04/22/2015

Major port protection exercise at the Port of Gothenburg

On April 24-26, the Swedish Armed Forces will carry out the 'Emerentia 15' exercise at the Port of Gothenburg. Some 700 military personnel will take part in the exercise. Day-to-day operations will not be affected although certain aspects of the exercise will be visible at the port.

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01/27/2015

Volvo Ocean Race: All boats now in China

The start from Abu Dhabi on January 3 took place in thick fog. Now the six remaining boats in the race have arrived at Sanya in China, bringing the third leg of the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 to an end.

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12/13/2014

Team Brunel fastest to Abu Dhabi

Early saturday morning, Team Brunel sailed into Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. The United Arab Emirates is Sweden's second-largest trading partner in the Middle East and large volumes of sawn timber products are shipped there.

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01/05/2015

New forest terminal at the Port of Gothenburg

More sawmills throughout the Nordic region can now ship their timber via the Port of Gothenburg. A new transloading terminal for timber products has opened at the port. The terminal will be run by the family-owned company Sören Thyr AB.

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12/12/2014

Is the largest port in Sweden unguarded?

"Largest port in Sweden unguarded" was the headline in the Swedish newspaper Expressen in October when the submarine hunt was at its height on the east coast. But what was the real message behind the headline? And is the largest port in Scandinavia really unprotected against underwater attack? Thomas Frans...

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01/05/2015

New 4-high straddle carriers on site at APM Terminals Gothenburg

The container terminal at the Port of Gothenburg, APM Terminals, has purchased 12 new straddle carriers. APM Terminals is the first in Sweden to operate using the 16 metre high carriers. Apart from increasing storage capacity, the new carriers will also contribute to a better working environment and reduce...

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12/12/2014

Stena Line reduces emissions with district heating

Stena Line has opened an internationally unique shoreside connection to the district heating system at the Port of Gothenburg. The connection will save 500 tonnes of carbon dioxide per year, equivalent to heating up 260 detached houses. This is the first time that a ship used in regular service has been co...

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12/16/2014

BillerudKorsnäs – a Swedish export success

In the United Kingdom, Swedish paper is transformed into exclusive consumer packagings for the beauty chain The Body Shop. Each year, the Swedish paper giant BillerudKorsnäs exports smart packaging solutions worth billions to the UK – and with a particularly busy time around Christmas.

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12/11/2014

'Christmas Present of the Year' comes to the people of Sweden via the Port of Gothenburg

On Christmas Eve there will be lots of activity trackers tucked away under Swedish Christmas trees. HUI Research has recently declared that the activity tracker wristband is 'Christmas Present of the Year 2014'. But before the gifts are wrapped and placed under the Christmas tree, many of them pass through...

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