2021 June 23


GTT obtains tank design order for a new LNG Carrier from DSME

GTT has received an order from its partner the Korean shipyard Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering for the tank design of a new LNGC


NSML becomes first customer for JAWS application on Kongsberg's K-IMS platform

NSML signed a contract with Kongsberg Maritime to deliver Shell’s patented Just Add Water System


Enstructure to acquire Patriot Ports, further expand southeast terminal network

Continued expansion into high growth markets solidifies Enstructure’s position as a leader in North American terminal and cold storage infrastructure


FESCO and NFC Logistics to develop intermodal transportation to APR countries

The companies will cooperate in transportation of various cargoes using FESCO’s extensive network of sea and rail services


Lyttelton Port Company orders more Konecranes Noell Straddle Carriers

New Zealand port company has ordered four Konecranes Noell Straddle Carriers to expand its straddle carrier fleet


Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg installs new fire protection equipment

The new equipment of domestic origin meets the existing standards and ensures safe operation of the premises


WISP2 project launched to further improve performance predictions, rules and regulations for wind propulsion

WiSP2 will focus on making evaluations within EEDI, EEXI and from real operational conditions


MPC Container Ships ASA signs agreement to acquire Songa Container AS and operational update

With the Transaction, MPCC aims to reinforce its position as the leading intra-regional container tonnage-provider


Federation Council approves expansion of Saint-Petersburg city limits with new plots of land in the Gulf of Finland

Artificial plots of land are intended for the facilities of interurban/intraurban water transport


First zero-emission, full-electric shunting locomotives for Port of Rotterdam in production

Rail Innovators Group initiated a joint development agreement together with Railway equipment manufacturer CRRC in 2018, aiming to replace diesel shunting locomotives in the port of Rotterdam


Port of Antwerp converts a tug to methanol propulsion – a world first

The European Commission approved the project this week, a decision that will help the Port of Antwerp take another important step in its transition to becoming a sustainable and CO2-neutral port


Vopak awarded contract for industrial terminal in China

Vopak was awarded a contract for storage and services of a liquid products terminal in China


Russia’s shipbuilding companies secured 480 orders for 100dwt and larger ships till 2025

The total backlog of orders is estimated at some RUB 4.4 trillion


Pecém Complex signs cooperation agreement with SOHAR Port and Freezone, in Oman

The objective is to strengthen commercial and technical cooperation between the complexes, which both have the Port of Rotterdam as a shareholder


New AR glasses allow Yara Marine Technologies to provide remote service and training

Augmented reality (AR) provides interactive access to vessel environments, like a ship’s engine room


Kalmar celebrates completion of its 3000th reachstaker at Shanghai manufacturing unit

Employees and guests gathered at the plant to celebrate this special moment


Port of San Diego partners with Canada’s Ocean Supercluster

Port of San Diego partners with Canada’s Ocean Supercluster to advance innovative blue economy projects


DNV adds new class for cloud-based simulation

DNV has revised its ST-0033 Maritime Simulator Systems standard with the introduction of a new class D for all function areas covering cloud-based simulation


Maersk Supply Service wins its largest project contract ever

Maersk Supply Service will be responsible for all activities from engineering, procurement and offshore execution


Designing non-fossil fuelled, Ulstein X-BOW container vessel for EDGE Navigation

EDGE Navigation AS has chosen Ulstein Design & Solutions AS as their partner in developing a container vessel


Ramphosa announces establishment of Transnet National Ports Authority

Transnet National Ports Authority established as an independent subsidiary of Transnet


Navigation season opens at Provideniya, Anadyr and Egvekinot ports

Seaports of the Eastern Arctic welcome first ships


Höegh accelerates decarbonisation with new industry leading vessels

The Company has achieved a reduced carbon intensity of 37% across its fleet