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.

Breaking: MSC Confirms Order for 22,000 TEU Megaships

Swiss-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has opted for South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and ...

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Scandlines Carried 3 Mn Passengers during Summer

Danish-German shipping company Scandlines revealed that its ferries transported almost one million vehicles and ...

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Two Arrested from Oil-Spill Cleanup Ship in Greece

The captain and 1st engineer of a vessel involved in oil-spill cleanup efforts in Greece have been arrested on fuel ...

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Spotted: 1st Module of AIDAnova Completed

A module of AIDA Cruises’ new ship, AIDAnova, was floated out at Meyer Werft’s shipyard Neptun Werft in ...

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Rotterdam Port to Optimise Its Services with New Standards

The establishment of international standards for nautical port information could witness the introduction of new ...

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Uniper, Pavilion to Share Access to LNG Terminals

Germany’s energy company Uniper Global Commodities and Singapore’s LNG company Pavilion Gas, part of ...

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US Navy Ships to Become Less Stealthy in High Traffic Areas

Following the fatal collisions between US Navy ships and merchant vessels and the loss of 17 sailors since the ...

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Tanker Seatrout Refloated, Taken to Vlissingen

A group of six tugs managed to refloat the 40,600 dwt tanker Seatrout during high tide on September 20, according ...

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Wilhelmsen Becomes Majority Shareholder in NorSea Group

Maritime industry group Wilhelmsen has increased its shareholding in NorSea Group from 40% to around 72%, thus ...

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Wärtsilä Tests Wireless Charging for Hybrid Coastal Ferry

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has tested its automatic wireless induction charging system on a hybrid-powered ...

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Songa Bulk Brings Its Vessel Tally to 15

Oslo-listed bulker owner Songa Bulk ASA has entered into an agreement to acquire a 2012-built Kamsarmax bulker ...

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Second 11,000 TEU SAVER Ship Joins Seaspan's Fleet

Hong Kong-based ship owner and manager Seaspan Corporation has taken delivery of an 11,000 TEU containership, the ...

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Tanker Grounds after Colliding with Bulker off Antwerp

The 40,600 dwt tanker Seatrout has run aground off Antwerp after it collided with the bulk carrier Usolie. The ...

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LNG Shipping Sector: The Worst Is Over

After very challenging times in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipping sector driven by vessel deliveries ahead ...

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Qatargas Inks 3-Year LNG Supply Deal with BOTAŞ

Doha-based liquefied natural gas (LNG) company Qatargas has signed a medium-term sales and purchase agreement with ...

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Klaipėdos' LNG Reloading Station Gets Commissioning Cargo

Oil and LNG terminals operator Klaipėdos Nafta (KN) has started commissioning works at its LNG reloading station ...

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Damen to Open Service Hub in Novorossiysk

Damen Shipyards Group plans to establish a service hub in the Russian port of Novorossiysk as it has signed a ...

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Maersk Sells Maersk Tankers

Danish shipping and energy conglomerate A.P. Møller – Mærsk has today signed an agreement to sell Maersk ...

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CMA CGM Confirms CSSC Yards for 22,000 TEU Giants

French shipping firm CMA CGM and CSSC Group have officially signed the contract for the construction of nine 22,000 ...

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TEN's Net Income Drops while Revenues Rise

Despite an increase in its voyage revenues for the period ended June 30, 2017, Greek tanker operator Tsakos Energy ...

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Offen Group, DEVK Abandon Marenave

The existence of German shipping trust Marenave Schiffahrts comes once again into question as the proposed capital ...

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The Post-Hanjin Era: Freight Rate Truce Is Over

It has taken a whole year for all of the idle ships of South Korean defunct shipping company Hanjin Shipping to be ...

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Report: Palmali Files USD 2 Bn Claim against Litasco

Turkish shipping company Palmali has reportedly filed a claim against Litasco, the international marketing and ...

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Coralius Completes 1st LNG Ship-to-Ship Bunkering

Image Courtesy: Skangas Skangas’ Coralius has bunkered a vessel with liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the ...

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Wärtsilä Nacos Platinum Selected for 2 New Mega Yachts

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply its Nacos Platinum integrated bridge system for two ...

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2M Partners Resume TA3 Calls at APMT Rotterdam

Danish container shipping company Maersk Line and Swiss-based Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) are resuming ...

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Ernst Russ' Earnings Rise amid Restructuring

German asset and investment management company Ernst Russ informed that its first half of 2017 financial ...

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