COSCO Shipping Dragon Maritime Company inaugurates branch office in Sarajevo

China’s COSCO Shipping Dragon Maritime Company inaugurates branch office in Sarajevo

COSCO Shipping Dragon Maritime Company officially inaugurated its branch office in Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (BiH) capital Sarajevo on Tuesday. During the press conference and official introduction of the company Meliha Mujezinovic, head of COSCO Shipping Dragon...
How the stranded and injured naval officer Abhilash Tomy was rescued from the Indian Ocean

[VIDEO] How the stranded and injured naval officer Abhilash Tomy was rescued from the Indian Ocean

Lost Indian naval commander Abhilash Tomy was rescued on Monday by the Navy after he was badly injured after being caught in a storm. His boat drifted in the sea for more than two days in...
European Maritime Single Window: ESPO Wants More Ambition On The Harmonisation Of Data, While Maintaining Flexibility In Reporting Systems

ESPO Pitches For European Maritime Single Window

ESPO welcomes the Commission’s proposal for a Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window environment (COM2018 278 final). For European ports though, reducing the administrative burden in maritime transport and facilitating trade is a top priority....
European Ports Welcome Parliament’s Explicit Support To Remove The Tax Barriers For Shore-Side Electricity For Ships

European Ports Welcome Parliament’s Explicit Support To Remove The Tax Barriers For Shore-Side Electricity For Ships

The Transport committee of the European Parliament supported yesterday the removal of tax barriers for the uptake of shore-side electricity supply (OPS) in ports for ships at berth. The Ertug report on the deployment of infrastructure...
Kotug Smit Towage Performs Naming Ceremony For Tug ‘Southampton’ 1

Kotug Smit Towage Performs Naming Ceremony For Tug ‘Southampton’

Kotug Smit Towage has taken four newly-built Damen tugs into service for its European harbour towage activities, in 2017 and 2018. One of this quartet, the Southampton is currently operating in the Port of Zeebrugge. The Southampton is an ASD Tug...
Ground-breaking ceremony held for Wärtsilä built Hamina LNG terminal

Ground-breaking ceremony held for Wärtsilä built Hamina LNG terminal

A ground-breaking ceremony for the new Hamina LNG terminal that is to be engineered, procured and constructed by Wärtsilä was held on September 25. The ceremony was attended by Finland’s Minister of Finance Mr Petteri Orpo,...
Elbit Systems Awarded $173 Million Contract to Supply Naval Weapon Stations to an Asia-Pacific Country

Elbit Systems Awarded $173 Million Contract to Supply Naval Weapon Stations to an Asia-Pacific Country

Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT) and (TASE: ESLT) (“Elbit Systems” or “the Company”) announced today that it was awarded an approximately $173 million contract to provide Naval Remote Controlled Weapon Stations (RCWS) to the Navy and Coast Guard of an Asia-Pacific country. The contract will be performed over...
TenneT contracts DNV GL to certify offshore power substations for Hollandse Kust Zuid wind park

TenneT contracts DNV GL to certify offshore power substations for Hollandse Kust Zuid wind park

DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts and certification body, has been contracted by Transmission System Operator TenneT to deliver the complete project certification for two offshore substations (OSS) for the Hollandse Kust...
Superior's Fraser Shipyards to build its largest vessel since 1966

Miller Boat Line orders new ferry for Ohio’s Lake Erie

Family-owned company Miller Boat Line has ordered a new passenger-vehicle ferry for its route on Put-in-Bay, Ohio. The ferry is to be constructed by Fraser Shipyards at its facility in Superior, Wisconsin. The 140-foot-long ferry will be christened...
Del Monte orders new container vessels

Del Monte orders new container vessels

Del Monte Fresh Produce (“Del Monte”) entered into a definitive agreement for the building of six container ships to service their ocean transportation lanes between Central/South American and U.S. ports. This ship building program will initially...