12 Tips to Protect Yourself in 2015

12 Tips to Protect Yourself in 2015

As 2015 nears, many of us look towards the future with plans to improve our lives: perhaps you’ll pledge to ...

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GALLERY: Damen Revamps Astor and Marco Polo

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Damen Shiprepair Vlissingen (DSV) has completed refurbishment of cruise ships Astor and Marco Polo, both operated ...

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MSC Rachele Runs Aground

MSC Rachele Runs Aground

MSC’s containership Rachele has run aground on a sandbank in Western Scheldt (Westerschelde) estuary off ...

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VIDEO: A Rescue Story from the Sea

A Rescue Story from the Sea

The sea is often unrelenting and unforgiving which for those braving the stormy waters proved to be very dangerous ...

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Three Die in Oceania Cruise Ship Fire

Three Die in Oceania Cruise Ship Fire

Three people died, one crewmember and two contractors, in an engine room fire that broke out Thursday, December 11 ...

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VIDEO: Intelligent Ship Bridges

Intelligent Ship Bridges

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Rolls-Royce today unveiled their latest vision of Ship Intelligence ...

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Infographic: Deadliest Sea Crossings in 2014

Deadliest Sea Crossings in 2014

Thousands of people embark on life-threatening journeys in an attempt to find asylum in more developed countries, ...

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Update: MUA Takes Industrial Action against DP World

MUA Resorts to Industrial Action against DP World

DP World has issued updates on terminal operations in Melbourne, Sydney and Fremantle targeted by industrial action ...

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Vietnamese Crew Member Killed in Pirate Attack

Vietnamese Crew Member Killed in Pirate Attack

A crew member of a Vietnamese tanker VP Asphalt 2 has been killed by pirates in a hijacking attack on Sunday ...

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MPHRP Outraged by Court Decision to Compensate Pirates

MPHRP Outraged by Court Decision on Compensation to Pirates

Decision of the European Court of Human Rights is repugnant and insulting to all seafarers who have survived piracy ...

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World’s Largest Container Ship Starts Maiden Voyage

World's Largest Container Ship Starts Maiden Voyage

19,100 TEU CSCL Globe, the world’s largest container ship and the first in a series of five same-sized ships ...

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Infographic: Polar Code and Ship Safety

Infographic Polar Code and Ship Safety

This November the International Maritime Organization (IMO) adopted the International Code for Ships Operating in ...

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Image of the Day: Bourbon Orca Chillin’ in Malta

Image of the Day Bourbon Orca Chillin' in Malta

The image shows Bourbon Orca moored in Freeport Malta. The city in the background is called Birżebbuġa. As the ...

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Interview: Dealing with Ebola

Dealing with Ebola

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has already had a significant impact on the shipping industry. West African ...

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VIDEO: New Suez Canal Project Update

Video New Suez Canal Project Update

On October 18 the Egypt’s Suez Canal Authority, awarded the contract for the New Suez Canal to an ...

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Image of the Day: Where Does the Sea End and the Sky Begin?

Image of the Day: Where Does the Sea End and the Sky Begin?

Navion Europa is a 1995-built oil products tanker owned by Navion Offshore Loading AS, and operated by ...

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Image of the Day: Somewhere Under the Rainbow

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U.S. Marines assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (31st MEU) are seen here maneuvering an amphibious ...

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Interactive Image: How Well do You Know Ship Parts?

Ship parts

Have you ever struggled with the names and definitions of sections on a ship? This interactive image pinpoints the ...

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Image of the Day: Squeezing through Corinth Canal

Corinth Canal

The Corinth Canal is a canal located in Greece that connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf in the ...

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Image of the Day: Hovering above the Ocean

Hovering above the Ocean

Would you like to walk above the water? Take a look at this Princess Seawalk, which provides passengers with ...

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Image of the Day: Rigged Up!

Image of the Day: Rigged Up!

On October 8, 2014, Coslprospector, the fourth semi-submersible drilling rig being built for China Oilfield ...

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Image of the Day: Enjoying the Sunset

Image of the Day

Even the biggest ships like CMA CGM Marco Polo need some rest from a hard day’s work. The image shows CMA ...

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VIDEO: Innovative Shipbuilding Construction for Anthem ...

Anthem of the Seas

Anthem of the Seas, the second of the three 167,800-ton, 4,180-passenger next-generation Royal Caribbean cruise ...

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VIDEO: Oasis of the Seas Enters Keppel Shipyard

Oasis of the Seas Keppel

Oasis of the Seas, the world’s largest and most innovative cruise ship, arrived at the Keppel Verlome shipyard in ...

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Haiti Shipwreck Not Columbus’ Santa Maria

Haiti Shipwreck Not Columbus' Santa Maria

A UNESCO mission of experts has concluded that a shipwreck near Haiti, cannot have been the flagship of Christopher ...

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Image of the Day: Get Ready for Tropical Storm

Get Ready for Tropical Storm

The photo has been taken before a tropical storm by Bourbon Orca’s workers located in the Mediterranean Sea. ...

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VIDEO: Unmanned Swarmboats Coming Soon

Video: Unmanned Swarmboats Coming Soon

The U.S. Office of Naval Research (ONR) has reportedly made a technological breakthrough that will allow any ...

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