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China Starts Production at 100,000 DWT deep-water semi-sub FPSO

China Starts Production at 100,000 DWT deep-water semi-sub FPSO

China Classification Society (CCS) is reporting the successful surveying of the world’s first 100,000 DWT deep-water …
Aug 2, 2021 / Vessels
Castor Maritime Inc. Announces a New Charter Agreement at a Daily Gross Charter Rate of $39,500 For Its Capesize Vessel

Castor Maritime Inc. Announces a New Charter Agreement at a Daily Gross Charter Rate of $39,500 For Its Capesize Vessel

Castor Maritime Inc. (NASDAQ: CTRM), (Castor) a diversified global shipping company, announces that the M/V Magic Orion, a 2006 …
Aug 2, 2021 / Vessels
Wärtsilä Optimised Maintenance Agreement to provide efficient service support for Brazilian river tugs despite challenging operating conditions

Wärtsilä Optimised Maintenance Agreement to provide efficient service support for Brazilian river tugs despite challenging operating conditions

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a seven-year long-term Optimised Maintenance Agreement to support the operations of two …
Aug 2, 2021 / Vessels
Berge Bulk welcomes the newest addition to its fleet: Berge Bobotov

Berge Bulk welcomes the newest addition to its fleet: Berge Bobotov

Berge Bulk welcomes the newest addition to its fleet: Berge Bobotov.  The vessel was delivered to us on 28th July, 2021 by …
Jul 30, 2021 / Vessels
Port of New Orleans Finds Invasive Insects in Wood on Deck of Foreign Vessel

Port of New Orleans Finds Invasive Insects in Wood on Deck of Foreign Vessel

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at the Port of New Orleans ordered the removal of a vessel due to …
Jul 30, 2021 / Vessels
Tellurian and Shell sign agreements for 3 mtpa; LNG sales from Driftwood’s first two plants complete

Tellurian and Shell sign agreements for 3 mtpa; LNG sales from Driftwood’s first two plants complete

Tellurian Inc. (Tellurian) (NASDAQ: TELL) announced today it has finalized liquefied natural gas (LNG) sale and purchase …
Jul 30, 2021 / Vessels
ABB to power first fully electric U.S. tugboat for maximum efficiency and zero-emission operations

ABB to power first fully electric U.S. tugboat for maximum efficiency and zero-emission operations

ABB will deliver an integrated electric propulsion system and advanced vessel control technology for Crowley’s pioneering eWolf …
Jul 30, 2021 / Vessels
Nutrien and EXMAR partner in building a vessel powered by low-carbon ammonia

Nutrien and EXMAR partner in building a vessel powered by low-carbon ammonia

Leaders in low-carbon ammonia manufacturing and liquefied gas transportation team up to reduce maritime emissions  Nutrien …
Jul 30, 2021 / Vessels
Port Houston Reopens Container Terminals

Port Houston Reopens Container Terminals

Truck gate operations have resumed Thursday afternoon at Barbours Cut and Bayport Terminals, following resolution of computer …
Jul 30, 2021 / Vessels
Hyundai Samho Delivers Diamond Gas Victoria LNG Tanker

Hyundai Samho Delivers Diamond Gas Victoria LNG Tanker

On July 28, the liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier Diamond Gas Victoria was delivered. The new ship will transport LNG from …
Jul 29, 2021 / Vessels