The International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments - Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention - adopted by IMO in 2004 has entered into force on September 8, 2017.
A South Korean company has been contracted to build 15 ice-breaking tanker vessels for Russia. During the 2017 Eastern Economic Forum, Russian President Vladimir Putin said the 15 tankers is for transporting Liquified natural gas (LNG) from Yamal LNG project.
The Dockwise Vanguard which is the world’s largest semi-submersible heavy lift ship transports floating dock belonging to BLRT Grupp from Montenegro to Lithuania this August.
Unithai Shipyard and Engineering Limited based in Thailand is set to begin operation of its new Floating Dock for large vessels in the Country.