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Asia remains an area of strong growth for the Maritime industry, and the emerging economies within the region such as India and China, continue to invest significantly into its development. InDepth Maritime strives to remain at the forefront of news and developments within the Asian markets to deliver information and intelligence on the companies, organisations and individuals who are bringing the maritime industry to the fore.
InDepth Maritime is committed to bringing news from the region and in setting the pace for discussing new companies, new projects, new wind farms and in looking at regional developments at both a local and governmental level. In many ways, both China and India are being looked at as the role models or benchmarks for other emerging economies in how to provide affordable power at a national level without resorting to fossil fuels and their associated health concerns.
Dalfsen, Netherlands: ABB Ability™ Marine Advisory System – OCTOPUS marine software will map the safest and most efficient routes for a fleet of heavy lift vessels servicing the expansion of a giant oil field in Kazakhstan. ABB has secured a series of contracts for nine heavy lift vessels transporting modules
Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Singmarine Pte Ltd, has secured a contract from FueLNG, a joint venture between Keppel O&M and Shell Eastern Petroleum (Pte) Ltd, to build South East Asia’s first Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) bunkering vessel valued at approximately S$50 million.
25/01/2018 Vietnam’s state-owned shipping giant Vinalines is moving towards participating in international markets by co-operating with shipping lines and owners of mines worldwide to reach its ambitious growth targets in 2018. According to Le Quang Trung, newly-elected vice president of Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines), the company has plans to
2018-01-23 On January 16, COSCO SHIPPING ARIES, China’s first 20,000 TEU containership with proprietary IPRs built by Nantong COSCO KHI Ship Engineering Co., Ltd. (NACKS) affiliated to COSCO SHPPING, was named and delivered in Nantong. It is the first 20,000 TEU containership built by NACKS for COSCO SHIPPING Lines as
Tomini Shipping greeted the New Year with the delivery and naming of three ultramax carriers, the vessels named Tomini Prosperity (63,503 DWT), Tomini Liberty (63,511 DWT) and Tomini Dynasty (63,657 DWT) were delivered on 3 January 2018. The naming ceremony was held at COSCO Shipping Ltd, Jiangdu city, China. Nitin
Dec 13, 2017 Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue) has officially named the fifth FMG Ore Carrier ‘FMG Matilda’ at a ceremony in Guangzhou, China. Attended by Guangzhou Shipyard International Chairman Mr Han Guang De and Australian Consul-General in Guangzhou Mr Dominic Trindade, the ceremony marked the construction of the first of