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Posted: about 1 month ago

EGS vessel set for cable route probe off Ireland

Offshore surveyor EGS will conduct a marine route survey for a proposed new submarine communications...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Iceland Bans Use of HFO in Its Waters

Iceland is pushing forward with its efforts to curb sulphur emissions in its waters. ...

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  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iceland Plans Fuel Oil Ban to Lower Emissions in Its Waters

Iceland is looking to ban the use of fuel oil with more than 0.1% sulphur content in the countryR...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Vessel Allision Causes “Considerable Damage” to Iceland’s Sundahöfn Port

Repairs are estimated to take between six and eight weeks. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

bremenports to Develop New Deep-Water Port in Iceland

bremenports, Icelandic partners join in a project to develop a deep-water port at Finnafjord. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Finnafjord Port Plans Take Shape

The development activities for the Finnafjord Port Project in the north-east of Iceland are taking s...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Iceland’s First Electric Ferry to Feature ABB Technology

New electric ferry to operate on an Icelandic route will feature ABB’s technology. ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

New Iceland Subsea Cable in Preparation

The Telecommunication Fund of Iceland and Farice, the operator of two submarine cables to Iceland, h...

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  • Equipment
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Video: Cement Carrier’s Hull Ruptured in Iceland Grounding

Cement carrier Fjordvik suffers hull rupture after grounding at the entrance to Iceland’s Helg...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Iceland Accedes to Air Pollution Treaty

Iceland has ratified the International Maritime Organization (IMO) treaty covering the prevention of...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

High Air Pollution Levels Found in Iceland’s Reykjavik Port

Environmentalists are calling for a ban of heavy fuel oil in arctic shipping after air samples taken...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

PHOTO: Jan de Nul Wraps Up Cable Repair Off Iceland

Jan de Nul has completed the cable repair job between Westman Island and the main land of Iceland in...

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  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Jan de Nul to Repair Subsea Cable in Iceland

Jan De Nul Group has been contracted by the Icelandic electrical transmission company Landsnet for a...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

bremenports to Take Part in Developing Finnafjord Port in Iceland

German port management company bremenports has received the green light from Bremen’s senate t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Chinese company optimistic about exploration off Iceland

Iceland is keeping its fingers crossed that a Chinese oil company might turn the island nation into ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

GEOMAR Uses New Methods to Date Lava Flows Off Iceland

Scientists at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel trying to understand how the Earth...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Iceland’s Whale Meat Heading for Northern Sea Route?

A freighter carrying 1,800 tonnes of fin whale meat arrived in Tromso, Norway late last week, non-go...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

MMT in UK-Iceland Link Route Survey

MMT (Sweden) has been awarded a contract for the world’s longest HVDC route survey for the UK-Icelan...

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  • Equipment
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Iceland Underlain by Continental Crust, Study Shows

An international team, including researchers at the University of Liverpool, have shown that south e...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Eimskip Shuffles Lines

​Icelandic shipping and logistics provider Eimskip has decided to combine its Green and Red Lines in...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Eimskip Launches Ship Management JV in Hamburg

Iceland’s Eimskip and the German company König & Cie have established a joint venture comp...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Eimskip Takes Over Jac. Meisner

Reykjavik-based shipping company Eimskip has acquired the forwarding company Jac. Meisner Internatio...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

‘Polarsyssel’ equipped with Aptomar’s oil spill detection technology

Norway’s Aptomar will provide its oil spill detection and combating technology to Fafnir Offsh...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Iceland’s first PSV christened in Svalbard

Fafnir Offshore’s ‘Polarsyssel’ vessel, of the Havyard 832 L WE design, was christ...

Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Fafnir Offshore takes delivery of ‘Polarsyssel’ PSV

Today, Havyard Ship Technology’s build 120 ‘Polarsyssel’, a Havyard 832 L WE desig...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Image of the Day: Icebergs Ahoy!

The image shows Le Boreal sailing through silence broken only by the cracking of icebergs, introduci...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago