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.

USA: Aker Solutions to Supply Subsea Containment ...

  Aker Solutions announced today that it has been selected for the design, procurement, and fabrication of the ...

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USA: Seven VLCCs from General Maritime Corporation ...

General Maritime Corporation  announced today it has agreed to enter seven of its VLCCs into Seawolf Tankers, a ...

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Russia: USD 1 Billion Value of Contracts from IMDS

  Industry and Trade Minister Viktor Khristenko estimated the total value of contracts signed during the Fifth ...

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Germany: Van Oord Wins Contract to Install Cables for ...

  Van Oord has been awarded the contract for the infield cabling and burial of the DanTysk offshore wind farm ...

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UK: World’s Largest Sailing Catamaran Commences Sea Trials

  Hemisphere, the yachting world’s most eagerly awaited sailing catamaran, has commenced sea trials in the UK. ...

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Malaysia: MMHE Enters JV Deal with Technip for Hull ...

  Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Holdings Berhad (“MHB”) announces that it has entered into a Joint ...

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Australia: Aquila Resources in Pole Position for ...

  The Australian Financial Review reports that Aquila Resources is the frontrunner to win the rights to build ...

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The Netherlands: Boskalis to Hold Extraordinary General ...

  Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) will hold an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on ...

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Singapore: ASL Marine Secures New Shipbuilding ...

  The Board of Directors of ASL Marine Holdings Ltd. announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary ASL Shipyard ...

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UK: World's Largest Sailing Catamaran Commences ...

  Hemisphere, the yachting world’s most eagerly awaited sailing catamaran, has commenced sea trials in the UK. ...

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Denmark: Maersk Enters into World Ocean Council

  The A.P. Moller – Maersk Group has joined the World Ocean Council to support global leadership and ...

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Germany: Head of Meyer Werft Hopes to Meet New ...

  Interview with Mr. Ralf Sempf, Head of Materials Management / Purchasing and Member of the Board of ...

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Canada: Local Shipbuilder Hopes Partnership to Boost ...

 Despite facing a tight deadline, a St. Catharines shipyard is hoping a partnership can help secure a piece of ...

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GSP Completes Dzhubga-Lazarevskoe-Sochi Pipeline Works ...

  GSP has became in 2009 the contractor and project manager for the offshore services package includding the ...

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Norway: TGS Plans New 3D Multi-Client Survey in ...

  TGS will commence acquisition of a new 3D multi-client survey which covers 1,100 km2 over the Magnus Basin, ...

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Japan: NYK Line, Tokyo LNG Tanker Hold Naming Ceremony ...

  On July 6, NYK Line and Tokyo LNG Tanker Co. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Gas Co. Ltd., held a ...

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Bangladesh: CPA Launches Capital Dredging Project

The Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) has launched a capital dredging project at the port… (bdnews24) Source: ...

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Norway: DOF Installer ASA Christens New AHTS Vessel

DOF Installer ASA christened the latest addition to a new generation of high powered anchor handling vessels built ...

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Japan: MHI Completes Modernization of Shimonoseki Shipyard

  Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed the modernization of the shipbuilding facility at the ...

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Japan: NYK and Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Develop New ...

  Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line; head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; president: Yasumi Kudo) and ...

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USA: Submarine CALIFORNIA Built by NNS Returns to ...

  Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that California (SSN 781), the nation’s newest and most ...

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Japan: NYK and Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Co. Develop New ...

Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha and Tsuneishi Shipbuilding Co. Ltd. have jointly developed a new energy-saving ...

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Japan: Naming Ceremony for New Jointly Owned ...

  On July 6, NYK Line and Tokyo LNG Tanker Co. Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Tokyo Gas Co. Ltd., held a ...

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Russia: Laky Verf Launches First Patrol Boat

  A ceremonial launching of the first patrol boat in a line of Laky Verf patrol vessels was held on 28th of ...

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USA: IMO Awards Ms Linda Johnson with International ...

  The IMO Council has unanimously agreed to award the prestigious International Maritime Prize for 2010 ...

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UK: Queen Elizabeth Class Aircraft Carrier Construction ...

Construction of the first Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier took a significant step forward on June 29, as the ...

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UK: New Update on Repair of CMALs Ferry MV Finlaggan

Following the recent report of a technical fault on the forward ramp system onboard MV FINLAGGAN, the vessel sailed ...

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