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  • 14 May 2012
    Business & Finance

    Afren plc announces that the Ebok North Fault Block exploration well, offshore south east Nigeria, has encountered 370 ft true vertical thickness (TVT) of net oil pay in excellent quality reservoir sands. The Ebok North Fault Block (“Ebok NFB”) exploration well was spudded on 12 April 2012 by Afren and Oriental Energy Resources (“Oriental”), and […]

  • 14 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    Danish shipping and logistics company DFDS named last week its newest and largest ferry to date.

  • 23 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Copenhagen-headquartered shipping and logistics company DFDS has held a naming and launching ceremony for the first of its two RoRo freight vessels currently under construction at Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft in Flensburg. The 210-metre vessel, named Gardenia Seaways, was launched on 17 February, DFDS said. Gardenia Seaways will now be completed alongside the quay in Flensburg where the […]

  • 28 May 2014
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    SeaRoad announced that it has secured an agreement for a new vessel to augment their fleet. The company has reached an agreement with German shipyard, Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG), for the construction of one LNG fuelled roll on – roll off vessel. The delivery of the 180 meter long vessel is planned for late 2016/early 2017. The new vessel […]

  • 18 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ro-ro companies SOL Continent Line and P&O Ferries have joined forces to establish a new service between the Port of Gothenburg and the British ports of Tilbury and Teesport. This new collaborative venture involves the transshipment of freight at the Belgian port of Zeebrugge, to which both companies have regular direct services. Four SOL Continent […]

  • 18 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Ro-ro companies SOL Continent Line and P&O Ferries have joined forces to establish a new service between the Port of Gothenburg and the British ports of Tilbury and Teesport. This new collaborative venture involves the transshipment of freight at the Belgian port of Zeebrugge, to which both companies have regular direct services. Four SOL Continent […]

  • 8 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    When it comes to cargo handling equipment Finnish company Cargotec surely secured an enviable position in the maritime and offshore industry providing integrated cargo flow solutions. Referring to a recent equipment order that Cargotec had received from Ignazio Messina & C. S.p.A., World Maritime News staff asked Cargotec to tell us something more about their […]

  • 1 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    Reporting a profitable Q2, Finnlines reiterates its decision to order more environmentally-friendly vessels.

  • 17 January 2019

    CSL Virginia has been sold for demolition in Bangladesh.

  • 3 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. and shipbuilding companies have reached agreements to build four next generation car carrier vessels. Participating shipbuilders are Shin Kurushima Dockyard Co. Ltd and Japan Marine United Corporation, each company to build two vessels, respectively. “We have spent considerable length of time studying and investigating the most suitable next generation car carrier […]

  • 23 September 2013

    The official steel cutting ceremony took place last week in Shanghai for Atlantic Container Line’s five, G4 (Generation 4) RORO/Containerships, marking the start of actual construction. Since signing a contract with ACL in July 2012 for the construction of these vessels, Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding (HZS) has been busy with the detailed design work and tank […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    The official steel cutting ceremony took place last week in Shanghai for Atlantic Container Line’s five, G4 (Generation 4) RORO/Containerships, marking the start of actual construction. Since signing a contract with ACL in July 2012 for the construction of these vessels, Hudong Zhonghua Shipbuilding (HZS) has been busy with the detailed design work and tank […]

  • 29 June 2015
    Business & Finance

    Nor Lines’ 5,000 dwt short sea cargo Ro/Ro vessel MS Kvitbjørn (White Bear) ran aground off Ulsteinvik on Sunday morning local time, little over two months after entering service, according to local media. The LNG-powered Kvitbjørn was refloated at around 9:45 pm in high tide, with the assistance of the tug S/B Hugin. The Ro/Ro ship was towed […]

  • 21 November 2012
    Vessels

    Australian shipbuilder Incat Tasmania launched the world’s first high speed passenger Ro-Ro ship powered by LNG (Liquified Natural Gas) on Saturday 17th November to allow the vessel to be completed outside the main shipyard shed. The vessel has been moored alongside at the Incat shipyard wharf on Prince of Wales Bay to enable the final […]

  • 24 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    DFDS has signed a 10-year bareboat charter deal with Stena RoRo for a newbuilding ro-pax vessel.

  • 24 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    TransAtlantic’s business area Industrial Shipping recently announced a cost-cutting plan in order to turn the last quarters’ loss trend. As part of this and in agreement with the Maritime Officers’ Association, TransAtlantic now lays off 25 Swedish seafarers and also reflags four ships to Gibraltar and the Netherlands. Vessels affected are TransFighter and TransFalcon to […]

  • 30 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has sealed a contract for the construction of three petrochemical product tankers. The deal is worth KRW 114.7 billion (USD 105.5 million), the shipbuilder said in a regulatory filing. The order has been placed by a European shipowner, the identity of which was not disclosed. The vessels are […]

  • 28 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Van der Vlist has completed a long haul multimodal transport from Turkey to Holland, moving two pump houses for a dredging vessel. The project consisted of moving a 80t complete pump house, and three additional pieces of the second one. Using trusted partners in Turkey the loads were firstly wrapped to protect them from the elements before […]

  • 19 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Abu Dhabi Ports and Autoterminal revealed plans to jointly manage the RoRo/car terminal at Khalifa Port.

  • 7 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Poor safety culture and maintenance practices led to the 2016 fire aboard the RoRo vessel Caribbean Fantasy.

  • 14 June 2018
    Vessels

    Titan LNG, the service supplier of liquefied natural gas, will be supplying the chilled fuel to two Nor Lines’ LNG-powered multipurpose vessels, the Kvitnos and Kvitbjørn at the port of Rotterdam. 

  • 26 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    South Korean medium-size shipbuilder ShinaSB Yard has filed for bankruptcy after being on life support since April 2014, according to local media. Namely, the company filed for bankruptcy with the Changwon District Court earlier this week after it had failed to find buyers on three separate occasions during court receivership. The shipbuilder has not received a new order since 2007. Following […]