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ICGS Priyadarshini Commissioned at Kakinada

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Indian Coast Guard Ship Priyadarshini was commissioned on 26 April 2019 at Kakinada by Additional Director General KR Nautiyal, PTM, TM Coast Guard Commander Eastern Seaboard in the presence of Inspector General S Paramesh, PTM,TM, Commander Coast Guard Region (East) and other distinguished guests from …

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Newest Aframaxes Make Maiden LNG Bunkering

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: AET’s first LNG dual-fuel sister Aframaxes, Eagle Brasilia and Eagle Bintulu, successfully completed their first ship-to-ship (STS) LNG bunkering at the Port of Rotterdam (POR), earlier this month. The latest in AET’s eco-friendly innovation towards a sustainable industry solution that meets IMO’s 2050 goal, this …

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Maritime Majors Establish Digital Container Shipping Association

Singapore: Port Wings News Network: Ocean Network Express (ONE) has announced that A.P. Moller –Maersk, Hapag-Lloyd, MSC and Ocean Network Express established Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA) in The Netherlands. Industry veterans form leadership team, with Thomas Bagge appointed as CEO. After gaining regulatory approval from the Federal Maritime Commission …

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Keppel, DNV GL Team Up To Promote LNG as Ship Fuel

Singapore: Port Wings News Network: Classification society DNV GL and Keppel Marine and Deepwater Technology (KMDTech), a subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), announced that they have signed a framework agreement to boost the uptake of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as ship fuel. The agreement covers potential newbuilding …

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Major Shipowner Trade Associations Agree To Enhance Cooperation

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the Asian Shipowners’ Association (ASA) and the European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) have agreed to enhance their level of cooperation for the maritime sector. According to a media statement, the joint memorandum of understanding reached in Singapore few days …

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IRClass Executive Chairman Meets IMO Secretary General

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: During a recent trip to London, Mr. Arun Sharma, Executive Chairman of leading classification society Indian Register of Shipping (IRClass), paid a visit to the IMO’s headquarters to meet with Secretary General Mr. Kitack Lim. Although the visit was intended to be a courtesy call, …

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V.Group Opens New Centre of Excellence in Mumbai

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: V.Group, a leading global marine support services provider, opened its state-of-the-art new home in Mumbai in a ceremony earlier this week. Colleagues from across the Group were joined by CEO, Ian El-Mokadem, and a number of distinguished guests, to open the new building in Windsor …

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Wärtsilä Successfully Completes Sea Trials of ‘Targetless’ Dp Laser Sensor Scenescan

Mumbai: Port Wings News Network: Wärtsilä, global leader in smart technologies, has successfully completed sea trials of its SceneScan system, the world’s first ‘target less’ dynamic positioning (DP) laser sensor. This state-of-the-art technology requires no reflector target to be deployed, thereby increasing both safety and operational uptime. The technology has …

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PSA Appoints Peter Voser as New Group Chairman

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: PSA International Pte Ltd (PSA) on 29 March announced that Mr Fock Siew Wah will step down as Group Chairman on 1 April 2019, and assume the role of Special Advisor to PSA until his retirement on 31 July 2019. Mr Peter Voser, currently Deputy …

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Hapag-Lloyd Net Result Significantly Improved

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Hapag-Lloyd has disclosed its 2018 annual report few days ago. Based on the audited figures, the group net result increased to EUR 46 million for the year 2018 and was EUR 13 million higher compared to the previous year (2017: EUR 33 million). Earnings before …

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Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition Partners With Maersk

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Convinced of the urgency to act on climate, a group of Dutch multinationals – FrieslandCampina, Heineken, Philips, DSM, Shell and Unilever – all members of the Dutch Sustainable Growth Coalition (DSGC), will join forces with A.P. Moller – Maersk to take a tangible step towards …

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