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The IMO confirmed that a new global cap on the sulphur content in fuel would be introduced as of January 1st, 2020, lowering the permitted concentration from the current 3.5% mass/ mass (m/m) to 0.5%.
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Following the transformation of Frihamnen into an urban area, the Port of Gothenburg is restoring the Stigbergskajen into a cruise reception facility named the America Cruise Terminal.
The three year-long agreement, Wärtsilä's way of contributing to the Finland 100 project, will include the installation of the floating rubbish bin V5 Hybrid.
The European Commission is opening a new Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) call for proposals, aimed at combining EUR 1.0 bln together with other EU support mechanisms.
Salamis Lines has bought from the Swedish shipping company the 1982-built ro-ro ship Finnland.
The last award goes to Erik Thun AB and KG Jebsen Cement for deploying Greenland, the world's first dry bulk carrier running on Liquefied Natural Gas.
As of March 1st, 2017, Finland-registered tri-axle trucks will be permanently permitted to carry two tonnes more, up to 28 tn.
The next award goes to Skangas for launching Finland's first Liquefied Natural Gas terminal in the Port of Pori.
Furetank's Fure West was filled by Bomin Linde LNG with Liquefied Natural Gas in Rostock on February 2nd, marking the first such operation on a chemical tanker in this German Baltic seaport.
The next award goes to YILPORT Holding Inc. for taking over container, dry bulk, other general cargo, rail, and warehouse box freight services in Gävle port's terminals.