Tallink Grupp connects first two vessels to shore power at Port of Stockholm in a bid to reduce environmental impact

Tallink Grupp connects first two vessels to shore power at Port of Stockholm in a bid to reduce environmental impact

Tallink Grupp has this week started using shore power to provide electricity for two of its vessels, Silja Serenade and Silja Symphony, while they are alongside in port to reduce the environmental impact of the vessels …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Curious
Busan Port Authority is launching customer at Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

Busan Port Authority is launching customer at Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

Wednesday (Jun19), Busan Port Authority and Port of Rotterdam Authority signed a contract for the issue of a five-hectare site on Maasvlakte Distribution Park West. This makes the South Korean port authority the …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Curious
Frontline Announces Acquisition of VLCC Resale and Two LR2 Newbuildings

Frontline Announces Acquisition of VLCC Resale and Two LR2 Newbuildings

Frontline Ltd. (Frontline) (NYSE:FRO) announced yesterday that it has acquired a scrubber-equipped VLCC resale under construction at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) expected to be delivered in May 2020 and has …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Brownsville Achieves Significant Milestone in Channel Deepening Project

Port of Brownsville Achieves Significant Milestone in Channel Deepening Project

The Port of Brownsville is closer to deepening the Brownsville Ship Channel after receiving a key permit June 6 from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to advance the Brazos Island Harbor Channel Improvement …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
FESCO opened seasonal transportation to the ports of Chukotka

FESCO opened seasonal transportation to the ports of Chukotka

FESCO Transportation Group (FESCO) started seasonal transportation to Anadyr and Egvekinot, the ports of the Chukotka Autonomous Region, under the Northern Supply Haul. General cargo ship “FESCO Pioner” …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
VARD taps TMC for Viking Cruises compressors

VARD taps TMC for Viking Cruises compressors

VARD has awarded TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) to supply the marine compressed air system for two cruise ships the Norwegian shipbuilder is constructing for Viking Cruises (see also CruiseMapper). TMC’s …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
Eco Marine Power Applauds Introduction of Poseidon Principles

Eco Marine Power Applauds Introduction of Poseidon Principles

Integration of climate considerations into lending decisions will assist in shifting shipping to a more sustainable future. Eco Marine Power (EMP) has applauded the recently announced introduction of the Poseidon …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
Meriaura Group aims to create a zero-waste fleet

Meriaura Group aims to create a zero-waste fleet

At the end of last year, Meriaura Group reported on research collaboration with the Finnish Transport Safety Agency TRAFI for reducing ship-generated waste. The purpose of the study was to assess what measures could be …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
TechnipFMC Awarded Subsea Contracts for Anadarko’s Mozambique LNG

TechnipFMC Awarded Subsea Contracts for Anadarko’s Mozambique LNG

TechnipFMC (NYSE: FTI) (PARIS: FTI) has been awarded a number of subsea contracts by Anadarko Moçambique Área 1, Lda, a wholly owned subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, for its Mozambique …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
Jan De Nul secures Formosa 2 OWF contract in Taiwan and underlines its expansion in Asian OWFs

Jan De Nul secures Formosa 2 OWF contract in Taiwan and underlines its expansion in Asian OWFs

Jan De Nul Group scores a hattrick in Taiwan being successfully awarded the Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) of both foundations and subsea cables for the Formosa 2 Offshore Wind Farm (OWF). …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Curious