Category: Aktuelles

Ports of Bremen and Bremerhaven Sign Up to Arctic Commitment

….to Ban Heavy Fuel Oil from Arctic Shipping The ports of Bremen and Bremerhaven, Germany, have joined an ambitious campaign to a ban on heavy fuel oil (HFO) from Arctic shipping – along with more than 80 companies, organisations, politicians, NGOs and explorers. bremenports GmbH & Co. KG, operates the twin ports Bremen and Bremerhaven,… Read more »

“Bit Okland” wins award for eco-friendly shipping

bremenports presents “greenports awards” in Bremen’s parliament building The chemical and product tanker BIT OKLAND was the most eco-friendly ship to call at the ports of Bremen last year. bremenports Managing Director Robert Howe presented the owner, Tarbit Shipping AB, with the “greenports award 2016”. During the award ceremony in Bremen’s parliament building, Howe stressed… Read more »

Reederei UECC uses “AutoEnergy” on environmentally friendly LNG propulsion

The Norwegian shipping company UECC (United European Car Carriers) presented its newly built vessel “Auto Energy” at an event for its customers at Bremerhaven’s Überseehafen. The 181-metre long and 30-metre wide car carrier runs on environmentally friendly liquefied natural gas (LNG). “In opting for LNG, UECC has shown pioneering ecological spirit in the maritime shipping… Read more »

bremenports and Indonesian terminal operator Pelindo I want to cooperate

North German port managing company bremenports has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Pelindo I, one of the four largest state-owned terminal operators in Indonesia. The MoU shall facilitate human resource development activities for staff members of Pelindo I. In Indonesia, there is a huge demand for well-qualified professionals in the maritime industry. This… Read more »

bremenports becomes founder member of the Finnafjord port development company FFPD

Senator Günthner: Our port planning expertise is cornerstone of Icelandic flagship project The Free Hanseatic City of Bremen and the Republic of Iceland already agreed some time ago to cooperate closely in the planning and execution of the Finnafjord port project. This cooperation has now entered a new phase: on Tuesday, (10 January 2017) Bremen’s… Read more »

Infrastructure services provider bremenports satisfied with performance in 2016

Focus on terminal railway, quay at Kaiserhafen, flood protection and eco-friendly port operations “2016 was a busy and successful year for bremenports,” sums up Robert Howe, Managing Director of the port management company. “Together, our staff of roughly 370 employees ensured that the infrastructure at the world port of Bremen/Bremerhaven was available for our customers… Read more »

Germany to host “BreakBulk Europe” for the first time in 2018

Successful acquisition for the port and logistics location of Bremen: following intensive negotiations, bremenports convinced the international trade fair to opt for Bremen. The Hanseatic city will be the centre of the breakbulk community from 29 to 31 Mai 2018. Boxes, crates & mandolins – in days gone by, that was the phrase that dockworkers… Read more »

Bremerhaven receives international award

Seafarers’ association votes for Port of the Year Singapore, Copenhagen, the Indian port of Kandla, Brunsbüttel or maybe Bremerhaven after all? These five ports are the nominees – but which will win the title “Port of the Year” that is awarded every year by the International Seafarers Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN)? “It is with… Read more »

Iceland seeks advice from bremenports when planning a new port

The Icelandic government is forging ahead with its plans to build a new port on the Arctic Ocean and is seeking support from the port management company bremenports for the project. A delegation from the Federal Land of Bremen visited the site in May and could see for itself that the Finna Fjord Project is… Read more »

bremenports fleet undergoes ecological modernisation

LNG-powered hopper barge “greenports 1” is launched in the Netherlands 70.50 metres long, 10.50 metres wide, 2.90 metres draught and an order volume of 4.9 million euros – these figures sum up the modern hopper barge that will join the fleet of the port management company bremenports during the second half of the year. The… Read more »