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  • 7 October 2014

    The U.S. Coast Guardsmen offloaded more than 28,000 pounds (12.7 tonnes) of cocaine at Naval Base San Diego confiscated during their 90-day deployment in counter drug missions off the coast of Central and South America as part of Operation Martillo The crew of Cutter Boutwell turned the cocaine, worth more than USD 423 million wholesale, over to agents from […]

  • 28 September 2014

    A combined Australian and New Zealand operation conducted 260 km off the coast of Africa has seized more than 5.6 tonnes of cannabis resin, worth an estimated AUD 280 million (USD 245.5m). The five day operation involved the Royal Australian Navy frigate HMAS Toowoomba and a Royal New Zealand Air Force P-3K2 Orion, which was called […]

  • 15 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Belgian port of Antwerp has passed the mark of more than 200 million tonnes of freight and over 9 million TEU handled in one year for the first time ever. In October, the port said it handled 156,515,552 tonnes of freight in the first nine months of 2015, up 5.5% on the same period last year. […]

  • 21 July 2009

    A Devon-based warship has been involved in the seizure of 12.4 tonnes of cannabis resin which was being smuggled in a small cargo boat. Crew from the Type-22 frigate HMS Cumberland, based in Devonport, Plymouth, covertly tracked the dhow in the Gulf of Aden before boarding it. A search team found the resin in large […]

  • 15 January 2006

    American heavy haulage specialists Berard Transport has completed a mammoth transportation project which has seen a 680 tonne steel super yacht launched off the coast of Louisiana.

  • 20 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Port of Gothenburg’s campaign for a cleaner shipping industry is continuing to bear fruit. During 2013, 49 vessels took part in the programme. In total, they saved 120 tonnes of sulphur emissions. Shipping companies that switch to marine gas oil, LNG or another similar fuel with a maximum of 0.1 per cent sulphur content […]

  • 31 August 2010

    Coastguards have warned vessels sailing off the Norfolk and Suffolk coast to watch out for 60 tonnes of cargo which fell off a ship. The cargo of wooden planks fell overboard from a Norwegian ship 55 miles east of Lowestoft in heavy seas.

  • 13 June 2006

    The Nam Trieu Shipbuilding Industry Company on June 13 successfully launched a 53,000 tonne ship in the northern port city of Haiphong. The ship, named Graiglas, is designed for transporting dry cargo. It is one of the two biggest made-in-Vietnam ships built so far by Vietnamese workers. The other ship, Florence, also has a capacity […]

  • 22 February 2019

    Port of Rotterdam reported the throughput of LNG as bunker fuel increased considerably from 1,500 tonnes in 2017 to 9,500 tonnes in 2018.

  • 10 February 2010

    Fishery Wealth deputy minister Ghazi al-Ahmar said in a statement to al-Wahda newspaper that the amount of Yemeni Fish and Sea creatures exportation to international markets reached 100.000 tons at a cost of $ 222 million in 2009. The quantities were exported to more than 85 countries around the world with Arab countries in first […]

  • 20 February 2013

    The CTruk 20T MPC is designed to meet the complex demands of the offshore wind farm support sector. By means of CTruk’s patent-applied flexible modular pod system, she can not only transfer technicians to the turbines in comfort, but also can reconfigure to work as; a fuelling vessel, with her 16 tonne fuel capacity; a […]

  • 4 February 2013
    Equipment

    Maritime Developments (MDL), the back-deck equipment specialist for the energy sector, is to officially launch a new innovation for the subsea industry at a leading oil and gas exhibition in Aberdeen. MDL, which has operations in Aberdeen and Peterhead, will unveil its latest tensioner at Subsea 2013 at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (February […]

  • 21 September 2007

    The Nam Trieu Shipbuilding Industry Corporation on September 20 launched the construction of a cargo vessel of 56,200 tonnes. The vessel is 190 metres long, 32.26 metres wide and 18.1 metres high.

  • 18 May 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Qatar is in talks to supply 10 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas to China, the country’s energy minister said… [mappress] Source: Times of  Oman, May 17 , 2010;

  • 28 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    The port of Antwerp is expected to have handled 183.8 million tonnes of freight this year. This represents a drop of 1.8% compared with 2011, when the volume was 187.2 million tonnes. All things considered, these figures are a mild reflection of the state of the economy and of the shipping industry. Antwerp’s performance was […]

  • 19 June 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The Pieter Schelte features a unique design concept with a displacement at full load of nearly 900,000 tonnes. It is capable of lifting 48,000 tonnes and the pipelay tension capacity will be 2,000 tonnes, doubling the capacity of the world’s current largest pipelay vessel, Allseas’ Solitaire.

  • 3 October 2014
    Technology

    Based on the River Orwell at Levington (near Ipswich), Suffolk Yacht Harbour (SYH) recently invested in a brand new 75 Tonne Wise hoist. Suffolk Yacht Harbour’s Managing Director Jonathan Dyke says; “The new hoist operates in conjunction with our existing 60 tonne hoist; so SYH now offers its clients increased, more flexible and even faster […]

  • 3 October 2014
    Technology

    Based on the River Orwell at Levington (near Ipswich), Suffolk Yacht Harbour (SYH) recently invested in a brand new 75 Tonne Wise hoist. Suffolk Yacht Harbour’s Managing Director Jonathan Dyke says; “The new hoist operates in conjunction with our existing 60 tonne hoist; so SYH now offers its clients increased, more flexible and even faster […]

  • 14 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    Progress was made on Rena this week, despite salvage operations being suspended for two days due to high winds and swells. The project remains on schedule. The total combined weight of steel removed is now approximately 430 tonnes, which is more than 20 per cent of the total weight to be removed. The RMG 280 […]

  • 5 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Strong growth in the numbers of ships being transferred into BV class has pushed the Bureau Veritas classed fleet past the 100 million gross tonnes milestone. At the end of the first half of 2014 BV classed 10,700 ships totalling over 100 m gt. Philippe Donche-Gay, Executive Vice President and Head of BV’s Marine & Offshore […]

  • 11 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology, Vessels

    DEME Group has just released this amazing photo of a giant piece of technology that will be installed on their powerful cutter suction dredger (CSD) ‘Spartacus’. “The 2,500 tonne cutter ladder is by far the strongest and most sophisticated ever built,” said DEME in its announcement. The ladder houses the power driving equipment for cutting […]

  • 20 April 2011

    Japan’s custom-cleared imports of LNG totalled 6.7mn t in March, edging down 0.6pc from a year earlier… (argusmedia) [mappress] Source: argusmedia, April 20, 2011;