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Expansion of Aberdeen Harbour by Van Oord in full swing

Expansion of Aberdeen Harbour by Van Oord in full swing

Aberdeen Harbour Board has awarded two contracts for rock removal and revetment work for the Aberdeen South Harbour expansion …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
Karpowership launches first LNG-to-power project in Indonesia

Karpowership launches first LNG-to-power project in Indonesia

Karpowership has initiated its first LNG-to-Power operation in Amurang, Indonesia. On 20th September, the Powership Zeynep Sultan …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
Port of Antwerp focuses heavily on general cargo: search begun for breakbulk candidate for Churchill Dock

Port of Antwerp focuses heavily on general cargo: search begun for breakbulk candidate for Churchill Dock

The Churchill Dock, located in the middle of the port, is set to become a fully-fledged ‘Breakbulk Dock’. On the south side of …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
1,300-tonne LNG tank hoisted on board the Sajir

1,300-tonne LNG tank hoisted on board the Sajir

When a LNG tank weighing 1,300 tonnes was hoisted into the Sajir by a floating crane last weekend, it marked another milestone in …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
Hokkaido Electric Power takes delivery of first US LNG shipment

Hokkaido Electric Power takes delivery of first US LNG shipment

Japanese utility Hokkaido Electric Power has received its first US LNG shipment for its 569.4MW Ishikari-Shinko combined-cycle gas …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
Hyundai Heavy wins US$359 million order for 4 crude carriers

Hyundai Heavy wins US$359 million order for 4 crude carriers

Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering Co. said Tuesday that its shipbuilding unit Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. secured a …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp. Announces One Year VLCC Time Charter

Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp. Announces One Year VLCC Time Charter

Okeanis Eco Tankers Corp. (OET) has entered into a time charter contract with a leading national energy company for one of its …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces the Sale of a Kamsarmax Vessel

Scorpio Bulkers Inc. Announces the Sale of a Kamsarmax Vessel

Scorpio Bulkers, Inc. (NYSE: SALT) announced on Monday (Sep28) that the Company has entered into an agreement with an unaffiliated …
Sep 29, 2020 / Vessels
Solstad Offshore announces contract extensions with key clients in Norway

Solstad Offshore announces contract extensions with key clients in Norway

Solstad Offshore ASA (Solstad) has announced contract extensions with key clients Equinor and Aker BP. Equinor has declared an …
Sep 28, 2020 / Vessels
India's ONGC Awards 10-Year Charter for Armada Sterling FPSO

India's ONGC Awards 10-Year Charter for Armada Sterling FPSO

Malaysian offshore vessel operator Bumi Armada, has via its JV company with Shapoorji Pallonji, secured a ten-year charter for the …
Sep 28, 2020 / Vessels