Delta Mariner first to use deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of Rotterdam

Delta Mariner first to use deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of Rotterdam

Delta Mariner arrived at Koole (port number 4045) on 20 April. This tanker is the first 15-metre-draught vessel to arrive there. The vessel thus officially opened the deepened Nieuwe Waterweg at the Port of …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Vessels
FESCO and Sea Fishing Port Terminal will develop container transportation between St. Petersburg and Vladivostok

FESCO and Sea Fishing Port Terminal will develop container transportation between St. Petersburg and Vladivostok

FESCO Transportation Group (FESCO) and Sea Fishing Port Terminal LLC have agreed to develop regular rail container transportation between St. Petersburg and Vladivostok The parties signed the agreement of intent in the …
Apr 25, 2019 /  Curious
Serving the Australian grid: How RoRo delivered a generator to AGL’s Loy Yang power station

Serving the Australian grid: How RoRo delivered a generator to AGL’s Loy Yang power station

The Loy Yang A power station in Victoria currently generates 30% of Victoria’s power requirements every year. And when forwarder Fracht Sydney and Fracht Nuremberg needed to transport a refurbished Siemens …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Vessels
FESCO changes the rotation and the names of container lines from China and the Republic of Korea to Far Eastern ports

FESCO changes the rotation and the names of container lines from China and the Republic of Korea to Far Eastern ports

As part of the development of FESCO Fast Forward services, FESCO Transportation Group (FESCO) is optimizing the rotation and changing the names of regular shipping lines from China and the Republic of Korea to Russia. …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Long Beach Sets Course for Operational Excellence; Harbor Commission approves new Strategic Plan

Port of Long Beach Sets Course for Operational Excellence; Harbor Commission approves new Strategic Plan

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners this week approved an updated Strategic Plan for the Port of Long Beach, laying out the key goals and objectives for the nation’s second-busiest container seaport to …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Curious
Oceaneering Takes Delivery of the Ocean Evolution

Oceaneering Takes Delivery of the Ocean Evolution

Oceaneering International, Inc. (Oceaneering) announced on Monday (Apr22) that the company has taken delivery of the advanced subsea construction support vessel, Ocean Evolution.   The vessel has completed sea …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Vessels
Tanjung Bruas Port expands its services to container ships

Tanjung Bruas Port expands its services to container ships

Tanjung Bruas Port Sdn Bhd (TBP), a member of MMC Group, now offers Container ships services at its terminal, Tanjung Bruas Port. Caption: TBP recently welcomed the MV West Scent, the first Container vessel to …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Rotterdam catches up in innovation

Port of Rotterdam catches up in innovation

The businesses in the port of Rotterdam have successfully caught up with companies elsewhere in the Netherlands. This is just one of the results of the new edition of the Port Innovation Barometer, a large-scale, …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Newcastle statement on Newcastle cruise terminal funding

Port of Newcastle statement on Newcastle cruise terminal funding

Infrastructure NSW has advised that the $12.7 million funding for the Newcastle cruise terminal project is no longer available. Port of Newcastle has been working on this project on behalf of the NSW Government on the …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Cruise
North Carolina Ports Makes History, Welcomes First 12,000 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports Makes History, Welcomes First 12,000 TEU Vessel

North Carolina Ports made history Monday by welcoming its first-ever 12,000 TEU vessel to the Port of Wilmington. The ship, Kota Pekarang, is the largest capacity-wise to call the port. The Kota Pekarang is operated by …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Vessels