News

New vehicles for cargo handling in Hull

8/12/2019 News
During the summer our terminal in Hull has expanded their equipment fleet with another two reach stackers, and continue to grow steadily in both capacity and efficiency

Kiel Canal - traffic situation / update for Kiel-Holtenau

8/12/2019 Information
The Kiel Canal authorities advises a closing of the big northern lock chamber at Kiel - Holtenau due to maintenance between August 5th and September 27th. This closing may cause delays in our liner traffic.

MV ODIN technical failure

8/2/2019 News
A technical malfunction on mv Odin's gearbox leaves her temporarily out of the liner service going forward. During her repair we recommend you to follow our vessel schedule for replacements and updates.

New depart time for Alrek due to technical problem

7/15/2019 News
Our fleets' m/v Alrek departs Amsterdam later than planned and leaves port later this night

Happy Midsummer!

6/20/2019 Information
Thor Shipping & Transport wants to wish all of our customers, suppliers and other loved ones a fantastic Midsummer! Our liner traffic runs as usual, but with a tad more summer feeling! Enjoy your weekend!

Name ceremony in Oskarshamn

6/5/2019 News
Thor Shipping & Transport Oskarshamn are officially inaugurated after ceremony with clients and partners

ABP keep investing in the future of TST UK

6/5/2019 Press release
Earlier this year ABP and Thor Shipping & Transport UK agreed on a new 10-year contract, which has lead to the investment of a new hybrid crane in the port of Hull

Kiel Canal traffic situation

5/20/2019 News
A high work-load in the Kiel Canal causes wait for entering vessels

Askala Shipping becomes Thor Shipping & Transport

4/1/2019 News
We welcome Thor Shipping & Transport Oskarshamn to our operations!

Brexit postponed

3/22/2019 News
The EU leaders approved Great Britain's request to postpone Brexit during yesterday's gathering, meaning Britain awaits another parliment vote next week

Severe weather in the North Sea delays our liner traffic

3/21/2019 News
Hard winds and rough conditions in the North Sea this past week has caused delays with our liner traffic

Brexit around the corner

3/20/2019 Information
The planned Brexit date is closing in on us, so we gathered some information which might be worth knowing as an import or export actor!

Port strike cancelled

3/6/2019 News
The planned strike which was supposed to start by midnight yesterday, is cancelled. Hamnarbetarförbundet agreed to the terms suggested by the Swedish Ports, and the conflict is now over.

Full strike announced in all Swedish ports

2/27/2019 News
Hamnarbetarförbundet decides on full strike actions in Swedish ports, starting on March 6th

Situational strikes wanders into March

2/22/2019 News
The conflict between Swedish Ports and the union organization Hamnarbetarförbundet continues to leave traces in ports around Sweden. TST's organization and operations are still without direct affect.

Lockouts cancelled while strike continues

2/18/2019 News
On February 16th, the employer Svenska Hamnar announced they have cancelled all planned lockouts in Swedish ports, at the same time as Hamnarbetarförbundet schedules for another strike on February 27th

UPDATED: New strikes and lockouts announced

2/7/2019 News
The conflict on union agreements in Swedish ports continues. Ten ports have been notified on further strikes and lockouts, which are scheduled to start on February 17th. TST's traffic and operations remains unaffected.

Extended port strike in Sweden

1/29/2019 News
The on-going conflict between Hamnarbetarförbundet and Sveriges Hamnar is extended with more strikes and lockouts. TST's situation maintain unaltered

Mälarhamnar, Södertälje- and Oxelösund Port not included in Swedish strike

1/22/2019 News
Thor Shipping & Transport is not directly affected by the strike among dockers in Sweden

We are prepared for Brexit

1/10/2019 News
TST started their preparations for Brexit in 2016 and will be able to operate normally even after March 29th