EGA, Abu Dhabi Ports open dedicated container freight station at Khalifa Port

EGA, Abu Dhabi Ports open dedicated container freight station at Khalifa Port

Emirates Global Aluminium and Abu Dhabi Ports have launched a facility that will reduce trucking of EGA’s aluminium within the Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi, KIZAD, by over 290,000 kilometres per year, reducing …
Apr 4, 2018 /  Curious
New Catamaran Passenger Ferry in Operation on Sydney Harbour

New Catamaran Passenger Ferry in Operation on Sydney Harbour

Incat Crowther announced on Wednesday that the 27m Catamaran Passenger Ferry, Nancy Wake, has been delivered to the Australian Public Company Sealink, and has commenced operations on Sydney Harbour. Built by Aluminium …
Dec 13, 2017 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther Delivers First Pair of 20m Catamaran Passenger Ferries to Nigeria

Incat Crowther Delivers First Pair of 20m Catamaran Passenger Ferries to Nigeria

Incat Crowther announced earlier today the delivery of two 20m catamaran passenger ferries, Confidence 1 and Confidence 2. The vessels are the first in a series of four vessels built by SAM Aluminium in …
Mar 23, 2017 /  Vessels
Strategic Marine selects MTU gas engines from Rolls-Royce for new Doeksen catamarans

Strategic Marine selects MTU gas engines from Rolls-Royce for new Doeksen catamarans

At SMM International Maritime Trade Fair in Hamburg, representatives of the Singaporean shipyard Strategic Marine and Rolls-Royce signed a contract on 7 September for the delivery of four MTU gas engines for …
Sep 8, 2016 /  Curious
AUSTAL Wins First Ferry Contract In New Chinese Joint Venture

AUSTAL Wins First Ferry Contract In New Chinese Joint Venture

Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) announced earlier today the award of the first ferry contract to Aulong Shipbuilding, a joint venture company by Austal and Guandong Jianglong Shipbuilding of Zhuhai, China. Less than …
Aug 18, 2016 /  Vessels
RUSAL and Maersk Line sign letter of intent

RUSAL and Maersk Line sign letter of intent

UC RUSAL, a leading global aluminium producer, and Maersk Line, the world's largest container shipping company, Thursday (Jun 02) announced they have signed a three year letter of intent for long-term cooperation in the …
Jun 3, 2016 /  Curious
Strategic Marine Secures EU€44m (USD50.1m) Contract For Two LNG-powered Aluminium Catamarans

Strategic Marine Secures EU€44m (USD50.1m) Contract For Two LNG-powered Aluminium Catamarans

Triyards Holdings Limited (Triyards) through its subsidiary, Strategic Marine has secured a new contract with Rederij Doeksen (Royal Doeksen) for the construction of two LNG-powered aluminium catamarans. The new …
Apr 11, 2016 /  Vessels