|16 April 2010|
|14:16||throughputKiel Reports Double Digit Growth|
|17 July 2009|
|16:56||KielHandling Declines 5% in H1 2009|
|16 January 2008|
|11:04||cargo handlingCargo Throughput of the Port of Kiel in 2007 |
|6 April 2007|
|11:57||seaGermany to Renovate Kiel Canal |
Germany has approved a $375 mn investment to renovate existing locks of the Kiel Canal and to build a new one, reports DynaLiners.
The waterway connects the North Sea with the Baltic, and was last year used by 43 thousand ships carrying a total of a 100 mn tonnes of cargo of all kinds, including containers.
Work is to start in 2009 and should be completed by 2014.
|24 January 2007|
|12:57||Port SaidPort of Kiel Posts Throughput|
In 2006 the port of Kiel handled 5 mn tons, which is a 6% plus over the result if 2005.
Two thirds of the volume is ro-ro traffic.
|22 November 2006|
|15:20||seaMSC Prolongs Contract|
MSC extended the charter of the 1994-built 3,300 TEU "Maritim Kiel" for up to 36 months at a price of $11,475 a day, repbrorts Dyna Liners.
|4 August 2006|
|12:31||seaMaersk Reportedly in Search for Scandinavian Hub|
Maersk Line is reportedly studying a Scandinavian hub for its eastern Baltic transhipment business (Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland).
|21 July 2006|
|14:26||Port SaidGerman Kiel Port Posts H1 Throuhgput|
In January-June this year the port of Kiel in northeastern Germany handled 2.44 mn tos of cargoes (+6.4% year-on-year).
|6 March 2006|
|14:45||Port SaidThroughput of German Ports On Baltic|
The German ports on the Baltic posts the throughput results in 2005.
Lubek port handled 27.3 mn tons, Rostock - 22 mn tons, Puttgarden handled 8.23 mn tons.
|2 March 2006|
|17:32||seaLisco Baltic Service Purchases Ro-Pax|
Danish owner DFDS' Lisco Baltic Service subsidiary is stepping up Baltic operations with the purchase of a ro-pax from Stena.
|2 February 2006|
The Finnish ro-ro vessel "Estraden" collided with the German, Isle of Man-flagged product tanker "Wolgastern" early this morning.
|8 December 2005|
|16:25||Port SaidFerry Traffic Disrupted |
Ferry traffic was disrupted at the port of Gothenburg, Sweden, on Thursday morning after a fishing boat caught and brought to shore a Second World War mine, according to Tradewinds.
An area with a radius of 1.1 kilometers was sealed off as authorities examined the object, believed to be a 150-kilogram British contact mine.
|23 August 2005|
|10:02||HamburgHapag's "Hanseatic" Holed |
The Hapag-Lloyd cruiseship "Hanseatic" receives assistance near Sandnessjoen, Norway.
Passengers have been evacuated from an ice-classed luxury cruiseship after a grounding near Spitzbergen.
|26 July 2005|
|14:28||seaSovcomflot to Develop Liner Business in Cooperation with DFDS|
Sovcomflot JSC has signed a cooperation agreement with Danish DFDS.
|7 July 2005|
|12:17||seaScandlines Gives Up Baltic Services |
Ferry and ro-ro operator Scandlines is giving up two of its six Baltic routes and redelivering a Stena ship early after a year of drastically lower freight volumes, reports Tradwinds.
|30 May 2005|
|10:50||conferenceSecond Cruise Ship for Color Line |
Aker Yards and Color Line have signed a contract to build a sister vessel to MS "Color Fantasy", the world's largest cruise ship with car deck, that was delivered in December 2004.
|1 December 2004|
|12:12||sea“LISCO Gloria” Ferry to be Re-Equipped|
According to Arrturas Gaidauskas, chief of the representative office of the Klaipeda Port in Belarus, the largest ferry in Lithuania “LISCO Gloria” is to be reequipped.
|12 November 2004|
|12:51||Port SaidNew Facility for Cruise Ships in Kiel|
Port of Kiel Managing Director Jorg Rudel has unveiled plans for a new Cruise & Ferry Centre in Kiel which will cost 19 mn euro to develop and could be in operation by 2007.
|7 October 2004|
|19:03||seaNew Tanker for Caspian Shipping Co|
According to Azerbaijan State Caspian Shipping Co, the “Krasnoe Sormovo” Shipyard JSC is to launch the new tanker “Kiel” in April 2005.
This is the third taker of the 19619 project aimed for the transportation of oil products, able to operate in Nearctic regions and in the regions with the temperate climate.
|21 June 2004|
|16:16||seaProspects of container transit via Baltic ports after EU enlargement|
Head of the strategic planning department,
Klaipeda State Seaport Authority.
Global containerisation growth rate is about 7%, while in the Baltics container transport grows by 15-20% per year.