Reporting indicates that the tanker ISTANBUL was attacked while underway by one high-speed craft with 9 armed men aboard. The tanker conducted evasive maneuvers and following two failed attempts the pirates were seen to withdraw to a mothership vessel.
Archives for December 2019
Swire Pacific Offshore is pleased to confirm the release of the seven crew members of the Pacific Warden abducted offshore the coast of Equatorial Guinea on 20 November 2019.
The President and CEO of APM Terminals North America cited existing and emerging challenges, and necessary solutions to container terminal operations, at the annual JOC Port Performance North America Conference.
Damen Marine Components has completed the supply of nine Van der Velden ATLANTIC rudders to COSCO Guangdong Shipyard over a two-and-a-half-year period.
The NIB and Lithuanian LNG and oil terminal operator AB „Klaipedos Nafta“ (KN) have signed a EUR 134.1 million loan agreement to optimize costs of LNG terminal.
MOL announced that it has reached an agreement for joint development of the next-generation engine failure sign diagnosis application, in partnership with ClassNK Consulting Service, IHI Power Systems Co., Ltd., and Mitsui E&S Machinery Co., Ltd.
Sailors and Royal Marines have dealt a pre-Christmas blow to terrorists with a £3.3m drugs bust in the Middle East. The crew of destroyer HMS Defender pounced on a suspicious dhow as they swept the northern Arabian Sea for smugglers and traffickers.
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., has delivered the first LNG fuel supply system “FGSS (Fuel Gas Supply System)” for dual-fuel marine engines.
Kyuden has engaged in long term transport agreements by deploying the world’s first LNG-fueled large coal carriers with; NYK and MOL.