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AAL Transports Giant Cable Carousel from Dubai to Taiwan for Offshore Clean Energy Project

AAL Transports Giant Cable Carousel from Dubai to Taiwan for Offshore Clean Energy Project

Breakbulk and project heavy-lift carrier, AAL Shipping has delivered a cable carousel measuring 23 m in diameter (73 m …
Jul 15, 2020 / Vessels
BREMEN FIGHTER, most powerful tug in the Boluda Towage fleet, now displays the corporate logo of the company

BREMEN FIGHTER, most powerful tug in the Boluda Towage fleet, now displays the corporate logo of the company

The most powerful tug in the Boluda Towage fleet with 8,100 HP, the BREMEN FIGHTER has received the finishing touches to its new …
Jul 15, 2020 / Vessels
Enterprise Co-Loads Export Vessels at Houston Ship Channel Terminals in Industry First

Enterprise Co-Loads Export Vessels at Houston Ship Channel Terminals in Industry First

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) yesterday announced that it has successfully loaded combination cargoes of natural …
Jul 15, 2020 / Curious
Keppel secures FPSO contracts worth about S$73 million from MODEC

Keppel secures FPSO contracts worth about S$73 million from MODEC

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has through its wholly-owned subsidiaries in Singapore and Brazil secured two …
Jul 15, 2020 / Curious
First of three RAstar 2900-SX built by Sanmar for Svitzer SOHAR

First of three RAstar 2900-SX built by Sanmar for Svitzer SOHAR

Turkey’s Sanmar Shipyards has delivered the first of three Bigaçay class ASD tugs that will be operated by Svitzer in the Port of …
Jul 13, 2020 / Vessels
Dublin Port Throughput declines by - 10.9% in the six months to June

Dublin Port Throughput declines by - 10.9% in the six months to June

Dublin Port Company continues major long-term investment programme. Dublin Port Company on Friday (Jul10) reported its second …
Jul 13, 2020 / Curious
Wightlink schedules more weekend sailings

Wightlink schedules more weekend sailings

Wightlink will be operating more sailings at weekends on both its Portsmouth-Fishbourne and Lymington-Yarmouth routes from Friday …
Jul 13, 2020 / Curious
More countries join crew change platform

More countries join crew change platform

Thirteen leading maritime nations joined the growing number of states allowing crew changes by signing a pact for exemptions in …
Jul 13, 2020 / Curious
WATCH: General cargo ships collision in Welland Canal, Great Lakes

WATCH: General cargo ships collision in Welland Canal, Great Lakes

General cargo ships ALANIS and FLORENCE SPIRIT collided at around 2000 UTC Jul 11 in Welland Canal, which is connecting Lake …
Jul 13, 2020 / Accidents
WATCH: Austal Australia farewells Bajamar Express including Water Salute by Svitzer

WATCH: Austal Australia farewells Bajamar Express including Water Salute by Svitzer

Austal Australia has bid farewell to Fred Olsen Express' Bajamar Express (Austal Hull 394) - a 118 metre high-speed trimaran ferry …
Jul 13, 2020 / Vessels