Port of Oakland shatters 11-year-old record for November imports

Port of Oakland shatters 11-year-old record for November imports

On track for another record-breaking year, but cautious about 2019 The Port of Oakland had its busiest November ever for imports in 2018, shattering an 11-year-old record. The Port said Friday that it handled the …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
YILPORT Holding Wins Port Operator Award at Lloyd’s List Global Awards

YILPORT Holding Wins Port Operator Award at Lloyd’s List Global Awards

Yilport Holding, a subsidiary of Yildirim Group of Companies, won Port Operator Award at Lloyd’s List Global Awards presented on December 11 at the Hilton Hotel on Park Lane, London. Yilport became the first ever …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
Milaha unveils large plans to upgrade its shipyard in Mesaieed

Milaha unveils large plans to upgrade its shipyard in Mesaieed

Milaha has selected Royal HaskoningDHV, a leading independent, international project management and engineering consultancy firm based in the UK and the Netherlands, to develop plans to upgrade its Shipyard facilities in …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
APM Terminals sets operational record in Los Angeles

APM Terminals sets operational record in Los Angeles

APM Terminals set a new North American operations record this month with 27,846 TEUs handled on one vessel. This represents a complete discharge of the vessel for import cargo and a complete new load of export …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
The first shore-to-ship electrical supply connection in Eastern Mediterranean to kick-off at the port of Killini in Greece (Video)

The first shore-to-ship electrical supply connection in Eastern Mediterranean to kick-off at the port of Killini in Greece (Video)

The first shore-to-ship electrical supply connection in Eastern Mediterranean to kick-off at the port of Killini in Greece on Thursday 20th December 2018. The Ro-pax Fior Di Levante will plug into the first shore …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
First non-EU ship recycling yards join EU List of approved facilities

First non-EU ship recycling yards join EU List of approved facilities

LEYAL and LEYAL-DEMTAS join the EU list following independent verification from LR The European Commission published the fourth version of the ‘European List of ship recycling facilities’ last week, adding …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Brownsville Foreign Trade Zone Ranks Second in Value of Exports

Port of Brownsville Foreign Trade Zone Ranks Second in Value of Exports

For the third straight year, Foreign Trade Zone No. 62 (FTZ) at the Port of Brownsville ranks second in the nation for the value of exports, according to the U.S. Foreign-Trade Zones (FTZ) Board’s annual report to …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Curious
Tomini opens crew management centre in Delhi to transform crewing operations

Tomini opens crew management centre in Delhi to transform crewing operations

Tomini has opened a crew management centre in Delhi, to develop an in-house model and transform its approach to crew management. Caption: Bulk carrier Tomini Harmony - Image courtesy of miranda reiffers te …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Curious
Energy Observer Vessel Fitted with Oceanwings® Wingsails, the Solution Devised by VPLP and CNIM to Decarbonize Maritime Transport

Energy Observer Vessel Fitted with Oceanwings® Wingsails, the Solution Devised by VPLP and CNIM to Decarbonize Maritime Transport

One year after signature of the technological partnership between VPLP Design and CNIM, Oceanwings®, a new wind propulsion method, is coming to industrial maturity. Energy Observer, the first hydrogen-powered vessel …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious
CMA CGM receives the Environment Award at Lloyd’s List Global Awards

CMA CGM receives the Environment Award at Lloyd’s List Global Awards

CMA CGM, an industry leader recognized for its initiatives for the protection of the environment and the energy transition The CMA CGM Group, a worldwide leading shipping group has been awarded the Environment Award at …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious