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Oil related traffic increasing at Lerwick Harbour

26th October, 2011

Oil-related activity at Lerwick Harbour is showing a significant increase this year, with arrivals of offshore industry vessels, their tonnage and cargo handled all up by more than half in the first nine months compared with the same period in 2010.

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Statsraad Lehmkuhl - 75th arrival at Lerwick Harbour

14th September, 2011

Lerwick Port Authority marked 75 calls of the magnificent tall ship Statsraad Lehmkuhl to Lerwick with a presentation onboard during a call at the end of the 2011 season.

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Season ends with record number of cruise ships at Lerwick

12th September, 2011

Outlook already positive for 2012

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Deep Water Infrastructure

9th September, 2011

Lerwick Port Authority’s latest Bulletin on deep-water infrastrucure in the port is now available.

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Sailing home - Shetland Captain cruises into home port!

22nd August, 2011

From the high seas to home port – that’s the special voyage made over the weekend by Shetland-raised Staff Captain, Magnus Davidson, when the cruise ship Azamara Journey sailed into Lerwick Harbour on Sunday.

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25 years service – Stephen Breivik

17th August, 2011

On reaching the milestone of 25 years service with Lerwick Port Authority, boatman Stephen Breivik is pictured receiving a presentation from the Chairman of the Authority.

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Tall Ships Photo Gallery

9th August, 2011

An opportunity to view images from The Tall Ships Races visit to Lerwick.

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Busy half-year at Lerwick Harbour

3rd August, 2011

Increases in activity across sectors

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Tall Ships departure postponed for 24 hours

23rd July, 2011

The departure of the Tall Ships fleet which was scheduled for Sunday 24 July has been postponed for 24 hours.

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Appointment of Chairman to Lerwick Port Authority

19th July, 2011

Harry Jamieson is the new Chairman of Lerwick Port Authority.

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Marvellous sight as first Tall Ships arrive in Lerwick

19th July, 2011

Norwegian Class B Tall Ship, Auno, is first of 56 ships to dock

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Floating assistance to Tall Ships week at Lerwick

18th July, 2011

A number of temporary pontoons are being made available to assist with berthing visiting yachts during the Tall Ships Races at Lerwick.

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Lerwick Harbour expanding deep-water infrastructure

28th June, 2011

Offshore industry and others to benefit from reclamation and construction.

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Largest cruise ships yet at Lerwick

21st June, 2011

Costa Pacifica has sailed into the record books at Lerwick, with the 114,500 gross tonnes vessel becoming the largest cruise ship yet to visit the Shetland port, just four days after the 113,651 gross tonnes Crown Princess broke the previous record

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Lerwick ahoy for international yachting crews!

7th June, 2011

More than 80 yachts and hundreds of crew will sail into Lerwick Harbour later this month when three international events converge on the Shetland port for the high point of the islands’ yachting season.

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Appointment of Board Members to Lerwick Port Authority

1st June, 2011

Three Members of Lerwick Port Authority have been re-appointed to the Board of the Authority

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All on board for celebrations at Lerwick Boating Club

15th May, 2011

A joint press release issued by Lerwick Port Authority and Lerwick Boating Club

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Positive outlook at Lerwick Harbour

12th May, 2011

First quarter increase in passenger traffic points to busy year

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Public Notice: Fishing Gear and Nets

4th May, 2011

Public notice issued by Lerwick Port Authority regarding Fishing Gear and Nets.

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First cruise ship of record season for Lerwick

3rd May, 2011

Busy summer for Shetland port

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All aboard as young Shetlanders set sail with The Tall Ships Races 2011

20th April, 2011

42 young people selected to take part in fantastic sea voyage.

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25 years service - Charles Smith

25th March, 2011

Having recently completed 25 years service with Lerwick Port Authority, harbour pilot Charles Smith is pictured being congratulated by the Chairman of the Authority.

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Shetland Islands attracting larger cruise vessels

15th February, 2011

Another record year in prospect for Lerwick Harbour

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Positive outlook at Lerwick Harbour following busier year

2nd February, 2011

The outlook for activity at Lerwick Harbour in 2011 is positive, following a better-than-expected performance last year, with increased traffic across several key sectors.

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