Korea’s Samsung C&T to build Vietnam’s first LNG terminal

Korea’s Samsung C&T to build Vietnam’s first LNG terminal

Korea’s Samsung C&T Corp. in a consortium with Vietnam’s PetroVietnam Technical Services has secured a $179.5 million project to build the Southeast Asian country’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Curious
Yinson secures one-month extension for FPSO PTSC Lam Son in Vietnam

Yinson secures one-month extension for FPSO PTSC Lam Son in Vietnam

Malaysia’s FPSO provider Yinson has secured a one-month extension for the FPSO Lam Son in Vietnam. Yinson said Monday that it had, through its Vietnam JV PTSC AP, entered into a “second addendum” to …
Jun 25, 2019 /  Vessels
PIL enhanced Transpacific services

PIL enhanced Transpacific services

PIL announced on Monday that the Company will be enhancing its Transpacific service by offering direct services from Vietnam to the U.S West Coast, with effect from end April 2019. Caption: Kota Panjang, the …
May 15, 2019 /  Curious
Port of Oakland adds new shipping service to Vietnam

Port of Oakland adds new shipping service to Vietnam

Exports to Vietnam through Oakland grew 126 percent since 2015 The Port of Oakland will add new direct service to Vietnam by late April. Pacific International Lines (PIL) will launch direct Vietnam links using vessels …
Apr 16, 2019 /  Curious
MSC offers a new dedicated Intra-Asia service

MSC offers a new dedicated Intra-Asia service

MSC announced on Monday (Mar04) a new service connecting Vietnam and Thailand with China in a few days. Caption: Container ship MSC Athos - Image courtesy of Aart van Bezooijen The new trade will enable MSC to …
Mar 6, 2019 /  Curious
Yang Ming to Launch Korea - Vietnam - Malaysia Service

Yang Ming to Launch Korea - Vietnam - Malaysia Service

Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp (YM) announced earlier today a new Intra-Asia service KVM(Korea–Vietnam–Malaysia Service) jointly operated by YM and APL Co. Pte Ltd through its CNC brand with effect on …
Jan 28, 2019 /  Vessels
Cai Mep terminal welcomed one of the world’s largest container ships - CMACGM Marco Polo

Cai Mep terminal welcomed one of the world’s largest container ships - CMACGM Marco Polo

The Marco Polo container ship, with a capacity of nearly 17,000 TEUs, docked at the Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on January 11. The event is among the …
Jan 14, 2019 /  Vessels
Struggling Vinalines to open container shipping centre next week

Struggling Vinalines to open container shipping centre next week

The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) will open a logistics centre for container shipping on December 17 as part of moves to restructure the State-owned firm, according to Deputy Director General Do Thi Ngoc …
Dec 14, 2018 /  Vessels
Fortescue celebrates naming of tugs in Vietnam

Fortescue celebrates naming of tugs in Vietnam

Fortescue Metals Group has officially named the first two tugs in its new fleet, FMG Hammerhead and FMG Mako, at a ceremony at Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Hai Phong, Vietnam. Caption: Damen Advanced Rotor Tug …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Vessels
MISC Berhad awarded a time charter contract by Idemitsu Kosan (IKC) for the provision of FSO in Vietnam

MISC Berhad awarded a time charter contract by Idemitsu Kosan (IKC) for the provision of FSO in Vietnam

MISC Berhad (MISC), through its 51%-owned joint-venture with PetroVietnam Technical Services Corporation (PTSC) i.e. Malaysia Vietnam Offshore Terminal (L) Limited (MVOT) has been awarded a time charter contract by …
Oct 29, 2018 /  Vessels