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  • 26 March 2017

    There’s a saying that out of the following three items on the shipyard’s menu, a client can only choose two: low cost, fast delivery and high quality. However, there are ways to achieve all three courses and one of them is converting an existing semi-completed hull into a tailor-made solution. Repurposed This is exactly what […]

  • 4 April 2011

    The CEDA Dredging Days Papers Committee selected the following abstracts for the conference. The listing below also indicated the tentative setup of the technical sessions. The final programme will be designed after the completion of the peer review of the full manuscripts and the definitee acceptance of the papers. SESSION 1: Building with nature: from […]

  • 23 July 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    The Dutch Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest sea port, saw a 9.1 per cent decrease in its throughput in the first half of 2020 as a result of the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • 28 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) and Saudi Aramco signed yesterday (June 27th , 2012) a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) to pursue the merger of the fleets and operations of Bahri and Vela International Marine Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Saudi Aramco. The proposed merger would create a large and more […]

  • 3 February 2013

    The port services provider Cuxport has issued an upbeat assessment of its business operations in 2012. The company handled about 1.6 million tonnes of goods that entered or left the port. Cuxport particularly enjoyed high growth rates in its automobile logistics operations. But it was also able to expand its business in project logistics for […]

  • 1 May 2013

    One of MAN Diesel & Turbo’s oldest licensees held a successful demonstration of the ME-GI concept on April 17, 2013 at its Tamano works. A large crowd of guests attended the demonstration and the following reception where, among others, MAN Diesel & Turbo’s Dr. René Umlauft, CEO, and Thomas Knudsen, Head of the Low Speed […]

  • 2 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Yesterday, 1 September 2013, ADPC celebrates the first year anniversary of commercial operations at Abu Dhabi’s state-of-the-art Khalifa Port. In just one year, Khalifa Port has gone from a pristine stretch of reclaimed land four kilometers out to sea, to busy hub port serving 17 shipping lines, offering 18 direct services with direct links to […]

  • 23 May 2014

    Ask any professional in the industry what they think a workboat is and everyone will give you a completely different answer. Some will say that only the vessels with a flat afterdeck and a crane will fit the definition of a workboat, others claim that the definition is wider and that tugs, support vessels and […]

  • 2 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Yesterday, 1 September 2013, ADPC celebrated the first year anniversary of commercial operations at Abu Dhabi’s state-of-the-art Khalifa Port. In just one year, Khalifa Port has gone from a pristine stretch of reclaimed land four kilometers out to sea, to busy hub port serving 17 shipping lines, offering 18 direct services with direct links to […]

  • 1 January 2013

    January: AURORA BOREALIS to Become The World’s Most Advanced Polar Research Vessel Research in the polar regions can only be carried out by sophisticated research vessels. Modern research vessels that are capable of penetrating into the central Arctic are rare. A new state-of-the-art research icebreaker is therefore urgently required to fulfill the needs of European […]

  • 1 August 2011

    Country’s leading shipbuilding company, Western Marine Shipyard Ltd today delivered four vessels to the German buyer Grona Shipping and Bangladesh government creating another milestone in the shipbuilding industry of Bangladesh. Among the four vessels, German buyer Grona Shipping received two 5200 DWT MPC Vessels and another two vessels were delivered to the Bangladesh Inland Water […]

  • 1 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    Country’s leading shipbuilding company, Western Marine Shipyard Ltd today delivered four vessels to the German buyer Grona Shipping and Bangladesh government creating another milestone in the shipbuilding industry of Bangladesh. Among the four vessels, German buyer Grona Shipping received two 5200 DWT MPC Vessels and another two vessels were delivered to the Bangladesh Inland Water […]

  • 14 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      Tidal Transit Limited will be showing off a model of is 20m fibre glass catamaran, the first of which is due in UK waters in Q4 2011, to the visitors of Seaworks in Southampton next week. The boat has been designed by Adam Wright, of Thornham (Norfolk) to meet the specific needs of the […]

  • 24 November 2011
    Business & Finance

    As exports from Vietnam continue to boom, interest grows apace in bringing larger and larger container ships to the region. Vessels with a displacement of hundreds of thousands of tons and capacities of up to 15,000 twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) are now plying the trade routes. These huge vessels require capacious terminals, large ship-to-shore cranes […]

  • 14 June 2011

      Tidal Transit Limited will be showing off a model of is 20m fibre glass catamaran, the first of which is due in UK waters in Q4 2011, to the visitors of Seaworks in Southampton next week. The boat has been designed by Adam Wright, of Thornham (Norfolk) to meet the specific needs of the […]

  • 22 October 2012

    Together with the State of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania and the representatives of the works council and the IG Metall union, a transfer company must be set up for all 1,750 employees of P+S WERFTEN. The transfer company should take up its work on 1 November 2012 and would then operate for a year, i.e. until 31 […]

  • 19 March 2017

    Sometimes, it is easy to implement the sustainable alternative in the maritime industry. When it is time for a new antifouling on the hull of a vessel, it is easy to choose a non-toxic variant. Other sustainable transitions take more effort. Like LNG. This fuel, that makes marine propulsion more environmentally friendly, is promising. But […]

  • 2 July 2013

    Chart Ferox, the Czech cryogenic equipment specialist, has established a significant presence in the developing sector for LNG as marine fuel. The company has secured orders to provide the fuelling systems for three distinctively different LNG-powered vessel projects. The contracts build on the success achieved by Chart in delivering more than 60 satellite LNG plants […]

  • 30 September 2013

    International accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by an average 1.8 per cent in 2012. This compares with the 2.1 per cent average rise in costs recorded for the previous year. There was a significant reduction in costs across all categories and it was clear […]

  • 7 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    2013 was a remarkable year for global marine terminal operator DP World. Despite challenging market conditions and uncertainties that impacted the industry, the company maintained its focus on improving efficiencies, expanding capacity, enhancing its position as one of the top industry leaders globally and driving profitability. As a premier partner in the UAE’s successful bid […]

  • 8 July 2013

    Mikael Hansen truly is a world citizen. Born in Denmark, he moved to India when he was just seven days old and grew up in Japan and the United States of America. During his career, he lived in the United States of America, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Belgium before settling in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. […]

  • 9 December 2019

    The Port of Gdańsk is preparing for an important milestone of becoming the busiest container port in the region.