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Great auks and seal-headed men: a window into ice age Provence

The Observer 03 Jul 2022
The port in Marseille, where the new replica is sited, has always had a somewhat colourful reputation, with its crooks, chancers and poissonières (fishwives) famous for greeting customers with fruity sales pitches.

Med Hubs: Marseille’s tech aspirations

Splash24/7 01 Jul 2022
In our ongoing series of Mediterranean port city profiles, today we look at Marseille’s impressive maritime start-up scene ... Another notable developer of maritime solutions is the French Smart Port in Med platform, created by the regional government, the port, the local chamber of commerce and Aix Marseille University.

CMA CGM and ENGIE to Invest in First Large-Scale Biomethane Plant

The Maritime Executive 01 Jul 2022
CMA CGM said it plans to co-invest in the “Salamander project,” planned for a location in the Port of Le Harve ... Production could begin as early as 2026 ... At the time, they said, an initial project to produce liquefied biomethane (BioLNG) for shipping had already been launched at the Port of Marseille ... ....

Med Hubs: Marseille port looks north

Splash24/7 30 Jun 2022
The Grand Port Maritime de Marseille-Fos bounced back in very solid fashion last year – it now wants to take cargo away from some of the big names up north ... As befits a top global port in the 2020s, Marseille-Fos is helping lead the way when it comes to shipping’s transition to alternative fuels.

Med Hubs: Marseille in the spotlight

Splash24/7 29 Jun 2022
Historically, the economy of Marseille was dominated by its role as a port of the French Empire, linking the North African colonies of Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia with Metropolitan France. The economy of Marseille and its region is still linked to its commercial port, the first French port and the fifth European port by cargo tonnage.

Owen Doyle: Champions Cup about to get a lot tougher for Irish teams

The Irish Times 27 Jun 2022
Also, some supporters will undoubtedly relish the thought of watching new entrants in the Champions Cup and feel that it will freshen things up, although it certainly didn’t seem that this year needed any freshening-up whatsoever, with over 100,000 attending finals weekend in Marseille.

Vicente Boluda Fos Awarded with medal of Knight of the Legion of Honor

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2022
Boluda France currently operates in the French ports of Marseille-Fos, Marseille, Dunkerque, Le Havre, Brest, Nantes Saint-Nazaire, La Rochelle; in the French overseas territories of Réunion and Mayotte, as well as in the West African ports of Tangier (Morocco), Dakar ...

Disabled Boxship MSC Rachele Towed to Port After Explosion and Fire

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2022
The disabled MSC containership MSC Rachele that suffered an engine room explosion and fire yesterday in the Mediterranean has been successfully towed to the port of Fos-sur-Mer, in southern France ... The team confirmed that it was safe to tow the vessel and MSC hired commercial tugs from the port of Marseille to rescue the ship.

France’s music street parties back in full force after two years of Covid

The News International 22 Jun 2022
Musicians have free reign every year on June 21 in France, taking over bars, street corners and rooftops, while landmarks from the Eiffel Tower to the old port in Marseilles to ...

Medevac for Three Crew After Explosion on MSC Containership

The Maritime Executive 21 Jun 2022
The MSC Rachele a 17-year-old containership registered in Panama was sailing between Naples and the port of Fos Sur Mer near Marseille when a fire broke out in the engine room of the vessel ... MSC has hired a commercial tug which is being sent to the vessel and the plan is to tow the containership to Marseille.

Macron battles French left in tight parliament election

The Jordan Times 20 Jun 2022
PARISFrench President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday faced a challenge from a newly formed left-wing alliance in parliamentary elections that could see his centrist coalition lose its overall majority ... Macron cast his ballot in northern seaside town Le Touquet alongside his wife Brigitte, while Melenchon voted in Mediterranean port city of Marseille.

Emmanuel Macron battles French left in tight parliament electionNew left-wing coalition NUPES is hoping to ...

Deccan Herald 19 Jun 2022
Projections from polling firms suggest his "Together" coalition is on course to be the biggest party in the next National Assembly, but possibly short of the 289 seats needed for a majority ... Macron cast his ballot in northern seaside town Le Touquet alongside his wife Brigitte, while Melenchon voted in Mediterranean port city of Marseille ... Sign Up.

Europe wilts under early heatwave from Mediterranean to North Sea

Gulf News 17 Jun 2022
Berlin. A blanket of hot air stretching from the Mediterranean to the North Sea is bringing much of Western Europe its first heatwave of the summer, with temperatures forecast Friday to top 30 degrees Celsius from London to Paris ... A restaurant server rested under a lonely tree as the heat baked the port city of Marseille in southern France ... AP ... AP ... .

Europe wilts under early heat wave from Med to North Sea

Wtop 17 Jun 2022
Experts said the unusually early heat wave was a sign of what’s to come as global warming continues, moving up in the calendar the extreme temperatures that Europe would previously have seen only in July and August ... A restaurant server rested under a lonely tree as the heat baked the port city of Marseille in southern France ... ___ ... ___ ... Source .

ABB’s shore-to-ship solution in southern France to use two-hour lithium-ion battery

Energy Storage News 15 Jun 2022
The port of Toulon, south France ... The Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region is embarking on a ‘zero-smoke stopover’ programme to electrify the ports of Toulon, Marseille and Nice, the three largest cities of the region, to enable emission-free stays for vessels.

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