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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.
Dec 06, 2017 V.Ships Offshore, part of V.Group, has been awarded the contract to provide operations and full technical management of the floating storage and offloading (FSO) vessel – Pertamina Abherka in Indonesia. This is the second vessel owned by Pertamina International Shipping to be managed by V.Ships Offshore further
1 December 2017 Van Oord has been awarded a DPC Innovation Award for its innovative and sustainable approach to a land reclamation project in the Maldives. During the award ceremony last Wednesday in London, Van Oord won the award in the ‘Innovation in Project Design – Open Water/ Coastal
07 September 2017 Bahri announces that it has received today 07 September 2017 G the fourth VLCC from the 5 VLCCs. The VLCC will be named (Rimthan). The newly received VLCC is one of the 5 VLCCs that were financed by Riyad Bank according to Bahri announcement at Tadawul on
25 August 2017 Westports Holdings Berhad (“Westports”) would like to announce that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Westports Malaysia Sdn Bhd (“WMSB”), has received an Approval-in-Principle (“AiP”) from the Government of Malaysia (“GoM”), in a letter dated 23 August 2017, to expand its container terminal facilities from Container Terminal 10 (“CT 10”)
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