European Motorways of the Sea
The maritime motorways are considered the maritime pillar of the Trans-European Transport Network contributing towards the achievement of a European Maritime Transport Space without barriers for Short Sea Shipping.
Maritime Transport under CEF
EU supports developments of Motorways of the Sea, maritime port and innovation and new technologies.
EU offers support for green shipping
Both guarantees and grants are offered for investments in sustainable shipping.
ESSF - Productive cooperation
EU and the maritime industry work jointly to make shortsea shipping more sustainable through European Sustainable Shipping Forum. This has given results.
The air is getting cleaner
EU has implemented and enforced the sulphur directive. This has given results.
EU will measure CO2 from shipping
EU has developed rules for monitoring report and verification of CO2 emissions. Monitoring will start in 2018.
EU funding for maritime research
Horizon 2020 supports research, development and demonstration. New calls are well suited for Norwegian parties.
Digital Transport and Logistics Forum
EU has created a forum to improve the administration and operation of transport by use of digital documents.
Ship to Norway from Poland – First event
Interested transport customers attended the first campaign event hosted by Greencarrier to learn how the they can save money and save the world.
Samskip aquires Nor Lines
Samskip has announced that it will acquire activities associated with Nor Lines AS, in a major expansion of its shipping, transport and logistics businesses in Norway.
Trouble for Eimskips acquistion of Nor Lines
The Norwegian Competition Authority fears that the competition for transport of frozen fish from northern Norway will weaken if the acquisition is approved.
Aid scheme for short sea shipping
Shipping lines that want to establish new seaborne cargo services in Norway may now apply for grants from the Norwegian Coastal Administration. Read more here!
Samskip expands services to the Oslofjord
Cargo owners and transport buyers with cargo to Norway - rejoice! Samskip has now improved its service to the Oslofjord further.
Color line builds hybrid
Color Line and Ulstein shipyard sign a letter of intent for the construction of the world's largest hybrid ship, a ro-ro ferry to trade between Sandefjord and Strömstad.
UECC announces new Atlantic service
UECC is pleased to announce the launching of a new Atlantic service where we link Scandinavia with the North of Spain.
UECC announces new Baltic service
UECC is proud to announce the deployment of our new dual fuel LNG PCTCs the M/V AUTO ECO and M/V AUTO ENERGY (the E-class) in our weekly Baltic Service.
GreenBridge Multimodal adds 4th train connecting Turkey and Europe
GreenBridge Multimodal has responded to growing volumes by introducing a 4th roundtrip train to connect the Duisburg rail hub and the port of Trieste.
The worlds largest hybrid vessel
Color Line and the Ulstein shipyard has signed a letter of intent for the construction of the world's largest hybrid ship, a Ro-Ro ferry for the trade between Norway and Sweden.
Eimskip orders container ships
Eimskip places an order for up to three new container ships - with option for three more.
Furniture from Norway exported by sea
The furniture manufacturer Ekornes is now carrying furniture by sea instead of by road. This could result in cost savings of NOK ten million.
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