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World's First LNG Containership Receives ME-GI Engine12 hours 9 minutes ago
Added: Sep 16, 2014 07:19
Late last month, NASSCO engineers placed the world’s first dual-fuel slow speed engine into the World’s First Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) powered containership. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
European Shipping Week 2015 date is announced12 hours 13 minutes ago
Added: Sep 16, 2014 07:15
The week of March 2-6, 2015 has been chosen as the date for the inaugural European Shipping Week when shipping industry leaders from Europe and around the world will descend on Brussels to meet and network with top legislators from the European Commission, European Parliament and the Council of Ministers. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Slow Steaming Benefits: Stena Bulk Saves Big By Reducing Fuel Consumption12 hours 15 minutes ago
Added: Sep 16, 2014 07:13
In view of the prospects on the freight market and anticipated future fuel prices, Stena Bulk is focusing even more on maximising the relationship between freight and bunker fuel. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
New NYK LNG Vessel is named 'Pacific Arcadia'12 hours 17 minutes ago
Added: Sep 16, 2014 07:11
On September 11, a naming ceremony for a new LNG vessel ordered by Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) was held at the Nagasaki Shipyard & Machinery Works of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
India, Vietnam call for ‘freedom’ of navigation, sign seven agreements to boost ties12 hours 24 minutes ago
Added: Sep 16, 2014 07:04
Strategically important oil and gas cooperation and extension of a $100 million credit by India for defence purchases are among the seven pacts inked between India and Vietnam as they called for "freedom" of navigation in the South China Sea, a remark that could irk China which has been claiming territorial sovereignty over the high seas. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
MSC Armonia extended12 hours 28 minutes ago
Added: Sep 16, 2014 07:00
Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri installed a new 24m pre-built section in the mid-section of MSC Cruises’ MSC Armonia on 10 September at its Palermo yard. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Bad weather not a major factor in sinking of RORO vessel –Coast Guard1 day 11 hours ago
Added: Sep 15, 2014 08:22
Typhoon Luis was not a factor in Saturday evening's sinking of the roll-on roll-off (RORO) vessel off Southern Leyte, the Philippine Coast Guard said Monday. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
eLearning for the Maritime Industry1 day 11 hours ago
Added: Sep 15, 2014 08:04
A growing number of organizations are turning to eLearning courses to ensure employees are properly trained to perform duties safely and efficiently. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
ABS Selected to Class the World’s First Very Large Ethane Carrier 1 day 11 hours ago
Added: Sep 15, 2014 07:59
ABS, a leading provider of classification services to the maritime and offshore industries, has been chosen to class the world’s first contracted series of very large ethane carriers (VLECs). Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
US to boost PNP maritime capability1 day 11 hours ago
Added: Sep 15, 2014 07:36
An American state department official recently visited Manila to take up additional funding for the Philippine National Police Special Boat Unit. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Great Barrier Reef plan 'like saving a sinking ship with a thimble'1 day 11 hours ago
Added: Sep 15, 2014 07:31
It's the 35-year plan designed to stave off UNESCO's 'in danger' rating and save the reef, but conservationists are already doubting it will work. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Extent of Antarctic sea ice reaches record levels, scientists say1 day 11 hours ago
Added: Sep 15, 2014 07:30
Scientists say the extent of Antarctic sea ice cover is at its highest level since records began. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
“ZeroCat 120” winner of SHIP OF THE YEAR 20144 days 7 hours ago
Added: Sep 12, 2014 12:06
The all-electric car ferry “ZeroCat 120” owned by Norwegian ferry operator Norled AS was given Skipsrevyen’s prestigious SHIP OF THE YEAR 2014 award at a ceremony at SMM in Hamburg. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Oilfield Workforce to work for Total in Brunei4 days 12 hours ago
Added: Sep 12, 2014 07:05
Oilfield Workforce Group Limited, global oil and gas manpower solutions provider, has announced that its subsidiary, Oilfield Workforce International Pte Ltd, has secured a Letter of Award from TOTAL E&P Borneo B.V, an affiliate of TOTAL, for the provision of personnel for various engineering activities in Brunei. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Boa Offshore chooses ABB4 days 12 hours ago
Added: Sep 12, 2014 07:01
Boa Offshore has chosen ABB Turbocharging’s proactive Maintenance Management Agreement for servicing of turbochargers aboard four of its vessels, ensuring on-time servicing at agreed prices with a minimum of administration. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Ebola test on man who died on ship docked in Durban4 days 12 hours ago
Added: Sep 12, 2014 06:50
A doctor was called to a ship in Durban harbour on Thursday to confirm that one of its sailors had not died from Ebola. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Rolls-Royce to supply deck machinery, propulsion and engines for an Advanced Offshore Vessel built b4 days 12 hours ago
Added: Sep 12, 2014 06:42
Rolls-Royce has won a ÂŁ19m contract with the Norwegian shipbuilding group Vard to deliver deck machinery, propulsion and engines to a new offshore construction and anchor handling vessel (OCV) for the Norwegian owner REM Supply. The vessel will be designed by Vard, the company said in its press release. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Top energy economist predicts North Sea oil 'will last beyond 2050'5 days 12 hours ago
Added: Sep 11, 2014 07:19
A leading energy economist has predicted there could be nearly 100 new North Sea oil discoveries by 2045. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
China Merchant orders Jotun's innovative anitifouling solution for its VLCC newbuilds5 days 12 hours ago
Added: Sep 11, 2014 07:08
China Merchant Energy Shipping Co., Ltd has decided to upgrade the antifouling solution on their VLCCs New Builds at and new subsequent contracts to Jotun Hull Performance Solution including SeaQuantum X200, CMES said in its press release. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
ABS to class LNG-fuelled containerships for Nordic Hamburg5 days 12 hours ago
Added: Sep 11, 2014 06:55
ABS has been chosen to class two LNG-fuelled containerships to be built in China for owner GNS Shipping/Nordic Hamburg. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
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