Bunker vessel LNG London begins operations in Europe

Bunker vessel LNG London begins operations in Europe

Europe’s first inland-waterway liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker vessel has performed her first bunkering operations, with the Containerships Polar and Containerships Nord vessels, in Rotterdam, the …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Concordia Damen ships 18 hulls from Shanghai to Rotterdam

Concordia Damen ships 18 hulls from Shanghai to Rotterdam

On Monday, 17th June, heavy-lift vessel Black Marlin departed Shanghai. On deck with eighteen Concordia Damen inland shipping vessel hulls and a Damen Crane Barge 6324, bound for Rotterdam. Concordia Damen regularly …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Oman Shipping plans to invest in modern container fleet

Oman Shipping plans to invest in modern container fleet

Oman Shipping Company (OSC), the wholly Omani government-owned maritime freight transportation services provider, plans to invest in a modern container shipping fleet in an ambitious bid to become a significant player in …
Jun 24, 2019 /  Curious
Incat Crowther Provides Vital Connection to Ulleung-do in Korea

Incat Crowther Provides Vital Connection to Ulleung-do in Korea

Incat Crowther has announced a contract to design a 65m catamaran passenger ferry for operation in Korea. The Incat Crowther 65 will be built by Khan Co., Ltd of Geoje-si, Korea and operated by Dolphin Shipping Co., …
Jun 24, 2019 /  Vessels
BG Freight Line to introduce additional Waterford-Rotterdam service facilitating global trade

BG Freight Line to introduce additional Waterford-Rotterdam service facilitating global trade

BG Freight Line, in partnership with Maersk, is starting a new weekly service on the Waterford-Rotterdam route that will act as a deep-sea feeder for businesses in Ireland who are exporting or importing goods globally …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Curious
Samskip fine tunes multimodal network for post-Brexit hard choices

Samskip fine tunes multimodal network for post-Brexit hard choices

Pan-European multimodal service provider Samskip says experience gained up to March 31, 2019 find it fully prepared for a North Sea container traffic surge, as attitudes harden in the run up to October's revised Brexit …
Jun 21, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk to offer customers carbon-neutral transport

Maersk to offer customers carbon-neutral transport

A new carbon neutral product - the first of its kind in the industry - is being piloted with select Maersk customers who are highly engaged in sustainable solutions for their supply chain. H&M Group is the first …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Vessels
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
Saga LNG Shipping’s mid-size carrier completes gas trials

Saga LNG Shipping’s mid-size carrier completes gas trials

Singapore-based Saga LNG Shipping completed the gas trials for its new LNG carrier, Saga Dawn, on Sunday, June 16, at anchorage near Shanghai, China. The 45,000-cbm LNG carrier Saga Dawn cooled down one of its three …
Jun 18, 2019 /  Vessels