Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

Largest Japan-Built Boxship Named MOL Truth

The container shipping market will soon receive new capacity as the first Japanese-built 20,170 TEU, named MOL ...

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Gallery: Bulker Aground in German Bight

Image Courtesy: Central Command for Maritime Emergencies Germany A Panamax bulk carrier ran aground in the German ...

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Maersk: Digitalization Is a Must If You Want to Survive

The rise of digitalization, the Internet, cloud computing and E-commerce is starting to revolutionize the trading ...

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GoodBulk Looking to Buy Up to 13 Capesizes

Owner and operator of dry bulkers GoodBulk Ltd has entered into an agreement to acquire 7 to 13 Capesize dry bulk ...

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Vessel Operating Costs to Rise in 2017 and 2018

Vessel operating costs are expected to increase in both 2017 and 2018, according to the latest survey by ...

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Consolidation in Container Shipping May Lead to Oligopoly

Increased consolidation among carriers driven by a continued oversupply of vessels could bring some order to the ...

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CMA CGM Boxship Grounded due to Improper Pilotage Plan

The 18,000 TEU containership CMA CGM Vasco De Gama ran aground in August 2016 as it was too far north of the ...

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Heerema Marine Axing 250 Jobs

Over 250 job cuts are planned within restructuring efforts announced on Tuesday by Heerema Marine Contractors ...

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OOCL's Mega Boxship Briefly Grounds in Suez Canal

Orient Overseas Container Line’s (OOCL) new 21,000+ TEU size containership briefly ran aground in the Suez ...

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Novatek Considering LNG Carrier Order at Zvezda

Russia’s Novatek, the majority shareholder in Yamal LNG project, is looking into a possible order of a new ...

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US Regulator Gives Nod to COSCO’s OOIL Takeover

COSCO Shipping Holdings’ takeover bid for Orient Overseas International Limited (OOIL) has passed the ...

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Uruguay Detains Stowaways Who Threatened Bulker Crew

Uruguayan Navy has detained four stowaways that threatened the crew aboard the bulk carrier Friederike. The four ...

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Two More Bodies of Dredger Crew Recovered, One Still Missing

Two more bodies of seafarers, former crew members of JBB De Rong 19 dredger, have been recovered in Singapore ...

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Breaking: Six Crew Kidnapped from Containership off Nigeria

Six crew members, including the captain, were kidnapped from the Liberian-flagged containership Demeter while the ...

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Crew Member Missing from MSC Boxship

A crew member has been reported missing from MSC containership MSC Giannina, a Geneva-based spokesperson from the ...

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124 Ships Dumped on South Asia's Beaches in Q3

Some 124 ships out of 227 ships broken in the third quarter of 2017 ended up on beaches in South Asia for dirty and ...

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Video: Brand New Fishing Ship Sinks in Chile

The 2017-built fishing vessel Seikongen has ended its sailing career too soon as the vessel sank off the port of ...

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Spotted: Maersk Embraces Its New Stingray

Maersk Supply Service has taken delivery of Maersk Installer, an 8,300 dwt subsea support vessel (SSV), from COSCO ...

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Tanker Fired Upon by Libyan Coast Guard Reaches Malta

The Comoros-flagged oil products tanker Goeast, which had been fired upon by the Libyan Coast Guard and had been ...

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Video: Tanker Crewmember Medevaced off Durban

An Indian crewmember of the oil/chemical tanker Bochem Oslo was airlifted by South Africa’s Transnet National ...

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MSC Boxship Refloated, 1 Killed by Shipping Container

The giant boxship MSC Ines which got grounded on Tuesday due to heavy weather in the entrance of the Port of Durban ...

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Video: OEEC 2017 Compilation October 10

OEEC 2017 Compilation October 10th from Navingo BV on Vimeo. Offshore Energy Exhibition and Conference (OEEC) 2017 ...

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Milaha Considering Ship Investments Across a Few Sectors

Qatari maritime and logistics company Milaha is evaluating tonnage acquisitions across several sectors at the ...

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Video: John S McCain Secures Ride to Yokosuka

US Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS John S McCain (DDG 56) has been moved in preparation for on load ...

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Spotted: 1st Ever Floating LNG STS System Launched

As the LNG industry is looking at a new era in LNG distribution, Gas Natural Fenosa and Connect LNG have made the ...

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Video: Libyan Coast Guard Fires upon Tanker

The Libyan Coast Guard has opened fire on a tanker suspected of smuggling Libyan fuel, the Coast Guard said on ...

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South Africa Gives Nod to Maersk Line's Hamburg Süd Deal

South Africa’s Competition Tribunal cleared Maersk Line’s proposed acquisition of German liner ...

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