Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Kommer Damen opens Damen Area Support China

On 4th December last year, Mr Kommer Damen, Chairman of the Damen Shipyards Group, officially opened Damen’s China Support Company in Shanghai. The company...

Maersk & IBM in Blockchain JV to Improve Global Trade and Digitise Supply Chain

A.P. Moller – Maersk and IBM have announced their intent to establish a joint venture to provide more efficient and secure methods for conducting...

COSCO Shipping International Announces Appointment of New Chairman

In a statement released yesterday, COSCO Shipping International stated the following : The board of directors of COSCO SHIPPING International (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd. announced...

Crowley Announces Plans to Build 100,000-Barrel Alaska Class ATB

Crowley Fuels LLC announced on Monday (January 15) that it has signed a construction contract with Bollinger Shipyards to build a new Alaska Class...

Shell Penguins FSPO to be Built by Sevan Marine

Shell has announced the final investment decision for the Penguins field redevelopment project in the UK sector. The decision includes the construction of a...

Transport Canada Introduces New Arctic Shipping Safety and Pollution Prevention Regulations

Last Wednesday, Transport Canada said in a statement, "Canada’s Arctic is a vast and diverse region that is an integral part of this country....

Turkish Transportation Minister Unveils Final Route of Kanal Istanbul Project

Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Minister Ahmet Arslan Monday unveiled the final route of the Kanal Istanbul project, a canal parallel to the Bosporus...

PSA Container Throughput Performance for 2017

PSA International Pte Ltd (PSA) handled 74.24 million Twenty-foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) of containers at its port projects around the world for the year...

More Vessel Calls for Safe Port – Port of Rotterdam

Over the past year, 29,646 sea-going vessels entered the port of Rotterdam. This is over 600 more than the preceding year (29,022 sea-going vessels)....

Port of Kiel Reports Record Results – Plus 14.3%

In 2017, Kiel again posted record handling while also passing the seven million ton mark for the first time. Overall, 7,407.376 tons were loaded...