Pilbara Ports: Record Tonnage On A Single Tide

Pilbara Ports: Record Tonnage On A Single Tide

Pilbara Ports Authority has achieved a new record tonnage on a single tide at the Port of Port Hedland. On 15 January 2019, 10 vessels departed the port in convoy carrying a total of 1,754,741 tonnes of bulk product, …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Curious
Teekay welcomes Sean Spirit Into Teekay ‘Legacy Class’

Teekay welcomes Sean Spirit Into Teekay ‘Legacy Class’

In October 2018, Teekay had a combined naming ceremony for two LNG Carriers, Sean Spirit and Yamal Spirit, at Hyundai Samho Heavy Industry in Korea. Teekay already has the Torben Spirit, named after Company's founder …
Jan 22, 2019 /  Vessels
ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

ABP invests £2.2 million in new agribulk terminal at Port of Ayr

Associated British Ports (ABP) has announced a £2.2 million investment in a new state-of-the-art warehouse at the Port of Ayr which will improve its customer offering. Work on the new 4,000 sqm agribulk terminal …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Curious
FSL Trust Announces Disposal Of Vessel

FSL Trust Announces Disposal Of Vessel

FSL Trust Management Pte. Ltd. (FSLTM), as trustee-manager of First Ship Lease Trust (FSL Trust), announces that a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Trust has executed a Memorandum of Agreement to sell its MR product tanker …
Jan 21, 2019 /  Vessels
US Coast Guard’s only heavy icebreaker arrives at Antarctica

US Coast Guard’s only heavy icebreaker arrives at Antarctica

The 150 crewmembers of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star arrived Thursday in Antarctica along with a resupply vessel during Operation Deep Freeze – a joint military service mission to resupply U.S. interests …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

New Jointly Owned LNG Carrier with JERA Named Shinshu Maru

On January 17, a naming ceremony was held at the Sakaide shipyard of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd. in Kagawa prefecture for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier which NYK and JERA Co. Inc.* will jointly own. ** The …
Jan 18, 2019 /  Vessels
SEACOR Marine Enters Agreement to Acquire Three Additional Platform Supply Vessels from Affiliates of COSCO Shipping Group

SEACOR Marine Enters Agreement to Acquire Three Additional Platform Supply Vessels from Affiliates of COSCO Shipping Group

SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SMHI) (SEACOR Marine) Wednesday (Jan16) announced it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire three platform supply vessels (PSVs) from COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry (Zhoushan) …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Curious
Subsea Integration Alliance Awarded Integrated EPCIC Contracts Offshore Australia by Esso Australia

Subsea Integration Alliance Awarded Integrated EPCIC Contracts Offshore Australia by Esso Australia

Project to deliver new subsea flowline to existing gas pipeline Subsea Integration Alliance announced on Wednesday (Jan 16) the award of integrated subsea engineering, procurement, construction, installation and …
Jan 17, 2019 /  Curious
Subsea 7 acquires multi-purpose offshore construction and dive support vessel

Subsea 7 acquires multi-purpose offshore construction and dive support vessel

Subsea 7 has finalised the acquisition of Toisa Pegasus, a multi-purpose offshore construction and dive support vessel. The 2009-built vessel is to be renamed Seven Pegasus and will primarily support Subsea 7’s …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Fire-hit Maersk Honam to be shipped to Hyundai Heavy for rebuilding

Fire-hit Maersk Honam to be shipped to Hyundai Heavy for rebuilding

International sources say the ship has been cut in two at the Drydock World Dubai (UAE). The heavy-lift vessel Xin Guang Hua will transport the 228.5-meter-long sound section, from midship to stern, to South Korean …
Jan 15, 2019 /  Vessels