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Go with the flow – avoid being stuck in a jam

The ShortSeaShipping Inland Waterway Promotion Center Germany (SPC) is a public-private partnership aimed at making the waterway a larger part of the transportation chain. Three strategic focus areas support their goal of reduced emissions through intelligent utilization of the strengths from individual modes of transport. The EU aims to be climate neutral in 2050. To achieve this goal, the transport sector needs to become more… Read More »Go with the flow – avoid being stuck in a jam

Inland-shipping shuttle service between Stockholm Norvik and Port of Västerås

May 2021 sees the start of Sweden’s first container barge shuttle service on inland waterways between the newly opened Stockholm Norvik Port and Port of Västerås. Sweden’s first inland shipping shuttle service is to be introduced between Stockholm Norvik and Port of Västerås in May 2021, operated by the German shipping company Deymann. Sustainable transport closer to the end destination The German shipping company Reederie… Read More »Inland-shipping shuttle service between Stockholm Norvik and Port of Västerås

Samskip with a commitment to sustainable marine biofuels

SAMSKIP extends green marine fuels initiative in new commercial commitment with Goodshipping to lower carbon footprint. Scale-up plans indicate CO2 reductions of up to 80%. Samskip has increased its commitment to greener shipping through a new formal agreement with sustainable cargo initiative GoodShipping to run part of its fleet on marine biofuels and significantly reduce its carbon footprint.  We always aim to build a better… Read More »Samskip with a commitment to sustainable marine biofuels

Viasea establishes a direct route from England to Norway

In January, Viasea opened offices in Immingham, and now the company is starting a direct service to Norway. The first sailing from Immingham is on May the 1st. The service will go directly to four Norwegian ports; the service calls at Oslo on Wednesdays, then Moss and Larvik on Thursdays, before ending in Kristiansand on Fridays. Thus, the route provides direct access to the whole… Read More »Viasea establishes a direct route from England to Norway

Sustainability integrated into each fiber

Smurfit Kappa is one of the world’s leading suppliers of paper-based packaging, with sustainability central to its circular business model. The company challenged its logistics and reduced CO2 emissions on transport by an incredible 9.3 million kg. Smurfit Kappa’s goal is to drive positive change in all parts of the value chain, from sustainable purchasing and minimizing the environmental impact associated with the business to… Read More »Sustainability integrated into each fiber