Latest News Asia
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.
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
December 11, 2017 Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (Teekay LNG or the Partnership) (NYSE:TGP) today announced the completion of an $816 million(1) long-term debt facility to finance all six of the Partnership’s 50-percent owned ARC7 LNG carrier newbuildings, the first vessel of which is scheduled to deliver in January 2018, and
Jan De Nul Group has entered in a Joint Venture Company agreement with the Payra Port Authority to proceed with EUR 550 million port dredging contract
11-12-2017 Jan De Nul Group (JDN) has signed on Monday 11 December 2017 a Joint Venture Company agreement with its partner Payra Port Authority (PPA) for the Payra Deep-sea Port dredging project in the presence of the Honourable Minister of Shipping Shajahan Khan, Mr. Frank Vanwingh de Credendo and the
08 December 2017 Jumbo has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with China Merchants Industry Holdings (CMIH) for the provision of the detailed engineering and construction of a new DP2 Heavy Lift Crane Vessel (HLCV) estimated to be delivered in the first quarter of 2020. VESSEL The newly developed