Category: Aktuelles

Senator Schilling visits Überseehafen

The western quay currently under construction at Kaiserhafen 3 will be completed next spring. bremenports Managing Director Robert Howe informed the Senator for Science and Ports, Dr Claudia Schilling, of the completion date during a visit to the construction site at Bremerhaven’s Überseehafen today (25 October 2019). “Now that we have overcome the problems that… Read more »

Appeal for clean shipping and better hinterland connections

Appeal for clean shipping and better hinterland Connections “There are many positive things we can report about our ports right now.”  Robert Howe, Managing Director of bremenports, opened the traditional reception on the eve of the 36th German Logistics Congress in Berlin with an optimistic assessment. Around 200 visitors had accepted bremenports’ invitation to come… Read more »

bremenports rewards clean ships

bremenports rewards clean ships greenports Award goes to car carrier and Danish shipping company Of all the shipping companies that called at the ports of Bremen in 2018, the Terntank company from Denmark has the cleanest fleet. In recognition of these efforts, bremenports Managing Director Robert Howe presented the award for the most eco-friendly fleet… Read more »

Ports of Bremen launch charm offensive:

Logistics Talk visits Leipzig and Bielefeld What is it that makes the ports of Bremen a good partner for the economy in the hinterland? This question was the focal point of two events that bremenports recently invited customers to attend in Leipzig and Bielefeld. Chaired by Hilke Theessen, a journalist from Radio Bremen, representatives of… Read more »

Greenports awards goes to container vessels

In 2018, the ports of Bremen presented environmental awards to the MSC and Yang Ming shipping companies In December 2018, the ports of Bremen presented their greenports awards for the fifth time – and this time, the two environmental awards went to container shipping: container vessel MSC Anzu operated by the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC)… Read more »

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 »