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The global cargo handling NGO has opened the 2nd TT Club Innovation in Safety Award, inviting submissions from anyone involved in cargo logistics.
The ferry company Tallink is celebrating this year a decade of its shuttle services that since April 2007 transported 30 mln travellers between the ports of Helsinki and Tallinn.
Project partners of the EU co-financed Blue Baltics initiative met for the first time in Klaipeda, discussing LNG infrastructure synchronisation across the Baltic Sea region.
The STM Validation Project has initiated the setup of the Port Collaborative Decision Making Council tasked with improving maritime transport both locally and globally.
The Malmö-based World Maritime University (WMU) and DNV GL will launch a 11 month-long distance learning course in maritime safety and security (MSS).
The facility features a brand-new EUR 45 mln worth 12,900 m2 big terminal building, as well as two new ship quays, of which one is equipped with a dual ramp and an automatic mooring system.
From April 10th to October 22nd, the catamaran Viking Faster (FSTR) will be deployed between the ports of Helsinki and Tallinn along with Viking XPRS.
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.
The next award goes to Skangas for launching Finland's first Liquefied Natural Gas terminal in the Port of Pori.
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.