Aqualiner orders four waterbuses

Aqualiner has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards for four waterbuses to provide public transport services in the Belgian city of Antwerp, as part of a wider transportation programme also including land-based public transport services and road improvement schemes.

Turkish Coast Guard Command accepts new S&R vessel

As part of an agreement between the European Union and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), Damen Shipyards has delivered two search and rescue vessels to the Turkish Coast Guard. The two vessels – the first to be delivered in what is a six-vessel contract – will be mobilised in refugee and migrant rescue operations.

Progress in achieving sustainable fisheries in the EU

The European Commission (EC) has launched its annual consultation on setting fishing opportunities for 2018, accompanied by a communication which, besides setting the traditional principles underpinning the EC's proposal for Atlantic and North Sea fish quotas (TACs) in 2018, gives an overview on the progress made towards the achievement of the Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) objectives.

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