Maersk and Vestas to develop South Korean offshore wind hub

Maersk and Vestas to develop South Korean offshore wind hub

2024-04-23T09:59:00+01:00By

Shipping group Maersk has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with wind turbine manufacturer Vestas to build a nacelle manufacturing plant and logistical base for offshore wind turbines at the Mokpo New Port Hinterland Complex in South Korea.

ACL to call Baltimore as shallow access channel cleared

ACL to call Baltimore as shallow access channel cleared

2024-04-23T09:56:00+01:00By

Atlantic Container Line (ACL) said that it will resume calls at Baltimore for containers, cars and ro-ro cargo.

GLT acquires barge and launches breakbulk ro-ro service to San Juan

GLT acquires barge and launches breakbulk ro-ro service to San Juan

2024-04-23T09:56:00+01:00By

Great Lakes Towing Company (GLT) has acquired the Crimson Clover closed-deck barge and subsequently launched a breakbulk/ro-ro service linking Fernandina Beach, Florida and the Caribbean.

TBMs arrive for Sydney Metro West

TBMs arrive for Sydney Metro West

2024-04-22T10:41:00+01:00By

The final Sydney Metro West tunnel boring machines (TBMs) have arrived at The Bays Station site, where they will commence tunnelling this year.

Sarens loads in and installs bullet tanks in Tahiti

Sarens loads in and installs bullet tanks in Tahiti

2024-04-22T10:17:00+01:00By

Heavy lifting and engineered transport provider Sarens has loaded in, transported and installed three 360-tonne gas bullet tanks for a gas storage project in Hitia’a, Tahiti.

ESTA's continued focus on SPMT training requirements

ESTA’s continued focus on SPMT training requirements

2024-04-22T10:16:00+01:00By

ESTA’s SPMT working group is progressing with its plans to establish new stability guidelines. Currently, the group is reviewing a learning outcome that will be used to establish the minimum training requirements for an SPMT operator, further enhancing user knowledge and safety.

One World Shipbrokers Market Sentiment Index rises again

Market Sentiment Index rises in Q2 2024 with higher freight rates and volumes

2024-04-22T10:16:00+01:00By

One World Shipbrokers’ Q2 2024 Market Sentiment Index (MSI) for the multipurpose shipping sector showed another overall improvement, hitting 53.6.

August Alborn adds EuroCompact heavy-duty trailers

August Alborn adds EuroCompact heavy-duty trailers

2024-04-19T11:01:00+01:00By

Dortmund-based heavy transport provider August Alborn has purchased two EuroCompact lowbed semi-trailers from TII Scheuerle.

Mammoet to deploy PTC ring crane for A-Frame lift1

Mammoet to deploy PTC ring crane for A-Frame lift

2024-04-19T11:01:00+01:00By

Mammoet is deploying its 3,200-tonne capacity PTC210-DS ring crane to lift a huge A-frame for Van Oord’s installation vessel Svanen in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

SDARI, DNV and Toepfer collaborate on multipurpose vessel design 12.6

SDARI, DNV and Toepfer collaborate on multipurpose vessel design

2024-04-19T09:51:00+01:00By

Shanghai Shipbuilding Research and Design Institute (SDARI), in collaboration with DNV and Toepfer Transport, has developed two state-of-the-art multipurpose vessel designs: Octopus 12.6 and Octopus 12.

EPC Fluor seven Rs update

EPC Logistics: The importance of behavioural economics

2024-01-30T16:26:00+00:00By

Miroslav Jakab, Fluor Fellow - logistics, shares the EPC contractor’s views on project logistics and its interaction with behavioural economics in the second of a three-part series.

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