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  • 1 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Ports & Logistics

    The Belgian Port of Oostende is acquiring the shares of PMV, DEME Group and Artes-Group NV in REBO NV with an aim to stimulate the terminal’s further growth. The Port of Oostende said it wishes to focus as much as possible on the growth of the activities at the REBO terminal and has thus initiated the discussions on the […]

  • 15 May 2019

    This is the second fire-related incident involving Grimaldi Lines’ vessels this year.

  • 12 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The video above shows Höegh Target, a Pure Car Truck Carrier (PCTC) owned by the Norwegian RoRo shipping company Höegh Autoliners, transiting the Agua Clara locks of the newly expanded Panama Canal on September 8, 2016.  With its 8,500 car capacity and 71,400 m² deck area, Höegh Target is said to be the largest PCTC in the world. The 22,068 dwt […]

  • 29 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has received an order to contruct two Ro-Ro vessels from an undisclosed European shipowner. The new vessels, which were ordered under a KRW 133.9 billion (USD 119 million) worth contract, are scheduled for delivery by the end of 2019, the company informed through a stock exchange release. In February […]

  • 29 May 2019

    The port is scheduled to open in May 2020.

  • 26 November 2018
    Business & Finance

    QTerminals has received an approval to design, develop and operate Phase II of Hamad Port.

  • 20 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Japan’s ocean carrier Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (”K” Line) plans to use some of its 7,500-unit size RORO car carriers currently under construction to transport Hitachi rail cars from Japan to the UK. ”K” Line has signed a contract with Vantec HTS Forwarding, part of Hitachi Transport System Group, to transport Hitachi rail cars for IEP (Intercity Express Programme). These IEP […]

  • 25 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Car Carriers ASA reported that the 51% owned subsidiary Eidsiva 2 RoRo KS has executed an agreement for the sale of the 1996 built vessel’ “Vibeke”. The vessel has been sold for recycling in line with the requirements set out in the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of […]

  • 31 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    Workers at Damen’s Romanian subsidiary Damen Shipyards Galati have staged a protest which has shut down work operations at the yard for the third day now. As confirmed by Damen to World Maritime News, the protest was launched on the morning of August 29, when a number of workers held a spontaneous demonstration in front of […]

  • 1 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Hydrex diver/technician team carried out underwater stern tube seal repairs on a 200-meter roro vessel in Port Kembla, Australia. The ship was suffering from an oil leak, making an on-site repair necessary. Taking advantage of the Hydrex flexible mobdock technique the team was able to carry out the entire operation on-site and underwater. The Hydrex […]

  • 22 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Mipo Dockyard has secured an order for four Pure Car/Truck Carriers (PCTCs) worth KRW 367.7 billion (USD 311.6 million). The order has been placed by an undisclosed Asian owner. Under the deal, Hyundai Mipo is scheduled to deliver the car carriers by June 30, 2019, the shipbuilder said in a stock exchange filing. The […]

  • 18 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    Atlantic Container Line (ACL) has confirmed that their five new roll-on oll-off containerships (CONROs) will be built to UK standards. The five new vessels are being built at the Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co. Ltd in Shanghai China. They are the first of their type ever built with a container capacity of 3800 TEUs plus 28,900 […]

  • 29 October 2013

    The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has received a new vessel specialized in general cargo with a size of 26,000 DWT. The ship, named Bahri Jazan, was built by Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) in South Korea. This is the fourth RoCon vessel delivered out of six that were contracted by Bahri with this shipyard in 2011G […]

  • 22 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    Navimag’s RoRo ferry Amadeo I, which ran aground and capsized off southern Chile in August 2014, was towed some 70 kilometers off Diego de Almagro Island and scuttled on Monday, September 21. The ferry was sunk in 2,700-meter-deep waters, bringing to an end a year-long salvage operation assigned to Florida-based Resolve Marine Group. Navimag decided […]

  • 28 January 2016

    The list of the Panamanian-flagged car carrier Modern Express, now at around 50 degrees, is gradually increasing as the vessel continues to drift about 370 km west of La Rochelle, France. According to the French Maritime Authority, the heavy list indicated that the vessel, carrying 3600 tons of timber and construction machinery, is taking on water. A Falcon 50 aircraft and an intervention, […]

  • 5 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    Crowley Maritime Corp. has plans to make its inaugural port call to Tampa, Fla., on Friday, September 02, 2011, as part of its Central American Roll-on/Roll-off (Ro/Ro) service. This service accommodates Ro/Ro, breakbulk and project cargoes. Based on current market demand, it is anticipated that additional sailings from Tampa are likely to be as frequent […]

  • 26 May 2020
    Innovation, Vessels

    Oslo-based Wallenius Wilhelmsen has pilot-tested Jotun’s remotely-operated proactive hull cleaning robot onboard one of its RORO carriers. Jotun Hull Skating Solutions combines remotely operated underwater robotic Jotun HullSkater, a special antifouling coating named SeaQuantum Skate and a range of customized services including inspection, technical service and performance level guarantees. The HullSkater is a remotely operated robot […]

  • 28 August 2019

    The fire is believed to have started in the ship’s engine room.

  • 12 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Nordana was operating the only regular direct RoRo service from the US Gulf and East Coast into Libya until the unrest forced the temporary suspension of services in February. The official sanctions have now been lifted, which together with improved security in the region permits Nordana to resume service. “The increasing stabilization in the Eastern […]

  • 24 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian RoRo shipping company Höegh Autoliners has named its fifth Pure Car Truck Carrier (PCTC) in the New Horizon series, Höegh Traveller, at Xiamen Shipbuilding Industries in China.  Höegh Traveller is the fifth in a series of six Post-Panamax vessels to be delivered to the company by the end of this year. Earlier this month, Höegh Autoliners […]

  • 21 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian RoRo shipping company Höegh Autoliners recorded a 4% increase in volumes carried in 2015 compared to the year earlier, despite the year showing a modest growth in global car sales of 1.7% year-on-year. The improved results were boosted by the addition of two out of six 8,500 car equivalent unit (CEU) Pure Car and Truck Carriers […]

  • 27 September 2016

    The foundation stone-laying ceremony for the French Port of Calais extension project took place on September 26, 2016, in the presence of François Hollande, the country’s president. The main partners of the Calais Port 2015 project signed a document which was sealed inside a concrete X-bloc, the emblem of the worksite. The project includes the creation of a […]