Qatar Petroleum initiates LNG ship construction program for 100+ new LNG carriers

Qatar Petroleum initiates LNG ship construction program for 100+ new LNG carriers

Qatar Petroleum yesterday issued an ‘invitation to tender’ for the reservation of ship construction capacity required for the LNG carrier fleet for its North Field Expansion (NFE) Project, which will increase …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
Zeebrugge EPC expansion a state-of-the-art solution for Doosan

Zeebrugge EPC expansion a state-of-the-art solution for Doosan

WW Solutions’ new 1,320 square metre facility at its on-port equipment processing centre (EPC) will enable Doosan to meet end-customer requirements without a hitch. The expansion of a state-of-the-art equipment …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Vessels
12 New Container Stacks Go to Work at NIT; Phase I of $375M Capacity Expansion is Complete

12 New Container Stacks Go to Work at NIT; Phase I of $375M Capacity Expansion is Complete

The Port of Virginia® continues to expand its capacity and this month 12 new container stacks at Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) began operating as the project to reconfigure the terminal’s south …
Mar 11, 2019 /  Vessels
First Caisson Sets Sail for Aberdeen South Harbour

First Caisson Sets Sail for Aberdeen South Harbour

Aberdeen Harbour’s £350-million expansion has reached another landmark stage with the first 6,000-tonne caisson beginning its journey to South Harbour on Monday (Feb25). The concrete unit departed from …
Feb 27, 2019 /  Vessels
New London port, Tilbury2 gets go-ahead

New London port, Tilbury2 gets go-ahead

Forth Ports Group receives planning consent for new port on the River Thames The Port of Tilbury, the UK’s fastest growing port, has today (20 February 2019) received development consent from the Secretary of …
Feb 20, 2019 /  Vessels
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
Port of Gothenburg starts construction of new terminal

Port of Gothenburg starts construction of new terminal

After years of planning and preparation, construction of an entirely new terminal in the outer area of the Port of Gothenburg has started. The project will be the largest expansion undertaking at the Port of Gothenburg …
Oct 12, 2018 /  Curious
The latest stage of a £50Mln expansion of automotive trade at the Port of Southampton begins

The latest stage of a £50Mln expansion of automotive trade at the Port of Southampton begins

Work on the latest £15 million multi-deck storage facility in the Eastern Dock will take 9 months and will create 3,000 additional spaces for vehicles to be stored. This is the eighth multi-deck at the port and …
Oct 9, 2018 /  Curious
Georgia Ports plan 8 million TEU capacity by 2028

Georgia Ports plan 8 million TEU capacity by 2028

At the Savannah State of the Port event Thursday (Sep 20), GPA Executive Director Griff Lynch thanked Governor Deal for his leadership and detailed GPA’s 10-year, $2.5 billion plan to expand the capacity of the …
Sep 21, 2018 /  Curious
Expanded Panama Canal Commemorates Two Year Anniversary

Expanded Panama Canal Commemorates Two Year Anniversary

In the two years since its inauguration, the Expanded Panama Canal continues to offer record growth across segments and rising trade opportunities around the world Yesterday, the Panama Canal marked the two-year …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Vessels