|31 January 2007|
|14:18||seaContainerships Re-Brands South Baltic Services and Agencies|
Finland-based Containerships is rebranding the South Baltic services and agencies built up under the Kursiu Linija name.
|7 November 2006|
|10:37||seaEimskip Lands Alaskan Operator|
Ambitious Icelandic container line Eimskip has taken control of a third smaller company this year with a deal for Pacific Tramper Services Inc (PTI) of the US, reports Tradewinds.
PTI is a reefer logistics company specialising in stevedoring, trucking and cold storage in Alaska.
|16 October 2006|
Sigurjon Markusson has been appointed Executive Vice President for Baltic/Russia as of 1 January 2007.
|4 October 2006|
|17:03||seaEimskip Acquires Kursiu Linja|
As SeaNews reported the Island container and reefer carrier Eimskip completed acquisition of Kursiu Linija shares.
|28 September 2006|
|14:00||seaEimskip, Containerships and Kursiu Linija form European logistics major|
Icelandic shipping and logistics company Eimskip, Lithuania's Kursiu Linija and Finnish shipping and container company Container Finance Ltd have joined forces to create one of Europe's largest door-to-door logistics providers.
|19 September 2006|
|09:43||seaEimskip Completes Kursiu Takeover |
Icelandic containership group Eimskip has completed a full takeover of Lithuanian short-sea operator Kursiu Linija by acquiring another 30% of its equity.
|21 July 2006|
|17:26||seaEimskip Acquires Further 20% Share In Kursiu Linija |
Eimskip has acquired an additional 20% equity stake in Lithuanian short-sea container shipping line, Kursiu Linija, and has a call option on the remaining 30% of the equity after the next four years, reports Eyefortransport.
|20 July 2006|
|12:56||seaKursiu Linija Expects Turnover Around $76m In 2006|
Kursiu Linija is expecting to turnover around $76m in 2006.
|12:36||seaEimskip Buys Into Innovate |
Iceland-based Eimskip is taking an active role in the international corporate scene, buying a 55% equity stake in Innovate Holdings, a specialist company offering storage and distribution of temperature controlled cargo, reports Lloyd's List.
This acquisition is part of Eimskip's strategy to be a leading global logistics provider.
|19 June 2006|
|12:00||seaKaliningrad Fishery Port Posts Throughput and Financial Results|
As of June 19 the throughput of Kaliningrad Fishery Port handled 1.5 mn tons of cargo having increased y 13% year-on-year.
|24 May 2006|
|15:46||seaDevelopment Strategy of Rusmarin Forwarding|
Rusmarin Forwarding Company, which operates at the Severnaya Verft JSC on the berth No 13, invited advisors form the Portia Management Services Ltd (Liverpool, Great Britain) to design the territories located at the Severnaya Verft and in the back zone at Turukhtannye Ostrova road near the First Container Terminal.
|23 May 2006|
|18:05||seaKursiu Linija Sold Shares to Eimskip|
Leading short sea operator Kursiu Linija has sold a 50% share of its equity to Icelandic transport company Eimskip.
|30 April 2006|
|14:21||seaKursiu Linija switches terminals|
Leading Short sea operator Kursiu Linija has switched its point of operations in the Kaliningrad region.
|11 April 2006|
|12:32||seaTrans Baltica Line |
New container line - Trans Baltica Line, launched in cooperation with container terminal in the Kaliningrad Commercial Seaport, attracted such container carriers as MSC, CMA-CGM, Hamburg Sud, APL, COSCO, Hapag-Lloyd.
The 2 vessels are deployed on the line - "Jenna Catherine" and "Smaragden" calling Bremerhaven, Hamburg and Kaliningrad ports twice a week.
|7 April 2006|
|21:20||seaMacAndrews in Talks With Kursiu Linija|
MacAndrews, the CMA CGM-owned short sea carrier, has confirmed that talks with Kursiu Linija are well advanced.
|28 March 2006|
|19:45||seaKursiu Linija is Planning to Increase Calls|
Shortsea operator Kursiu Linija is planning to increase calls into Ipswich from once to twice a week, but has warned that in the longer term it will have to leave the port altogethern.
"We have made it known that within 18 months we expect our vessel size will simply be too big to get up the river to Ipswich," marketing director Martin Dale said.
|21 March 2006|
|14:19||seaKursiu Linija Opens Office in Sweden |
Kursiu Linija will soon open an own office in Sweden and add calls at the southern Swedish port of Ahus to its Hamburg - Bremerhaven - Riga service, reports Dyna Liners.
|15 February 2006|
|15:29||seaContainer Lines Operators Leave Riga Port|
W.e.f March 1, 2006 the port charges in Riga to be raised by 30%.
|10 February 2006|
|19:21||seaKursiu Linija Moving|
The Lithuanian liner operator Kursiu Linija is moving its operations to Liepaja.
|21 September 2005|
|10:40||seaCorrection: North-Western Shipping Changes Service Route|
North-Western Shipping Joint Stock Company of St.