Thursday, October 14, 2021

Wild Weather Sparks Ship Backlog From Shenzhen to Singapore

By Kyunghee Park and Kevin Varley (Bloomberg) — A tropical storm that’s lashing southern China mixed with Covid-related supply chain snarls is causing a ship backlog from Shenzhen to Singapore, intensifying...

October 14, 2021
Total Views: 1470

Monday, March 15, 2021
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Total Awarded Singapore LNG Bunkering License

The Maritime Port Authority of Singapore has awarded Total with a liquified natural gas bunkering license as the world’s largest bunkering hub seeks to become a key LNG bunkering destination...

March 15, 2021
Total Views: 561

Friday, March 5, 2021

Congestion Hits Port of Singapore

By Sam Whelan (The Loadstar) – Major delays have now hit the port of Singapore, with congestion causing vessel turnaround times to more than double and week-long cargo rollovers. Peter Sundara, VP global...

March 5, 2021
Total Views: 5524

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Singapore Seeks to Vaccinate 10,000 Maritime Workers in January

Singapore has unveiled plans for an aggressive vaccination blitz for frontline maritime workers that aims to put some 10,000 needles in arms by the end of the month. The COVID-19...

January 19, 2021
Total Views: 1725

Thursday, August 29, 2019
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Maritime News

Number of Major Shipping Accidents Down at Port of Singapore

The number of major ship accidents in the Port of Singapore has fallen significantly over the last decade, with little over one major incident per one million vessel movements, the...

August 29, 2019
Total Views: 96

Friday, July 27, 2018
Maritime News

Contaminated Bunker Fuel Clogging Ship Engines in Singapore -Surveyor

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, July 27 (Reuters) – Contaminated marine fuel that clogs and damages ship engines has been found in Singapore, the world’s largest ship refuelling hub, according to...

July 27, 2018
Total Views: 90

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
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Keppel to Build South East Asia’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel for Port of Singapore

Singapore shipbuilder Keppel will build South East Asia’s first liquefied natural gas bunkering vessel with delivery planned for 2020. FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel Offshore & Marine and Shell...

June 6, 2018
Total Views: 5

Thursday, January 12, 2017
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Maritime News

Singapore Container Volumes Stagnant at 30 Million TEU in 2016

By Gavin van Marle (The Loadstar) – Singapore’s terminal operator PSA today reported that it handled 67.63m teu across both its international network of facilities and its flagship home terminals....

January 12, 2017
Total Views: 13

Saturday, November 26, 2016
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Maritime News

China Seizes Troop Cargo In Hong Kong

By Greg Torode (Reuters) Beijing on Friday warned countries against maintaining military ties with Taiwan, after Singaporean armored troop carriers were seized en route from the island that Beijing regards...

November 26, 2016
Total Views: 11

Monday, August 1, 2016

Singapore’s Port Authority Revokes AC Oil Bunker License

SINGAPORE, Aug 1 (Reuters) – The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) revoked the bunker fuel supplier and bunker craft operator licences of AC Oil Pte Ltd, after investigations...

August 1, 2016
Total Views: 17

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Maritime News

Singapore Opens Next Phase of $3.5 Billion Container Terminal

Singapore opened the newest addition to its container port on Tuesday, aiming to handle more of the increasing number of mega-ships plying the oceans.

June 23, 2015
Total Views: 3

Monday, January 19, 2015

Shanghai Widens Lead as World’s Busiest Container Port

Shanghai retained its title as the world’s busiest container port for a fifth consecutive year after widening the gap with its closest rival Singapore.

January 19, 2015
Total Views: 10

Friday, May 30, 2014

MPA: Human Error and Poor Judgement Caused String of Singapore Ship Collisions

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has concluded its investigations into a three separate collisions involving commercial vessels in and around Singapore that occurred over a two week period earlier this year

May 30, 2014
Total Views: 33

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Maritime News

Singapore Reinforcing Safety of Navigation Following Recent Vessel Collisions

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore says it is conducting investigations into three separate collisions involving commercial vessels in and around Singapore and taking proactive measures to reduce such incidents in the future.

February 11, 2014
Total Views: 5

Thursday, January 30, 2014
Maritime News

Two Collisions, Two Spills in Singapore

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore is coordinating the containment and clean-up of two oil spills following two separate collisions south of Jurong Island and off Marina South on January 29 and 30, respectively.

January 30, 2014
Total Views: 18

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Featured Collection: Port of Singapore – Gateway to Asia

Connected to more than 600 ports in some 120 countries, Singapore is one of the world's busiest shipping hubs, and is often called the gateway to Asia.

January 28, 2014
Total Views: 7

Friday, November 15, 2013

Ports of Singapore, Zeebrugge and Antwerp Sign LNG Bunkering Accord

The ports of Singapore, Zeebrugge and Antwerp this week have signed a LNG bunkering accord aimed at harmonizing and facilitating the use of LNG as a marine fuel.

November 15, 2013
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
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Is Your Bunker Fuel Guaranteed Iranian-Free?

SINGAPORE (Dow Jones)–Western sanctions against Iran are becoming a major headache for European and other shipping companies whose vessels refuel in Singapore, as they face penalties if they use fuel...

May 15, 2012
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Saturday, March 3, 2012
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Neptune Orient Lines Gains Nearly 10 Percent, Singapore Economic Outlook Improves

SINGAPORE -(Dow Jones)- Singapore shares ended higher Friday, led by gains in cyclical stocks as investors’ optimism over the global economy got a shot in the arm from some positive...

March 3, 2012
Total Views: 1

Friday, January 13, 2012
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Port of Singapore Records Positive 2011 Results [REPORT]

Port of Singapore continued to register good growth in all areas despite a challenging year for the maritime industry Amid uncertainty in the global economy as well as challenges faced...

January 13, 2012
Total Views: 2