Western Marine Shipyard successfully launched first of ten 8000DWT Mini Bulk Carrier, JSW Pratapgad on 29th March.
Archives for March 2017
Gearing up as part of the OCEAN ALLIANCE, APL today flagged-off the first sailings of the PG6 service bound for Houston from Singapore; and the FX1 service heading for Southampton from Xingang.
With the IMO BWM Convention taking effect in September, customer interest in ballast water treatment systems and in Alfa Laval PureBallast has been growing.
The move is the latest by the ITF in support of the crew of the vessel, which has been effectively abandoned in Aberdeen, Scotland by its owners, and detained by the MCA at the federation’s request.
Christophe de Margerie, the world’s first ice-breaking LNG tanker, has successfully berthed at the gas terminal at Sabetta Port in Russia, becoming the first vessel to do so.
Rolls-Royce and Tampere University of Technology, have announced a strategic partnership to develop and test the technology for autonomous navigation, enabling the first generation of autonomous ships.
HHI announced it held a demonstration ceremony for the installation of LNG regasification system using glycol at a 170,000 cbm LNG FSRU with the attendance of shipowers.
MHI has reached basic agreements with Imabari Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. and Namura Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. in the wake of ongoing discussions focused on forming alliances in the commercial ship business.
Government is regularly monitoring the Port projects to modernize and upgrade to increase capacity of the Major Ports and also to bring them to the international standards.