NYK PCTC Receives Special Award from the Association for Rescue at Sea

NYK PCTC Receives Special Award from the Association for Rescue at Sea

The NYK-operated pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) Hercules Leader has been recognized with a special award from the Association for Rescue at Sea (AFRAS) for the rescue of six yachtsmen in distress off the coast of …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
Liuhua FPSO to get TMC compressors

Liuhua FPSO to get TMC compressors

Qingdao Beihai Shipbuilding Heavy Industry Co., Ltd has contracted TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) to provide the marine compressed air system to the Liuhua FPSO. The Chinese yard is responsible for constructing and …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Standardized FPSO Topside

ABS Awards AIP to HHI’s Standardized FPSO Topside

Standardized design promises to streamline project timelines ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hyundai Heavy Industries’ (HHI) Standardized design for a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
Bourbon Subsea Services wins a turnkey contract for the installation of the 25 MW WindFloat Atlantic floating offshore windfarm

Bourbon Subsea Services wins a turnkey contract for the installation of the 25 MW WindFloat Atlantic floating offshore windfarm

Bourbon Subsea Services has been selected by Windplus to install 3 floating wind turbines of 8.3 MW, 20 km off Viana do Castelo, Portuguese coast. These turbines, with a total capacity of 25 MW, are the most powerful in …
Oct 22, 2018 /  Curious
Dublin Port volumes grow by 4.7% in first nine months; By year-end, 36% growth in just six years

Dublin Port volumes grow by 4.7% in first nine months; By year-end, 36% growth in just six years

Dublin Port Company today announced growth in cargo volumes of 4.7% to 28.4m gross tonnes for the first nine months of 2018. Within this total, imports grew by 6.0% and exports by 3.0%. 82% of the port’s volumes …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
SEA\LNG submits open comment on the draft supplemental environmental impact statement for Puget Sound Energy LNG facility

SEA\LNG submits open comment on the draft supplemental environmental impact statement for Puget Sound Energy LNG facility

SEA\LNG recently submitted a letter to the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency in response to its draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS), relating to the LNG facility at the Port of Tacoma, and LNG’s use …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
South Carolina Ports (SCPA) Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year Growth

South Carolina Ports (SCPA) Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year Growth

Thursday (Oct16) South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported a 7.5 percent fiscal year-over-year container volume growth of twenty-foot-equivalent units (TEUs) through September.  SCPA has handled 580,361 TEUs …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
Port Manatee enjoys record fiscal year with diverse growth

Port Manatee enjoys record fiscal year with diverse growth

Port Manatee continues to break cargo records, including handling an all-time-high of more than 9.3 million tons in the fiscal year ended Sept. 30, up 19.1 percent from the immediately preceding 12-month period. That …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Curious
Cooperation between RMC and Meyer expanding into spring 2019 with a new order of cruise ship blocks to be built at Rauma shipyard

Cooperation between RMC and Meyer expanding into spring 2019 with a new order of cruise ship blocks to be built at Rauma shipyard

Cooperation between shipbuilding company Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) and Meyer Turku, at Turku shipyard, is expanding with the addition of a new ship block order. The newest order brings the total of ship blocks …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Curious
Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf adds three new certifications to its existing accreditations

Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf adds three new certifications to its existing accreditations

Damen Shiprepair Oranjewerf (DSO) has added three new certifications to its existing accreditations. Based on its ongoing business of the repair, maintenance, inspection and dry-docking of inland and ocean-going vessels …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Curious