Port of Everett earns short sea shipping designation; only Port on West Coast

Port of Everett earns short sea shipping designation; only Port on West Coast

The Port of Everett has achieved another vital step in reducing congestion on the I-5 corridor while moving more freight in the region. The Port was notified this month that it received designation by the U.S. Secretary …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Curious
2M Cooperates with ZIM on Asia to Mediterranean and Asia to U.S West Coast Services

2M Cooperates with ZIM on Asia to Mediterranean and Asia to U.S West Coast Services

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company and 2M partner Maersk Line announce a new strategic cooperation with ZIM on Asia-US West Coast (USWC) and Asia-Mediterranean trades. MSC, Maersk Line and ZIM will run the operation …
Jan 10, 2019 /  All
Maersk Supply Service awarded long-term contract in Australia

Maersk Supply Service awarded long-term contract in Australia

Maersk Supply Service has been awarded a contract with Chevron Australia which will see two of its newbuild anchor handling tug supply vessels support the Chevron-operated Gorgon Stage Two drilling programme. Maersk …
Jan 9, 2019 /  Vessels
Boskalis signs multi-year subsea services contract in Middle East

Boskalis signs multi-year subsea services contract in Middle East

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has signed a multi-year subsea services agreement in the Middle East. The base value of the three-year contract amounts to USD 40 million with an option to extend. Under the …
Jan 8, 2019 /  Vessels
EMAR Offshore Services places order for Damen Tug ASD 2811

EMAR Offshore Services places order for Damen Tug ASD 2811

EMAR Offshore Services, a Netherlands-based dedicated maritime service company, has placed an order for a Damen ASD Tug 2811. This stock vessel will be named E-TWO and delivered to the client in the first quarter of …
Dec 29, 2018 /  Curious
Diana Shipping Announces Time Charter Contract for mv Seattle with SwissMarine

Diana Shipping Announces Time Charter Contract for mv Seattle with SwissMarine

Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, Thursday (Dec 20) announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
MHI Vestas and ESVAGT enter into another SOV contract

MHI Vestas and ESVAGT enter into another SOV contract

Another ESVAGT Service Operation Vessel (SOV) for offshore wind farms is on its way to MHI Vestas. The vessel will service the offshore wind farm, the Moray East, in the UK from 2021. The partnership between MHI Vestas …
Dec 20, 2018 /  Vessels
Havyard announces its eight windfarm service vessel

Havyard announces its eight windfarm service vessel

Havyard was among the first to build vessels specially adapted to offshore windfarms, and has followed this up by designing and building several windfarm service vessels in the past few years. This is the eighth …
Dec 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Amsterdam Port Plastic Hub continues to expand with arrival of new plant

Amsterdam Port Plastic Hub continues to expand with arrival of new plant

The circular plastics hub in the Port of Amsterdam is expanding through the construction of a new plastics recycling plant. Plastic Recycling Amsterdam (PRA), a collaboration between Umincorp and Milieu Service …
Dec 19, 2018 /  Curious
Solstad Offshore signs long term contract with Total for CSV Far Sleipner

Solstad Offshore signs long term contract with Total for CSV Far Sleipner

Solstad Offshore ASA (SOFF), together with its local partner Petro Services, has entered into a contract with Total Exploration & Production Congo for the CSV Far Sleipner. Caption: Offshore support vessel Far …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels