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.

Marine Biofuels Pilot Project to Be Launched in Singapore

With the support of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), BHP and GoodFuels signed a letter of intent ...

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DSME Reveals Price Tag for MSC’s Behemoths

South Korea’s shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) said in a regulatory filing on ...

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Vessel Harrier Still under Arrest in Norway

The 1989-built barge carrier Harrier is still under arrest in Norway after its owners failed to illegally set sail ...

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Chinese Banks- New Source of Capital for Shipping?

Chinese banks seem to be the emerging power when it comes to securing capital for the shipping industry. The market ...

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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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Cascading of Larger Ships Hurting Asia-ECSA Rates

Cascading of larger ships into the Asia-East Coast of South America (ECSA) trade lane has seen spot rates drop from ...

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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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SHI Unveils LNG Regasification System for FSRUs

South Korea’s shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has developed a liquefied natural gas (LNG) ...

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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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NYK, Dualog, NTT Group Team Up on On-Board IoT Platform

Japanese NYK Group and Norwegian Dualog intend to collaborate with Tokyo-based NTT Group on a proof-of-concept ...

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ITF Calls for Action on MV Queen Binanga's Abandoned Crew

Six crew members of the Zanzibari-flagged passenger vessel MV Queen Binanga, who have been left to their own ...

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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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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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K Line to Invest USD 718 Mn by 2019

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) revealed plans to make investments totaling JPY 80 billion ...

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Brokers: Vale Tied to Up to 30 New Valemaxes

Brazilian miner Vale has been linked to a time charter deal for up to 30 Valemax newbuilds contracted from seven ...

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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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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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More Troubles for DSME’s Orderbook?

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) said on Monday that its Memorandum of ...

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Spotted: Ailsa's Hull Hits the Water

The floating storage and offloading (FSO) unit Ailsa undocked last week in Singapore, marking the first time the ...

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Diana Shipping Secures Higher Rate for Panamax

Greek dry bulk shipping company Diana Shipping has secured a charter contract for one of its Panamaxes at a higher ...

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Lingering Effect of Industry Slump on Korea's Shipbuilders

South Korean big three shipbuilders Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) and Daewoo ...

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Video: River Conveyance of World Dream

World Dream, the second cruise ship built for Asian cruise line Dream Cruises, left Meyer Werft Shipyard in ...

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SCI Breaks 6 Mn Deadweight Mark with BW's VLGC

The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd (SCI)  has taken delivery of a 2001- built second-hand very large gas carrier ...

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GAIL India Hires LNG Carrier from Total

India’s gas utility company GAIL has chartered in an LNG tanker from French oil and gas company Total SA to ...

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Malaviya Seven to Be Finally Auctioned Off

Aberdeen Sheriff Court has ordered the sale of the India-owned platform support vessel Malaviya Seven, which has ...

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Spotted: 3 Millionth ZIM Container in DaChan Bay Terminal

Israeli shipping company ZIM recently marked the milestone – the 3 millionth container was brought onboard a ...

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Sea Hub Tankers Defaults on Sea Tanker I Demise Charter Deal

ES Shipping, a subsidiary of Singapore’s ES Group, has terminated the demise charter contract with compatriot ...

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