Total Signs An Agreement In View Of Developing An Integrated Gas Project In The Sultanate Of Oman

Total Signs An Agreement In View Of Developing An Integrated Gas Project In The Sultanate Of Oman

Total has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of Oman to develop natural gas resources in Oman. This MoU covers both upstream and downstream businesses. Total and Shell as operator will …
May 14, 2018 /  Curious
CEMEX UK Marine Limited signs contract with Damen for first Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500

CEMEX UK Marine Limited signs contract with Damen for first Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500

On 19th December in Southampton, Laurence Dagley, Director CEMEX UK Marine Limited signed a contract with Frank de Lange, Regional Sales Director of the Damen Shipyards Group for the delivery of the first Damen Marine …
Jan 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Iran, Oman launch Khorramshahr-Sohar shipping route

Iran, Oman launch Khorramshahr-Sohar shipping route

A new shipping route between Iran and Oman was launched on December 30. The Khorramshahr-Sohar shipping route was launched in the presence of a Board member and deputy of Iranian Ports and Maritime organization for …
Jan 2, 2018 /  Curious
Spotted: Heavy transformers from Belgium to Oman by Polytra

Spotted: Heavy transformers from Belgium to Oman by Polytra

Polytra N.V., member to the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for Belgium, arranged the loading for two transformers, each weighing 210 tonnes onto a barge from Mechelen and direct transshipment ex barge on board ocean …
Jan 2, 2018 /  Curious
SOHAR breaks container throughput record

SOHAR breaks container throughput record

Containers show double-digit year-on-year growth in Q2/2017 Over threefold growth in container throughput in just five years SOHAR Port and Freezone developing as key regional hub SOHAR has released new figures …
Aug 1, 2017 /  Curious
EU NAVFOR Confirms Attack by Suspected Pirates on Oil Tanker in Gulf of Oman – Vessel Now Safe

EU NAVFOR Confirms Attack by Suspected Pirates on Oil Tanker in Gulf of Oman – Vessel Now Safe

EU NAVFOR can confirm that oil tanker, MT NAVIG8 Providence, came under attack by suspected armed pirates on Thursday (Jun1, 2017) in the Gulf of Oman. MT NAVIG8 Providence was at sea 100 nautical miles east of Muscat …
Jun 2, 2017 /  Piracy
Oman Shipping sets up new VLCC chartering service

Oman Shipping sets up new VLCC chartering service

Oman Shipping Company (OSC), one of the biggest ship owners in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region, has set up a new commercial chartering desk offering its very large crude carrier (VLCCs) to major traders …
May 26, 2017 /  Curious
Oman Shipping Company obtains $227 million financing for purchase of new tankers

Oman Shipping Company obtains $227 million financing for purchase of new tankers

The funding covered the purchase of ten 50,000 dwt medium-range tankers, built by Hyundai Heavy Industries of South Korea. Oman Shipping Company, wholly owned by the Sultanate of Oman, has successfully raised $227 …
Mar 6, 2017 /  Finance
Oman Shipping Company Signs A Contract Of Affreightment With Shell International Eastern Trading Company

Oman Shipping Company Signs A Contract Of Affreightment With Shell International Eastern Trading Company

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) announced on Jan 15 that its subsidiary, Oman Charter Company (OCC), has entered into a contract of affreightment (COA) agreement with Shell International Eastern Trading Company (Shell) for …
Jan 17, 2017 /  Curious
Boskalis receives LOI for EUR 480 million port development project in Oman

Boskalis receives LOI for EUR 480 million port development project in Oman

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has received a Letter of Intent to Award a contract for the development of the port of Duqm in Oman. The contract with a value of approximately EUR 480 million will be awarded …
Jan 16, 2017 /  Vessels