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Grimaldi Group

Naples-based Grimaldi Group is a fully integrated multinational logistics Group specialising in maritime transport of cars, rolling cargo, containers and passengers, and port terminal operations. It combines seven main shipping companies, including Atlantic Container Line (ACL), Malta Motorways of the Sea (MMS), Minoan Lines and Finnlines.

Italian shipping group Grimaldi meets Spanish authorities to discuss plans

Madrid, Spain (PortSEurope) July 19, 2019 – The president of Puertos del Estado is a state-owned company responsible for the management of state-owned...

Grimaldi Group installs Corvus Energy ‘mega batteries’ to improve carbon footprint

Naples, Italy (PortSEurope) July 15, 2019 – Corvus Energy has reported that it has completed the installation of a 5,5 MWh battery energy storage systems...

Grimaldi Group presents the first Mediterranean cruise ferry with zero emissions in Barcelona

Naples, Italy (PortSEurope) May 30, 2019 – In the port of Barcelona, ​​Naples-based Grimaldi Group has presented the “new” Cruise Rome,...

Valencia port to handle Grimaldi’s Grande Europa vessel

Valencia, Spain (PortSEurope) May 22, 2019 – Italian shipping company Grimaldi plans to dock the Grande Europa vessel, which suffered a fire...

Ford exports from Valencia port after fire accident on Grimaldi Grande Europa ship

Valencia, Spain (PortSEurope) May 16, 2019 – The fire of the car carrier Grimaldi Grande Europa has affected the embarking of cars of the U.S. automobile...

Barcelona port to participate in MedFEL fair for 9th year

Barcelona, Spain (Ports Europe) April 23, 2019 – Barcelona will participate for the ninth year in a row in the Mediterranean fruit and vegetable...

MSC, Grimaldi to use hydrogen-powered loading machines at Valencia port

Valencia, Spain (Ports Europe) April 8, 2019 – The MSC and Grimaldi Group terminals of Valencia port will use two hydrogen-powered machines to load and...

Valencia port launches first freight operation using electronic CMR

Valencia, Spain (Ports Europe) February 26, 2019 – Spain launched the first intermodal freight transport from Valencia port that uses an electronic...

Grimaldi joins H2PORTS project

Naples, Italy (Ports Europe) February 20, 2019 – Grimaldi Group and its sister company Valencia Terminal Europa (VTE) have joined the European project...

Grimaldi, Samskip, Rail Cargo Group to launch Venice-Duisburg freight rail service

Venice, Italy (Ports Europe) February 19, 2019 – A consortium of Italy’s Grimaldi, Dutch-based Samskip and Austria’s Rail Cargo...

Italy’s Grimaldi participates in Fruit Logistica Fair

Naples, Italy (Ports Europe) February 6, 2019 – Italy’s Grimaldi Group participates in Fruit Logistica Fair, the largest international event for fruit...

Grimaldi ships on Barcelona-Civitavecchia port route will generate zero emissions

Barcelona, Spain (Ports Europe) January 26, 2019 – The Italian shipping group Grimaldi is to install lithium batteries and gas filters (scrubbers) in...

Tirrenia says that Confitarma defends interests of Grimaldi

Cagliari, Italy (Ports Europe) January 24, 2019 – The owner of Italian ferry company Tirrenia, Vincenzo Onorato, has responded to the accusations of...

Grimaldi management discusses Livorno port problems with Mayor Nogarin

Livorno, Italy (Ports Europe) January 16, 2019 – Italian shipping group Grimaldi’s commercial and operating director Costantino Baldissara has...

Italy’s Grimaldi Lines may leave Livorno port

Livorno, Italy (PortSEurope) January 2, 2019 – Grimaldi Lines, a shipping company of the Neapolitan shipowning group Grimaldi, could decide to leave the port...

MedPorts association meet in Civitavecchia

Press Release – MedPorts meeting in Civitavecchia – Autorita’ di Sistema Portuale del Mar Tirreno Centro-Settentrionale –...

Grimaldi ships transporting cars to dock at Vado Ligure port until March 31

Vado Ligure, Italy (PortSEurope) November 28, 2018 – Grimaldi ships transporting cars will dock once a week at the reefer terminal operated by APM Terminals...

Italy’s Grimaldi Lines receives Ro-Ro line of the year award by Lloyd’s

Genoa, Italy (PortSEurope) November 21, 2018 – Italy’s Grimaldi Lines was awarded as the Ro-Ro line of the year by the prestigious readers’ vote...

Grimaldi Group receives Automotive Global Awards

Naples, Italy (PortSEurope) November 12, 2018 – Italy’s Grimaldi Group has received the Corporation of the Year Award and the Shipping Company...

Grimaldi Lines to launch line linking Civitavecchia port to Sardinia

Civitavecchia, Italy (PortSEurope) November 8, 2018 – Italian shipping company Grimaldi Lines plans to launch a new line linking the ports...

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