Thursday, March 4, 2021
German Frigate FGS_Sachsen_Anhalt
Navy

German Warship To Depart On Freedom Of Navigation Patrol Of The South China Sea

(Reuters) – The United States on Wednesday hailed plans by NATO ally Germany to sail a warship across the contested South China Sea, calling it welcome support for a “rules-based...

March 4, 2021
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Thursday, November 5, 2020
Suiso Frontier hydrogen ship
Maritime News

Germany Looking at Ammonia to Deliver Green Fuel for Industry

By Brian Parkin and Vanessa Dezem (Bloomberg) — Germany is looking at using ammonia and methanol as ways to deliver hydrogen as a clean-burning fuel for industry, part of its...

November 5, 2020
Total Views: 298

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
mks 180 frigate
Interesting

Dutch Shipbuilder Damen Wins MKS 180 Frigate Contract from Germany

The German government has selected Dutch shipbuilding group Damen as the main contractor in the construction of at least four multi-purpose combat frigates for the German Navy. The MKS 180...

January 14, 2020
Total Views: 104

Monday, August 5, 2019
Maritime News

Record Drug Bust at Port of Hamburg

BERLIN (Reuters) – German authorities on Friday said they had seized 4.5 tonnes of cocaine worth 1 billion euros ($1.11 billion) in the northern port city of Hamburg – the...

August 5, 2019
Total Views: 28

Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Maritime News

Germany Rules Out Joining U.S.-Led Hormuz Mission

By Joanna Plucinska and Paul Carrel WARSAW/BERLIN, July 31 (Reuters) – Germany will not participate in a U.S.-led naval mission in the Strait of Hormuz as it wants to ease...

July 31, 2019
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
arkona offshore wind park
Maritime News

Germany’s Merkel Puts on Tarnished Climate Crown to Open Baltic Sea’s Largest Wind Farm

By Brian Parkin and William Wilkes (Bloomberg) — Angela Merkel will leave Brexit worries by the shoreline as she cuts the opening ribbon on a giant wind farm out in the Baltic...

April 16, 2019
Total Views: 15

Monday, February 11, 2019
kairos world's largest LNG bunkering vessel
Maritime News

World’s Largest LNG Bunkering Vessel Christened in Hamburg

Germany-based LNG bunker supplier Nauticor has christened the world’s largest liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel Kairos during a ceremony last week in Hamburg. The christening took place last Friday at...

February 11, 2019
Total Views: 42

Friday, February 8, 2019
lng carrier
Maritime News

Small Town Near Hamburg Said to Be Likely Choice for LNG Plant

By Brian Parkin, Anna Shiryaevskaya and Vanessa Dezem (Bloomberg) — A small port city near Hamburg is the leading choice of Angela Merkel’s government for the first liquefied natural gas...

February 8, 2019
Total Views: 3

Monday, December 17, 2018
Wilhelmshaven FSRU project
Maritime News

Uniper Intensifies LNG Plans with Japan’s Mitsui OSK for FSRU in Germany

FRANKFURT, Dec 17 (Reuters) – Energy group Uniper on Monday entered agreements with Japanese shipping group Mitsui OSK Lines to handle potential deliveries of liquefied natural (LNG) gas into Germany....

December 17, 2018
Total Views: 5

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
offshore wind farm
Maritime News

Germany May Boost Offshore Wind Auction Capacity 33% by 2030

By Brian Parkin (Bloomberg) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government is bowing to industry pressure to boost Germany’s offshore wind capacity, already among the biggest in Europe. The government will assess...

December 4, 2018
Total Views: 3

Monday, October 22, 2018
lng carrier
Maritime News

Two Small Towns in Germany Vie to Make Trump’s LNG Dream a Reality

By Brian Parkin and Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — Downstream from Hamburg, two small Elbe River ports are competing to build Germany’s first liquefied natural gas import terminal and help shake...

October 22, 2018
Total Views: 1

Monday, September 17, 2018
mks 180 rendering
Maritime News

Cybersecurity and Training Needs Inflate Cost of Germany’s MKS 180 Warships Even More

BERLIN, Sept 17 (Reuters) – A need for more cybersecurity features and plans for a training facility have driven up the projected cost of Germany’s new multi-purpose MKS 180 warship...

September 17, 2018
Total Views: 7

fsru
Maritime News

Germany’s Uniper Says in Talks on Wilhelmshaven LNG Terminal

By Vera Eckert and Tom Käckenhoff FRANKFURT/DUESSELDORF, Sept 17 (Reuters) – German utility Uniper is ready to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) into the country and distribute it should a...

September 17, 2018
Total Views: 1

Monday, November 27, 2017
lng carrier
Maritime News

Plan Underway to Subdue Russian Gas With German LNG Terminal

By Anna Shiryaevskaya and Brian Parkin (Bloomberg) — The old trading city of Hamburg in northwest Germany will soon become the center for a drive in Europe’s biggest economy to...

November 27, 2017
Total Views: 3

Monday, October 30, 2017
freighter aground in germany
Grounding Incidents

Bulk Carrier Goes Aground During Deadly Storm in Germany

BERLIN, Oct 30 (Reuters) – Shallow waters off a North Sea island complicated efforts on Monday to dislodge a large freighter that ran aground as Germany began cleaning up after...

October 30, 2017
Total Views: 161

Monday, September 25, 2017
News

SAL Heavy Lift to Reflag 8 Vessels to German Flag

SAL Heavy Lift has announced its plan to reflag six of its heavy lift vessels to the German flag. Hamburg-headquartered SAL says the reflagging of the vessels began with the...

September 25, 2017
Total Views: 9

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Maritime News

Germany Launches New Funding Program for LNG Conversions

The German government has launched a new program that will subsidize the conversion and newbuild construction of ocean-going vessels to liquified natural gas fuel. Germany’s Federal Ministry for Transport and...

August 30, 2017
Total Views: 16

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Press Releases

New German LNG fuelled research ship will feature Wärtsilä technology

The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the engines for a new LNG fuelled research vessel being built for the German government. Wärtsilä will also supply exhaust cleaning systems based...

August 1, 2017
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
containership
News

Tempers Flare as Hamburg Selects Chinese Consortium for Container Port Expansion Project

By Mike Wackett (The Loadstar) – A storm is brewing in the city of Hamburg over the port authority awarding the development of the 42ha Steinwerder South container terminal project...

July 18, 2017
Total Views: 22

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
german MKS 180 warships
Maritime News

Germany to Boost Naval Spending Under $4.3 Billion Warship Plan

By Birgit Jennen and Rainer Buergin (Bloomberg) — Germany plans to spend an extra 525 million euros ($572 million) to boost the capabilities of a new class of combat ships...

April 25, 2017
Total Views: 26