Oil, Gas and Chemical Handling News

  08 Dec 2017
Port Technology's new edition of the journal will help you understand how to address the growing call for improved cybersecurity

Firefighters trying to put out a fire in the industrial area of the city of Kampen in The Netherlands   12 Dec 2017
Port and cargo handler insurer TT Club has spoken of the risk factors most commonly facing port authorities and terminal operators

  24 Nov 2017
Norwegian offshore support services provider NorSea Group is building power supply facilities at four of its bases along the Norwegian coastline from Hammerfest in the north to Stavanger in the south

  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

  07 Nov 2017
Port of Rotterdam Authority, Dutch natural gas supplier Gasunie and state-owned natural gas supplier EBN are studying infrastructure to capture and transport carbon dioxide in Rotterdam’s port area

  30 Oct 2017
Liquefied natural gas (LNG), the cleanest marine fuel available for large-scale shipping, has arrived at the Port of Gothenburg

  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

  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

Credit: Texas US Coast Guard District 8   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

  18 Oct 2017
JAXPORT has endorsed liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a fuel source for the maritime industry in a new video

  11 Oct 2017
The IMO is providing technical expertise to help clean up beaches in Greece that were affected by an oil spill in September after an oil tanker sank and released more than 2,500 tonnes of fuel oil and marine gas

Credit: The Public Authority for Civil Defence and Ambulance fro Oman   02 Oct 2017
Three Asian nationals have died after suffocating due to chemical inhalation at Sohar Port on Oman’s northern coast

  22 Sep 2017
AP Moller-Maersk has signed an agreement to sell Maersk Tankers to its controlling shareholder for US$1,171 Million in an all-cash transaction.

  19 Sep 2017
DP World has agreed to acquire two fellow state-owned maritime assets including shipyard and an industrial zone in Dubai from a parent company for total cash consideration of US$405 million

  15 Sep 2017
Ningbo Zhoushan port in Ningbo has received state approval to expand 8 berths, sourcing a total investment of around US$1.85 billion

  15 Sep 2017
More ports and states in the US have been exempted from the Jones Act for tankers carrying refined petroleum products, after the latest announcement from the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

  14 Sep 2017
Debris have been towed away to allow ships to access Miami Port following downgraded hurricane Irma, according to Miami Herald.

  13 Sep 2017
Diesel emissions from ships cause twice as many lighting strikes to hit the world’s busiest shipping lanes, according to a study published in Geophysical Research Letters.

  11 Sep 2017
Downgraded Hurricane Irma has caused extensive damage to the Florida Keys and closed US ports

  06 Sep 2017
Shipping operator Hapag Lloyd has noted that three of the vessels on its Latin America services have omitted calls at the Port of Houston due to the ongoing impacts of Hurricane Harvey.