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  • 25 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    GROW:OffshoreWind programme has been granted a six-month extension as part of the Government’s Industrial Strategy to help more manufacturers take advantage of investment in supply chain infrastructure. Over £1m of funding has been put aside to assist more firms to overcome barriers to entry by giving them access to specialist support on developing sales strategy, […]

  • 7 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Offshore Marine Management (OMM) has secured GROW:OffshoreWind funding to build an innovative subsea tool which will substantially reduce project costs and improve health and safety offshore. The new tool has been designed using OMM’s experiences of working offshore and its technology will bring significant time savings during offshore operations, consequently driving down associated vessel, equipment […]

  • 18 November 2013

    From 19 to 21 November 2013 the 26th edition of METS will take place in the Amsterdam RAI, the Netherlands. The international trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international marine leisure industry is still growing. Again thousands of new and innovative products will be exhibited, forums will be organised and do last […]

  • 26 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    The rapid expansion of the sustainable energy sector is helping fuel the growth of CTruk, an Essex company, after it successfully tapped into GROW:OffshoreWind, a national support programme run in partnership with the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS). CTruk designs and builds a range of high-speed marine craft and has established itself as a market leader […]

  • 10 August 2015

    A £1m investment to capitalise on opportunities in the offshore wind sector has been unveiled in the North East. Wescott Coatings and Training Services, which celebrates its 5th birthday this year, has officially opened its new head office and extended training centre on Tyne Point Industrial Estate in Jarrow. Supported by funding from GROW:OffshoreWind, the […]

  • 10 December 2010

    In a poll of IFW readers, more than half believe European intermodal volumes will exceed pure road volumes within ten years. Around 59%, of readers that voted in the recent online poll, felt that intermodal services would increase at the expense of haulage-only services.

  • 13 February 2007

    The largest mega yacht marina facility on the west coast of the Americas will soon put down anchor at “Porto Hussong” in the port city of Ensenada, Baja California, providing much-needed and long-awaited slips for luxury mega yachts. In addition to the coastline condominiums and boutique hotel, the centerpiece of the 16-acre world-class Porto Hussong […]

  • 24 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Portcentric operation The Logistics Terminal has continued to show rapid growth, with 2013 seeing throughput up 100% for the second consecutive year. TLT was set up in January 2011at the Port of Tilbury, and now deals with more than 12,000 TEU’s a year across the operation of container collection, restitution and devanning, storage, cross-docking and […]

  • 13 August 2014
    Business & Finance

    Global reefer capacity across the containership fleet is set to grow by over a fifth, around 22 %, over the next few years, a report from Drewry Shipping Consultants says. “A declining specialised reefer fleet will see its capacity gradually be replaced by reefer box capacity, which is expected to grow 22% from 1.6 million […]

  • 26 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Norwegian ocean bottom seismic specialist, Magseis, has reported net loss of USD 11 million or USD 0.37 per share in the fourth quarter 2015, compared to USD 4.1 million (0.15) net loss year-on-year, and net loss of USD 0.3 million during Q3 2015. The Oslo-listed company has seen its revenue drop to USD 5.5 million […]

  • 19 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx yesterday visited the Wando Welch Terminal to discuss the facility’s upcoming wharf improvement project, which received a 10.8 million dollar Transportation Infrastructure Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grant in September. “The future is a choice, and Charleston will seize the opportunities the future holds by preparing […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) is one of the world’s leading maritime service providers with 4,500 people serving more than 2,200 ports worldwide. Last year, WSS made product deliveries to 24,000 vessels and handled 67,000 port calls. On average, WSS delivers one marine product every two minutes. The World Maritime News met with Danny Ingemann, Business […]

  • 16 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Dragflow, an Italian manufacturer of dredging equipment specialized in solid pumping solutions, has been very busy in the last six months seeing excellent business growth and substantial product development.  The company also moved its headquarters to a larger, bigger space where they will continue to create and innovate. “We are growing big, but always keeping the same goal: […]

  • 3 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Solstad Offshore ASA (SOFF) has taken delivery of a state-of-the-art construction service vessel (CSV) ‘Normand Reach’ from Vard, Aukra (Norway). Normand Reach is 121 meters long, 23 meters wide and has a working deck of approximately 1,300 square meters. The vessel is equipped with a subsea crane with 250 ton lifting capacity. The vessel has […]

  • 2 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Dana Petroleum, a UK-based oil and gas exploration and production company, yesterday reported a drop in its 2013 production, when compared to the 2012 levels.

  • 8 November 2013

    MISC said its revenue for the quarter ended 330 September 2013 of RM2,166.2 million was 0.5% higher than the RM2,155.0 million revenue in the corresponding quarter. QUARTER ON QUARTER Higher revenue in LNG business and higher freight rates in Chemical business contributed to the increase in Group revenue. However, Heavy Engineering business recorded lower revenue […]

  • 5 March 2010

    Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading ship power system integrator, has received an order to power the new cruise vessel of Carnival Corporation, USA carrying the preliminary name Carnival Dream 3. The vessel will be built by the Fincantieri Monfalcone shipyard in Italy and its launch is scheduled for August 2011.

  • 8 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Dubai-based port operator DP World Limited handled 61.7 million TEU across its global portfolio of container terminals during 2015, with gross container volumes growing by 3% on reported basis and 2.4% on a like-for-like basis. According to DP World, growth in 2015 was largely driven by European and UAE terminals. “The portfolio benefited from the […]

  • 23 May 2013

    LNG shipper MISC said its revenue was at RM2,379.4 million in the quarter ended 31 March 2013 was 7.7% higher than the RM2,209.1 million revenue in the corresponding quarter. The increase in Group revenue was mainly due to higher revenue in Heavy Engineering from higher number of projects, combined with lease commencement of two Floating […]

  • 12 September 2011

    Oman’s ports sector continues to grow on the back of an energetic, ongoing programme aimed at modernising and expanding existing maritime ga… (zawya) [mappress] Source: zawya, September 12, 2011;

  • 30 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    GL Academy, the maritime training arm of classification society Germanischer Lloyd (GL) has increased the number and scope of trainings which it delivers to meet the growing needs of Asia’s maritime communities. The seminars, which have focussed on a broad range of topics, have taken place in many countries around the region including: Singapore, Brunei, […]

  • 11 January 2008

    South Korea’s Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co Ltd said on Friday it had won a 432.8 billion won ($461.7 million) order to build ten product carriers from an unidentified Asian company.