Royal Niestern Sander Shipyard awarded contract by Wagenborg for the construction of a sister vessel of the Egbert Wagenborg

Royal Niestern Sander Shipyard awarded contract by Wagenborg for the construction of a sister vessel of the Egbert Wagenborg

On March 14th 2019 shipyard Royal Niestern Sander announced that it had received an order from Wagenborg for the construction of a sister vessel of the Egbert Wagenborg. The yard will soon start the construction of the …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Fugro strengthens integrated UXO services for offshore renewables in Europe

Fugro strengthens integrated UXO services for offshore renewables in Europe

Fugro is further strengthening its leading position as an unexploded ordnance (UXO) service provider with a recent multimillion-Euro contract award from TenneT. The Geo-data specialist is now set to commence integrated …
Mar 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Glomar Offshore expands fleet with two Bourbon vessels

Glomar Offshore expands fleet with two Bourbon vessels

Glomar Offshore announced yesterday (Mar 07) the purchase of the 2008 built Bourbon Arethuse and the 2009 built Bourbon Amilcar Subsea Support vessels, which are to be renamed Glomar Worker and Glomar Supporter, …
Mar 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Walsh & Sons selects Damen Multi Cat for long-term goals

Walsh & Sons selects Damen Multi Cat for long-term goals

UK-based construction services provider S. Walsh & Sons has ordered a Multi Cat 1908 from Damen Shipyards Group. After finalising a number of modifications, Damen will deliver the 19-metre long vessel ten weeks after …
Feb 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Meriaura fleet expands with a deck cargo vessel and two multipurpose vessels

Meriaura fleet expands with a deck cargo vessel and two multipurpose vessels

Meriaura has signed five new time charter agreements. A deck cargo carrier, two multipurpose-heavy lift dry cargo vessels and two traditional dry bulk carriers are joining Meriaura fleet. M/S Enough Talk is a deck cargo …
Jan 28, 2019 /  Vessels
ABS Marks Two-Year Safety Milestone

ABS Marks Two-Year Safety Milestone

Industry Leading Safety Performance Continues with No Lost Time Incidents during 2017 and 2018 ABS has recorded zero lost time work-related incidents for the second year in a row. The Lost Time Incident Rate (LTIR) has …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Baltimore receives $2.4 million from EPA to help promote clean air

Port of Baltimore receives $2.4 million from EPA to help promote clean air

Funding Will Go Towards Replacement of Dray Trucks, Cargo-Handling Equipment and Repowering of Marine Engines The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore was awarded $2.4 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Finance
Boskalis Ndurance’ cable trencher successfully tested at Alexiahaven

Boskalis Ndurance’ cable trencher successfully tested at Alexiahaven

The cable laying/multi-purpose vessel Ndurance of Boskalis performed a number of trials at Alexiahaven, Maasvlakte 2. The diesel-electric vessel Ndurance is a multipurpose vessel, it can be outfitted for cable laying or …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Army Corps Crews Begin Dredging Six Baltimore Harbor Channels

Army Corps Crews Begin Dredging Six Baltimore Harbor Channels

Crews will begin removing approximately 2 million cubic yards of material this week from shipping channels leading to the Port of Baltimore as part of a contract managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Baltimore awarded $6.6 million in federal funding to develop second deep berth for supersized ships

Port of Baltimore awarded $6.6 million in federal funding to develop second deep berth for supersized ships

State and Ports America Chesapeake Funding Will Also Contribute To Allow Port to Accommodate Two Large Ships Simultaneously Governor Larry Hogan Friday (Dec 07) announced that the Maryland Department of Transportation …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels