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Cargill, Maersk Tankers and Mitsui collaborate to cut shipping GHG emissions

Moves to cut shipping’s emissions of global greenhouse gases (GHGs) continue to gain powerful support. Today, Cargill, Maersk Tankers and Mitsui & Co said they have established a strategic...

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International Seaways sells 49% stake in Q-Flex quartet to Nakilat

Nakilat (Qatar Gas Transport Company Ltd.) has paid $123 million in cash to take full ownership of four Q-Flex LNG carriers from joint-venture partner New York City headquartered International...

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Dredging & deep sea mining major Royal IHC expands further in Russian market with IGT deal

Netherlands

Following a number of successful projects, Royal IHC (IHC) and the Institute of Geotechnology (IGT) have signed a cooperation agreement that will allow both organisations to better service the...

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DEME’s LNG trailing Suction hopper dredge “Scheldt River,”refueling bunker to bunker in Germany

Netherlands

First LNG ship-to-ship bunkering for our trailing suction hopper dredger ‘Scheldt River’ in Germany. The bunkering was carried out at the Elbe Port in Brunsbüttel by Nauticor’s ‘Kairos’, the largest...

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Royal IHC and Institute of Geotechnology Sign Cooperation Agreement

Netherlands

Following a number of successful projects, Royal IHC (IHC) and the Institute of Geotechnology (IGT) have signed a cooperation agreement that will allow both organisations to better service the...

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Inverclyde shipyard to be bought by Scottish government

United Kingdom

Ferguson Marine is to be nationalised after administrators rejected three commercial bids for the shipyard. The Scottish government, which is operating the firm under a management agreement, is now...

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DEME group completes turbine installation at the Hornsea One Wind Farm in UK

United Kingdom

On 3 October 2019, DEME Offshore’s ‘Sea Challenger’ and crew completed the installation of 174 SWT-7.0 MW turbines on Hornsea One, the world’s largest offshore wind farm.“I am very proud to...

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Damen Hosts Keel-Laying for Hanson’s Marine Aggregate Dredger

Romania

On 3rd October, Damen Shipyards Galati hosted a celebration marking the keel-laying of a Damen Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 3500 for Hanson UK. The event was well attended by representatives of both...

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Arcadis appoints new UK Chief Entrepreneur

Netherlands

Nilesh Parmar has been promoted to the role of Chief Entrepreneur in Arcadis’ UK business. The newly created role will see the Partner work to support clients with the development of “game-changing...

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People on the move – new CFO for Zeamarine

Germany

Kurt K Larsen retiring from DSV; first president for Port of Rosales Consortium; new MD for API Ensenada; Rémi Julien is MGI’s new CEOGermany-based multi-purpose shipping company Zeamarine has...

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Royal IHC and Egyptian MOD sign contract for another 10 IHC Beavers®

Royal IHC has secured an order from the Engineering Authority at the Egyptian Ministry of Defence (MOD). The contract builds on the excellent partnership and comprises the construction of 10 IHC...

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ONE aims to reduce waiting time with Pronto

Netherlands

Container shipping company Ocean Network Express (ONE) was established in 2018 from the merger between the former Japanese shipping companies K-Line, NYK Line and MOL. The bright pink ONE vessels...

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Arcadis appoints first UK chief entrepreneur

United Kingdom

New role to report directly to UK boss Mark CowlardArcadis has appointed its first chief entrepreneur for the UK.Nilesh Parmar (pictured) joined the firm in 2004 and was a director for buildings...

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Liebherr Designs Gearboxes for World's Largest Cutter Suction Dredger

Netherlands

In close cooperation with Royal IHC, a leading provider of maritime solutions for the offshore, dredging and wet mining applications, Liebherr has designed special planetary plug-in gearboxes for...

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Inauguration of Levvel-blocs production facility in Harlingen

Netherlands

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 27 September 2019 - Today the Levvel consortium (BAM, Van Oord and Rebel) inaugurated the Levvel-blocs production facility in Harlingen. The facility is producing the...