earlier today in the port happened an accident. Passenger ferry stena spirit during manoeuvres, struck the fuselage in a gantry crane at container terminal. Gantry crane struck the wharf and the crippled containers. Three workers injured. action is conducted.
Gdynia port plans zł.451 million port infrastructure overhaul
The Port of Gdynia Authority (ZMPG), the entity which manages the city's port, has announced plans to spend over zł.451 million between 2012 and 2014 on various repair and modernization projects, reported Puls Biznesu. Work on infrastructure improvements alone will cost over zł.324 million, with the waterfront set to be redesigned, a network of access roads developed, and a new loading and logistics area created.
“In 2014, thanks to these investments, it will be virtually a new port ... all the streets of the port and railroad tracks will be new or upgraded, there will be new space for the loading of containers, trailers for cars, and the waterfront will be redeveloped,” said ZMPG's vice president Walery Tankiewicz.
Fairplay BV after takeover of WUZ largest towage provider in Poland
Rotterdam-based Fairplay BV, a company in the Hamburg-based Fairplay Towage Group, has completed the take-over of the Polish towage provider WUZ Shipping and Port Services Gdynia Co. Ltd., previously owned by the Port Authority of Gdynia, MarineLog reported. More at en.portnews.ru/ne...