2020 October 29


Wan Hai Lines to launch Straits – Bangladesh Express Service

SBX maiden voyage will commence from Singapore port on November 3rd, 2020


Lloyd’s Register launches dedicated Maritime Decarbonisation Hub

The Maritime Decarbonisation Hub is a joint initiative between Lloyd’s Register Group and Foundation


Bill on corporatization of FSUE Rosmorport submitted to RF Government

100 % of Rosmorport’s shares will remain in the ownership of the Russian Federation


Hapag-Lloyd announces winter surcharge to and from St. Petersburg and Ust-Luga

New surcharge applicable from December 1, 2020


Rosmorport’s Azov-Black Sea Basin Branch purchased 5 tugboats

The ships are to be used in the seaports of Eysk and Temryuk


Wärtsilä to collaborate with Anemoi Marine Technologies in future sales of Rotor Sail solutions

Wärtsilä will fully integrate Anemoi Marine Technologies' Rotor Sails within its Propulsion Business


Romania’s border authorities using EMSA RPAS for coast guard surveillance

The service is to support a wide range of tasks including maritime pollution, detection of illegal fishing, border surveillance and search and rescue operations


Jon Fredrik Baksaas appointed DNV GL’s Chair of the Board

Current board member Lasse Kristoffersen will take over as Vice Chair


Nordion Energi moves closer to the aim of 100% green energy by joining the European Clean Hydrogen Alliance

Hydrogen is crucial in the transformation of the energy system and will enable many sectors to achieve their climate goals


Port of Los Angeles streamlines online permit process

Any activity on Port property other than visiting areas open to the public requires permission from the Los Angeles Harbor Department


MABUX released Bunker Weekly Outlook

The World Bunker Index MABUX did not have any firm trend in October


Bunker prices are slightly down in the Far East ports of Russia (graph)

Global oil prices started recovering


CMA CGM announces Peak Season Surcharge from China to Russia

Date of application: November 15th, 2020


Partnership agreement between leading Hamburg Port Authority and Tanger Med Port Authority

Through this agreement, both port authorities jointly aim to work on exchanging experiences and good practices in several fields


Port Kolomna takes delivery of multibucket dredger of Project 3409

The ship will operate in Ryazan HES district of FSBI Moscow Canal


MAN compressor technology for largest FPSO vessel offshore Brazil

The compressor trains will be installed aboard the largest FPSO


Novatek to launch LNG terminal in Rostock (Germany) in 2023

The terminal will accept LNG delivered from Cryogas-Vysotsk terminal by gas tankers and load LNG on bunkering ships and auto trucks


Rosatom looks into using barges for LNG delivery to Arctic regions

Vast prospects are opened for LNG in the Arctic


IMEC and ITF opens big quarantine and testing facility in Manila

The facilities can currently have up to 300 seafarers stay for a 14-day quarantine in two Manila hotels


RS grants GASA to GTT’s Mark III Technology

Mark III is a cryogenic membrane technology intended for the marine transportation and storage of liquefied natural gas (LNG)