PIL enhanced Transpacific services

PIL enhanced Transpacific services

PIL announced on Monday that the Company will be enhancing its Transpacific service by offering direct services from Vietnam to the U.S West Coast, with effect from end April 2019. Caption: Kota Panjang, the …
May 15, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Oakland adds new shipping service to Vietnam

Port of Oakland adds new shipping service to Vietnam

Exports to Vietnam through Oakland grew 126 percent since 2015 The Port of Oakland will add new direct service to Vietnam by late April. Pacific International Lines (PIL) will launch direct Vietnam links using vessels …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Curious
Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

Vigor to build two 56’ pilot boats for LA Port Pilots

The design by Camarc provides break-through performance for the mid-sized market The Port of Los Angeles recently awarded Vigor the contract to build two 56’ pilot boats. Camarc pilot boats are widely acknowledged …
Apr 12, 2019 /  Curious
Hapag-Lloyd responds to fuel spill from its boxship in New York container terminal

Hapag-Lloyd responds to fuel spill from its boxship in New York container terminal

Hapag-Lloyd reports that Thursday evening (Mar28), a hole was detected in the hull of the Hapag-Lloyd container ship Dublin Express during unloading operations in the Global Marine New York Container …
Apr 1, 2019 /  Accidents
ABP South Wales Invests £300K in Pilot Vessel Refit

ABP South Wales Invests £300K in Pilot Vessel Refit

Work has been completed on a £300,000 refit of ABP South West Wales pilot vessel Beaufort. The mid-life refit of the vessel will ensure that it provides another 15 years of service while improving its energy …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Vessels
PIL starts new Middle East service – China Straits Gulf

PIL starts new Middle East service – China Straits Gulf

PIL announced earlier today the launch of its new Middle East service – China Straits Gulf (CSG), with effect from April 2019. This new service will provide an enhanced direct service between North/Central/South …
Mar 19, 2019 /  Curious
Jan De Nul awarded key dredging works in Australia

Jan De Nul awarded key dredging works in Australia

The Pilbara Ports Authority (PPA) engages the expertise of Jan De Nul Group to dredge the channel and further enhance the safe and sustainable access to the Port of Port Hedland. The project forms part of stage two of …
Feb 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Pilbara Ports: Record Tonnage On A Single Tide

Pilbara Ports: Record Tonnage On A Single Tide

Pilbara Ports Authority has achieved a new record tonnage on a single tide at the Port of Port Hedland. On 15 January 2019, 10 vessels departed the port in convoy carrying a total of 1,754,741 tonnes of bulk product, …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Curious
Pilbara Ports: Future proofing the Port of Port Hedland

Pilbara Ports: Future proofing the Port of Port Hedland

An Expression of Interest has been completed and Pilbara Ports Authority has short-listed two respondents interested in investing to build and operate a new general cargo facility at the Port of Port Hedland. Located at …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels
Chevron hands over Port of Ashburton to Pilbara Ports Authority

Chevron hands over Port of Ashburton to Pilbara Ports Authority

Handover follows first shipment of LNG from Wheatstone Project last year Remaining port infrastructure transferred to State and will be adapted for wider cargo trade uses Port to sustain jobs from Wheatstone Project …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious