Ras Laffan
Shipping News

Ras Laffan Port First in The World to Use OVID

Qatar Petroleum’s Ras Laffan Port announced on the 21 November 2013, that as part of their continual improvement to operational safety in Qatar Industrial Ports, all vessels engaged in the Offshore Oil and Gas Industry in Qatar will be required to have a valid Offshore Vessel Inspection Database (OVID) inspection.

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coral methane
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World’s Largest Ethane Gas Carrier To Be Constructed

Navigator has entered into a contract with Jiangnan to construct a 35,000 cubic meter gas carrier. This vessel will be the largest ethane gas carrier on the market enabling efficient transportation to our customers for this essential petrochemical feedstock.

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blue water transporters
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Blue Water Transports The World’s Largest Wind Turbine

Blue Water has handled the logistics and transport of the world’s largest wind turbine – the V164 8MW produced by Vestas. The assignment was to handle four sea freight transports from Aalborg, Lindoe and Southampton in connection with the installation of the test turbine.

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Triple-E
Shipping News

The Triple-E: A Larger-Than-Life Puzzle

Every day, containers are loaded to or discharged from Maersk Line vessels. What happens in one port will impact what happens in the next; thus, it is important to stow a vessel properly and efficiently. A ship like the Triple-E, which can carry up to 18,000 Twenty-foot Equivalent Unit (TEU) containers, makes stowage a much more exciting challenge.

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