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  • 10 July 2019

    Sleipnir, Heerema Marine Contractors’ new semi-submersible crane vessel (SSCV), is set to depart for its maiden voyage this week. According to Heerema, Sleipnir will set course from Indonesia to Spain on a trip expected to take about 45 days rounding South Africa’s Cape of Good Hope. Bunkering of LNG took place for the last two days some 12 […]

  • 10 July 2019

    Sleipnir, Heerema Marine Contractors’ new semi-submersible crane vessel (SSCV), is set to depart for its maiden voyage this week. According to Heerema, Sleipnir will set course from Indonesia to Spain on a trip expected to take about 45 days rounding South Africa’s Cape of Good Hope. Bunkering of LNG took place for the last two days some 12 […]

  • 10 July 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Heerema Marine Contractor’s newest semi-submersible crane vessel (SSCV) Sleipnir is set to begin its maiden voyage this week. Sleipnir, the world’s largest and strongest SSCV named after Odin’s eight-legged stallion, was built by Jurong Shipyard, the fully owned subsidiary of Sembcorp Marine in Singapore and will set course for Spain on a trip that will […]

  • 22 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation has welcomed a 400,000 ton-class large-sized raw material carrier (commonly known as the Vale Max) operated by Brazil’s Vale S.A., the largest iron ore supplier in the world, at its Kashima Works on a trial basis. The accepted vessel,  Vale Brasil, is the largest iron ore transport vessel that […]

  • 18 March 2015

    Following her Asian maiden calls on her 33-night maiden voyage from Dubai to Fremantle, MSC Orchestra reached the shores of New South Wales, receiving a warm welcome from Sydney-siders. MSC Orchestra made her first Australian debut in Brisbane on March 15 before sailing into Sydney’s iconic harbour, cruising by the world famous Opera House and […]

  • 19 December 2013

    After 14 months of construction, the Shell Prelude FLNG project continues to create history. Measuring nearly half a kilometre in length and weighing over 200,000 tonnes, the facility’s enormous hull is ready to take to the water for the first time. Join the team in Goeje, South Korea, as it prepares to launch the largest […]

  • 28 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    The dredging operations designed to increase draft at the Maidens Harbour and planned for early 2015, have been just announced by the Maidens Harbour Trust. Due to siltation from the beach, the Harbour Trust revealed its plan to dredge the entrance Channel to Maidens Harbour. This would be for a distance of 100 meters south along the existing entrance Channel from the […]

  • 16 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    After being officially named by Queen Elisabeth II in Southampton last Tuesday, the cruise ship Britannia sailed to its home port of Gibraltar and started a 14-day maiden voyage around the Mediterranean. Described as the biggest cruise ship designed for the British holiday market, Britannia was built for P&O Cruises by Italy’s Fincantieri at a cost of […]

  • 14 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Kalama is honored to welcome a maiden voyage from the international ship, Storm Rider, this weekend. The 22 ton bulk carrier is loading wheat at the port for shipment to Manzanita, Mexico. The ship, which hails from Cyprus, is operated by Grecomar Shipping & Agencies and is captained by Konstantinos Pantazis. According […]

  • 5 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    Canada Steamship Lines announced the arrival of the MV Baie St. Paul, the most technologically advanced ship to enter the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence Seaway system. The award-winning vessel docked in the Port of Montreal, Quebec at 20:30 EDT on December 1, 2012, completing her maiden voyage that began in Jiangyin, China. “We are extremely proud […]

  • 12 November 2007

    Swiber Clinches maiden contract in the Gulf of Thailand worth US$25 million. Swiber Holdings Limited , is moving full speed ahead in its offshore drilling operations. The integrated offshore EPCIC contractor and provider of marine support vessels today announced that it’s newly incorporated deepwater drilling unit, Swiber Offshore Drilling Pte Ltd, has secured its maiden […]

  • 24 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    The CMA CGM Alexander von Humboldt, the second 16,000 TEU mega container ship of the French shipping line CMA CGM, docked Wednesday, 22 May 2013, at the EUROGATE Tanger container terminal in Morocco on her maiden voyage. The vessel, which put to sea on her maiden voyage in Pusan/South Korea on 19 April, belongs to […]

  • 18 April 2008

    A £300m cruise ship is to leave Southampton later on its maiden voyage. Oscar-winning actress Dame Helen Mirren officially named Ventura on Wednesday with the help of two Royal Marines who made sure the traditional bottle broke.

  • 8 February 2010

    The Philippines: Korea-based shipbuilder Hanjin Heavy Industries has recently completed the ‘APL Bahrain’ at its facility at the Subic Bay Freeport Zone in Zambales. International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) serviced the ‘APL Bahrain’, the largest vessel to dock in the Philippines, on the vessel’s maiden voyage when it called at two of ICTSI’s Philippine terminals: […]

  • 19 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The sleek, environmentally-friendly cruise ferry MS Stavangerfjord has completed its maiden voyage to the joy after four years of waiting of Fjord Line staff and to the delight of its first passengers. On the evening of Sunday, July 14, Captain Erik Johansen and his crew could at long last could say ‘welcome aboard’ to roughly […]

  • 11 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    Falmouth Harbour Commissioners (FHC) has welcomed an extra special cruise ship into the port, marking the occasion with an exchange of commemorative plaques. The 600-passenger Saga Sapphire was making her maiden call to Falmouth on June 30, the 14th cruise call of the year so far. FHC chairman David Ellis and Mike Reynolds, Port Operations […]

  • 21 October 2013

    Blue Star Line Chairman Clive Palmer has announced due to worldwide interest in the Titanic II project he has applied to register the trademark ‘Palmer Pictures’ with a view to making a major motion picture and documentary about the ship’s maiden voyage. On April 30, 2012, Mr Palmer announced to the world his intention to […]

  • 21 August 2018
    Business & Finance

    HMM Promise berthed at DP World Santos on August 17 on its maiden voyage to the Port of Santos in Brazil.

  • 21 October 2013
    Business & Finance

    Blue Star Line Chairman Clive Palmer has announced due to worldwide interest in the Titanic II project he has applied to register the trademark ‘Palmer Pictures’ with a view to making a major motion picture and documentary about the ship’s maiden voyage. On April 30, 2012, Mr Palmer announced to the world his intention to […]

  • 20 March 2007

    ‘Let it Be’ is a full displacement vessel, with a length of 47 meter. The hull is made of steel and the superstructure is aluminium. The two MTU engines can take it to a topspeed of 15,5 knots.

  • 6 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    Canada Steamship Lines’ next generation bulk carrier CSL Welland set out on Wednesday on her maiden voyage from China to Canada, where she will serve as the latest addition to CSL’s Trillium Class fleet on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River. The 36,100 tonnes in deadweight, Seawaymax gearless bulker embarked for Montreal from the […]

  • 4 January 2012

      The 388,000-tonne vessel, Berge Everest, reached China’s Port of Dalian and has completed delivery of its iron ore cargo, Reuters reports. Upon reaching Dalian, where the world’s top iron ore producer’s vessel will probably refuel for its journey back to Brazil, the first of Vale’s giant dry bulk vessels has marked a key step […]