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  • 24 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    CargoX conducts trial shipment of a container with its Smart Bill of Lading. 

  • 14 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    CargoX launched the first open, neutral, and accessible blockchain platform in the shipping industry.

  • 27 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Hong Kong-based terminal operator COSCO SHIPPING Ports Limited recorded a 3.9% increase in its total container throughput for the nine months ended September 30, 2016, with the group’s terminals handling 70.2 million TEUs, compared to 67.6 million TEUs in the same period last year. The group’s terminals in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan handled a […]

  • 30 July 2014
    Vessels

    Equatorial Guinea LNG (EG LNG) said it has recently loaded its 400th cargo into the 157,600 cbm Maran Gas Efessos tanker. The LNG cargo was sent to Japan, world’ largest LNG importer. “With this achievement, EG LNG continues to demonstrate its commitment to operating a safe and reliable plant that is truly considered a world class […]

  • 15 December 2014

    In the very first edition of Offshore WIND we reported on access systems as the means for safe transfers of personnel to offshore wind turbines. At that time it was still a relatively new topic in this industry. We discussed the systems by Dutch company Ampelmann Operations B.V. and by Offshore Solutions. Now, five years […]

  • 15 December 2014

    In the very first edition of Offshore WIND we reported on access systems as the means for safe transfers of personnel to offshore wind turbines. At that time it was still a relatively new topic in this industry. We discussed the systems by Dutch company Ampelmann Operations B.V. and by Offshore Solutions. Now, five years […]

  • 11 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    Dutch engineering company CargoFlexX has won an order to provide a new generation of multipurpose cargo handling systems for an anchor handling tug supply (AHTS) vessel.  The 66-meter shallow draft AHTS was designed by the Netherlands-based consulting company Offshore Ship Designers (OSD) and it is being built at an undisclosed Turkish shipyard. Its construction commenced in January this year. The […]

  • 16 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    UK-based maritime classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) has joined the Quadriga sustainable shipping project, an initiative from Hamburg-based Sailing Cargo, which aims to build the world’s biggest sailing cargo ship. The project outlines a plan to build a 170-meter car carrier, capable of carrying between 1,700 and 2,000 cars, which will be equipped with four DynaRig […]

  • 31 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) announced that in connection with the fleet replacement program for the general cargo the company has sold its general cargo vessel (Saudi Hofuf), on 30 July 2013, for scrapping after completing her useful life for a sum of SAR. 28,305,845 generating a net gain of SAR 17,572,100 […]

  • 25 August 2011

    Argentina will receive three LNG cargoes this week as low temperatures drive up natural gas demand, a person close to the operations said… (platts) [mappress] Source: platts, August 25, 2011;

  • 5 January 2015

    The Philippine Coast Guard has confirmed that Almarito Anciano, the chief engineer of M/V Sea Merchant, died when the general cargo ship sank approximately five nautical miles southeast of Malabrigo Point in Lobo, Batangas at around 6:45 am local time, January 1. Nineteen other crewmembers were saved by the Coast Guard and the passing ship M/T Mactan. Sea Merchant was […]

  • 9 May 2011

    Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has recently been awarded a number of contracts in Nigeria with a total value of approximately € 90 million. The largest contract was awarded by Prodeco International Limited and involves dredging and reclamation works for the expansion of the Federal Lighter Terminal and the Federal Ocean Terminal in Onne Port, which […]

  • 9 April 2020
    Innovation, Technology

    Tech firm CargoSmart Limited has carried out a pilot project with ocean carrier COSCO Shipping Lines using blockchain to share shipment data with a terminal operator in real-time. Apart from COSCO, Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG), and Tesla (Tesla) took part in the project which took place in December 2019. As part of the process, […]

  • 4 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Marine insurer IUMI has called for the introduction of a range of measures to help reverse the worrying increase in cargo theft globally. During the IUMI conference in Berlin, the association published a position paper which points out that cargo theft is no longer confined to high-value goods and that online trading platforms are encouraging the […]

  • 28 December 2016

    The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company has reportedly set sights on 100 LNG cargoes for 2017 to cover the country’s demand for natural gas.

  • 28 November 2019
    Business & Finance

    CargoX has become an observer of the EU’s Digital Transport and Logistics Forum (DTLF).

  • 21 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    Oman’s Sohar port and freezone has handled over 50 million tons of cargo in 2015, an increase of 12% compared to 2014, representing an average of almost one million tons a week. Following the first full year of additional traffic from port Sultan Qaboos, container traffic at Sohar jumped by 62% from 2014. Sohar port also saw an […]

  • 8 February 2012

      On Tuesday, February 7, a Russian vessel ‘Tanya Karpinskaya’ sunk in the Sea of Japan after colliding with a Singapore flagged container ship ‘Cat Duta’. The 17 crew members, all of them Russian citizens, were rescued by the Coast Guard. Another crew member, who was considered missing, has been found ashore. General cargo vessel […]

  • 24 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    iCargo, the pan-European cargo and logistics project part funded by the EU, has formally launched its three and a half year framework programme. The project, formally titled “Intelligent Cargo in Efficient and Sustainable Global Logistics Operations” includes research, development, demonstration and dissemination elements designed to improve the performance of real-world logistics. Building on the success […]

  • 20 March 2019

    A Comoros-flagged general cargo vessel capsizes in Shahid Rajaei Port, Iran.

  • 8 January 2016

    Over 13 tons of marijuana were seized from a Bolivia-flagged general cargo vessel Joudi some 55 nautical miles off Tobruk, Libya, on January 5, Commander of Turkish Coast Guard Rear Admiral Hakan Üstem said at a press conference. The seizure was conducted as part of the anti drug operation Albatros. The vessel, crewed by 10 people, was sailing along the Egyptian and […]

  • 11 August 2015
    Vessels

    India’s GAIL has reportedly acquired two cargoes of liquefied natural gas to be delivered in September.