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Eckerö to optimize its fleet

The Finnish shipping company has extended its long-term maintenance agreement with Wärtsilä, covering Eckerö's fleet of five vessels.

Liebherr cranes shipped from Rostock to Montevideo

Two LHM 800 container configuration mobile harbour cranes have set off from Liebherr's factor in the Port of Rostock onto a 13,000 km journey to the Uruguayan Port of Montevideo.

The New Silk Road to expand towards Latvia

The heads of the Latvian Railways and China Railway have signed a letter of intent foreseeing the set-up of a regular train service between Latvia and China.

Ship change on Finnlines' Kapellskär-Naantali service

Grimaldi, the owner of Finnlines, has taken out the ro-pax Finneagle from the route in question, and deployed it across Grimaldi Lines' Barcelona-Tangier service.

Pori's first LNG shipment

On July 10th, the first load of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) arrived at the Gasum's subsidiary Skangas LNG terminal in Pori, the first gas import terminal in Finland to be completed in August.

Kiel's forest products centre in service

Ostuferhafen's handling and distribution centre of forest products has gone into operations and is now part of logistic chains of Svenska Cellulosa Aktiebolaget (SCA) and Iggesund Paperboard.


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BTJ 3/2016

We are very pleased to announce that the 3/2016 issue is ready and - as always - packed with various topics and articles.

BTJ 3/16 - Report: The Baltic ro-ro & ferry market in 2015

Contrary to the container market - or the port business seen as a whole - the Baltic Sea ro-ro & ferry industry is on the rise, a modest one, but still it experienced another growth year.

BTJ 3/16 - Focus: Baltic shipyards' 2015 performance

In 2015, the Baltic shipbuilding industry reached its lowest point in post-war history.

BTJ 3/16 - Special: New models of economy

The fossil fuel lobbyists portray renewable energy as costly and erratic.

BTJ 3/16 - Lifting the game - part three. Port performance & productivity

Small steps can climb the highest mountains, you just need to make the first move out of the box.

BTJ 3/16 - Challenges and opportunities. Delivering a sustainable shipping industry

Along with the aviation and automotive industries, the shipping industry is facing increased scrutiny of its social and environmental impacts.

BTJ 3/16 - Shipping's biggest revolution is coming. Rolls-Royce's unmanned ship concept

As part of an extensive feasibility study into the unmanned ship concept introduced in 2013, Rolls-Royce...

BTJ 3/16 - The weight is nearly over. Verified Gross Mass (VGM) regulation - confusing debate

There is some clarity visible in what has become an unnecessarily confusing debate over the revised SOLAS regulation, requiring VGM of packed containers.

BTJ 3/16 - The future now. Robotics in logistics

Supply chain managers and executives are all too familiar with cost-cutting practices and efficiency improvements.

BTJ 3/16 - Riskier business. EMSA's newest annual overview of marine casualties and incidents

The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) has published a report summarizing the recent accidents that occurred in the maritime sector.


For Whom the Bell Tolls

Does bell diving ring a bell these days? Not necessarily, though it was the only possible way to descend meters underwater centuries ago.

A big question mark

A very simple monument on the outside, but with many confusing concepts on the inside! 

Silent hero in the air

The 90th anniversary of the first ever passenger night flight passed almost unnoticed!

130 years of oil in bulk

Will the round 130th anniversary of oil in bulk also go unnoticed just as the previous ones?

Flying ship-owners

Ship-owners are the fathers of modern airlines in Norway. In 1933, the shipping company Fred. Olsen decided to expand into the air.


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SMM Hamburg 2016

SMM Hamburg 2016

5-9 September 2016 • DE/Hamburg

BPO Annual Conference 2016

BPO Annual Conference 2016

8-9 September 2016 • FI/Helsinki

Baltic Business Forum

Baltic Business Forum

14-16 September 2016 • PL/ŇöwinoujŇõcie

InnoTrans 2016

InnoTrans 2016

20-23 September 2016 • DE/Berlin

Cool Logistics Global

Cool Logistics Global

27-28 September 2016 • DE/Bremen

Railway Pro Investment Summit

Railway Pro Investment Summit

11-12 October 2016 • RO/Bucharest

Green PortCongress

Green PortCongress

12-14 October 2016 • IT/Venice

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