New container quayside to provide double the capacity at Port of Gävle.
During week 22 mt Palawan Star will call at the Port of Gävle. The ship is among the largest that has visited the port. 73 796 t dw, length 229 m and width 32 m. The nearest port of call was Ust Luuga and she carries, amongst other products, jet fuel.
Byggmax establishes a warehouse in the Port of Gävle for distribution to its 55 Swedish stores – from the north and down to Norrköping in the south. This means shipping service from Poland and Holland.
The Port of Gävle has switched to a completely fossile-free vehicle fleet. All official cars used by the employees have now been changed to four electric cars and one that primarily runs on biogas.
In a near future, heavy trucks can charge electricity on the go. An two-kilometer test road is presently built close to Gävle.