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News & Events Archive 2022


News & Events Archive 2022

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News & Events
23 May 2022
The 19th edition of the Irish Maritime Transport Economist, a report produced by the Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) on Ireland’s maritime freight industry, has been published today.
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News & Events
20 Apr 2022
EALING Mid-Term Event on 29th April 2022 at 10:00 a.m. CEST
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News & Events
14 Apr 2022
Hamilton Shipping is recruiting a Port Agency Assistant
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News & Events
4 Apr 2022

In this framework, our overarching aim is the implementation of the INTERNATIONAL FAST AND SECURE TRADE LANE (IFSTL) approach, a trade facilitation initiative in the form of a set of harmonised and interoperable tools (business process modelling, software solutions, operational guidelines and governance models) on Motorways of the Sea routes connecting Ireland with France, the UK and other European countries.

Progress

The IFSTL project has five distinct phases that involve:

1. The articulation of the AS IS scenario

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News & Events
24 Mar 2022
The Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan TD, announced the commencement of the Maritime Area Consent (MAC) Regime. The new regime enables the Minister, on an interim basis, to issue Maritime Area Consents (MACs) to renewable energy developers who meet the relevant assessment criteria. Developers must have a Maritime Area Consent to make an application for permission, to include environmental assessments, to An Bord Pleanála.
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News & Events
7 Mar 2022

This is the fastest rate of growth in the index since 2017, and represents a return to the volumes of freight handled in 2018 and 2019 after the suppressive effect of the COVID-19 on port traffic. Just over 54 million tonnes of freight were handled at Irish ports in 2021, a 2.8 million-ton increase compared to 2020. 

In the Dry Bulk market, a 10% annual increase compared to 2020 was almost entirely driven by coal. As stated in the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s (SEAI) annual report;

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News & Events
7 Mar 2022

Background

The MaRITeC-X project is a seven-year Horizon 2020 Teaming project (project number 857586). Teaming projects create new or update existing centres of excellence in Widening countries through a coupling process with leading scientific institutions. The centre under development is the Cyprus Marine and Maritime Institute (CMMI), a center of Excellence in Marine and Maritime Research, Technology Development and Innovation. 

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News & Events
7 Mar 2022
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News & Events
8 Feb 2022
Click HERE to read the full statement.
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News & Events
28 Jan 2022
Maritime Expert Ireland have vacancies for cargo surveyors in liquid and dry bulk cargos.
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News & Events
11 Jan 2022
From 14th January 2022, Unifeeder Shortsea will be launching a new service linking Rotterdam to/from the ports of Dublin, Cork and Belfast – with connections into the entire network of Unifeeder in Europe.