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Marubeni and PTT start a joint feasibility study for an LNG bunkering project at Laem Chabang Port in Thailand
Marubeni Corporation (“Marubeni”) says it started a joint feasibility study with PTT Public Company Limited (“PTT”), Thailand`s national petroleum and petrochemical company, which aims at implementing LNG refueling to ships (“LNG bunkering”) in Laem Chabang Port, the largest industrial port in Thailand.
Star Cruises: Laem Chabang homeport for Gulf of Thailand cruises
Star Cruises has announced that it will use Laem Chabang port as the home port for its SuperStar Gemini liner. Star Cruises is the third-largest cruise line in the world. This is a move that will support Thailand's emergent maritime tourism business. http://www.bangkokpost.com/learning/advanced/1223866/star-cruises-laem-chabang-port-for-gulf-of-thailand-cruises
Vast new floating dock underlines Unithai Shipyard’s status as best in Thailand
Unithai Shipyard and Engineering Limited, Thailand’s premier shipyard, continues to expand its capabilities in ship-repair services in response to clients’ needs. Most recently a floating dock arrived at the shipyard in Laem Chabang deep-sea port, greatly enhancing her range of services. The new dock, delivered last month, has been designed with the particular of 984 feet in length, 170 feet wide and boasted a lifting capacity of 48,000 tonnes, making it the largest floating dock in Thailand. With this facility and an acclaimed highly skilled workforce, Unithai Shipyard is able to increase operational capacity in ship-repair services for owners of vessels around the globe, all the while guaranteeing the highest quality, maximum safety and on-time delivery at competitive costs. http://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/vast-new-floating-dock-underlines-unithai-shipyards-status-as-best-in-thailand/Upload News