Kawasaki – LNG Floating Power Plant obtains AiP from DNV GL

Kawasaki – LNG Floating Power Plant obtains AiP from DNV GL

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced last Friday (Jun07) that it has developed an LNG floating power plant equipped with its own high-efficiency power generation equipment and that its gas engine model has obtained …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Curious
Long-term Wärtsilä Service Agreements support optimal performance for LNG Carriers

Long-term Wärtsilä Service Agreements support optimal performance for LNG Carriers

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed long-term service agreements for four Japanese owned LNG Carriers. Wärtsilä’s Dynamic Maintenance Planning (DMP) proposition with performance guarantees …
May 21, 2019 /  Vessels
Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC Sign EPC Contract for the LNG Plant

Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC Sign EPC Contract for the LNG Plant

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) announced that its joint venture Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC signed a contract on engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning of an integrated liquefied natural gas facility …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

Norwegenkai shore-based ship power plant inaugurated (Video)

The PORT OF KIEL’s first shore-based power supply plant for shipping was officially inaugurated at the Norwegenkai on May 9th. The facility was declared open jointly by the Minister-President of the federal state …
May 10, 2019 /  Cruise
Port of Long Beach Sets Course for Operational Excellence; Harbor Commission approves new Strategic Plan

Port of Long Beach Sets Course for Operational Excellence; Harbor Commission approves new Strategic Plan

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners this week approved an updated Strategic Plan for the Port of Long Beach, laying out the key goals and objectives for the nation’s second-busiest container seaport to …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Curious
Blue Planet’s bulk carrier Afros wins “Ship of the Year” award at Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2018

Blue Planet’s bulk carrier Afros wins “Ship of the Year” award at Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2018

Blue Planet Shipping announced earlier this week that the Company has received the “Ship of the Year Award” for the vessel mv Afros at the Lloyd’s List Greek Shipping Awards 2018. The mv Afros is the …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Indonesia Lion Air plane crashes into sea off Jakarta with 189 passengers and crew on board (Video)

Indonesia Lion Air plane crashes into sea off Jakarta with 189 passengers and crew on board (Video)

A brand new Indonesian Lion Air plane carrying 189 passengers and crew crashed into the sea Monday, officials said, moments after it had asked to be allowed to return to Jakarta. The Boeing-737 MAX, which went into …
Oct 29, 2018 /  Accidents
Video: MIT a step Closer to Enabling Wireless Communication Between Planes and Submarines

Video: MIT a step Closer to Enabling Wireless Communication Between Planes and Submarines

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have found a way for wireless communication to circumvent the water-air barrier and enable direct data transmission between underwater and airborne …
Aug 23, 2018 /  Curious
Dublin Port launches Masterplan 2040 reviewed 2018

Dublin Port launches Masterplan 2040 reviewed 2018

Dublin Port cargo volumes increase by 5.2% in the first half of the year Dublin Port Tuesday launched its Masterplan 2040 Reviewed 2018, updating the long-term development plan for the port first published in …
Jul 25, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Oakland’s new 5-year strategy: ‘Growth with Care’

Port of Oakland’s new 5-year strategy: ‘Growth with Care’

Plan says community must benefit as business volume expands The Port of Oakland released a new 5-year strategic plan yesterday that pairs business expansion with community benefits. Called “Growth with …
Mar 13, 2018 /  Vessels