Dana Gas spuds high-potential exploration well in the eastern Mediterranean in Egypt concession area

Dana Gas spuds high-potential exploration well in the eastern Mediterranean in Egypt concession area

Dana Gas PJSC, the Middle East's largest regional private sector natural gas company, Tuesday announced it has commenced drilling operations on 20 May at its Merak-1 well, offshore Egypt. The location is in 755 meters of …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy wins US$390-million order for 2 LNG carriers

Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., said Thursday it received a US$390-million order to build two liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. Caption: A LNG carrier built by South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Halifax Shipyard to build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast Guard

Irving Shipbuilding yesterday released the following statement in response to Government of Canada’s announcement that the company will build two Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ships for the Canadian Coast …
May 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Port Houston Continues Its Growth Momentum

Port Houston Continues Its Growth Momentum

Citing continued increases in tonnage, including resin exports, Port Houston Executive Director Roger Guenther provided a report of solid operating results to the Port Commission of the Port of Houston Authority, at its …
May 23, 2019 /  Curious
Diana Shipping Signs Time Charter Contract for mv Baltimore with Koch

Diana Shipping Signs Time Charter Contract for mv Baltimore with Koch

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, Wednesday (May22) announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

GasLog cuts steel for X-DF LNG carrier at Samsung Heavy

Monaco-based LNG shipper GasLog has cut the first steel for its newbuild liquefied natural gas carrier at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard. GasLog said in a brief statement through its social media channels that …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
K-Line Announces Delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd

K-Line Announces Delivery of Coal Carrier “MIYAGAWA MARU” for JERA Global Markets Pte. Ltd

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd., Tokyo, (K-Line) announced on Tuesday the delivery of MIYAGAWA MARU, a 100,000 DWT-type special coal carrier at Marugame Shipyard of Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., Japan on 21 May …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
CMA CGM to upgrade its EUROSAL XL service between North Europe, the Caribbean and South America West Coast

CMA CGM to upgrade its EUROSAL XL service between North Europe, the Caribbean and South America West Coast

CMA CGM announced earlier today the upgrade of its EUROSAL XL service connecting North Europe with the Caribbean and South America West Coast. Caption: Container ship CMA CGM JEAN GABRIEL - Image courtesy …
May 22, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Zeebrugge sets new record with maiden call of OOCL United Kingdom

Port of Zeebrugge sets new record with maiden call of OOCL United Kingdom

With the maiden call of ms OOCL United Kingdom at Cosco Shipping Ports Terminal Zeebrugge early in the morning of May 18, a new record was set in the port of Zeebrugge. The 21,413 Teu vessel is the largest container …
May 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Improved Sustainability Initiatives Inches the Panama Canal Closer to a Carbon Neutral Future

Improved Sustainability Initiatives Inches the Panama Canal Closer to a Carbon Neutral Future

Enhancements are in line with the Canal's carbon reduction commitments, the International Maritime Organization's emissions reduction strategy and the Paris Agreement. The Panama Canal Authority, Monday (May 20), …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious