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POSIDONIA 2024

By Marek Grzybowski The Hellenic Maritime Cluster includes not only shipping companies and maritime tourism. Banks, classification societies, law firms, shipbrokers, ship registries and insurers are a strong part of the maritime business in Greece. There are many production and repair shipyards in the Greek maritime cluster. Ships for the merchant fleet and the Hellenic […]

Pomeranian Digital Innovation Hub has started operations

By Marek Grzybowski Pomeranian Digital Innovation Hub, the inauguration of the project took place on May 9, 2024 in the Gdańsk Science and Technology Park. PDIH is a project implemented by a consortium consisting of 31 entities from three voivodeships: Pomeranian Voivodeship, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship and Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship. Companies from these regions will receive support in […]

The hydrogen SOV is sailing out into the open waters

By Marek Grzybowski Hydrogen-powered ships are still expensive, difficult to refuel, and hydrogen power is less efficient than traditional diesel propulsion. Yet shipowners operating wind farms introduce ships with such propulsion to operate offshore wind farms. This can be an important element of the competitive fight. Recently, the shipowner Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA) presented the […]

Finland is investing in farms in the Gulf of Bothnia

By Marek Grzybowski 4 GW Finnish Offshore Wind Project Enters Next Stage of Development. Finland has launched the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) programme for Ilmatar’s largest offshore wind project, Bothnia, as the project proceeds to the consultation phase – informed  offshorewind.biz The Finnish government has granted site survey permits for Ilmatar Offshore’s two new project […]

WISTA Poland – Women’s Day in Maritime Economy 2024

By Marek Grzybowski The meeting of WISTA Poland and the Captains’ Association was held to celebrate “Women’s Day in Maritime Economy” at the Maritime University. Ladies working in ports and maritime transport, shipyards and offshore, and in business-related companies met in the Navigation hall of the Maritime University. The Baltic Maritime and Space Cluster was […]

Open days of the Pomeranian Special Economic Zone

By Marek Grzybowski “Park in the spring at PSEZ is behind us!” this is the topic of the Pomeranian Special Economic Zone Open Days in May 2024., the Pomeranian Special Economic Zone offered 6 thematic zones. The Innovation Zone informed how ideas and innovations change reality. The exhibitors included: Maritime Institute, Gdynia Maritime University, Electronic-Prototypes, […]

The University of Gdańsk will cooperate with the Polish Shipping Register S.A.

By Marek Grzybowski Cybersecurity, Offshore Wind Energy, Polish Nuclear Power Plants, quantum technologies – these are the areas of cooperation between the University of Gdańsk and the Polish Shipping Register S.A. Prof. Sylwia Mrozowska, Vice-Rector for Cooperation and Development of the University of Gdańsk, and Jacek Witt, Member of the Management Board of the Polish […]

Gdynia celebrated Polish Flag Day

By Marek Grzybowski May 2 is the Flag Day of the Republic of Poland and the Day of the Polish Diaspora and Poles Abroad. The celebrations took place in front of the ORP “Błyskawica” ship. The ship moors at the Pomeranian quay. The ceremony was attended by Gdynia residents and tourists, as well as government […]