News 2011

  • SCA Transforest opens weekly route between Rotterdam and Stockholm

    The freight shipping company SCA Transforest is expanding its operations in Stockholm with one vessel, in collaboration with the Russian shipping company Delta Shipping Lines.

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  • Joint Baltic Sea collaboration between Ports of Stockholm and the Port of Turku

    Ports of Stockholm and the Port of Turku signed an important agreement to work together to improve the environment in the Baltic Sea. The two ports will jointly focus on the provision of future fuels, the management of black and grey water and the supply of electricity to vessels in port.

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  • Ports of Stockholm wins international award

    At a ceremony in Brussels on Wednesday evening Ports of Stockholm's Deputy Managing Director Henrik Widerståhl accepted the European Sea Ports Organisation (ESPO) prize for the best port in the areas of social responsibility and sustainable development.

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  • EU chooses Ports of Stockholm

    The EU Commission has proposed that Ports of Stockholm should become one of the specially designated ports in the European TEN network, otherwise known as a CORE port. This would mean that Ports of Stockholm would be one of only a few ports in Europe with an especially prioritised position as a European gateway for the flow of transport.

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  • Stockholm sets new cruise passenger record

    The total tally for the season for the number of international cruise passengers visiting Stockholm reveals that the city has broken previous records as a destination. When the season ends at the beginning of October 450,000 international cruise passengers will have visited Stockholm and Nynäshamn, with a significant rise in the number of “turnarounds”.

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  • Keep track of cruise ships with a new app

    Ports of Stockholm has launched a new app, CruiseSthlm, to display all cruise vessels in port, as well as those inbound, by chart position and image.

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  • Johan Castwall becomes new CEO for Ports of Stockholm

    Johan Castwall, the current SISAB CEO, will take over as the new CEO at Ports of Stockholm.

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