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Archives for September 2017
Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Technical Solutions division was recently awarded a $25 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple-award contract from the U.S. Navy to provide training services for tactical afloat shipboard, ashore and submarine command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems.
MOL announced that the LNG carrier CESI Tianjin, which was ordered by the joint venture of MOL, China COSCO Shipping and SINOPEC, was delivered at Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan and MPA Singapore, in cooperation with ReCAAP ISC, jointly launched the inaugural Capacity Building Executive Programme.
Container shipping lines are increasing their share of the seaborne reefer market and are forecast to accelerate their assault over the coming years, according to Drewry.
DNV GL establishes a dedicated Digital Solutions organization by consolidating its digital business across the Group, to be headed by Elisabeth Heggelund Tørstad.
DP World London Gateway Port has achieved continued certification to the internationally recognised sustainability certification programme.
The accolade pays tribute to the company’s sound leadership and operations which have well-placed APL as one of the few profitable carriers in the industry today.
Constructed by Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), Hull H2175 is the fourth in the line of six ordered by OOCL from the Korean shipyard.