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
NORDEN boosts Middle East activities with new 3-year contract

NORDEN boosts Middle East activities with new 3-year contract

Supporting NORDEN’s continued growth, the company has signed a 3-year Contract of Affreightment (COA) with Qatari chemical firm Qatar Vinyl Company commencing in the second quarter of 2019. Caption: Norden's …
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
Royal IHC signs contract with Port Authority of Douala

Royal IHC signs contract with Port Authority of Douala

Royal IHC has signed a contract with Cameroon’s Port Authority of Douala (PAD) for the delivery of an IHC Beaver® 50 cutter suction dredger and Delta Multi Craft 1450 work boat. An important aspect of the …
May 23, 2019 /  Curious
Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Irving Shipbuilding yesterday released the following statement in response to Government of Canada’s announcement that the company will build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
TOTE Services Awarded Marad Contract To Develop National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (Video)

TOTE Services Awarded Marad Contract To Develop National Security Multi-Mission Vessel (Video)

TOTE Services, an affiliate of TOTE, LLC (TOTE) and an industry leader in ship management, marine operations and vessel services, has been awarded a contract by the Maritime Administration (MARAD) to manage construction …
May 23, 2019 /  Curious
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
ONE Inaugurates Joint Venture Magenta Singapore Terminal with PSA Singapore

ONE Inaugurates Joint Venture Magenta Singapore Terminal with PSA Singapore

An Inauguration was held on 13 May 2019 for the Magenta Singapore Terminal, a joint venture terminal between Ocean Network Express (ONE) and PSA Singapore (PSA), to operate four mega container berths at Pasir Panjang …
May 23, 2019 /  Curious
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
Diana Shipping Signs Time Charter Contract for mv Baltimore with Koch

Diana Shipping Signs Time Charter Contract for mv Baltimore with Koch

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, Wednesday (May22) announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels