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Jan De Nul Group's fall pipe vessel Simon Stevin arrived at the Visnes Eklogitt quarry in Norway. She will load and transport a first batch of 32,000 tonnes of rock to the Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm in Germany, where she will install scour protection layers onto the seabed for the 36 wind turbine foundations. In 2018, the offshore jack-up vessel Vole au vent will start installing the monopile foundations.

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  • Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation’s 5,551 TEU container vessel YM Wealth on China Gulf Express service calls at Umm Qasr Port
  • Senior Iraqi government officials attend ceremony to mark milestone

TGI Maritime Software has just launched a new product, TGIBOX, dedicated to real time geolocalization of Container Handling Equipments on maritime terminals.

APL announced its highest recorded fleet carbon dioxide emissions reduction of 48% in 2016, compared to its base level in 2009. Verified by Lloyd's Register Group according to the Clean Cargo Working Group (CCWG) verification protocol and ISO14064-3:2006 standard, this achievement marks APL's seventh consecutive year of improvements.

Agreements were signed in Muscat last week for the implementation of Oman's first liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) extraction plant, with an $826mn investment earmarked to further boost the Sultanate's oil and gas industry.

India's long-running plan to upgrade and operate maritime facilities at the Chabahar port in Iran critical to its energy transportation interests faces fresh delays after an initial bidding process to select a private operator for the project proved futile despite vigorous government efforts to spur interest.

Peel Ports Group, owner of the Port of Liverpool, has pressed the button on the second phase of its expansion programme at Liverpool2, already one of the world's most modern shipping terminals. The company is to invest in equipment and port infrastructure works to expand the terminal and introduce further leading-edge port technology solutions.

As a startup of the investments, two state-of-the-art Mobile Harbor Cranes sent to Ecuador's Puerto Bolivar container terminal. The cranes arrived at their destination on the 21st of May, the expert team of YILPORT merged its experience with long-term know how disciple and completed testing.

Container terminal services for Occitanie region

The Dutch competition watchdog said on Wednesday it was investigating a possible illegal, price-fixing cartel by fuel companies in ports in the Netherlands and Belgium.

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