Shipping a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

Lars Lange, IUMI Secretary-General, speaks of numerous challenges related to cyber risk insurance

Brokers: Oldendorff Carriers Adds Three Ultramax BCs

German shipping company Oldendorff Carriers has been tied to an order for three 62,000 dwt bulk carriers at ...

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Canada Sends Its First LNG to China in Container

Canada has sent its first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to China by a containership as part of a pilot ...

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Hoegh LNG Pulls the Plug on FSRU Charter Deal with GEI

Owner and operator of floating LNG import terminals Höegh LNG Holdings has terminated the 20-year charter contract ...

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Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

Thenamaris Orders Aframax Pair

Athens-based ship manager Thenamaris has placed an order for two 111,900 dwt Aframax tankers with Japanese ...

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COSCO Shipping Closes Another Dormant Business

COSCO Shipping International (Singapore) has decided to formally dismiss its dormant subsidiary, Cos Knight ...

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DHT Holding Disposes of Oldest VLCC Trio

Crude oil tanker company DHT Holdings has joined its counterparts in the shedding of outdated tonnage as part of ...

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Ferry Crashes into Port Building, 181 Passengers Evacuated

The Indonesian-flagged Jetliner ferry carrying 181 passengers on board smashed into a port office building while ...

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Antwerp Port Authority, FPIM Buy Stake in NxtPort

The Antwerp Port Authority and Belgian Federal Participation & Investment Company (FPIM) are to jointly acquire ...

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ZIM Cautiously Optimistic as It Sails Back to Black in Q3

Israeli container shipping company ZIM reaped the fruits of the market recovery and returned to the black in the ...

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IMO: Canada Provides Financial Support for Polar Code

The Government of Canada has provided a financial contribution of CAD 500,000 (around USD 393,000) in an effort to ...

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Gallery: Ship Suffering Engine Failure Rescued off Scotland

A general cargo vessel broke down half a mile offshore in Sinclair’s Bay, Scotland, in the morning hours of ...

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Ophir Opts for Alternative Financing for Fortuna FLNG

Africa’s first deepwater FLNG project situated in Equatorial Guinea, Fortuna FLNG, has been faced with some ...

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France Turning to LNG as Marine Fuel, Bolstering Ports

The French state will modify its regulations to facilitate the uptake of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine ...

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Maritime Information Warfare 2017

Maritime Information Warfare will focus on the growing need for navies to develop their information exploitation capabilities…

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INTERNATIONAL GREEN SHIPPING AND TECHNOLOGY SUMMIT

The Summit will gather key marine experts and companies around the globe which have a big influence in the industry…

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The CWC 18th Annual World LNG Summit & Awards Evening

The CWC World LNG Summit will continue to give you access to premium networking opportunities as it brings together the who’s who…

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Marintec China 2017

The largest maritime event in Asia Pacific, Marintec China connects maritime professionals from the entire shipbuilding supply chain together.

Over the years, Marintec China has grown to reflect the size and importance of the Asian maritime market. 2015 event is another record-breaking edition with the largest exhibition area and the highest number of industry professionals attending ever. The encouraging figures proven that China remains one of the major shipbuilding nations and Marintec China has been the most authoritative platform in Asia.

With the maritime industry facing great opportunities but also many challenges, it is important for the industry to connect and engage more to ultimately win new business in globally-significant markets. A visit to Marintec China is a great way to learn about the latest technology and innovation of the supply industry, a platform for industry professional to meet face to face, make connection and do business.

Marintec China is poised to be the definitive event and is undoubtedly a must-attend for all involved in the maritime industry.

Marintec China will be held from 5 to 8 December 2017 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Shanghai, China and continue its dedication to serve as the “LEADING” platform “CONNECTING” the community and “STRENGTHENING” the maritime industry.

Marintec China offers the perfect opportunity for companies serving the maritime market to showcase their innovations, products and services to a wide audience. A platform for face to face meetings in business, creating new relationships and consolidating existing ones.

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Euronav Sells Its Oldest VLCC

Antwerp-based tanker owner and operator Euronav has disposed of Artois, the oldest very large crude carrier (VLCC) ...

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First Stretched Breeze Ship Handed Over to Finnlines

Finland-based ro-ro and passenger services operator Finnlines has taken delivery of its first lengthened Breeze ...

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Iceland Accedes to Air Pollution Treaty

Iceland has ratified the International Maritime Organization (IMO) treaty covering the prevention of air pollution ...

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Indian Captain Lived Alone on Tanker for a Year

An Indian captain was left to his own devices for a year on board an oil tanker Hamed 2, which was abandoned by its ...

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MPC Container Ships Collects USD 175 Mn in Fresh Funds

In only 24 hours, Oslo-based containership owner MPC Container Ships raised around USD 175 million through a ...

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Uptake of LNG as Fuel Slower than Expected

In 2012, DNV GL predicted that by 2020, the LNG-fuelled fleet would comprise around 1,000 vessels. Three years ...

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Saudi Flag Raised on Bahri’s Fifth VLCC Newbuild

Saudi Arabia’s Public Transport Authority (PTA) has raised the country’s flag on Shaden, a very large ...

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Trump Administration Sanctions 20 North Korean Ships

In a latest wave of measures aimed at disrupting North Korea’s “illicit funding of its unlawful nuclear ...

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Paradise Papers: What They Really Mean for Shipping?

The release of the Paradise Papers, a global investigation that revealed the offshore activities of some of the ...

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StealthGas Offloads Two Oldies

As part of its fleet renewal strategy, LPG shipping company StealthGas has sold two of its oldest vessels, the ...

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Ship Finance International's Profit Up in Q3

Bermuda-based shipowner Ship Finance International (SFI) ended the third quarter of this year with a net income of ...

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Petronas, Partners Pen Ship-to-Ship LNG Transfer Deal

 Petronas LNG (PLL), a subsidiary of Petronas LNG Sdn. Bhd (PLSB), signed a two-year service agreement with Argo ...

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