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  • P&O Ferries continue to gradually return to service

    P&O Ferries continue to gradually return to service

    26th April 2022

    P&O Ferries’ English Channel service between Dover and Calais has resumed this week following the recent release of the ferry Spirit of Britain from Port State Control detention. Spirit of Britain had been detained by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency…

  • Blue Fin Shipping orders Six Combi Freighters from Damen

    Blue Fin Shipping orders Six Combi Freighters from Damen

    25th April 2022

    German ship owner Blue Fin Shipping has ordered an additional four Combi Freighters 3850 cargo vessels from Damen Shipyards Group, accelerating the fleet expansion to six new vessels since the order for the first one was signed, late 2020. The…

  • Damen delivers Multi Cat 2409 to Port de Kamsar in Guinea

    Damen delivers Multi Cat 2409 to Port de Kamsar in Guinea

    24th April 2022

    Within the exceptional short delivery time of just 4.5 months, Damen Shipyards Group has been able to deliver a customized Multi Cat 2409 for port and fairway maintenance at the Guinean Port of Kamsar. Cooperation between Compagnie des Bauxites de…

  • Ambience sets sail on her maiden four-day cruise from Tilbury

    Ambience sets sail on her maiden four-day cruise from Tilbury

    21st April 2022

    Ambassador Cruise Line flag ship Ambience sailed from the London International Cruise Terminal at Tilbury, the vessels’ home port, on her maiden four-day cruise, which will take her  to the Port of Hamburg The cruise departed following Ambience’s formal naming…

  • Crowley Expands Tier IV Fleet with Delivery of Cleaner Tug

    Crowley Expands Tier IV Fleet with Delivery of Cleaner Tug

    20th April 2022

    On 14 April 2022 Crowley took delivery of Athena, its fourth and most powerful Tier IV ship assist and harbour escort tugboat. The 77ft Athena provides the agility of its compact size without the sacrifice of power, offering the most…

  • AquaTerra secures Stena IceMAX contract

    AquaTerra secures Stena IceMAX contract

    19th April 2022

    A leading North-east construction and inspection specialist has completed a major work scope on board one of the world’s largest drilling vessels. AquaTerra Group, based in Kintore, was carries out an inspection programme on Stena IceMAX, a 6th generation DP3…

  • Container Ship Reduces Emissions through Synthetic Fuel

    Container Ship Reduces Emissions through Synthetic Fuel

    18th April 2022

    MAN Energy Solutions reported that the 1,036TEU container ship ElbBLUE, the former Wes Amelie, has reduced greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 27% by operating on a blend of climate-neutral, synthetic natural gas (SNG) and conventional liquefied natural gas (LNG), compared…

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