Acta Marine named its third Walk to Work Construction Support Vessel in Den Helder

Acta Marine named its third Walk to Work Construction Support Vessel in Den Helder

Wednesday May 22nd, Mrs. Marianne van Oord named the vessel Acta Centaurus. Centaurus being one of the stellar constellations in the northern hemisphere. The ceremony took place in Den Helder with many guests attending …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., said Thursday it received a US$390-million order to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. Caption: A LNG carrier built by South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Port Everglades Chosen for Commissioning of USS Paul Ignatius

Port Everglades Chosen for Commissioning of USS Paul Ignatius

Broward County’s Port Everglades will host the U.S. Navy’s Commissioning Ceremony of its newest Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, the USS Paul Ignatius, on Saturday, July 27, 2019. Tuesday, the Broward County …
May 23, 2019 /  Naval
Port Houston Continues Its Growth Momentum

Port Houston Continues Its Growth Momentum

Citing continued increases in tonnage, including resin exports, Port Houston Executive Director Roger Guenther provided a report of solid operating results to the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority, at its …
May 23, 2019 /  Curious
GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

Monaco-based LNG shipper GasLog has cut the first steel for its newbuild liquefied natural gas carrier at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard. GasLog said in a brief statement through its social media channels that …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
EnscoRowan Awarded $180 Million by Arbitration Tribunal

EnscoRowan Awarded $180 Million by Arbitration Tribunal

Ensco Rowan plc (NYSE: ESV) (EnscoRowan) announced on Thursday (May16) that an arbitration tribunal has awarded the Company $180 million in damages in its proceedings against Samsung Heavy Industries, a shipyard in South …
May 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Ocean Infinity to support project for Shell

Ocean Infinity to support project for Shell

Ocean Infinity, the next generation seabed survey and ocean exploration company, announced on Wednesday that it will be supporting its partner ‘Guardian Geomatics’ on an extensive hydrographic project for …
May 17, 2019 /  Curious
NYK Participates in First LNG Bunkering Operation in the Setouchi and Kyushu Areas of Western Japan

NYK Participates in First LNG Bunkering Operation in the Setouchi and Kyushu Areas of Western Japan

Yesterday, NYK, together with Kyushu Electric Power Co. Inc., Saibu Gas Co. Ltd., and The Chugoku Electric Power Co. Inc., successfully conducted a truck-to-ship liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering demonstration at the …
May 16, 2019 /  Curious
New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named

On May 14, a naming ceremony was held at the Nagasaki shipyard of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier that NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own.** The ceremony was attended …
May 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Sharjah Container Terminal welcomes MAG Pearl on maiden call

Sharjah Container Terminal welcomes MAG Pearl on maiden call

The M.V. MAG Pearl offers a direct service between Sharjah’s Port Khalid and the Port of Abu Al Fulus in Iraq, contributing to the strengthening of business links between the two regional trade hubs. Sharjah …
May 15, 2019 /  Vessels