Coast Guard News

August 5, 2021
Eneti Inc.’s wholly-owned direct subsidiary entered into a binding agreement with Marubeni Corporation, INCJ, […] The post Eneti to acquire Seajacks, exits dry bulk sector appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 5, 2021
Esvagt and Ulstein have entered into a contract for the conversion of two platform supply vessels to ERRV battery hybrid vessels. The post Ulstein to convert two Esvagt PSVs to ERRV battery hybrid vessels appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 5, 2021
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Singapore Maritime Institute (SMI) have awarded funding to three consortiums to research, design, build and operate a fully electric harbor craft over the next five years. The post MPA, SMI to co-fund harbor craft electrification projects in decarbonisation push appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 5, 2021
The U.S. Federal Maritime Commission has sent inquiries to eight major global ocean carriers to provide details about congestion and related surcharges they have implemented or announced. The post Major global liners under FMC investigation over congestion surcharges appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 5, 2021
Qatar’s Nakilat, the world’s largest LNG shipper, and Norway's classification society DNV have teamed up to improve software reliability and maintenance during vessel operations. The post Nakilat and DNV unite on improving vessel software appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 5, 2021
Singapore-based Phoenix Tankers, a subsidiary of shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has signed a deal with Namura Shipbuilding Co. for the construction of two very large gas carriers (VLGC) to transport liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and ammonia. The post MOL’s subsidiary orders largest-ever ammonia carriers appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 5, 2021
Japanese shipping major Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) has joined forces with compatriot company Mitsubishi Shipbuilding and classification society ClassNK to develop and test "world's first" onboard CO2 capture plant. The post K Line tests world’s first CO2 capture device on bulk carrier appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 5, 2021
Bermuda-based ship owner and charterer SFL Corporation has acquired two 14,000 TEU containerships and sold 18 vintage feeder ships The post SFL bolsters fleet with boxship duo as it offloads 18 ageing vessels appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 4, 2021
The armed group who seized a vessel off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has left the targeted ship, the British navy reported. The post UPDATE: Tanker “safe” after hijack reported off UAE coast appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 4, 2021
Swedish ship design and management company Wallenius Marine has signed a contract with Volkswagen Group Logistics to build and manage two multi-fuel car carriers. The post Wallenius to build, manage two vessels for Volkswagen Group appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
Wind assisted ship propulsion (WASP) enjoys growing shipping interest, driven by the need to curb climate change. One of the most proven technologies in this field are Flettner-rotor vessels. The post Wind assisted ship propulsion has returned in ship design appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
The 20,000 containership Ever Given, which blocked the Suez Canal in March, arrived at the Port of Felixstowe at around 3 p.m. (local time) on 3 August 2021. The post Ever Given reaches Felixstowe after offloading in Rotterdam appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has warned of the alarming increase in the number of reports of abandoned seafarers in 2021. The post IMO raises concerns over alarming number of abandoned seafarers appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
The Nigerian Chamber of Shipping (NCS) has become a full member of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the first African member state to join the board. The post Nigeria joins ICS as first African member state appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
Danish shipping and logistics giant A.P. Moller - Maersk has upgraded its 2021 full-year guidance reporting strong performance in Q2 2021. The post Maersk ups 2021 profit expectations, reports Q2 record results appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
Fincantieri's subsidiary Vard has announced the delivery of the LNG-fuelled polar exploration vessel Le Commandant Charcot to French cruise company Ponant. The post Vard delivers world’s first LNG/hybrid expedition cruise ship appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
South Korea's Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has delivered the new LNG carrier named Isabella to Greece’s Maran Gas, the gas shipping unit of Angelicoussis Shipping Group. The post DSME delivers new LNG carrier Isabella to Maran Gas appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 3, 2021
Japanese shipping heavyweight Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has signed contracts to build four 7,000-unit capacity car carriers using liquefied natural gas (LNG) as their main fuel. The post MOL orders LNG-fueled quartet, eyes up to 90 LNG-powered vessels by 2030 appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 2, 2021
China's shipbuilder Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has secured contracts for up to 17 newbuildings from Seaspan Corporation worth $1.58 billion in total. The post Yangzijiang bags $1.58 billion order for up to 17 ships appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]
August 2, 2021
China's shipbuilder Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has secured contracts for up to 17 newbuildings from Seaspan Corporation worth $1.58 billion in total. The post Yangzijiang bags $1.58 billion order for up to 17 ships appeared first on Offshore Energy. ... [Read More]

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