Engineering company Gaztransport and Technigaz (GTT) has signed a technical assistance and licence agreement (TALA) with Russia-based Zvezda Shipbuilding Complex to construct liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers.
Indian Customs has started the process of clearing the Chinese shipments that were stuck at ports for the last ten days.
The International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) has announced that it is aiding the repatriation of seafarers who are on six vessels of Global Cruise Lines.
Japanese company Furuno has acquired Danish company EMRI, which specialises in autopilots, steering control, joystick dynamic positioning and manoeuvring systems.
Kongsberg Digital has bought COACH Solutions, a company that provides software for vessel performance and monitoring.
Voith has received a contract to supply eight electric Voith Schneider Propellers (eVSP) to Norwegian shipping company Ostensjo.
Marine technology group Wartsila has announced that it will test the use of ammonia as a fuel in a marine four-stroke combustion engine.
Sino-Global Shipping America has announced that it has finalised bareboat charter contracts for two Handysize vessels.
Genting Cruise Lines has announced that Dream Cruises will restart cruise operations from 26 July amid the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic.
Marine technology group Wartsila has partnered with Stefano Pastrovich, an architect and yacht designer, to design an ‘innovative sustainable superyacht’ that will be used in the boutique cruise sector.