Rowan announces contract with Cantium for the Rowan EXL III jack-up rig

Rowan announces contract with Cantium for the Rowan EXL III jack-up rig

Rowan Companies plc (Rowan) (NYSE: RDC) announced that the Rowan EXL III, an EXL Class high specification jack-up rig, has been awarded a six-month contract from Cantium in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Caption: Rowan …
Aug 13, 2018 /  Vessels
CNCo expands North America presence with new office in Vancouver

CNCo expands North America presence with new office in Vancouver

The China Navigation Company (CNCo), celebrated the official opening of its new branch office in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on 9 August 2018. Caption: CNCo Vancouver opening ceremony   The …
Aug 13, 2018 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

US Coast Guard medevacs man from cargo ship west of Tampa Bay

The US Coast Guard medevaced a 22-year-old man from a cargo ship 35 miles west of Tampa Bay, Tuesday. Medevaced was Shuklendra Singh, 22, from India. Caption: Self Discharging Bulk Carrier Bahama Spirit - Image …
Aug 1, 2018 /  Accidents
Seaway Loads First VLCC Ship

Seaway Loads First VLCC Ship

Seaway Crude Pipeline Company LLC, operated by Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD), today announced the loading of its first Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC), which has the capacity of approximately 2 million …
Jun 29, 2018 /  Vessels
Steel-cutting ceremony for new RAstar 3800-DF design at Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard, China

Steel-cutting ceremony for new RAstar 3800-DF design at Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard, China

On June 15th 2018, a steel-cutting ceremony took place for a RAstar 3800-DF (dual-fuel) at Jiangsu Zhenjiang Shipyard in China. This first-ever RAstar 3800-DF tug is the 10th custom designed vessel by Robert Allan Ltd. …
Jun 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Egypt

Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Egypt

Subsea 7 announced today the award of a sizeable(1) engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning contract by Burullus Gas Company for the West Delta Deep Marine Phase 9b development project, offshore …
Jun 13, 2018 /  Curious
Keppel to build South East Asia’s first LNG bunkering vessel

Keppel to build South East Asia’s first LNG bunkering vessel

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd, has secured a contract from FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel O&M and Shell Eastern Petroleum …
Jun 6, 2018 /  Vessels
MPA Awards S$6 Million to FueLNG Pte Ltd and Pavilion Gas Pte Ltd to Drive Ship-to-Ship Bunkering

MPA Awards S$6 Million to FueLNG Pte Ltd and Pavilion Gas Pte Ltd to Drive Ship-to-Ship Bunkering

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has awarded S$6 million to FueLNG Pte Ltd and Pavilion Gas Pte Ltd for the building of two Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunker vessels, in a move that will help promote …
Jun 5, 2018 /  Vessels
ABS Clients Lead the Way in SubM Compliance Across the U.S.

ABS Clients Lead the Way in SubM Compliance Across the U.S.

The first towing vessels to receive COIs in four US Coast Guard Districts are all ABS clients The first towing vessel owners to receive US Coast Guard (USCG) Certificates of Inspection (COIs) demonstrating SubM …
Jun 4, 2018 /  Curious
Compagnie Maritime Monégasque and Damen join forces to introduce Fast Marine Access in Brazil

Compagnie Maritime Monégasque and Damen join forces to introduce Fast Marine Access in Brazil

Compagnie Maritime Monégasque (CMM) and Damen Shipyards Group (Damen) have joined forces to introduce a fast, safe and reliable Fast Marine Access crew change solution for the Brazilian market using a Damen FCS …
May 23, 2018 /  Curious