Computational Fluid Dynamics

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

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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Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

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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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Spotted: Savannah Welcomes Four Giant Cranes

The Georgia Ports Authority welcomed the arrival of four massive ship-to-shore cranes at the Port of ...

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Milaha Sets Up Sri Lanka-Bangladesh Feeder Service

Qatar-based maritime transport and logistics conglomerate Milaha is launching a direct feeder service between Sri ...

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Nautilus: Budget Omission Disappointment for UK Seafarers

The UK could be left dependent on foreign shipping and workforces after further investment or incentives for ...

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CMA CGM’s LNG-Fuelled Behemoths to Fly French Flag

World’s third biggest container shipping major CMA CGM announced plans to register four of its 20,000 TEU + ...

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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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Wallem Takes Supramax Pair Under Its Wing

Hong Kong-based maritime solutions provider Wallem Commercial Services has added two new Supramax vessels to its ...

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BW LPG Inks Term Sheet for New USD 150 Mn Loan

Owner and operator of LPG vessels BW LPG is in the documentation stage for the refinancing of its existing USD 150 ...

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FPSO Umuroa Bags One More Contract Extension

BW Offshore has received a one-year contract extension for the lease and operation of the FPSO Umuroa. The FPSO is ...

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Transport Canada Fines 3 Ships for Violating Speed Limit

Transport Canada has issued three more CAD 6,000 penalties to vessels for alleged non-compliance with a temporary ...

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MSC Boxship, Chinese Engineering Ship Collide off China

Panama-flagged containership MSC Luciana collided with the Chinese engineering vessel Su Lian Hai 0118 off the Port ...

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Diana Shipping Remains in Red

Although it remain in the red, Greece-based dry bulk owner Diana Shipping managed to cut its net loss in the third ...

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EU Member States Okay Revised EU Emissions Trading System

The revision of the EU emissions trading system, set to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, has received an ...

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Asia-West Africa Trade on Recovery Path

The outlook for the Asia-West Africa trade is improving, but there is much ground still to recover, shipping ...

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Weak Tanker Rates Put More Pressure on Frontline

John Fredriksen-controlled tanker owner and operator Frontline ended the third quarter of 2017 in loss due to weak ...

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Ferguson Marine Splashes New LNG-Fuelled Ferry

UK-based Ferguson Marine Engineering Limited (FMEL) launched the first LNG-fuelled ferry designed and constructed ...

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Navios Holdings Delivers Loss, Closes USD 305 Mn Offering

Although its revenues increased during the third quarter of 2017, Greek shipping firm Navios Maritime Holdings ...

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MPC Container Ships Eyes Funds for More Boxships

Oslo-based containership owner MPC Container Ships is looking to raise up to USD 200 million through a private ...

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