Scandlines installs Norsepower’s Rotor Sail solution on board hybrid ferry

Scandlines installs Norsepower’s Rotor Sail solution on board hybrid ferry

Scandlines drives investment in wind propulsion technology on board the M/V Copenhagen reducing further carbon emissions.  Ferry operator Scandlines announced earlier today that it has signed an agreement with …
Aug 14, 2019 /  Curious
Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) sign contract for the delivery of a further three equipment packages with IAS/PMS to ESVAGT

Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) sign contract for the delivery of a further three equipment packages with IAS/PMS to ESVAGT

Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) has signed a contract for the delivery of a further three equipment packages with IAS/PMS to ESVAGT, a pioneer in offshore wind. This will be vessels number eight, nine and ten …
Aug 13, 2019 /  Curious
Transport Canada fines vessels for breaking speed limit in Gulf of St. Lawrence

Transport Canada fines vessels for breaking speed limit in Gulf of St. Lawrence

Endangered whales such as the North Atlantic right whale deserve to live in a safe environment in Canadian waters. That is why the Government of Canada has introduced several measures to address the risks they face from …
Aug 13, 2019 /  Vessels
Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA: Delivery of CLEANBU vessel MV Barracuda

Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA: Delivery of CLEANBU vessel MV Barracuda

On the 29th of July, Klaveness Combination Carriers ASA (KCC) took delivery of the MV Barracuda from New Yangzi Shipyard in China. The MV Barracuda is the second of eight contracted CLEANBU vessels that will be delivered …
Jul 31, 2019 /  Vessels
Peel Ports Sheerness Master Plan reaches significant milestone with demolition works and new timber facilities

Peel Ports Sheerness Master Plan reaches significant milestone with demolition works and new timber facilities

Peel Ports Group has reached a significant milestone at the Port of Sheerness Wellmarsh development as operations commence at a state-of-the-art timber treatment facility.  Over the past 12 months, Peel Ports has …
Jul 26, 2019 /  Vessels
DP World and Maspion Group Sign Preliminary Agreements for US1.2 Billion Port and Industrial Logistics Park in Indonesia

DP World and Maspion Group Sign Preliminary Agreements for US1.2 Billion Port and Industrial Logistics Park in Indonesia

DP World and Maspion Group sign preliminary agreements in ceremony attended by Indonesia’s President and Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince. Two preliminary agreements between global trade enabler DP World and …
Jul 25, 2019 /  Curious
King Abdullah Port Receives 28 Cranes To Increase Annual Capacity of Container Terminals to 5 Million TEU

King Abdullah Port Receives 28 Cranes To Increase Annual Capacity of Container Terminals to 5 Million TEU

In the largest commercial operation of its kind in the history of KSA, King Abdullah Port has received 28 state-of-the-art Liebherr cranes to start the expansion of the container terminals. The latter was decided through …
Jul 25, 2019 /  Curious
Sea Machines and MARAD Enter into Agreement to Demonstrate Capabilities of Autonomous Tech Installed Aboard an MSRC Spill-Response Vessel

Sea Machines and MARAD Enter into Agreement to Demonstrate Capabilities of Autonomous Tech Installed Aboard an MSRC Spill-Response Vessel

Boston-based Sea Machines Robotics has entered into a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Maritime Administration (MARAD) to demonstrate the ability of Sea Machines’ autonomous …
Jul 24, 2019 /  Curious
Parkwind and Jan De Nul start works for the 219 MW offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast 

Parkwind and Jan De Nul start works for the 219 MW offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast 

Construction works for the seventh offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast have started. Developer Parkwind and marine contractor Jan De Nul Group announce that offshore seabed preparation works have commenced for the …
Jul 22, 2019 /  Vessels
MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

MOL LNG Carrier Rescues Castaway

1 Survivor Saved from Wrecked Yacht off Philippines TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) yesterday announced that on July 1, the MOL-operated LNG carrier Energy Advance safely rescued a castaway in the Pacific Ocean …
Jul 18, 2019 /  Vessels