The Swedish Port of Gothenburg recently announced that its latest shoreside power system, which goals to reduce carbon emissions by 650 tonnes per year, is currently undergoing tests at Quay 712 at the Ro-Ro Terminal.
In an effort to enable customers contribute to a cleaner environment, APM Terminals announced that is now offering a carbon footprint calculator.
Following the MS Estonia ferry sinking, one of the deadliest accidents in European waters, Sweden would give permission for an underwater examination of the shipwreck.
A group of Swedish technology entrepreneurs and academics joined their forces to accelerate the research and development of an artificial intelligence-based, semi-autonomous system for planning and executing more energy efficient sea voyages.
Amid the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, Port of Gothenburg’s customers are experiencing an unexpected shortage of empty containers for cargo export.
Aker Arctic Technology Inc along with the Swedish Maritime Administration (SMA) and the Finnish Transport Infrastructure Agency (FTIA) inked a contract for the development and the design of next generation icebreakers.
Petra Sviberg, a seafarer on Viking Line’s ferry Viking Cinderella, focuses on the role women have in the shipping industry, highlighting that women have still a stereotypical image and presenting the Swedish #metoo movement in Sweden called Vågrätt.
On Thursday, Gothenburg City Council passed a resolution to grant more than 1,2 billion kronor (€120,000,000) to finance the Skandia Gateway project, which is aimed at deepening the fairway leading into the Port of Gothenburg.
Ports of Stockholm, Hutchison Ports Stockholm, Mälarhamnar and Wallenius Marine have teamed up to launch inland shipping between Stockholm Norvik Port and the strategically positioned Mälarhamnar ports of Västerås and Köping.
Lloyd’s Register along with Swedish Transport Administration, Trafikverket shake their hands and signed a £2m framework agreement in order to deliver third party assessment services for the region’s rail network.
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