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Port of Grangemouth orders new Liebherr container crane

Scotland’s Port of Grangemouth has placed a new order with Swiss port crane manufacturer Liebherr for a new ship-to-shore container crane.

Hyundai Merchant Marine signs MoU with local companies to form new consortium

South Korean logistics company Hyundai Merchant Marine has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with intra-Asia trade carriers Heung-A Shipping and Sinokor Merchant Marine in order to develop a new HMM + K2 consortium.

IMO adopts Polar Code for safe navigation in polar regions

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has adopted the new International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters (Polar Code).

OceanSaver receives final type approval from US Coast Guard

Norwegian company OceanSaver has secured a final type approval certificate from the US Armed Forces’ division, US Coast Guard (USCG), for being first ballast water treatment system supplier that uses electrochlorination.

BAE Systems divests San Francisco Ship Repair business to Puglia Engineering

UK-based BAE Systems has sold its San Francisco Ship Repair business to US-based ship repair company Puglia Engineering.

Container vessels collide resulting in oil spillage near Malaysian port

Two container ships have collided on the Straits of Johor off a port in Johor Bahru, the capital city of the Malaysian state of Johor.

IDRO and DSME sign deal to strengthen shipbuilding industry in Iran

South Korean shipbuilding company Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marian Engineering (DSME) has signed an agreement with Iran’s Industrial Development and Renovation Organisation (IDRO) to boost the shipbuilding industry in the Middle East country.

Wärtsilä signs maintenance agreement for two LNG carriers of MOL LNG Transport Europe

MOL LNG Transport Europe has signed a maintenance agreement with Finnish manufacturing company Wärtsilä in order to enhance operational safety and predictability for two of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers.

Mercury Marine enters into distribution agreement with Supratechnic

US-based marine propulsion company Mercury Marine has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Supratechnic to expand and develop Mercury Marine’s regional distribution channel in Southeast Asia.

Stolt-Nielsen to purchase Jo Tankers’ chemical tanker operations for nearly $575m

UK-based bulk-liquid transportation provider Stolt-Nielsen will acquire the chemical tanker operations of Norwegian deep-sea transportation services provider Jo Tankers for nearly $575m.