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Nakilat completes second phase of fleet management transition

Qatar-based shipping and maritime company Nakilat has completed the second phase of its fleet management transition from Shell International Trading and Shipping Company. A total of seven liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers transitioned to its in-house operational and technical management. During the second phase transition…

Activities of Karachi Port and Port Qasim

KARACHI: The Karachi Port handled 309,674 tonnes of cargo comprising 241,361 tonnes of import cargo and 68,313 tonnes of export cargo including 9,970 loaded and empty containers during the last 48 hours ending at 0700 hours on Monday.The total import cargos of 241,361 tonnes comprised of 112,232 tonnes of containerised cargo…

Drewry Maritime Financial Insight October 2020

Container shipping:Well-coordinated capacity management ensured that all major container carriers, with the exception of Yang Ming, were profitable during the second quarter despite weak volume growth. Yet, a disconnect between shipping rates and stock prices kept investors away. But the peak season surge in volumes and…

From New RoPax Ferries to an Historic Air Fly Over Agreement - This Week's Industry Snippets

ARABIAN GULF – RED SEA – GULFS' OF ADEN and OMAN – INDIAN OCEAN – It is strangely comforting to know, even on the high seas and when speaking of elite naval forces, Covid-19 is ensuring conferences are being held virtually. Such was the case when Rear Admiral Nejat Inanir of the Turkish Navy, the Commander of the Combined Maritime Forces' CTF 151…

Danish Consortium Developing Ammonia-Fueled Engine

Innovation Fund Denmark, the Danish investment entity, has announced the establishment of a consortium to develop a two-stroke, ammonia-fueled engine for maritime shipping. It aims to specify and demonstrate an entire, marine-propulsion system that will pave the way for the first commercial order for an ammonia-fueled vessel.MAN…

ABS Awards AIP to DSME's FLNG Hull Design

ABS has issued Approval in Principle (AiP) for the design of a wide breadth, single row, near-shore LNG Floating Production Storage Offloading Vessel (FPSO) hull with a jetty-moored system developed by Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME).The AiP is the completion of a joint development project (JDP) between DSME and ABS…

Ship collision spills 2 tonnes of oil in TN; turtles, fish die

CHENNAI: An oil spill due to the collision between two petroleum product carriers off the Kamarajar Port in Chennai spread to 25km on Monday from the site of the accident.On Saturday morning, the fuel tank of an oil tanker burst following the collision with an LPG-carrying vessel that led to a marine disaster. The oil spill…

MAN Leading Ammonia-Fueled Engine Project

Consortium seeks to develop a two-stroke marine engineMAN Energy Solutions will lead a consortium seeking to develop a two-stroke, ammonia-fueled engine for maritime shipping, according to Innovation Fund Denmark, the Danish investment entity.The consortium aims to specify and demonstrate an entire, marine-propulsion system…

Retrofitted VLGC Runs On LPG

BW LPG said the week-long sea and gas trials have kicked off for very large gas carrier (VLGC) BW Gemini which has been retrofitted with pioneering liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dual-fuel propulsion technology. The shipowner said the 2015-built BW Gemini achieved "a historic milestone" as the world’s first VLGC to be fueled by LPG…

Prelude will not resume full production this year, says Shell - News

ShellThe crew of the Prelude wave from the helideck as an LNG tanker docks alongsideSHELL has said its huge floating LNG production plant the Prelude FLNG facility is not expected to resume full production this year, following a troubled start for the pioneering facility.Production aboard Prelude which at 488 m long…

BW Gemini VLGC Starts Sea And Gas Trials

BW LPG has said that a week-long sea and gas trials have kicked off for Very Large Gas Carrier (VLGC) BW Gemini which has been retrofitted with pioneering LPG dual-fuel propulsion technology. The shipowner said that the 2015-built BW Gemini has achieved "a historic milestone" as the world’s first VLGC to be fuelled by Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG)…

MAN Energy Solutions to Lead Danish Consortium Developing Ammonia-Fuelled Engine for Maritime Sector

Innovation Fund Denmark, the Danish investment entity, has announced the establishment of a consortium to develop a two-stroke, ammonia-fuelled engine for maritime shipping. It aims to specify and demonstrate an entire, marine-propulsion system that will pave the way for the first commercial order for an ammonia-fuelled…

India: Customs duty, cargo support to be used to boost local shipbuilding, repairs

The government plans to use a mix of duty restrictions on small vessel imports and the prevailing cargo support policy in a multi-pronged strategy to grow the local shipping, ship building and repairs industry.The Customs duty paid on the import of vessels will be fully refunded if the vessel is replaced by a new Made in India vessel in four years…

Nakilat reports robust 3Q20 financial results

Nakilat has reported a net profit of QR 900 million for its financial results for the third quarter (3Q20) which ended on 30 September 2020, an increase of 23.6% compared to QR 728 million during the same period in 2019.Key financial highlights from 3Q20Net profit of QAR 900 million, increase by 23.6%.Revenue of QAR 3,065 million…

Nakilat sees robust growth, posts net profit of QR900m in Q3 2020

Doha: Qatari shipping and maritime company Nakilat has posted a net profit of QR900m for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 (Q3 2020), registering a significant increase of 23.6 percent compared to QR728m reported for the corresponding period last year (Q3 2019).The revenue of the company reached QR3.065bn, recording…

Eastern Pacific Shipping To Trial Biofuels

Singaporean-based Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) said it will trial biofuel bunkers aboard its 2010-built 47,377 dwt MR tanker Pacific Beryl.EPS, which has said it aims to test various alternative marine fuels in an effort to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, has appointed Dutch-based GoodFuels to supply the biofuel…