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The Port of Hull anchors extra cruise callings

The Port of Hull anchors extra cruise callings

This year seven cruise ships – including a six-star expedition liner – have chosen to berth at the Port of Hull (see also CruiseMapper) as it becomes an increasingly popular cruise calling …
Jun 6, 2018 /  Cruise
HullWiper launches onboard hull cleaning solution

HullWiper launches onboard hull cleaning solution

HullWiper Ltd’s eco-friendly hull cleaning technology is now available as a flexible, affordable and safe onboard solution that allows all types of vessels to clean their hull fouling on demand. The onboard …
Jun 4, 2018 /  Curious
New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull

New Belgium container connection bolsters Port of Hull

A brand new service of three sailings a week between Belgium and Hull was announced last week which follows on from significant investment in the Humber Container Terminals. These additional Ghent to Hull services …
May 29, 2018 /  Curious
Making shampoo bottles from marine plastics around Hull and Goole Ports

Making shampoo bottles from marine plastics around Hull and Goole Ports

ABP’s Ports of Hull and Goole are hoping to make waves in reducing ocean plastics by trialling a recycling scheme which turns waste into shampoo bottles. In just a few weeks, a staggering 2.5 tonnes of plastics …
May 18, 2018 /  Curious
Fleet Cleaner cleans world’s largest crane vessel

Fleet Cleaner cleans world’s largest crane vessel

This March Fleet Cleaner has completed the cleaning of both floaters of Heerema’s semi-submersible crane vessel Thialf in the Port of Rotterdam. This was the first hull cleaning of the vessel since it went to dry …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Expansion of Hull container terminal receives new boost

Expansion of Hull container terminal receives new boost

A brand new service of three sailings a week between Amsterdam and Hull is being announced this week which comes off the back of significant investment in the Humber Container Terminals over the last year. These …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Curious
Samskip introduces new shortsea and multimodal services between Amsterdam and Hull

Samskip introduces new shortsea and multimodal services between Amsterdam and Hull

Samskip has announced a major enhancement in its shortsea and multimodal services between the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, with the addition of direct connections between Amsterdam and Hull three times a week. The …
Mar 1, 2018 /  Curious
ABP crane investment set to lift booming Port of Hull to new heights

ABP crane investment set to lift booming Port of Hull to new heights

The arrival of two state-of-the-art cranes worth £10.5 million will enable ABP’s Hull Container Terminal to handle double the volume of trade by increasing capacity to more than 400,000 units per year. The …
Feb 19, 2018 /  Curious
ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

ClassNK releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) software

ClassNK has just released the latest version of its design support software PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Ver.5.0.0, developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT). …
Feb 16, 2018 /  Vessels
Fleet Cleaner aims for autonomous ship hull cleaning

Fleet Cleaner aims for autonomous ship hull cleaning

Fleet Cleaner is one of the leading players in the ship hull cleaning industry and aims to set an even higher standard for hull cleaning. The company strongly believes that robotic hull cleaning is the …
Feb 15, 2018 /  Curious