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  • 13 February 2012

    When confronted with the challenge of transporting a submarine that supposedly could not be hoisted out of the water and brought safely to its destination, shipping company Jumbo formed a close and innovative partnership with Saltwater Engineering. They faced many challenges, but this cooperation proves that even the most challenging project can be completed. The […]

  • 25 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Tschudi Shipping Co., one of the oldest shipping firms in Norway, will begin exploring the possibility of establishing a transshipment port in western Alaska, Lt. Governor Mead Treadwell said. Treadwell, who leads the state’s work with the 8-nation Arctic Council, applauded Tschudi’s decision, saying it is a tremendous step toward developing Alaska’s economic opportunities related […]

  • 19 April 2006

    Aker Yards Piikkio has entered into contract with Leirvik Module Technology from Norway for the delivery of modular cabins for living quarters of drilling platforms. Leirvik Module Technology AS is one of the leading suppliers of living quarters for offshore industry. They have decided to use modular cabins of Aker Yards Piikkio in the construction […]

  • 25 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Now, it is possible for Danish ships engaged on international voyages to be surveyed and certified in accordance with the Maritime Labour Convention. On 20 August 2013, the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) enters into force. This means that, from this date, all Danish ships with a gross tonnage above 500 must hold a certificate in […]

  • 14 January 2019

    London-based Ophir Energy said the company’s board decided to reject the possible offer to be made by Medco Energi. 

  • 19 December 2016

    Oil and gas company San Leon Energy has been approached by an unnamed firm for a possible takeover offer, the second one in less than two years.  The company, with oil and gas assets across Europe and Africa including offshore assets in Albania, Ireland, and Morocco, confirmed on Monday it has received an approach from a possible […]

  • 21 March 2011

    Today there are rumours in the market regarding a wind farm project in Mexico of almost 400 MW. Vestas can confirm that negotiations between the consortium behind the project and Vestas are ongoing, but Vestas has not yet received a firm and unconditional order for the project. If the negotiations between the consortium and Vestas […]

  • 7 June 2010

    “As the first production plant for LNG in Europe and in Arctic areas, Snøhvit has taken a new and central position for Statoil in the European gas supply picture,” says chief executive Helge Lund. ”At the same time the plant at Melkøya is a great industrial adventure,” underlined Lund at an industrial seminar in Hammerfest […]

  • 1 May 2015
    Research & Development

    What appears to be an eruption of Axial Volcano was observed in real time by scientists on April 23, thanks to a set of the instruments installed last summer by the University of Washington to bring the deep sea online. “It was an astonishing experience to see the changes taking place 300 miles away with no one […]

  • 28 September 2012

    The controversial mass dredging operations, that independent scientists believe are likely responsible for creating a marine contamination crisis in Gladstone harbour, are now planned to increase with the addition of a new shipping passage in the harbour. “This is some of the worst possible news for local Gladstone fishing communities, who have lost their harbour, […]

  • 11 March 2014

    The Japanese Government was urged to lift offshore wind tariff while lowering the tariff for solar energy, reported Reuters. Ever since the nuclear disaster in 2011, Japan has been looking to develop other ways of energy production, this is why the new feed-in tariff scheme was introduced in 2012, which required utilities to buy all […]

  • 11 March 2014

    The Japanese Government was urged to lift offshore wind tariff while lowering the tariff for solar energy, reported Reuters. Ever since the nuclear disaster in 2011, Japan has been looking to develop other ways of energy production, this is why the new feed-in tariff scheme was introduced in 2012, which required utilities to buy all […]

  • 1 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Financial consultancy specialist Asia Fund Space (AFS) has agreed to acquire new shares in the capital of Ezra as well as the possible subsequent injection of new assets into Ezra. The agreement is subject to all Ezra shareholder, creditor, court (US and Singapore) and other necessary approvals being obtained. Given the approvals required, the agreement […]

  • 13 July 2007

    In early June Siba’s livestock carrier Deneb Prima left the port of Townsville with the largest ever cattle shipment from Australia to South East Asia. The Queensland-Indonesia record voyage was successfully completed on June 25, with the delivery of over Euro7.2m worth cargo, including 20,060 cattle and 2,564 sheep and goats.

  • 14 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    New Zealand’s largest freight gateway Port of Tauranga today announced that they are on track to become the first port in the country to transport more than one million containers across its wharves in a single year. The port also announced a strong 8.5% improvement in Group half year net profit to $41.9 million from […]

  • 6 December 2005

    New Delhi: India and Brunei today discussed the possibility of cooperation in the port and shipping sector including LNG shipping and expansion and upgrade of their Ports with Indian assistance.

  • 10 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    US terminal operator Ports America has denied rumors on a possible sale of the company to Turkish port operator Yildirim Holdings or any other parties.  “At this time Ports America is not in a sale process and is not for sale,” a representative of Ports America told World Maritime News, adding that any reports of […]

  • 20 July 2017

    Six countries have been shortlisted by the Philippines as possible partners for a $2 billion LNG import facility, with only one to be chosen eventually. 

  • 13 April 2016
    Business & Finance

    A research team of Dubai’s port operator DP World is to visit Georgia to look into the construction of a marine terminal, inland terminal, logistics park or an economic zone, the company said following a meeting between DP World’s Chairman and Prime Minister of Georgia recently held in Dubai. The discussion between the Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili and DP […]

  • 12 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    An investigation has been launched into a possible cartel in the bunker sector in the Netherlands and Belgium, according to the Dutch competition authority. This investigation involves several companies that are active in the ports of Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Antwerp, which may have concluded illegal price-fixing agreements, according to the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and […]

  • 4 November 2014
    Business & Finance

    South Korea’s City of Ulsan is planning to launch a preliminary feasibility study  for the construction of an LNG bunkering station at the Port of Ulsan,Yonhap reports. Once constructed, the station will enable LNG-powered vessels to re-fuel at sea without anchoring. The city has identified the expected increase in LNG-powered vessels, as well as the steady demand for the […]

  • 22 January 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) issued a tender, seeking recovery services, in the event of locating the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. The ATSB said preliminary tenders would allow it to assess which organisations are able to supply the equipment and expertise required for any recovery operation. “While no wreckage from the missing aircraft […]