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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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UPM is going to build a new biorafinery in Lappeenranta (Finland).
The Finnish Port of Pori is going to be added to Containerships’s shortsea network from 1st of March.
The company has increased its visa free cruise departures from Helsinki to St. Petersburg (through Tallinn on Mondays and Tuesdays) from eight to 14 per month on the “Princess Maria” vessel.
Kiel port has been added to the company’s TransBothnia Line, which connects ports of Kemi and Oulu in Finland with Zeebrugge and Antwerp in Belgium.
Konecranes is going to deliver 14 straddle carriers for EUROGATE Container Terminal Hamburg in the second quarter of 2012.
ESL Shipping has received a new 56,000 dwt dry cargo vessel from Hyundai Mipo shipyard. M/s Arkadia is a supramax vessel and the first 1A ice-strengthened dry cargo vessel in its class.
The European Commission (EC) plans to reduce noise produced by vehicles, since the World Health Organization estimates that traffic related noise accounts for 1 mln healthy years of life lost in Western Europe.
European Union funding for infrastructure projects has proved to be crucial for the launch or implementation of 90% of the projects covered by the European Economic Recovery Plan (EERP), according to a new mid-term review of Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T).
The European Commission has tabled a plan foreseeing EUR 31.7 bln for developing the Trans-European Network of Transport (TEN-T).