Industry Sectors - Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling




Investigations Continue After Singapore Ship Fire

 30 Aug 2018

Crew on ‘COSCO Shipping Thames’ Extinguished Fire on August 23

  Carriers, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain




Maersk Partners for Bunkering Facility

 20 Aug 2018

Maersk and Royal Vopak have agreed to launch a 0.5% sulphur-fuel bunkering facility in Rotterdam, which will cater for 20% of Maersk’s global bunkering demand

  Environment and Sustainability, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping, Supply Chain


Oakland to Build $52 Million Distribution Hub

 20 Aug 2018

The Port of Oakland has announced that preliminary work will begin this October on CenterPoint Landing, a 440,000-square-foot freight distribution hub

  Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Shipping, Supply Chain


VARD to Build World’s First Autonomous Container Ship

 16 Aug 2018

Vard Holdings Limited, a builder of specialized vessels, has announced that it will produce the world’s first autonomous and electric-powered container ship

  Automation and Optimisation, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping