Spotted: Al Jazeera Port anchorage - host to a major marine operation involving two Jack-up rigs

Spotted: Al Jazeera Port anchorage - host to a major marine operation involving two Jack-up rigs

Al Jazeera Port anchorage was host to a major marine operation involving two Jack-up rigs, namely Kingfish and Whaleshark, being loaded onto the heavy lift semi-submersible ship MV Red Zed 2. The loading operation took …
Jul 9, 2019 /  Curious
Army Corps Tours Houston Ship Channel

Army Corps Tours Houston Ship Channel

Port Houston continues its focused effort to obtain federal authorization to widen and deepen the Houston Ship Channel. Port Commission Chairman Ric Campo joined Chief of Engineers and Commanding General of the U.S. Army …
Jul 9, 2019 /  Curious
Development of Tuas Next-Generation Port Phase 2 (Singapore) begins

Development of Tuas Next-Generation Port Phase 2 (Singapore) begins

Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State for Transport and Health, witnessed the commencement of reclamation for Tuas Terminal Phase 2 with the installation of the first caisson in a ceremony on Jul 04. When fully …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Curious
Peel Ports: City Deal funding for new Greenock Ocean Terminal development approved

Peel Ports: City Deal funding for new Greenock Ocean Terminal development approved

City Deal funding towards the £19.193m cost of the new cruise berthing and visitor centre at Greenock Ocean Terminal has been confirmed, it was revealed last Monday (Jul 01). At its June meeting, the Glasgow City …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Finance
SEA\LNG Welcomes Port of Virginia As First Port In the United States To Join Membership

SEA\LNG Welcomes Port of Virginia As First Port In the United States To Join Membership

SEA\LNG has announced Friday (Jul05) that the Port of Virginia has become the first port in the United States of America to join the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of …
Jul 8, 2019 /  Curious
OOS International joins forces with demolition firm for decom jobs

OOS International joins forces with demolition firm for decom jobs

In this unique partnership, both companies will excel in their distinctive specialisms. OOS International will generate a continues supply of steel to the yard of SAGROOS by executing the offshore removal and so-called …
Jul 5, 2019 /  Curious
Unifeeder introduces new service to Gävle hamn

Unifeeder introduces new service to Gävle hamn

Port of Gävle will be included on the rotation of the newly launched Unifeeder Sweden-Poland Service. This is the first commercial feeder service ever to directly connect the Swedish east coast to Poland with a …
Jul 5, 2019 /  Curious
APM Terminals Barcelona outlines recent €47 million investment

APM Terminals Barcelona outlines recent €47 million investment

APM Terminals Barcelona provided an overview of the company's short and middle-term projects last week. Representatives of the port community, including the president of the Port of Barcelona, Mercè Conesa, and …
Jul 2, 2019 /  Vessels
TangerMed and A.P. Moller - Maersk new state of the art $800 M investment in Morocco opens its doors

TangerMed and A.P. Moller - Maersk new state of the art $800 M investment in Morocco opens its doors

New APM Terminals Medport Tangier is the second collaboration between Moroccan port TangerMed and A.P. Moller - Maersk  With the new addition of APM Terminals MedPort Tangier, which has a capacity of 5 million …
Jul 2, 2019 /  Curious
Damen signs contract with Baleària for Eco-efficient tug in Port of Ciutadella

Damen signs contract with Baleària for Eco-efficient tug in Port of Ciutadella

Damen Stan Tug 1606 E3 the first IMO TIER III compliant harbour tug in the Mediteranean Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with Spain-based major ferry operator Baleària for the delivery of a Stan Tug …
Jun 27, 2019 /  Vessels