Among the events of the Neva-2019 exhibition in Saint-Petersburg was the naming ceremony for the lead chemical carrier of Project 00216М being built by Astrakhan Shipbuilding Production Association (ASPO, a company of USC) for Volgotrans LLC under the leasing programme of Mashpromleasing. The tanker has been named PortNews after our agency.
In less than six months, the International Maritime organization will ban the use of high Sulphur marine fuel. The main alternatives to heavy fuel oil are low-Sulphur fuels, low-Sulphur diesel fuel and alternative fuels, including liquefied natural gas. How bunker fuel suppliers for water transport are preparing for tightening of environmental requirements – in our reportage.
The footage shows Jan De Nul’s dredging activities during the construction of the Black Sea Port of Filyos, which will be the third largest port in Turkey and their main export center with a loading and unloading capacity of 25 million tons per year.