Norwegian Prime Minister becomes the godmother of all-electric passenger vessel Future of The Fjords

Erna Solberg, the Prime Minister of Norway, has today been announced as the godmother of The Fjords’ award winning all-electric passenger vessel Future of The Fjords. The environmentally friendly 400 PAX ship will be christened at Gudvangen, situated in the stunning UNESCO World Heritage listed Nærøyfjord, on 17 November. Future …

Incredible scenes as Coastguard winchman boards heaving fishing vessel in rough seas

The HM Coastguard search and rescue helicopter based at Sumburgh flew to the vessel and on arrival it took several minutes for the winchman to land as the seas rocked the vessel from side to side.

Once onboard the winchman quickly winches the crewman into the helicopter where he was taken to Lerwick for onward transfer to hospital by the ambulance service.

PETRONAS Completes Its First LNG Supply To The World’s Largest LNG Bunker Vessel

PETRONAS through its subsidiary, PETRONAS LNG Ltd. (PLL), achieved a milestone with the successful completion of its first Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) supply operation at the Regasification Terminal Pengerang (RGTP) recently. This follows the agreement between PLL and Uranos Vermögensverwaltungs GmbH & Co. KG, a joint venture company of Bernhard …

Container explodes in industrial accident

Authorities are investigating a shipping container explosion in the Port of Los Angeles as an industrial accident. The container was loaded with scrap metal for export when it blew up late Tuesday afternoon at the Evergreen Shipping terminal. There were no injuries but more than 100 people including truckers were …