Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator has completed its Marine Casualty Investigation Report into the loss of the very large ore carrier (VLOC) STELLAR DAISY. The STELLAR DAISY, with a crew …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Accidents
Wagenborg Successfully Closes Geodis Project After 44 voyages

Wagenborg Successfully Closes Geodis Project After 44 voyages

Last week the m.v. Marietje Hester discharged bridge sections in Frederiksværk, Denmark. With this voyage, Wagenborg shipping in total 492 concrete segments in 44 voyages from Szczecin, Poland to Denmark and …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Major Elbe deepening contract awarded to DEME

Major Elbe deepening contract awarded to DEME

DEME has been awarded a major contract to carry out the deepening of the Elbe fairway in Germany. This prestigious contract confirms DEME’s technological expertise in complex dredging and marine engineering …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai LNG Shipping Announces Order for one VLGC at HHI

Hyundai LNG Shipping Announces Order for one VLGC at HHI

Hyundai LNG Shipping Company (HLS, the Company), South Korean owner of 10 LNG Carriers, has placed an order at Hyundai Heavy Industry for the construction of one 84,600cbm Very Large Gas Carrier(VLGC). The vessel will …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. to acquire strategic stake in six group companies (each owning a Very Large Ethane Carrier) of RIL

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd. to acquire strategic stake in six group companies (each owning a Very Large Ethane Carrier) of RIL

Reliance Ethane Holding Pte. Ltd. (REHPL) (incorporated in Singapore, a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), having 100% holding in six limited liability companies (LLCs) which own Very Large …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Finance
Stena Europe Undergoes Refit Upgrades in Turkey

Stena Europe Undergoes Refit Upgrades in Turkey

The Stena Europe, which operates on the Fishguard – Rosslare ferry service is currently undergoing a significant three-month refit visit to the Gemak Shipyard in Tuzla, Turkey. The vessel (see also CruiseMapper) …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Humber tug fleet strengthened to support additional business

Humber tug fleet strengthened to support additional business

Harbour authority ABP this week welcomed SMS Towage’s new tug, Manxman, onto the river Humber. The new tug, built by international shipyard group Damen, based at Gorinchem in Holland, is technically known as an …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Boskalis acquires EUR 75 million dredging contracts in Indonesia

Boskalis acquires EUR 75 million dredging contracts in Indonesia

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded two contracts in Indonesia. On the island of Sulawesi, Boskalis will expand the Makassar New Port container terminal and on the island of Java it will prepare …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Curious
Start of Exploratory Drilling at Offshore Hidaka Area of Hokkaido

Start of Exploratory Drilling at Offshore Hidaka Area of Hokkaido

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. (JAPEX) started the exploratory drilling at offshore Hidaka area of Hokkaido on April 13, as part of the offshore exploration project commissioned by the Agency for Natural Resources …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Curious
FLOATEL International – Floatel Superior Extended At Martin Linge

FLOATEL International – Floatel Superior Extended At Martin Linge

Equinor has extended the Floatel Superior charter at the Martin Linge Field Development in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea with four months until end March 2020. The six monthly options remain in …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Vessels