PGS and TGS Announce Jeanne d'Arc HD3D in Offshore East Canada

PGS and TGS Announce Jeanne d'Arc HD3D in Offshore East Canada

PGS and TGS announce the Jeanne d'Arc High Density 3D ("HD3D") MultiClient project in Offshore Newfoundland, East Canada. Caption: Research vessel Ramform Atlas - Image courtesy of Marcel Coster The project will …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Knud E.Hansen Reveals its Latest Ship Design - A 110-metre Adventure Wind Cruise Vessel

Knud E.Hansen Reveals its Latest Ship Design - A 110-metre Adventure Wind Cruise Vessel

KNUD E. HANSEN announced yesterday its latest design, a 110-metre Wind Cruise Vessel. This is a sail-assisted cruise vessel that can accommodate up to 100 passengers and has a range of 6000 nautical miles. This design is …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Cruise
Tallink Grupp connects first two vessels to shore power at Port of Stockholm in a bid to reduce environmental impact

Tallink Grupp connects first two vessels to shore power at Port of Stockholm in a bid to reduce environmental impact

Tallink Grupp has this week started using shore power to provide electricity for two of its vessels, Silja Serenade and Silja Symphony, while they are alongside in port to reduce the environmental impact of the vessels …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Curious
US Authorities Seize 16 Tons of Cocaine From Containership MSC Gayane Docked in Philadelphia (Video)

US Authorities Seize 16 Tons of Cocaine From Containership MSC Gayane Docked in Philadelphia (Video)

Federal officials in Philadelphia seized over 16 tons of cocaine from containership MSC Gayane on Tuesday (Jun18) calling it one of the largest drug seizures in U.S. history and the largest in the history of the eastern …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Vessels
Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from oil tanker Minerva Julie near Port Aransas, Texas

Coast Guard medevacs crewmember from oil tanker Minerva Julie near Port Aransas, Texas

The Coast Guard medevaced a crewmember from an oil tanker 8 miles south of Port Aransas, Texas, Tuesday morning. Caption: Oil tanker Minerva Julie - Image courtesy of W. van der Moolen Coast Guard Sector/Air …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Accidents
Busan Port Authority is launching customer at Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

Busan Port Authority is launching customer at Maasvlakte Distribution Park West

Wednesday (Jun19), Busan Port Authority and Port of Rotterdam Authority signed a contract for the issue of a five-hectare site on Maasvlakte Distribution Park West. This makes the South Korean port authority the …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Curious
Frontline Announces Acquisition of VLCC Resale and Two LR2 Newbuildings

Frontline Announces Acquisition of VLCC Resale and Two LR2 Newbuildings

Frontline Ltd. (Frontline) (NYSE:FRO) announced yesterday that it has acquired a scrubber-equipped VLCC resale under construction at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) expected to be delivered in May 2020 and has …
Jun 20, 2019 /  Curious
ICTSI Mexico, Honduras units gets “fair logistics” seal

ICTSI Mexico, Honduras units gets “fair logistics” seal

Two subsidiaries of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) were recently given the international seal of fair logistics, ensuring transparent and competitive services for customers and port users alike. …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Vessels
Port of Brownsville Achieves Significant Milestone in Channel Deepening Project

Port of Brownsville Achieves Significant Milestone in Channel Deepening Project

The Port of Brownsville is closer to deepening the Brownsville Ship Channel after receiving a key permit June 6 from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to advance the Brazos Island Harbor Channel Improvement …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious
FESCO opened seasonal transportation to the ports of Chukotka

FESCO opened seasonal transportation to the ports of Chukotka

FESCO Transportation Group (FESCO) started seasonal transportation to Anadyr and Egvekinot, the ports of the Chukotka Autonomous Region, under the Northern Supply Haul. General cargo ship “FESCO Pioner” …
Jun 19, 2019 /  Curious