Northwest Competence: Growing demand for ISO certifications

Northwest Competence, member of the German EMS-Fehn-Group, has restructured itself internally in order to meet an increasing demand for ISO certifications and other services. At the same time, the company has given itself a new name. Founded in 2009, it was originally called Northwest Crewing. In the beginning, the team focussed on recruiting qualified seafarers […]

GALA brings first windmill for Albania

German Albanian Logistics Agency (GALA) organized the transport of the first windmill for Albania. Friday last week, the „Northern Rock“ arrived at the port of Durres/Albania with a Nordex windmill on board, which had been loaded in Vlissingen/Netherlands. „We are very proud to be part of this historic event“, says Fation Dervishi, managing director of […]

EMS-Fehn-Group signs “Neptune Declaration”

German EMS-Fehn-Group, a supplier of comprehensive logistics solutions, has joined the international initiative to quickly resolve the worldwide crew change crisis by signing the „Neptune Declaration on Seafarer Wellbeing and Crew Change.“ Since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, hundreds of thousands of seafarers have been stranded aboard vessels around the globe. With no chance […]

EMS-Fehn-Group selected by U.S. Navy in Europe

German EMS-Fehn-Group company EMS Shipping & Trading has been awarded as Global Husbandry Service Provider for U.S. Naval Forces Europe/Africa – U.S. 6th Fleet. The Performance Period started on 1 October 2020. After a 5-year base period follows a 5-year option period. The total value of the multiple awardee contract is 282,000,000 USD. „We are […]

EFG Scandinavia orders third giant crane to Sweden

Norwegian heavy lift and crane solutions specialist EFG Scandinavia defies the Covid-19 slump and gears up in Sweden. The member of the German EMS-Fehn-Group will contribute to yet another wind farm project in the Markbygden area. Accordingly, EFG Scandinavia will now have three gigantic cranes of the CC3800 type up north. „We are proud of […]

EMS Chartering opens branch office in St. Petersburg

German logistics company EMS Chartering continues to grow: It has opened a branch office in St. Petersburg. Since the beginning of June, Senior Representative/Chartering Manager Alexey Yemtsov takes care of the market in Eastern Europe. EMS Chartering specialises in sea transports (breakbulk) and can rely, among other things, on its own fleet. In addition, the […]

NORTHWEST CREWING expands portfolio

Northwest Crewing (NWC) is expanding its expertise as a consultant for quality, environmental and occupational safety management systems. The most recent success is the certification according to the Dutch standard NEN „Safety Culture Ladder (SCL)“. From May 1st, Northwest Crewing can advise and support its customers in addition to ISO 9001, 14001 and 45001 with […]

Cooperation between EMS APO and University of Durres

Today EMS Albanian Port Operator and the Faculty of Professional Sciences of the University of Durres signed a cooperation agreement. The agreement provides internships for students at EMS APO, experience exchange, common activities, curricula expertise in the field of logistics, terminal operations management.