Egypt’s ports will run 24 hours a day

17/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Egypt’s ports will be kept up and running for 24 hours a day, up from the current 16 hours of operation, to cut long waiting times for shipments. Hesham Arafat, Transportation Minister of Egypt, ...


India plans massive LNG imports expansion

14/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

India plans to triple its LNG imports, pushing to more than double the share that natural gas has in its energy mix to 15% by 2022. The plan will require the construction of more liquefied natural gas ...


First commercial LNG cargo from United States East Coast hits the seas

04/05/2018 General Luis Gondelles

The first shipment of LNG cargo extracted from the Cove Point terminal of Dominion Energy Inc., located in Maryland on the East Coast of the United States, left aboard the Adam LNG, of 16,000 cubic me ...


OMI met to establish strategies to reduce emissions in the maritime industry

18/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MPEC) of the International Marine Organization (IMO) met at London, United Kingdom, to define a strategy to reduce emissions in the maritime industry of gr ...


Norwegian company focused on autonomous maritime transport is created

16/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Willhelmsen sailing group and tech firm Kongsberg created a joint venture called Massterly, the first sailing company that will focus on autonomous maritime transport, through which they intend to off ...


South Korea to take several measures to recover from Hanjin bankrupt

11/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries announced this week a restructuration plan in the medium term, which includes the construction of 200 ships for the next 3 years with the intention of boost the nation ...


Cosco Shipping Leo will start operating April 10

09/04/2018 General Luis Gondelles

Cosco Shipping Line, looking to expand their lines, is planning the Cosco Shipping Leo to start operating on April 10 and to join the routes between the Far East and Europe (AEUR3), enabling Cosco Shi ...