Shipping news

  • Hoegh Autoliners, june 2020
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    Car carrier declared a constructive loss

    2020-07-10T12:21:00Z

    Höegh Xiamen, a car carrier chartered by Höegh Autoliners, has been declared a total constructive loss by its owner following last month’s fire outbreak in Jacksonville, Florida.

  • Erhardt rallies for railway shipment, July 2020
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    Erhardt rallies for railway shipment

    2020-07-09T12:26:00Z

    Erhardt Proyectos has loaded large metal structures at the outer port of Langosteira in La Coruña, northern Spain.

  • Volga Shipping merges with North-Western, russia, july 2020
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    North-Western merges with Volga Shipping

    2020-07-08T11:52:00Z

    Russia’s North-Western Shipping Company has merged with Volga Shipping Company.

  • Neptune Cyber, july 2020
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    Neptune Cyber launches digital marine safety tool

    2020-07-08T11:17:00Z

    Neptune Cyber has launched an online tool to ensure marine operators stay ahead of new cyber risk regulations due to enter force in January 2021.

  • Wind feeder barge, july 2020
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    Wind Feeder barge unveiled

    2020-07-07T14:02:00Z

    A specialised vessel – the Wind Feeder Barge – has been developed by Germany-based Port Feeder Barge to provide heavy lift transport solutions in rivers and coastal waters.

  • Maersk KGH acquisition july 2020
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    Maersk boosts logistics offering with KGH acquisition

    2020-07-07T09:05:00Z

    A.P. Møller - Mærsk has reached an agreement with Bridgepoint Development Capital to acquire KGH Customs Services.

  • Hoegh Autoliners ships India to Europe, july 2020
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    Höegh completes OOG shipment

    2020-07-07T08:50:00Z

    Norwegian shipping group Höegh Autoliners has transported a 55-tonne turbine from India to Europe.

  • Tschudi partners with UHL for bridge move, july 2020
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    Tschudi partners with UHL for bridge move

    2020-07-03T09:14:00Z

    Tschudi Logistics, in collaboration with United Heavy Lift (UHL) and United Engineering Solutions, is loading oversized bridge components aboard the heavy lift vessel UHL Falcon in the port of Seville, Spain.

  • Time charter rates stabilise, TMI July 19 - July 20
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    Time charter rates stabilise

    2020-07-02T15:29:00Z

    Time charter rates in the multipurpose shipping sector have remained steady over the last month, according to the latest report from shipbroker Toepfer Transport.

  • Stevens Towing delivers shipping components to US, july 2020
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    Stevens Towing moves ship components

    2020-07-02T10:28:00Z

    Stevens Towing has delivered ship components from the UK, Germany and Norway to a shipyard on the US West Coast using its vessel Coastal Venture.

  • Damen concludes Keel Laying on 75-metre Crane Barge for a project in Panama LR, july 2020
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    Damen newbuild progresses

    2020-07-02T10:10:00Z

    Damen Shipyards Group has laid the keel of a crane barge that will be ultimately delivered to Panama.

  • Jaxport handles army cargo, june 2020
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    Jaxport’s military move

    2020-07-01T11:14:00Z

    Stevedores from Patriot Rail and Ports have loaded equipment for the US Army onboard the ro-ro carrier ARC Endurance at the Blount Island Marine Terminal in the port of Jacksonville (Jaxport).

  • IMO day of the seafarer, july 2020
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    A global solution required for crew change crisis

    2020-07-01T10:25:00Z

    On June 26 – the Day of the Seafarer – the international maritime community reaffirmed its pleas for universal designation of seafarers as key workers to enable crew rotation.

  • Allied Ocean, July 2020
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    Allied Ocean Transport adds heavy lifter

    2020-07-01T10:20:00Z

    Allied Ocean Transport, which specialises in yacht transport, has added the heavy lift vessel Industrial Grace to its fleet. The vessel has a lifting capacity of 1,400 tonnes.

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    CLECAT joins bunker pricing initiative

    2020-07-01T08:30:00Z

    The European association for forwarding, transport, logistics and Customs services, CLECAT, has joined an industry initiative that promotes the voluntary use of a bunker adjustment factor (BAF) price indexing method.

  • Stena Line newbuild, june 2020
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    Stena Line newbuilds move ahead

    2020-06-30T15:32:00Z

    Construction of the final two vessels in Stena Line’s E-Flexer newbuild ro-pax series has begun at the CMI Jinling Weihai Shipyard in China.

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    BIMCO issues crew change clause

    2020-06-30T10:17:00Z

    BIMCO has published a clause to help ship owners conduct crew changes amid Covid-19 restrictions.

  • Wagenborg targets west africa, june 2020
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    Wagenborg targets West Africa

    2020-06-29T11:01:00Z

    Royal Wagenborg has expanded its multipurpose services to include ports in West Africa.

  • Zea servant accident report, june 2020
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    Investigation report published for Campbeltown accident

    2020-06-26T10:32:00Z

    The UK’s Marine Accident Investigation Branch has published its investigation report into the 2019 accident in Campbeltown, Scotland, where two crewmen were injured onboard the heavy lift vessel Zea Servant.

  • Fred. Olsen Brave Tern vessel
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    Fred. Olsen Windcarrier secures financing

    2020-06-26T09:30:00Z

    Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has entered into two long-term debt financing arrangements for the three offshore wind turbine transportation and installation jack-up vessels in its fleet – Brave Tern, Bold Tern and Blue Tern.