R98 million floating caisson is to be fabricated for the Sturrock Dry Dock operated by TNPA in the Port of Cape Town which will enable one of the biggest dry dock facilities in the Southern Hemisphere to double its productivity.
Climate change is causing significant changes to phytoplankton in the world’s oceans, and a new MIT study finds that over the coming decades these changes will affect the ocean’s color, intensifying its blue regions and its green ones.
Hapag-Lloyd will retrofit its 15,000 TEU ship “Sajir” to operate using liquified natural gas (LNG). In future, the engine system will be able to function using either of two types of fuel: LNG or low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO).
Fluxys and Titan LNG have joined forces to build the FlexFueler 002, a bunkering pontoon to make liquefied natural gas (LNG) more widely available as shipping fuel in the Antwerp port and region.
Spain is set to announce it will create the second-largest marine national park in the Mediterranean, making the area of Cabrera National Park nine times larger and taking the total area protected to 90,794 hectares.
The Greek fleet has increased its total value by over USD 5 billion in one year. This is the second biggest increase in value for any of the top 10 shipping nations.
The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) have launched a five-day capacity building seminar to help UK Overseas Territories support safe maritime trade.
Yamal LNG announced that it has shipped its ten millionth ton of LNG since the commencement of the project.
Arctia Offshore Ltd. is one of the first commercial operators to commit to stricter manning and training requirements, as well as decreasing the environmental footprint of vessels operating in polar areas, on its own initiative and in accordance with the Polar Code.