MOL's Newbuilt LNG Carrier MARVEL EAGLE to Serve Mitsui & Co.

MOL's Newbuilt LNG Carrier MARVEL EAGLE to Serve Mitsui & Co.

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced the delivery of the LNG carrier Marvel Eagle. Before the delivery, on September 5, a naming ceremony was held at the Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. Sakaide Shipyard …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
BigLift Barentsz Sails Northern Sea Route For Pioneering Spirit

BigLift Barentsz Sails Northern Sea Route For Pioneering Spirit

On October 14 2018, Dutch flag Heavy Transport Vessel BigLift Barentsz arrived in Rotterdam from China by way of the Northern Sea Route. The vessel is specially designed and built for polar waters. The route, when …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Smooth sailing for Stena Line's battery hybrid vessel

Smooth sailing for Stena Line's battery hybrid vessel

The Stena Jutlandica has now completed its first month of operation as a battery hybrid vessel. Experiences from these first weeks have exceeded expectations. “It's really exciting to be running with …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
The world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos started its voyage to Europe

The world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos started its voyage to Europe

On October 17th, 2018, the world’s largest LNG bunker supply vessel Kairos has started its voyage from the shipyard in South Korea to the ship’s primary area of operation in Northwest Europe. The ship, with …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

Project Forward paves the way for meeting IMO’s reduction on CO2 emissions

The Project Forward initiative led by Athens-Based Arista Shipping, with Wärtsilä as one of the participants, demonstrates that with LNG as fuel, an advanced hull design, and highly efficient propulsion …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Bow Precision formally named and ready for maiden voyage

Bow Precision formally named and ready for maiden voyage

A new 35,155 dwt stainless steel chemical tanker joined Odfjell on October 17th. Bow Precision has 28 tanks and adds highly sophisticated, eco-friendly tonnage to Odfjell fleet. ***** The newbuilt ship was formally …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord wins offshore contract award for West White Rose Project

Van Oord has been awarded the contract to carry out offshore installation works for the West White Rose Project of the east coast of Newfoundland, Canada. The project will give operator Husky Energy access to resources …
Oct 19, 2018 /  Vessels
Damen Shipyards Group and Abu Dhabi Ports sign contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2411

Damen Shipyards Group and Abu Dhabi Ports sign contract for two Damen ASD Tugs 2411

Contract signed at Abu Dhabi Boat Show 2018 In an official ceremony at the Abu Dhabi Boat Show, Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Abu Dhabi Ports and its subsidiary Abu Dhabi Marine Services (Safeen) for …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
North Sea Port and Titan LNG successfully supply sea-going vessel with LNG fuel

North Sea Port and Titan LNG successfully supply sea-going vessel with LNG fuel

On Tuesday 16 October, a bunkering operation involving Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from trucks to a sea-going vessel was successfully completed in North Sea Port. Resupplying a ship with this cleaner maritime fuel …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Rauma Marine Constructions and Tallink sign letter of intent for a new car and passenger ferry

Rauma Marine Constructions and Tallink sign letter of intent for a new car and passenger ferry

AS Tallink Grupp and Finnish shipbuilding company Rauma Marine Constructions Oy (RMC) have signed a letter of intent to build an environmentally friendly car and passenger ferry for the scheduled service between Tallinn …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Vessels