Cooperation agreement between Eimskip and Royal Arctic line approved by the Icelandic Competition Authority

Cooperation agreement between Eimskip and Royal Arctic line approved by the Icelandic Competition Authority

The Icelandic Competition Authority Wednesday approved exemption for the cooperation between Eimskip and Royal Arctic Line A/S, the national carrier of Greenland. The cooperation is subject to certain conditions …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Havyard wins contract in new segment

Havyard wins contract in new segment

Havyard Design & Solutions will be delivering the design for two new cargo vessels for Royal Arctic Line A/S. The vessels will be carrying temperature-regulated containers and general cargo and will be an important …
Jul 9, 2018 /  Vessels
Erik Thun: New cement carrier ordered from Ferus Smit Shipyard to join JT Cement fleet

Erik Thun: New cement carrier ordered from Ferus Smit Shipyard to join JT Cement fleet

Nova Algoma Cement Carriers Limited has acquired a 25% ownership interest in JT Cement AS from KGJ Cement Holdings and will join the joint venture JTC AS which owns a fleet of seven smaller specialized pneumatic cement …
Jun 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Icebreaker Otso back from Greenland

Icebreaker Otso back from Greenland

Arctia’s icebreaker Otso arrived in Rauma, Finland, from its mission in Greenland earlier this week (Sept 27, 2016). IB Otso assisted in seismic studies northeast of Greenland, where it departed from …
Sep 29, 2016 /  Vessels
General cargo ship Angaju Ittuk collided with iceberg off Greenland

General cargo ship Angaju Ittuk collided with iceberg off Greenland

The general cargo ship Angaju Ittuk collided with drifting iceberg on several nautical miles in Labrador Sea off Nanortalik, southern tip of Greenland.   The vessel was on coastal voyage in Greenland waters, but …
Jul 13, 2016 /  Accidents
Germany's Port of Rostock completes its first LNG bunkering

Germany's Port of Rostock completes its first LNG bunkering

Germany’s Port of Rostock has completed the first LNG bunker-supply operation in the southern Baltic region after Gazprom Export subsidiary Gazprom Germania loaded fuel on board the cement carrier …
Mar 16, 2016 /  Curious
Video: Cement tanker Greenland christened and successfully launched at Ferus Smit shipyard, Westerbroek, NL.

Video: Cement tanker Greenland christened and successfully launched at Ferus Smit shipyard, Westerbroek, NL.

The LNG-powered cement tanker Greenland was christened and launched on Saturday 31 October, at a ceremony hosted by Dutch shipbuilder Ferus Smit. Image: ferus-smit.nl The christening ceremony was performed by Ase …
Nov 3, 2015 /  Vessels
World’s first LNG-powered dry cargo vessel ready for launch

World’s first LNG-powered dry cargo vessel ready for launch

On Saturday 31 st October at 11:00 local time, M/V Greenland bn 423 will be launched at the Ferus Smit Westerbroek Yard. M/V Greenland is a dedicated cement carrier built for the joint venture JT cement, in …
Sep 30, 2015 /  Vessels
Aarsleff strikes agreement to build new container terminal in Nuuk

Aarsleff strikes agreement to build new container terminal in Nuuk

Aarsleff has managed to strike an agreement with Sikuki Nuuk Harbor A/S in regard to the establishment of a new container terminal in Nuuk, Greenland. The first phase of the project will involve initial …
Feb 4, 2015 /  Curious