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.

U.S. Navy Starts Four-Month Milestone Maintenance of ...

U.S. Navy officials view the four-month milestone maintenance of the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) USS Freedom — which ...

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USA: Harvey Gulf BOD Approves Construction of ...

On July 28, 2011, Harvey Gulf International Marine’s Board of Directors approved the construction of the first ...

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Indonesia: PT BLT Takes Delivery of Chemical Tanker MT ...

The management of PT Berlian Laju Tanker Tbk announces that the Company has successfully taken delivery of MT ...

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USA: Puget Sound Naval Shipyard​ Has all Work It Can Handle

While the nation’s economy continues to waver, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard​ and Intermediate Maintenance ...

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Brazil's Shipyards Struggle to Stay Competitive

Brazil’s leading shipyard Sete Brasil said on Friday government expectations about national content ...

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UK: Inmarsat Launches Voice Distress Service on ...

Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has announced the commercial ...

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UK: South Boats and Iceni Marine Sign Contract for ...

South Boats Special Projects Ltd. and Iceni Marine Services Ltd. announce that the two companies have signed a ...

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USA: Crowley’s Inaugural Tampa Port Call in ...

Crowley Maritime Corp. has plans to make its inaugural port call to Tampa, Fla., on Friday, September 02, 2011, as ...

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UK: South Boats and Iceni Marine Sign Contract for ...

South Boats Special Projects Ltd. and Iceni Marine Services Ltd. announce that the two companies have signed a ...

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Norway: Hoegh LNG Enters Agreement to Buy LNG Libra

Höegh LNG Holdings Ltd. has entered into an agreement to acquire the “LNG Libra”, a 126,400 cbm Moss ...

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USS Makin Island Wasp-Class Amphibious Assault Ship ...

USS Makin Island’s (LHD 8) last week successfully passed Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department (AIMD)  ...

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Norway: KNOT Receives Shuttle Tanker from COSCO Nantong ...

The 105.000 Dwt shuttle tanker M/T Recife Knutsen was delivered on August 3rd 2011 from COSCO Nantong Shipyard to ...

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Norway: KNOT Receives 105.000 DWT Shuttle Tanker M/T ...

The 105.000 Dwt shuttle tanker M/T Recife Knutsen was delivered on August 3rd 2011 from COSCO Nantong Shipyard to ...

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UTEC Mobilises MV Calypso Star to Support Geophysical ...

UTEC Survey Australia Pty Ltd., UTEC’s Perth-based business unit, has mobilised the 24-meter geophysical survey ...

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Ukraine: Zaliv Shipyard Starts New Shipbuilding Project ...

Starting of works over new shipbuilding project was marked for Zaliv by complex preparation process. Order, ...

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UK: Children's Charity Barnardo Sends Heartfelt ...

Children’s charity Barnardo’s has sent a heartfelt “thank you” to big-hearted shipyard workers at A&P ...

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India: Cochin Shipyard's Net Profit for 2010-2011 ...

Cochin Shipyard has increased its turn over by four times from Rs 373 crores in 2005 – 2006 to Rs 1426 crores in ...

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USA: Donjon Marine Wins Navy Contract

Donjon Marine Co., Inc., is being awarded a $41,000,000 ceiling priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, ...

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India: Sagar Port Construction Could Harm Haldia Dock

The Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) seems to be in undue haste to start work for a deep-draughted port at Sagar even as ...

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Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Receives 6.270 DWT ...

Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. today announced that it has taken delivery of the Halki, a 6,270 dwt ...

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Greece: Aegean Marine Takes Delivery of New Bunkering Tanker

  Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. today announced that it has taken delivery of the Halki, a 6,270 dwt ...

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Turkey Refuses to Participate in Joint Exercise with ...

In sign of Jerusalem’s deteriorating ties with Ankara, Turkish military refuses to participate in joint exercise ...

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Singapore: Keppel FELS Secures Order from Transocean

  Keppel FELS Limited has secured a repeat order from Transocean Offshore Deepwater Holdings Ltd, a subsidiary of ...

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Brazil: Petrobras Delays FLNG Plan

Brazil’s state-controlled oil company Petrobras has postponed a costly plan to install a floating LNG platform in ...

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Russia Grants Permission to Explore Gold and Copper ...

Russia has been granted exploration rights for some of the world’s most potentially lucrative gold and copper ...

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USA: GDBIW Completes Negotiations for Construction of ...

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins and about 100 workers on Wednesday celebrated the completion of negotiations for ...

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Greece: TEN Receives 158.000 DWT Suezmax Tanker ...

Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd today announced the delivery of the 158,000 dwt, suezmax tanker Dimitris P, from the ...

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