations registered to sail across three classes. Paralympic medallists, world champions, offshore sailors and sailors from eight new nations will race in the...
June 20th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Hamburg Port Anniversary 2017: The Countdown

Hamburg Port Anniversary 2017: The Countdown
The Port Anniversary in Hamburg (German: “Hafengeburtstag”) is the biggest harbour festival in the world. With more than 300 ships from all over the world, spectacular displays and lots of live music the 828th anniversary festivities will present a varied maritime programme in the unique...
May 3rd, 2017 | Anniversaries, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
28-Apr-2017 SCHEDULED CHANNEL CLOSURE FOR RIVERFEST Neches River, Port Neches TX, USA CONTINUOUS OPERATION OF A TEMPORARY WIND MONITORING STATION Hong Kong DREDGING IN HUNG HOM FAIRWAY Hong Kong REPAIRS TO DOLPHINS IN TO KWA WAN TYPHOON SHELTER Hong Kong LOCK CHAMBER TO CLOSE FOR REPAIRS Kiel...
April 28th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives

Germany’s most sustainably transported coffee arrives
The “Avontuur” Organic coffee transported between continents by wind, the sailing cargo ship the Avontuur will arrive in Bremen, Germany on Earth Day 2017 signalling a foundational shift towards a truly sustainable shipping culture. Timbercoast, the owner of the Avontuur, with their partners...
April 15th, 2017 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Energy | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
04-Apr-2017 MARINE WORKS AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong POST TC DEBBIE STATUS UPDATE Queensland, Australia NEW VESSEL REPORTING REQUIREMENT FOR WESTBOUND TRAFFIC Kiel Canal, Germany Marine works at Tseung Kwan O Tuesday, April 4, 2017, Hong Kong For approximately 20 months, marine...
April 4th, 2017 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
03-Feb-2017 YEMENI PORT STATUS UPDATE – 3 FEBRUARY 2017 Yemen PORT OPERATIONS STILL SUSPENDED DUE TO BAD WEATHER Jubail, Saudi Arabia LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany Yemeni port status update – 3 February 2017 Friday, February 3, 2017, Yemen In anticipation of...
February 3rd, 2017 | Canals, Military, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
30-Jan-2017 RELOCATION OF LIGHT BUOY FOR THREE-RUNWAY SYSTEM CONSTRUCTION Hong Kong SUPER BOWL SUNDAY – HOTEL AVAILABILITY Houston, USA LOCK CLOSURE FOR MAINTENANCE WORKS Kiel Canal, Germany Relocation of Light Buoy for Three-Runway System construction Monday, January 30,...
January 30th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Genting deal largest in Evac history

Genting deal largest in Evac history
Ljubo Jurisevic Under an agreement signed December 7, 2016, Evac will supply Complete Cleantech Solutions for two Global class cruise ships for Genting Hong Kong’s Star Lines. The two 201,000-gross-ton vessels will be built by the German shipyard MV Werften for deliveries in 2020 and 2021. The contract...
January 11th, 2017 | Cruise Industry, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

MV WERFTEN selects ABB propulsion, automation and marine software for five new Genting vessels

MV WERFTEN selects ABB propulsion, automation and marine software for five new Genting vessels
Crystal Cruises Azipod propulsion amongst a series of solutions will improve safety and efficiency of new generation of ships for Crystal Cruises and Star Cruises. Wismar, Germany, 9 January 2017 – ABB will supply the complete power, propulsion and automation package for a series of new cruise vessels...
January 9th, 2017 | Cruise Ferry, Marine Equipment Products and Services | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  06-Jan-2017 LOCKS LANE OUTAGE 9-12 JANUARY 2017 Panama Canal, Panama KIEL CANAL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany KIEL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Germany, Kiel Canal AL JUBAIL PORT OPERATIONS SUSPENDED DUE TO WEATHER Saudi Arabia, Al Jubail Locks lane outage 9-12 January 2017 Friday,...
January 6th, 2017 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  30-Dec-2016 ESTABLISHMENT OF BUOYS DEMARCATING MARINE PARK Hong Kong NEW TOWAGE SERVICE PROVIDER Eden, Australia KIEL CANAL LOCK CHAMBER CLOSURE Kiel Canal, Germany MANDATORY ADOPTION OF MASS FLOW METERING SYSTEM FOR MARINE FUEL OIL DELIVERY Singapore Establishment of buoys demarcating...
December 30th, 2016 | Bunkering, Canals, Ports & Terminals, Regulatory | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  16-Dec-2016 CHANGES TO REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY FOR BONDED FREIGHT FORWARDER CARRIER CODE Canada PORT OPS CONTINUING DESPITE BAD WEATHER Ras Tanura, Saudi Arabia PORT CLOSURE DUE TO ADVERSE WEATHER Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia LOCK CLOSURES FOR MAINTENANCE Kiel Canal, Germany Changes...
December 16th, 2016 | Canals, Inland Waterways, Ports & Terminals, Weather | Read More

Hot Port news from GAC

Hot Port news from GAC
  09-Dec-2016 CORAL TRANSLOCATION AT TSEUNG KWAN O Hong Kong MARINE WORKS IN EX-WAN CHAI PUBLIC CARGO WORKING AREA BASIN Hong Kong MARCUS HOOK RANGE ROCK BLASTING OPERATIONS Delaware River, USA DREDGING AT TEMASEK FAIRWAY Singapore CONSTRUCTION OF NEW LANDING PONTOON & UPGRADING OF...
December 9th, 2016 | Canals, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Kiel to host 2017 Para World Sailing Championships

Kiel to host 2017 Para World Sailing Championships
German sailor Heiko Kroger racing at the 2016 Kieler Woche- in the 2.4 Norlin OD Kiel, Germany has been selected by World Sailing to host the 2017 Para World Sailing Championships from 20-25 June during the world-renowned Kiel Week 2017. Kiel’s announcement as the host venue falls less than one...
December 5th, 2016 | Sailing, Sports | Read More