Maritime/Shipbuilding

IBM Boards the Mayflower Autonomous Ship Project

IBM Systems, AI, cloud and edge technologies at the helm in one of world's first autonomous transatlantic voyages Mission to expand humankind's knowledge of the ocean and remove barriers to marine research Voyage will help scientists understand the accumulation of ocean plastics - a major socie...

2019-10-16 18:00 772

Hutchison Ports Commences Port Expansion Project in Pakistan with US$240 Million, Bringing Total Investment in the Country to US$1 Billion

HONG KONG, Oct. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Imran Khan, Prime Minister of Pakistan metEric Ip, Group Managing Director of Hutchison Ports, along with Ambassador at Large for Foreign Investment Mr.Ali Jehangir Siddiqui, yesterday at Prime Minister House.

2019-10-16 14:57 524

IMI and GustoMSC Sign Jack-up Design License Agreement

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- International Maritime Industries (IMI) announced today it had signed a License Agreement with GustoMSC, an NOV company. The agreement enables IMI to efficiently construct and deliver drilling rigs to its clients. The agreement entails a new Gu...

2019-10-16 04:15 266

Royal Caribbean Announces Lelepa, Vanuatu Is Perfect For "Perfect Day"

SYDNEY, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Vanuatu, one of the natural gems of the South Pacific, will be the new home of Royal Caribbean's newest private island destination –Perfect Day at Lelepa, Vanuatu. Vanuatu, one of the natu...

2019-10-15 12:13 1721

INSIDE INFORMATION: BW LPG Contemplated Sale of Shares

SINGAPORE, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- BW Group Limited ("BW Group") has retained Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB (publ)Oslo Branch as manager and bookrunner (the "Manager") to explore the sale of up to 7,000,000 common shares in BW LPG Limited ("BWLPG.OL", or "BW LPG", or the "Company") throu...

2019-10-15 00:36 2106

Edoardo Podesta takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics

KEMPTEN, Germany, Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dachser appoints Edoardo Podesta as the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of the Air & Sea Logistics business field.Podesta replaces Jochen Mueller in this position. Edoardo Podesta, Chief Operati...

2019-10-11 10:51 601

Sasol Invests in First South African-owned Chemical Tanker Through Nduna Maritime

DURBAN, South Africa, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nduna Maritime and Sasol have entered into a R400 million enterprise and supplier development (ESD) funding agreement through the Sasol Siyakha Trust, inSouth Africa's first locally-owned maritime vessel. This is Sasol Siyakha's single largest fu...

2019-10-09 18:00 336

2019 China Marine Economy Expo to be held this month in Shenzhen

SHENZHEN, China, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2019 China Marine Economy Expo (CMEE), co-hosted byChina's Ministry of Natural Resources and the People's Government ofGuangdong Province and organized by Shenzhen Municipal People's Government, will be held fromOctober 14 to October 17 in Shenzhe...

2019-10-09 12:31 345

Xinhua Silk Road: 2019 World Canal Cities Forum & World Canals Conference held in E China's Yangzhou

NANJING, China, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2019 World Canal Cities Forum & World Canals Conference was held in Yangzhou, eastChina's Jiangsu Province, fromSeptember 26 to October 6. Themed on protection, inheritance and utilization of the canal culture, the forum aims to not only promulgat...

2019-10-08 18:41 264

ODO Is Organising Middle East's Biggest Conference on Dubai Silk Road Strategy and China's Belt and Road Initiative

DUBAI, UAE, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ODO is a sister concern of Apollo Group, a conglomerate based in UAE, and is organising the Belt and Road Summit 2020 inDubai. Belt and Road Summit is a two-day initiative that provides a platform for dialogue and discussion between policy-makers, exper...

2019-09-30 19:16 334

Yingkou City - New industrial investment opportunities awaiting attention of the world

YINGKOU, China, Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, Liaoning's Yingkou City earned new honors:China's the most valuable city for investment and business, andChina's top 100 cities of foreign trade. For those looking for new investment opportunities and industrial cooperation opportunities ...

2019-09-26 17:23 633

Nippon Express Announces Investment in Future Supply Chain Solutions Limited, India's Leading Logistics Service Provider

TOKYO, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nippon Express Co., Ltd. (TSE: 9062, the "Company"), acting through its subsidiary Nippon Express (South Asia & Oceania) Pte. Ltd. has agreed to make an investment in Future Supply Chain Solutions Limited ("FSC") ("Investment"). The Board of the Company, at i...

2019-09-24 13:00 2548

IPC Signed MoU Agreement with Sabah Ports Authority Malaysia

YOGYAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Indonesia Port Corporation (IPC) and Sabah Ports Authority signed MoU Sister Port to encourage cooperation in various fields, including logistics, port industry, and education. The MoU signing occurred dur...

2019-09-24 12:33 792

Global Maritime Foundation: Maritime Shipping's Moon-shot Ambition Announced at UN Climate Action Summit

The Getting to Zero Coalition will lead push for shipping's decarbonization with the mutual goal of having commercially viable zero emission vessels operating along deep sea trade routes by 2030. COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Sept. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Before heads of state and government at today's ...

2019-09-23 20:00 873

MPC Container Ships Launches New Website

OSLO, Norway, Sept. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MPC Container Ships ASA (the "Company") is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned website at www.mpc-container.com. The new website offers improved functionality and comprehensive information about the Company, our business, fleet, financial in...

2019-09-20 14:48 5777

International Maritime Industries Signs VLCC Order With HHI and Bahri in Support of Establishing a New Maritime Industry in Saudi Arabia

- Contract signing intends to enable IMI to build its first VLCC for Bahri in South Korea providing IMI with world-class industry knowledge and experience DUBAI, UAE, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  International Maritime Industries (IMI) announced today they had signed a Vessel Purchase Agree...

2019-09-18 04:58 1131

MPCC Joins the Trident Alliance and Secures Scrubber Charters in Preparation for IMO2020

OSLO, Norway, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MPC Container Ships ASA (the "Company") is pleased to announce its enrolment in the Trident Alliance, a coalition of shipping owners and operators who share a common interest in effective, transparent enforcement of global sulphur regulations for the ...

2019-09-17 14:18 5276

Update on Application by EMAS Offshore Limited to be Placed Under Judicial Management

SINGAPORE, Sept. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors (the "Board") of EMAS Offshore Limited (the "Company" and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group") refers to its announcement on 22 July 2019 in relation to the Company's application in the High Court of the Republic ofSingapore...

2019-09-13 14:15 2030

Report Finds Transshipments in Western, Central Pacific Likely Underreported

Inadequate monitoring can lead to illegal catch entering port WASHINGTON, Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission's (WCPFC's) management of transshipments in its waters is compromised by significant gaps in reporting, monitoring, and data sharing, acc...

2019-09-12 23:00 1990

SAMI-Navantia Signs EUR 900 Million Contract With Navantia to Localize 60% of Naval Industries and ToT

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SAMI Navantia Naval Industries (SAMI-Navantia), a joint venture between Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) and Navantia S.A., yesterday signed aEUR 900 million (approximatelySAR 3.7 billion) contract with the Spanish shipbuilder Navantia ...

2019-09-12 07:54 1767
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