Innovative Damen RSD Tug 2513 kicks-off introduction tour in Italy

Innovative Damen RSD Tug 2513 kicks-off introduction tour in Italy

The first of Damen’s revolutionary new RSD 2513 harbour tugs is kicking-off an introduction tour of European ports with visits to some of Italy’s most important ports plus the Grand Harbour at Malta. These …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Vessels
Tug Malta’s Damen ASD 2913 named in Malta

Tug Malta’s Damen ASD 2913 named in Malta

St. Angelo named in the presence of island’s Prime Minister On Friday, 9th February Tug Malta’s Damen ASD 2913 was named St. Angelo at a ceremony attended by the Prime Minister of Malta, Joseph Muscat, and …
Feb 14, 2018 /  Vessels
VOS Patience and VOS Partner chartered to TechnipFMC

VOS Patience and VOS Partner chartered to TechnipFMC

Vroon announced earlier today that VOS Patience and VOS Partner recently commenced a charter for TechnipFMC. Caption: Platform-supply vessel VOS Patience - Image courtesy of Vroon   The two platform-supply …
Nov 29, 2017 /  Vessels
Fincantieri delivers the upgraded offshore patrol vessel P61 to the Armed Forces of Malta

Fincantieri delivers the upgraded offshore patrol vessel P61 to the Armed Forces of Malta

Fincantieri delivered Offshore Patrol Vessel P61 to the Armed Forces of Malta, following upgrading activities carried out at the Group’s drydocking facility within the Port of Genoa. Caption: OPV P61 was …
Nov 28, 2017 /  Naval
Malta Freeport introduces new weekly container service to Brazil and Argentina

Malta Freeport introduces new weekly container service to Brazil and Argentina

Maltese importers and exporters are set to benefit from new trading opportunities to Brazil and Argentina following the introduction of a rapid weekly link by Malta Freeport Terminals. The Sirius Service, calling at six …
Oct 10, 2017 /  Curious
Video: Armada LNG Mediterrana arrives in Malta

Video: Armada LNG Mediterrana arrives in Malta

The LNG tanker that will be supplying gas to the new gas-fired power plant in Delimara has finally reached Malta and yesterday morning it slowly made its entrance at Marsaxlokk bay. The multimillion Armada LNG …
Oct 11, 2016 /  Vessels
Fishing trawler capsizes in Valletta after collision with heavy-lift cargo ship Maria; Three boats hit

Fishing trawler capsizes in Valletta after collision with heavy-lift cargo ship Maria; Three boats hit

A fishing trawler that was carrying fish bait for fish farms capsized in Grand Harbour (Valletta, Malta) yesterday afternoon after it was hit by a cargo ship. The incident happened at about 12.10pm LT at Laboratory …
Aug 10, 2016 /  Accidents
Malta LNG FSU Ready For Work

Malta LNG FSU Ready For Work

A sail away ceremony for the floating storage unit (FSU) Armada LNG Mediterrana was held in Singapore on Monday. The FSU will be dispatched in the coming days to Malta where it will be deployed at the Delimara LNG …
Aug 2, 2016 /  Curious
Controversial oil-deal tanker stopped outside Maltese waters

Controversial oil-deal tanker stopped outside Maltese waters

Maltese officials report that the oil tanker Distya Ameya which was loaded on Monday ( Apr 25) with 650,000 barrels of oil at the Hariga terminal in Tobruk has not tried to enter Maltese territorial waters. …
Apr 27, 2016 /  Vessels
Diana Containerships Announces the Sale of a Panamax Container Vessel, the m/v Hanjin Malta

Diana Containerships Announces the Sale of a Panamax Container Vessel, the m/v Hanjin Malta

Diana Containerships, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships, announced on Wednesday (Feb 17) that has signed, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, a Memorandum of Agreement to …
Feb 18, 2016 /  Vessels