Port of Baltimore receives $2.4 million from EPA to help promote clean air

Port of Baltimore receives $2.4 million from EPA to help promote clean air

Funding Will Go Towards Replacement of Dray Trucks, Cargo-Handling Equipment and Repowering of Marine Engines The Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore was awarded $2.4 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection …
Jan 10, 2019 /  Finance
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
Port of Baltimore awarded $6.6 million in federal funding to develop second deep berth for supersized ships

Port of Baltimore awarded $6.6 million in federal funding to develop second deep berth for supersized ships

State and Ports America Chesapeake Funding Will Also Contribute To Allow Port to Accommodate Two Large Ships Simultaneously Governor Larry Hogan Friday (Dec 07) announced that the Maryland Department of Transportation …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Goliat field support vessel Stril Barents to switch to battery power

Goliat field support vessel Stril Barents to switch to battery power

Eni Norge AS and Simon Møkster Shipping have reached an agreement to ensure significant reductions in the fuel consumption of the vessel Stril Barents supporting the Goliat field. A system including Shore Power …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels
Damen signs with Rimorchiatori Spezzini for two tugs ASD 2411

Damen signs with Rimorchiatori Spezzini for two tugs ASD 2411

Rimorchiatori Spezzini, a subsidiary of the Scafi Group, has contracted Damen Shipyards Group for two new Damen ASD Tugs 2411. The order comes as part of Scafi’s plans to expand its fleet in response to the newly …
Nov 20, 2018 /  Curious
APM Terminals’ Moín Container Terminal (MCT) receives first vessel (Video)

APM Terminals’ Moín Container Terminal (MCT) receives first vessel (Video)

APM Terminals’ Moín Container Terminal (MCT) in Costa Rica has been granted permission by the National Council of Concessions (CNC) to start commercial operations at its first deep-sea berth. This is a key …
Oct 29, 2018 /  Vessels
WALLEM and ZEABORN Ship Management choose Verifavia Shipping for EU MRV and IMO DCS verification, plus IT system certification

WALLEM and ZEABORN Ship Management choose Verifavia Shipping for EU MRV and IMO DCS verification, plus IT system certification

WALLEM and ZEABORN Ship Management choose Verifavia Shipping for EU MRV and IMO DCS verification, plus IT system certification Verifavia, the world's leading emissions verification company for the transport sector …
Oct 23, 2018 /  Curious
Stena Bulk confirms scrubber order with Bluesoul

Stena Bulk confirms scrubber order with Bluesoul

Stena Bulk has now signed a turnkey exhaust gas scrubber solution agreement with Chinese Bluesoul to equip its Suezmax and IMOIIMAX fleets. In total, Stena Bulk will equip 15 vessels with scrubbers and have an additional …
Oct 16, 2018 /  Curious
Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company (ACSC) continues to expand its operations in international waters

Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company (ACSC) continues to expand its operations in international waters

The issue of expanding the activities of the Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company in foreign waters commissioned by President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev in order to eliminate dependence on a single market, …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Vessels
Tanker Jabbar Hashimov placed into commission after overhaul at Zigh Shipyard and Repair Plant

Tanker Jabbar Hashimov placed into commission after overhaul at Zigh Shipyard and Repair Plant

The tanker Jabbar Hasimov owned by the Transport Fleet of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company underwent a complete overhaul. As part of the overhaul undertaken by Zigh Shipyard and Repair Plant, the underwater and …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Vessels