The winners of ISWAN’s International Seafarers’ Welfare Awards 2016 were announced on 24th June at a high-profile ceremony held in Manila, the Philippines.
Archives for June 2016
ABS, the leading provider of classification services to the offshore industry, is pursuing multiple major joint development projects (JDPs) with Keppel Offshore & Marine Technology Centre (KOMtech).
Two Damen ASD 3212 tugs for leading towage and salvage specialist Multraship have been named on 24 June at Terneuzen, the Netherlands. The state-of-the-art Multratug 29 and Multratug 30 were built at the Damen Song Cam Shipyard in Vietnam, and operate for Multraship as sister vessels to Multratug 19.
DNV GL Standard DNVGL-ST-N001 Marine operations and marine warranty, documents design and operational requirements for the temporary phases in the development of offshore assets, including transportation by water.
Watch this amazing 4K construction time-lapse movie of Panama Canal Expansion, showcasing progress from March 2011 to June 2016. Watch over 5 years of progress in just 2 minutes with HD photos and panoramic imagery.
At least five shipbreaking workers have been killed and five more severely injured in a series of fatal accidents in Bangladesh in one month only.
On June 27, the expanded Panama Canal opened for commercial transit, and Lycaste Peace, a very large LPG carrier operated by NYK, was the first vessel to complete a commercial passage through the new locks.
MAN Diesel & Turbo has passed a significant milestone with the announcement that it has delivered its 1,000th turbocharger to two-stage turbocharged applications.
Wärtsilä has won an order for two new 8000m3 trailing suction hopper dredgers being built for the Adani group.