Stena Embla completes sea trials

Stena Embla completes sea trials

The last of Stena Line’s three new ferries destined for the Irish Sea has completed its sea trials in China’s Yellow Sea. Stena Embla is the latest next generation RoPax vessel that is being constructed at the CMI Jingling Weihai Shipyard in China. Stena Line...
RoRo vessel rolls heavily and tips trucks

RoRo vessel rolls heavily and tips trucks

Passage plans need to be revised according to weather according to The Nautical Institute. The organisation gives this warning after a RoRo had its cargo topple over in heavy weather. The incident was discussed in a recent Mars Report. The Nautical Institute gathers...
Transshipment Dutch ports down 10 per cent

Transshipment Dutch ports down 10 per cent

Transshipment of goods in Dutch seaports fell by almost 10 per cent in the first 6 months of 2020, compared with the same period a year earlier. Total transshipment amounted to 281 million tonnes. This was reported by Statistics Netherlands (CBS). In the first two...
Hartman completes conversion of Eidsvaag Omega

Hartman completes conversion of Eidsvaag Omega

Eidsvaag As acquired general cargo vessel mv Baltic to convert it to a fishfeed carrier for fishfarms in the Norwegian fjords. Hartman Marine Shipbuilding was contracted to carry this out. Hartman had to install two additional Veth thrusters, a fishfeed handling and...