Second shipment of Liza Phase One undersea pipes arrives

Second shipment of Liza Phase One undersea pipes arrives

Italian firm Saipem, one of the Prime Contractors for ExxonMobil Guyana and its joint venture partners HESS and CNOOC Nexen, has brought in its second shipment of 2,684 pipes for the Liza Phase One project timetabled to …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Curious
A Port of Oakland export that’s winning the trade war - Scrap paper shipments finding new markets, up 3 % despite headwinds

A Port of Oakland export that’s winning the trade war - Scrap paper shipments finding new markets, up 3 % despite headwinds

A scrappy little export commodity at the Port of Oakland is winning the battle against global trade headwinds. The Port said Thursday that scrap paper shipments were up 3 percent in the first 10 months of 2018. The …
Dec 7, 2018 /  Curious
Yamal LNG Completes First Ship-to-Ship LNG Transshipment in Norway

Yamal LNG Completes First Ship-to-Ship LNG Transshipment in Norway

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) announced today that its joint venture Yamal LNG completed the first ship-to-ship LNG transshipment in the area near the port of Honningsvag in northern Norway. Images courtesy of PAO …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Grain transhipment volumes at the Port of Riga reach new records

Grain transhipment volumes at the Port of Riga reach new records

In the first nine months of this year, transhipment volumes of grain at the Port of Riga have reached a new record. The volume of grain transhipped at the terminals has exceeded 1.1 million tons, which is 30% more than …
Nov 8, 2018 /  Curious
First Shipment of Subaru Automobiles Arrives at the Port of Hueneme

First Shipment of Subaru Automobiles Arrives at the Port of Hueneme

The Port of Hueneme welcomed its first shipment of Subaru automobiles imported from Japan in mid-October, 2018. The Port’s customer, Wallenius Wilhelmsen Solutions (WWS), secured the new automobile brand coming to …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Vessels
INPEX confirms first LNG cargo from Ichthys LNG Project

INPEX confirms first LNG cargo from Ichthys LNG Project

INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) yesterday (Oct 23) confirmed the first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) has departed from the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project at its onshore gas liquefaction plant in Darwin, Northern …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Curious
Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

The shipment caps off more than a dozen projects HANSA HEAVY LIFT has carried out for Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd since 2011. HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported two fully-assembled ship-to-shore (STS) …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Curious
Saudi Aramco resumes oil shipments through Bab-El-Mandeb Strait

Saudi Aramco resumes oil shipments through Bab-El-Mandeb Strait

Saudi Aramco will resume its oil shipments through Bab-El-Mandeb Strait with immediate effect. The Company will continue to monitor the situation and remain ready to take necessary actions in efforts to constantly …
Aug 7, 2018 /  Curious
MSC makes first melon shipments from Spain to Asia using controlled atmosphere technology

MSC makes first melon shipments from Spain to Asia using controlled atmosphere technology

Building on the success of the recent Technical Reefer Workshop held at its Valencia premises, MSC has just carried out the first ever melon shipments all the way from Spain to Asia. Thanks to Controlled Atmosphere …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Curious
Great Lakes/Seaway Iron Ore Trade Up 3.1 Percent in May

Great Lakes/Seaway Iron Ore Trade Up 3.1 Percent in May

Shipments of iron ore on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway totaled 6.3 million tons in May, an increase of 3.1 percent compared to a year ago, and just about on par with the month’s 5-year …
Jun 26, 2018 /  Vessels