During an eight-month stay in Cadiz, Allseas has carried out a lifetime extension programme for its pipelay vessel Solitaire. The ship has been in operation since 1998 and is one of the largest pipelay vessels in the world. Maintenance carried out included renewing steel, applying new antifouling and machinery overhauls.Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Scan Global opens first office in France

Scan Global Logistics (SGL) has opened its first office in France today. Following the successful expansion in Benelux, Poland, and the Czech Republic, the new office is expected to bring a strategic position to provide...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Jan de Nul halfway at Kriegers Flak

PRESS RELEASE  – Jan De Nul Group is installing a total of 72 wind turbines of 8.4MW each for the largest offshore wind farm in Denmark, Kriegers Flak. This week, the company reached its halfway...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Rhenus acquires Arkon Shipping & Projects

The Rhenus Group, through its shortsea subsidiary Rhenus Maritime Services (RMS), has bought a majority stake of 60% in the Hamburg-based shipbroker Arkon Shipping & Projects. The shares were purchased from Arkon Shipping. Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

AAL Galveston joins the AAL fleet

The AAL Galveston has joined AAL’s fleet of breakbulk carriers. The vessel was already deployed on the company’s liner and tramp services but still carried its old name Pacific Alert. The vessel will soon be...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Salvage attempt Eemslift Hendrika successful

After the Eemslift Hendrika’s course changed and the risk of grounding became imminent, the salvage operation was brought forward and carried out Wednesday night 7 April. The Smit Salvage team was lifted on board at...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Dutch heavy-lift ship in danger of capsizing

The Dutch multipurpose vessel Eemslift Hendrika, which ran into trouble off the coast of Norway on Monday, is in danger of capsizing. The Norwegian coastguard fears for its coastline as the vessel has 400 tonnes...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers