British Ports Association raise border facilities' concerns with PM

British Ports Association raise border facilities' concerns with PM

The British Ports Association announced on Friday that it has written to the Prime Minister calling for funding guarantees for any new border facilities and digital infrastructure, which may be needed after the UK …
Apr 23, 2018 /  Curious
Sino-Global Receives Purchase Order from Leading China Importer for Up to 100,000 Metric Tons of Sulfur

Sino-Global Receives Purchase Order from Leading China Importer for Up to 100,000 Metric Tons of Sulfur

Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SINO) (Sino-Global), a non-asset based global shipping and freight logistics integrated solution provider, yesterday announced the signing of a Purchase Agent Agreement (the …
Feb 6, 2018 /  Curious
Japan Grants Panama Canal Administrator the Order of the Rising Sun

Japan Grants Panama Canal Administrator the Order of the Rising Sun

Panama Canal Administrator Jorge L. Quijano has been awarded the Order of the Rising Sun, Golden and Silver Star, by the Government of Japan. Established in 1875, the distinguished honor is bestowed by the Japanese …
Dec 13, 2017 /  Curious
GTT receives an order from Hyundai Heavy Industries to design the LNG tanks of a new FSRU

GTT receives an order from Hyundai Heavy Industries to design the LNG tanks of a new FSRU

GTT has received an order from the South Korean Shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries. The order concerns a new Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) which has been contracted by Triumph Offshore, a subsidiary of …
Sep 19, 2017 /  Curious
SHI and DSME set to win US$1.5 billion deal for the construction of MSC new containerships

SHI and DSME set to win US$1.5 billion deal for the construction of MSC new containerships

Two South Korean shipbuilders -- Samsung Heavy Industries Co. (SHI) and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) -- are expected to win a combined US$1.5 billion deal, industry sources said …
Aug 31, 2017 /  Curious
Philly Shipyard announces TOTE Maritime as its partner under the previously disclosed LOI to build up to four new containerships

Philly Shipyard announces TOTE Maritime as its partner under the previously disclosed LOI to build up to four new containerships

Reference is made to a release Thursday (Aug 17) by Saltchuk where the company announced its plan to expand its domestic shipping services to Hawai'i under its TOTE Maritime brand (TOTE). Philly Shipyard, Inc. (PSI), a …
Aug 18, 2017 /  Curious
Global Marine Group secures cable contract for Rampion Offshore Wind Farm

Global Marine Group secures cable contract for Rampion Offshore Wind Farm

Global Marine Group (GMG), a leading provider of offshore engineering services to the renewables, telecommunications and oil & gas industries, announced today that it has been awarded a contract from E.ON, an …
Aug 18, 2017 /  Curious
Trafigura supports order for up to 32 newbuild crude oil and product tankers

Trafigura supports order for up to 32 newbuild crude oil and product tankers

Trafigura Group Pte Ltd (Trafigura), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, has announced its support for an order of up to 32 new build crude oil and product tankers which will be …
Jun 6, 2017 /  Curious
GTT to equip two new LNG carrier vessels for DSME

GTT to equip two new LNG carrier vessels for DSME

GTT has received an order from Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) to equip two LNG carriers with its NO96 GW containment system. DSME shipyard based in Geoje - South Korea – will build the vessels …
May 19, 2017 /  Vessels
Wijnne Barends orders 6 new vessels

Wijnne Barends orders 6 new vessels

Delfzijl-based shipping company Wijnne Barends, recently placed an order at the Indian shipyard "Chowgule & Company" for the construction of 6 identical, energy-efficient vessels. The vessels, with a deadweight …
Mar 29, 2017 /  Vessels