Wärtsilä equipment package the key for fuel efficiency in new LNG vessel

Wärtsilä equipment package the key for fuel efficiency in new LNG vessel

The technology group Wärtsilä’s integrated propulsion and cargo handling solution will deliver high efficiency for a new 30,000 cbm LNG vessel. The ship is being built at the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Record-breaking year for cargo handling at Port of Silloth

Record-breaking year for cargo handling at Port of Silloth

ABP’s team at the Port of Silloth has celebrated a record-breaking year in 2018, handling the highest cargo volumes since 2015. Caption: Wheat-carrying vessel ‘Blue Six’ en route to the Port of …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Curious
Athina Maritime Learning and Development Center Selects Kongsberg Digital Next Generation Marine Simulators

Athina Maritime Learning and Development Center Selects Kongsberg Digital Next Generation Marine Simulators

The Athina Maritime Learning and Development Center, which has been recently established and it will serve as the exclusive maritime training organization for Minerva Marine Inc. has signed an agreement with Kongsberg …
Jun 8, 2018 /  All
Cargotec strengthens MacGregor by acquiring marine and offshore business from TTS Group

Cargotec strengthens MacGregor by acquiring marine and offshore business from TTS Group

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has entered into an agreement to acquire the major businesses from TTS Group, a global provider of cargo handling equipment and services for merchant and offshore ships for an enterprise …
Feb 9, 2018 /  Curious
Townsville port raises the bar with new cranes

Townsville port raises the bar with new cranes

The Port of Townsville has received approval to fund a $27.3 million investment into new cranes and cargo handling infrastructure. During a visit to the port today, Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad said the …
Dec 21, 2017 /  Curious
Hyundai Mipo Dockyard receives approval in principle for cargo handling system design for 6,600m³ LNG bunkering vessel

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard receives approval in principle for cargo handling system design for 6,600m³ LNG bunkering vessel

Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has received approval in principle (AiP) from Lloyd’s Register (LR) for a cargo handling system design for a 6,600 m³ LNG bunkering vessel. HMD and the Hyundai Heavy …
Sep 29, 2017 /  Curious
New LNG bunker barge will feature Wärtsilä cargo handling system

New LNG bunker barge will feature Wärtsilä cargo handling system

The technology group Wärtsilä will supply the cargo handling system and cargo tanks for a new 3000 cubic metre capacity LNG bunker barge. The vessel will be owned by LNG Shipping, a consortium between Belgium …
Sep 8, 2017 /  Vessels
APM Terminals Callao Places USD 10 Million Order For General Cargo Handling Equipment

APM Terminals Callao Places USD 10 Million Order For General Cargo Handling Equipment

APM Terminals Callao, which holds the concession for operations at the North Terminal (Terminal Muelle Norte) of Peru’s primary port, has placed orders for USD 10 million worth of new general cargo handling …
May 5, 2017 /  Vessels
MacGregor wins contract to provide loose lashings for five Hapag-Lloyd boxships under construction

MacGregor wins contract to provide loose lashings for five Hapag-Lloyd boxships under construction

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received an order to provide loose lashings for five 10,500 TEU Hapag-Lloyd container ships under construction in South Korea by Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries. This order builds on …
Apr 1, 2016 /  Vessels
Another Positive Year for Associated British Ports

Another Positive Year for Associated British Ports

ABP’s network of five ports in South Wales handled more than 12.5 million tonnes of cargo in 2015 and launched an array of renewable energy projects and significant new investments. The 12.5 million tonnes of …
Feb 11, 2016 /  Curious