Day: August 23, 2017

Maersk Supply is starting to see longer contracts According to a press release from Maersk Supply Service (MSS)  – Maersk Supply Service has secured a long-term contract with Subtec S.A de C.V. of Mexico, a subsidiary of Blue Marine Group, for one of its Stingray new-building vessels.  Maersk Supply Service will enter the Mexican market …

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Ship of the Week – AL HUSSEIN. Car and passenger ferry built by Hall, Russell & Co, Aberdeen, that entered service, Mallaig to Armadale (Skye), in 1964 for David MacBrayne as Clansman. In 1972 she was rebuilt so that she could carry larger lorries, involving heightening her and giving her a new bow door. Then Ullapool …

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Cargo ship ran aground in North sea General cargo ship NINA 1 ran aground at Wangerooge, Frisian Islands, North sea, since 0630 UTC Aug 18th , while approaching Wangerooge. As of 1500 UTC Aug 18th, vessel was still aground, according to AIS. Extent of damages unknown, vessel was en route from Thyboron Denmark. General cargo …

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Drillship inside Valletta – NOBLE GLOBETROTTER II – 22.08.2017 On Tuesday 22nd August at 0650 hrs the 2013 built Globetrotter Class Drillship NOBLE GLOBETROTTER II was seen entering Valletta for the first time to berth at Magazine Wharf that belongs to Valletta Gateway Terminals Ltd. Rig Type Drillship Rig Design Globetrotter Class Builder STX Shipbuilding …

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