The Gothenburg City Council has earmarked SEK1.2b (ca. €120m) for deepening the Port of Gothenburg's fairway, a sum matched by the Swedish Transport Administration, meaning that the project can now kick off.
The ro-pax, hailed as the world's most eco-friendly ferry, has been floated out by its shipbuilder, Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC), which will now move onto the equipment assembly and interior work parts of the project.
The Seattle-based company is readying to launch its e-commerce business in Sweden and will do so through a 15k m2-big warehouse located in the Eskilstuna Logistics Park and which will be managed by Kuehne + Nagel.
SilverRail, Snälltåget, and Airmee will use SEK100k granted by Vinnova, a research & development company set up by the Swedish government, to investigate the feasibility of introducing a rail service that combines cargo and passenger transportation between Stockholm and Malmö.