Land & Water’s amphibious and soft-terrain, long-reach excavator, WK90. Credit: Land & Water

Land & Water is to develop a wetland near Rainham, UK, to create a habitat for protected migratory bird species through the re-use of dredged material.

Egyptian port Alexandria

As utilisation levels increase, Egypt’s ports are looking to both domestic and international investors to fund expansion projects.

Sultan bin Sulayem

Rapid economic expansion in Ethiopia has highlighted the need for additional transhipment hubs in east Africa to support growing trade.

Sinotrans Shanghai

The Chinese state-owned group established a joint venture in North Korea before sanctions were imposed; commercial issues could arise

D’Amico group chairman Paolo d’Amico

Paolo d’Amico will take up his new role at DIS on 1 January 2019, the day after current chief executive Marco Fiori is due to stand down for personal reasons.

Ren Yuanlin

The largest non-state-owned Chinese shipbuilder, which is listed in Singapore, disclosed its ambition when it announced results for the third quarter of 2018 on 7 November.

DS Norden's Atlantic Muse

The Danish shipping company sees opportunities in the tanker market amid a revival in crude tanker rates

KSL Sydney

The incident came two days after another merchant ship was reportedly approached by three small boats with four or five people on board near Bab al Mandab between Yemen and Horn of Africa.

Vessels on the Yangtze River

Vessel designs are being finalised and the company is working on other project-related agreements, the company told Fairplay.

Tanger Med port in 2016

With Morocco’s long coasts on the Atlantic and Mediterranean and a strategic position on the Strait of Gibraltar, the country is implementing huge port construction and expansion projects to accommodate an anticipated surge in seaborne trade for itself and the rest of Africa.