Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

Greece: Euroseas Ltd Announces Time Charter Renewals ...

  Euroseas Ltd., an owner and operator of drybulk carriers and container vessels and provider of seaborne ...

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CGGVeritas Set to Start First Ever 3D Seismic Survey in ...

CGGVeritas  announced today that is has signed a contract with Bahamas Petroleum Company PLC to acquire a 3D survey ...

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UK: Rolls-Royce Wins USD 32.33 Million WR-21 Gas ...

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed a long term contract with BAE Systems to provide ...

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Germany: GL Announces Advanced Ship Design Exceeds EEDI ...

The on-going trend to greener shipping impacts all ship designs. In recognition of the recently developed Energy ...

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USA: ABS Issues Guidance for LNG Fuelled Ships

  With rising fuel costs and today’s global interest on emission reduction, liquefied natural gas (LNG) is ...

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Brazil: Vale Plans to Create Nation’s Largest Port

  Brazilian mining giant Vale will invest US$2.9bn to turn the Ponta da Madeira port terminal in northern ...

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Norway: Nordic Yards Displays Environmental Award ...

Nordic Yards, manufacturer of technologically sophisticated and innovative special ships, is exhibiting at ...

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USA: First Gerald R. Ford-Class Carrier Gets Another ...

Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the lead ship in the new class of U.S. Navy super carriers, took another step toward ...

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The Netherlands: Royal Boskalis Westminster Orders ...

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has placed an order with Samsung for the construction of a power cable laying ...

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Finland: Wartsila Wins Contract to Supply Design and ...

Wärtsilä, the marine industry’s leading solutions provider and system integrator, has been awarded the ...

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Sweden: First Baltic Sea LNG Terminal Opens This Week

AGA’s facility for liquefied natural gas (LNG) will be inaugurated outside Nynäshamn, Sweden on 27 May. The first ...

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Germany: Raytheon Anschutz Provides IBS for Namibian ...

The German navigation system supplier Raytheon Anschütz was recently awarded a contract for the delivery of an ...

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UK: IHC EB Wins Contract to Supply LARS to Canyon Offshore

IHC Engineering Business (IHC EB), a part of IHC Merwede group, has recently been awarded a contract for the supply ...

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Singapore: ST Marine Secures Several Newbuild, Repair ...

  ST Marine today announced that it has bagged several newbuild, repair and conversion contracts including ...

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Philippines: MOL Adds New Ship-handling Simulator at ...

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced the installation of a new high-performance ship-handling simulator (*1) ...

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China: CNOOC Takes Delivery of Massive, Cutting-Edge ...

China has inaugurated its most advanced deep-sea oil platform capable of operating at up to 3,000 meters under the ...

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Norway: SIS Introduces New Software to Revolutionise ...

Star Information Systems (SIS) is pleased to introduce the new Star Fleet Supply Management system (Star FSM), ...

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Naming Ceremony in China for Worlds First 3000m ...

China Rongsheng Heavy Industries Group Holdings Limited , a large  heavy industries group in China, has ...

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Norway: Eniram Brings Business Intelligence to Ship ...

Eniram Ltd, provider of dynamic decision support systems for the shipping industry, is today presenting at ...

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Italy: Cruise Ship Costa Favolosa Successfully Complets ...

Costa Favolosa, the new flagship of Costa Cruises has successfully completed her official sea trials. The ship, the ...

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The Netherlands: Seaway Heavy Lifting Orders ...

Seaway Heavy Lifting ordered OCTOPUS-Onboard for one of the largest Heavy Lift vessels in the world: the 5000-mt ...

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Swiber Secures USD 109 Million Contract for Projects in ...

Swiber Holdings Limited , a world class integrated construction and support services provider to the offshore ...

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Bahamas Petroleum Signs Contract with Fugro to ...

Bahamas Petroleum, the oil and gas exploration company with offshore licence permits in The Commonwealth of The ...

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USA: Hyde Marine Wins Contracts to Supply BWT Systems ...

Calgon Carbon Corporation announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Hyde Marine, Inc., has been awarded ...

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The Netherlands: Fairstar Wins Multi-voyage ...

Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. (FAIR) has been awarded a multi-voyage transportation contract for USD 28 million to ...

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Greece Receives First LNG Shipment from Qatargas

Qatargas adds Greece to its customer portfolio, opening up another new market for Qatari LNG, from the State of ...

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Norway: TGS Commences Extended Acquisition of 3D ...

TGS commences the acquisition of multi-client 3D seismic data in the Hoop Fault Complex area of the Barents Sea. ...

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