Seaway 7 has landed a large contract from Swedish energy company Vattenfall for the construction of the first subsidy-free Dutch offshore wind farm, Hollandse Kust Zuid 1 & 2. If the Dutch government also awards Vattenfall the concessions for Hollandse Kust Zuid 3 & 4, then Seaway 7 will build those as well. Seaway 7’s envisaged scope of work includes the...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Rhenus Logistics continues American shopping spree

Rhenus has acquired the Miami-based international freight forwarder Freight Logistics. The takeover follows prior acquisitions in Brazil and Canada, all aimed at strengthening Rhenus’ position in the Americas.   Freight Logistics was founded in 2001 in the...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Heavylift shipping outlook hurt by slowing world trade

Rising project cargo traffic will strengthen freight rates for the multipurpose and heavylift shipping sector throughout 2019, but prospects thereafter are muted by an anticipated slowdown in world trade, says Drewry Maritime Research. Although the uncertainty...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Project Cargo Summit 2019: Call for papers

On the 11th and 12th of September, Promedia Group will host the second edition of the Project Cargo Summit, a two-day international conference and exhibition about the transport of exceptional cargoes. Do you have a...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers