Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

US Navy Intercepts North Korean Ship

  The US Navy has intercepted a North Korean ship suspected of carrying missile technology to Myanmar two ...

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West Australian Shipbuilder Austal to Build Eight ...

  Minister for Home Affairs, Brendan O’Connor, today announced the preferred tenderer to build the next ...

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US Navy’s Newest Aircraft Carrier Enters Mediterranean Sea

  The Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), transited the Strait of Gibraltar and ...

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HMS Mersey Prevents Tragedy in English Channel

  A tragedy has been avoided in the English Channel, thanks to the actions of a Royal Navy warship and her ...

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Russia: Nuclear-Powered Ballistic Missile Submarine ...

  Nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine (SSBN) Yury Dolgoruky built by Sevmash shipyard in Severodvinsk ...

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Canada: HMCS Calgary Arrives at Victoria Shipyards to ...

  HMCS Calgary arrived at Victoria Shipyards in Esquimalt Monday morning to launch a five-year, $351-million, ...

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US Navy’s San Antonio Starts Out to Complete ...

The amphibious transport dock San Antonio set sail today to complete the second half of its two-part series of sea ...

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Australia: Anzac Class Frigate Hands over Maritime ...

The 190 men and women of HMAS Stuart are returning to their home port in Sydney, after a successful six-month ...

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Aircraft Carrier USS George Washington Starts Sea Trials

  The aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) returned to sea, departing her forward-operating port of ...

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UK: Royal Navy Officially Names New Antarctic Patrol Vessel

  The Royal Navy’s new Antarctic patrol vessel was officially named as HMS Protector at a ceremony in ...

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French Warship Successfully Releases Vessel with Two ...

  A vessel with two Ukrainian sailors on board was successfully released from pirate captivity by a French ...

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US Navy Amphibious Transport Dock Ship Receives Blue ...

  Amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20) earned its first Blue “H” – Navy Surgeon General’s ...

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EU NAVFOR Completes 100th African Union Mission in ...

  As part of the EU/UN co-operation, EU NAVFOR is providing protection to the UN chartered vessels supplying ...

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USA: Massachusetts Maritime Academy Seeks to Add Navy ...

  A recent visit from a high-ranking Navy official and Lt. Gov. Timothy Murray could soon mean thousands of ...

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JSC Sevmash Shipyard Pays Over USD 43 Million to ...

  JSC Sevmash Shipyard executed decision of Stockholm court and paid over $43 mln to Norwegian shipping ...

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Danish Navy Arrests Greenpeace Activists on Leiv ...

  The Danish navy has reportedly confronted and arrested a crew of environmental activists “occupying” a ...

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Cassidian Develops Innovative Solutions to Protect ...

  Cassidian, the defence and security division of EADS, will develop innovative solutions to protect ships of ...

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Iran Navy Saves Foreign Ship from Pirates in Indian Ocean

  The Islamic Republic of Iran navy saved a MV Ocean bulk carrier as it confronted pirates for the 12th time ...

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UK Navy Rents MV Polarbjorn to Protect Falklands

  The ice-breaker MV Polarbjorn, which is being renamed HMS Protector, will be commissioned into the Royal ...

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The Netherlands: SIGMA-Class Frigate Passes Sea ...

  During the SAT, a very intensive program was carried out in which the platform as well as the sensor weapons ...

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Ghana to Get Aircraft Carriers from Brazil

  President John Evans Atta Mills on Monday announced that Ghana was in the process of acquiring two aircraft ...

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Pipavav Shipyard Wins Order to Manufacture Gun Boats ...

  Pipavav Shipyard has won a Rs 2500 crore order from the Indian navy to manufacture gun boats. The order was ...

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USA: General Dynamics Signs USD 744.1 Million MLP Ships ...

  General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co., San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $744,129,956 ...

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Russia to Begin Sea Trials of First Strategic ...

  Russia will soon begin the final sea trials of the first strategic nuclear-powered fourth generation ...

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Iran: Country’s Naval Forces Plan to Build ...

  Commander of Iran’s Navy Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari says the country’s naval forces plan to build ...

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Indian Navy to Build Naval Ships, Submarines

  Marking a modernisation spree, Indian Navy is constructing 34 ships and submarines and is in the process of ...

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Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Fabrication on USS San ...

  Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, announced today that it has begun ...

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