Spotted: State-of-the-art vessel Color Hybrid named in Sandefjord

Spotted: State-of-the-art vessel Color Hybrid named in Sandefjord

The Color Hybrid (see also CruiseMapper) was named on 23 August in Sandefjord. The lady sponsor, the prime minister of Norway, Erna Solberg, made an appearance on the screen for a virtual naming of the vessel, with …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Konecranes wins combined order for yard and quay cranes in the Philippines

Konecranes wins combined order for yard and quay cranes in the Philippines

Kudos Trucking Company has ordered two Konecranes Noell Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes and two Konecranes Gottwald Model 5 Mobile Harbor Cranes (MHCs) for their terminal in Davao City, the Philippines. Konecranes …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Curious
Eesti Energia To Use Klaipeda LNG Terminal Services

Eesti Energia To Use Klaipeda LNG Terminal Services

In September, the fourth user – Eesti Energia, an Estonian energy trader in the Baltic States, Finland, Sweden and Poland - will start using services of Klaipėda LNG Terminal, which is operated by KN, oil and …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Curious
Klaveness CLEANBU MV Baru successfully made the first switch from wet to dry cargo

Klaveness CLEANBU MV Baru successfully made the first switch from wet to dry cargo

The first cargo switch for Company’s new CLEANBU fleet This week Klaveness CLEANBU MV Baru successfully made the first switch from wet to dry cargo, the first cargo switch for Company’s new CLEANBU fleet. …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
NorthStar Midstream to Form LNG Marine Transportation Company – Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to build 5,400 cubic meter LNG barge for East Coast route

NorthStar Midstream to Form LNG Marine Transportation Company – Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to build 5,400 cubic meter LNG barge for East Coast route

NorthStar Midstream, a portfolio company of funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., announced yesterday (Aug22) the formation of Polaris New Energy (PNE), a marine transportation company focused on the …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Portico Welcomes Back Geest Line And Responsibility For The Nation’s Bananas

Portico Welcomes Back Geest Line And Responsibility For The Nation’s Bananas

Eastern Caribbean shipping firm Geest Line is returning to Portsmouth two years after relocating to Dover. Its fleet handles all kinds of general cargo from tiny perishables to large project machinery, both container …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Curious
Trafigura agrees sale of a fleet of Suezmax Tankers to Frontline

Trafigura agrees sale of a fleet of Suezmax Tankers to Frontline

Trafigura Marine Logistics (TML), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Trafigura Pte Ltd (Trafigura), today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell ten Suezmax tankers built in 2019 to Frontline Ltd. (Frontline) …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
MPI Resolution started blade repair campaign in offshore wind farm

MPI Resolution started blade repair campaign in offshore wind farm

Offshore installation vessel MPI Resolution recently started its work for the Prinses Amaliawindpark in the Netherlands. MPI Offshore, a subsidiary of Van Oord, has been contracted to repair and upgrade all of the blades …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
World’s largest all-electric ferry completes its maiden trip

World’s largest all-electric ferry completes its maiden trip

Ferries are rapidly adopting electric powertrains as the first few all-electric ferries in operation are proving to be doing an excellent job. Now we’ve learned of a new all-electric ferry, reportedly the …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels
Supramax Bulk Carrier Star Damon joins GriegMaas Fleet 

Supramax Bulk Carrier Star Damon joins GriegMaas Fleet 

On the 20th of August, Grieg Star received its new Supramax, the Star Damon. The day after we deliver our old open hatch vessel, the Star Fuji, for recycling. On the 21st of August, Grieg Star delivered the 34-year-old …
Aug 23, 2019 /  Vessels