• New China-Europe Intermodal Route Opened

    MarineLink News 20 Jul 2019 | 04:43 am

    Marking the opening of a new China-Europe freight train route a freight train left Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, heading for Bishkek, capital of Kyrgyzstan.According to a report in Xinhua, the train consists of 42 containers loaded with[…]

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  • McDermott Wins Pre-FEED Gig by YPF

    MarineLink News 20 Jul 2019 | 04:42 am

    American multinational engineering company McDermott International announced it has been awarded a contract by Argentina-based YPF to provide pre-front-end engineering design (Pre-FEED) services for a five million tons per annum (MTPA) LNG Liquefaction Facility…

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  • MOL Names 3rd Yamal LNG Carrier

    MarineLink News 20 Jul 2019 | 04:41 am

    Japanese logistics major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) announced that a naming ceremony for an ice-breaking LNG carrier, jointly ordered by MOL and China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited (China COSCO Shipping), was held at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd.

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  • ASCO Ships Lay Cable for Absheron Gas

    MarineLink News 20 Jul 2019 | 04:40 am

    Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company (ASCO), the largest and oldest shipping company on the Caspian sea, informed that works on laying pipes in the Absheron gas condensate field in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea are under way.“Aura”…

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  • Navis Names Simon Doughty as GM, VP APAC

    MarineLink News 20 Jul 2019 | 04:39 am

    Navis, the terminal operating systems (TOS) provider and part of Cargotec, has announced the appointment of maritime industry veteran Simon Doughty as the General Manager and Vice President for the APAC region.Doughty had previously served as…

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  • TRIG Acquires French Wind Farms

    MarineLink News 20 Jul 2019 | 04:38 am

    UK-based investment fund  The Renewables Infrastructure Group (TRIG) has acquired stakes in four French onshore windfarms, with a total capacity of 107.8 MW. InfraRed’s listed renewables vehicle did not disclose financial details of acquisitions.

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  • Canada's FortisBC to Export LNG to China

    MarineLink News 20 Jul 2019 | 04:37 am

    FortisBC Energy Inc will export Canadian LNG produced by its small-scale LNG terminal in British Columbia to China starting in 2021.The Canadian natural gas utility, which has operated its Tilbury LNG plant since 1971, said in a press release that[…]

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  • Second Tanker in Gulf Turns Sharply Towards Iran

    MarineLink News 19 Jul 2019 | 22:08 pm

    A second oil tanker, the British-operated, Liberian-flagged Mesdar, turned sharply north towards Iran's coast on Friday afternoon after passing westward through the Strait of Hormuz into the Gulf, according to Refinitiv tracking data.The turn took place at about 1600 GMT,[…]

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  • Iran: British-flagged Tanker Seized in Gulf

    MarineLink News 19 Jul 2019 | 22:05 pm

    Iran's Revolutionary Guards said on Friday they had captured a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf after Britain seized an Iranian vessel earlier this month, further raising tensions along a vital international oil shipping route.Britain…

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  • Vietnam: Chinese Vessel Violated its Sovereignty

    MarineLink News 19 Jul 2019 | 19:19 pm

    Vietnam on Friday accused a Chinese oil survey vessel and its escorts of violating its sovereignty and demanded that China remove the ships from Vietnamese waters.Vietnam and China have for years long been embroiled in a dispute over the potentially…

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