Aerial view of Hirtshals Port

New director hired in the Port of Hirtshals

Per Holm Nørgaard has been hired as the new director of the Port of Hirtshals. There was great interest in the position and an extensive recruitment process. Per Holm Nørgaard comes from a position in…

Port Neuss, Germany, dock operation

Go with the flow – avoid being stuck…

The ShortSeaShipping Inland Waterway Promotion Center Germany (SPC) is a public-private partnership aimed at making the waterway a larger part of the transportation chain. Three strategic focus areas support their goal of reduced emissions through…

Smurfit Kappa

Sustainability integrated into each fiber

Smurfit Kappa is one of the world's leading suppliers of paper-based packaging, with sustainability central to its circular business model. The company challenged its logistics and reduced CO2 emissions on transport by an incredible 9.3…

760,000 tonnes moved from road to sea

Since 2017, the Norwegian Coastal Administration has provided grants to shipowners to establish new sea transport services that can compete with road transport. The results to date are more than 760,000 tonnes of goods moved…

Nutrimar products

Sustainable logistics from production to market

Nutrimar on Frøya annually sends 14,000 tonnes of processed goods to Europe, the USA, and Asia, 95% by sea. According to the company, the most sustainable way to export. Ninety-five percent of Nutrimar's exports go…

How to cover the market communication gap in…

This autumn, the Shortsea Promotion Center and Maritim Forum conducted a national goods owner survey, based on the government's goal of goods transfer from road to sea and rail. The National Transport Plan forecasts growth…