Port of Los Angeles sets all-time record with 952,554 TEUs in October

Port of Los Angeles sets all-time record with 952,554 TEUs in October

The Port of Los Angeles processed 952,554 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) in October 2018, a 27.2 percent increase compared to October 2017. It was the most cargo handled in a single month in the Port’s …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Curious
Fleet Cleaner wins Maritime Innovation Award 2018 (Video)

Fleet Cleaner wins Maritime Innovation Award 2018 (Video)

At the Maritime Awards Gala organized in Amsterdam, The Netherlands on November 12th, Fleet Cleaner has been awarded with the prestigious Maritime Innovation Award 2018! The respected jury calls it a true maritime …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Curious
Chiquita Renews Contract with the Port of Hueneme

Chiquita Renews Contract with the Port of Hueneme

Chiquita sticks with Hueneme, signing a long-term contract with the Port. The new contract builds on their thriving business relationship which began in 2004. Oxnard Harbor District President Mary Anne Rooney stated, …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Curious
Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

Wärtsilä launches SceneScan, the first targetless laser sensor for offshore wind farms

SceneScan Monopole is the first laser sensor developed for offshore wind farm applications where the need for installing fixed reflective targets is eliminated. This ground-breaking technology is designed to increase …
Nov 15, 2018 /  Curious
ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB has won its first marine automation system contract for a cruise ferry in China, after the technology package for Chinese-built Viking Line vessel has been extended to include the ABB Ability™ System …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu), has on 2 November commissioned its large floating C dock. After the final tests had been carried out in the morning, the C Dock was submerged onto the equalized seabed. DSCu …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
TechnipFMC Signs a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron

TechnipFMC Signs a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron

TechnipFMC has signed a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron.  Caption: Offshore support vessel Deep Arctic (Image for illustrative purposes only) - Photo credits: TechnipFMC   This 5-year …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
Savannah achieves all-time record in October

Savannah achieves all-time record in October

Fiscal year to date (July - Oct.2018) growth at 8 percent The Port of Savannah moved more container cargo in October than any other month in its history, with 413,800 twenty-foot equivalent container units crossing its …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

LR has presented STX with approval in principle for a 50k dwt MR tanker design capable of using LNG as a fuel. This development is the result of close collaboration between STX and LR. STX incorporated an LNG-fuelled …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

Following the strategic agreement signed between COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry Co.,Ltd (CHI) and GTT last year, as a part of the plan, CHI and GTT have signed the Technical Service Agreement (TSA) on November 8 in …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious