NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Welcomes Families From Hope&Wish Aboard Christmas-Decorated Asuka II

NYK Cruises Co. Ltd., an NYK Group company, welcomed aboard children with rare, serious diseases and their family members — 74 in total — for a Christmas event on board Asuka II (see also CruiseMapper) …
Dec 11, 2018 /  Cruise
MOL LNG Carrier LNG Fukurokuju Rescues Castaway

MOL LNG Carrier LNG Fukurokuju Rescues Castaway

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that on November 26, the MOL-operated LNG carrier LNG Fukurokuju safely rescued a castaway 330km off New Ireland, Papua New Guinea. Caption: LNG carrier Fukurokuju - …
Dec 10, 2018 /  Vessels
FESCO transported 24 000 tons to Chukotka under the northern delivery of cargoes-2018

FESCO transported 24 000 tons to Chukotka under the northern delivery of cargoes-2018

FESCO Transportation Group completed transportation of cargo for Chukotka Autonomous Okrug during the northern delivery-2018 and delivered 24 000 tons of national economic goods to the region. FESCO transport vessels …
Dec 6, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Sunderland: North East ports set to get smart and go digital

Port of Sunderland: North East ports set to get smart and go digital

Five North East ports are to pilot a range of innovative digital solutions to boost trade and tourism, stimulate renewable energy and foster economic growth. The Smart Port North East Testbed will see the Port of …
Dec 5, 2018 /  Curious
Cammell Laird Shortlisted with UK Team for Fleet Solid Support Shipbuilding Project

Cammell Laird Shortlisted with UK Team for Fleet Solid Support Shipbuilding Project

Cammell Laird has been shortlisted as part of a syndicate of British firms, to compete to build three Fleet Solid Support ships for the UK Ministry of Defence. Defence Minister Stuart Andrew announced the shortlist …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Naval
New contract strengthens ESVAGT’s market position in the UK

New contract strengthens ESVAGT’s market position in the UK

ESVAGT strengthens its market share in the UK sector ESVAGT has been awarded a contract from Serica Energy for standby duties on the Bruce field located in the UK Central North Sea. The contract will be covered by …
Dec 3, 2018 /  Vessels
Subsea 7 awarded frame agreement extension offshore UK

Subsea 7 awarded frame agreement extension offshore UK

Subsea 7 S.A. Monday (Nov26) announced the award of a sizeable(1) three-year extension of an existing DSVi(2) frame agreement, with seven North Sea clients: Chevron North Sea Limited, Dana Petroleum (E&P) Limited, …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Curious
Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Introduces Vessel View VR on VLCC Suzukasan

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Introduces Vessel View VR on VLCC Suzukasan

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) Thursday (Nov 08) announced the introduction of the Vessel View VR, a virtual reality system that allows for virtual visits on the VLCC Suzukasan (delivered on October 12, …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
First delivery by Titan LNG in German Port of Mukran

First delivery by Titan LNG in German Port of Mukran

Titan LNG, the leading LNG supplier to marine and industrial users in North West Europe, has successfully completed the first-ever LNG bunker delivery at Mukran Port on the island of Rügen in the Baltic …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Curious
Walk to work vessel Kasteelborg christened in port of Den Helder

Walk to work vessel Kasteelborg christened in port of Den Helder

On the Nieuwediepkade in the port of Den Helder, the second Walk to Work vessel in the fleet of Wagenborg Offshore was unveiled on Thursday 25 October 2018. The Walk to Work Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel …
Oct 26, 2018 /  Vessels