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DFDS to tweak its Sweden-Belgium traffic

The shipping company will deploy the ro-ro vessel Ark Germania across its Gothenburg-Ghent service as well as increase the service's weekly frequency from six to eight.

Solvo.TOS goes online in Bronka

The Baltic Sea region's newest port has installed Solvo's Terminal Operating System (TOS) to better manage its container terminal.

Langh Tech delivers another scrubber to Bore

Bore will have a hybrid (open-closed loop) exhaust sulphur removing system installed on-board its ro-ro vessel Bore Sea.

World's first LNG-run asphalt carrier designed & equipped by Baltic companies

The Canadian Quebec-headquartered Desgagnés has taken in from a Turkish shipyard the Damia Desgagnés, a brand-new asphalt-bitumen-chemical tanker.

Thun Tankers orders four new ships

The 17,500 dwt, 149.8 m long, 22.8 m wide, and 8.5 m draught 1C-ice class IMO II tankers will offer 21,000 m3 of cargo space for oil products and chemicals.

TT-Line to summer-link Bornholm and Poland

The ferry company will be also sailing during this summer season between the ports of Rønne and Świnoujście.


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BTJ 1/2017

We are very pleased to announce that the 1/2017 issue is ready and - as always - packed with various topics and articles.

BTJ 1/17 - Report: Baltic transport 2016 highlights

Last year, we opened the Baltic transport and logistics highlights report with gory news on the region's TEU volumes slaughterhouse, but this time we're exclusively in high spirits.

BTJ 1/17 - Focus: LNG

Natural gas is a triple-A resource - it is abundant, available, and affordable.

BTJ 1/17 - The cost of negligence. Transport operators' liability in Russia

TT Club, with the help of its Moscow and St. Petersburg based representative partner Panditrans,...

BTJ 1/17 - The eco-friendliest dry bulkers in the Baltic? VG EcoCoasters

While designing and then building a ship, all environmental challenges - such as an efficient fuel economy, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, or...

BTJ 1/17 - Chop and change. Top 25 container carriers

Since the start of this millennium, Dynamar has been closely following the annual progress of the world's 25 largest container liner operators. 

BTJ 1/17 - Ideas-turned-business. The state of entrepreneurship in the Baltic

Entrepreneurship is one of the economy's drivetrains. 

BTJ 1/17 - To LNG or not to LNG. Supply-demand outlook for Liquefied Natural Gas

Natural gas is a triple-A resource - it is abundant, available, and affordable. 

BTJ 1/17 - Towards a new paradigm. Baltic lessons on maritime corporate social responsibility

In years 2012-2016, researchers from the Center for Maritime Studies at the University of Turku conducted the...


Rolling hospitals

Last time we wrote of how rail passengers' spiritual lives are being taken care of.

Cultural shipping

The Stockholm Archipelago Floating Library set sail in 1953, when the coastal artillery vessel Rindö was four year-chartered and equipped with shelves for 2,000 books.

Volvo's first car

Exactly 90 years ago, on April 14th, the very first Öppen Vagn 4 cylindrar (ÖV4) hit the road, manufactured by Volvo (meaning "I roll" in Latin ) in its plant in Gothenburg.

Wheels that can swim

In our tireless quest for finding everything with "intermodality" in it, we came across a unit which is - contrary to other amphibious vehicles - more a vessel than a car.

On floats and skis

In the beginning of the industry many airlines started with a pier and a hut close to the shoreline because water was the cheapest runaway.


Baltic Ports Organization


Grain & Maritime Days

Grain & Maritime Days

23-27 May 2017 • UA/Odessa

Digital Ship Maritime Big Data Forum

Digital Ship Maritime Big Data Forum

30 May 2017 • NO/Oslo

Maritime Day

Maritime Day

1 June 2017 • FI/Mariehamn

ESPO 2017 Annual Conference

ESPO 2017 Annual Conference

1-2 June 2017 • ES/Barcelona

UniMerchants Grain Academy

UniMerchants Grain Academy

1-2 June 2017 • PL/Gdynia

SIL 2017

SIL 2017

6-8 June 2017 • ES/Barcelona 

European Environmental Ports Conference 2017

European Environmental Ports Conference 2017

7-8 June 2017 • BE/Antwerp

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