Edinburgh to host prestigious European Cruise event in 2020

Edinburgh to host prestigious European Cruise event in 2020

Capital Cruising has won a bid to host the prestigious Cruise Europe Conference for the first time in Edinburgh next year. The annual three-day event, which will be held in venues across the Capital in March 2020 …
Sep 11, 2019 /  Cruise
Damen Landing Utility Vessel 1608 unveiled for aquaculture industry

Damen Landing Utility Vessel 1608 unveiled for aquaculture industry

D-day for new fish farm landing craft On 26th July, Damen Shipyards Group and Coastal Workboats Scotland unveiled a new vessel for the aquaculture industry in Oban, Scotland. The unveiling of the new Damen Landing …
Aug 2, 2019 /  Vessels
Peel Ports sets out future for Hunterston PARC

Peel Ports sets out future for Hunterston PARC

Peel Ports has revealed its plans for the major port and industrial centre at Hunterston, one of Scotland’s most important development sites comprising a 300 acre brownfield footprint, deepwater, and rail …
May 21, 2019 /  Curious
New crane swings into action at Port of Grangemouth

New crane swings into action at Port of Grangemouth

Port of Grangemouth delivers faster service as new crane gets to work The Port of Grangemouth’s new multimillion-pound crane gets to work this month at Scotland’s largest container terminal. At 45-metres …
Nov 26, 2018 /  Curious
Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore UK

Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore UK

Subsea 7 Friday announced the award of a sizeable(1) contract by Nexen as part of the Buzzard Phase 2 Project, located approximately 55 kilometres off the north-east coast of Scotland. Caption: Seven Kestrel …
Aug 6, 2018 /  Curious
Turkish tug builder Sanmar delivers a powerful tug to Forth Estuary Towage (FET) in Scotland

Turkish tug builder Sanmar delivers a powerful tug to Forth Estuary Towage (FET) in Scotland

Leading Turkish specialist tug builder Sanmar continues a recent run of success with UK operators by supplying a powerful tug to Forth Estuary Towage (FET) in Scotland. As Chief Harbour Master, Alan McPherson …
May 29, 2018 /  Vessels
P&O Ferries set to lift capacity at Teesport by 25 per cent to create gateway to Scotland

P&O Ferries set to lift capacity at Teesport by 25 per cent to create gateway to Scotland

P&O FERRIES Monday announced that it plans to lift capacity on its Zeebrugge-Teesport route by almost 25 per cent within the next month in order to create a gateway to Scotland via the north-eastern port. The …
May 16, 2018 /  Vessels
CMAL: Minister unveils new £30 million Brodick Ferry Terminal (Video)

CMAL: Minister unveils new £30 million Brodick Ferry Terminal (Video)

Official opening ceremony led by Derek Mackay MSP Fit-for-the-future terminal will support economy for 50 years Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Constitution Derek Mackay officially opened the new Brodick …
Apr 13, 2018 /  Curious
World’s first floating wind farm has started production (Video)

World’s first floating wind farm has started production (Video)

Hywind Scotland, the first floating wind farm in the world, has started to deliver electricity to the Scottish grid. Today the First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, officially opens the wind farm. The 30MW wind …
Oct 18, 2017 /  Curious
Samskip expands shortsea services in Scotland

Samskip expands shortsea services in Scotland

With effect from 1st September, 2017 Samskip expanded its services in Scotland by increasing capacity into Grangemouth. Adding capacity into Grangemouth represents another step forward in our continuing strategy to …
Sep 19, 2017 /  Curious