Port of Savannah Achieves Record March

Port of Savannah Achieves Record March

The Port of Savannah handled more total containerized cargo and more intermodal rail volume, with greater connectivity and velocity than any March on record, the Georgia Ports Authority reported Thursday. "I would …
Apr 5, 2019 /  All
Anthony Veder Takes Delivery of Combined LNG/LEG carriers

Anthony Veder Takes Delivery of Combined LNG/LEG carriers

Today Anthony Veder has taken delivery of two 10,000 cbm combined gas carriers, which can transport liquefied natural gas (LNG) and petrochemical gases including ethylene (LEG). With this transaction Anthony Veder …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Vessels
Georgia Port Authority (GPA) marks decade of partnership with KIA

Georgia Port Authority (GPA) marks decade of partnership with KIA

During a board meeting held at the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce, the Georgia Ports Authority recognized a decade of partnership between Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia and GPA. “Kia is one of our …
Mar 27, 2019 /  Curious
Maersk and Panama Canal Authority joins the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to support low carbon shipping

Maersk and Panama Canal Authority joins the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to support low carbon shipping

A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S and the Panama Canal Authority are the latest entities to join the Global Industry Alliance to Support Low Carbon Shipping (GIA). The GIA now has 18 members, including leading shipowners …
Mar 20, 2019 /  Curious
Another world first for Wärtsilä will deliver impressive fuel and emissions savings

Another world first for Wärtsilä will deliver impressive fuel and emissions savings

A benchmark installation of three energy storage systems by the technology group Wärtsilä onboard an offshore construction vessel features, for the first time ever, energy and load sharing capability. The …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Curious
Corvus Energy awarded the marine world’s biggest battery package for hybrid powered vessel by Norwegian Electric Systems

Corvus Energy awarded the marine world’s biggest battery package for hybrid powered vessel by Norwegian Electric Systems

Corvus Energy has signed a contract with Norwegian Electric Systems (NES) for the marine world’s largest battery package for hybrid powered vessel to be installed on board Havila Kystruten’s coastal …
Feb 28, 2019 /  Curious
The Spectrum of the Seas leaves the Meyer Werft's dock

The Spectrum of the Seas leaves the Meyer Werft's dock

Ship leaves building dock II and floating unit enters the dock The Spectrum of the Seas (see also CruiseMapper) will probably be leaving the covered building dock II at the MEYER WERFT on 25 February 2019. The ship has …
Feb 22, 2019 /  Cruise
MJM Marine appointed main outfitting contractor by NCL to undertake a complete refurbishment of cruise ship Norwegian Joy

MJM Marine appointed main outfitting contractor by NCL to undertake a complete refurbishment of cruise ship Norwegian Joy

Global marine outfitter, MJM Marine has been appointed as the main outfitting contractor by Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) to undertake a complete refurbishment of Norwegian Joy (see also CruiseMapper) as the company …
Feb 19, 2019 /  Curious
ICTSI inaugurates the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal

ICTSI inaugurates the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal

International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) formally inaugurated the expansion of its Batumi International Container Terminal (BICT) in Georgia. The expansion encompasses both the waterside and landside …
Feb 15, 2019 /  Curious
NPD: Extended lifetime for Norne FPSO

NPD: Extended lifetime for Norne FPSO

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted consent for continuation of production on Norne FPSO with associated facilities for the Norne, Urd and Skuld fields in the Norwegian Sea. The consent applies from …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Vessels