Ships Archive

News from IMO: Focus on GHG emissions from ships

Nearly 300 delegates from IMO Member States, international NGOs and intergovernmental organizations have gathered at IMO Headquarters in London for the first meeting of the Intersessional Working Group on Reduction of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions from Ships (26-30 June). The group, which is meeting in a closed session, will provide a report to next week’s session

Connecting ships, ports and people theme launched by IMO Secretary-General

World Maritime Day 2017: Connecting ships, ports and people The importance of coherent and connected development across all maritime sectors will feature strongly in IMO’s work this year, as the Organization focuses on its World Maritime Day theme “Connecting ships, ports and people”. The theme for 2017 was launched by IMO Secretary-General Lim during a

TMK ships a batch of LDP to Turkmenenegro

TMK, one of the world’s leading producers of tubular products for the oil and gas industry, has shipped large diameter longitudinal pipe (LDP) to Turkmenenergo State Power Corporation of Turkmenistan’s Ministry of Energy to support the construction of a gas supply pipeline to the Mary-3 gas turbine power plant. The shipment totalled more than 17 thousand tonnes

TMK ships premium tubular products for Gazprom’s Chayandinskoye field

TMK, one of the world’s leading producers of tubular products for the oil and gas industry, has shipped a large batch of premium threaded connection pipe to Gazprom Dobycha Noyabrsk. The shipment comprised casing pipe with TMK GF and TMK FMC threaded connections, as well as tubing pipe with TMK FMT threaded connections. The shipment totalled over 4.5 kt.

Primetals Technologies ships highest capacity roll unit for Chinese wire rod mill

Highest capacity available for high speed finishing stands • New roll unit has 40-long ton (394 kN) separating force • Rolls at low temperatures and high speeds Primetals Technologies has produced the market’s highest capacity 250 mm ultra heavy-duty (UHD) roll unit for high speed wire rod mills in the first phase of a high

TMK GIPI ships casing pipe for PDO

The Sultanate’s leading pipe manufacturer, TMK Gulf International Pipe Industry (TMK GIPI) LLC, TMK’s Omani plant, was recently awarded a 18,400 tonnes of OCTG (threaded and coupled casing pipes) order from Petroleum Development Oman (PDO). These high strength casing pipes are used in well operations for oil development and drilling projects by PDO. Petroleum Development

BHP Billiton Ships One Billion Tonnes of Iron Ore to Japan

BHP Billiton today celebrated the shipment of its one billionth tonne of iron ore to Japan with customers, joint venture participants and employees in Port Hedland, Western Australia. BHP Billiton President Iron Ore Jimmy Wilson and BHP Billiton President HSE, Marketing and Technology Mike Henry were joined by joint venture participants ITOCHU Corporation (ITOCHU) and

TMK Ships Line Pipe to Saudi Aramco

TMK has shipped over 2,000 tonnes of X60-grade line pipes produced by Volzhsky Pipe Plant to Saudi Aramco (Saudi Arabia), the biggest international oil company. Prior to that, Aramco Overseas Company and TVD experts representing Saudi Aramco’s interests audited the pipe production processes at Volzhsky Pipe Plant. “Saudi Aramco is the major tubular products consumer

EVRAZ ships its’ first delivery of Russian-made 100-meter rails to Oktyabrskaya Railway

The first lot of 100-meter head-hardened R65 DT-350 rails manufactured by EVRAZ ZSMK have been shipped to RZhD (Russian Railways). EVRAZ is the only company in Russia and CIS – and only the third worldwide – to have launched the production and supply of this innovative product. The first delivery of EVRAZ’s 100-meter rails was

TMK ships LDP for Bovanenkovo-Ukhta pipeline

 TMK, one of the world’s leading suppliers of tubular products for the oil and gas industry, has shipped large diameter pipes (LDP) made by its Volzhsky Pipe Plant for the Gazprom-led Bovanenkovo-Ukhta pipeline construction. TMK, one of the world’s leading suppliers of tubular products for the oil and gas industry, has shipped large diameter pipes