AS Tallinna Sadam signed agreements for the development of a dry bulk and general cargo terminal in Muuga Harbour
On 12 June 2019, AS Tallinna Sadam (hereafter “Tallinna Sadam”) signed a cooperation agreement and a building title agreement with PK Terminal OÜ (hereafter “PK Terminal”) for the development of a dry bulk and general cargo terminal in Muuga Harbor, which deals with the handling and storage of round timber, wood pellets, metal products and crushed stone. With the agreements, PK Terminal took over the using rights of the two quays and their hinterland area used in the former steel sheet galvanizing plant, and in addition the Koorma 2 real estate. The total area of the dry bulk and general cargo terminal development is 4.4 ha. The agreements are signed for a period of 20 years, with the option to prolong for another 15 years.
Tallink’s cargo ship Sea Wind starts operating from Muuga Harbour instead of Tallinn Old City Harbour
Tallink, in partnership with Port of Tallinn and Transiidikeskuse AS, has re-routed its cargo ship Sea Wind to start operating from Muuga Harbour instead of the Tallinn Old City Harbour. Tallink says this move means that more than 40,000 lorries per year will be removed from Tallinn city centre and congestion and pollution in the city will be significantly reduced. At the official opening of the new route at Muuga Harbour on Wednesday, 4 October, Janek Stalmeister, CEO of Tallink Grupp said:
Estonian port of Muuga welcomes largest ever boxship in its history
On June 19, Estonian port Muuga (Tallinn) welcomed the largest ever boxship in the history of port - Celina Star (flag of Liberia), press center of Tallinna Sadam says. The ship’s length is 243.1 m, breadth – 32.2 m, deadweight – 40,000, capacity – 3,430 TEUs. The ship came from Hamburg and left for Ust-Luga on June 20.Upload News