Search results for: Crete – Attica

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  • 27 May 2020
    Equipment, Project & Tenders, Technology

    Prysmian has won a €270-million contract for submarine interconnections between the island of Crete and mainland Greece (Attica region). The contract comprises of two lots worth €250 million and €20 million respectively. The first lot involves the design, supply, installation and commissioning of a HVDC cable along a route of 335 kilometres. The second lot […]

  • 28 May 2020
    Project & Tenders, Technology, Transition

    Nexans has won a contract from IPTO’s Ariadne Interconnection for subsea cable system linking mainland Greece to island of Crete. The project should provide security of supply for the island and also enable transition from fossil fuel generation to renewables. The HVDC cable will span a distance of 335 kilometres from the Attica region to […]

  • 22 December 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    The EuroAsia InterConnector project has moved a step closer with new studies awarded to Italian CESI S.p.A. and GAS S.r.l, during a ceremony held at the European Parliament Office in Cyprus. As Cyprus Mail reports, the studies are for the technical design, the reconnaissance study for the optimum route, and an environmental impact study. The studies for […]

  • 6 April 2020
    Project & Tenders

    EuroAfrica Interconnector project has launched a tender call for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the HVDC cable system between Egypt and Cyprus. EuroAfrica Interconnector, as the official project promoter and developer, will finance the construction of the electricity interconnection between Egypt, Cyprus, Crete and Attica with the financial cost of stage 1 estimated […]

  • 21 October 2011

    Attica Group took delivery of the new-built Ro-Pax vessel Blue Star Delos which was built at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd, of Korea. Blue Star Delos is the first of two vessels ordered in June 2009 and has overall length 145.50 meters, a speed of 26 knots and the capacity to carry 2,400 […]

  • 21 October 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Board of Directors of Attica Group announced the delivery of the new-built Ro-Pax vessel Blue Star Delos which was built at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd, of Korea. Blue Star Delos is the first of two vessels ordered in June 2009 and has overall length 145.50 meters, a speed of 26 knots […]

  • 13 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Attica Group has taken delivery of the new-built Ro-Pax vessel BLUE STAR PATMOS, which was built at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd, of Korea. Greek-flagged BLUE STAR PATMOS, an investment of more than Euro 70 million, is the second of two vessels ordered in June 2009 and has overall length 145.50 meters, a […]

  • 13 June 2012

    Attica Group has taken delivery of the new-built Ro-Pax vessel BLUE STAR PATMOS, which was built at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd, of Korea. Greek-flagged BLUE STAR PATMOS, an investment of more than Euro 70 million, is the second of two vessels ordered in June 2009 and has overall length 145.50 meters, a […]

  • 12 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Attica Holdings S.A. announces that it has contracted to sell the RoPax vessel Superfast VI to Genting Group for a total cash consideration of Euro 54mln. The delivery of Superfast VI is scheduled to take place at the beginning of April 2013. Superfast VI will be replaced in the Patras-Igoumenitsa-Ancona route by another vessel of […]

  • 9 December 2016
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    Greek natural gas company, DEPA, on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding with Attica Group to look into the possibility of using LNG as fuel for the latter’s fleet of passenger ships.

  • 19 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    Moroccan and pan-African banking group BMCE Bank Of Africa Group and Attica Holdings S.A., a subsidiary of Marfin Investment Group, have entered an agreement to operate scheduled ferry services from Morocco to Europe through the newly-established Moroccan company AFRICA MOROCCO LINKS (AML). Attica Group will hold a 49% participation in the new company, while 51% will be held by a group […]

  • 27 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Italian shipping firm Grimaldi Group has reached an agreement to sell its share in Hellenic Seaways to Greece-based ferry services operator Attica Holdings. Under the agreement between the parties, Attica Group will acquire 37,6 million shares in the company from Grimaldi Group’s subsidiary Minoan Lines. The stake, representing 48.53% of HSW’s share capital, would be purchased for a cash consideration of […]

  • 6 March 2018

    Several oil majors have submitted their bids for the exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons offshore Greece. 

  • 14 May 2013

    The governor of the Greek island of Crete Stavros Arnautakis met with representatives of the Russian company Ocean RusEnergy. The question of the possible construction of the first on the Mediterranean sea wave power. The island of Crete is interested in alternative sources of energy as tourism on the island is the main source of […]

  • 2 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    A livestock carrier caught fire on August 1 off the Greek island of Crete while en route from Lebanon to Alexandria, Egypt, according to local media. The 1972-built Nabolsi I is currently situated off Crete’s southern coast, near the town of Lerapetra. Hellenic Coast Guard has dispatched one patrol ship to fight the flames. Two NATO […]

  • 10 July 2020
    Business developments & projects, Equipment, Technology

    Hellenic Cables is on track to deliver the 135 kilometres long submarine cable for the electrical interconnection Crete – Peloponnese. The management of ADMIE recently visited the company’s plant in Corinth to check on the project’s progress. The project, with a total budget of 365 million euros, should wrap up by the end of this […]

  • 28 July 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Infrastructure, Technology

    The Republic of Cyprus has recently issued the final building permit for EuroAsia Interconnector between Israel, Cyprus and Greece (Crete). Specifically, the relevant permit provides the green light for the construction of the HVDC converter station in Cyprus. In March this year, EuroAsia Interconnector Limited picked Siemens as the main candidate for the job. Cyprus […]

  • 14 May 2013

    The governor of the Greek island of Crete Stavros Arnautakis met with representatives of the Russian company Ocean RusEnergy. The question of the possible construction of the first on the Mediterranean sea wave power. The island of Crete is interested in alternative sources of energy as tourism on the island is the main source of […]

  • 2 September 2015

    A cargo ship carrying an undocumented shipment of weapons to Libya was arrested yesterday some 20 nautical miles south of the town of Ierapetra, Crete, the Hellenic Coast Guard (HCG) reports. The HCG’s offshore patrol vessel intercepted the freighter en route from Iskenderun (Alexandretta), Turkey, to Libya, and arrested the vessel and seven of its crew […]

  • 2 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    A livestock carrier caught fire on August 1 off the Greek island of Crete while en route from Lebanon to Alexandria, Egypt, according to local media. The 1972-built Nabolsi I is currently situated off Crete’s southern coast, near the town of Lerapetra. Hellenic Coast Guard has dispatched one patrol ship to fight the flames. Two NATO […]

  • 2 September 2015

    A cargo ship carrying an undocumented shipment of weapons to Libya was arrested yesterday some 20 nautical miles south of the town of Ierapetra, Crete, the Hellenic Coast Guard (HCG) reports. The HCG’s offshore patrol vessel intercepted the freighter en route from Iskenderun (Alexandretta), Turkey, to Libya, and arrested the vessel and seven of its crew […]

  • 9 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Researchers from the Dunarea de Jos University of Galati in Romania have published a joint evaluation of the wind and wave energy resources close to the Greek islands.