Traxens Trials Internet-of–Things (IoT) Network in a Port Environment for the First Time at MSC Terminal Valencia

Traxens Trials Internet-of–Things (IoT) Network in a Port Environment for the First Time at MSC Terminal Valencia

Pilot project from big data and fleet management specialist aimed at providing better overview of traffic at port for improved operational efficiency Traxens, a company providing high-value data and services for the …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Vessels
OOCL announces new Middle East / Indian Subcontinent – East Mediterranean Service (EM3)

OOCL announces new Middle East / Indian Subcontinent – East Mediterranean Service (EM3)

OOCL announced on Wednesday that the Company extends its East Mediterranean service network to the Middle East and Indian Subcontinent. The new Middle East / Indian Subcontinent – East Mediterranean Service (EM3) …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Delivery ceremony of Elio, the first LNG eco-friendly ferry ready to sail the Mediterranean

Delivery ceremony of Elio, the first LNG eco-friendly ferry ready to sail the Mediterranean

On November 17 the delivery ceremony of Elio - the first LNG eco-friendly ferry to sail the Mediterranean - was celebrated in Messina (Italy), organised by Gruppo Caronte & Tourist in the framework of the activity …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Ocean Network Express Expands the Partnership of Asia-South America Service

Ocean Network Express Expands the Partnership of Asia-South America Service

Ocean Network Express (ONE) announced yesterday the expansion of its Asia-South America service. The expansion sees a joint cooperation with Hapag Lloyd and Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) in the Asia-South America trade …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Vessels
OOCL introduces new Mediterranean and West Africa direct service

OOCL introduces new Mediterranean and West Africa direct service

OOCL introduces its new West Africa product, namely the Mediterranean - West Africa (MAF) from October 2018.   Caption: Container ship CALAIS TRADER - Image courtesy of Juan …
Oct 23, 2018 /  Curious
Shearwater GeoServices awarded two contracts, adding 7 vessel months

Shearwater GeoServices awarded two contracts, adding 7 vessel months

Shearwater GeoServices (Shearwater) has been awarded 3D surveys in the Mediterranean and South East Asia, adding 7 vessel months to the current backlog. The surveys will be starting in the first half of Q4 2018. The …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Vessels
France and Italy begin cleanup for Mediterranean fuel spill after the collision between RoRo Ulysse and CLS Virginia (Video)

France and Italy begin cleanup for Mediterranean fuel spill after the collision between RoRo Ulysse and CLS Virginia (Video)

French and Italian maritime authorities have begun cleaning up a fuel spill that has spread 20 kilometers (12.5 miles) in the Mediterranean Sea after two cargo ships collided north of the island of Corsica. Collision …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Accidents
ZIM to Introduce Improvements of its Cross-Atlantic Services

ZIM to Introduce Improvements of its Cross-Atlantic Services

ZIM announced earlier today changes and improvements of the services between the Mediterranean and the US East Coast & Canada, ZCA and ZCI. The upgrades are planned to start in December (subject to regulatory …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Curious
Rowan Norway awarded contract by Turkish Petroleum

Rowan Norway awarded contract by Turkish Petroleum

Rowan Companies plc (Rowan) (NYSE: RDC) announced today that the Rowan Norway, an N-Class ultra-harsh environment jack-up rig, has been awarded a two-well contract in the Mediterranean Sea by Turkish Petroleum with an …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Vessels
DFDS to invest DKK 300m to install scrubbers on 12 freight ferries deployed on freight routes in the Mediterranean

DFDS to invest DKK 300m to install scrubbers on 12 freight ferries deployed on freight routes in the Mediterranean

DFDS will in 2019 invest DKK 300m to install scrubbers on 12 freight ferries deployed on freight routes in the Mediterranean between Turkey, Italy, Greece and France. The investment will ensure compliance with the new …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Finance