U.N. Ro-Ro Sold to Turkish Buyers

first_imgU.N. Ro-Ro, bought by KKR in 2007, has experienced business growth in both sales and number of sailings, according to its latest data records.The ferry business covers a strategically important route in the Mediterranean, linking Turkey with Trieste, Italy, on the northern Adriatic and the southern French port of Toulon, allowing truck drivers to cut time and money by circumventing the mountainous Balkan region.The acquisition deal is subject to antitrust clearance from the Ankara-based competition board, according to the sources close to the matter.World Maritime News Staff, August 6, 2014 zoom Turkish private-equity firms Esas Holding AS and Actera Partners LP agreed to buy the local ferry business U.N. Ro-Ro from KKR & Co, after Danish ferry operator DFDS group pulled out from the bidding race.last_img read more

Thesis defences — Dec 17 to 21

The following is a list of thesis defences taking place at Brock from Dec. 17 to 21.All are open for the University community to attend.Child and Youth Studies MA thesis defence The examination committee includes Maureen Connolly, Chair; Leanne Taylor, External Examiner (Associate Professor, Brock University); Anthony Volk, Supervisor; Shauna Pomerantz, Graduate Program Director; Christine Tardif-Williams, Committee Member and Tom O’Neill, Committee Member. Child and Youth Studies MA student Maninder Sodhi will defend the thesis “Parenting Challenges and Adaptive Strategies: A Qualitative Analysis of Asian Indian Immigrant Families in Canada” on Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 10 a.m. in Cairns 336. read more

WHAT A MATCH Lions with 7 to Barca

← Previous Story EHF CUP: HCM Constanta close to F4 in Berlin! Next Story → HAND OF GOD: What do you think you’re doing, Uwe? What a spectacular match in Mannheim SAP Arena! Rhein Neckar Lowen celebrate important victory over FC Barcelona 38:31 (22:14) in the first match of the VELUX EHF CL TOP 8 in front of 13.200 home fans! What we have seen in the first 45 mnutes by home squad led by Niklas Landin (16 saves) and Uwe Gensheimer (14 goals) was something from another dimension, some piece of handball future. Unbeliavable rhytm, great saves, spectacular goals, everything was packed in the team of Gudmundur Gudmundson, which had the highest advantage +11 – 30:19 in 39th minute, when Barca was on their knees, but they couldn’t finished on the same level.Arpad Sterbik saved Barca tonight. Spanish goalkeeper saved a few shots, stopped Gensheimer and buid self-confidence of Barca’s defense. At the end, Spanish squad left the court with -7…Uwe Gensheimer scored 14 goals from 17 shots for the winners, while Kiril Lazarov scored 10 for Barca… Rhein Neckar Lowen – FC Barcelona 38:31 (22:14)RNL: Gensheimer 14(3)/17, Myrhol 6/7, Schmidt 2/4, Peterson 3/6,Groetzki 5/5, Landin 16 saves, Gorbok 1/2, Du Rietz 6/7, Guardiola 1/1FCB: Lazarov 10(7)/13, Noddesbo 3, Tomas 1/4, Rutenka 2/7, Entrerios 4/6, Karabatic 4/7, Sarmiento 3/4, Juanin 2/5, Gurbindo 1/2, Sterbik 7 saves, Saric two saves read more