Fortescue’s maiden shipment of West Pilbara Fines

Fortescue’s maiden shipment of West Pilbara Fines

The maiden shipment of Fortescue Metals Group’s (Fortescue) new 60.1% iron content product West Pilbara Fines, has left Herb Elliott Port in Port Hedland bound for Hunan Valin Steel Co., Ltd (Hunan Valin) in …
Dec 17, 2018 /  Vessels
Fortescue celebrates naming of tugs in Vietnam

Fortescue celebrates naming of tugs in Vietnam

Fortescue Metals Group has officially named the first two tugs in its new fleet, FMG Hammerhead and FMG Mako, at a ceremony at Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Hai Phong, Vietnam. Caption: Damen Advanced Rotor Tug …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Port Hedland and Forrest family welcome arrival of FMG Matilda

Port Hedland and Forrest family welcome arrival of FMG Matilda

FMG Matilda was welcomed into Port Hedland Friday morning by the Forrest family, including Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) Founder and Chairman Mr Andrew Forrest AO. They were joined by families of Fortescue’s …
Dec 30, 2017 /  Vessels
Fortescue celebrates naming the ‘FMG Matilda’ in China

Fortescue celebrates naming the ‘FMG Matilda’ in China

Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has officially named the fifth FMG Ore Carrier ‘FMG Matilda’ at a ceremony in Guangzhou, China. Caption: Ore carrier FMG Grace - the second vessel from the …
Dec 13, 2017 /  Vessels
Port Hedland towage operator contract awarded to KOTUG

Port Hedland towage operator contract awarded to KOTUG

Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (ASX: FMG, Fortescue) announced today it has appointed Kotug Australia Pty Ltd (KOTUG) as its towage services operator for the Port of Port Hedland. The contract has been awarded following a …
Dec 6, 2017 /  Curious
DAMEN Secures Order With FORTESCUE Metals Group For Six ART 85-32W Rotor Tugs

DAMEN Secures Order With FORTESCUE Metals Group For Six ART 85-32W Rotor Tugs

To support Second Towage Licence for the Port of Port Hedland Pilbara Marine Pty Ltd (Pilbara Marine), a wholly owned subsidiary of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (Fortescue) has placed an order with Damen …
Mar 10, 2017 /  Vessels
Fortescue Metals Group celebrates arrival of ore carrier FMG Grace

Fortescue Metals Group celebrates arrival of ore carrier FMG Grace

Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has welcomed its second ore carrier, FMG Grace into Port Hedland. Mr Andrew Forrest, Fortescue Founder and Chairman, was joined by Nicola and Grace Forrest, the ship’s …
Mar 8, 2017 /  Vessels
Largest Iron Ore Shipment Departs Port Hedland, Australia

Largest Iron Ore Shipment Departs Port Hedland, Australia

The largest shipment of iron ore has left the Port of Port Hedland on the vessel HL TUBARAO. The Fortescue Metals Group loaded vessel departed the port on late Wednesday morning, 1 March 2017. VLOC HL TUBARAO - …
Mar 4, 2017 /  Curious