Blue Water and MODEC entered into a Master Freight Forwarding Services Agreement for the supply of worldwide logistics services on future FPSO platform projects

Blue Water and MODEC entered into a Master Freight Forwarding Services Agreement for the supply of worldwide logistics services on future FPSO platform projects

In April 2018, Blue Water and MODEC entered into a Master Freight Forwarding Services Agreement In April 2018, Blue Water and MODEC Offshore Production Systems (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (MOPS) entered into a Master Freight …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Curious
Eidesvik awarded contract for Viking Neptun

Eidesvik awarded contract for Viking Neptun

Eidesvik has been awarded a contract for Viking Neptun for term work with Ocean Installer AS with commencement early 2020 and 2021 respectively. Caption: Offshore support vessel Viking Neptun - Image courtesy of …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Cruises Co. Ltd., an NYK Group company, welcomed aboard children with rare, serious diseases and their family members — 74 in total — for a Christmas event on board Asuka II (see also CruiseMapper) …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Cruise
Panama Canal welcomed its 5,000th Neopanamax vessel through the waterway

Panama Canal welcomed its 5,000th Neopanamax vessel through the waterway

Monday (Dec 10), the Panama Canal welcomed its 5,000th Neopanamax vessel through the waterway: the 13,345 TEU containership COSCO Faith. Caption: Containership Cosco Faith The 366 m x 46.2 m ship transited the …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for Three LNG Carriers with MC

NYK Concludes Long-term Charter Agreement for Three LNG Carriers with MC

NYK has signed long-term contracts with Diamond Gas International Pte. Ltd. (DGI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) located in Singapore, for DGI to charter from NYK three newly built liquefied …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Signs Agreement with Port of Itaqui

Panama Canal Signs Agreement with Port of Itaqui

The Panama Canal signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Port of Itaqui, located in the northeastern region of Brazil, to promote the shipment of grains and other cargoes in the commercial route between the north …
Dec 11, 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
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. & American Shipping Company ASA Jointly Announce Extension of Tanker Charters

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. & American Shipping Company ASA Jointly Announce Extension of Tanker Charters

Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) and American Shipping Company (Oslo Stock Exchange: AMSC / OTCQX: ASCJF) yesterday jointly announced that OSG has exercised options to extend its charter agreements with AMSC …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative launches new platform to drive responsible ship recycling

Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative launches new platform to drive responsible ship recycling

Monday (Dec 10), industry leaders and the non-profit organization Sustainable Shipping Initiative announced the launch of the Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative’s (SRTI) online platform, a tool for sharing …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Curious
Eni started production from the Vandumbu field in Block 15/06 offshore Angola, through West Hub N’Goma FPSO

Eni started production from the Vandumbu field in Block 15/06 offshore Angola, through West Hub N’Goma FPSO

Eni started production from the Vandumbu field in Block 15/06, approximately 350 km North West of Luanda and 130 km West of Soyo, through West Hub N’Goma FPSO. Caption: N'Goma FPSO - Image courtesy …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels