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SEATRUCK meets demand with larger ferries; Key crossing capacity increased by 30%

SEATRUCK meets demand with larger ferries; Key crossing capacity increased by 30%

A €100 million investment by Seatruck Ferries, Clipper Group's Irish Sea freight specialist, will increase capacity on Warrenpoint to Heysham route by 30%. Seatruck will deploy two larger freight ferries on the …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Curious
Equinor awards light well intervention contract to Akofs Offshore vessel - Akofs Seafarer

Equinor awards light well intervention contract to Akofs Offshore vessel - Akofs Seafarer

Akofs Offshore has been awarded a contract for light well intervention services using the Akofs Seafarer vessel for all Equinor-operated licences in the period 2020 to 2025. Caption: Geir Sjøberg (right), …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Irish Continental Group concludes an additional €80Mln financing facility with EIB for the construction of the second new vessel

Irish Continental Group concludes an additional €80Mln financing facility with EIB for the construction of the second new vessel

Irish Continental Group PLC (ICG) announces that it has concluded an additional financing facility with the European Investment Bank (EIB). Caption: Hull 777 (under construction) Year Expected Delivery: …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Finance
GasLog Partners LP Announces New Charter Agreement With Cheniere Energy, Inc.

GasLog Partners LP Announces New Charter Agreement With Cheniere Energy, Inc.

GasLog Partners LP (NYSE:GLOP) (GasLog Partners) announced today that it has entered into a new multi-year time charter for the GasLog Sydney with a wholly owned subsidiary of Cheniere Energy, Inc. (Cheniere) scheduled …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Vessels
MOL to Make Full-scale Move into Subsea Support Vessel Business by Acquiring Stake in AKOFS of Norway

MOL to Make Full-scale Move into Subsea Support Vessel Business by Acquiring Stake in AKOFS of Norway

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that MOL and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. have entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire shares in AKOFS Offshore AS, which is owned by Akastor ASA. After in-kind …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Curious
Hyundai Merchant Marine signs Letter of Intent for its mega containership orders

Hyundai Merchant Marine signs Letter of Intent for its mega containership orders

On June 15th, Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has signed its letter of intent for its mega containership orders with three shipyards – Hyundai Heavy Industries, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) and …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk launches a new line to the Middle East from Fos

Maersk launches a new line to the Middle East from Fos

Maersk, the world's leading shipping company, is continuing its development in Marseille Fos with a new direct service to the Middle East. This new service will offer calls to the main markets of the Middle East and will …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean adds Adelaide on the Australia service

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean adds Adelaide on the Australia service

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) is adding Adelaide to its Europe via North America to Australia service. On Europe via North America to Australia service, WW Ocean already call into Brisbane, Fremantle, Melbourne …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Curious
Koper remains the most important port for Austria

Koper remains the most important port for Austria

According to the data published by the Austrian specialized magazine Verkehr in June, the Austrian economy relied predominantly on Port of Koper also in 2017. With 7.1 million tonnes handled in 2017, Luka Koper's …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Curious
US Coast Guard monitoring and investigating generator fire on freighter Paul R. Tregurtha

US Coast Guard monitoring and investigating generator fire on freighter Paul R. Tregurtha

The Coast Guard received a report of a generator fire aboard the Motor Vessel Paul R. Tregurtha, a 1,013-foot bulk carrier freighter, at 4:20 a.m. Monday. The vessel master reported the fire extinguished at 5:30 a.m. …
Jun 19, 2018 /  Accidents