Suez Canal Authority Extend it's Dry Bulk Vessels Tolls Reduction

Suez Canal Authority Extend it's Dry Bulk Vessels Tolls Reduction

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) pays more attention to its users best interest, and has recently taken steps towards being the safest, most secure, most reliable and most competitive compared to other …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Curious
The new Suez Canal experienced one of the hardest passage of a reared towed Offshore Support Vessel: FIRENZE FPSO

The new Suez Canal experienced one of the hardest passage of a reared towed Offshore Support Vessel: FIRENZE FPSO

The vessel paid $ 2.5 million for transit tolls Admiral Mohab Mamessh, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority, and Chairman of  Suez Canal Economic Zone, stated on Thursday that the Suez Canal witnessed the passage …
Dec 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Maersk to Send First Container Ship Through Arctic

Maersk to Send First Container Ship Through Arctic

Denmark’s Maersk said on Tuesday that it has plans to send the first container ship from East Asia to Europe via the Arctic Ocean. Maersk’s state-owned Chinese rival Cosco (CHDGF) has …
Aug 22, 2018 /  Curious
Suez Canal Economic Zone Authority and DP World sign agreement for development of Economic Zone in Sokhna, Egypt

Suez Canal Economic Zone Authority and DP World sign agreement for development of Economic Zone in Sokhna, Egypt

Admiral Mohab Mamish, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Chairman of the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone), and Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO, DP World, today signed a partnership agreement to …
Nov 8, 2017 /  Curious
Suez Canal Authority awards Royal IHC contract for two cutter suction dredgers

Suez Canal Authority awards Royal IHC contract for two cutter suction dredgers

The Egyptian Suez Canal Authority (SCA) has signed a contract with Royal IHC for the design and construction of two custom-built 29,190kW heavy-duty rock cutter suction dredgers (CSDs). The vessels will have an overall …
Oct 4, 2017 /  Vessels
Container ship MSC CLORINDA runs aground in Suez Canal

Container ship MSC CLORINDA runs aground in Suez Canal

Yesterday, the 14 000-TEUs container ship MSC CLORINDA ran aground on 145 kilometer mark of the Suez Canal, while transiting the waterway in northern direction. The incident occurred at around 06:20 LT on Jan 4. …
Jan 5, 2017 /  Accidents
Egypt’s Suez Canal considers charging leading shipping carriers in advance

Egypt’s Suez Canal considers charging leading shipping carriers in advance

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority is considering a new initiative that will see the world’s top container shippers pay tolls in advance, an official from the authority told Ahram Online. Negotiations are …
Oct 18, 2016 /  Curious
Suez Canal offers 45 per cent discounts for giant oil tankers en route to Arab Gulf

Suez Canal offers 45 per cent discounts for giant oil tankers en route to Arab Gulf

Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority offered up to 45 per cent discount to Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC) oil tankers en route from the United States to Arab Gulf countries through the canal. The authority said in a …
Jul 28, 2016 /  Vessels
Maersk Shams Refloated after Grounding in Suez Canal

Maersk Shams Refloated after Grounding in Suez Canal

The 2015-built container ship Maersk Shams, operating on a long-term time charter with the Danish shipping giant Maersk Line, was refloated in the evening hours on July 5 after it grounded in the Suez Canal earlier …
Jul 6, 2016 /  Accidents
Suez Canal sweetens rebates for boxships from US East Coast to Asia

Suez Canal sweetens rebates for boxships from US East Coast to Asia

The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) has further sweetened rebates for containerships sailing from the US East Coast to Southeast Asia and beyond as it seeks to stem of loss of business from lines deciding to sail via the Cape …
Jun 8, 2016 /  Curious