Economic Boost For Belfast as MJM Group Delivers Azamara Pursuit Success

Economic Boost For Belfast as MJM Group Delivers Azamara Pursuit Success

Luxury cruise liner, Azamara Pursuit, the third ship in the Azamara Club Cruises fleet, has left Belfast following a successful refit at the hands of MJM Group. Caption: Passenger (cruise) ship Azamara Persuit - Image …
Jul 30, 2018 /  Cruise
First for MJM Group and Royal Caribbean as Luxury Cruise Liner set to Drydock in Belfast

First for MJM Group and Royal Caribbean as Luxury Cruise Liner set to Drydock in Belfast

MJM Group, a world-leading fit-out specialist, headquartered in Northern Ireland has signed an historic, multi-million-pound contract with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd and operator Azamara Club Cruises®. This will …
Jan 9, 2018 /  Cruise
Seaboard Marine Delivers Dragon Fruit from Ecuador, a First for Florida

Seaboard Marine Delivers Dragon Fruit from Ecuador, a First for Florida

Ecuador into Florida’s market. The fruit, typically cultivated in North America or imported from Central America for United States consumption, has never been a candidate for import from South America due to longer …
Nov 14, 2017 /  Curious
Fleet Cleaner expands hull cleaning services to all Dutch ports

Fleet Cleaner expands hull cleaning services to all Dutch ports

Recently the company Fleet Cleaner has made its innovative ship hull cleaning service available to all ports in the Netherlands. The extended availability was directly utilized with the hull cleaning of the Chiquita …
May 15, 2017 /  Curious
Sembcorp Marine sells its 30% equity interest in COSCO Shipyard Group

Sembcorp Marine sells its 30% equity interest in COSCO Shipyard Group

Sembcorp Marine Ltd has entered into a sale and purchase agreement to dispose of its 30% equity interest in COSCO Shipyard Group Co., Ltd., (CSG) to China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company, COSCO said in its press …
Nov 16, 2016 /  Finance
CMA CGM upgrades its offers with six unmatched seasonal services from Morocco to Russia, Europe and the Middle East

CMA CGM upgrades its offers with six unmatched seasonal services from Morocco to Russia, Europe and the Middle East

CMA CGM deploys 6 maritime services to meet the increased demand due to the start of the Moroccan citrus fruits and vegetables export season This unmatched offer provides Moroccan products export to strategic world …
Nov 4, 2016 /  Vessels
US Navy and Singapore armed forces conclude CARAT 2016 exercise

US Navy and Singapore armed forces conclude CARAT 2016 exercise

The US Navy, Marine Corps (USMC) and the Republic of Singapore Armed Forces have concluded the 22nd annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT 2016) exercise at the Changi Naval Base. The exercise aimed to …
Aug 1, 2016 /  Naval
Port of Antwerp on the Way to Another Record Year

Port of Antwerp on the Way to Another Record Year

The port of Antwerp handled a freight volume of 108,317,922 tonnes in the first six months of this year, 3.6% more than in the same period last year. The container volume in TEU expanded by 4.4% while liquid bulk …
Jul 15, 2016 /  Finance
Berge Bulk successfully implements Sertica

Berge Bulk successfully implements Sertica

Singapore based dry bulk owner, Berge Bulk, started implementing Sertica in January 2015 and today has 34 active vessels. Starting out with 12 vessels in 2007, Berge Bulk has more than tripled the size of its …
Jun 9, 2016 /  Curious
173 kilos of cocaine seized by the Mexican Navy in the port of Manzanillo

173 kilos of cocaine seized by the Mexican Navy in the port of Manzanillo

Team of the Mexican Navy has found 173 kilos of cocaine in a container on board of container ship MATAQUITO, when it called Manzanillo, Mexico, on Jan 6 or Jan 7. Image: Manuel Hernandez Lafuente The discovery was …
Jan 9, 2016 /  Vessels