Interview: New Panama Canal to Shift Trade Patterns


As the long-awaited inauguration of the Expanded Panama Canal approaches with less than a week left until the first ...

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Gallery: Two Golars Hook Up in Gibraltar Bay

Image Courtesy: Gibraltar Port

The Golar Ice and Golar Crystal, two LNG tankers owned by the shipping company Golar LNG, were conducting a ...

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Gallery: Two Giant Cranes Arrive at London Gateway

DP World London Gateway Port welcomed yesterday two new quayside cranes. At their highest point, they stand at 138 ...

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Gallery: Disney Magic Makes a Stop in Dublin

Dublin Port has become the first Irish port to welcome one of Disney Cruise Line’s signature ships, Disney ...

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20 Busiest Latin American, Caribbean Container Ports

Port of Santos; Image Courtesy: APM Terminals

The movement of containerized cargo through Latin American and Caribbean ports grew 1.7 percent during 2015, ...

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Interview: Clamping Down on US Port Emissions

Interview US Ports Work on Addressing Emissions Reductions

As the world tries to set up targets to cut emissions, we look at what shipping sectors are doing. The US port ...

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Spotted: Ferus Smit Splashes Arklow Cadet

Image Courtesy: Ferus Smit

The Netherlands-based shipbuilder Ferus Smit launched yesterday a newbuilding Arklow Cadet for a shipping company ...

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Gallery: Baroque Tests Panama Canal’s New Locks

Image Courtesy: Panama Canal Authority

The Panama Canal’s contracted vessel, the Neopanamax dry bulk carrier MN Baroque, traversed yesterday the new ...

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Spotted: Port Canaveral Unveils Revamped Cruise Terminal

Image Courtesy: Port Canaveral

In today’s spotted we decided to show you the Port Canaveral’s Cruise Terminal 5 in Florida that ...

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Spotted: Giant MSC’s Boxship Docks in Polish Gdansk

Image Courtesy: Port Gdansk

MSC Maya visited on June 2 the Port of Gdansk, becoming the biggest containership ever to visit the port. The ...

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Infographic: Shipping Industry Needs to Raise CSR Awareness

Image Courtesy: MSC

The shipping industry needs to increase Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) awareness as on average less than 50 ...

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Interview: Most Ship Owners Still Opt for Worst Yards

Image Courtesy: NGO Shipbreaking Platform/Tomàs Halda 2010

In light of the overcapacity issue currently causing the majority of woes in the shipping industry, this year could ...

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VIDEO: Finlandia Gets New Scrubber

Image Courtesy: DFDS Seaways

Danish manufacturer Marine Exhaust Technology, part of ME Production, has completed the installation of an exhaust ...

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VIDEO: Queen Mary 2 to Regain Its Shine

Image Courtesy: Blohm + Voss

On May 27, Queen Mary 2 docked at Hamburg’s terminal Steinwerder carrying 2,000 passengers. In the next few ...

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Spotted: Nevsky Flaunts Its Largest Ship

In today’s spotted we bring you the Academician Pashin – the first tanker built for the Russian ...

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Who Will Gain the Most from Expanded Panama Canal?

Image Courtesy: ACP

The container shipping sector is bracing for a major impact from the long-awaited opening of the expanded Panama ...

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VIDEO: World’s Largest Cruise Ship on Display in ...

Image Courtesy: Port of Rotterdam

Harmony of the Seas, the largest cruise ship in the world, arrived yesterday morning at the Cruise Port Rotterdam. ...

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VesselsValue CEO: Value of Majority Ship Types at Record Low

Richard Rivlin, CEO and founder of VV; Image Courtesy: VesselsValue

In May 2011, the mapping, ship search and valuation provider, VesselsValue launched its business operation, ...

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Spotted: New Constant Joins CMES’ Ranks

In a colorful arrival, China Merchants Energy Shipping (CMES) welcomed yesterday its new very large crude carrier ...

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Spotted: Elandra Oak Completes LSC’s Tanker Trio

Image Courtesy: Latvian Shipping Company

As we like to put a spotlight on the newbuilds in our spotted articles, in today’s feature we bring you the ...

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Spotted: Largest Cruise Ship Ever Berths in Southampton

Royal Caribbean’s colossal cruise ship Harmony of the Seas arrived today in Southampton, the UK, becoming ...

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VIDEO: Giant Cruise Ship Parade at German Rostock Port

Image Courtesy: Princess Cruises

Germany’s Rostock Port Warnemünde had a busy Wednesday last week, welcoming three large cruise ships, Regal ...

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Interview: Kidnappings for Ransom Easy and Less Risky


In 2016, piracy has yet again emerged as one of the key problems seafarers face during their voyages at sea. A ...

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Spotted: DCT Gdańsk’s T2 Berth Gets 1st STS Cranes

The month of May has begun at Poland’s DCT Gdańsk terminal with the arrival of a multipurpose vessel owned by ...

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Garden State Slips into the Water at NASSCO

Image Courtesy: NASSCO

Californian shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO launched and christened on May 7 in San Diego another ECO Class ...

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Gallery: New Viking Named with a Bang

Image Courtesy: Viking Ocean Cruises

Viking Ocean Cruises, part of Viking Cruises, has christened its second ocean-going cruise ship, Viking Sea, on the ...

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Gallery: Adonia Cracks the Cuban Code

Image Courtesy: Carnival Corporation

Fathom’s Adonia arrived in the Port of Havana yesterday morning, becoming the first U.S. cruise line to sail ...

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