FPSO Aoka Mizu sails away from Dubai

FPSO Aoka Mizu sails away from Dubai

Hurricane Energy plc, the UK based oil and gas company focused on hydrocarbon resources in naturally fractured basement reservoirs, announced earlier today the sail-away of the Aoka Mizu FPSO. The Aoka Mizu FPSO has …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Gulf Navigation Holding upgrades its fleet to meet new IMO standards

Gulf Navigation Holding upgrades its fleet to meet new IMO standards

Upgrading the ships with state-of-the-art technologies reduces the company’s operational expenses by over 5% and enables its fleet to compete globally by entering EU and US markets Gulf Navigation Holding (PJSC), …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Curious
Carnival Corp. Signs Partnership with Meraas to develop Dubai Cruise Terminal

Carnival Corp. Signs Partnership with Meraas to develop Dubai Cruise Terminal

Mohammed bin Rashid approves ‘Dubai Cruise Terminal’ as the main hub for cruise tourism in Dubai   HH Sheikh Mohammed witnesses signing of strategic partnership between Meraas and Carnival …
May 15, 2018 /  Cruise
BahriBunge Dry Bulk Ltd. Office Inaugurated In Dubai

BahriBunge Dry Bulk Ltd. Office Inaugurated In Dubai

Following the announcement of the joint venture agreement by Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, and Koninklijke Bunge B.V. (Bunge), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bunge Limited, a global agribusiness …
Oct 6, 2017 /  Curious
Shelf Drilling awarded two-rig contract in Dubai

Shelf Drilling awarded two-rig contract in Dubai

Shelf Drilling, Ltd. (Shelf Drilling) announced last week that it has secured a two-year contract for each of the Shelf Drilling Tenacious (ex West Triton) and the Shelf Drilling Mentor (previously called the …
Sep 19, 2017 /  Vessels
DP World announces acquisition of Dubai Maritime City and Drydocks World

DP World announces acquisition of Dubai Maritime City and Drydocks World

DP World Limited yesterday announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire Maritime World LLC, the 100% owner of Dubai Maritime City (DMC), for a purchase consideration of US$ 180 million and to buy 100% of …
Sep 19, 2017 /  Finance
Fujairah Terminals receives first vessel call following concession signing between Abu Dhabi Ports and the Port of Fujairah

Fujairah Terminals receives first vessel call following concession signing between Abu Dhabi Ports and the Port of Fujairah

The newly established Fujairah Terminals, under the management of Abu Dhabi Ports, welcomed its first container feeder vessel, the Dubai Alliance. This is the first ship to arrive at the terminal, which is wholly owned …
Aug 22, 2017 /  Vessels
Van Oord Wins Contract for Dubai Island Megaproject

Van Oord Wins Contract for Dubai Island Megaproject

Van Oord has been awarded the contract for Dubai Harbour marine works, a prestigious mega projectin Dubai. The project, which Van Oord carries out for Projects Link Contracting Co LLC, is the next step in achieving …
Jul 21, 2017 /  Curious
Stena Bulk MR Tanker Stena Imagination Named In Dubai

Stena Bulk MR Tanker Stena Imagination Named In Dubai

Tuesday afternoon, with temperatures close to 40o C, the MR tanker Stena Imagination was named in the Port Rashid Terminal in the heart of Dubai. Some 100 guests from near and far attended the solemn ceremony …
Apr 20, 2017 /  Vessels
Dubai Harbour: Sheikh Mohammed unveils major new project with Middle East’s biggest marina

Dubai Harbour: Sheikh Mohammed unveils major new project with Middle East’s biggest marina

A major new waterfront development featuring the Middle East’s largest marina capable of handling 1,400 vessels is to be built on the Dubai waterfront. The 20 million square foot Dubai Harbour project will be …
Jan 3, 2017 /  Curious