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
Robert Allan Ltd. to design series of new RAstar 3300 Tugs for Turkey’s TOR Group

Robert Allan Ltd. to design series of new RAstar 3300 Tugs for Turkey’s TOR Group

Robert Allan Ltd. announced on Tuesday (Dec 11) that it has signed a contract with Turkey-based TOR Group of Companies (TOR), for the design of a series of new RAstar 3300 tugs. These three tugs will be the first …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious
Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

Industry First as ADNOC Co-Loads LPG and Propylene onto Same Vessel in Ruwais

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, Tuesday (Dec 11), it has safely completed the first co-loading of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and Propylene onto the same vessel, which was docked in Ruwais, the …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious
Worldwide statutory agencies select fully certified REMBRANDT marine simulator

Worldwide statutory agencies select fully certified REMBRANDT marine simulator

The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board’s (NTSB) Office of Marine Safety (OMS), has adopted the REMBRANDT full mission simulator following adoption from other statutory marine agencies. Earlier in the year …
Dec 13, 2018 /  Curious
Damen signs with Port Nelson for ASD Tug 2411

Damen signs with Port Nelson for ASD Tug 2411

New tug increases capabilities in support of port expansion project On 10th December, Damen sales manager Sjoerd de Bruin signed a contract with Port Nelson CEO Martin Byrne in New Zealand. Damen will deliver an ASD Tug …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Curious
COSCO SHIPPING Ports and Abu Dhabi Ports Inaugurate CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal; Launch the largest Container Freight Station in the Middle East

COSCO SHIPPING Ports and Abu Dhabi Ports Inaugurate CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal; Launch the largest Container Freight Station in the Middle East

COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited (COSCO SHIPPING Ports or “CSP”, HKEX stock code:1199, a leading port operator in the world, Monday held the inauguration ceremony for the CSP Abu Dhabi Terminal with Abu Dhabi …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Curious
Most chosen for LNG newbuilds, the Alfa Laval GCU exceeds 100 units sold

Most chosen for LNG newbuilds, the Alfa Laval GCU exceeds 100 units sold

The Alfa Laval Gas Combustion Unit (GCU) has been chosen for boil-off gas management on more than half of the LNG carriers built during 2018. This brings the total number of GCUs sold to well over 100 units, with new …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Curious
GTT receives an order for the tank design of two new LNG carriers

GTT receives an order for the tank design of two new LNG carriers

GTT has received an order from a Korean shipyard concerning the tank design of two new 174,000 m3 LNG carriers, on behalf of a European ship-owner. The delivery of the ships is planned for the first semester of …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Curious
Army Corps Crews Begin Dredging Six Baltimore Harbor Channels

Army Corps Crews Begin Dredging Six Baltimore Harbor Channels

Crews will begin removing approximately 2 million cubic yards of material this week from shipping channels leading to the Port of Baltimore as part of a contract managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore …
Dec 12, 2018 /  Curious