The world’s largest LNG bunker vessel has been officially named at a ceremony held in Rotterdam, on 18 September. The 18,600-m³ GTT Mark III Flex membrane vessel has been named “Gas Agility”.
The 366-metres-long ‘CMA CGM Brazil’ called at the Port of Halifax in the morning of 10 September, becoming the largest container ship ever to call at a Canadian port.
Royal Caribbean has floated out its brand new ship, Wonder of the Seas. The ship is set to be the largest cruise ship in the world.
The superlarge crane vessel Sleipnir has set a new record for the largest single lift jacket removal, after successfully lifting the 8,100 tonne jacket for the Jotun-B platform in the Norwegian North Sea, last week.
For the first time, vehicles from Europe will be transported from Europe to North and Central America on a car freighter powered by LNG. On June 16g the SIEM CONFUCIUS with more than 4,800 vehicles for North America left Emden for Veracruz in the Gulf of Mexico.
Swedish energy firm Vattenfall has awarded permits for the construction of Hollandse Kust Zuid off Netherlands. With its installed capacity of 1,500 MW, the offshore wind farm will be the largest of its kind worldwide, when fully operational in 2023.
The Port of Barcelona received the first call from the MSC Sixin, the second largest container ship in the world, which is carrying out loading and unloading operations at the Hutchison Ports BEST terminal.
The world’s largest container vessel, HMM Algeciras transited the Suez Canal among the south convoy. The record-breaking vessel has a capacity of 23,964 TEUs.
HMM informed that the world’s largest containership, ‘the Algeciras,’ achieved a new world record by departing Yantian, China fully filled with containers.
Zhonghua Shipbuilding delivered the world’s largest 18,600 cubic meter LNG bunkering vessel, to be named Gas Agility.
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