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BIG PIC: Bahri continues VLCC domination Bahri took delivery of the new vessel at HHI’s Mokpo shipyard in South Jeolla Province, South Korea, bringing the number of VLCCs in its fleet to 39 while increasing its total fleet size to 86.

BIG PIC: Bahri continues VLCC domination

Bahri has further expanded its multipurpose fleet with the addition of ‘ASLAF’, a 300,000-dwt VLCC built by Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) in South Korea.

 •   BIG PIC: ABB ensure safe passage for VLCC super tankers
 •   Bahri takes delivery of 38th VLCC ‘Maharah’
 •   Bahri takes delivery of 37th VLCC


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Gulf Navigation expands fleet, develops shipyard in Khor Fakkan

Gulf Navigation expands fleet, develops shipyard in Khor Fakkan

Dubai-based Gulf Navigation Holding has embarked on an ambitious fleet expansion programme that aims to increase the size of its fleet to 36 ships by 2021.
 
CMA-CGM expands India-GCC shipping services

CMA-CGM expands India-GCC shipping services

French based CMA-CGM, a member of the Ocean Alliance, has launched a new INDIAMED service between the Arabian Gulf and Mumbai.
 
COSCO and OOCL in planned US $6.3-billion merger

COSCO and OOCL in planned US $6.3-billion merger

Merged shipping lines COSCO and OOCL will be third largest in the world and spur further consolidation in global shipping.
 
Bahri Logistics expands Egyptian breakbulk and ro-ro services

Bahri Logistics expands Egyptian breakbulk and ro-ro services

Alexandria becomes Bahri Logistics’ third direct port call in Egypt after Suez and Port Said, expanding breakbulk and ro-ro services.
 

 

DP World opens new Limassol mega-cruise terminal

DP World opens new Limassol mega-cruise terminal

A new, modern cruise terminal designed to accommodate the largest cruise ships, is scheduled to open in the summer at DP World Limassol port, the Dubai-based company has announced.
 
Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian considering Dubai season

Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian considering Dubai season

Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian cruise lines reportedly in talks to homeport cruise ships at the new Dubai Harbour cruise terminal after 2019.
 
UAE goes head-to-head with 11 other countries in bid for IMO council

UAE goes head-to-head with 11 other countries in bid for IMO council

The UAE is competing with 11 other countries in a bid for Category B membership in the International Maritime Organization’s Executive Council.
 
FOCUS: Hundreds of seafarers held captive off UAE coast

FOCUS: Hundreds of seafarers held captive off UAE coast

It is the hidden humanitarian crisis in the underbelly of the MENA supply chain, hundreds of mariners from South Asia and the Philippines are being held captive by their employers in UAE waters.
 
GAC Fujairah to provide logistics support to KOTC

GAC Fujairah to provide logistics support to KOTC

GAC Fujairah has been awarded a husbandry contract by the Kuwait Oil Tanker Company (KOTC) to provide ship supply services, spare parts handling and a range of other logistical services in Fujairah, Khor Fakkan and Singapore.
 
Maersk Line briefly crippled by major ransomware attack

Maersk Line briefly crippled by major ransomware attack

Maersk Line was unable to take bookings globally on Wednesday after a sustained cyber-attack by Petya ransomware that forced it to cancel some port calls and “shut down” IT and communications infrastructure as a security measure.
 
PICS: Largest multi-purpose supply vessel ever in MENA

PICS: Largest multi-purpose supply vessel ever in MENA

The vessel is the largest multipurpose supply and logistical support unit in the Middle East.
 
Merged UASC and Hapag-Lloyd to be based in DIFC

Merged UASC and Hapag-Lloyd to be based in DIFC

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) will be the Middle East headquarters for the combined UASC and Hapag-Lloyd shipping lines following their merger.
 
Gulftainer mark Evergreen maiden call at Saudi terminal

Gulftainer mark Evergreen maiden call at Saudi terminal

The 14,000 TEU Tampa Triumph container ship has made a maiden call at Gulftainer’s Northern Container Terminal in Saudi Arabia.
 
Bahri takes delivery of 38th VLCC ‘Maharah’

Bahri takes delivery of 38th VLCC ‘Maharah’

Bahri adds 38th VLCC to its growing fleet of multipurpose vessels with 300,000-dwt ‘MAHARAH’ the second VLCC delivery of 2017 with 8 more on order.
 
Bahri provides at-sea training for KAU students

Bahri provides at-sea training for KAU students

Bahri provides job opportunities and on-board training to Maritime Studies graduates of King Abdulaziz University.
 




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