Shipping a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

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

Malaysia: Coastal Contracts Bhd Sells Seven Vessels

Malaysia - Coastal Contracts Bhd Sells Seven Vessels

Coastal Contracts Bhd, a Malaysia-based company, won contracts for the sale of three offshore support vessels ...

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Trinidad and Tobago: GDF SUEZ Point Fortin Visits ...

Trinidad and Tobago - GDF SUEZ Point Fortin Visits Atlantic LNG Terminal

LNG history was made once again in Trinidad and Tobago with the first visit to Point Fortin by the LNG carrier ...

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Denmark: Maersk Line Appoints New CEO

Denmark-Maersk Line Appoints New CEO

Søren Skou has been appointed new CEO of Maersk Line with effect from 9 January 2012. Søren Skou was previously CEO ...

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Japan: NYK LNG Vessel, Shipmanagement Win Environmental Award

  NYK LNG carrier Broog and NYK LNG Shipmanagement Ltd., the carrier’s ship-management company, have been ...

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UAE: Jebel Ali Port Sets New Productivity Record

UAE - Jebel Ali Port Sets New Productivity Record

DP World, UAE Region has achieved a new vessel productivity benchmark when its state-of-the-art cranes hit a record ...

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China: Winland Ocean Shipping Puts New Bilk Carrier ...

Winland Ocean Shipping Puts New Bilk Carrier Into Service

Winland Ocean Shipping Corp., a global shipping Company, announced today that the company’s second new 57,000 ...

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Acta Marine, Almatug Relocat Multicat ‘Coastal ...

Acta Marine, Almatug Relocat Multicat 'Coastal Assistant' in West Africa

Acta Marine B.V. and Almatug Ltd are expanding their partnership in West Africa by strategically relocating the ...

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Norway: Statoil Increases Recovery Through Light Well ...

Statoil Increases Recovery Through Light Well Intervention

Statoil is cutting the costs of increased recovery from fields in operation by hiring in light well intervention ...

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Japan: MOL’s LNG Carrier Receives Green Award ...

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) today announced that the MOL-managed LNG carrier Al Zubarah and its ship ...

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IMO’s Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to ...

IMO's Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to Reducing Piracy Attack Proportions

At the end of a year in which the World Maritime Day theme of “Piracy: orchestrating the response” has been central ...

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Nigeria: NIMASA Finishes Auditing of Local Ships

Nigeria - NIMASA Finishes Auditing of Local Ships

Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has conducted an audit of available ships and their ...

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Rosatomflot Expects More Cargo on Northern Sea Route

  Vyacheslav Ruksha, head of nuclear icebreaker fleet operator Rosatomflot, stressed that the expected ...

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Taiwan: CSBC Delivers New Containership to Wan Hai Lines

  In order to expand its fleet capacity, Wan Hai Lines Ltd, a Taiwan-based container shipping company, took ...

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Otto Marine Deploys AHT Vessel to Africa

Otto Marine Deploys AHT Vessel to Africa

Otto Marine Limited, a leading offshore marine company which specialises in building complex offshore support ...

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Greece: Excel Maritime Announces Three New Charter Agreements

Greece - Excel Maritime Announces Three New Charter Agreements

Excel Maritime Carriers Ltd., an owner and operator of dry bulk carriers and an international provider of worldwide ...

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Taiwan: Formosa Plastics Marine Selects ABS’ ...

Taiwan - Formosa Plastics Marine Selects ABS' Asset Management Software Suite

ABS Nautical Systems announces that its fully-integrated asset management software suite NS5 has been selected for ...

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Germany: 70 Ton Bollard Pull Tug Gets Voith Propulsion System

Germany - 70 Ton Bollard Pull Tug Gets Voith Propulsion System

The port of Haifa is one of the largest ports in Israel and a key hub for trade in the Eastern Mediterranean. The ...

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Denmark: Lloyd’s List Ranks Maersk Chiefs as Most ...

Denmark - Lloyd's List Ranks Maersk Chiefs as Most Influential in Shipping Industry

Chief Executive Nils Smedegaard Andersen and Eivind Kolding at Danish shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk, ...

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Bangladesh: Western Marine Starts Construction of ...

Bangladesh - Western Marine Starts Construction of Tankers for Nurjahan Group

Western Marine, the country’s leading shipyard, laid four keels weighing 350 dwt (dead weight tonnage) each to ...

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USA: Kirby Corporation Buys Three Coastwise Tank Barges ...

USA - Kirby Corporation Buys Three Coastwise Tank Barges and Tug Units

Kirby Corporation yesterday announced the purchase of the coastwise tank barge fleet of Seaboats, Inc. and ...

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UK: DP World, Shell Open Tanker Jetty at London Gateway

UK - DP World, Shell Open Tanker Jetty at London Gateway

DP World’s London Gateway and Shell are celebrating the joint efforts to advance London Gateway into an efficient ...

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Almi Tankers SA Takes Delivery of its Eco-Friendly ...

Almi Tankers Takes Delivery of its Eco-Friendly Vessel from DSME, South Korea

Almi Tankers S.A, the expansion-minded Greek wet-market operator, yesterday took delivery of its first of 10 ...

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Denmark: Maersk Line Introduces Standard Bunker ...

Denmark - Maersk Line Introduces Standard Bunker Adjustment Factor

Maersk Line is replacing the existing Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) by its new Standard Bunker Adjustment Factor ...

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Vietnam Customs Department Seizes Illegal Tankers in ...

A Chinese tanker transporting 180 tons of DO petroleum was one of a number of illegal foreign tankers seized by the ...

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UK: Hamworthy Krystallon Installs World’s First Ever ...

Hamworthy Krystallon Installs World’s First Ever Commercial Scrubber System

Hamworthy Krystallon, the world leading marine scrubbing technology manufacturer, today installed its seawater ...

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Norway: Crude Oil Tanker Gets OceanSaver Mark I BWT System

Crude Oil Tanker Gets OceanSaver Mark I BWT System

Oceansaver has achieved a milestone for the ballast water treatment industry with the commissioning of the first ...

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South Korea: Namsung Shipping Plans to Order Three ...

South Korea - Namsung Shipping Plans to Order Three Containerships

Namsung Shipping of Korea is preparing to place a new order for three 1,850 teu containerships at an undetermined ...

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