Epic Gas Completes Acquisition of two ships

Epic Gas Completes Acquisition of two ships

Epic Gas Ltd. (Epic Gas), the leading LPG shipping solutions company, Friday (Jul12) announced that it has completed the acquisition of two of the four ships that it previously referenced in April 2019. Caption: LPG …
Jul 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Fremantle Port welcomes first of two giant container ships

Fremantle Port welcomes first of two giant container ships

Two of the largest-capacity container ships to ever visit Australia are making calls to the Fremantle Inner Harbour this month and the first, Maersk Skarstind, arrived in Fremantle Monday night (15 July). MSC Elma …
Jul 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Victoria Shipyards signs contract to maintain Canada’s West Coast-based Halifax-class Frigates

Victoria Shipyards signs contract to maintain Canada’s West Coast-based Halifax-class Frigates

Seaspan’s Victoria Shipyards has signed a contract to perform Docking Maintenance work on the Royal Canadian Navy’s (RCN) fleet of Halifax-class frigates. This work has been executed by Victoria Shipyards for …
Jul 17, 2019 /  Vessels
Keppel secures contracts from repeat customers worth around S$130 million

Keppel secures contracts from repeat customers worth around S$130 million

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) and Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), secured contracts from repeat customers worth …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Curious
Maiden Call by Marella Cruises At The Port of Kiel

Maiden Call by Marella Cruises At The Port of Kiel

International guests go on day trips in Schleswig-Holstein and Hamburg Maiden call by Marella Cruises in Kiel. In the early Tuesday morning (16th July) the cruise ship Marella Explorer (see also CruiseMapper) …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Qatargas Delivers 3000th LNG Cargo To Japan

Qatargas Delivers 3000th LNG Cargo To Japan

Qatargas, announced earlier today a historic milestone as it successfully delivered the 3,000th Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) cargo to Japan since the first-ever Qatari shipment was delivered to Kawagoe LNG Receiving …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Curious
Tersan Shipyard goes green for coastal cruise ships

Tersan Shipyard goes green for coastal cruise ships

Oslo-based TMC Compressors of the Seas (TMC) has signed a deal to deliver its energy-efficient marine compressed air systems to two new cruise vessels Tersan Shipyard is building for Norwegian shipowner Havila Kystruten …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Curious
Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

Wärtsilä chosen for another environmentally sustainable hopper dredger from Damen Shipyards

The technology group Wärtsilä has again been selected by the Netherlands-based shipbuilding company Damen Shipyards Group to provide the main propulsion solutions for a large Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD). The …
Jul 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho bags order for 2 LNG-fueled bulk carriers

Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries Co., a local shipbuilder, said Thursday (Jul11) it has clinched a deal to build two bulkers fueled by liquefied natural gas (LNG). Under the deal with H-Line Shipping Co., a midsize …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious
Hapag-Lloyd launches new Africa service

Hapag-Lloyd launches new Africa service

Middle East-India-Africa Express (MIAX) to start operations in October 2019 Hapag-Lloyd is expanding its African liner services and will offer its MIAX (Middle East-India-Africa Express) service starting in October …
Jul 15, 2019 /  Curious