Posts Tagged ‘Portugal’

Portugal Transport Day, Brussels 8 October 2019

Portugal Transport Day, Brussels 8 October 2019
Portugal Transport Day, Brussels 8 October 2019  Portugal Transport Infoday Date: October 8 (10: 00-13: 00) Location: Brussels (Permanent Representation of Portugal to the European Union (REPER) – Auditorium Damiao de Gois) Do not miss out and sign up now! The National Innovation Agency (NIA) andMagellan –...
August 1st, 2019 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies

The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies
.. The European project DURABLE will apply drones and robots to boost the deployment of renewable energies DURABLE has a budget of € 3.9M and it is financed by the Interreg Atlantic Area Program. The project launch meeting takes place today in Bidart (France). Alerion Technologies, Lortek S. Coop and...
April 26th, 2019 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Aviation, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Join Atlantic Blue Port Services as they tackle ships effluents, invasive species and the IMO Ballast Water Convention at European Maritime Day 16th-17th May 2019, Lisbon, Portugal

Join Atlantic Blue Port Services as they tackle ships effluents, invasive species and the IMO Ballast Water Convention at European Maritime Day 16th-17th May 2019, Lisbon, Portugal
Join Atlantic Blue Port Services as they tackle ships effluents, invasive species and the IMO Ballast Water Convention at European Maritime Day 16th-17th May 2019, Lisbon, Portugal . The Atlantic Blue Port Services project will be addressing the contentious issue of ships effluents, in particular oiled...
April 24th, 2019 | Environment, Oceanology, Pollution | Read More

Big Conditions to Kick Start European Season

Big Conditions to Kick Start European Season
… Vilamoura, Portugal, has been growing as a winter destination for the past few seasons. Regattas in December and now February attracted 109 and then 116 boats respectively across 49er, 49erFX, and Nacra 17. The regatta this past weekend was a doozy, with big breeze and waves each of the days....
February 19th, 2019 | Sailing, Sports | Read More

AllAboutShipping’s top 25 Exhibitions for 2018

AllAboutShipping’s top 25 Exhibitions for 2018
… and it’s a blue carpet! Following the first two special surveys on the Top 100 individual in Shipping as well as on the Top 25 Companies we move now to the Exhibitions. Thee were over 500 that come to our attention and our teams and appointees managed to participate to nearly 100 (one hundred)…...
February 18th, 2019 | Awards, Exhibitions, Maritime Education and Training | Read More

Portugal puts future challenges at the heart of its shipping week debate

Portugal puts future challenges at the heart  of its shipping week debate
Influential figures from throughout the international shipping community and senior Portuguese Government representatives will stand shoulder-to-shoulder to discuss and debate Future Challenges For A New Shipping Generation during the Flagship Conference of the first ever Portugal Shipping Week (September...
July 30th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Portugal Shipping Week 2018 – Register Free

Portugal Shipping Week 2018 – Register Free
.. MARITIME BUSINESS NETWORKING OF THE HIGHEST QUALITY 17-21 SEPTEMBER 2018 – LISBON Portugal Shipping Week, hosted in the country’s stunningly attractive capital city, will showcase Portugal’s role as a global shipping and logistics maritime centre and highlight Lisbon’s soaring prominence...
June 22nd, 2018 | Cruise Industry, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Holidays, News | Read More

Paris MoU agrees to focus on prevention of Air Pollution from ships

Paris MoU agrees to focus on prevention of Air Pollution from ships
Richard Schiferli The Paris Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control (Paris MoU) held its 51st Committee meeting in Cascais, Portugal, from the 7-11 May 2018, chaired by Mr. Brian Hogan. Anticipating the new maximum limits for sulphur in ships fuel oil, entering into force on 1 January 2020,...
May 14th, 2018 | Associations, Safety and Security | Read More

Portugal’s Alentejo attracts international attention

Portugal’s Alentejo attracts international attention
State tourism secretary Ana Mendes Godinho at WTM. Portugal’s Alentejo attracts international attention By Graciete Amaro My native province of Alentejo, Portugal, is increasingly in the spotlight of the tourism industry – although officials are making sure they expand the business at a careful pace. Alentejo...
November 15th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Featured, Food and Drink, Holidays, Tourism | Read More

New Champions usher in new era for Skiff sailors

New Champions usher in new era for Skiff sailors
Matasinhos, Portugal (2 September 2017) – Another day meant another obstacle from mother nature at the 2017 International 49er and FX World Championship, where an unstable land breeze teased the gold medal fleets this morning for their 10 AM start.  Both the men’s 49er and the women’s FX skiff...
September 2nd, 2017 | Events, News, People and Places, Sailing, Sports, Weather, Yachting | Read More

European Dockworkers to hold two-hour strikes on June 29

European Dockworkers to hold two-hour strikes on June 29
The International Dockworkers Council (IDC) has called a Europe-wide port stoppage in support of the conflict faced by Spanish dockers and in opposition to the ultra-liberal policies of the European Commission (EC).  Once the conflict in Spain has been resolved, the IDC expects the EC to reconvene...
June 19th, 2017 | Associations, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Strikes | Read More

ESPO Monthly Overview – April 2017

ESPO Monthly Overview – April 2017
ESPO Monthly Overview – April 2017 03 May 2017 NEWS Port of the Month: Port of Leixões (Portugal) This month, we will take you to the Port of Leixões in Portugal. Strategically located in the north-west of the Iberian Peninsula, the Port of Leixões functions mainly as an export port, serving...
May 3rd, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Ports & Terminals, Reports | Read More

