New News information at Ship Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.ship-technology.com http://www.ship-technology.com/ en-us http://www.ship-technology.com/ New News information at Ship Technology http://www.ship-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif SHI secures $221m LNG FSRU order from Marubeni consortium http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsshi-secures-221m-lng-fsru-order-from-marubeni-consortium-5953208 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsshi-secures-221m-lng-fsru-order-from-marubeni-consortium-5953208 Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) has received an order worth roughly KRW250bn ($221m) from a consortium of Marubeni, Sojitz, and Pertamina to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU). Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Odfjell Terminals to divest stake in Oiltanking Odfjell Terminal Singapore http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsodfjell-terminals-to-divest-stake-in-oiltanking-odfjell-terminal-singapore-5953082 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsodfjell-terminals-to-divest-stake-in-oiltanking-odfjell-terminal-singapore-5953082 A joint venture (JV) between Odfjell and Lindsay Goldberg known as Odfjell Terminals has signed a deal with an unnamed fund managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets to sell its 50% ownership stake in Oiltanking Odfjell Terminal Singapore f… Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Navis, Saab http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-navis-saab-5951582 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-navis-saab-5951582 Cargotec subsidiary Navis has received a deal from Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) to update the current terminal operating system (TOS) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Container Terminal (JNPCT) in Maharashtra, India, to the SPARCS N4 platform. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT New IMB report reveals 121 piracy incidents so far this year http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-imb-report-reveals-121-piracy-incidents-unitl-this-year-5952275 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-imb-report-reveals-121-piracy-incidents-unitl-this-year-5952275 A new report from the International Chamber of Commerce's (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has revealed that a total of 121 incidents of piracy and armed robbery have been reported against ships in the first nine months of this year. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT DNV GL begins electronic certification process for vessels http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdnv-gl-begins-electronic-certification-process-for-vessels-5952285 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdnv-gl-begins-electronic-certification-process-for-vessels-5952285 Norway-based ship classification society DNV GL has started the process of introducing electronic class and statutory certificates across its customers' vessel fleets. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Golden Ocean to purchase two vessels from Hemen Holding affiliates http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgolden-ocean-to-purchase-two-vessels-from-hemen-holding-affiliates-5951776 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgolden-ocean-to-purchase-two-vessels-from-hemen-holding-affiliates-5951776 Norway-based Golden Ocean Group (GOGL) has announced plans to buy two Capesize ships from affiliates of Hemen Holding for $43m per vessel. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT APL extends lease to operate terminal at Port of Kaohsiung in Taiwan http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsapl-extends-lease-ato-operate-terminal-at-port-of-kaohsiung-in-taiwan-5951942 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsapl-extends-lease-ato-operate-terminal-at-port-of-kaohsiung-in-taiwan-5951942 American President Lines (APL) has signed a deal with Taiwan Branch and Taiwan International Ports to renew its terminal lease at the Port of Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Brazil's Tecon Salvador upgrades terminal operating solution http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbrazils-tecon-salvador-upgrades-terminal-operating-solution-5952079 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsbrazils-tecon-salvador-upgrades-terminal-operating-solution-5952079 Brazil-based container terminal Tecon Salvador has replaced its existing terminal operating solution (TOS) with Navis' N4 terminal system with the aim of increasing efficiency at the facility. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Metal Shark delivers two vessels to Potomac Riverboat Company http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmetal-shark-delivers-two-vessels-to-potomac-riverboat-company-5950799 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmetal-shark-delivers-two-vessels-to-potomac-riverboat-company-5950799 US-based shipbuilder Metal Shark has delivered two passenger vessels to Entertainment Cruises' unit Potomac Riverboat Company. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT AMSteel to operate King Abdullah Port's new terminal berth http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsamsteel-to-operate-king-abdullah-ports-new-terminal-berth-5950654 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsamsteel-to-operate-king-abdullah-ports-new-terminal-berth-5950654 Port operator AMSteel has entered an agreement with King Abdullah Port in Saudi Arabia to operate the first bulk and general cargo terminal berth for a 25-year period. