2022 January 19


New SGMF publication provides expansive and highly relevant guidelines on safe bunkering of LNG

The third revision is the most comprehensive coverage of all aspects related to the bunkering of LNG fuel


ESL Shipping sells the barge Espa

ESL Shipping sells its smallest, 9,000 dwt towable barge Espa to Raduga Shipping and Trading OÜ


High efficiency Wärtsilä power solutions to drive seven new Arctic Shuttle Tankers

The 120,000 DWT vessels are Arc 7 classified and have icebreaking capability


Euroseas announces new charter for its 2,788 TEU, 2004-built vessel

Euroseas announced a new charter of its container vessel M/V “EM Astoria”


Freeport of Riga Authority to invest almost EUR 1 million in implementation of port digital technology and IT solution projects this year

The Port of Riga and the FRA have expressed their readiness to further develop and invest in green energy, smart technologies and IT projects


ABS, SDTR and SDARI develop methanol-fueled bulker

SDTR supplied key operational data and SDARI developed the design with ABS support and review


Thistle Wind Partners land 2 GW in ScotWind offshore wind leasing round

Thistle Wind Partners consists of DEME Concessions, Qair Marine SAS and Aspiravi International NV


Results of Russian ports in 2021: infographics and analytics

PortNews and IPEM present jointly developed infographics and analytics on operation of Russian seaports in Q4 and 12M, 2021


Port of Blyth orders Konecranes Gottwald Generation 6 Mobile Harbor Crane

The crane is scheduled for fully erected delivery in April 2022 and will be the first Generation 6 crane to be delivered to the UK


Equinor awarded 26 new production licences on the Norwegian continental shelf

In 2022, the company plans to take part in around 25 exploration wells


Oboronlogistics’ Sparta IV to deliver project cargo to India

The expected arrival time of the vessel is the end of February 2022


Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg increased its throughput in 2021 by 17% YoY

Handling of ferrous metal grew by 58%, year-on-year


Growing orders for Alfa Laval FCM LPG fuel supply systems reflect strength in Alfa Laval’s broad LPG offering

Alfa Laval maintains a strong portfolio of solutions used in LPG cargo handling systems


Throughput of Novotrans at Ust-Luga port’s ferry terminal rose by 9.2% in 2021

Over the year, Novotrans handled 218 ships


ABB adds digital analytics feature to turbochargers, giving performance visibility to shipowners

Turbo Insights delivers turbocharger performance analysis for two-stroke engines from newbuilding stage onwards, starting at running hour zero


Port of Corpus Christi finishes Fiscal Year 2021 with record tonnage

The Port of Corpus Christi’s new annual tonnage record of 167.3 million tons is a 4.7 percent increase over 2020


FESCO delivers equipment for NPP Akkuyu in Turkey

Cargo vessel Viking delivered a total of 948 tons


Helsinki City Board approves the Port of Helsinki Ltd development programme

The Port of Helsinki has prepared a nearly ten-year development programme based on the scenario review published in summer 2020


METIS adds new functionality to cloud-based platform to enhance decarbonisation and compliance support

The tools allow owners to monitor and analyse their fleets’ greenhouse gas emissions against industry metrics


North makes key Fixed Premium P&I appointments to accelerate diversification drive

North appointed Peter Thomas as Deputy Business Claims Manager and Laura Gilbert as Underwriter


Jumbo-SAL-Alliance delivers comprehensive transportation solution for the transportation of offshore platform modules

Jumbo Shipping has carried out the tailor-made transportation of offshore platform modules including living quarters module, helideck and flare boom for client Kiewit Offshore Services


Throughput of Murmansk Sea Fish Port in 2021 rose by 20.7% YoY

Handling of fish products rose by 21.4%, year-on-year


Throughput of Rostov-on-Don port in 2021 fell by 15%, year-on-year

The port handled 21.9 million tonnes of cargo