Spanish ferry company Balearia begins LNG retrofit work on its first ferry of six, to be converted to LNG operation

Spanish ferry company Balearia begins LNG retrofit work on its first ferry of six, to be converted to LNG operation

Spanish ferry company Baleària has begun retrofitting its Nápoles ferry, the first of the company’s six ships to be converted to liquified natural gas (LNG) operation. The ferry arrived at the …
Nov 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Panama Canal Sets New Milestone, Transits Three LNG Vessels in One Day

Panama Canal Sets New Milestone, Transits Three LNG Vessels in One Day

The Panama Canal Administration announces that it successfully transited three LNG vessels through its Neopanamax locks on April 17, 2018, marking a first for the waterway. Images courtesy of Panama Canal …
Apr 20, 2018 /  Vessels
GasLog Partners LP announces acquisition of GasLog Gibraltar for $207M and repayment of intercompany loan

GasLog Partners LP announces acquisition of GasLog Gibraltar for $207M and repayment of intercompany loan

GasLog Partners LP (NYSE:GLOP) (GasLog Partners) and GasLog Ltd. (NYSE:GLOG) (GasLog) announced today that they have approved entering into two agreements: For the Partnership to purchase from GasLog 100% of the …
Mar 21, 2018 /  Finance
New record for the largest vessel ever to call APM Terminals Pipavav

New record for the largest vessel ever to call APM Terminals Pipavav

The 10,100 TEU capacity Maersk Gibraltar arrived at APM Terminals Pipavav on June 16th, marking both the first call of Maersk Line's ME1 Service to the facility, and a new record for the largest vessel ever to call …
Jun 26, 2017 /  Vessels
Gibraltar Port welcomes its largest ship

Gibraltar Port welcomes its largest ship

This week the Port of Gibraltar played host to its largest ever visitor. The container ship TRITON, on its way from Rotterdam in the Netherlands to the Far East via the Suez Canal called into the Western Anchorage for …
Jun 15, 2017 /  Vessels
Cruise ship TUI Discovery 2 sails into Gibraltar

Cruise ship TUI Discovery 2 sails into Gibraltar

Gibraltar welcomed the latest inaugural call by a cruise ship last Saturday morning when the TUI Discovery 2 sailed into port. TUI Discovery 2 was built in 1995 and operated by Royal Caribbean as the Legend of the Seas …
May 31, 2017 /  Cruise
ConRo vessel GRANDE SENEGAL troubled at Gibraltar harbor

ConRo vessel GRANDE SENEGAL troubled at Gibraltar harbor

Ro-ro cargo vessel GRANDE SENEGAL broke off moorings Monday evening (Feb 20, 2017) at Gibraltar harbor under strong winds, and started to drift in the harbor. Ro-Ro Cargo Ship Grande Senegal - Image courtesy …
Feb 22, 2017 /  Accidents
Gibraltar Port Reports Another Year of Growth

Gibraltar Port Reports Another Year of Growth

The Gibraltar Port Authority (GPA) has reported another year of growth across most areas of activity following its performance review for 2016. Against the backdrop of a slowdown in global economic activity, …
Jan 10, 2017 /  Curious
Gibraltar Port Sees Record Number of Superyachts

Gibraltar Port Sees Record Number of Superyachts

This weekend saw a total of twenty superyachts calling in at Gibraltar as the flow of these prestigious vessels from the Mediterranean to the Caribbean reaches its peak.  Image courtesy of Gibraltar Port …
Dec 6, 2016 /  Curious
Gibraltar Port Joins Marine LNG Society

Gibraltar Port Joins Marine LNG Society

Gibraltar Port Authority has joined the Society for Gas as a Marine Fuel, said Fabian Picardo, the chief minister of the British overseas territory located on the southern end of the Iberian Peninsula, next to …
Nov 11, 2016 /  Curious