IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has secured a five-year contract from India’s largest shipping company, The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) – to undertake Emergency Response Service (ERS) for 33 …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal

GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal

GAC has handled the first tanker to berth at the newly constructed Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal inside Kamarajar Port, Ennore in Chennai, India. The Marshall Islands-flagged LNG carrier ‘LNG/C Golar …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Qatargas supplies commissioning LNG cargo to India’s Ennore terminal

Qatargas supplies commissioning LNG cargo to India’s Ennore terminal

Qatargas has supplied a commissioning liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo for India’s newest LNG receiving terminal, Ennore, near the southern Indian city of Chennai. The commissioning LNG cargo was delivered …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
Höegh transports record-breaking heavy unit from India

Höegh transports record-breaking heavy unit from India

Höegh Autoliners has broken a record for transporting the heaviest breakbulk unit shipped by a RoRo vessel from India. The 107.4 MT Generator was loaded in Ennore and will be used in a Power Generation Plant Project …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Curious
Höegh awarded "Shipping Line of the Year - RoRo Operator" in India

Höegh awarded "Shipping Line of the Year - RoRo Operator" in India

On 31 January, the 11th edition of the BHP Mala – Breakbulk, Heavylift and Project Forwarding International Conference and awards was held in Mumbai, India. The premier event has carved a niche for itself as the …
Feb 6, 2019 /  Curious
Sembcorp selects NORDEN for long-term Indian contract

Sembcorp selects NORDEN for long-term Indian contract

Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S has signed a 10-year Panamax Contract of Affreightment (COA) with Indian utility firm Sembcorp Energy India Ltd. Caption: Bulk carrier Nord Beluga - Image courtesy of Marcel …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Curious
Recycling of the BW Helios in India in compliance with Hong Kong Convention

Recycling of the BW Helios in India in compliance with Hong Kong Convention

CEO of BW LPG, Martin Ackermann confirms that their LPG carrier the 1992-built BW Helios arrived at a certified, Hong Kong Convention applicable, recycling facility in India on 21st January 2019. “At BW LPG, …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Vessels
Denmark signs Memorandum of Understanding with India

Denmark signs Memorandum of Understanding with India

The Danish Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs and the Indian Ministry of Shipping have signed an agreement to strengthen the cooperation in the maritime sector between the two countries. With the …
Jan 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Another Dutch ship owner faces huge fine for having beached a vessel

Another Dutch ship owner faces huge fine for having beached a vessel

Dutch ship owner Holland Maas Scheepvaart Beheer II BV has been fined 780.000 EUR and paid a settlement of 2.2 million EUR - totaling to a price tag of almost 3 million EUR - for having beached a ship for scrapping in …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
CONCOR commenced first voyage of coastal movement from Kandla to Tuticorin Port via Mangalore & Cochin Port

CONCOR commenced first voyage of coastal movement from Kandla to Tuticorin Port via Mangalore & Cochin Port

CONCOR’s maiden voyage vessel- SSL Mumbai flagged off on 10th January 2019 through Video conference from Transport Bhawan. Caption: Containership SSL Mumbai - Image courtesy of CONCOR   The …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Curious