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.

OSX to Start Construction of Giant Shipyard in July to ...

  OSX Brasil S.A. , a Brazilian publicly held corporation focused on the provision of equipment and services ...

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Saudi Arabia: NSCSA Signs Murabaha Financing Agreement ...

  The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia signed a murabaha financing agreement with the Saudi British ...

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The Netherlands: Vitters Shipyard Launches Largest ...

  The Dutch yard Vitters Shipyard adds its latest performance superyacht to its portfolio, SY Sarissa. With ...

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Singapore: Keppel Wins Bonus for Zero Incidents ...

  Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd (Keppel Singmarine), the specialised shipbuilding arm of Keppel Offshore & ...

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Finland: Cargotec Signs Contract with Hyundai Mipo to ...

  In June Cargotec signed a contract with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard Co. Ltd in South Korea to deliver MacGregor ...

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Singapore: Keppel to Deliver KFELS N-Class Jack-up Rig ...

  Keppel FELS Limited (Keppel FELS) is on track to deliver its third KFELS N-Class jack-up rig to Rowan ...

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UAE: Topaz Energy and Marine Inks Long-Term Vessel ...

  Topaz Energy and Marine, a leading oilfield services group, has recently signed long-term vessel support ...

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West Elara: Singapores Largest Jack-Up Newbuild

  West Elara – the first of two ultra-large, high-specification, harsh-environment Gusto MSC CJ70 150A jack-up ...

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Japan: MOL to Expand Large-scale Containership Fleet

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced a decision to order two containerships (8,600 TEU) from Mitsubishi ...

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Japan: Maersk Line Exercises Option with DSME to Build ...

  Today, at a signing ceremony in Tokyo, Japan, Maersk Line exercised its option with Korea’s Daewoo ...

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USA: SCA Welcomes Strategic Partnership with Major ...

The Shipbuilders Council of America (SCA) recently announced that Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News ...

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DryShips Orders UDW Drillship from Samsung Heavy in ...

  DryShips Inc. , a global provider of marine transportation services for drybulk and petroleum cargoes and ...

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Denmark: Tankers Inc Signs Newbuilding Contract for Two ...

  After an extensive selection process, involving discussions with a number of different shipyards, Tankers ...

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Aker Drilling Agrees Drillship Option Extension with ...

  Aker Drilling, through its subsidiary Aker Drilling Offshore Services Public Ltd., has agreed with Daewoo ...

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USA: Pacific Drilling Extends Option with SHI to ...

  Pacific Drilling S.A. announced today that one of its subsidiaries has reached an agreement with Samsung ...

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Shipbuilder of 8.888 TEU Vessel OOCL BEIJING Wins ...

  OOCL announces that the shipbuilder of our 8,888 TEU vessel, OOCL Beijing, has won the “Shanghai ...

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UK: QinetiQ GRC Launches Marine Design Tool Paramarine ...

  QinetiQ GRC combined its annual user event with the official launch of Paramarine version 7. The launch ...

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Russia: Novatek Plans to Build New Type of Tanker for ...

  Russian gas producer Novatek plans to build a new type of LNG tanker, designed for big-scale year-round ...

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UK: Vibrancy for Business at Seawork 2011

  There was a real vibrancy to the 14th edition of Seawork. While the business of maintaining Europe’s marine ...

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Switzerland: ABB Wins Order to Power Next Generation 3D ...

  ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, recently won a $24 million order to supply ...

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India: ABG Shipyard to Invest USD 300 Million into ...

  Indian shipbuilder ABG Shipyard is planning to invest up to $300m to venture into owning and operating ...

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Teekay Offshore Enters Deal with BG Group to Provide ...

  Teekay Offshore GP L.L.C., the general partner of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (Teekay Offshore or the ...

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STX France Terminates GNMTC Cruise Vessel Contract

  STX France SA, a 66.66% owned subsidiary of STX Europe AS, has rescinded the contract with GNMTC (General ...

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Brazil: OSX Shipbuilding Unit Gets USD 1.7 Billion ...

  OSX Brasil S.A., a Brazilian corporation engaged in the equipment and services sector for the offshore oil ...

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Norway: Deep Sea Metro Ltd. Takes Delivery of New ...

  Deep Sea Metro Ltd. has today taken delivery of the drillship Deepsea Metro I from Hyundai Heavy Industries ...

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Spain: Blythe Danner Christens New SEABOURN QUEST Cruiser

Luxury cruise line the Yachts of Seabourn has launched its latest liner at a glittering ceremony in Barcelona. The ...

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Norway: Farstad Orders Two AHTS from STX OSV

  Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, reached an agreement with ...

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