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Monday 03. September 2012

OPDR opens regional office in Spain

OPDR IBERIA became officially operational as from 1st September 2012

The newly created and first 100% owned OPDR entity in Spain is operational as from today.[more]

Friday 27. July 2012

OPDR to start new direct calls

Starting 31st of July, Short Sea Shipping & Logistics provider Oldenburg-Portugiesische Dampfschiffs-Rhederei (OPDR) will introduce new direct calls between Hamburg and Casablanca as well as between Lisbon and Hamburg. Furthermore, there will be new direct links between Morocco and the Iberian...[more]

Thursday 19. July 2012

OPDR expands 45’ HC PW fleet!

45' Container

In response to increased Customer demand caused by a lack of reliable road transport solutions, OPDR will further strengthen its Short Sea Shipping activities by adding more 45’ HC PW containers to its existing fleet. [more]

Monday 02. July 2012

John Nielsen assumes sole responsibility as Managing Director of OPDR CANARIAS

John Nielsen

Effective 1st of July 2012, John Nielsen has assumed the position of Managing Director of the Con/Ro shipping company OPDR CANARIAS as successor to Claus Peter Claussen who retired at the end of June 2012.[more]

Thursday 07. June 2012

OPDR vessels given prolonged class

OPDR Las Palmas at Norderwerft Hamburg

Classification society Germanischer Lloyd recently prolonged the class of the sister vessels OPDR Cadiz, OPDR Las Palmas and OPDR Tenerife.[more]

Thursday 12. April 2012

OPDR increases presence in the Baltic Sea region

Trade map of Baltic Sea Service

OPDR has extended its Baltic Sea Service (BALT) through the formation of new strategic alliances in Scandinavia, the Baltics and Russia. The new BALT Service is specifically designed to ensure a cohesive connection to all other OPDR services and provides both higher frequency and reduced transit...[more]

Friday 30. March 2012

Change of terminal in Las Palmas on OPDR CISS Service

Port of La Luz

The OPDR vessels of the OPDR CISS Service will be operated as from the 2nd of April at the terminal La Luz in Las Palmas.[more]

Wednesday 14. March 2012

Adjustment of Terminal Handling Charges

Terminal Handling costs increased

Due to ongoing increases of 3rd party costs OPDR is forced to adjust the Terminal Handling Charges in various European ports.[more]

Monday 05. March 2012

OPDR revamps its Portugal, Canary Islands and Spain Services

OPDR Network

As part of its ongoing growth strategy and effective 7th March 2012, the Short Sea Shipping & Logistics Provider OPDR will revamp its Portugal, Canary Islands and Spanish mainland services. [more]

Wednesday 18. January 2012


OPDR Germany GmbH is OPDR's new Regional Office for the German market

OPDR Germany, the new Regional Office for the German market, is fully operational as from today.[more]


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