Bigger Ships on the Horizon for Fujairah

CEO of Fujairah Terminals

CEO of Fujairah Terminals updates on the progress with expansion plans at the port.

Number of Ships Berthing in Oman Soars after Qatar Crisis

Oman seems to have benefited considerably on the back of the Qatar-Gulf Crisis as it has seen the number of vessels ...

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Qatar Turns to Oman amid Feud with Neighbors

Qatar is launching a new direct line connecting the Port of Hamad with Omani counterpart, the Port of Sohar, the ...

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Boskalis Wins LOI for Omani Port Development Project

Dutch dredging and maritime company Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has received a Letter of Intent to Award a ...

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IRClass Becomes RO for Three More Flag States

Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), has obtained authorisation to act as Recognised Organisation (RO) to carry ...

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Port of Salalah Sees Surge in Container Volume

Container throughput at the Omani Port of Salalah, part of the APM Terminals Global Terminal Network, reached 1.584 ...

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Port of Salalah Inks Fuel Terminal Deal with omanoil

The Port of Salalah and Oman Oil Marketing Company (omanoil) have signed a lease agreement for the development of a ...

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Oman Shipping Company Linking All Omani Ports

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) is launching a new freight service that would connect all Omani ports to the United ...

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New Quay Cranes at Sohar Port to Serve Future Mega Boxships

Oman-based Sohar Port and Freezone’s container terminal received four new post-Panamax quay cranes, marking ...

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Oman and Iran Strengthening Maritime Ties

Omani Port of Salalah and Iranian Shahid Rajaee Port and Chabahar Port have inked a Memorandum of Understanding ...

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Iran Launches New Direct Shipping Line to Oman

Iran has launched yet another shipping line, this time with its neighboring Oman. The country has been very busy ...

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Port of Salalah Adds a Bulk Terminal

The Port of Salalah, a major Arab Gulf gateway port operated by APM Terminals, has inaugurated a new deep-water ...

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Sohar Posts Highest Q3 Volumes

Oman’s Sohar Port and Freezone saw a 53% rise in container volumes handled in the third quarter of 2015, ...

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Hanjin Starts Calling at SOHAR

SOHAR Port and Freezone has added South Korea’s container line Hanjin Shipping to its list of global shipping ...

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HPH Preps Oman Terminal for Mega Containerships

HPH Plans Further Investments into Oman Terminal

Hong Kong-based port and terminal operator Hutchison Port Holdings Limited (HPH) plans to invest further USD 120 ...

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Regulatory Reforms Key in Bringing More Investors to Oman

Infrastructure investment and the expansion of free trade zones as well as regulatory reforms are key for the ...

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Ship Carrying Cattle Sinks off Oman

Ship Carrying Cattle Sinks off Oman

A cargo ship carrying around 350 head of cattle sank off the south coast of Oman February 28, the country’s ...

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Sohar’s Container Throughput Surges

Container throughput at Oman’s SOHAR Port and Freezone grew 58 percent in 2014 mostly due to the relocation ...

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Sohar Bolsters Lifting Capacity

C. Steinweg Oman, operator of the multipurpose cargo terminal at SOHAR Port and Freezone, has received today a ...

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PSA Marine Qalhat to Start Towage Service for Oman LNG

PSA Marine Qalhat to Start Towage Service for Oman LNG

PSA Marine Qalhat SAOC (PSAMQ), a joint venture company formed between PSA Marine and Golden Dunes International, ...

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Adam LNG Joins OSC’s Fleet

Oman Shipping Company (OSC) has taken delivery of the Adam LNG, which is described as one of the world’s most ...

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Women Blazing Trail in Middle East Marine Engineering

Women seem to be blazing a new trail in marine engineering education in Oman, and the Middle East as more female ...

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