The South Korean government will oversee the expansion, which will comprise container terminals, feeder terminals, and multipurpose terminals.
By Wendy Laursen 2015-04-30 00:53:35 A new robot has been introduced at the Port of Gothenburg in Sweden to deploy booms in the event of an oil spill. The new technology is designed to improve the speed and safety of spill response operations. The Port of Gothenburg is home to the largest energy port in…Details
By Wendy Laursen 2015-04-30 00:24:59 The Nautical Institute (NI) has launched a new online platform to handle accreditation for dynamic positioning operators. The move comes after changes effective this year to the training scheme and standards required by dynamic positioning operators (DPOs). However, not everyone is satisfied with the new arrangements. The Alexis Platform (www.nialexisplatform.org)…Details
By MarEx 2015-04-29 20:11:02 The ocean’s wealth rivals those of the world’s leading economies, but its resources are rapidly eroding, according to a new World Wildlife Fund (WWF) report. The analysis, Reviving the Ocean Economy: The Case for Action, conservatively estimates the value of key ocean assets to be at least $24 trillion. If compared…Details
By Wendy Laursen 2015-04-29 19:49:11 Four people were found unconscious in the cargo hold of a general cargo ship in Hanstholm, Denmark, on Tuesday. One man died, and the others are now in hospital after wood pellet cargo handling operations on the 7,500dwt ship Corina arriving from Poland. The men are believed to have been…Details