Maersk Drilling awarded three-well drillship contract by POSCO International

Maersk Drilling awarded three-well drillship contract by POSCO International

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract for the 7th generation drillship Maersk Viking which will be employed by the POSCO International Corporation, a Korean operator, for a three-well campaign offshore Myanmar. The …
Oct 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Tankers Names 18th MR Unit

Maersk Tankers Names 18th MR Unit

Danish tanker owner and operator Maersk Tankers held a naming ceremony for Maersk Curacao, its eighth MR unit being delivered by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI). The naming ceremony was held at SHI’s shipyard in …
Oct 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Supply Service awarded integrated solutions project in Brazil

Maersk Supply Service awarded integrated solutions project in Brazil

Maersk Supply Service will provide an integrated mooring lines life extension solution for Shell’s FPSO Fluminense, including project management, engineering, interface management and offshore execution off the …
Oct 9, 2019 /  Curious
Cargill, Maersk Tankers and Mitsui & Co. collaborate to bring cost-effective global GHG reductions to shipping

Cargill, Maersk Tankers and Mitsui & Co. collaborate to bring cost-effective global GHG reductions to shipping

Cargill, Maersk Tankers and Mitsui & Co. have established a strategic collaboration to accelerate the reduction of global greenhouse gases (GHGs) within shipping. All three parties recognize the urgency required to …
Oct 9, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk Supply Service brings second I-class vessel to Mexico

Maersk Supply Service brings second I-class vessel to Mexico

Maersk Supply Service has secured a 1.5 year contract with Blue Marine Group to support Pemex from subsea support vessel Maersk Installer. Joining Maersk Implementer, the vessels will assist the national oil company in …
Oct 8, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Duqm receives Maersk’s debut container shipment

Port of Duqm receives Maersk’s debut container shipment

Port of Duqm has received Maersk’s debut container shipment in Duqm early this month. Port of Duqm sees Maersk’s entry to Duqm as a breakthrough since it puts Duqm further on the map as a destination for …
Oct 7, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk Product Tankers to purchase seven second-hand Handy vessels

Maersk Product Tankers to purchase seven second-hand Handy vessels

Maersk Product Tankers has entered an agreement to purchase seven second-hand Handy vessels. Built in Korea in 2009 and 2010, the vessels are of shallow drafted design with a good cargo intake and an increased …
Sep 25, 2019 /  Vessels
Maersk Drilling’s low-emission rig gets a six-month extension from Equinor

Maersk Drilling’s low-emission rig gets a six-month extension from Equinor

Yesterday (Sep19), Maersk Drilling announced that Equinor has exercised two options of two months each for the Maersk Intrepid jack-up rig to continue working at the Martin Linge field offshore Norway. In addition, the …
Sep 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Cargill and Maersk Tankers join forces in the Medium Range segment

Cargill and Maersk Tankers join forces in the Medium Range segment

Partnership increases scale, improves customer service, supports sustainable shipping and boosts earnings for partners Cargill and Maersk Tankers announce a strategic partnership that will improve flexibility for …
Sep 16, 2019 /  Curious
Heroin Worth $148 million males U.K. Biggest Ever Seizure

Heroin Worth $148 million males U.K. Biggest Ever Seizure

UK authorities seized almost 1.3 tons of heroin with a street value of £120 million ($148 million) from a container ship, in the nation's largest ever bust involving the drug. Officers from the …
Sep 5, 2019 /  Curious