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Framo to Deliver Pump Systems to GasLog

In a statement released today, Framo revealed that it has won the contract to deliver pump systems (Sea Water Lift Pumps) for a potential Floating...

Inauguration and Official Opening of Hamad Port in September

The Ministry of Transport and Communications (MoTC) stated that His highness, The Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, will be inaugurating the Hamad Port...

A Study on LNG Bunkering to be Carried Out by Singapore and Japan

In an effort to increase LNG bunkering in Asia, the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore and the Ports and Harbours Bureau of the Ministry...

First Ever Boxship to LNG: Converted, Launched and Bunkered

On August 23, history was created, when for the first time in the world, containership Wes Amelie, was retrofitted and launched with a liquefied...

Global Warming Comes to Tanker Industry’s Aid, Sovcomflot Creates History

It was a landmark moment for Russian shipping company, Sovcomflot, as for the first time ever, their specially built tanker, Christophe de Margerie, transported...

Bahri Signs USD 120 Million Deal to Buy 4 Bulk Carriers from Hyundai Mipo...

On August 25, Bahri Dry Bulk, a business unit of Bahri, entered into an agreement with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, a member of Hyundai Heavy...

First LNG Bunkering in the UK Successfully Completed by Flogas

For the first time in the UK, Associated British Ports (ABP) and UK's LNG provider Flogas partnered to bunker MV Ireland with liquefied natural...

CMA CGM’s Theodore Roosevelt Creates History

CMA CGM's 14,414 TEU Containership Theodore Roosevelt is set to create history once again by inaugurating the new Bayonne Bridge on September 7, 2017. It will...

Safety Measures for Seafarers Take Centre Stage

According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), it is estimated that 90% of all international trade uses maritime transport. In the wake of recent events...

Pasha Hawaii Orders 2 LNG-fueled Containerships from Keppel AmFELS

Keppel AmFELS, a US-based subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), has received an order for two 2,525 TEU LNG-fueled containerships from Honolulu-based...