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Twice as much space for dry bulk at Copenhagen
Keen interest in renting space at CMP’s new reclaimed site at Prøvestenen.
Copenhagen offers festive atmosphere for cruise-ship visitors
Father Christmas will once again be welcoming visitors to Copenhagen when two cruise ships arrive in December.
Svitzer develops greenest tugboat
Svitzer A/S, which operates its two tugboats Bjørn and Mars at CMP, has developed a new type of harbour tug that consumes less fuels, spills less oil and is more manoeuvreable than other tugs.
Seago Line arrives at CMP from Casablanca via Bremerhaven
In July CMP received the first ship on a new weekly service that will call at Copenhagen on the route Casablanca-Agadir-Bremerhaven-Helsingborg-CMP-Bremerhaven-Antwerp-Casablanca.
Global first to protect Malmö’s port from oil spills
Thursday 13 October saw the launch of a remote-controlled, self-propelled torpedo that will protect Malmö’s port from any oil spills that occur in the future.
Copenhagen named Europe’s best cruise port
After being named Europe’s Leading Cruise Port for the fourth time in 2011, Copenhagen puts other ports in the shade, reaffirming CMP’s unique position in the global cruise industry.
Northern Harbour handles more containers per arrival
The arrival of Unifeeder’s container ship Ceres at 6 a.m. on 21 September marks the actual premiere of CMP’s container activities in Malmö’s recently inaugurated Northern Harbour.
The inauguration of the Northern Harbour – a milestone for CMP
Some 300 people attended the inauguration of the Northern Harbour on Wednesday. This major new investment is a milestone for Copenhagen Malmö Port (CMP), which is also celebrating its tenth anniversary.
Northern Harbour to open with pomp and circumstance
These are busy days for CMP, which together with the City of Malmö will soon be hosting a four-day series of festivities.
Cruise ships head for new markets
Right now the last cruise ships are about to leave CMP after another record-beating season, and the journey to the winter markets has become a popular product in itself.
Falling diesel consumption reduces emissions
At CMP diesel consumption has been falling steadily since 2006. An Eco Driving training course has brought the issue into focus.
New environmental permit boosts STS’ operation in Malmö
Scandinavian Tank Storage (STS) has received an environmental permit giving the company the right to handle double its oil handling volume on the quays of Malmö’s oil port.
Honda – an old customer returns
Since spring this year Honda cars have been arriving by ship directly to the port in Malmö. Previously they arrived to CMP on lorries via Gothenburg.
Additional parking spaces in CMP’s area
Finnlines’ move to Norra hamnen (North Harbour), from Nyhamnen next to the Nyhamnsbassängen basin in Malmö will free up large areas of space. A part of this space will now be leased for use as a car park.
Bethel’s managing duo to retire
The couple who have been managing the Bethel seamen’s home and hotel for more than 21 years, Hanne and Jon Olsen, have decided to retire on 1 December 2011.
Strong interest in casino on DFDS Seaways’ Oslo route out of CMP
DFDS Seaways is expanding its entertainment offering on its mini cruise between CMP and Oslo with a new casino on board the Pearl Seaways.
Push Mail – a service for CMP’s cruise passengers
Enter your mobile phone number or e-mail address on CMP’s website and receive a text message or e-mail one day before your ship arrives. Easy and convenient.
Cruise ships to Malmö
On Thursday 30 June the cruise ship Deutschland will arrive in Malmö. Nearly 500 passengers, mainly Germans, have chosen Malmö as their destination.
Oil Port in Malmö receives its largest visitor to date
On Monday 4 July the Dalmacija sailed into Malmö’s Oil Port. Weighing in at 100,000 tonnes (dwt), 244 metres long and 42 metres wide, it was the largest vessel to visit the Oil Port to date.
The busiest day in the cruise season
CMP passed the test when six cruise ships arrived in Copenhagen for one-day visits.
120 historic sailing ships in Copenhagen Harbour
At Pentecost the quays and canals of Copenhagen will spring to life for an open house day with races and activities for children and adults.
First sugar import from Brazil
Nordic Sugar has received delivery of 23,000 tonnes of sugar, which was unloaded in CMP. The sugar came from Brazil and will be followed by more imported sugar from Africa.
Chinese granite for busy pedestrian street
More than 4,000 tonnes of granite from China are set to be delivered via CMP by November 2012. The granite will be used to create a completely new surface for the busy pedestrian street Købmagergade in central Copenhagen.
Two premiere departures from North Harbour on 16 May
Over the past two years CMP has been planning, building and preparing for its move to Malmö’s North Harbour, Norra Hamnen. On Monday 16 May the move will become a reality as Finnlines reroutes all its ferry services here.
New General Manager HR for CMP
Povl Røjkjær has been appointed General Manager HR at CMP.
CMP presents its annual report for 2010
CMP’s annual report for 2010 is published today.
CMP to host Port Finance International
CMP is set to host the Port Finance International Baltics conference on 6th and 7th April. The two-day conference attracts participants from around the world, with port financing and economics at the top of the agenda.
Good result despite weak demand
Despite generally weak demand, several of CMP’s business areas reported stronger results.
Twelve new cruise turnaround calls for CMP Copenhagen
The overall number of cruise calls in 2011 will reach a total of 368 (+20%) ships, bringing around 770,000 passengers (+17%) and 200,000 crew from 150 different countries. Well over half of all calls are turnarounds.
Nordö is moving to Norra Hamnen (Northern Harbour)
During spring 2011, Rederi AB Nordö-Link will be moving from Nyhamnen to Norra Hamnen. Check-in for all travellers travelling with or without transport will be at the new ferry terminal.
Ferries will soon be arriving in Norra Hamnen
CMP is now commencing its move to Norra Hamnen (Northern Harbour). The ferry traffic will be first to transfer, and in mid-May Finnlines’ RoPax ferries will start using the new terminals.
Green Feeder – a new name in feeder traffic at CMP
‘Nor Feeder’ is one of the many feeder ships to dock at Copenhagen Malmö Port’s container quay every week. From Hamburg, it calls at Copenhagen, Helsingborg and Århus before returning to Hamburg.
A million Toyotas have passed through the port
On Monday 31 January we celebrated the fact that one million Toyota cars have passed through CMP.
New silo to become shimmering blue landmark
Cementa’s new landmark in Malmö will shine blue at the top.
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