15,000 TEU container ship “Al Jmeliyah” christened in Rotterdam 1

15,000 TEU container ship “Al Jmeliyah” christened in Rotterdam

Today, the 15,000 TEU ship “Al Jmeliyah” was officially christened in Rotterdam. Naming patron is Inge Sijbesma, the wife of Feike Sijbesma, CEO of the corporation DSM – one of Hapag-Lloyd’s biggest customers in the Netherlands....
Sovcomflot orders next generation large-capacity tankers from Zvezda with financing from VEB

Sovcomflot orders next generation large-capacity tankers from Zvezda with financing from VEB

During the 4th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group) signed a set of agreements with Rosneft, Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex and VEB Group, placing orders with Zvezda for a series of two next generation large-capacity...
Sovcomflot and Russian Ministry of Natural Resources sign cooperation agreement

Sovcomflot and Russian Ministry of Natural Resources sign cooperation agreement

On 12 September 2018, during the 4th Eastern Economic Forum, Sovcomflot Group and the Russian Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment signed an agreement on the development of long-term cooperation, ensuring environmental safety and preserving the...
Sovcomflot, Vnesheconombank and VEB Leasing enter into cooperation agreement

Sovcomflot, Vnesheconombank and VEB Leasing enter into cooperation agreement

On 12 September 2018, during the 4th Eastern Economic Forum, a signing ceremony was held for a trilateral agreement on cooperation between Sovcomflot, the Bank for Development and Foreign Economic Affairs (Vnesheconombank) and VEB Leasing. The...
Genco Shipping Acquires Fuel Efficient Capesize & Ultramax Vessels

Genco Shipping Acquires Fuel Efficient Capesize & Ultramax Vessels

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited (NYSE: GNK) (“Genco” or the “Company”) today announced that it has taken delivery of the Genco Defender and the Genco Liberty, two 2016-built 180,000 dwt Capesize vessels, as well as the...
IMarEST's New Report Explores Human Impact of Autonomous Ships

IMarEST’s New Report Explores Human Impact of Autonomous Ships

In a major piece of research, the IMarEST’s Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships Special Interest Group sought to gauge the potential impact of self-governing ships and plot out a new course for the shipping industry’s valued workforce. Autonomous technologies...
Port Of Long Beach Awarded $50 Million for Zero Emissions Project

Port Of Long Beach Awarded $50 Million for Zero Emissions Project

The Port of Long Beach has received preliminary approval for a $50 million grant from the California Air Resources Board for a sweeping, transformative demonstration of a near-zero and zero-emissions supply chain at the nation’s second-busiest...
ADAPTIVE AUGER HEAD INTRODUCED BY DREDGE YARD

Adaptive Auger Head Introduced By Dredge Yard

Dredge Yard adds another innovative dredging solution to their portfolio: the adaptive auger head. The adaptive auger head has two retractable visors placed both on the front and backside of the auger head. The visors move in and...
Enterprise Expanding LPG Capacity at Houston Ship Channel Terminal

Enterprise Expanding LPG Capacity at Houston Ship Channel Terminal

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) today announced that construction is under way to increase loading capacity for liquefied petroleum gas (“LPG”), primarily propane and butane, at the Enterprise Hydrocarbon Terminal (“EHT”) by 175,000 barrels per...
Love and Harmony Caribbean Cruise Announce New Attractions and First Artist Line Up

Love and Harmony Caribbean Cruise Announce New Attractions and First Artist Line Up

Miami, FL – What can be more rejuvenating than going on a cruise ride with some of the best musical talents in the world? Rockers Island Entertainment, in association with Best of the Best Entertainment and...