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  • 6 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    CEDA’s next event on the Iberian Peninsula, a one-and-a-half-day conference, will take place on 27-28 October 2016 in Lisbon, Portugal. Co-organizer, the Portuguese Engineers Association (OE), will host the event at its premises in the center of Lisbon. Within the central theme ‘Dredging for Sustainable Port Development‘, the conference will address key topics relevant to the […]

  • 15 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Short Sea Shipping and Logistics company Oldenburg-Portugiesische Dampfschiffs-Rhederei (OPDR) continues to expand on the Iberian Peninsula: The new and fully owned OPDR offices in Cartagena and Bilbao will officially become operational as from tomorrow. “We are where the cargo of our customers is”, says Fernando Muñoz, Managing Director of OPDR IBERIA in Spain. “Cartagena […]

  • 11 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    As the interest towards LNG as a marine fuel increases, one of the main obstacles to the accelerated uptake is the uncertainty regarding future market volumes of LNG, according to a market study by DNV GL. The classification society has addressed this issue in the study on the future LNG market in the Iberian Peninsula, […]

  • 17 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Two short sea shipping operators, UK-based MacAndrews and German Oldenburg-Portugiesische Dampfschiffs-Rhederei (OPDR), have launched a new weekly liner service between North Europe and the Iberian Peninsula. With the introduction of the new winter schedule, the companies decided to set up the liner service called “Portugal & South Spain” service (POSS) which sails to the ports of Tilbury, Dunkirk, Rotterdam, Leixoes, Setubal, […]

  • 3 February 2016

    The European Commission has selected the CORE LNGas project to promote LNG as fuel, particularly for maritime transport of the Iberian Peninsula. EU selected the CORE LNGas hive initiative among the projects submitted for the 2014 Connect Europe Facility (CEF) Transport Calls for the development of the Trans-European Transport Networks. The project will receive financial […]

  • 31 August 2016

    DNV GL said it is undertaking a study on LNG market in the European Union as it looks to advance the development of an EU-wide network of LNG refueling stations.

  • 10 July 2017

    A study by the classification society DNV GL shows that there is a “huge” potential LNG as a marine fuel in the Iberian Peninsula. 

  • 3 June 2009

    Despite the economic downturn hitting Spain and Portugal hard, Grimaldi has increased its ferry, shortsea and car carrier capacity serving the Iberian peninsula. In February, the operator launched a new service between Barcelona and Porto Torres in Sardinia, linking into its service to Civitavecchia in Italy for ro-ro and passengers, deploying newer and larger tonnage. […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Business & Finance

      Starting mid October 2013, The Short Sea Shipping and Logistics company Oldenburg-Portugiesische Dampfschiffs-Rhederei (OPDR) and Feeder and Container Operator Team Lines will set up a new domestic and feeder service between the ports of Bilbao, Felixstowe and Rotterdam. The new service will provide a fixed day schedule with fast transit times between Northern Spain […]

  • 2 April 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer and LNG operator Novatek has signed a non-binding heads of agreement (HoA) for the supply of LNG with Repsol. Novatek said on Tuesday that the agreement with Repsol was signed by the company’s trading unit Novatek Gas&Power Asia. The heads of agreement envisages concluding a 15-year contract with an […]

  • 4 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    Bibby Line’s troubled bulk carrier MV Cheshire, which suffered from overheating in its cargo holds on August 12, will not be heading to Gran Canaria after all. Instead, the ship, which was put under tow on August 21, has been diverted to a port on the Iberian Peninsula either in Spain or Portugal, the company said […]

  • 25 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    EU member states have agreed on the Commission’s proposal to invest €873 million ($1.1 billion) in European energy infrastructure projects. The EU funding for the chosen projects comes from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF), the European support programme for trans-European infrastructure. Of the 17 projects selected for funding 8 are in the electricity sector (EU support […]

  • 31 May 2006

    A cruise liner has cut short its voyage around the Mediterranean after a virus struck down more than 200 passengers. Emergency medical staff boarded the Sea Princess yesterday and passengers were confined to their cabins after an outbreak believed to be of the Norovirus sparked vomiting and diarrhoea on board the cruiser. The captain of […]

  • 22 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a new contract worth approximately 85 million euro by REE (Red Eléctrica de España, S.A.U.), the Transmission System Operator of the Spanish electricity system, for the second circuit of the interconnection between the Balearic Islands of Mallorca and Ibiza. The […]

  • 12 June 2017

    Spanish LNG terminal operator, Enagás, set out to advocate the benefits of LNG as a fuel across Spain and Portugal.

  • 20 October 2016
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Central Dredging Association (CEDA) will be co-hosting a conference, with the Portuguese Engineers Association in Lisbon from 27-28th October. The CEDA Iberian Conference, with the central theme ‘Dredging for sustainable port development’, will be a platform for environmental engineering and management best-practice in the context of real-life Iberian projects. Conference Chair, Stefan Aarninkhof, Professor of […]

  • 6 September 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Spanish engineering company Ayesa has secured a contract to redesign the mooring jetty for the Enagás-operated regasification plant in Huelva. This will allow small-scale vessels to be refueled and vessels to be loaded with LNG for subsequent ship-to-ship bunkering at the Huelva facility, Ayesa said in an emailed statement. The mooring jetty in Huelva will […]

  • 26 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Union has approved funding for the construction of the Biscay Gulf France-Spain electricity link as part of a larger clean energy infrastructure investment.

  • 19 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Baleària signs first permanent LNG bunkering contract for ship propulsion in Spain with Gas Natural Fenosa.

  • 11 May 2020
    Infrastructure

    Spanish LNG services provider HAM Group has opened an LNG and CNG service station in Albacete.

  • 22 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Zamakona Yards has delivered the Roll on-Roll off dock built for the Container Terminal of Tenerife (OHL Group). This innovative elevating structure is the only of its kind in the Canary Islands, permitting a more versatile use of the pier since it will only be employed when vessels with rolling stock arrive (Ro-Ro), permitting the […]

  • 26 June 2014

    Four STS cranes have been brought onshore, ready for commissioning, at Algeciras port in Spain. Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) was drafted in by ZPMC to act as agents for the break bulk carrier, Zhen Hua 25, and to manage the safe and timely discharge of her cargo.   The cranes, which stand at over 100 […]