ESSAR Extends Engagement With Svitzer in Liverpool

ESSAR Extends Engagement With Svitzer in Liverpool

Svitzer, a leading provider of harbour and terminal towage to the global shipping industry, has entered a yearlong agreement with Essar Oil UK to provide towage service related to the Stanlow Manufacturing Complex in …
Sep 27, 2018 /  Vessels
Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

The shipment caps off more than a dozen projects HANSA HEAVY LIFT has carried out for Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd since 2011. HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported two fully-assembled ship-to-shore (STS) …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk Supply Service completes FSO tow and installation for Culzean field

Maersk Supply Service completes FSO tow and installation for Culzean field

Last week, hook up of the Alisa Floating Storage and Offloading unit (FSO) was successfully completed. This marks the final step of the FSO transportation and installation for the Culzean field, under the project …
Sep 19, 2018 /  Curious
LUKOIL’s Profit in H1’2018 Grew by 38% YoY to RUB 276.4 bln

LUKOIL’s Profit in H1’2018 Grew by 38% YoY to RUB 276.4 bln

PJSC LUKOIL has released its condensed interim consolidated financial statements for the three and six month periods ended 30 June 2018 prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards …
Aug 30, 2018 /  Finance
Eight Foreign-flagged Ships Under Detention in UK in July

Eight Foreign-flagged Ships Under Detention in UK in July

Eight foreign-flagged ships were under detention in UK ports during July 2018, after failing Port State Control (PSC) inspection, according to data provided by the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA). Namely, …
Aug 24, 2018 /  Curious
57 Ukrainian Seafarers Back Home

57 Ukrainian Seafarers Back Home

Through the joint efforts of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF), the Marine Transport Workers’ Trade Union of Ukraine (MTWTU), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and its diplomatic …
Aug 20, 2018 /  Accidents
Konecranes to deliver more electric RTGs to Luka Koper in Slovenia

Konecranes to deliver more electric RTGs to Luka Koper in Slovenia

The Port of Koper operator in Slovenia, Luka Koper d.d., has ordered five electric Konecranes RTG cranes. The cranes will be equipped with cable reels featuring an auto plug-in system. They will be delivered in the …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Ipswich welcomes UKD Orca for annual dredging campaign

Port of Ipswich welcomes UKD Orca for annual dredging campaign

ABP’s Port of Ipswich has welcomed the vessel UKD Orca for its annual maintenance dredging campaign as part of the company’s commitment to continually improving the operations and services it provides for …
Aug 9, 2018 /  Curious
British Ports Association to look at opportunities and challenges for coastal shipping

British Ports Association to look at opportunities and challenges for coastal shipping

The British Ports Association (BPA) will be holding a short targeted seminar on Thursday 29 November to discuss coastal shipping in the UK with ports and operators. In comparison with other transport modes, shipping is …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Vessels
Damen begins work on Marine Aggregate Dredger dredging system

Damen begins work on Marine Aggregate Dredger dredging system

Innovative vessel for CEMEX UK is first of next generation of marine aggregate dredgers Damen has begun work on the construction of the innovative dredging system for the first Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD). This …
Jul 13, 2018 /  Vessels