Suez Canal Authority Extend it's Dry Bulk Vessels Tolls Reduction

Suez Canal Authority Extend it's Dry Bulk Vessels Tolls Reduction

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) pays more attention to its users best interest, and has recently taken steps towards being the safest, most secure, most reliable and most competitive compared to other …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Curious
The new Suez Canal experienced one of the hardest passage of a reared towed Offshore Support Vessel: FIRENZE FPSO

The new Suez Canal experienced one of the hardest passage of a reared towed Offshore Support Vessel: FIRENZE FPSO

The vessel paid $ 2.5 million for transit tolls Admiral Mohab Mamessh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, and Chairman of  Suez Canal Economic Zone, stated on Thursday that the Suez Canal witnessed the passage …
Dec 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Suez Canal Economic Zone Authority and DP World sign agreement for development of Economic Zone in Sokhna, Egypt

Suez Canal Economic Zone Authority and DP World sign agreement for development of Economic Zone in Sokhna, Egypt

Admiral Mohab Mamish, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Chairman of the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone), and Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO, DP World, today signed a partnership agreement to …
Nov 8, 2017 /  Curious
Suez Canal Authority awards Royal IHC contract for two cutter suction dredgers

Suez Canal Authority awards Royal IHC contract for two cutter suction dredgers

The Egyptian Suez Canal Authority (SCA) has signed a contract with Royal IHC for the design and construction of two custom-built 29,190kW heavy-duty rock cutter suction dredgers (CSDs). The vessels will have an overall …
Oct 4, 2017 /  Vessels
Suez Canal sweetens rebates for boxships from US East Coast to Asia

Suez Canal sweetens rebates for boxships from US East Coast to Asia

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) has further sweetened rebates for containerships sailing from the US East Coast to Southeast Asia and beyond as it seeks to stem of loss of business from lines deciding to sail via the Cape …
Jun 8, 2016 /  Curious
Are ships really avoiding the Suez?

Are ships really avoiding the Suez?

While the Nile River has frequently been described by Egyptians as the country’s lifeline, the Suez Canal could be considered the pulse of the Egyptian economy. The canal has recently become the economy’s …
Mar 31, 2016 /  Curious
Egypt Inaugurates New Suez Shipping Lane

Egypt Inaugurates New Suez Shipping Lane

A new shipping lane in the Suez Canal, which is parallel to Egypt’s Port Said and allows ships to sail in both directions to effectively lower sailing times, has been inaugurated by the Suez Canal …
Feb 26, 2016 /  Curious
East Port Said Canal’s Inauguration Set for Feb 24th, 2016

East Port Said Canal’s Inauguration Set for Feb 24th, 2016

Suez Canal Authority (SCA) Chairman Mohab Mamish said on Monday last week that February 24th was set as a date for the official inauguration of East Port Said Canal. Port Said Shipyard is being developed in order to be …
Feb 23, 2016 /  Curious
Suez Canal Reports Hitting New Day Record With 70 Vessels

Suez Canal Reports Hitting New Day Record With 70 Vessels

Mohab Mamish, who is chairman of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA), made the announcement that the Suez Canal managed to hit a new record with 70 ships with a 4-million-ton capacity crossing the canal. Roughly 34 vessels …
Sep 8, 2015 /  Curious
Egypt to allow 24-h Access To East Port Said With New side channel near Suez Canal

Egypt to allow 24-h Access To East Port Said With New side channel near Suez Canal

Egypt intends to give permission for 24-hour passing of smaller vessels in the Mediterranean direct access to East Port Said instead of just eight hours a day. It will happen by opening a side channel near the Suez …
Jul 29, 2015 /  Curious