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.

SOL Sets Up Latvia-Belgium-UK RoRo Service

Gothenburg-based shipping company Swedish Orient Line (SOL) plans to launch a new, weekly roll on/roll off (RoRo) ...

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P&O Ferries Sees Rise in Zeebrugge-Teesport Volume

Pan-European ferry operator P&O Ferries has reported a 16 percent uplift in freight units on its service ...

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P&O Ferries to Double Freight Capacity at Zeebrugge Hub

Pan-European ferry operator P&O Ferries is doubling freight capacity at its Zeebrugge hub in order to meet ...

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P&O Ferries' Zeebrugge-Tilbury Freight Volumes Never Higher

Pan-European ferry operator P&O Ferries has seen its freight volumes on the Zeebrugge-Tilbury route increase by ...

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Flinterstar’s Bow Lifted from Sea

The bow of the sunken freighter Flinterstar that sank in October 2015 off the coast of Zeebrugge was successfully ...

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Flinterstar’s Wreck to Be Hoisted This Summer

Dutch shipping company Flinterstar lll BV has signed a contract with a consortium of Belgian salvage companies to ...

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CMA CGM Brings More Capacity to French West Indies

French container shipping company CMA CGM decided to upgrade its service to the French West Indies by increasing ...

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Bad Weather Halts Oil Removal from Flinterstar

The removal of the fuel oil from the tanks of the Dutch general cargo ship Flinterstar which sank off ...

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Damage to Flinterstar Worse than Expected

Dutch shipping company Flinter said that damage their general cargo ship Flinterstar sustained in a collision with ...

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Plans to Salvage Sunken Dutch Freighter Kicked Off

Dutch shipping company Flinter has started talks with salvage and insurance companies to salvage the general cargo ...

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Freighter Sinks after Colliding with LNG Tanker

A Dutch general cargo ship sank early Tuesday morning after colliding with an LNG tanker in the North Sea, some 6 ...

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Channel Tunnel Mayhem Sends UK Lorries to East Coast Ports

Disruptions at the Channel Tunnel in July resulted in the drivers of Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) turning to ports ...

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Fluxys LNG to Build Fifth Storage Tank in Zeebrugge

Fluxys LNG to Build Fifth Storage Tank in Zeebrugge

Fluxys LNG, the owner and operator of the LNG terminal in Zeebrugge and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fluxys ...

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Yamal LNG Chooses Zeebrugge as Winter Transshipment Hub

Yamal LNG Chooses Zeebrugge as Transshipment Hub

Russia’a Yamal LNG and Fluxys Belgium, the operator of Zeebrugge LNG terminal, have signed a 20-year contract ...

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Skangass Loads First LNG from Zeebrugge

Skangass Loads First LNG from Zeebrugge

Sweden’s Skangass loaded the first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Fluxys’ LNG Terminal in ...

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Gothenburg Port Bolsters Belgium Ro-Ro Services

Gothenburg Port Bolsters Belgium Ro-Ro Services

Last week, CLdN started its new service between Logent Ports & Terminals at the Port of Gothenburg and ...

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Skangass Strikes LNG Supply Deal with Eni

Skangass Strikes LNG Supply Deal with Eni

Skangass has signed a two year agreement with Eni for supply of liquefied natural gas (LNG). The LNG will be ...

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UPDATE: Belgium Port Workers Begin 24 Hour Strike

Port workers in Belgium have started a 24 hour strike today, 24th November 2014, which will end at midnight ...

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DFDS Continues Scotland-Belgium Freight Service

DFDS Continues Scotland-Belgium Freight Service

DFDS Seaways, the Scottish Government and Forth Ports have agreed to continue the Rosyth-Zeebrugge freight shipping ...

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LNG Bunkering under Spotlight in Singapore

LNG bunkering was a hot topic for the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), Antwerp Port Authority, Port ...

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Car Carrier Duo Collide in Zeebrugge

Two car carriers collided on Monday afternoon, September 29th in the Zeebrugge Pierre Vandamme lock, Belgium. ...

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