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SCHOTTEL to Open Service Center in Russia

SCHOTTEL to Open Service Center in Russia

A new service center is planned for Saint Petersburg to further strengthen OOO SCHOTTEL’s sound market position in Russia. In …
Sep 18, 2020 / Curious
Successful Launching of Cargo Vessel built by CIMC Raffles

Successful Launching of Cargo Vessel built by CIMC Raffles

On September 17, 2020, the launching ceremony for Antarctic Provider project was held on CIMC Raffles Yantai base. The project is …
Sep 18, 2020 / Vessels
Great Lakes Announces Receipt of $118.8 Million in Awarded Work

Great Lakes Announces Receipt of $118.8 Million in Awarded Work

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (Great Lakes) (NASDAQ:GLDD), the largest provider of dredging services in the United …
Sep 18, 2020 / Curious
One dead, 4 missing after cargo ship catches fire in Southeast Sulawesi

One dead, 4 missing after cargo ship catches fire in Southeast Sulawesi

One of six crew members aboard KM Yuliner was killed when the cargo ship burst into flames off the coast of South Buton regency, …
Sep 18, 2020 / Accidents
Maersk Drilling sets ambitious climate target

Maersk Drilling sets ambitious climate target

As part of an overall sustainability strategy, Maersk Drilling has set an ambitious target of lowering the intensity of CO2 …
Sep 18, 2020 / Vessels
Solstad Offshore receives early charter termination for Normand Maximus

Solstad Offshore receives early charter termination for Normand Maximus

Normand Maximus Operations Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Solstad Offshore ASA and disponent owner of the vessel “Normand …
Sep 18, 2020 / Vessels
Naming Ceremony Held for Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel

Naming Ceremony Held for Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel

On September 16, a naming ceremony was held at the Sakaide Works of Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. for Japan’s first LNG …
Sep 18, 2020 / Vessels
Port of Oakland import volume up for third straight month

Port of Oakland import volume up for third straight month

Import cargo volume increased for the third consecutive month at the Port of Oakland in August. The Port said on Thursday (Sep17) …
Sep 18, 2020 / Vessels
Keel laying of Tallink’s newest vessel MyStar takes place in Rauma Shipyard

Keel laying of Tallink’s newest vessel MyStar takes place in Rauma Shipyard

The construction of the new fast shuttle ferry for Tallink Grupp is progressing at the Rauma shipyard. The keel of Rauma Marine …
Sep 18, 2020 / Vessels
Tallink Grupp’s vessel Baltic Queen arrives in Riga for the first time

Tallink Grupp’s vessel Baltic Queen arrives in Riga for the first time

Tallink Grupp’s vessel Baltic Queen, which operated on the Tallinn-Stockholm route prior to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in …
Sep 18, 2020 / Vessels