Monthly Archives: May 2017

DP World has signed a MOU with NIIF to support the development of logistics infrastructure in India

DP World plans for $1 billion ...

DP World plans for $1...

DP World has announced it will be seeking investment opportunities worth over US$ 1 billion to devel...
DP World has announced it will be...
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum (centre); (from left to right) Noura Al Dhaheri, Abu Dhabi Ports; Ray Girvan, International Bulk Journal & The Maritime Standard; Clive Woodbridge, The Maritime Standard; Eng. Yasser Zaghloul, National Marine Dredging Company; Rajiv Agarwal, Essar Ports; H.E. Shaikh Daij bin Salman Al Khalifa; Rania Ali; Khamis Juma Buamim, Gulf Navigation Holding; Ali Lakhani, Dubai Trading Agency; H.E. Dr. Abdullatif A. Sultan, Organisation of Islamic Shipowners Association; Jim Clancy

Nominations now open for TMS A...

Nominations now open ...

The Maritime Standard launches its call for nominations for its 2017 Awards on 15th May. The Mari...
The Maritime Standard launches it...
The MOU between HHI and Bahri being signed at the latter's Riyadh headquarters

Bahri teams with HHI on Big Da...

Bahri teams with HHI ...

Riyadh-based shipping company Bahri has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with South Korea'...
Riyadh-based shipping company Bah...
Captain Cliff Brand (centre) signs the deal to buy two Liebherr mobile harbour cranes

Saqr Port invests in its futur...

Saqr Port invests in ...

Saqr Port Authority, which manages the largest bulk-handling port in the Middle East, has signed a d...
Saqr Port Authority, which manage...
Sohar port is expanding fast and needs additional energy supply capacity

Power plant aids port expansio...

Power plant aids port...

Work is progressing fast on the construction of Sohar III, an integrated combined-cycle gas turbine ...
Work is progressing fast on the c...
Terry McGowan, President and CEO, Thordon Bearings (seated right), and Mohammad Rizal (left), Chief Operating Officer of Drydocks World-Dubai, sign an agreement that affirms the two companies’ efforts to convert ships to seawater lubricated propeller shaft lines from oil

Shaft lubrication service offe...

Shaft lubrication ser...

Thordon Bearings and Drydocks World-Dubai (DDW-D) have signed an agreement under which the two compa...
Thordon Bearings and Drydocks Wor...
From left to right: Rashed Almehairbi, director, procurement, DDW-D, and Ruchan Cıvgın, commercial director, Sanmar

Turkish tugs make impression i...

Turkish tugs make imp...

Drydocks World – Dubai was so pleased with its latest tug from Turkish specialist shipbuilder, Sanma...
Drydocks World – Dubai was so p...
One of the vessels that Nakilat has taken into its in-house management this year so far

Profits down at Nakilat

Profits down at Nakil...

Qatar's Nakilat group has announced financial results for the first quarter of the year, recording a...
Qatar's Nakilat group has announc...
Container throughput at JNPCT broke records this April

JN Port breaks records

JN Port breaks record...

Container throughput at India's JN Port continues to rise. In April the gateway port handled an all-...
Container throughput at India's J...
CMA CGM Uruguay was the first Ocean Alliance ship to call at Hamad Port

Ocean Alliance calls Hamad Por...

Ocean Alliance calls ...

The new Ocean Alliance consortium has recently carried out its first direct service to Hamad Port in...
The new Ocean Alliance consortium...
Flemming Dalgaard, Gulftainer CEO

Gulftainer co-hosts Sharjah Bu...

Gulftainer co-hosts S...

Sharjah port operator Gulftainer and its logistics subsidiary, Momentum Logistics, are to co-host th...
Sharjah port operator Gulftainer ...
Kandla port now has a direct connection to Bandar Abbas, Iran

New service connects Iran and ...

New service connects ...

Hafez Darya Arya Shipping Lines (HDAS), a division of Iran's IRISL group, has started a new liner sh...
Hafez Darya Arya Shipping Lines (...
Please wait...

Subscribe to The Maritime Standard E-Newsletter

Please complete this form to create an account, receive email updates and much more