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Fincantieri launches amphibious vessel for Qatar in Palermo

Palermo, Sicily, Italy (PortSEurope) January 25, 2023 – Shipbuilder Fincantieri SpA has launched the “Al Fulk” amphibious vessel (LPD – Landing...

Navantia to invest €43 million in the Puerto Real (Cádiz) shipyard

Cádiz, Spain (PortSEurope) January 24, 2023 – Spanish shipbuilder Navantia will invest €43 million in the Puerto Real (Cádiz) shipyard. It will...

Grimaldi orders five new car & truck vessels from China

Naples, Italy (PortSEurope) January 16, 2023 – Italian shipping and logistics company Grimaldi has started the year by ordering five new PCTC (Pure Car...

Iran orders ship to operate from Russia’s Caspian Sea port of Solyanka

Tehran, Iran (PortSEurope) January 5, 2023 – The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) has ordered a new cargo vessel from Russia to operate...

GTT leaves Russia in a blow to country’s LNG industry

Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse, France (PortSEurope) – In another major blow for Russian gas and shipbuilding industries, the global leader in liquefied...

EBRD to provide a $100 million loan to Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company

Baku, Azerbaijan (PortSEurope) December 30, 2022 – The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is will finance the development of...

Delegation from Dagestan visits Baku Shipyard

Baku, Azerbaijan (PortSEurope) December 29, 2022 – Leader of the Republic of Dagestan, Sergey Malikov, has visited the Baku Shipyard LLC, heading a...

The United States imposes sanctions on Russian naval entities

Washington, United States (PortSEurope) December 26, 2022 – The U.S. is imposing new sanctions on 10 Russian naval entities this time over Russian operations...

Fincantieri to build new Hydro-Oceanographic Ship for the Italian Navy

Genoa, Italy (PortSEurope) December 23, 2022 – As part of an European Union tender for the Defence and Security sector, Fincantieri has signed a contract...

Greece’s ONEX signs shipbuilding contract with Fincantieri

Athens, Greece (PortSEurope) December 20, 2022 – Fincantieri and ONEX Shipyards & Technologies Group have signed an agreement to establish a...

Sestri shipyards under development in Port of Genoa

Genoa, Italy (PortSEurope) December 16, 2022 – The Sestri Ponente shipyards in the Port of Genoa are being developed into a state-of-the-art super dock....

In Russia, in one day, 400 ships needed became 400 ships ordered

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) December 12, 2022 – Russian officials, desperately trying to please President Vladimir Putin and to feed good news to the...

PPA completes upgrade works in Perama shipbuilding repair zone

Piraeus, Greece (PortSEurope) December 9, 2022 – The Piraeus Port Authority (PPA) has announced the completion of the infrastructure upgrade works in the...

Russian government orders 400 ships

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) November 25, 2022 – Russia’s Ministry of Transport has placed an order for 400 cargo ships built at Russian shipyards...

Russia considers adding river-sea cruise ships

Moscow, Russia (PortSEurope) November 3, 2022 – Russia is considering adding river-sea cruise ships to its fleet, reports the TASS news agency. It said...

Piraeus Port Authority – 9-month traffic figures

Piraeus, Greece (PortSEurope) October 28, 2022 – Piraeus Port Authority has reported traffic figures for the first nine months of 2022. Containers...

Baleària launches the first electric ferry in Spain for passengers and cargo

Vigo, Spain (PortSEurope) September 29, 2022 – Baleària has launched the first electric ferry in Spain for cargo and passengers with zero...