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rapp Marine to equip Oregon State University's new research vessel http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrapp-marine-to-equip-oregon-state-universitys-new-research-vessel-5950855 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsrapp-marine-to-equip-oregon-state-universitys-new-research-vessel-5950855 Norway-based Rapp Marine has been contracted by Gulf Island Shipyard to equip the US' Oregon State University's (OSU) new multi-mission regional class research vessel (RCRV). Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Wärtsilä installs hybrid energy storage solution on Eidesvik Offshore vessel http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-installs-hybrid-energy-storage-solution-on-eidesvik-offshore-vessel-5949470 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newswrtsil-installs-hybrid-energy-storage-solution-on-eidesvik-offshore-vessel-5949470 Wärtsilä has completed the installation of a hybrid energy system on-board an offshore supply vessel operated by Norway-based Eidesvik Offshore. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT India's JNPT selects Navis system to upgrade terminal operating system at JNPCT http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsindias-jnpt-selects-navis-system-to-upgrade-terminal-operating-system-at-jnpct-5949778 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsindias-jnpt-selects-navis-system-to-upgrade-terminal-operating-system-at-jnpct-5949778 India-based operator Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) has selected Navis' SPARCS N4 solution to update the terminal operating system (TOS) of its Jawaharlal Nehru Port Container Terminal (JNPCT) in Maharashtra. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT New West Port construction begins in Kalundborg, Denmark http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-west-port-construction-begins-in-kalundborg-denmark-5949656 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsnew-west-port-construction-begins-in-kalundborg-denmark-5949656 Construction of a new 330,000m² port area has been begun at the Port of Kalundborg in Denmark. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Corvus Energy, Bahri Data, Bharat Mumbai Container Terminals (BMCT) http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-corvus-energy-bahri-data-bharat-mumbai-container-terminals-bmct-5947296 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-corvus-energy-bahri-data-bharat-mumbai-container-terminals-bmct-5947296 Corvus Energy has received a contract from Rolls-Royce for the supply of a lithium ion-based energy storage system (ESS), which will be installed on-board the new OV Ryvingen vessel. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT MPA selects Saab to provide port information management system http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmpa-selects-saab-to-provide-port-information-management-system-5948395 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsmpa-selects-saab-to-provide-port-information-management-system-5948395 US-based Maryland Port Administration (MPA) has contracted defence and security company Saab to provide an information management system for use at the Port of Baltimore. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT German authorities urged to hold ACL accountable for breaching European waste laws http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgerman-authorities-urged-to-hold-acl-accountable-for-breaching-european-waste-laws-5948303 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsgerman-authorities-urged-to-hold-acl-accountable-for-breaching-european-waste-laws-5948303 NGO Shipbreaking Platform has urged the German authorities to hold Italy's Grimaldi Group subsidiary Atlantic Container Line (ACL) accountable for allegedly violating European waste laws. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK maritime sector urges development of new customs agreement between UK and EU http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsuk-maritime-sector-urges-to-develop-new-customs-agreement-between-uk-and-eu-5948539 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsuk-maritime-sector-urges-to-develop-new-customs-agreement-between-uk-and-eu-5948539 The UK's maritime sector promotional body, Maritime UK, has urged the government to develop a new and unique customs agreement between Britain and European Union (EU) following the country's exit from the EU. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Camco Technologies to automate DP World's Callao terminal in Peru http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscamco-technologies-to-automate-dp-worlds-callao-terminal-in-peru-5947341 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newscamco-technologies-to-automate-dp-worlds-callao-terminal-in-peru-5947341 Belgium-based Camco Technologies has secured a contract to design, install and commission a comprehensive gate automation system at DP World's terminal at the port of Callao, Peru. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Storm forces South Africa's Port of Durban to remain closed http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsstorm-forces-south-africas-port-of-durban-to-remain-closed-5947357 http://www.ship-technology.com/news/newsstorm-forces-south-africas-port-of-durban-to-remain-closed-5947357 A severe storm compelled the Port of Durban in South Africa to suspend all activities on Wednesday 11 October, including vessel movements. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT