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Van Oord executes maintenance dredging works in the Port of Krishnapatnam, India

Van Oord is carrying out dredging works in the Port of Krishnapatnam, India. The depth of the port channels has to be restored after a severe cyclone. By executing this project, Van Oord safeguards the accessibility of the port area for large …
Mar 1, 2024 / Curious

Kotug  Announces Purchase Of Joint Venture Interest In Kotug Seabulk Maritime From Partner Seacor Holdings

KOTUG International B.V. (KOTUG) announced today that it has concluded the acquisition of Kotug Seabulk Maritime LLC (“KSM”) taking full ownership of the business. KOTUG acquired the interest of its joint venture partner, SEACOR Holdings Inc. …
Mar 1, 2024 / Curious

PTP inks purchase agreement for 6 ULCV quay cranes

Hardiman (left) and Fu at the agreement signing ceremony for the procurement of 6 ULCV quay cranes PORT of Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP), a joint venture between the MMC Group and APM Terminals, inked an agreement with Sany Marine Heavy Industry Co …
Mar 1, 2024 / Curious

TotalEnergies Marine Fuels Completes First Digital Bunker Operation with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines in Singapore

TotalEnergies Marine Fuels has conducted its first digital bunker delivery for Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) in Singapore, boosting the efficiency of its bunkering process through digitalization. TotalEnergies adopted Bunkerchain’s eBDN system, …
Mar 1, 2024 / Curious

PTP Carries Out First Lng Bunkering Operation

The joint venture between MMC Group and APM Terminals completed an LNG bunker operation for the 2024-built car carrier CMA CGM Monaco. The bunkering was carried out in partnership with Petronas Trading Corporation Sendirian Berhad (PETCO) and CMA …
Feb 29, 2024 / Curious

Höegh Autoliners ASA - Sale of Höegh Chiba and purchase of Höegh Jeddah

Höegh Autoliners ASA (Höegh Autoliners), through its subsidiary Höegh Autoliners Shipping AS, has reached an agreement for the sale of the owned vessel Höegh Chiba (IMO9303558) for a price of USD 61 million. Höegh Chiba (6,000 CEU) was built at DSME …
Feb 29, 2024 / Vessels

Grimaldi strengthens its Brindisi-Igoumenitsa link

The Grimaldi Group will offer even more transport capacity and comfort on its connections between Italy and Greece: from next 29 February, the Neapolitan company will deploy the vessel Europalink on the twice-daily Brindisi-Igoumenitsa service. It is …
Feb 29, 2024 / Curious

CalMac’s new RoPax Ferry Successfully Completes Builder’s Sea Trials

Ferguson Marine’s MV “Glen Sannox” successfully completing its builder’s sea trials, a significant step towards integration of this complex dual-fuel vessel into the CalMac fleet. ICE congratulates Ferguson Marine (Port Glasgow) Limited on reaching …
Feb 29, 2024 / Vessels

TECO 2030 and Umoe Mandal receives preliminary approval for high-speed vessel design

The vessel design is utilizing Umoe Mandal's proven Crew Transfer Vessel (CTV) Surface Effect Ship (SES) technology, featuring an air-cushion catamaran design. This configuration ensures very high fuel efficiency, sufficient range to sail a complete …
Feb 29, 2024 / Curious

Anglo American completes 10-strong chartered fleet of lower emission LNG dual-fuelled vessels

Anglo-American announces delivery of the last of its 10-strong chartered fleet of Capesize+ Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) dual-fuelled bulk carriers, the Ubuntu Liberty. The Ubuntu Liberty’s maiden voyage from China to Saldanha Bay, South Africa to …
Feb 29, 2024 / Curious