Keppel partners GTT on LNG solutions

Keppel partners GTT on LNG solutions

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has signed a Technical Assistance and License Agreement (TALA) with Gaztransport & Technigaz (GTT) that will enable the companies to jointly market liquefied natural gas …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Curious
Georgia Ports Authority approves $92M rail expansion

Georgia Ports Authority approves $92M rail expansion

The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) moved 375,833 Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit containers (TEUs) in August, an 8 percent increase over August 2017.  In addition, the GPA handled 86,200 intermodal TEUs, a 33 percent …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Curious
Besix completes construction of Bahrain LNG Import Terminal in Muharraq Island

Besix completes construction of Bahrain LNG Import Terminal in Muharraq Island

Brussels-headquartered contracting giant Besix has completed the design and construction of Bahrain Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminal in Muharraq Island, despite facing “excessive delays” on the …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

On Sunday, 16 September, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) loaded the biggest ship propeller in the world onto a vessel. The “HHLA IV” floating crane brought the gigantic 110-tonne object to the port of …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Cheniere and Vitol Sign 15-Year LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement

Cheniere and Vitol Sign 15-Year LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement

Cheniere Energy, Inc. (Cheniere) (NYSE American: LNG) announced today that its subsidiary Cheniere Marketing, LLC (Cheniere Marketing) has entered into a liquefied natural gas (LNG) sale and purchase agreement (SPA) with …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
GTT receives AiP from Bureau Veritas for the development of its new cargo containment system CCS NO96 FLEX

GTT receives AiP from Bureau Veritas for the development of its new cargo containment system CCS NO96 FLEX

GTT has recently received an AiP from Bureau Veritas for the development of a new CCS evolution of the NO96 range. This CCS, named NO96 Flex, benefits from the NO96 proven technology as well as the use of an efficient …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Maersk to change fuel adjustment surcharge ahead of the 2020 sulphur cap

Maersk to change fuel adjustment surcharge ahead of the 2020 sulphur cap

New Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) surcharge enables customers to predict, plan and track how changes in fuel price impact the shipping freight rate. The new BAF surcharge aims at recovering the Maersk Line costs of …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Newcastle welcomes ro-ro shipment for Newcastle Light Rail project

Newcastle welcomes ro-ro shipment for Newcastle Light Rail project

The first carriage for the Newcastle Light Rail project was received by the Port of Newcastle on Saturday 8 September. The specialist consignment arrived on onboard Hoegh’s roll-on / roll-off vessel which docked at …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Port of Oakland imports up 9.2 percent from a year ago

Port of Oakland imports up 9.2 percent from a year ago

Peak season is off to a record start at the Port of Oakland. The Port said yesterday that it handled the equivalent of 85,166 loaded 20-foot import containers last month. It was the busiest August in the Port’s …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Curious
Gazprom and Mitsui sign Memorandum of Understanding on Baltic LNG project

Gazprom and Mitsui sign Memorandum of Understanding on Baltic LNG project

A working meeting between Alexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Masami Iijima, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mitsui & Co., Ltd., took place Wednesday at the 4th Eastern Economic …
Sep 14, 2018 /  Curious