Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project

Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project

Damen Marine Components has won a contract to supply steering gear, rudders and stern tube parts for an Antarctic Research vessel of the Chilean Navy, under LRS -Polar 5 Class notation. The contract was awarded by ASMAR …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Naval
GE to Provide Full Propulsion System Solution to the Chilean Navy’s Icebreaker

GE to Provide Full Propulsion System Solution to the Chilean Navy’s Icebreaker

GE’s Full Propulsion Solution Will Increase System Reliability and De-Risk the Project GE’s Clean Technology is the Key to Meeting Stringent Environment Requirements in Antarctic GE’s Marine …
Mar 2, 2018 /  Vessels
K-Line Group introduces new Total Auto-Logistics business in Chile

K-Line Group introduces new Total Auto-Logistics business in Chile

KAR Logistics S.A. (KAR), Joint Venture Company between K-Line and Agencias Universales S.A.(AGUNSA), which handles Total Logistics Services in Chile and Latin America countries, has started Auto-Logistics service in …
Nov 16, 2017 /  Vessels
NORDEN enters into long-term contract on transportation of road salt from Chile

NORDEN enters into long-term contract on transportation of road salt from Chile

NORDEN has entered into a 10-year contract on transportation of road salt from Chile. The contract will be in force during the years 2020-2029 and covers the transportation of a total of 4-5 million tonnes of road salt …
Sep 27, 2017 /  Curious
VARD Marine secures contract for the design of Antarctic icebreaking vessel for the Chilean Navy

VARD Marine secures contract for the design of Antarctic icebreaking vessel for the Chilean Navy

Vard Holdings Limited, one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of offshore and specialized vessels, has announced that its subsidiary Vard Marine has secured a new contract for the design of one Antarctic …
Feb 1, 2016 /  Naval
Cement carrier allided with reefer in port of Busan; one injured, oil spill reported

Cement carrier allided with reefer in port of Busan; one injured, oil spill reported

A cement carrier allided with docked reefer in the South Korea’s port of Busan in the late hours on Wednesday, September 23, 2015. The cement carrier Hae Jung was manoeuvring to berth in the port and due …
Sep 24, 2015 /  Accidents
Breached Ro-Ro Scuttled off Chilean coast

Breached Ro-Ro Scuttled off Chilean coast

The Ro-Ro cargo ship Amadeo I of the Chilean ferry operator Navimag, which ran aground and capsized off southern Chile in August last year, was towed some 70 kilometers off Diego de Almagro Island and scuttled on …
Sep 23, 2015 /  Vessels
120 rescued from grounded cruise ship in Chile

120 rescued from grounded cruise ship in Chile

The Chilean Navy has managed to evacuate the 89 passengers and 31 crew members that were on board the cruise vessel Skorpios II at the time it ran ashore on the 5th of January around fourteen kilometres south west …
Feb 6, 2015 /  Accidents
 Amadeo 1 capsizes in Kirke Canal

Amadeo 1 capsizes in Kirke Canal

Amadeo 1, a ro-ro vessel, has capsized in the Kirke Canal in southern Chile. The incident occurred on August 18 at about 10:15 a.m. local time when the vessel hit a rock some 100 nm northwest of Punta Arenas. The Amadeo …
Aug 20, 2014 /  Accidents