LNG Carrier Aseem Collides with VLCC Shinyo Ocean off Fujairah

LNG Carrier Aseem Collides with VLCC Shinyo Ocean off Fujairah

Maltese-flagged LNG tanker, ASEEM collided with the anchored Hong Kong-flagged VLCC tanker SHINYO OCEAN in the evening of March the 24th at Fujairah Anchorage, UAE. The incident occurred at approximately 20:05 UTC on …
Mar 26, 2019 /  Accidents
Boskalis expands market position in marine survey through acquisition Horizon

Boskalis expands market position in marine survey through acquisition Horizon

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has acquired a 62.5% majority stake in the Horizon Group (Horizon) from the United Arab Emirates. Horizon's main activities include marine geophysical surveys and geotechnical …
Feb 21, 2019 /  Finance
Damen’s triple delivery for Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting

Damen’s triple delivery for Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting

To complete an extensive oil pipeline dredging and installation project, Murjan Al Sharq Marine Contracting Co. Ltd. (MSMC) has taken delivery of three Damen vessels: a Stan Tug 1606, a Shoalbuster 2509, and a Stan …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, Tuesday (Dec 11), it has safely completed the first co-loading of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and Propylene onto the same vessel, which was docked in Ruwais, the …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious
Swissco Sells Vessels to Allianz Middle East

Swissco Sells Vessels to Allianz Middle East

Singapore’s Swissco Holdings, currently under judicial management, announced that it is disposing of a substantial part of its offshore support vessels division, which is expected to help reduce the group's …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Curious
COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Transport: Three platforms installed offshore U.A.E. within 5 weeks

COSCO SHIPPING Heavy Transport: Three platforms installed offshore U.A.E. within 5 weeks

COSCO SHIPPING Specialized and DNV GL have completed the installation of three topsides as part of the NASR Full Field Development Package-2 Project, offshore United Arab Emirates. The Separation Platform (~11,000MT), …
Oct 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Gulftainer Signs 50-Year, $600 Million Concession Agreement to Operate and Expand Port of Wilmington in Delaware

Gulftainer Signs 50-Year, $600 Million Concession Agreement to Operate and Expand Port of Wilmington in Delaware

$600 million expected investment in expansion will turn port into one of largest gateways on the East Coast, including a new 1.2 million TEU container terminal at former DuPont Corp. facility Port becomes the largest …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Dredge Yard delivers multipurpose cutter suction dredger

Dredge Yard delivers multipurpose cutter suction dredger

Dredge Yard delivered a multipurpose cutter suction dredger ECO 200 to a real estate developer in the United Arab Emirates for the reshaping and maintenance of existing islands. The ECO 200 dredger will be used for …
Jul 13, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk Honam reaches anchorage outside Jebel Ali Port

Maersk Honam reaches anchorage outside Jebel Ali Port

The Maersk liner vessel Maersk Honam, which was hit by a serious fire on 6 March, will reach anchorage outside the Jebel Ali Port (UAE) on Tuesday 24 April 2018. The fire broke out around 900 nautical miles southeast of …
Apr 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug names the world’s biggest Rotor®tug ART 100-46 - RT Raven

Kotug names the world’s biggest Rotor®tug ART 100-46 - RT Raven

The RT Raven is managed by KT-Maritime Services Australia, owned by the KOTUG group, and will be deployed by ConocoPhillips in the Bayu Undan field, north of Australia. The vessel is designed by Robert Allan Ltd and …
Jan 22, 2018 /  Vessels