2024 May 19


RWE, Masdar award geophysical surveys contract for DBS West offshore wind farm

Surveys at the turbine foundation sites will be undertaken by the vessel Deep Helder


Intesa Sanpaolo and Fincantieri for the energy transition of maritime and air transport

The event in Milan in collaboration with the RLCF Alliance, was attended by representatives from the Italian government, European institutions, trade associations, the business world and research


MSC Cruises to expand at Port Canaveral with the arrival of the MSC Grandiosa

Beginning December 2025, MSC Grandiosa will offer 7-night Eastern and Western Caribbean itineraries alongside the MSC Seashore


Noatum launches maritime services in Türkiye

The office will deliver integrated services at every stage of maritime operation from its locations in Istanbul and Izmir


New Pipeline Transition Alliance to focus on re-purposing natural gas infrastructure to hydrogen service

DORIS will undertake the engineering of the pipeline and associated hydrogen production and conditioning systems


Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore Ltd. shipyard launches dual-fuel offshore installation vessel for Van Oord

The Boreas' vessel will be engaged in transport and installation of foundations and turbines at offshore wind farms


Major Scottish export terminal invests £750,000 to boost refrigerated cargo capabilities

The substantial increase in reefer points solidifies the port’s position as a leading hub for refrigerated and frozen cargo on the west coast


Jan De Nul orders new XL cable-laying vessel

The new XL ship will be the fifth vessel in Jan De Nul Group's cable-laying fleet

2024 May 18


SNAM's Q1 total revenues declined 1.9% to 895 million euros

Adjusted net profit reached 335 million euros


KOTUG Int'l successfully pilots Tug Drone technology

This innovation ensures safer and more controlled operations, significantly reducing the risk of accidents


Austal USA names Mark Santamaria as CFO

Santamaria had a 24-year career with Lockheed Martin Corporation culminating with a position of Divisional CFO


Silver Ships delivers four of seven coastal fast response boats

The CFRB will be used for coastal and harbor patrol and as law enforcement interceptor vessels


CMA CGM posts revenue of 11.8 billion for Q1 2024

EBITDA down 30% in a geopolitical environment that is impeding the fluidity of global trade.

2024 May 17


Bunker fuel sales at the Middle Eastern hub of Fujairah drop on a monthly basis in April 2024

Total sales excluding lubricants reached 638,960 m3 in April


Lloyd’s Register and Shandong Marine Group sign MoU

SDMG has a diverse fleet that includes bulk carriers, container ships, and gas carriers


China reveals cooperation methods to protect and restore the Yangtze River

The release demonstrates the collaborative efforts of the procuratorial organs and ecology and environment departments


APM Terminals Barcelona holds the commissioning of 17 Konecranes NSC 644 EHY hybrid straddle carriers

These models use up to 32.5% less fuel than even today’s most modern cranes and will reduce the terminals annual CO2 emissions by 50 tonnes


Marine fuel demand in Panama declined in April 2024

Panama's total sales reached 375,848 mt in April


MITSUI E&S and PACECO commence commercial operations of world's first hydrogen fuel cell zero emission RTG crane at Port of Los Angeles

Use of hydrogen allows the H2-ZE Transtainer cranes to produce zero emissions without connecting to the electric grid


ILWU Canada agrees to delay serving 72-hour strike notice on employer DP World Canada

ILWU Local 514's contract expired March 31, 2023, and talks to reach a new contract for its over 700 members failed last year and again in January 2024


Barge hits a bridge in Texas, damaging the structure and causing an oil spill

No injuries were reported


Container shipping costs on EU-S. Korea route surge over 30 pct amid Red Sea crisis

The average shipping cost for a 40-foot container from the European Union to South Korea went up 32.8 percent on-month last month to US$1,368


DP World invests €130m in Romania

DP World has invested over €250 million in Romania since 2004