Wednesday, September 15, 2021
natural gas

Winter Woes: Europe’s Gas Extends Record Rally on Supply Uncertainties

By Vanessa Dezem and Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — Natural gas prices in Europe continued their record-breaking run as uncertainties about supply security this winter worsen. Power prices also surged to a...

September 15, 2021
Total Views: 845

Thursday, June 6, 2019
shipping container
Maritime News

Cocaine Entering Europe in Shipping Containers Presents ‘Major Challenge’ as Seizures Hit Record

By Axel Bugge LISBON, June 6 (Reuters) – The amount of cocaine seized by authorities in Europe doubled in 2017 to reach a record 140 tonnes in a strong indication...

June 6, 2019
Total Views: 19

Friday, April 26, 2019
oil tanker loading
Maritime News

The Giant Soviet Pipeline System That’s Full of Tainted Crude

By Julian Lee (Bloomberg) — Russia’s giant Soviet-era oil pipeline is a vital piece of Europe’s energy infrastructure, carrying crude to refineries across the region. This week it’s been hit by probably...

April 26, 2019
Total Views: 6

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
lng carrier
Maritime News

LNG Heads Out the Door as Asia Outbids European Utilities

By Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — Northwest European liquefied natural gas terminals are for the first time exporting more of the fuel than they are feeding into the region’s pipeline networks....

August 21, 2018
Total Views: 0

Thursday, August 9, 2018
lng carrier
Maritime News

EU Touts U.S. LNG Imports to Woo Trump on Trade

BRUSSELS, Aug 9 (Reuters) – The European Union said it was delivering on a deal with U.S. President Donald Trump to buy more U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) on Thursday...

August 9, 2018
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
container barge europe

Development of France’s Long-Planned Seine-Nord Canal Depends on Funding, Minister Says

By Geert De Clercq PARIS, Aug 9 (Reuters) – A project to build a canal to link Paris with major harbours of northern Europe will depend on lining up the...

August 9, 2017
Total Views: 8

Thursday, July 27, 2017
container barge europe
Maritime News

Frustrated Shippers Say No End in Site to Barge Congestion at Northern European Ports

By Alexander Whiteman (The Loadstar) – Shippers say they feel powerless over the barge congestion crisis in northern Europe – one believing there may be no early solution. Stanley Black...

July 27, 2017
Total Views: 18

Monday, October 31, 2016

‘Major’ Oil Storage Terminal Coming to Adriatic

By Libby George LONDON, Oct 31 (Reuters) – Global oil storage company VTTI launched a new terminal in Croatia on Monday to target oil product demand in the Adriatic in...

October 31, 2016
Total Views: 16

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Maritime News

European Central Bank Hones In on Shipping Loans

By Andreas Kröner FRANKFURT, June 21 (Reuters) – The European Central Bank is taking a hard look at lenders’ ship financing portfolios amid a broad deterioration in the shipping market,...

June 21, 2016
Total Views: 4

Monday, September 7, 2015

Low Water Hampers Shipping on Rhine, Danube River

  HAMBURG, Sept 7 (Reuters) – Low water levels persist on the Rhine and Danube in Germany and cargo vessels cannot sail fully loaded on the German sections of both...

September 7, 2015
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Maritime News

Time-Lapse – Northern Europe Run in Five Awesome Minutes

Check out this amazing time-lapse footage filmed aboard the containership MV Carat during a recent trip through northern Europe. The uploader tells us: This time lapse footage was made while...

June 16, 2015
Total Views: 20

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Maritime News

Study Reveals Economic Impact of European Shipping Industry – INFOGRAPHIC

The European shipping industry supports employment of 2.2 million people and overall contributes €147 billion to EU economy, according to the results of a Oxford Economics study released today.

March 3, 2015
Total Views: 57

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
cargo ship emissions

Low Sulphur Fuel Rules to Undermine Cheap Oil Advantages in Europe

Shipping firms operating in northern Europe will not get the full benefit of plunging oil prices as they face higher fuel costs and potential insurance problems from sulphur regulations coming into force early next year.

December 17, 2014
Total Views: 7

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Court Orders Payout to Somali Pirates

A European court has ordered France to pay thousands of euros in compensation to a group of Somali pirates over a 48 delay in presenting the accused men before a judge upon their arrival in the country.

December 4, 2014
Total Views: 16

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Russia Gas Fears and U.S. Exports Buoys Demand at European LNG Ports

Gas buyers nervous of Russia cutting supply are helping solve Europe's problem of too many underused liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals, as they seek space at France's Dunkirk plant.

September 17, 2014
Total Views: 0

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Port of Algeciras Gets Some Really, Really Big Cranes

This photo comes from Inchcape Shipping Services, which was recently hired to handle the arrival and offloading of 4 of the world’s largest ship-to-shore cranes at the port of Algeciras located on the southern tip Spain along with Strait of Gibraltar.

June 26, 2014
Total Views: 53

Friday, September 20, 2013

Many European LNG Terminals Face Idling, Seek New Activities

Many European import terminals for shipped gas may have to be idled because of falling deliveries unless they try their hands at alternative businesses such as ship-fuelling stations.

September 20, 2013
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Estaleiros Navais de Viana do Castelo S.A envc
Engineering News

EU Commission Shines Critical Spotlight on Portuguese Shipyard ENVC

By Frances Robinson BRUSSELS–The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to verify whether numerous public support measures granted by Portugal to the shipyard Estaleiros Navais de Viana do Castelo...

January 23, 2013
Total Views: 3

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
HHLA port of hamburg container terminal shipping

As Europe’s Debt Crisis Expands into China, Hamburg Starts Feeling the Impact

(Bloomberg) — Growth in Hamburg is stalling as Europe’s fiscal crisis spreads into China and other Asian countries, threatening the recovery of Germany’s biggest port. Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG,...

August 15, 2012
Total Views: 35

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Boskalis Lands Three Energy-Related Contracts in Northern Europe

Royal Boskalis Westminster announced today that it has won three energy related contracts for diverse projects in the North Sea and Irish Sea worth a total of over EUR 110...

May 2, 2012
Total Views: 4