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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and LNG Terminal Wilhelmshaven sign a contract to build and charter an LNG terminal ship

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and LNG Terminal Wilhelmshaven sign a contract to build and charter an LNG terminal ship

MOL (Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan) and LTW (LNG Terminal Wilhelmshaven) have signed a contract to build and charter an …
May 26, 2020 / Curious
Fugro IOVTEC secures third geotechnical contract for Hai Long Offshore Wind Farm

Fugro IOVTEC secures third geotechnical contract for Hai Long Offshore Wind Farm

Following two successful geotechnical data acquisition awards in the Taiwan offshore wind farm sector in 2020, Fugro IOVTEC Co. …
May 26, 2020 / Curious
AET takes delivery of first of four DP2 shuttle tankers for Petrobras charter

AET takes delivery of first of four DP2 shuttle tankers for Petrobras charter

AET, a leading energy logistics provider, took delivery of Eagle Petrolina, the first of four Suezmax Dynamic Positioning (DP2) …
May 26, 2020 / Vessels
ARC Discharges GE Shunt Reactors at the Port of Galveston

ARC Discharges GE Shunt Reactors at the Port of Galveston

American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier’s M/V ARC Resolve unloaded 3 x GE Shunt Reactors and accompanying accessories earlier last week …
May 26, 2020 / Vessels
Wilson ASA enters into agreement with Arkon Shipping to strengthen European presence

Wilson ASA enters into agreement with Arkon Shipping to strengthen European presence

As part of the necessary consolidation of the European Short Sea shipping market, Wilson ASA and Arkon Shipping GmbH & Co. KG …
May 26, 2020 / Curious
Klaipeda LNG Terminal Is An Established Player In the Global Market

Klaipeda LNG Terminal Is An Established Player In the Global Market

The second largest LNG cargo this year will be imported from the United States and regasified through the liquefied natural gas …
May 22, 2020 / Vessels
Hapag-Lloyd containership Montpellier detained in Durban after crew tests positive for Covid-19

Hapag-Lloyd containership Montpellier detained in Durban after crew tests positive for Covid-19

A 2 824-TEU container vessel run by Hapag-Lloyd, the MV Montpellier, has been detained for two weeks at the Port of Durban after …
May 22, 2020 / Curious
New Kongsberg-design ED Freezer Trawler is Ready to Commence Service in Arctic Fishing Grounds

New Kongsberg-design ED Freezer Trawler is Ready to Commence Service in Arctic Fishing Grounds

The latest vessel of Kongsberg Maritime design to enter service, an 81.80m NVC 375 WP freezer trawler named Ilivileq, has just …
May 22, 2020 / Curious
The Port of Helsinki temporarily dismisses its entire personnel

The Port of Helsinki temporarily dismisses its entire personnel

The coronavirus pandemic and the related travel restrictions have heavily impacted the business of the Port of Helsinki. Because …
May 22, 2020 / Curious
Daewoo Shipbuilding bags 411 bln-won deal for floating storage facility

Daewoo Shipbuilding bags 411 bln-won deal for floating storage facility

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., a major shipbuilder in South Korea, said Thursday that it has clinched a 411 …
May 22, 2020 / Vessels