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  • 30 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The book Dutch Dikes, offering a complete overview of the Netherlands’ most important invention: the dike, was officially published, on January 26th 2015, in Amsterdam. What once began with mounds and culverts is now a network of more than 22,500 km of dikes, dams and dike relics. Dikes are the framework of the Dutch landscape and […]

  • 17 January 2017

    The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) plans to temporarily reduce the number of booking slots for supers in the third period to 5, for a total of 15 slots, due to “an unusual delay” in transits for non-booked vessels. The reduction will become effective on January 20, 2017, and will be maintained until further notice, according […]

  • 27 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Evergreen Marine Corporation has launched GreenX, an integrated container logistics solution platform.

  • 1 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S has introduced instant booking confirmation for containers.

  • 25 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Maersk has introduced a new online product that can break the cycle of overbookings.

  • 21 March 2017

    Van Oord reported a decline in its 2016 revenue and net profit amid challenging dredging and offshore oil & gas markets. However, same as other similar companies, Van Oord said it sees opportunities for growth in the offshore wind sector.

  • 29 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    China’s shipping conglomerate Cosco Group has ended up on the list of companies found to have falsified revenue and profits, according to the country’s National Audit Office. Cosco, together with 13 other state-run companies, falsified a total of USD 4.8 bln in revenue and USD 3.1 bln in profits, the Audit office said in a report for 2014 released on Sunday, […]

  • 29 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    China’s shipping conglomerate Cosco Group has ended up on the list of companies found to have falsified revenue and profits, according to the country’s National Audit Office. Cosco, together with 13 other state-run companies, falsified a total of USD 4.8 bln in revenue and USD 3.1 bln in profits, the Audit office said in a report for 2014 released on Sunday, […]

  • 23 April 2014

    Amec said it is on track to meet expectations and the company’s order book was at £4.2 billion at 31 March of 2014 (December 2013: £4.1 billion; March 2013: £3.7 billion). AMEC Chief Executive Samir Brikho said: “AMEC has continued to trade in line with expectations for 2014 and our record order book gives us confidence […]

  • 4 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Danish shipping major Maersk Line has partnered up with the Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba to allow users to book ship places online. Maersk launched a pilot program on Alibaba OneTouch portal on December 22, 2016, moving a step forward to “providing fully digitized customer solutions”, a spokesperson of the carrier said in a statement. “The initial launch […]

  • 25 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    The International Chamber of Shipping has announced that it will be making its publications on best practices for shipping companies available as eBooks. ICS will be using the eReader technology developed by Witherby Seamanship Group (WPG), which is now being widely used by many other bodies producing maritime publications, including the International Maritime Organization (IMO). […]

  • 1 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Network Express will start accepting bookings in stages from February 1, 2018.

  • 26 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    LNG Libra, a 126,000 cubic meter LNG carrier owned by Höegh LNG Holdings Ltd., was chartered to Gas Natural for another year, the company said in its press release. Gas Natural has today exercised its option to extend the charter period for further 12 months with redelivery at year end 2015. The EBITDA contribution to […]

  • 2 October 2017

    The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) plans to allow swapping and substitution of booking slots between container vessels of members of an alliance, the ACP said in its Advisory to Shipping.  Starting from December 1, 2017, swapping and substitution will be allowed on a temporary basis under the following conditions: Both vessels must be of the […]

  • 1 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Panama Canal will increase the number of daily booking slots available for Neopanamax vessels from six to seven effective December 1, 2017. With this measure, the Panama Canal said that it is embracing the additional capacity allowed for by the new, larger locks. The seven daily booking slots for Neopanamax vessels are offered in […]

  • 3 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    The beginning of 2014 saw the global order-book continue the growth trend which started in 2013 after five successive years of decline, it was concluded during the annual general meeting of European Ships and Maritime Equipment Association (SEA Europe) held in Copenhagen, Denmark from 26-28 June.   The current order book stands at 180million CGT. […]

  • 24 May 2013

    Ship Finance International Limited today announced that the Company has agreed to build four 8,700 TEU newbuilding container vessels at a major shipyard in Korea. The contract price is attractive and the vessels are scheduled to be delivered to us in 4Q 2014 and 1Q 2015. Ole B. Hjertaker, CEO of Ship Finance Management AS, […]

  • 15 January 2018

    Booking slots of Neopanamax vessels that transit the Panama Canal prior to their reserved date may be reassigned.

  • 21 July 2008

    Farstad Shipping has arranged two new charter deals which will see its anchor handling, tug support (AHTS) vessels operating off Indonesia and Australia. The deals are together worth around NOK 330 – 420 million depending on options. Under the terms of an agreement with Eni, the Italian explorer has booked the Far Sound and Far […]

  • 31 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Mainboard-listed JES International Holdings Limited (JES), a major shipbuilding group based in the PRC, announced that it has entered into a shipbuilding contract for one unit of UT 755 LN Platform Support Vessel (PSV) through its wholly owned subsidiaries, JES Universal Co. Private Limited and Jiangsu Eastern Heavy Industry Co. Ltd. This is the Group’s […]

  • 30 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian multi-client seismic data specialist, Spectrum, has slid into the red following lower revenue warning earlier this month. The Oslo-listed company reported third-quarter net loss of USD 5.1 million on revenue of USD 18.2 million, versus net income of USD 13.7 million on revenue of approximately USD 53 million in the prior-year quarter. For the […]

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    One of the leading Dutch superyacht builders Jongert has signed three impressive new orders over recent weeks. At the Monaco Yacht Show the yard signed contracts for two motoryachts and then confirmed a third new order – this time for a new sailing yacht – at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show. Add in a major […]