COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

Following the strategic agreement signed between COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry Co.,Ltd (CHI) and GTT last year, as a part of the plan, CHI and GTT have signed the Technical Service Agreement (TSA) on November 8 in …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
Royal IHC launches world’s largest cutter suction dredger Spartacus for DEME

Royal IHC launches world’s largest cutter suction dredger Spartacus for DEME

On 10 November, Royal IHC successfully launched the SPARTACUS, a 44,180kW self-propelled cutter suction dredger (CSD) designed and built for DEME. The ceremony took place at IHC's shipyard in Krimpen aan den IJssel, The …
Nov 12, 2018 /  Vessels
South Carolina Ports Achieves Record Container Volume in October

South Carolina Ports Achieves Record Container Volume in October

Thursday (Nov 08) South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced the highest monthly container volume in its history, with 217,035 twenty-foot equivalent container units (TEUs) handled in October. Last month’s …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

ABS Joins Forces Introducing Space Technology to Shipping

Composite technology a “game changer” for LNG as marine fuel ABS, OceanFinance and Scorpius Space Launch Company (SSLC) are joining forces on the SPACE TECH4SEA project to adapt composite technologies …
Nov 9, 2018 /  Curious
Kreuz Glorious Mobilized for ONGC Project

Kreuz Glorious Mobilized for ONGC Project

Kreuz Subsea and consortium partner Seamec Ltd, have successfully completed the mobilisation of the Kreuz Glorious vessel to commence a two year project with India’s Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC). The …
Nov 7, 2018 /  Vessels
Fugro announces agreement with L3 ASV to develop next-generation autonomy for commercial survey

Fugro announces agreement with L3 ASV to develop next-generation autonomy for commercial survey

Fugro has signed a joint development agreement with L3 ASV, a leader in the field of unmanned and autonomous vessel technology, to create the next generation of autonomous vessels for the commercial survey market. The …
Nov 6, 2018 /  Curious
Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivered 311,000-ton VLCC MAYASAN

Kawasaki Heavy Industries delivered 311,000-ton VLCC MAYASAN

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. delivered last Friday (Oct 26) the MAYASAN (Kawasaki hull no. 8030, NACKS hull no. NE248), a very large crude oil carrier (VLCC), to Saber Tanker Corporation. The vessel was delivered …
Nov 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Port Houston Posts Robust Container Growth

Port Houston Posts Robust Container Growth

Container volume at Port Houston container terminals remains vigorous as cargo movement continues to lead last year’s pace showing a 10 percent growth through the third quarter. In 2015, history was made when Port …
Nov 1, 2018 /  All
Seanergy Maritime Announces Agreements with Leading Dry-bulk Charterers to Install Scrubbers on 50 % of its Capesize Fleet

Seanergy Maritime Announces Agreements with Leading Dry-bulk Charterers to Install Scrubbers on 50 % of its Capesize Fleet

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHIP) announced yesterday that it has entered into commercial agreements for the installation of exhaust gas cleaning systems (scrubbers) on five of its Capesize bulk carriers …
Nov 1, 2018 /  Vessels
Port of Corpus Christi and The Carlyle Group Agree to Develop Major Crude Oil Export Terminal on Harbor Island

Port of Corpus Christi and The Carlyle Group Agree to Develop Major Crude Oil Export Terminal on Harbor Island

Project would create first onshore location in the U.S. Gulf capable of servicing fully-laden Very Large Crude Carriers Contemplated venture creates a new Partnership where both the Port of Corpus Christi and Carlyle …
Oct 30, 2018 /  Curious