Tanjung Bruas Port expands its services to container ships

Tanjung Bruas Port expands its services to container ships

Tanjung Bruas Port Sdn Bhd (TBP), a member of MMC Group, now offers Container ships services at its terminal, Tanjung Bruas Port. Caption: TBP recently welcomed the MV West Scent, the first Container vessel to …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Rotterdam catches up in innovation

Port of Rotterdam catches up in innovation

The businesses in the port of Rotterdam have successfully caught up with companies elsewhere in the Netherlands. This is just one of the results of the new edition of the Port Innovation Barometer, a large-scale, …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Newcastle statement on Newcastle cruise terminal funding

Port of Newcastle statement on Newcastle cruise terminal funding

Infrastructure NSW has advised that the $12.7 million funding for the Newcastle cruise terminal project is no longer available. Port of Newcastle has been working on this project on behalf of the NSW Government on the …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Cruise
North Carolina Ports Makes History, Welcomes First 12,000 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports Makes History, Welcomes First 12,000 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports made history Monday by welcoming its first-ever 12,000 TEU vessel to the Port of Wilmington. The ship, Kota Pekarang, is the largest capacity-wise to call the port. The Kota Pekarang is operated by …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Freight throughput in the Port of Rotterdam grows by 5.1% in first quarter of 2019

Freight throughput in the Port of Rotterdam grows by 5.1% in first quarter of 2019

In the first quarter of 2019, 5.1% more freight passed through the Port of Rotterdam than in the same period last year. In total, 123.9 million tonnes were handled compared with 117.8 million tonnes in the same period in …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Rotterdam industry produces less CO2 in 2018

Rotterdam industry produces less CO2 in 2018

For the second year in a row, industry in the port of Rotterdam has released less CO2 into the atmosphere. This becomes clear from new figures published by the Dutch Emissions Authority (NEA). The sector has cut its …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Curious
Port Arthur LNG Receives FERC Authorization for Export Project in Texas

Port Arthur LNG Receives FERC Authorization for Export Project in Texas

Sempra Energy yesterday announced that its subsidiary, Port Arthur LNG, LLC, received authorization from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to site, construct and operate its natural gas liquefaction-export …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Cardiff prepares for start of 2019 cruise season

Port of Cardiff prepares for start of 2019 cruise season

ABP South Wales is preparing for a busy 2019 cruise season at the Port of Cardiff (see also CruiseMapper), following a popular programme of passenger vessel calls in 2018. Marco Polo, owned and operated by Cruise …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Cruise
Gazprom Neft Implements the World’s First Ever Digital Arctic-logistics Management System

Gazprom Neft Implements the World’s First Ever Digital Arctic-logistics Management System

Gazprom Neft has launched the world’s first ever digital Arctic-logistics management system. This innovative project — code-named “Kapitan (Captain)” — has been developed to ensure …
Apr 18, 2019 /  Curious
MMA Offshore awarded Woodside walk-to-work vessel contract

MMA Offshore awarded Woodside walk-to-work vessel contract

MMA Offshore announced earlier today that it has been awarded a contract by Woodside to provide accommodation and walk-to-work vessel services to support platform maintenance operations on Woodside’s Australian …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Vessels