Hyundai Merchant Marine is a South Korean integrated logistics and containerized freight transport company, with more than 50 sea routes, over 100 ports of call and operating about 138 vessels.… Read more
Fuel oil spilled at Izmit Bay, closing the entrance for vessel transit inside the port, reported Wilhelmsen Ships Service Istanbul.
Port of Izmit is located at the Izmit Bay in the Sea of Marmara, about 62 nautical miles east from Istanbul, on the northwestern part of Anatolia.… Read more
The infographic, released by the valuation provider VesselsValue, shows that South Korean shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) is ranked first with over USD 24.4 billion worth of vessels on order.… Read more
Jawaharlal Nehru Port, serving Mumbai, is India’s busiest container port, accounting for 44% of the country’s containerized cargo traffic of 10 million TEUs in 2015.… Read more
55 researchers from 30 differnet countries gone to the Russian research vessel “Akademik Tryoshnikov” in a unique expedition on Antarctic Research.… Read more
In November 2016 three foreign flagged vessels were detained in UK ports during after failing Port State Control (PSC) inspection.
Ships detained in November include Daroja, Atlantic Surveyor and Royal Harmony.… Read more
A ship name Valparaiso Express having the capacity of 10,500 TEU Transits through the extended Panama Canal. This vessel is owned by German shipping major Hapag-Lloyd, the vessel began its transit at the Pacific-facing Cocoli Locks on December 20, following calls at ports in Chile, Peru, Ecuador and Colombia.… Read more
Container port business trust Hutchison Port Holdings Trust (HPH Trust) has reached an agreement to purchase a majority stake in Huizhou International Container Terminals Limited (HICT).… Read more
Oil/water separators are necessary aboard vessels to prevent the discharge of oil overboard mainly when pumping out bilges.
The requirement to fit a OWS is due to the regulation of International Maritime Organization.… Read more
The ministry plans for the development plan to build LNG bunkering hubs in Japan, using the port of Yokohama as a model case.… Read more