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016

Lisnave reports positive performance from 2016
Los Angeles Spirit, bought by Teekay Tankers in 2016, at Lisnave. Europe’s biggest shiprepair yard, Lisnave, achieved positive results in 2016 although it was another difficult year for providers of such activity on a global scale. The yard’s directors noted that the sector was strongly affected...
February 21st, 2017 | Company Profiles, News, Reports, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Madeira challenges tax haven claims: Daily Wealth Letter

Madeira challenges tax haven claims: Daily Wealth Letter
Richard Moir, The Wealth Forums CEO Daily Wealth Letter a daily synopsis of the wealth news that’s most relevant, timely and dependable Compiled and edited by Ian Brodie of The Wealth Forums (www.thewealthforums.com) NEXT WEALTH FORUM EVENT: Monaco Wealth Forum, March 15, Cafe de Paris, Monte-Carlo (visit...
February 16th, 2017 | Reports | Read More

Portugal sings praises of Alentejo province at World Travel Market

Portugal sings praises of Alentejo province at World Travel Market
An invitation from Portugal. Portugal sings praises of Alentejo province at World Travel Market By Graciete Amaro Some years ago – I won’t tell you how many – I had to commute from Aljustrel, the small town where I went to school in Portugal, to the city of Beja, the capital of the Baixo Alentejo...
December 27th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  01-Oct-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 2-15 OCTOBER 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 2-15 October 2016 Saturday, October 1, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 2 Oct – Islamic New Year Sun 2 Oct – Mahatma Gandhi Jayanthi...
October 1st, 2016 | Holidays, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Latest Lisnave success stories…

Latest Lisnave success stories…
A view at Lisnave’s docks Currently Portugal’s Lisnave has five vessels under repair at the Mitrena Yard in Setúbal. From Venezuela’s PDV Marina SA’s, the 47,144 dwt´s product tanker Luisa Caceres de Arismendi is finishing  an extensive maintenance and repairs.   From Teekay Shipping...
August 30th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Shiprepair, Technical | Read More

EURO 2016: Parabéns a Portugal. Conseguiram!

EURO 2016: Parabéns a Portugal. Conseguiram!
En-lightening! Portugal all the way! Portugal all the way; what a soccer game that was earlier on last night! What a tournament that was! What a final that was; excitement at its best! Ole! The Portuguese built up began after their greatest disappointment when, as hosts of Euro 2004, lost to the Greek...
July 11th, 2016 | Associations, Events, Sports, Story of the Day | Read More

Hot Port News from GAC

Hot Port News from GAC
  04-Jun-2016 WORLD HOLIDAYS: 5-18 JUNE 2016 Worldwide World Holidays: 5-18 June 2016 Saturday, June 4, 2016, Worldwide Public holidays around the world in the coming two weeks include the following: Sun 5 Jun – Denmark Constitution Day Mon 6 Jun – Swedish National Holiday Mon...
June 4th, 2016 | Holidays, Ports & Terminals | Read More

The BDI@555; no fuming, …just smoking*

The BDI@555; no fuming, …just smoking*
John Faraclas With another 16 points plus earlier on today since last Friday’s closing, the BDI (Baltic Dry Index) at 555 is trying to maintain a level of fewer losses given that all ships more or less need US$ 2-2500 daily support/self-finance from its owners to avoid lay-ups or being by its creditors...
April 11th, 2016 | Civil Unrest, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Military, Piracy and Terrorism, Ports & Terminals, Sales and Purchases, Sanctions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Lisnave doubles profit…

Lisnave doubles profit…
Aerial view of Lisnave. Photo Syncview. Lisnave doubles profit, announcing payout to shareholders and bonuses for workers By James Brewer Europe’s largest shiprepair yard, Lisnave, met the challenge of a tough shipping market to make 2015 one of its best years to date. The Portuguese enterprise turned...
March 30th, 2016 | News, Reports, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shiprepair | Read More

Giant shiprepair yard Lisnave maintains brisk pace of activity

Giant shiprepair yard Lisnave maintains brisk pace of activity
Lisnave reflects on a busy year. Giant shiprepair yard Lisnave maintains brisk pace of activity,  By James Brewer Europe’s largest shiprepair facility, Lisnave, has reported an increase in 2015 in the number of vessels it repaired. During the year, the yard said in a statement, it carried out work...
January 26th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipmanagement, Shiprepair, Technical, Technology | Read More

French SL16 sailors tagged as Youth Worlds favourites

French SL16 sailors tagged as Youth Worlds favourites
Flament and Dorange at the 2014 Youth Worlds France’s Louis Flament and Charles Dorange have the favourites tag pinned on them at the 2015 Youth Sailing World Championships having taken the title in Tavira, Portugal last year. From 27 December through to 3 January the high flying French duo...
December 23rd, 2015 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Ecoslops produces first marine fuel products at Port of Sinès refinery

Ecoslops produces first marine fuel products at Port of Sinès refinery
Ecoslops¹ refinery in the Port of Sinès, Portugal First marine fuels produced from slops as company accelerates industrial production, and develops infrastructure, including key appointments, to facilitate ambitious growth plans Ecoslops, the first company to develop technology to produce recycled...
November 24th, 2015 | Bunkering, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Ship Supplies, Technical, Technology | Read More

Lindley pontoons host once again Volvo Ocean Race vessels

Lindley pontoons host once again Volvo Ocean Race vessels
    VOR Lisbon Lindley Marinas, specialized in floating solutions for marinas and yacht harbours, carried out the turnkey supply of two marinas used as stopovers in the current 2014-2015 Volvo Ocean Race: Lisbon, Portugal and Itajaí, Brazil. Itajaí hosted the VOR in April and ten days after...
June 5th, 2015 | Associations, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Sailing, Sports, Tourism, Yachting | Read More