May 20 - Last month, HLPFI reported that Japanese classification society, ClassNK, issued its 2013 edition of Rules and Guidance for the Survey and Construction of Steel Ships. It has subsequently been re-released with a number of amendments.
The new document can be downloaded free of charge from the ClassNK website (see link below).
Buss Terminal Eemshaven in the Netherlands has been selected as the base port for the pre-assembly and installation of rotor blades, nacelles and towers for the Hollandse Kust Noord offshore wind farm.
Terminal Flavio Gioia (TFG) has ordered two eco-efficient Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour cranes for its terminal in Naples, Italy, to bolster its material handling capacity to keep up with demand.
Two bridges and a flare have been loaded onboard CY Interocean I for TotalEnergies and Danish Underground Consortium’s (DUC) Tyra Redevelopment project.
The viability of electronic bills of lading (EBLs) is increasing at pace. Their implementation could have a number of benefits, including cost savings, better security, and a lower risk of fraud, all of which have intensified during the pandemic.
“K” Line has loaded a 120-ton (108.9-tonne) unit onboard its ro-ro vessel Polaris Highway at the port of Barcelona in Spain.
Abu Dhabi Ports Group has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the General Company for Ports of Iraq (GCPI) to promote increased cooperation between the two organisations.
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