Jotun Signs Agreement with World's Largest Shipbuilder

Jotun Signs Agreement with World's Largest Shipbuilder

Jotun has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the world’s largest shipyards for a new type of marine paint that reduces solvent emissions by up to 90 percent. Caption: From left: …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Curious
Boskalis appointed as salvor for both damaged tankers in the Gulf of Oman

Boskalis appointed as salvor for both damaged tankers in the Gulf of Oman

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been appointed as the salvor for both tankers that were hit yesterday morning in the Gulf of Oman in a suspected attack. Shortly after the incidents, the insurers of both …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Curious
Damietta Port Authority Inaugurates a New Multi-Purpose Terminal

Damietta Port Authority Inaugurates a New Multi-Purpose Terminal

Egypt's Minister of Transport, Engineer Kamel Al-Wazir, announced the completion of a new multi-purpose terminal in Damietta Port at an investment cost of LE 1.365 billion. The new terminal has been established under …
Jun 14, 2019 /  Curious
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
COSCO SHIPPING, NOVATEK, Sovcomflot and Silk Road Fund Signed an Agreement in Respect of Maritime Arctic Transport LLC

COSCO SHIPPING, NOVATEK, Sovcomflot and Silk Road Fund Signed an Agreement in Respect of Maritime Arctic Transport LLC

In the presence of Russian Deputy Prime Minister Maxim Akimov, COSCO SHIPPING, PAO NOVATEK, PAO Sovcomflot, and Silk Road Fund signed an Agreement in respect of the Maritime Arctic Transport LLC (“MArT”) in …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Oshima Shipbuilding and DNV GL sign strategic cooperation

Spurred by the IMO strategy to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, Oshima Shipbuilding and classification society DNV GL have signed a long-term strategic cooperation to conduct research and development together on …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
ONE Enhances North Sea Baltic Service (NBS) for Russia and Finland

ONE Enhances North Sea Baltic Service (NBS) for Russia and Finland

Ocean Network Express (ONE) announced the details of the enhanced North Sea Baltic Service (NBS) for Russia and Finland, following the announcement of the Bilateral Strategic Co-operation Agreement for feeders in October …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
POSH, PCL Select ABS to Support Digital Strategy

POSH, PCL Select ABS to Support Digital Strategy

ABS Nautical Systems Selected for Leading Fleet Management Platform Capabilities PACC Offshore Services Holdings Ltd (POSH) and Pacific Carriers Limited (PCL) have selected ABS Nautical Systems ® (NS) fleet …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
The Northwest Seaport Alliance aims to improve gateway efficiency

The Northwest Seaport Alliance aims to improve gateway efficiency

The Northwest Seaport Alliance is launching a Gate Efficiency Program to expand gate hours at the international container terminals during peak season this year and next. With terminal congestion a top concern …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious
SC Ports Handles Record May for Container Volumes, Highest Monthly Record for Inland Port Greer

SC Ports Handles Record May for Container Volumes, Highest Monthly Record for Inland Port Greer

Yesterday (Jun11) South Carolina Ports Authority reported its strongest May on record, with 204,457 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled last month. Fiscal year-to-date TEU volume is up 9.7 percent, …
Jun 12, 2019 /  Curious