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HullWiper: Hull Cleaning in South Korea

HullWiper: Hull Cleaning in South Korea

South Korea, the last stop for ships sailing east towards America, is one of the largest bunker fuel locations in the world. While …
Jun 18, 2021 / Curious
Meriaura Group’s port terminal in Naantali starts operating

Meriaura Group’s port terminal in Naantali starts operating

The construction of the cargo handling and storage area of VG Port Oy (member of Meriaura Group) in Luonnonmaa, Naantali is …
Jun 18, 2021 / Curious
BHP Awards McDermott Marine Installation Contract for Shenzi Subsea Multiphase Pumping Project

BHP Awards McDermott Marine Installation Contract for Shenzi Subsea Multiphase Pumping Project

McDermott International, Ltd on Wednesday (Jun16) announced it has been selected by BHP to provide a marine installation campaign …
Jun 17, 2021 / Curious
On-Shore Power Plant At Kiel’s Ostseekai Inaugurated

On-Shore Power Plant At Kiel’s Ostseekai Inaugurated

On-shore power plant with 16 megawatts of output can supply two ships in parallel. After a successful integration test, …
Jun 17, 2021 / Curious
Wärtsilä signs multiple vessel support agreement with Nakilat

Wärtsilä signs multiple vessel support agreement with Nakilat

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed Support Agreements for LNG carriers owned by Qatar-based Nakilat, owner of the world’s …
Jun 17, 2021 / Curious
ARC Selected as Prime Contractor for U.S. Navy Worldwide Expeditionary Multiple Award Contract

ARC Selected as Prime Contractor for U.S. Navy Worldwide Expeditionary Multiple Award Contract

American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier (ARC) Group Inc. has been selected as a prime contractor for the Naval Supply Systems Command …
Jun 17, 2021 / Curious
Wärtsilä and Weathernews partner to enhance smart data solutions designed to make shipping safer and greener

Wärtsilä and Weathernews partner to enhance smart data solutions designed to make shipping safer and greener

Wärtsilä Voyage and Japan based Weathernews Inc (WNI), the world’s largest private weather routeing provider, have signed a …
Jun 16, 2021 / Curious
Bureau Veritas proves value of inspection technologies on Oceanbulk ship

Bureau Veritas proves value of inspection technologies on Oceanbulk ship

Bureau Veritas (BV), a world leader in testing, inspection, and certification (TIC), has directed and supervised the testing, …
Jun 16, 2021 / Curious
Panama Canal Extends Maximum Length Overall and Increases Draft for Neopanamax Locks

Panama Canal Extends Maximum Length Overall and Increases Draft for Neopanamax Locks

The waterway begins to accommodate vessels up to 370.33 meters in maximum length overall and announces a 15.24-meter (50-foot) …
Jun 16, 2021 / Curious
Borr Drilling Limited – Entering MoU to streamline Mexico operations and improve liquidity

Borr Drilling Limited – Entering MoU to streamline Mexico operations and improve liquidity

Borr Drilling Limited (Borr Drilling) (NYSE and OSE: “BORR) has five rigs working for joint ventures which are jointly owned with …
Jun 15, 2021 / Curious