Suezmax shuttle tankers benefit from MacGregor’s Pusnes bow loading systems

MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured contracts to supply Pusnes bow loading systems for three newbuild shuttle tankers intended for operations in Brazilian waters. The order was booked into first quarter 2015 order intake. South Korean shipyard Sungdong Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co Ltd will install a Pusnes bow loading system on a 157,000 dwt […]

Danish Maritime Days 2015 publishes preliminary programme

With six months to go, more than 40 professional and social events are already scheduled for this year’s Danish Maritime Days to take place on 5th-9th October in Copenhagen and across Denmark. All sectors of the maritime world will come together to shape the future of the global maritime industry when the second Danish Maritime […]

Thome Group gives its full support to Singapore Maritime Week

Thome Group is giving its full support to Singapore Maritime Week with several senior executives speaking at key events during the packed programme. Michael Elwert, Director of Group Strategy, HR & Support, will chair a session at the Sea Asia conference on Thursday 23rd April to discuss Navigating Challenges: The Way Forward. He will also […]

DNV GL launches Singapore Service Centre

DNV GL has launched a new Singapore Service Centre (SSC) to streamline customer support and enhance customers’ experiences by giving them a single point of contact for all operational issues. Singapore is a growing maritime hub, which has hundreds of ship managers with approximately 1,500 DNV GL classed vessels managed from Singapore. The new SSC, […]

ABS Group announces new President and CEO

ABS Group of Companies has announced the appointment of Todd Grove as its new President and CEO. Mr Grove most recently served as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for ABS Group’s parent company, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS). With more than 30 years at ABS, in various senior technical and operational management roles […]