• 2018 January 31 18:07

    Finnlines revises services due to the stoppage in Finnish ports

    There will be a stoppage in the Finnish ports on Friday, 2 of February, Finnlines said in its press release.

    Finnlines' schedules have been adapted and revised as shown below, but further delays and changes are possible as situation develops.

    HansaLink service
    For the departure from Travemünde on Thursday at 03:00, the ropax vessel MS Finnstar is replaced by a ro-ro vessel MS Finnsky:
     loading on Thursday 1.2. in Travemünde, ETS 16:00
     ETA in Helsinki on Saturday 3.2. at 06:45
    The departure from Helsinki on Friday 2.2. is cancelled.
    Other HansaLink departures as per schedule.

    Hanko-Rostock Service
    MS Finnhawk's revised schedule
    Rostock Wednesday 31.1. ETS 18:00 (instead of 20:00)
    Hanko Thursday 1.2. ETA 23:00, ETS 2.2. at 05:00
    Rostock Saturday 3.2. ETA 15:00
    Then back to normal schedule.

    West Finland-Travemünde Service
    MS Finnwave revised schedule:
    Travemunde Thursday 1.2. ETS 12:00 (extended with 6 hours)
    Turku Saturday 3.2. cancelled
    Uusikaupunki Saturday 3.2. ETA 06:00, ETS 13:00
    Travemunde Sunday 4.2. ETA 19:00, ETS Monday 5.2. 02:00
    Uusikaupunki Tuesday 6.2. ETA 10:00, ETS 17:00
    Travemunde Wednesday 7.2. ETA 23:00
    Then back to normal schedule.

    Helsinki-Rostock-Aarhus Service
    MS Finnsun revised schedule
    Helsinki Saturday 3.2. ETS 18:00
    Rostock Monday 5.2. ETA 02:00, ETS 06:00
    Aarhus Monday 5.2. ETA 16:00
    Then back to normal schedule.

    FinnLink, Naantali-Kapellskär
    Regular departures, but no unaccompanied units on the following departures
    From Naantali
    Friday 2.2. 10:45
    Friday 2.2. 22:30
    From Kapellskär
    Thursday 1.2. 21:30
    Friday 2.2. 9:15
    Exceptionally the departure from Kapellskär on Friday at 21:30 does take unaccompanied units.

2020 April 3

13:01 Zeebrugge Port Authority facilitates extra ground for port users in need due to corona crisis
12:40 Crisis caused by Covid-19 brought changes and highlighted new opportunities for port of Riga
12:18 Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg JSC arranged testing of its employees to detect coronavirus
12:15 Ocean Yield ASA announces delivery of modern dry bulk vessel with long-term charter
11:52 Vladimir Solodov appointed as Acting Governor of the Kamchatka Territory
11:00 Samherji Holding granted an exemption from mandatory bid obligation in Eimskip
10:49 Сorvettes of RF Navy's Baltic Fleet completed training anti-submarine missions at sea
10:21 Brent Crude futures price is down 4.51% to $28.69, Light Sweet Crude – down 5.73% to $23.87
10:00 Bunker prices continue falling at the port of Saint-Petersburg, Russia
09:42 Viking Line continues service in the Baltic Sea
09:36 Yury Bezdudny appointed Acting Governor of Nenets Autonomous Area
09:18 Baltic Dry Index is flat at 624 points
09:09 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Apr 03
08:33 Ocean Network Express issues its first electronic Bill of Lading

2020 April 2

18:27 FSL Trust completes disposal of crude oil tanker
18:07 CMA CGM announces that this Low Sulphur Surcharge is not applicable
17:54 Aleksandr Tsybulsky appointed as Acting Governor of Arkhangelsk Region
17:31 MAN Energy Solutions's low-speed, dual-fuel engines pass 1,000,000 operating hours
17:16 VARD secures contract for one stern trawler for Framherji
16:59 DHT Holdings announces time charters for six of its VLCCs
16:30 Navigation season opens on the Lower Volga
15:48 PGNiG commences operations at Klaipėda LNG Reloading Station
15:15 World’s largest and most efficient krill trawler to be designed by Wärtsilä
15:13 SMM: Shipping industry steers towards digitalisation
14:49 Bunker prices show no considerable changes at the Far East ports of Russia (graph)
14:26 Vitol Group establishes foothold in Singapore bunker operations
14:02 A.P. Moller - Maersk completes acquisition of Performance Team
13:37 Law ranking heavy fuel oil as medium distillate comes into effect
13:14 Hapag-Lloyd announces GRI from East Asia to East Coast and West Coast of South America, Mexico, Caribbean and Panama
12:52 Covid-19: Passenger transportation by seaborne transport and traffic of small-size ships banned in Crimea
12:25 ABP update: port operations remain open for business
12:01 ABS expands remote survey services
11:28 IMO urges keyworker exemptions for crew changes and repatriations
11:18 Tallink Grupp’s vessel Victoria I to make two return trips on Tallinn-Helsinki-Tallinn route on 2-3 April
10:43 Russian President signs Decree on establishment of Marine Instrument Engineering Corporation
10:21 Brent Crude futures price is up 12.5% to $27.83, Light Sweet Crude – up 10.5% to $22.44
10:06 Jan De Nul nears completion of fabrication of foundations for Taiwan’s Changhua Offshore Wind Farm
10:00 Financing of Nizhegorodsky hydrosystem project to be redistributed in favor of NOVATEK’s projects
09:59 VARD signs contract with P/F Akraberg for the design and construction of a sophisticated unit
09:46 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, Apr 02
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is down to 624 points

2020 April 1

18:36 Diana Shipping announces direct continuation of time charter Ccontract for m/v Myrto with Cargill
18:06 CMA CGM to apply Port Congestion Surcharge for reefer cargo to Philippines (Manila and Subic ports)
17:54 Oil shipments via CPC Marine Terminal in 3M’20 climbed by 4.7% YoY to 16.93 million tonnes with new monthly record set in March
17:35 New BIO SEA BWTS approved by USCG and IMO
17:20 Throughput of port Azov in 3M’2020 fell by 19% to 1.38 million tonnes
17:05 PowerCell signs contract with leading European shipyard regarding fuel cell system worth MSEK 77
16:35 The EU funded FLAGSHIPS project supports construction of a hydrogen fuel powered barge push boat
16:04 Wärtsilä receives contract to upgrade 11-year old Vessel Traffic Monitoring and Information System (VTMIS) serving ports in Cyprus
16:02 Höegh LNG applies for LNG import licence in Cyprus
15:30 OOCL updates Trans-Pacific services in April & May
15:04 THE Alliance announces COVID-19 response measures for April 2020
14:53 Frigates of RF Navy's Black Sea Fleet conducted exercise in Mediterranean Sea
14:43 Launch of Dimecc’s Sea for Value programme paves the way for remote pilotage and safer fairway navigation
14:22 Wärtsilä launches actions to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 and withdraws its market outlook
14:19 Competition announced for construction of Bagayevsky hydrosystem’s Phase 2
13:26 Transit navigation opened in Azov-Don Basin of Russia’s IWW
13:02 Ocean Yield extends standstill agreement and restructuring outline with Solstad Offshore for the vessels Far Senator and Far Statesman
12:00 ABS to class a series of Silver Eagle self elevating drilling units
11:25 Russian Railways' network loading down 3.8% to 306.7 million tonnes in 3M’ 2020