Maersk Honam reaches anchorage outside Jebel Ali Port

Maersk Honam reaches anchorage outside Jebel Ali Port

The Maersk liner vessel Maersk Honam, which was hit by a serious fire on 6 March, will reach anchorage outside the Jebel Ali Port (UAE) on Tuesday 24 April 2018. The fire broke out around 900 nautical miles southeast of …
Apr 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Kotug names the world’s biggest Rotor®tug ART 100-46 - RT Raven

Kotug names the world’s biggest Rotor®tug ART 100-46 - RT Raven

The RT Raven is managed by KT-Maritime Services Australia, owned by the KOTUG group, and will be deployed by ConocoPhillips in the Bayu Undan field, north of Australia. The vessel is designed by Robert Allan Ltd and …
Jan 22, 2018 /  Vessels
GoodBulk takes delivery of Capesize bulk carrier Aquaenna

GoodBulk takes delivery of Capesize bulk carrier Aquaenna

GoodBulk Ltd. (GoodBulk) (N-OTC: BULK) an owner and operator of dry bulk vessels announced yesterday that it took delivery of the Aquaenna, a 2011 built Capesize vessel of 175,975 dwt built by Jinhai, CHN, on January 9, …
Jan 11, 2018 /  Vessels
Hutchison Ports assumes operation of Ahmed Bin Rashid Port in The Emirate of Umm Al Quwain

Hutchison Ports assumes operation of Ahmed Bin Rashid Port in The Emirate of Umm Al Quwain

The Government of Umm Al Quwain and Hutchison Ports announced on November 10 that the Hong Kong-based port operator has been awarded a concession to operate Ahmed Bin Rashid Port in Umm Al Quwain (UAQ), a key entry-exit …
Nov 14, 2017 /  Curious
Hutchison Ports Celebrates New Terminal Operation at Saqr Port in Ras Al Khaimah

Hutchison Ports Celebrates New Terminal Operation at Saqr Port in Ras Al Khaimah

Hutchison Ports announced earlier today the official commencement of its terminal operation at Saqr Port in the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK), located in the northern United Arab Emirates (UAE). Under the new …
Nov 6, 2017 /  Curious
Cooperation agreement signed between Port of Fujairah and Dutch Port companies

Cooperation agreement signed between Port of Fujairah and Dutch Port companies

Port of Amsterdam, STC-Group Holding and Iskes Towage & Salvage signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Amsterdam with Port of Fujairah (PoF), one of the largest oil storage and bunkering hubs in the world. The …
Oct 19, 2017 /  Curious
Abu Dhabi launches digital gateway for its 2030 vision

Abu Dhabi launches digital gateway for its 2030 vision

Abu Dhabi Ports has introduced a digital platform to drive the United Arab Emirates’ port trade towards the country’s 2030 vision. The Maqta Gateway has become part of the port’s infrastructure, …
Oct 11, 2017 /  Curious
DP World To Help In Development Of Indonesian Ports

DP World To Help In Development Of Indonesian Ports

DP World has signed an agreement in Indonesia to advise on the development of two ports, strengthening the UAE’s position in the world’s largest Muslim country. The port operator announced on Monday that it …
Jul 18, 2017 /  Finance
Albwardy Damen name change announced

Albwardy Damen name change announced

Albwardy Marine Engineering and Damen Shipyards Sharjah have officially brought both brands together under one umbrella – Albwardy Damen. The newly-named venture will continue to provide its services with the same …
Jan 30, 2017 /  Curious
Gulf Navigation Holding – announces “Northern Project” Expansion of its operations in the Northern emirates

Gulf Navigation Holding – announces “Northern Project” Expansion of its operations in the Northern emirates

Gulf Navigation (GulfNav) announces the initiation of studies for large expansion of its operations in the northern region of the United Arab Emirates consisting of a set of comprehensive maritime activities, (the GNH …
Dec 5, 2016 /  Curious