2021 April 12


Kongsberg Digital to provide the Panama Canal Authority with simulators for multi-vessel training scenarios

Kongsberg Digital has signed a contract with the Panama Canal Authority to upgrade and extend the K-Sim Navigation simulators based in SIDMAR


Delo Group approved strategy development until 2030

Its main goal is to create a national logistics champion based on the Group, a leader in container logistics in the Eurasian space


Strategic Marine launches next generation Strat Cat CTV design for offshore wind market

The SC27 is an evolution of the highly successful Strat Cat 26 and benefits from Strategic Marine’s experience building more than 20 CTV’s


S&P and Fitch upgrade Sovcomflot rating to ‘BBB-'

SCF is rated by the three leading rating agencies


Indian Register of Shipping undertakes successful sea trials for pioneer batch of vessels in India to use biofuel

Indian Register of Shipping has undertaken successful sea trials for two vessels towards use of biofuels in concurrence with the Indian flag administration


ClassNK certifies “Sunflame Smart Support System” as Innovation Endorsement for Products & Solutions

Sunflame Smart Support System is a condition monitoring and performance analysis solution for boiler burners and incinerators


SC Ports opens state-of-the-art Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal

South Carolina Ports welcomed the first vessel to the Hugh K. Leatherman Terminal, marking the first container terminal to open in the U.S. since 2009


KN to pay EUR 5 million as dividends to shareholders

The company’s management made a decision on dividends based on the company’s earned adjusted net profit in the year of 2020


PortNews welcomes to its stand at TransRussia 2021 in Moscow

Come to PortNews stand and have you news published by the media group


Recruiting for senior positions in the ports industry: the BPA examines how to avoid the pitfalls and perils!

For many ports, recruiting a senior executive is not an everyday event


New eco-friendly rail shuttle – more Swedish forest products through the Port of Gothenburg

500 metres long, the train will carry 72 containers (TEU) of Swedish forest products, destined primarily for Asian markets


Russian Maritime Register of Shipping takes part in TransRussia 2021

RS will provide some updates on the container related requirements, component certification scheme, survey during manufacture


ABS awarded notation for one of the world’s largest semi-submersible heavy-lift platforms

One of the world’s largest semi-submersible, heavy-lift crane platforms has been awarded the ABS Integrated Software Quality Management notation


Throughput of Russian seaports in 3M’2021 fell by 4.5% Y-o-Y

The decrease should be mainly attributed to the 13.6-pct of liquid bulk cargo handling


NOVATEK reports preliminary operating data for Q1’2021

In the first quarter 2021, NOVATEK’s hydrocarbon production totaled 158.1 million barrels of oil equivalent


Korean Register launches online EEXI/CII calculation program

Korean Register has developed a web-based EEXI/CII calculation program to help shipping companies comply with the Energy Efficiency Index and Carbon Intensity decarbonization regulations


Sibanthracite increased volume of mining output in Q1 by 17%

The main factors influencing production growth in 2021 have been an increase in demand for Sibanthracite’s products on the international market, and the deployment of additional equipment


Vostochnaya Verf shipyard commences mooring trials of crab catching ship Okhotsk

In May, the crab catcher is to leave for sea trials


MSC launches a new solution connecting Asia and Europe

New offer will combine both sea and rail service departing from China, Korea and Japan to Europe, via Vladivostok and Vostochniy with further feeder connections from St Petersburg


Singapore to host SMW 2021, April 19-23

The 15th Singapore Maritime Week 2021: pushing new frontiers in resilience, digitalisation, decarbonisation and talent


HAFEET Inauguration marks partnership between Emirates Steel and SAFEEN Group in transshipment services

SAFEEN will work closely with Emirates Steel to provide short marine shipping services for three shipments of iron ore per month and will be responsible for the purchase, rental, delivery, operation and maintenance of cargo ships, trailers, and unloading equipment


AS Tallinna Sadam announces it operational volumes for 2021 Q1

5.3 million tonnes of cargo and 373 thousand passengers passed through the harbours of the Port of Tallinn


Oil prices are slightly up

Oil prices climbed by 0.03%-0.08%