A port in any storm
Warrenpoint Port is Northern Irelands second commercial port, handling over three million tonnes of cargo annually. We caught up with Warrenport Harbour Authority CEO Peter Conway to find out more about the success of this vital gateway to the UK and Europe.

Overseas Heavy Transport Ship Albatross moves to Port of Corks Ringaskiddy Deepwater Berth
Three new, ship-to-shore container cranes manufactured in Ireland by Liebherr and assembled in Cork Harbour are scheduled for delivery to Crowley Puerto Rico Services Isla Grande Terminal in San Juan later this month.

GateHouse Launches Cloud for Live Tracking of Loads at Sea
Data unifier and aggregator GateHouse Logistics announced that it has launched a new cloud service to provide valuable real-time tracking of loads port-to-port.

Stena Line hits half a million freight units in Belfast
Leading ferry company Stena Line has posted a record year for freight traffic volumes on its Belfast Harbour routes in 2016. For the first time in its history, Stena Line has carried over 500,000 freight units through Belfast Harbour.

9.2 million tonnes of trade handled through Port of Cork in 2016
Total traffic through the Port of Cork reached 9.2 million tonnes in 2016, a slight decrease compared to 2015 traffic.

Dublin Port opens up Port Centre to the City with new Public Realm
Dublin Port has announced details of a new project to soften its boundaries to the City and provide public realm at Port Centre for the first time in 35 years.

Port of Cork opens new automated Gate Operating System at Tivoli Container Terminal
The Port of Cork Company (POCC) has announced the recent introduction of a new €750,000 automated gate operating system for its Tivoli Container Terminal.

Stena Line to add extra North Sea freight capacity on Rotterdam to Killingholme route
In response to demand on the routes from Rotterdam (Europoort and Hoek van Holland) to Killingholme, Stena Line is to add additional capacity by introducing a second ship from Europoort to Killingholme.

11 Million Tonnes of Trade Flowed through Ports of Cork and Bantry in 2015
2015 was a very good year for the Port of Cork and subsidiaries.

Stena signs contract for four new RoPax ferries
Stena has signed a contract, subject to Board approval by the end of April, for an order of four new RoPax ferries with planned delivery during 2019 and 2020, with an option for another four vessels.

Arkil Ltds ship comes in - to Dingle Harbour
The TV cameras were in Dingle Harbour recently to witness the biggest ship ever to dock in the pier.

Harland and Wolff secures £4m Stena Line contract
Stena Line has continued its tradition of supporting the local maritime industry by placing a £4.4m contract with Harland and Wolff for the refit of its Irish Sea ferry fleet.

Belfast key to Stena Line success
Twenty years on from setting up its ferry services in Belfast, Stena Line is set to make 2015 its busiest year to date for car and freight numbers.

Stena Explorer Makes Final Journey on Irish Sea
Stena Lines HSS vessel, the Stena Explorer, which operated on the Holyhead - Dun Laoghaire route between 1996 - 2014, is about to make her last journey on the Irish Sea as she makes her way to new owners and based in Turkey.

Derry Bros Shipping Updated Website Goes Live
A new and improved website has just gone live for Derry Bros Shipping.

Stena Line a sponsor of Irvinestown Truck Festival 2015 to help raise vital funds
Stena Line Freight is on board once again with Marie Curie Cancer Care in Northern Ireland as a sponsor of the Irvinestown Truck Festival 2015 which takes place on Sunday July19.

Stena Line invests £6m in fleet upgrade work
Stena Line is due to complete a £6m refit investment programme of its Irish Sea North ferry fleet when the Stena Precision finishes its upgrade at Belfasts Harland & Wolff shipyard over the Easter period.

Stena Line launched new Superfast ferry at Dublin Port
Stena Line officially launched a new ferry on its Dublin-Holyhead route at Dublin Port today.

Excitement builds as Stena Superfast X arrival draws near
The Stena Superfast X ferry, which is due to make its debut sailing from Holyhead to Dublin Port next week, has left the Polish shipyard in Gdynia where staff have been working around the clock to ensure that the vessel is ready for its eagerly awaited launch.

Stena Line consolidates ferry services into Dublin Port
Stena Line today announced a consolidation of its services from Holyhead to Dublin Port.

Port of Cork and Bantry Bay Port reports 10m tonnes of trade traffic in 2014
Total traffic through the Port of Cork and Bantry Bay Port Company in 2014 reached a total of 10.1 million tonnes.

Unique district heating connection to Stena Danica launched
Earlier this month, Stena Line, the City of Gothenburg and Göteborg Energi inaugurated the connection of the district heating network to the Stena Line ship, Stena Danica.

Stena celebrates first anniversary of Stena Hibernia
Stena Line is celebrating the first anniversary of the Stena Hibernia on its Liverpool (Birkenhead) to Belfast route and one year on, the service continues to deliver a strong performance which has helped the leading ferry company increase its freight traffic.

New sulphur regulations force changes at Stena Line
The new sulphur directive for shipping traffic within the North European SECA area, which comes into force on 1 January 2015, is due to have a significant economic impact on Stena Lines business.

Port of Cork Turnover Increases by Over 6% in 2013
2013 proved a good year for the Port of Cork, who today reported an increase in traffic volumes from 9.05 million tonnes in 2012 to 9.12 million tonnes in 2013.

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