FESCO changes the rotation and the names of container lines from China and the Republic of Korea to Far Eastern ports

FESCO changes the rotation and the names of container lines from China and the Republic of Korea to Far Eastern ports

As part of the development of FESCO Fast Forward services, FESCO Transportation Group (FESCO) is optimizing the rotation and changing the names of regular shipping lines from China and the Republic of Korea to Russia. …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Curious
Hyundai Merchant Marine to expand cooperation with FESCO

Hyundai Merchant Marine to expand cooperation with FESCO

Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) (CEO Jae-hoon Bae) announced that it will expand cooperation with FESCO. Caption: Container ship Hyundai Brave - Image courtesy of Abaco20 (For illustrative purposes …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Vessels
IRClass secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of Border Security Force (BSF) of India

IRClass secures order for providing classification services for 54 vessels/crafts of Border Security Force (BSF) of India

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has secured an order for providing classification services for nine floating border out posts (FBOPs) and 36 patrol boats of Border Security Force of India (BSF). IRClass, a …
Apr 24, 2019 /  Curious
New Swedish Shipping Company Formed - Wallenius SOL

New Swedish Shipping Company Formed - Wallenius SOL

WALLENIUS SOL is a new shipping company that will transport forestry products and other goods in a network covering the Gulf of Bothnia, the Baltic Sea and the North Sea. Founders are the two shipping companies Wallenius …
Apr 23, 2019 /  Curious
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
ABS Teams with Industry Leaders to Improve Container Vessel Safety

ABS Teams with Industry Leaders to Improve Container Vessel Safety

ABS and representatives from the Cargo Incident Notification System (CINS) form a joint industry project to develop best practices for carriage of dangerous goods ABS and leaders representing the Cargo Incident …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Curious
Bahri Explores Maritime Opportunities In Africa At Logismed

Bahri Explores Maritime Opportunities In Africa At Logismed

Bahri, a global leader in logistics and transportation, has recently concluded its participation in the 8th edition of Logismed, the international transport and logistics exhibition for Africa and the Mediterranean. The …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Curious
Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

Republic of the Marshall Islands Maritime Administrator Releases the STELLAR DAISY Marine Casualty Investigation Report

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator has completed its Marine Casualty Investigation Report into the loss of the very large ore carrier (VLOC) STELLAR DAISY. The STELLAR DAISY, with a crew …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Accidents
d’Amico Shipping Italia to Pay $4 Million for Concealment of Pollution From Vessel

d’Amico Shipping Italia to Pay $4 Million for Concealment of Pollution From Vessel

$1 Million Will Go to Projects that Support Cleanup of Marine Pollution, Preservation of Aquatic Life, and Restoration of Shorelines around Newark Bay A shipping company based in Italy Wednesday (Apr17) admitted …
Apr 22, 2019 /  Vessels
Rotterdam industry produces less CO2 in 2018

Rotterdam industry produces less CO2 in 2018

For the second year in a row, industry in the port of Rotterdam has released less CO2 into the atmosphere. This becomes clear from new figures published by the Dutch Emissions Authority (NEA). The sector has cut its …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Curious