2022 September 30


Port of Cardiff celebrates new distribution centre lease with Owens Group

The Port of Cardiff has completed a long-term lease of a 95,207 sq ft distribution centre with Owens Group


Yaroslavsky Shipbuilding Plant launches yet another multi-purpose boat of project 02220

It is the ninth vessel in the series of 15 units contracted by RF Defence Ministry


Hoegh Autoliners offers customers carbon neutral operations

Hoegh Autoliners offers the possibility of transporting cargo out of Europe while running on 100% advanced biofuels


Maersk Drilling awarded contract offshore Brazil with Shell

Maersk Drilling has secured a contract from Shell Brasil for the provisioning of the semi-submersible rig Mærsk Developer in the Campos basin offshore Brazil


Twelve Chinese sailors die of suspected food poisoning near Vietnam - Australian Associated Press

The Chinese-registered Wu Zhou 8 cargo vessel was on its way from Thailand to China when the 21 crew members fell ill


CMA CGM launches new early container return incentive

This new incentive program is an opportunity to reward customers for doing their part to increase equipment availability while also helping them offset their environmental footprint


Kalmar’s EcoFlex rental solution to help Logent improve the sustainability of its cargo-handling activities

Kalmar to supply a Kalmar Eco Reachstacker to Swedish logistics service provider Logent AB under a five-year rental agreement


Container ship Sparta delivered 340 TEU of consumer goods to Baltiysk in the Kaliningrad Region

The Sparta left Ust-Luga for its first voyage to Kaliningrad on 27 September 2022


Aqaba Container Terminal announces zero-emission vision

APM Terminals and Aqaba Development Cooperation signed MoU for a 15-year extension of their partnership in the Aqaba Container Terminal


RF Government to allocate RUB 2 billion for creation of LNG equipment prototypes

Work on implementation of 11 projects to begin in 2022


HHLA and Fraunhofer CML start IHATEC project

HHLA and the Fraunhofer Center for Maritime Logistics and Services CML are researching the automation of pin handling in rail processing by means of mobile robotics


LR approval in principle for Maridea’s Moray Base floating wind concept

AiP awarded for Maridea’s Moray Base floating wind support structure concept, which can support wind turbines up to 15 MW


Albania implements the IMO Anti-fouling Systems Convention

A national in-person workshop to assist Albania with implementing the IMO Anti-fouling Systems Convention has taken place in Durres, Albania


Rolls-Royce and Lürssen to focus on methanol propulsion for large yachts

The companies plan to focus on yachts with lengths of 75 meters and above, which offer great potential for being powered by methanol


Successful delivery of 1800TEU container vessel M/V “ASL HONGKONG”

M/V “ASL HONGKONG” which was surveyed by China Classification Society was successfully delivered to Huanghai Shipbuilding


DNV confirms Nordseecluster wind farms will comply with German offshore regulations

The cluster has a total capacity of more than 1.5 GW and includes four offshore wind leases, which are located north of the German island of Juist


Turnover of FESCO’s Far East coastal services in 8M’2022 rose by 6%, YoY

FESCO Magadan Line connecting Vladivostok and Vostochny with Magadan carried the bulk of cargo


Orsted completes divestment of 50 % of Hornsea 2 Offshore Wind Farm

Orsted has completed the divestment of 50 % of Hornsea 2 Offshore Wind Farm to a consortium comprising AXA IM Alts and Crédit Agricole Assurances


Handling of Belarus’ oil products in Russian ports can total 3 million tonnes in 2022

The two countries’ Transport Ministries sign agreement on alternative routes for cargo exports


ABS and DSME team-up on decarbonization strategy

ABS and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering have formed a joint development project to create a decarbonization strategy for DSME’s LNG carrier designs


OOCL completes trial voyage with biofuel from Chevron

This is the first time that OOCL has trialled the use of biofuel in its fleet


Ningbo Containerized Freight Index deceases by 31.0% in September 2022

Affected by high inflation and high inventory, the consumer demand in the North American market is insufficient


POT and EMERCOM held joint firefighting exercise on oil tanker in Saint-Petersburg

It was the first exercise of that kind in Saint-Petersburg