New investments at Port of Koper to facilitate car terminal operations and increase productivity

New investments at Port of Koper to facilitate car terminal operations and increase productivity

Luka Koper is about to start the construction of a new set of railway tracks in the north-eastern part of the port, primarily aimed to facilitate the work and speed up operations at the car terminal. Construction …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Curious
Van Oord signs contract for sandscaping scheme in the UK

Van Oord signs contract for sandscaping scheme in the UK

Van Oord, working as part of Team Van Oord, signed the contract for the Bacton to Walcott Coastal Management (Sandscaping) Scheme. The project is awarded by North Norfolk District Council and execution will start in …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Curious
WATCH: Yachts, pontoon and boat sail with SAL mv Frauke from Italy to UAE

WATCH: Yachts, pontoon and boat sail with SAL mv Frauke from Italy to UAE

The port of Genoa, Italy is not only a popular destination for cruise ships, but also for yachts of all kinds and sizes. Throughout the past decades, SAL Heavy Lift has become a specialist in transporting sensitive and …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Curious
Posco Daewoo acquires grain export terminal in Ukraine

Posco Daewoo acquires grain export terminal in Ukraine

Posco Daewoo Corp. has bought a grain export terminal in Ukraine to become the first Korean entity to own the operating rights to a grain storage facility overseas. The trading arm of steelmaking conglomerate Posco …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Curious
Bristol Port is Brexit Ready

Bristol Port is Brexit Ready

Bristol Port, one of the UK’s Major Ports, has revealed that they are Brexit ready in a new brochure that explains why they are optimistic about the future in these uncertain times. Chief Executive Officer, …
Feb 6, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Tyne welcomes Maritime 2050 strategy

Port of Tyne welcomes Maritime 2050 strategy

Maritime 2050 will position the UK as a leading force in the maritime sector. A new government strategy launched last Thursday (Jan24) will position the UK as a leading global centre of emerging technology, enabling the …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Curious
MOL-operated Car Carrier Grand Orion Makes 1st Call at Port of Sihanoukville, Cambodia

MOL-operated Car Carrier Grand Orion Makes 1st Call at Port of Sihanoukville, Cambodia

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that on January 23, the MOL-operated car carrier Grand Orion (capacity: 6,400 standard passenger cars) called at the Port of Sihanoukville, Cambodia, and discharged …
Jan 25, 2019 /  Vessels
ABP welcomes Peterson UK Ltd to the Port of Lowestoft

ABP welcomes Peterson UK Ltd to the Port of Lowestoft

Peterson UK Limited, a major logistics and service provider to the offshore energy industry, has concluded a new long-term agreement with Associated British Ports (ABP) to establish a new operational and logistics base …
Jan 7, 2019 /  Curious
World-first Installation of Class-Approved UltraBattery Onboard Ship

World-first Installation of Class-Approved UltraBattery Onboard Ship

UltraBattery battery pack to be used for ship solar power system on large general cargo ship As part of a joint project with Masterbulk Pte. Ltd. (Masterbulk), Eco Marine Power (EMP) announced earlier today that an …
Dec 19, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Cruises Co. Ltd., an NYK Group company, welcomed aboard children with rare, serious diseases and their family members — 74 in total — for a Christmas event on board Asuka II (see also CruiseMapper) …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Cruise