MOL's Newbuilt LNG Carrier MARVEL EAGLE to Serve Mitsui & Co.

MOL's Newbuilt LNG Carrier MARVEL EAGLE to Serve Mitsui & Co.

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced the delivery of the LNG carrier Marvel Eagle. Before the delivery, on September 5, a naming ceremony was held at the Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. Sakaide Shipyard …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
BigLift Barentsz Sails Northern Sea Route For Pioneering Spirit

BigLift Barentsz Sails Northern Sea Route For Pioneering Spirit

On October 14 2018, Dutch flag Heavy Transport Vessel BigLift Barentsz arrived in Rotterdam from China by way of the Northern Sea Route. The vessel is specially designed and built for polar waters. The route, when …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Smooth sailing for Stena Line's battery hybrid vessel

Smooth sailing for Stena Line's battery hybrid vessel

The Stena Jutlandica has now completed its first month of operation as a battery hybrid vessel. Experiences from these first weeks have exceeded expectations. “It's really exciting to be running with …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
The world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos started its voyage to Europe

The world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos started its voyage to Europe

On October 17th, 2018, the world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos has started its voyage from the shipyard in South Korea to the ship’s primary area of operation in Northwest Europe. The ship, with …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Dublin Port volumes grow by 4.7% in first nine months; By year-end, 36% growth in just six years

Dublin Port volumes grow by 4.7% in first nine months; By year-end, 36% growth in just six years

Dublin Port Company today announced growth in cargo volumes of 4.7% to 28.4m gross tonnes for the first nine months of 2018. Within this total, imports grew by 6.0% and exports by 3.0%. 82% of the port’s volumes …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

The Project Forward initiative led by Athens-Based Arista Shipping, with Wärtsilä as one of the participants, demonstrates that with LNG as fuel, an advanced hull design, and highly efficient propulsion …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
SEA\LNG submits open comment on the draft supplemental environmental impact statement for Puget Sound Energy LNG facility

SEA\LNG submits open comment on the draft supplemental environmental impact statement for Puget Sound Energy LNG facility

SEA\LNG recently submitted a letter to the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency in response to its draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS), relating to the LNG facility at the Port of Tacoma, and LNG’s use …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
Bow Precision formally named and ready for maiden voyage

Bow Precision formally named and ready for maiden voyage

A new 35,155 dwt stainless steel chemical tanker joined Odfjell on October 17th. Bow Precision has 28 tanks and adds highly sophisticated, eco-friendly tonnage to Odfjell fleet. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
South Carolina Ports (SCPA) Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year Growth

South Carolina Ports (SCPA) Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year Growth

Thursday (Oct16) South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) reported a 7.5 percent fiscal year-over-year container volume growth of twenty-foot-equivalent units (TEUs) through September.  SCPA has handled 580,361 TEUs …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Curious
Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord has been awarded the contract to carry out offshore installation works for the West White Rose Project of the east coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The project will give operator Husky Energy access to resources …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels