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  • 24 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The government of India will further focus on modernization of the country’s Major Ports after recent initiatives resulted in increased cargo volumes and revenue, Union Minister of Shipping, Road Transport & Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari announced at a press conference in New Delhi on September 23. The profit margins of Major Ports declined from 43% to 28% […]

  • 24 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The government of India will further focus on modernization of the country’s Major Ports after recent initiatives resulted in increased cargo volumes and revenue, Union Minister of Shipping, Road Transport & Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari announced at a press conference in New Delhi on September 23. The profit margins of Major Ports declined from 43% to 28% […]

  • 6 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Jensen Maritime, a Crowley Maritime Corp. company, recently completed a major redesign of the Global Sea-managed fishing vessel Bering Defender. The project, which improved the vessel’s efficiency and hold capacity, outfitted it for pollock fishing in the challenging waters of Alaska’s Bering Sea. The refurbished fishing boat, formerly named Dona Martita, recently arrived in Seattle […]

  • 18 April 2017

    US-based LNG equipment maker, Air Products named Sean Major as the company’s executive vice president and general counsel, effective May 1, 2017.

  • 8 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Major ports in India handled 560.9 million tonnes of cargo during the period April 2017 to January, 2018.

  • 11 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    The average growth of India’s twelve Major Ports during the three-month period ended June 30, 2016 stood at 5.28 percent, while the ports handled a total of 212.78 million tons in the quarter, against 202.11 million tons seen during the corresponding period in 2015. India’s ports of Paradip, Visakhapatnam, V.O. Chidambaranar, Cochin, Mormugao and Kandla registered positive growth, while the other […]

  • 12 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The European Union has introduced a new wave of sanctions targeting Russian companies and officials. The latest batch, published in the EU Official Journal, banned debt financing for three Russian companies – Rosneft, Transneft and Gazprom Neft. The sanctions take effect from the moment of their publication. The EU has also banned debt financing for Russia’s three major defense […]

  • 6 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Singapore’s EOC Limited, one of Asia’s leading providers of offshore oil and gas development and production solutions, has secured an award worth in excess of US$40 million including options for the Lewek Chancellor. Under this award with an oil major, the accommodation and construction barge will provide full support in accommodation and maintenance services for a project in […]

  • 8 June 2015

    On the sidelines of the World Gas Conference in Paris, the chief executives of 15 French companies including Total, Technip, Schneider and Vinci Energy held direct talks with the managing director of National Iranian Gas Company Hamidreza Araqi to discuss opportunities in Iran.

  • 5 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    Ardmore Shipping Corporation has signed a commitment letter for a new $172 million credit facility with ABN AMRO Bank N.V., Nordea Bank Finland Plc, and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (“SEB”). The proceeds from the new facility are expected to be used to finance up to 65% of the purchase price of eight vessels on order […]

  • 20 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    The cargo volumes at India’s Major Ports increased by 5.2 percent during the first half of the fiscal year 2016-17 as the country’s ports handled a total of 315.4 million tonnes of cargo in the period from April to September 2016. The rise in cargo traffic from 299.5 million tonnes, handled by the ports during the same […]

  • 18 May 2018
    Business & Finance

    UKMPG: Developments in digital and augmentation/automation areas to transform competitiveness at UK ports.

  • 13 March 2015

    India has approved a new scheme to support the country’s so-called major ports in developing the infrastructure needed for improved coastal shipping, the Minister of State for Shipping Shri Pon Radhakrishnan said. Financial assistance is given under the new central sector scheme in the form of grant-in-aid for construction/upgrading of coastal berths, and capital dredging for the deepening of […]

  • 4 September 2014
    Equipment

    InterMoor, an Acteon company, has opened a major new storage, maintenance and inspection facility in Aberdeen, UK. The new base – on a three-acre site with a warehouse, 20 permanent onsite staff and a multi-million pound mooring inventory – will support InterMoor’s global mooring operations with a focus on Europe, Africa and Asia. The new […]

  • 12 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    A development application has been lodged with Bega Valley Shire Council that proposes a major marina development in Eden. The application comes after a recent amendment to the Bega Valley Local Environmental Plan that enabled the waters of Cattle Bay and Snug Cove to come under Council’s local planning provisions. The NSW Minister for Planning […]

  • 6 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    There has been a continued increase in frequency of major vessel casualties, according to the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI). The growth trend of marine risks is exerting a significant pressure on marine insurers, especially as the frequency of major vessel casualties rose again in 2016 for the second consecutive year, the union’s statistics released last week […]

  • 8 June 2015

    On the sidelines of the World Gas Conference in Paris, the chief executives of 15 French companies including Total, Technip, Schneider and Vinci Energy held direct talks with the managing director of National Iranian Gas Company Hamidreza Araqi to discuss opportunities in Iran.

  • 7 June 2006

    Autoship Systems Corporation (ASC) of Vancouver, Canada is pleased to announce the release of Autoship 9.0, the industry leading ship hull design and surface modelling program.

  • 6 September 2011
    Research & Development

    Dorset’s famous River Stour has received a major boost with the successful completion of river restoration work at Glen’s Weir on the … (dorsetecho) [mappress] Source: dorsetecho, September 6, 2011;

  • 3 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    The largest concrete pour at Lyttelton Port since the early 1990’s started yesterday at Cashin Quay 2 wharf.  About 375 cm of concrete is being poured by 75 trucks to form the first 11 m of the new Cashin Quay 2 wharf deck at the Container Terminal. The concrete area being poured today will be […]

  • 10 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    Forland Shipping and Havyard Group have agreed on a major new contract for the construction of a subsea vessel. The Herøy-based company Havyard Group AS has secured a new and prestigious subsea contract with a brand new customer. Forland Shipping`s main offices are located just south of Bergen and is a privately owned shipping company […]

  • 18 September 2014

    Air Products’ chairman, president and chief executive officer, Seifi Ghasemi, announced a major company restructuring. “Today we are taking a major step to restructure for future success. Air Products had the industry leadership position 20 years ago and maintains leading market positions in key regions. We will regain that leadership position by first reorganizing our […]