NGO Shipbreaking Platform publishes list of ships dismantled worldwide in 2017

NGO Shipbreaking Platform publishes list of ships dismantled worldwide in 2017

According to new data released Tuesday by the NGO Shipbreaking Platform, 835 large ocean-going commercial vessels were sold to the scrap yards in 2017. 543 were broken down – by hand – on the tidal beaches of …
Feb 22, 2018 /  Curious
PSA Marine awarded 15-year contract to provide vessel support services at Summit LNG FSRU terminal, Bangladesh

PSA Marine awarded 15-year contract to provide vessel support services at Summit LNG FSRU terminal, Bangladesh

Summit Power International Pte. Ltd. (SPI), Singapore, today announced that its subsidiary, Summit LNG Terminal Co. (Pvt) Limited (Summit LNG) has awarded a 15-year contract to PSA Marine Bangladesh Pte. Ltd. (“PSA …
Jan 5, 2018 /  Curious
Jan De Nul Group enters into JV Company agreement with the Payra Port Authority to proceed with EUR 550mln port dredging contract

Jan De Nul Group enters into JV Company agreement with the Payra Port Authority to proceed with EUR 550mln port dredging contract

Jan De Nul Group (JDN) has signed on Monday 11 December 2017 a Joint Venture Company agreement with its partner Payra Port Authority (PPA) for the Payra Deep-sea Port dredging project in the presence of the Honourable …
Dec 12, 2017 /  Curious
Milaha Launches Feeder Service Between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

Milaha Launches Feeder Service Between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

Milaha has announced the launch of a direct feeder service between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Colombo and Chittagong will be the 7th and 8th new ports of call for Milaha this year, and is part of the significant service …
Nov 23, 2017 /  Curious
Bangladesh shortlists Trafigura, Gunvor for two LNG import terminals

Bangladesh shortlists Trafigura, Gunvor for two LNG import terminals

Bangladesh has shortlisted global commodity traders Trafigura and Gunvor to arrange the installation of two floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminals in 2018 as the country transforms into a major LNG …
Sep 14, 2017 /  Curious
Damen Shipyards Group again successfully delivers multiple dredgers to Bangladesh

Damen Shipyards Group again successfully delivers multiple dredgers to Bangladesh

Following various dredgers recently delivered in Bangladesh, and the successfully organised Damen Dredging Seminar last month in Dhaka where her Excellency Mrs Leoni Cuelenaere, the Dutch Ambassador to Bangladesh was the …
Sep 5, 2017 /  Curious
Excelerate Energy Completes Important Milestone for the Moheshkhali Floating LNG Terminal

Excelerate Energy Completes Important Milestone for the Moheshkhali Floating LNG Terminal

Bangladesh’s First LNG Import Terminal on Schedule to Open in Early 2018 Following the execution of definitive agreements with Petrobangla (Bangladesh Oil, Gas & Mineral Corporation) earlier this year, …
Dec 14, 2016 /  Curious
Bangladeshi man found locked in container at Vizag port

Bangladeshi man found locked in container at Vizag port

In a shocking incident, a Bangladeshi national was found locked in a container that reached the port in Visakhapatnam after 12 days, local police said on Friday. Md R Hussain (26), a resident of Vikrampur village …
Oct 24, 2016 /  Curious
FINCANTIERI Delivers The First Two OPVs To The Bangladesh Coast Guard

FINCANTIERI Delivers The First Two OPVs To The Bangladesh Coast Guard

Fincantieri has delivered Thursday (Aug4) at its shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia) the first two units part of the supply contract of four Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV), to the Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG), through …
Aug 5, 2016 /  Naval
Bangladesh, Thailand Plans Direct Coastal Shipping

Bangladesh, Thailand Plans Direct Coastal Shipping

Bangladesh and Thailand are planning to launch direct coastal shipping, connecting the Chittagong Port in the Bay of Bengal with the Ranong Port in the East of the Andaman coast in south-western …
Feb 12, 2016 /  Curious