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.

VIDEO: Sinking the Kraken

Video Courtesy: Texas Parks and Wildlife The US Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Artificial Reef Program sank ...

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Hoegh Target First Neo-Panamax to Call Port Freeport

The Pure Car and Truck Carrier (PCTC) MV Hoegh Target became the first Neo-Panamax vessel to call Port Freeport, ...

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Second LNG-Ready Product Tanker Joins Crowley

Jacksonville-based Crowley Maritime Corp. took delivery of Texas, the second of four new, Jones Act, LNG-ready ...

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Chandris Fined for Illegal Oil Dumping off Texas

Greek ship management company Chandris (Hellas) Inc. has been fined with USD 1 million for dumping oily waste into ...

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Port of Brownsville Opens New Marine Cargo Dock

U.S. Port of Brownsville opened the new 600-foot marine cargo dock and storage yard on Friday, August 7, expected ...

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Höegh Autoliners Inaugurates Vehicle Terminal in Texas

Höegh Asia made the maiden call at the Horizon Terminal, the newly built Vehicle Facility at the Port Freeport, ...

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Texas Ports Brace for Tropical Storm Bill

Texas ports are bracing for impact of the developing tropical storm Bill in the Gulf of Mexico and heavy rain ...

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Cheniere Cleared to Export LNG from Corpus Christi

Cheniere Cleared to Export LNG from Corpus Christi

The US Energy Department has issued a final authorization for Cheniere Energy’s Corpus Christi Liquefaction ...

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Fog Closes Texas Ports Once More

Fog Closes Texas Ports Once More

The Texas ports of Houston, Galveston, Freeport and Corpus Christi have all been closed yesterday evening or this ...

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Fog Locks Texas Ports

Fog Locks Texas Ports

The western US Gulf ports of Beaumont, Galveston, Houston, Texas City and Port Arthur have for the last few days ...

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Tanker with Kurdish Oil Departing US Waters

The oil tanker United Kalavrvta, carrying 1 million barrels of Kurdish oil, is finally leaving US waters after ...

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Southern Texas Ports Resume Operations

The Southern Texas ports of Houston, Galveston and Freeport that shut down their operations due to dense fog on ...

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Bollinger Shipyards Changes Ownership

Bollinger Shipyards Changes Ownership

Former chief operating officer at Louisiana- based Bollinger Shipyards Ben Bordelon has teamed up with the owners ...

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US Navy Scraps Historic Aircraft Carrier

US Navy Scraps Historic Aircraft Carrier

The U.S. Navy on December 22 awarded a contract for the towing and dismantling of the decommissioned aircraft ...

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Japanese Banks Backing Freeport LNG

Japanese Banks Backing Freeport LNG

Freeport LNG has through its subsidiary, FLNG Liquefaction, LLC, entered into definitive agreements for the debt ...

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Samsung Engineering Aims High in LNG Market

Samsung Engineering Co., Ltd, the largest engineering company in Korea, will commence the Front End Engineering ...

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York Capital Enters Texas LNG Scene

York Capital Enters Texas LNG Scene

NextDecade LLC and York Capital have formed a strategic partnership to jointly develop a portfolio of liquefied ...

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GE Nudging Freeport LNG Forward

GE Nudging Freeport LNG Forward

GE Oil & Gas has signed a contract to provide both technology and capital to help expedite construction of the ...

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Houston Ship Channel Region Set for Economic Boom

Houston Ship Channel Region Set for Economic Boom

Leaders from the petrochemical, maritime, logistics and transportation industries delivered robust economic ...

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Trafigura Sells Texas Terminal Assets

Trafigura Sells Texas Terminal Assets

Trafigura AG, an international commodities trading and logistics provider, has signed an agreement for the sale of ...

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Freeport Ship Channel Readying for Larger Ships

Freeport Ship Channel Getting Ready for Larger Ships

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation, the U.S.-based provider of dredging services, as well as environmental ...

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