Maritime/Shipbuilding

SGS Obtained the Accreditation of ABS for BWMS Commissioning Testing

SHANGHAI, July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently, SGS obtained the accreditation of BWMS Commissioning Testing from the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS). This accreditation is a recognition of impartiality of SGS report and conformity of the capacity of SGS laboratory to international standards...

2020-07-20 14:50 1203

Xinhua Silk Road: Shanghai ranks among top 3 international shipping centres

SHANGHAI, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai ranks as one of the top three international shipping centres with world-top container throughput, optimizing collecting and distribution system as well as improving business environment, Xinhua-Baltic International Shipping Centre Development Index...

2020-07-13 08:50 1223

Berg Propulsion Invests in Single Campus Manufacturing Location in Sweden

ÖCKERÖ, Sweden, July 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Leading manufacturer of mechanically and electrically driven propulsion systems and marine controls for vessels, Berg Propulsion will invest in the centralization of all manufacturing operations for controllable pitch propellers, azimuthing and transv...

2020-07-06 15:23 944

Robert Erni to become Dachser CFO

KEMPTEN, Germany, June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dachser is appointing experienced logistics CFORobert Erni to succeed Burkhard Eling. Erni will begin his onboarding phase at Dachser as Deputy Director onSeptember 1, 2020. Robert Erni, CFO of ...

2020-06-24 11:05 809

Stena Bulk to Introduce Low-carbon Shipping Options

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Following up on Stena Bulk's successful biofuel trial in April, the company is now introducing low-carbon shipping options for its customers. Biofuel has the potential of putting shipping on the trajectory towards IMO's greenhouse gas reduction tar...

2020-06-22 17:55 661

JA Solar Supplies High-Efficiency PERC Modules for Thailand's Largest Floating Solar Power Plant

BEIJING, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- JA Solar ("the Company"), a leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that the Thailand's 12.5MW floating power plant, which utilized its high-efficiency PERC modules, was successfully connected to the grid. As the first large-...

2020-06-17 10:52 1202

Swedish FMV Selects iXblue's Quadrans Navigation System to Equip Its Fleet of High Speed Crafts

SAINT-GERMAIN-EN-LAYE, France, June 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has recently signed a contract with navigation company iXblue for up to 172 FOG based Quadrans gyrocompasses. Delivered over the span of 4 years, the Quadrans navigation systems will equ...

2020-06-11 15:07 1286

Stena Bulk is Presenting a Prototype of the Next-generation Product and Chemical Tanker - the IMOFlexMAX

GOTEBORG, Sweden, June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Stena Bulk is presenting a prototype of the next-generation product and chemical tanker, the IMOFlexMAX , which will be able to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 25% compared to modern product tankers. The vessel, designed by Stena Bulk ...

2020-06-10 21:27 519

Gula Skrinet AB to Acquire Caterpillar Propulsion AB

OCKERO, Sweden, June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Gula Skrinet AB has reached an agreement with Caterpillar Luxembourg Sarl to acquire Caterpillar Propulsion AB and its subsidiaries.  The sale is expected to close onJune 30, 2020.  Caterpillar Propulsion AB, formerly Berg Propulsion AB, is a leading ...

2020-06-09 15:42 933

ESAB Introduced Cryo-Shield Ni9 Flux Cored Wire for LNG Fuel and Storage Tank Applications

SHANGHAI, May 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has globally introduced Cryo-Shield Ni9, a Ni Cr Mo alloy flux cored wire used for all-position welding of 9% Ni steel LNG fuel and storage tanks with 100% CO2 shielding gas. This modified 625-type wire offers excellent crack ...

2020-05-15 09:00 2306

Canadian Seahorse Expert Earns World's Leading Award for Animal Conservation

Dr. Amanda Vincent becomes first marine conservationist to win Indianapolis Prize INDIANAPOLIS, May 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today officials from the Indianapolis Prize announcedAmanda Vincent, Ph.D., as the 2020 Winner of the world's leading award for animal conservation. Vincent is the preemin...

2020-05-12 12:03 1415

GoComet offers free worldwide port congestion data to help companies during COVID-19

SINGAPORE, May 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In view of the chaos wreaked by the coronavirus pandemic,GoComet , a Logistics Resource Management SaaS platform, would like to help companies by freely sharing their live global freight visibility data. The shipping industry has...

2020-05-11 10:30 1234

Sinopec Puts China's Largest Petrochemical Port into Operation

ZHANJIANG, China, May 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinopec Corp (HKG: 0386), China's leading energy and chemical company, has putChina's largest petrochemical port into operation with the successful docking and unloading of the New Renown, Crude Oil Tanker (VLCC) from theMiddle East. The tanker was we...

2020-05-09 13:14 2684

Royal Caribbean Group Extends Cruise with Confidence Policy Through April 2022

Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Introduce New Booking Options MIAMI, May 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To provide peace of mind in vacation planning, Royal Caribbean Group is extending its "Cruise with Confidence" cancellation policy to sailings throughApril 2022. For new...

2020-05-06 22:17 6138

CanAm Announces that its Second EB-5 Loan to Rhoads Industries at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Repays in Full and Early

A $12 million EB-5 investment that was used by Rhoads Industries to help fund the expansion of its industrial manufacturing facilities at the Philadelphia Navy Yard was repaid in full and early. PHILADELPHIA, May 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CanAm Enterprises ("CanAm") is very proud to announce that...

2020-05-05 00:31 1456

Twelve Start-ups from PIER71's Smart Port Challenge Awarded S$600,000 to Bring Innovative Solutions to Maritime Market

SINGAPORE, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and NUS Enterprise, the entrepreneurial arm of the National University of Singapore (NUS), today announced that 12 start-ups from Port I nnovationEcosystem Reimagined @ BLOCK71 (PIER71

2020-05-04 16:18 4001

Resolutions at the Annual General Meeting of Concordia Maritime AB (publ) Held on 29 April 2020

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Annual General Meeting (the "AGM") of Concordia Maritime AB (publ), held on29 April 2020, the AGM decided to re-electCarl-Johan Hagman, Stefan Brocker, Henrik Hallin, Mats Jansson, Helena Levander and Michael G:son Löw as members of the Bo...

2020-04-29 20:59 1568

Concordia Maritime: Interim Report, 1 January-31 March 2020

- Strong but uncertain market GÖTEBORG, Sweden, April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Events in the first quarter            * Low oil prices and high production bring positive effects in the short term * Long-term effects of Covid-19 are difficult to assess * P-MAX vessel Stena Paris chartered ...

2020-04-29 19:36 7534

Invitation to Teleconference/Audio Transmission

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Concordia Maritime welcomes you to participate in a teleconference/ audio transmissionApril 29 2020, at 03.00 pm CEST. The Interim Report for Q1 2020 (published 29 April 2020) will be presented and questions answered. Presiding: Kim Ullman, CEO...

2020-04-23 16:32 1104

Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., dies at 90

MIAMI, April 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) and a visionary strategist of the modern cruise industry, diedSaturday, April 11, 2020, in Palma, Spain. He was 90. The entire Royal Caribbean family extends its heartfelt condolences to t...

2020-04-13 03:34 8037
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