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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.
21 August 2017 Leading classification society ClassNK has completed the document review for a Ship Recycling Facility Plan (SRFP) submitted by Tsuneishi Ship Recycling (Negros), Inc. (TSRNI), verifying the facility to be in line with the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009 (HKC).
Dubai, UAE, 08 August 2017: Topaz Energy and Marine (“Topaz”), a leading offshore support vessel (“OSV”) company, today announced a new $100 million contract with Dragon Oil, the upstream oil and gas subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) whose principal asset is the Cheleken Contract Area, in the eastern
Proserv has been awarded a series of contracts worth around $4m for its well severance, platform and FPSO decommissioning services in the Asia Pacific region. The contracts have been awarded by Premier Oil in Indonesia; Chevron, through Baker Hughes, in the Gulf of Thailand; BHP, through Fugro, in Western Australia
The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) have invested in a new Medium-altitude Earth Orbit Search and Rescue (MEOSAR) ground system to enhance search and rescue capabilities in Singapore’s maritime and aeronautical Search and Rescue Regions (SRRs). The system comprises a ground
Svitzer is pleased to announce it will provide marine support services for the Excelerate Energy FSRU in Bangladesh following a competitive tender process. Excelerate Energy Bangladesh Limited (Excelerate) has awarded Svitzer a fifteenyear contract to provide marine support services at Bangladesh’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal. The project will be located
Cargo handling capacity to increase by 20 MTPA; to cater to increased demand from anchor customer Essar Steel Expanded berthing facility to be ready by end-FY18 Registers 26% Q-o-Q growth in cargo in Q1 FY18 handling -5.5 million tonnes Handled 1.86 million tonnes of cargo in July 2017-the highest ever