ITF praises attack on Somali coast

The International Transport Workers’ Federation  (ITF) has applauded Tuesday’s EU NAVFOR airborne operation to destroy pirate equipment on the Somali shore. Commenting on the attack, Dave Heindel, chair of the Federation’s seafarers’ section, said: “This appears to have been a timely, considered and professional operation. We hope that it will be followed by many more […]

Proven MacGregor equipment benefits 15 Asian OSVs of all types

In April, Cargotec secured new contracts  to deliver MacGregor anchor-handling, mooring and towing solutions for 15 offshore support vessels (OSV) of various types being built in China for Asian customers. The ships are being built in several shipyards in China for delivery throughout 2013 and 2014 to Coastal Offshore, Nam Cheong, Ezion Holding and Middle […]