Press Releases


Wednesday, February 22, 2012
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News

Technip Awarded Marine Operations Contract for Norwegian Ã…sgard Subsea Compression Project

Technip was awarded by Statoil a contract, valued above €150million, for the major Åsgard Subsea Compression project located in the Norwegian Sea, 40

February 22, 2012
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Press Releases

NYK Completes Winter Safety Campaign

PRESS RELEASE – The NYK Group has completed its winter Sail on Safety campaign, which ran from December 1, 2011, through January 31, 2012. NYK carries

February 22, 2012
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Tuesday, February 21, 2012
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Engineering News

ClassNK Releases Engineering Guidelines for Gas-Fueled Ships

– By ClassNK As regulations curbing atmospheric pollution and greenhouse gas emissions grow stricter amid stronger calls for a greener shipping industry,

February 21, 2012
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Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Engineering News

Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions to Provide Inert Gas Generators for LNG Carriers

Oslo, February 15, 2012. Wilhelmsen Technical Solutions has received a landmark order to supply inert gas generator systems for five LNG carriers under

February 15, 2012
Total Views: 31

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Ports

APM Terminals and Petkim Announce Strategic Port Development in Turkey

Executives from Petkim Petrokimya Holding A.Åž. (“Petkim”), Petlim Limancılık A.Åž. (“Petlim”) which is 100% owned by Petkim

February 14, 2012
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Monday, February 13, 2012
Press Releases

Wilhelmsen Ships Service Expects Steady Demand from Cruise and Offshore Sectors

One month before Cruise Ship Miami, one of the maritime and cruise industry’s largest events, Colin Hatton, Regional Vice President for Wilhelmsen Ships

February 13, 2012
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Saturday, February 11, 2012
Offshore

Harvey Gulf Orders Two LNG Powered Workboats

Harvey Gulf International Marine ordered two additional 302′ X 64′, Dual Fuel Offshore Supply Vessels, bringing its total order to four. The

February 11, 2012
Total Views: 2

Friday, February 10, 2012
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News

10 Damen Stan Tugs Arrive in Gorinchem

This week, 10 Damen Stan Tugs arrived in Gorinchem: 4 x STu 1606, 4 x STu 1205 and 2 x STtu 1004. The tugs were built at Damen Shipyards Changde,

February 10, 2012
Total Views: 77

Wednesday, February 8, 2012
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Blog

“Maritime Matters” to the US Pacific Northwest

– By Vigor Marine They don’t call it “shipping” for nothing. Worldwide, as much as 90 percent of the goods that move around the globe

February 8, 2012
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Monday, February 6, 2012
Finance

APM Terminals Expands Presence in Latin America [REPORT]

Panama City, Panama – Joe Nielsen, the former CFO for APM Terminals’ activities in the Americas Region has been named Managing Director, Latin

February 6, 2012
Total Views: 10

Friday, February 3, 2012
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News

DOF Rederi Takes Delivery of the Skandi Hawk from Cochin Shipyard

DOF Rederi II AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of DOF ASA, has today taken delivery of Skandi Hawk from Cochin Shipyard in India. The vessel is a combined

February 3, 2012
Total Views: 27

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Engineering News

Back-to-back Cruise Dockings for Gibdock

Back-to-back cruise ship projects at Gibdock’s No. 1 dock have seen the return of the 37,584 GT, 1,575-passenger capacity Thomson Destiny for its fourth

February 3, 2012
Total Views: 4

Thursday, February 2, 2012
News

Mediterranean Shipping Company Announces Rate Increases

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company wishes to advise clients that in view of expected market conditions and increased operating costs, we have decided to

February 2, 2012
Total Views: 6

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News

Kongsberg Maritime Polaris bridge simulator approved to latest DNV standard

Leading navigation simulator certified for new STCW Convention requirements. Kongsberg Maritime’s cutting-edge Polaris Bridge Simulator has received new

February 2, 2012
Total Views: 30

Wednesday, February 1, 2012
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Press Releases

America’s Cup Act of 2011: All-American Bill or Bust?

– By Rich Madden On January 5, 2011, H.R. 3321 America’s Cup Act of 2011 was introduced in the first session of the 112th Congress. On the surface,

February 1, 2012
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Engineering News

Dongfang Shipbuilding: Narayanaswamy Steps Down

LONDON (Dow Jones)–Dongfang Shipbuilding Group Co Ltd (DFS.LN) Wednesday announced that Mr Venkatesh Narayanaswamy has stepped down from the board with

February 1, 2012
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News

Wilhelmsen Ship Service expands service network to Tianjin

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has announced the opening of a facility in Tianjin, China, taking the total number of WSS agency offices in the region to six,

February 1, 2012
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Defense

Caterpillar Delivering the Power Solutions for United States Navy Missile Vessel

MaK Engines Selected for the U.S.N.S. Howard O. Lorenzen Caterpillar Marine Power Systems is pleased to announce MaK and Cat® power solutions are featured

January 31, 2012
Total Views: 69

News

MSC Announces Rate Increase on Cargo from the U.S.A., Canada and Mexico to Relay Destinations

MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company wishes to advise clients that as of March 1st, 2012, in order to preserve the existing comprehensive range of services from

January 31, 2012
Total Views: 2

News

Port of Tubarão Receives World’s Biggest Ore Carrier for the First Time

The Port of Tubarão in Vitória will today receive Vale Rio de Janeiro, a Very Large Ore Carrier (VLOC) which is capable of transporting 400,000 metric

January 31, 2012
Total Views: 1