BW Offshore: First Oil Produced by the BW Adolo FPSO

BW Offshore: First Oil Produced by the BW Adolo FPSO

BW Offshore announced yesterday that first oil from the BW Adolo FPSO was safely achieved on 16 September 2018, 18 months after the initial investment was made in the Dussafu license offshore Gabon. "We have achieved …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Victoria of Wight to be officially named by HRH The Countess of Wessex

Victoria of Wight to be officially named by HRH The Countess of Wessex

Wightlink’s brand new £30 million hybrid energy car ferry, Victoria of Wight, is to be officially named by HRH The Countess of Wessex on Thursday, September 20. The ceremony will take place at …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Seadrill Partners Announces Contract Award for the West Aquarius

Seadrill Partners Announces Contract Award for the West Aquarius

Seadrill Partners LLC (SDLP) has secured a one-well contract with multiple options with ExxonMobil Canada, Ltd., for the West Aquarius in Canada. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Backlog for the …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Incat Crowther Supplying Workboat Design for South African Special Forces

Incat Crowther Supplying Workboat Design for South African Special Forces

Incat Crowther announced earlier today a design contract with Cape Town-based shipbuilder Veecraft Marine for the supply of a 20m monohull workboat for the South African National Defense Force. The vessel will be tasked …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Naval
Yang Ming Launches New Container Vessel, 'YM Wellbeing'

Yang Ming Launches New Container Vessel, 'YM Wellbeing'

YM Wellbeing, a new 14,000 TEU full-container vessel built by Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., was named at a ceremony held on 18th September, 2018. Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. (Yang Ming) Chairman Bronson Hsieh and …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Keppel partners GTT on LNG solutions

Keppel partners GTT on LNG solutions

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has signed a Technical Assistance and License Agreement (TALA) with Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) that will enable the companies to jointly market liquefied natural gas …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Curious
Hyundai Heavy Industries to demonstrate new LNG system at Gastech in Spain

Hyundai Heavy Industries to demonstrate new LNG system at Gastech in Spain

South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries said on Monday it will hold Tech Forum for its global customers on the sidelines of Gastech Conference & Exhibition to be held in Barcelona, Spain on Wednesday. Gastech …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

Bakker Sliedrecht again involved in building offshore support vessel Bibby WaveMaster Horizon by Damen

After the successful commissioning of Service Operations Vessel (SOV) Bibby WaveMaster 1, Damen Shipyards started building its successor Bibby WaveMaster Horizon, purpose-built for the transfer and accommodation of …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
FKAB Reveals New Type of Mid Size 45000m3 LNG Carrier built for Saga LNG Shipping

FKAB Reveals New Type of Mid Size 45000m3 LNG Carrier built for Saga LNG Shipping

The 45 000 m3 LNG vessel for Saga LNG Shipping, built at China Merchants Heavy Industry, is getting more and more finalized. It has a patented LNG tank system named LNT A-BOX, developed by LNG New Technologies. This …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Georgia Ports Authority approves $92M rail expansion

Georgia Ports Authority approves $92M rail expansion

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) moved 375,833 Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit containers (TEUs) in August, an 8 percent increase over August 2017.  In addition, the GPA handled 86,200 intermodal TEUs, a 33 percent …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Curious