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News & Events Archive 2020


News & Events Archive 2020

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News & Events
23 Nov 2020
The Irish Maritime Development Office in conjunction with the Department of Transport, Department of Foreign Affairs, Department of Business Enterprise and Innovation and Department of Agriculture Food and Rural Development is encouraging the logistics and maritime transport sectors to ACT now (Assess, Communicate, Trial) and Prepare to Switch to direct routes to the Continent.
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News & Events
18 Nov 2020
As one of Ireland’s leading break bulk ports, Drogheda Port has announced two new breakbulk shortsea services as part of a solution for importers and exporters concerned with the impacts of Brexit.
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News & Events
13 Nov 2020
As the UK leaves the Single Market at the end of this year, many Irish businesses are re-evaluating their supply chains and their trading partnerships, and many are beginning to look at the potential of doing business in the rest of Europe for the first time.
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6 Nov 2020
This Report responds to a request from The Department of Transport (DoT) to re-assess Ireland’s maritime connectivity in view of the combined challenges posed to the integrity of Ireland’s maritime trade links by Brexit and the Covid-19 Pandemic.
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2 Oct 2020
Irish Mainport Holdings buys Mainport Geo survey and research vessel and takes a share in Alpha Marine.
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23 Sep 2020
SSE Renewables hosted a virtual round table discussion with key stakeholders in the wind energy industry examining their role in delivering on the Government’s ambition for offshore wind energy.
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9 Sep 2020
The Enterprise Europe Network in partnership with Enterprise Ireland, Invest NI and Northern Ireland National Contract Points (NCPs) invites you to participate in an international partnering event on the Green Deal Call
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4 Sep 2020
Containerships, an affiliate of CMA CGM, is adding a call to the Irish Port of Cork.
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21 Aug 2020
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a 4 year full-time, fixed-term contract as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Socio-Economic Marine Research Unit (SEMRU) at the National University of Ireland, Galway. This position is funded by the Marine Institute Post-Doctoral Fellowship Programme.
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24 Jul 2020
A new ferry route from Rosslare to Cherbourg will start sailing next spring, with additional sailings being added on the Cork to Roscoff route.
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15 Jul 2020
International energy logistics provider Peterson has been awarded a major logistics contract from Sellafield Limited to support operations in West Cumbria, England.
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News & Events
9 Jul 2020
DocksTheFuture announces the launch of The Network of Excellence, gathering the most innovative ports willing to team up and take actions to support the maritime community achieving the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.
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7 Jul 2020
A Belfast-based maritime consortium led by Artemis Technologies has won a £33 million UK Government innovation grant to develop zero emissions ferries, said to have potential to revolutionise the future of maritime transport.
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News & Events
19 Jun 2020
Irish Ferries have new guidelines for a safer way to get away and look forward to welcoming you onboard once travel restrictions have been lifted.
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18 Jun 2020
BG Freight Line has taken a positive step by adding an additional weekly service call to meet the growing demands of container traffic between Liverpool and the Irish Sea hub.
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9 Jun 2020
SSE Renewables has selected Arklow Harbour as the preferred location for the operations and maintenance (O&M) base for the second phase of the Arklow Bank offshore wind farm.
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26 May 2020
MoS Webinar "Shaping the Policy of a European Maritime Space – The Future of Motorways of the Sea" will take place on 1st July 2020.
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13 May 2020
Each year, up to £75,000 is made available by ITOPF to fund R&D projects to improve our knowledge and understanding of issues related to accidental marine pollution from ships.
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5 May 2020
In early 2020, XELLZ secured approximately 200,000 sqm of land at the port of Rosslare in the Republic of Ireland. XELLZ has now divided the land into zones and the entire area will be known as Rosslare Europort Business Park (EBP).
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News & Events
8 Apr 2020
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross announced the designation, on a temporary basis only, of five strategic maritime routes into and out of Ireland as Public Service Obligation (PSO) routes during COVID-19 for a period of up to three months.