Samsung Heavy Industries wins US$963Mln deal for FPSO

Samsung Heavy Industries wins US$963Mln deal for FPSO

Samsung Heavy Industries Co., a major South Korean shipbuilder, said Monday it has clinched a 1.1-trillion-won (US$963 million) deal to build an offshore oil storage facility. In a regulatory filing, the shipbuilder …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Curious
Bernhard Schulte Cruise Services takes management of next vessel

Bernhard Schulte Cruise Services takes management of next vessel

Bernhard Schulte Cruise Services (BSCS) has been awarded technical management of Jalesh Cruises’ new vessel, MS Karnika, (formerly Pacific Jewel) (see also CruiseMapper), India’s first dedicated domestic …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Cruise
ONE unveils enhanced intra-Asia –East India service network for 2019

ONE unveils enhanced intra-Asia –East India service network for 2019

Ocean Network Express (ONE) has recently announced the new global container service network for 2019. The 2019 ONE network design will provide a comprehensive range of stable and reliable containership services, …
Mar 25, 2019 /  Vessels
IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

IRClass wins 5-year contract to provide Emergency Response Services for 33 vessels of The Shipping Corporation of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass) has secured a five-year contract from India’s largest shipping company, The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) – to undertake Emergency Response Service (ERS) for 33 …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal

GAC India handles first tanker at new LNG terminal

GAC has handled the first tanker to berth at the newly constructed Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal inside Kamarajar Port, Ennore in Chennai, India. The Marshall Islands-flagged LNG carrier ‘LNG/C Golar …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Vessels
Qatargas supplies commissioning LNG cargo to India’s Ennore terminal

Qatargas supplies commissioning LNG cargo to India’s Ennore terminal

Qatargas has supplied a commissioning liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo for India’s newest LNG receiving terminal, Ennore, near the southern Indian city of Chennai. The commissioning LNG cargo was delivered …
Mar 5, 2019 /  Curious
Höegh transports record-breaking heavy unit from India

Höegh transports record-breaking heavy unit from India

Höegh Autoliners has broken a record for transporting the heaviest breakbulk unit shipped by a RoRo vessel from India. The 107.4 MT Generator was loaded in Ennore and will be used in a Power Generation Plant Project …
Mar 1, 2019 /  Curious
Höegh awarded "Shipping Line of the Year - RoRo Operator" in India

Höegh awarded "Shipping Line of the Year - RoRo Operator" in India

On 31 January, the 11th edition of the BHP Mala – Breakbulk, Heavylift and Project Forwarding International Conference and awards was held in Mumbai, India. The premier event has carved a niche for itself as the …
Feb 6, 2019 /  Curious
Sembcorp selects NORDEN for long-term Indian contract

Sembcorp selects NORDEN for long-term Indian contract

Dampskibsselskabet NORDEN A/S has signed a 10-year Panamax Contract of Affreightment (COA) with Indian utility firm Sembcorp Energy India Ltd. Caption: Bulk carrier Nord Beluga - Image courtesy of Marcel …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Curious
Recycling of the BW Helios in India in compliance with Hong Kong Convention

Recycling of the BW Helios in India in compliance with Hong Kong Convention

CEO of BW LPG, Martin Ackermann confirms that their LPG carrier the 1992-built BW Helios arrived at a certified, Hong Kong Convention applicable, recycling facility in India on 21st January 2019. “At BW LPG, …
Jan 30, 2019 /  Vessels