Industry Sectors - Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling


​Thai Port Prepares for LNG Bunkering

 15 Jan 2018

​Japan’s Marubeni Corporation and Thai state-owned SET-listed oil and gas company, PTT Public Company Limited (PTT) have announced they have embarked on a joint feasibility study on implementing LNG bunkering in Thailand’s Laem Chabang port, according to LNG World Shipping.

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


Stricken Oil Tanker at Risk of Exploding Off China Coast

 08 Jan 2018

A Panama-registered oil tanker that collided with a freighter 257 kilometres off the east coast of Shanghai in China is now at risk of exploding and sinking

  Carriers, Container Handling, Environment and Sustainability, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port Focus, Shipping







New Ship Orders Use Langh Tech’s Energy-Efficient System

 23 Nov 2017

Langh Tech has announced that it will deliver hybrid exhaust gas scrubbers and exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) water treatment systems as part of a new energy-efficient design for ships under development with Deltamarin

  Carriers, Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping


Port of Buenos Aires Carries Out Oil Spill Drill

 26 Oct 2017

Buenos Aires Port has carried out a regulated drill to prepare it for fighting against environmental hydrocarbon pollution, completing the containment in minutes

  Mega Ship Ready, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance


Port Houston Welcomes $34 Million Post-Panamax Cranes

 24 Oct 2017

Port of Houston has set a course for capacity growth by taking delivery of $33.5 million super Post-Panamax Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes to assist in handling plastic resins

  Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Terminal Focus


Oil Barge Explosion: USCG Search and Rescue Suspended

 23 Oct 2017

The US Coast Guard has suspended its search for a missing crew member after an oil barge exploded off the coast of Port Aransas in Texas on October 20, 2017

  Environment and Sustainability, Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling, Shipping