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China's CCCC collaborates with HPDP for Sydney's deep water port project

China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) has agreed to provide services for the development of a marine container terminal as part of a deep water port project in Sydney in New South...

China's CCCC collaborates with HPDP for Sydney's deep water port project

Chinese and Sri Lankan governments set to discuss Colombo Port City project

The Chinese and Sri Lankan governments are set to discuss the progress of Colombo Port City project, which is a planned offshore city in Sri...

Chinese and Sri Lankan governments set to discuss Colombo Port City project

Abu Dhabi Terminals expands facilities at Khalifa Port Terminal

Port operator Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT) has unveiled plans to expand the existing facilities at the Khalifa Port Container Terminal...

Abu Dhabi Terminals expands facilities at Khalifa Port Terminal

Lloyd's Register sets new standards for low-flashpoint fuels

Classification society Lloyd's Register (LR) has introduced a new notation for low-flashpoint fuels (LFPF) that will be effective from January next...

Lloyd's Register sets new standards for low-flashpoint fuels

ABB to power port icebreaker built by Russia's Vyborg Shipyard

Swiss power and automation technology group ABB has secured a contract to provide power, propulsion and automation for an advanced port icebreaker being built by Russia's Vyborg Shipyard to...

ABB to power port icebreaker built by Russia's Vyborg Shipyard

Denmark's Evergas orders four INEOS MAX vessels

Chinese shipbuilder JHW Engineering & Contracting has secured a contract to build four INEOS MAX liquefied ethane / ethylene carriers for Evergas, a Denmark-based owner and operator of gas...

Denmark's Evergas orders four INEOS MAX vessels

Five major ports in Yemen resume operations

The major Yemeni ports have resumed operations after a prolonged shutdown due to the armed conflict between Houthi rebels and Saudi-led coalition...

Five major ports in Yemen resume operations

French firm CMA CGM offers to acquire Singapore's container group NOL

French container transportation and shipping company CMA CGM has announced a pre-conditional voluntary general cash offer for Singapore-based container group Neptune Orient Lines...

French firm CMA CGM offers to acquire Singapore's container group NOL

KfW IPEX-Bank to finance Royal Caribbean's fourth and fifth Quantum-class cruise ships

German lender KfW IPEX-Bank has agreed to finance the fourth and fifth Quantum-class cruise ships ordered by Royal Caribbean Cruises from Meyer Werft...

KfW IPEX-Bank to finance Royal Caribbean's fourth and fifth Quantum-class cruise ships

Pre-construction archaeological work commences for Nicaragua Canal project

Hong Kong Nicaragua Canal Development Investment (HKND Group) has launched the pre-construction archaeological work for the Nicaragua Interoceanic...

Pre-construction archaeological work commences for Nicaragua Canal project

Rolls-Royce to power Sinopacific's nine newbuilds

Chinese shipbuilding group Sinopacific has selected Rolls-Royce to provide power solutions and deck machinery for nine vessels to be built at the company's Zhejiang...

Rolls-Royce to power Sinopacific's nine newbuilds

American Bureau of Shipping partners with Chinese institute to develop feeder container carriers

Classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has entered into a cooperation agreement with Shanghai Merchant Ship Design and Research Institute (SDARI) to develop a new generation...

American Bureau of Shipping partners with Chinese institute to develop feeder container carriers

ABB to power Brodrene's Seasight ferry in Norway

Switzerland-based power and automation technology group ABB has secured a contract from the Norwegian shipbuilder Brodrene to power its new vessel currently under...

ABB to power Brodrene's Seasight ferry in Norway

Teekay LNG-Samsung to undertake terminal project in Bahrain

Teekay LNG Partners led consortium has won a contract worth $655m from the Government of the Kingdom of Bahrain to develop a liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving and regasification terminal...

Teekay LNG-Samsung to undertake terminal project in Bahrain

ABB launches air outlet silencer and compact two-stroke turbocharger

Swiss power and automation technology group ABB Turbocharging has launched a commercial turbocharging air outlet silencer package to reduce noise levels on board...

ABB launches air outlet silencer and compact two-stroke turbocharger

Wartsila selected to supply equipment for Saga's new LNG carrier

Wartsila has been awarded a contract to provide products and systems for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier vessel to be built at China Merchants Heavy Industry's shipyard in Haimen...

Wartsila selected to supply equipment for Saga's new LNG carrier

MacGregor and Maersk Line to develop container securing systems for larger ships

Finnish manufacturer Cargotec's MacGregor has entered into an agreement with Maersk Line, a subsidiary of Danish business conglomerate Maersk Group, to jointly develop the next-generation...

MacGregor and Maersk Line to develop container securing systems for larger ships

DNV GL grants AIP for Chinese firm DSIC's LNG VLCC

DNV GL has issued approval in principle (AIP) for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuelled very large crude carrier (VLCC) design by China's Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Company (DSIC)....

DNV GL grants AIP for Chinese firm DSIC's LNG VLCC

International Chamber of Shipping supports global deal on climate change

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has extended its support to the global deal on climate change taking place at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) in Le Bourget, Paris....

International Chamber of Shipping supports global deal on climate change

Canada's Algoma orders two more Equinox-class ships

China's Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding has secured a contract to build two 740ft-long Seaway Max self-unloading bulk freighters from Canadian shipowner Algoma Central...

Canada's Algoma orders two more Equinox-class ships

Raytheon Anschütz tests synapsis tactical command system

Raytheon Anschütz has completed the sea acceptance test (SAT) for the synapsis tactical command system (SYNTACS) aboard newbuilds at CMN's Cherbourg shipyard in...

Raytheon Anschütz tests synapsis tactical command system