Press Releases


Digitest D-Tech-Base / Graphik: PORT OF KIEL

Frontrunner in the digitalisation of RoRo terminals

Test fields for the new terminal communication and traffic control.

Environmental Report / Foto: Tom Körber

Three-stage plan concretises the port's BLUE PORT concept    

The PORT OF KIEL already avoided more than 6,200 tonnes of CO2.

Terminal 28 / Photo: PORT OF KIEL

High architectural quality: Terminal 28 at Ostseekai

With the award, Kiel is setting a strong signal for building culture in the city.

6.5 hectare area acquired / Photo: PORT OF KIEL

Coal fired power plant is sold

The PORT OF KIEL acquired a 6.5 hectare area of the former power plant

Landstromanlage am Ostseekai / Foto: Markus Bollen

Façade illumination makes climate-neutral ship supply visible

The lighting visualises the function of the on-shore power system, the climate-neutral supply of electricity to ships.

Intermodal cargo handling / Foto: PORT OF KIEL

Seaport of Kiel gets connection via Hanover Lehrte to Verona

Via the MegaHub Lehrte, five new train pairs run weekly from Kiel in Alpine transit to Verona.

"AIDAluna" in Kiel / Foto: PORT OF KIEL

Eleven visits by six cruise vessels during Kieler Woche

The focus of the world's largest sailing event this year is on sailing and the waterside programme.

"Fjordnes" arrives in Kiel / Foto: Stephen Gergs

New heavy-lift bulk carrier in operation for Mibau Stema

Mibau handles about 600,000 pieces of chippings at the norhtern pier in Kiel Wik every year.

Photovoltaik at Ostseekai / Foto: PORT OF KIEL

Photovoltaic system installed at the cruise terminal

The PORT OF KIEL is increasing its own production of climate-friendly solar energy.

RoRo-cargo handling in Kiel / Foto: PORT OF KIEL

Cargo handling increased by 8.25 % in the first half of the year

Ferry traffic grew disproportionately and even achieved an increase of 12.7 percent.

Shore power connection in Kiel / Foto PORT OF KIEL

Important step on the way to climate neutrality in port

On-shore power plant with 16 megawatts of output can supply two ships in parallel.

AIDAsol at Ostseekai in Kiel / Foto PORT OF KIEL

"AIDAsol" and "Mein Schiff 1" depart from Ostseekai

Maritime tourism is of great regional economic importance and brings back a piece of freedom to the people.

RoRo-Freighters in Kiel / Foto: PORT OF KIEL

Normalisation in passenger traffic expected for late spring / summer

A total of 6.92 million tons of cargo has been transhipped in the port of Kiel. This represents only a slight decrease of 1.2 %.

LED Facade / Foto: PORT OF KIEL

Stena Line ferries will be supplied with eco-power in Kiel

With this LED-façade the PORT OF KIEL has literally created a little highlight in the City of Kiel.

Daniel Günther / Foto: PORT OF KIEL

Minister-President hands over grant notice for 5.44 million Euros

The PORT OF KIEL has redesigned the port apron in Ostuferhafen, which is the freight and logistics centre on the Fjord.