GAC and Uminaca partner to boost project logistics services in East Malaysia

GAC Malaysia has signed a Joint Venture with Syarikat Uminaca Sdn Bhd, a key provider of manpower and stevedoring services in the region, to bolster its logistics capabilities in the east of the country and support development projects in the Malaysian states of Sarawak and Sabah. The collaborative partnership will bolster the range of comprehensive […]

ABS to lead BlueBARGE Project to advance offshore electrical power bunkering

ABS has joined the BlueBARGE Project, a program funded by the Horizon Europe program and involving 14 partners from 10 European countries to develop a comprehensive solution for offshore electrical power bunkering. ABS is leading the 36-month, €11 million-euro project and will support the consortium in safety, classification and regulatory compliance. To limit local pollution […]

ClassNK grants Innovation Endorsements for Products & Solutions to two innovative initiatives by MOL

Japanese class society ClassNK has granted its Innovation Endorsements for Products & Solutions to two initiatives by Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), ‘FOCUS’ and ‘Sustainable Seafaring, Wellness Living’. FOCUS is an operational data analysis software system developed by MOL that collects and analyses detailed data from ICT-enabled vessels. ClassNK has verified the functions of FOCUS […]

AD Ports Group’s 2023 Annual Report highlights ‘dynamic’ international growth

The UAE’s Abu Dhabi Ports Group has issued its 2023 23 Annual Report highlighting significant achievements for the Group last year including expansion of its international footprint significantly in 2023. This followed the integration of Noatum, a global logistics platform with a presence in 27 countries and a leader in automotive logistics services in Europe. […]

QatarEnergy’s fleet expansion program hits 104 conventional LNG vessels

QatarEnergy has signed long-term time charter party (TCP) agreements with four international shipowners for the operation of 19 new, ultra-modern conventional size LNG vessels of 174,000cbm each as part of the second ship-owner tender under QatarEnergy’s historic LNG fleet expansion program. The agreements cater for the operation of six vessels by CMES LNG Carrier Investment, […]