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DP World sets new record for UK volumes

DP World sets new record for UK volumes

Combined, London Gateway and Southampton handled a record 3,850,000 TEUs in 2022 “We help trade flow across the globe and this …
Feb 7, 2023 / Curious
KNUD H. HANSEN: Bakkafossur Hybrid Live Fish Carrier

KNUD H. HANSEN: Bakkafossur Hybrid Live Fish Carrier

KNUD H. HANSEN has designed, project managed and supervised the construction for a Live Fish Carrier for Bakkafrost in the Faroe …
Feb 7, 2023 / Vessels
Chinese Shipbuilders Expanding LNG Carrier Production Capacity

Chinese Shipbuilders Expanding LNG Carrier Production Capacity

Chinese shipyards are expanding their production capacity for high value-added ships such as liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers. …
Feb 7, 2023 / Curious
Vertom orders two more 7,000 DTW diesel-electric vessels from Thecla Bodewes Shipyards

Vertom orders two more 7,000 DTW diesel-electric vessels from Thecla Bodewes Shipyards

While the building of the vessels Vertom CYTA and Vertom TOMMA are in full swing, Vertom has ordered the construction of two …
Feb 7, 2023 / Vessels
Turkey’s Port of Iskenderun hit by the earthquake Shuts Operations (Video)

Turkey’s Port of Iskenderun hit by the earthquake Shuts Operations (Video)

Several Turkish ports were hit hard by a devastating earthquake that measured 7.8 magnitudes on the Richter scale, with at least …
Feb 7, 2023 / Accidents
Vopak and Port of Antwerp-Bruges to sustainably redevelop former Gunvor site

Vopak and Port of Antwerp-Bruges to sustainably redevelop former Gunvor site

Dutch tank storage company Vopak is acquiring the shares of Gunvor Petroleum Antwerp from commodity trader Gunvor Group Ltd …
Feb 7, 2023 / Curious
Wilhelmsen Ship Management and Affinity Shipping team up to launch full EU emissions reporting and trading services

Wilhelmsen Ship Management and Affinity Shipping team up to launch full EU emissions reporting and trading services

Global ship manager pools expertise with independent ship broker to offer a unique package of services to assist ship owners and …
Feb 7, 2023 / Curious
Monjasa and HOST PtX Esbjerg sign an agreement on logistics services and offtake of green ammonia for the maritime sector

Monjasa and HOST PtX Esbjerg sign an agreement on logistics services and offtake of green ammonia for the maritime sector

One of Europe’s largest green ammonia facilities accelerates the green shipping transition through new logistics and offtake …
Feb 7, 2023 / Curious
Port Authority of Singapore receives award for engineering innovations for Tuas Port Phase 1 Reclamation Project

Port Authority of Singapore receives award for engineering innovations for Tuas Port Phase 1 Reclamation Project

For the engineering innovations behind the Tuas Port Phase 1 (TPP1) Reclamation, Wharf Construction & Dredging Project, the …
Feb 7, 2023 / Curious
Wärtsilä and Berge Bulk complete maritime industry’s first inline shaft generator retrofit

Wärtsilä and Berge Bulk complete maritime industry’s first inline shaft generator retrofit

The technology group Wärtsilä has successfully retrofitted an inline shaft generator system on the ‘Berge Toubkal’, a cape-size …
Feb 7, 2023 / Curious