Ship Project Continents

Middle East

Port of Salalah, located on the Gulf of Oman in the Arabian Sea, is undergoing a major expansion to double its general cargo handling capacity. Construction works for the expansion project started in May 2012 and are expected to be completed by mid 2014.
Qatar is currently constructing a new container port located between the municipalities of Al Wakrah and Mesaieed. The new port is set to replace the existing Doha Port when the first phase starts operating in early 2016, with an initial cargo handling capacity of two million TEU.
Dubai-based marine terminal operator DP World has opened the new Jebel Ali Container Terminal 3 (T3) in Dubai. The terminal will be the world's largest semi-automated facility, claims the company. T3 features 19 automated quay cranes and 50 automated rail mounted gantry (RMG) yard cranes, which are operated by remote…
Russia-based marine navigation systems group Transas has selected Ranger 2 acoustic positioning technology, developed by Sonardyne International, for use in two new ice-class multi-purpose salvage vessels (MPSVs) being built for the Russian Ministry of Transport. The MPSVs are currently being developed by Marine Engineering Bureau at Nordic Yards in Germany.…