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  • The heart of the port - the port and traffic control

    The port security team

    Following the terror attacks in the USA on 11 September 2001 security measures have changed at all of the world's ports. The same is true for Ports of Stockholm. More intensive collaboration between different port departments has increased safety and security for the commercial services operating from the ports and for passengers.

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  • Vatten-Mats in action at the quay by a cruise vessel

    Among hosepipes and couplings

    It is no coincidence that he is known as Mats-the water guy. The tools of his trade are hoses, nozzles and flow meters and during the working day Mats Andersson empties thousands of litres of waste water from cruise ships.

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  • Photo prize award session

    Ports of Stockholm comes second in the top social media ports in the world

    On 4 June Ports of Stockholm was awarded second prize by the international organisation IAPH, International Association of Ports and Harbors for its work with social media. This is the second year running that Ports of Stockholm has been awarded second place in the IAPH competition.

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  • Containervessel in the archipelago

    Record year at Ports of Stockholm's container terminal

    Container numbers show a steady increase and customers are pleased to be able to transport goods directly to the Stockholm region.

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  • Trailer rolling off ferry

    Congestion taxes for all vehicles in Stockholm

    In Sweden there is a system of congestion taxes in Stockholm and Göteborg. From January 1, the tax applies to vehicles registered in Sweden and outside Sweden.

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  • Viking Grace and the LNG bunkering vessel Seagas side by side

    Ports of Stockholm introduces new environmental discounts for onshore power supply and LNG vessels

    From 2015 Ports of Stockholm will apply new environmentally differentiated port fees to encourage shipping companies to take environmental measures that go beyond the legal requirements.

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  • Screenshot of the new portsofstockholm.com

    Welcome to the new portsofstockholm.com!

    In front of you there is a brand new website, which adapts whether browsing from mobile, tablet or desktop computer. Welcome!

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  • Cruise passengers beside the cruise vessel Azura in Frihamnen port

    467 000 cruise passengers visited Ports of Stockholm

    The final cruise ship of the 2014 season, the Marco Polo, will call at Stockholm on Friday 24 October. That will mean that 265 cruise ships will have brought 467 000 passengers who have spent a total of MSEK 450 in Stockholm.

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  • Ain Kaljurand, vd för Tallinns hamn, och Johan Castwall, vd för Stockholms Hamnar, skakar hand.

    Joint Baltic Sea collaboration between Ports of Stockholm and the Port of Tallinn

    Ports of Stockholm and the Port of Tallinn 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 ship-generated waste and the supply of electricity to vessels in port.

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  • 2013 was a very good year for Ports of Stockholm

    Results in the passenger and freight business areas in 2013 have been good for Ports of Stockholm. The year has seen new records set for both cruise passenger numbers and for container handling. Ports of Stockholm is Sweden's largest passenger port and Sweden's third largest freight port.

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