• 2019 June 18 18:06

    Kim Heng Offshore & Marine Holdings signs MoU with HHC and Thaitan

    Kim Heng Offshore & Marine Holdings Limited, an established integrated offshore and marine value chain services provider, has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary KimHeng Marine & Oilfield Pte Ltd (“KHMO”) had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) with Hung Hua Construction Co. (“HHC”) and Thaitan Drilling Co. Ltd (“Thaitan”) to establish a long term business cooperation.

    HHC  is  a  marine  construction  company participating  in dredging and maritime construction projects. For  more  than  30  years,  HHC  has  been  engaging  in  dredging  of  waterways,  navigation channels,  constructing of  dykes,  foundation  piles,  breakwaters,  projects  of  large  reclamation and port construction.

    Thaitan is a company specialisingin the provision of leading Horizontal Directional Drilling (“HDD”) services.

    The  MOU  is  in  relation  to  the  operations  between  KHMO,  HHC  and  Thaitan  relating  to  HDD projects and marine construction projects.

    KHMO and Thaitan will, as a consortium or joint venture,provide design, engineering, drilling equipment and project technical support to HHC’s HDD projects onshore and offshore.

    KHMO  and  Thaitan will  support  HHC  technically  and  operationally  as  a  preferred  sub-contractor for its future projects in Taiwan.

    HHC will tender for future HDD projects and marine construction projects in Taiwan on behalf of KHMO and Thaitan.

    HHC, KHMO and Thaitan will explore forming a joint venture through a subsidiary registered in Taiwan for future HDD projects and marine construction projects. KHMO,HHC and  Thaitan will  work  towards  signinga  formal  contractual  agreementand  charter party agreements.The MOU will remain in force for a period of one year, and renewable as mutually agreed by the parties.

    About Kim Heng Offshore & Marine Holdings Limited

    With  50  years  of  experience  and  listed  on  the  Catalist  Board  of  the  Singapore  Exchange  Securities  on  the 22nd of  January  2014,  Kim  Heng  Offshore  &  Marine  Holdings  Limited is  an established  integrated  offshore and  marine value  chain services  provider,  engages  in different  stages  of offshore oil and gas projects from oil exploration to field development and oil production. Kim Heng has built its brand over the years and currently caters to world renowned customers from over 25 countries in the regions of Southeast Asia, USA, Latin America, Australasia, Middle East and Europe. TheGroup’s operations are strategically located in Singapore, with two shipyards at 9 Pandan Crescent and 48 Penjuru Road. The shipyards, consists of a combined water front of 205 metres, enable the Group to carry out afloat repairs, fabrication, newbuild, painting and blasting works.


2019 July 23

08:01 Nexans qualifies high voltage cable to world record water depth to create power connection across a Norwegian Fjord

2019 July 22

18:06 Dorset’s Intermarine UK lands steel fabrication deal to increase capacity at Portland Port
17:58 Port of Zeebrugge volumes grow by 12.5 % in first semester of 2019
17:48 MS VASCO DA GAMA welcomed at Ostseekai for maiden call
17:19 Port of Kiel welcomed cruise ship “Marella Explorer”
16:55 ‘A British first’ cruise call for Port of Southampton
16:29 Damen to prepare Stad Amsterdam for ‘green ambassador’ role
15:47 Akademik Pashin tanker arrived at the port of Murmansk
15:14 Container throughput of port Hong Kong (China) down 8.1% to 9.06 million TEUs in Jan-June’2019
14:51 Port of Singapore throughput in Jan-June’2019 climbed by 0.6% to 315.17 million tonnes
14:28 JAXPORT sets container and auto records through first three quarters of fiscal year 2019
13:53 Throughput of port Helsinki (Finland) in Jan-June’19 fell by 6.1% to 7.14 million tonnes (table)
13:29 Bunker sales at the port of Singapore in Jan-June’2019 fell by 6.5% Y-o-Y to 23.7 million tonnes
12:56 Average wholesale prices for М-100 HFO up to RUB 17,248 in RF spot market
12:32 London to host 19th Vessel Efficiency & Fuel Management Summit on November 27-28
12:10 Turbine assembly begins for the WindFloat Atlantic project
11:55 Hamburg to host ACI’s Digitalisation in Shipping: Europe 2019 on October 9-10
11:24 NOVATEK closes Arctic LNG 2 transaction
11:10 APM Terminals Maasvlakte II increases rail service to major inland logistics hub
11:04 Seadrill secures contract for the West Polaris in Southern Asia
10:30 ASCO ships continue working on Absheron gas condensate field
10:08 Port of Oakland freight hauler testing two more electric big rigs
09:55 International Finance Corporation visited NIBULON’s facilities
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09:32 MABUX: Bunker market this morning, July 22
09:19 Baltic Dry Index is up to 2,170 points
09:07 CMA CGM announces FAK rates from Asia to the Middle East Gulf
08:00 SCANEX Group offers video presentation of geoinformation services for maritime industry
07:42 Parkwind and Jan De Nul start works for the 219 MW offshore wind farm off the Belgian coast

2019 July 21

16:31 USCG begins investigation into three tugboats sinking
15:18 Tolent kicks off construction of Triton Knoll’s new base on Grimsby’s Royal Dock
14:48 ONE launches new direct service between South East India, Mediterranean, and North Europe
14:37 Major milestone met on Moray East Offshore Windfarm project
13:04 Odfjell SE sells its ownership share of terminal in Jiangyin, China
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11:02 NYK selected for FTSE4Good Index for 17th straight year and FTSE Blossom Japan Index for 3rd consecutive year

2019 July 20

15:47 FortisBC secures first export contract for Tilbury LNG facility
13:42 AIDA Cruises plans practical trial of fuel cells abord one of its ships as early as 2021
12:51 Ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles host Clean Truck Program Rate Workshop
11:37 USCG responds to oil slick near Port Aransas, Texas
10:56 Wallem introduces cloud-based software for simpler workflows

2019 July 19

18:10 NYK holds fleet safety promotion conferences for shipowners and ship-management companies
18:04 Incat Tasmania exports new 111 metre ferry to Spain
17:49 World's largest air-cushioned landing craft takes part in Navy Day parade rehearsal in Baltiysk
17:25 Caspian Flotilla ship crews prepare for Naval Parade
17:03 FortisBC secures first export contract for Tilbury LNG facility
16:22 Project documentation for construction of Nizhny Novgorod hydroengineering facility completed - Victor Vovk
16:03 CMA CGM announces GRR from Asia to East and South Africa
15:50 East Mining Company to invest RUB 11.5 billion in development of its coal project in Sakhalin
15:33 Moby names Damen ASD Tug 2813 Vincenzino O. in Cagliari
15:12 Cargotec posts financial report for January–June 2019
14:47 Blagoveshchensk shipyard completed state trials of hydrographic survey vessel of Project 19910
14:33 NYK recognized for implementation of advanced navigation support tool
14:12 Global Ship Lease announces new charter agreement
13:51 150 graduates of Moscow State Water Transport Academy awarded with diplomas
13:30 RF Government includes NOVATEK’s LNG terminal project into area planning scheme
13:12 Port of Long Beach releases draft Master Plan update
13:07 Epic Gas Ltd. completes acquisition of two vessels of four LPG carriers
12:24 USCG finds federal fisheries violations aboard 5 recreational fishing vessels
12:11 IMO Council condemns tanker attacks in Strait of Hormuz and Sea of Oman