Logan Industries Launches US Scrubber Repair Service

Texas-based hydraulic repair, manufacturing and rental company Logan Industries says will offer a high-alloy welding scrubber repair service from all coasts of the U.S. for the global marine shipping and cruise line industries.Exhaust scrubbers…

Old Dominion Freight Line reports solid February update

ODFL reported that revenue per day increased 9.2% compared to February 2020, which was driven by a 5.9% increase in LTL tons per day, as well as an increase in LTL revenue per hundredweight. And it added that the change in LTL tons per day was due to a 4.1% increase in LTL weight per shipment.

National diesel average tops $3 per gallon mark for the first time in more than a year, reports EIA

With a 9.9-cent increase, this week’s average came in at $3.072 per gallon, which was slightly above the 9.7-cent gain, for the week of February 22, at $2.973 per gallon. This outpaced the 7.5-cent increase, to $2.876 per gallon, for the week of February 15, and the 6.3-cent increase to $2.801, for the week of February 8.

The Path to Zero: Haldor Topsoe Signs On

Haldor Topsoe and Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping formalized their collaboration by signing a Partnership Agreement whereas Topsoe becomes an official partner to the Center, committing to a long-term strategic collaboration…

ClassNK Releases new PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Software

ClassNK released the latest version of its design support software PrimeShip-HULL (HCSR) Ver.8.0.0 developed in response to the IACS Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tankers (CSR BC & OT). The new version incorporates the latest…

Sølvtrans Invests in Live Fish Carrier Fleet

Kongsberg Maritime wins contract with Myklebust Verft to deliver innovative low-emission LFC for Sølvtrans.Kongsberg Maritime signed a $8.2m contract with Norwegian shipyard Myklebust Verft to design and equip a new Live Fish Carrier (LFC) for live fish transportation company Sølvtrans.

Ocean Infinity to Buy MMT

US-based seabed survey and ocean exploration company Ocean Infinity on Tuesday said it had agreed to acquire the Sweden-based subsea survey firm MMT."Ocean Infinity and MMT are excited to announce an acquisition that brings together MMT’s deep…

TPM21: Increasing vaccinations will eventually ease US port congestion

How quickly the backup of containers and freight in US ports diminishes depends on how quickly the US gets the COVID-19 pandemic under control with more...

Satellite Data Company Spire to Go Public in Latest SPAC Space Deal

Satellite data company Spire Global Inc said on Monday it has agreed to go public through a merger with blank-check acquisition firm NavSight Holdings Inc at a $1.6 billion valuation.It is the latest example of a special purpose acquisition…

All at Sea – Charity Helps Children Stay Learning on Remote Islets

It’s home learning, but not as we know it. As children in the UK wave goodbye to home school this World Book Day (March 4), hundreds of pupils in the Philippines are still getting their schoolwork delivered to them – by boat.Schools in the Philippines…