Chevron hands over Port of Ashburton to Pilbara Ports Authority

Chevron hands over Port of Ashburton to Pilbara Ports Authority

Handover follows first shipment of LNG from Wheatstone Project last year Remaining port infrastructure transferred to State and will be adapted for wider cargo trade uses Port to sustain jobs from Wheatstone Project …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Curious
PIL upgrades Pakistan-Mundra Express Service

PIL upgrades Pakistan-Mundra Express Service

PIL announced yesterday the upgrading of existing Pakistan-Mundra Express Service – PMX, with effect from November 2018. This revamp provides an enhanced direct service between Central/South China and …
Nov 22, 2018 /  Vessels
Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar to convert three Balearia ferries from diesel to LNG Dual Fuel

Caterpillar Marine has announced that the Spanish shipping company Baleària, will be converting three ferries from Diesel to LNG dual fuel using Caterpillar and MaK solutions. Caterpillar Marine dealer Finanzauto …
Oct 24, 2018 /  Vessels
Huisman to deliver cutting-edge monopile gripper for Jan De Nul Group

Huisman to deliver cutting-edge monopile gripper for Jan De Nul Group

Last week, Huisman, the worldwide provider of step changing technical solutions, was awarded a contract by Jan De Nul Group for the delivery of the most advanced monopile gripper to date. The monopile gripper, which has …
Oct 15, 2018 /  Curious
New trade opportunity through Port of Dampier

New trade opportunity through Port of Dampier

Pilbara Ports Authority has received regulatory approval to support the export of ammonium nitrate through the Port of Dampier. The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) has issued Pilbara Ports …
Oct 10, 2018 /  Curious
France and Italy begin cleanup for Mediterranean fuel spill after the collision between RoRo Ulysse and CLS Virginia (Video)

France and Italy begin cleanup for Mediterranean fuel spill after the collision between RoRo Ulysse and CLS Virginia (Video)

French and Italian maritime authorities have begun cleaning up a fuel spill that has spread 20 kilometers (12.5 miles) in the Mediterranean Sea after two cargo ships collided north of the island of Corsica. Collision …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Accidents
NWSA welcomes first PIL vessel since 2014

NWSA welcomes first PIL vessel since 2014

Pacific International Lines’ Kota Pekarang arrived at The Northwest Seaport Alliance’s North Harbor on Saturday, Oct. 6, making its maiden voyage to Seattle. “The Northwest Seaport Alliance is …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Vessels
PIL and IBM step up their electronic bill of lading initiative

PIL and IBM step up their electronic bill of lading initiative

Singapore national carrier and technology giant readying for next phase of co-operation Pacific International Lines (Pte) Ltd (PIL), Singapore’s leading containership operator, collaborates with IBM Singapore …
Oct 5, 2018 /  All
Oil Spill Reported at Port Arthur after Accident Involving ARC RoRo

Oil Spill Reported at Port Arthur after Accident Involving ARC RoRo

An oil spill has been reported following an accident between U.S.-flagged RoRo vessel Endurance and Savage Pathfinder, a towing vessel,  at Dock 4 near Port Arthur, Texas, Wednesday evening, August 29. The United …
Aug 31, 2018 /  All
Port Authority of Rotterdam to replace slopes

Port Authority of Rotterdam to replace slopes

The Port of Rotterdam Authority is to replace a section of the slopes stretching over more than 9 kilometres that have been contaminated by the Bow Jubail oil spill. The Port Authority announced earlier that the damage …
Aug 10, 2018 /  Curious