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  • 13 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Director General of Transport Red Eléctrica de Spain, Carlos Collantes, President of the Balearic Government, Jose Ramon Bauza, and President of the Consell Insular de Ibiza, Vicent Serra, have presented a draft of the submarine electrical connection between Ibiza and Mallorca. Red Eléctrica will soon start laying the submarine cable for electrical interconnection between Mallorca […]

  • 3 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    German cruise line AIDA Cruises has christened the newest ship in its fleet, AIDAperla. The christening ceremony, accompanied by a light show and a firework display, took place in Palma de Mallorca in the evening hours of June 30. The 300-meter-long and 37.6-meter-wide cruise ship will be sailing the Western Mediterranean from July 1, 2017. […]

  • 29 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Spanish emergency services rescued 156 passengers and crew from a burning ferry some 20 nautical miles off Palma de Mallorca yesterday, the vessel’s operator Trasmediterranea reports. The Sorrento ferry was en route from Palma de Mallorca to Valencia when a fire was detected in one of its garages at around 13:50 local time yesterday. Four of the […]

  • 5 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    The capital expansion project is currently underway at Mallorca’s Port Andratx. The Balearic Government Port Authority approved this development scheme in December 2014. The seven new superyacht berths will help meet growing demand from the many wealthy individuals who flock to this southwest Mallorca resort. “These new berths, which range between 26 and 30 meters, are […]

  • 10 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    On May 9, AIDAperla, the newest cruise ship in AIDA Cruises’ fleet, visited Singapore on its way from Japan to Palma de Mallorca. In late April, the 125,000 gross ton newbuilding was delivered to AIDACruises from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) in Nagasaki, Japan. Following its short stop in Singapore, the cruise vessel continued its voyage […]

  • 30 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    Spanish maritime services managed to extinguish the fire which had been burning aboard the car ferry Sorrento since Monday afternoon, Salvamento Maritimo reports. The ferry is currently located some 18 nautical miles off Dragonera, the Balearic Islands. The surveyors are on scene, and the towing operations are expected to start today. Several aerial surveys were conducted yesterday, reporting […]

  • 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 […]

  • 31 May 2013
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Red Eléctrica de España S.A.U. announces tender invitation for the provision of subsea cable survey services in Spain. The contract undertakes the following geophysical studies: – High resolution bathymetry MBES plus high resolution sub-bottom profiler (SBP) by Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV); – REE existing submarine power cables from the Spanish Peninsula (Valencia) to Mallorca and […]

  • 19 April 2006

    Palma de Mallorca, Spain

  • 3 February 2010

    New cruises aimed mainly at U.K. and Irish passengers — with a strong emphasis on family travel — are coming to Palma de Mallorca. Royal Caribbean International has announced that it will base a ship there, a departure from its usual European homeports of Venice, Barcelona, Rome and Southampton.

  • 7 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Spanish ferry Sorrento, that had caught fire off Mallorca on April 28, arrived at the Port of Sagunto north of Valencia around 6 pm local time yesterday, following a 24-hour tow and escort from the waters of the Balearic Islands, Spain’s maritime rescue service Salvamento Maritimo reported. The plan to tow the ferry to Sagunto […]

  • 18 June 2007

    Stronger winds and testing tactical conditions saw major changes in fortunes throughout the Superyacht Cup fleet for the second day of sailing for the Astilleros de Mallorca Rally.

  • 16 October 2006

    The 17 yachts in the 10th edition of The Superyacht Cup left the dock at Marina Port de Mallorca in bright sunshine for Day 2 of the event, the popular

  • 20 July 2005

    The marina of Puerto Portals, in Mallorca, Spain, will be host to the third of the five regattas in the Breitling MEDCUP TP52 Circuit, also the 11th Breitling Regatta, from the 20-24 July.

  • 27 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    German cruise line AIDA Cruises has taken delivery of AIDAperla, the twelfth ship in its fleet, from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) in Nagasaki, Japan. The 125,000 gross ton AIDAperla will set sail for the Mediterranean in the coming days and will be christened on June 30 in Palma de Mallorca, the company said. The newbuilding, which […]

  • 21 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    In today’s spotted, we bring you an image of the AIDAperla, the twelfth ship in AIDA Cruises’ fleet, which has undergone a paint job at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ (MHI) shipyard in Nagasaki, Japan.  Following the completion of the works on the 300-meter long hull of AIDAperla, the newbuilding vessel has now received the mouth and […]

  • 24 October 2006

    After three days of mixed weather, the Super Yacht Cup 2006, held in Palma, Mallorca, finally came to a close on Saturday. But despite the fluky conditions, Brian Jones, co-founder of High Modulus, reported on the excellent organisation of the event, and the friendly atmosphere amongst owners and crew.

  • 13 February 2007

    Whites International Yachts (Mallorca) is pleased to announce that the Association of Brokers and Yacht Agents (ABYA) Committee has recommended our election as a Full Broker Member and that the Yacht Brokers, Designers & Surveyors Association (YBDSA) Council has been notified of this.

  • 3 July 2017

    The 12th member of AIDA Cruises fleet, the LNG-powered AIDAperla was christened in Palma de Mallorca on Friday, July 30.

  • 27 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    MMT´s survey vessel Franklin is leaving a cold Scandinavia and is heading towards the Mediterranean. Franklin´s Master Ulf Segersäll comments the journey: “Franklin is leaving Hirtshals, to what we hope a warmer and more humid climate, Palma Mallorca. Last time we checked, it was unbelievable 9 degrees Celsius there. Yes you read it right, nine […]

  • 16 October 2006

    After three days of mixed weather, the Super Yacht Cup 2006, held in Palma, Mallorca, finally came to a close on Saturday. But despite the fluky conditions, Brian Jones, co-founder of High Modulus, reported on the excellent organisation of the event, and the friendly (if somewhat competitive!) atmosphere amongst owners and crew.

  • 21 August 2012

    Sulphur dioxide emissions from shipping have sharply decreased in EU ports thanks to an EU policy which limits sulphur content in fuels for ships at berth or at anchor in ports. Scientists at the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre measured key air quality parameters in Mediterranean harbours before and after the entry into force of […]