• Novatek Wins New Russian Licences

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:52 am

    Independent Russian gas producer Novatek and LNG operator Novatek has secured the right to explore on the Krasnoyarsk Territory.Russia’s largest LNG producer said in a press release that it has obtained five new licenses on the Krasnoyarsk Territory…

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  • Maersk Reports Higher Earnings for Q1

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:50 am

    Danish container shipping and logistics giant AP Moller – Maersk has closed the first quarter of 2019 with a 33% increase in earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) to USD 1.2bn while revenue grew by 2.5% to USD[…]

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  • Hyper-Smart Container Sets Sail

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:49 am

    Dutch Port of Rotterdam has sent the hyper-smart Container 42 on a two-year data-collecting mission around the world.During this journey, the container – which houses an array of sensors and communications equipment – will be measuring changes in parameters like[…]

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  • Danaos Signs Sale-and-Leaseback Deal with EnTrust

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:48 am

    The provider of seaborne transportation services, Danaos Corporation has concluded a $150m sale-and-leaseback deal for two of its biggest boxships with the alternative investment firm EnTrust Global.Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has advised…

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  • Solar Array Installed on Cargo Ship

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:47 am

    The marine renewable energy technology company Eco Marine Power (EMP) announced that its Aquarius MAS + Solar solution has been installed on the large general cargo ship MV Panamana.The  Japan-based EMP said in a press release that this installation…

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  • Crew Forced to Abandon MSC Matilde

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:46 am

    The crew of the MSC Matilde containership “were disembarked from the vessel as a precaution” after it started listing heavily during the night at the Port of Liverpool, UK.The container vessel was listing outside Gladstone Dock in Liverpool at about[…]

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  • Teaching Teenagers About Oil Spill Issues

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:45 am

    Discussions on oil pollution prevention, preparedness and response took centre stage this week (20-24 May) at the latest edition of Spillcon 2019 in Perth, Australia.The forum included sessions on cause and prevention, response management and…

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  • IMO Concludes Growing Blue Conference

    MarineLink News 25 May 2019 | 04:44 am

    What is maritime development and why is it important? Isn’t one of the biggest challenges the failure to appreciate the value of the maritime sector? These are the questions being raised by International Maritime Organization (IMO) at the Growing Blue[…]

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  • U.S. Deploys Troops to Middle East, Blames Iran for Tanker Attacks

    MarineLink News 24 May 2019 | 23:16 pm

    The United States on Friday announced the deployment of 1,500 troops to the Middle East, describing it as an effort to bolster defenses against Iran as it accused the country's Revolutionary Guards of direct responsibility for this month's tanker…

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  • Glosten Design for All-Electric Ferry First

    MarineLink News 24 May 2019 | 19:58 pm

    Alabama's historic Gee's Bend Ferry recently entered service after being converted from geared-diesel to become the first zero-emission, electric-powered passenger/car ferry in the United States. Owned by the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) and operated by HMS Ferries…

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