Equinor: Reduced CO2 emissions from the supply chain by 600,000 tonnes

Equinor: Reduced CO2 emissions from the supply chain by 600,000 tonnes

Since 2011, Equinor has reduced CO2 emissions from its logistical operations for the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) by 600,000 tonnes. The company’s ambition is to halve emissions in the NCS supply chain by …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard’s only heavy icebreaker arrives at Antarctica

US Coast Guard’s only heavy icebreaker arrives at Antarctica

The 150 crewmembers of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star arrived Thursday in Antarctica along with a resupply vessel during Operation Deep Freeze – a joint military service mission to resupply U.S. interests …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

On January 17, a naming ceremony was held at the Sakaide shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. in Kagawa prefecture for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier which NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own. ** The …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Growth seen in several sectors at ABP South Wales

Growth seen in several sectors at ABP South Wales

In 2018, ABP South Wales saw an increase in the amount of cargo handled across several commodities as a result of continued investment in infrastructure and services. Year-on-year growth was seen in the volume of cargo …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Major contract for Joint Support Ships awarded to Montreal-based company

Major contract for Joint Support Ships awarded to Montreal-based company

Seaspan has awarded a major contract to L3 MAPPS, one of several expected for Canadian companies for work on the Joint Support Ships Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) has awarded L3 MAPPS a contract for work on Canada’s …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Algoma Central Corporation Increases Its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Central Corporation Increases Its Interest in Ocean Self-Unloader Pool

Algoma Central Corporation (Algoma) (TSX:ALC), a leading provider of marine transportation services, Thursday (Jan17) announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire the interest held by Oldendorff Carriers …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Line’s first new generation ferry floats in China

Stena Estrid enters next phase of construction Ferry Company Stena Line has achieved another important milestone in its major new fleet investment programme with the ‘launching’ ceremony of the first of its …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

Coral Methane successfully executes LNG bunkering operation on AidaNova, the world’s first LNG cruise ship

On 16 January 2019, Coral Methane successfully carried out her first liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering operation on the world’s first LNG-powered cruise ship at Santa Cruz de Tenerife in the Canary Islands. She …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Jensen Maritime Provides Design for Shaver Transportation’s New Tugboat – Samantha S

Jensen Maritime Provides Design for Shaver Transportation’s New Tugboat – Samantha S

Jensen Maritime, Crowley Maritime Corp. ’s Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering company, has provided the detailed design for Shaver Transportation Company’s new, Z-drive tug …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Seaspan to Increase its Pool of Unencumbered Assets to 32 Vessels

Seaspan to Increase its Pool of Unencumbered Assets to 32 Vessels

Seaspan Corporation (Seaspan) (NYSE: SSW) announced that it has prepaid a credit facility which was secured by eight of its vessels. Upon completion of the collateral release documentation in respect of this facility …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Vessels