ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB signs breakthrough contract for marine automation in China

ABB has won its first marine automation system contract for a cruise ferry in China, after the technology package for Chinese-built Viking Line vessel has been extended to include the ABB Ability™ System …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao floating dock operational

Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu), has on 2 November commissioned its large floating C dock. After the final tests had been carried out in the morning, the C Dock was submerged onto the equalized seabed. DSCu …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
TechnipFMC Signs a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron

TechnipFMC Signs a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron

TechnipFMC has signed a Surface Technologies Frame Agreement with Chevron.  Caption: Offshore support vessel Deep Arctic (Image for illustrative purposes only) - Photo credits: TechnipFMC   This 5-year …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
Savannah achieves all-time record in October

Savannah achieves all-time record in October

Fiscal year to date (July - Oct.2018) growth at 8 percent The Port of Savannah moved more container cargo in October than any other month in its history, with 413,800 twenty-foot equivalent container units crossing its …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

STX receives AiP from LR for LNG-fuelled 50k dwt MR tanker

LR has presented STX with approval in principle for a 50k dwt MR tanker design capable of using LNG as a fuel. This development is the result of close collaboration between STX and LR. STX incorporated an LNG-fuelled …
Nov 14, 2018 /  Curious
COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry and GTT sign technical service agreement for LNG carrier repairs and conversions

Following the strategic agreement signed between COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry Co.,Ltd (CHI) and GTT last year, as a part of the plan, CHI and GTT have signed the Technical Service Agreement (TSA) on November 8 in …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
NOVATEK Shipped First LNG Cargo to China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC)

NOVATEK Shipped First LNG Cargo to China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC)

PAO NOVATEK (NOVATEK) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, NOVATEK Gas and Power Asia Pte. Ltd., shipped a cargo of LNG produced from the Yamal LNG project to China National Offshore Oil Corporation …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
KOTUG and Petroconsult join forces to establish KOTUG PETRO Maritime (KPM)

KOTUG and Petroconsult join forces to establish KOTUG PETRO Maritime (KPM)

KPM awarded a long-term contract  by Arab Petroleum Pipelines Company SUMED   Leading global towage company KOTUG International BV has signed an agreement with Petroconsult to create a joint venture company …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
ABP invests £1 million in port of Lowestoft as part of energy hub vision

ABP invests £1 million in port of Lowestoft as part of energy hub vision

The first phase of a £300,000 demolition project to clear a new 13-acre development site has completed at the Port of Lowestoft’s Shell Quay. The project, to provide more development land for ABP and …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious
Tokyo Gas Signs Memorandum of Understanding on Mutual Cooperation with RWE (Germany)

Tokyo Gas Signs Memorandum of Understanding on Mutual Cooperation with RWE (Germany)

Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. (Tokyo Gas) signed Friday (Nov 9) a Memorandum of Understanding on Mutual Cooperation (MoU) with RWE Supply & Trading, the trading arm of the leading European utility RWE AG. RWE is one of the …
Nov 13, 2018 /  Curious