Award for Hans Kristian Haram
The manager of Shortsea Promotion Centre Norway receives top transport and logistics award in Norway for work related to shortsea shipping.
Unifeeder goes for LNG
The world first shortsea container vessel with LNG is operated by Unifeeder.
Model testing of autonomous vessel
Final design of “Yara Birkeland” revealed – model commences testing at SINTEF Ocean.
3 million tons from road to sea
The first award for modal shift is completed. Grants of NOK 93 million has been given to six projects.
SPC Norway and Poland cooperate
In a joint campaign, the promotion centres join forces to promote shortsea shipping.
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.
Acquisition Nor Lines by Samskip cleared
The Norwegian Competition Authority has notified Samskip that the acquisition of activities associated with Nor Lines AS is cleared.
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.
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