Navig8 Chemical Tankers Takes First Fukuoka Newbuild

Navig8 Chemical Tankers has taken delivery of the Navig8 Spica, a 25,000 dwt stainless steel chemical tanker, from ...

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Video: Batmobile Spotted in Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles has shared a video of the Batmobile arriving to APL Terminal’s Pier 300, with a ...

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StealthGas Posts Record Revenues in 1Q

StealthGas, a shipping company serving the LPG sector, reported record revenues in the first quarter of 2017, ...

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ICTSI Pulls Plug on Lekki Port Project in Nigeria

Manila-based container terminal operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) has terminated an ...

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Port of Melbourne Has Victoria Covered Until 2055

Australia’s state of Victoria will not need a second major container port until capacity at the Port of ...

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VLCC Newbuild Joins Thenamaris' Fleet

Greek shipping company Thenamaris revealed it has taken delivery of Seatriumph, a very large crude carrier (VLCC) ...

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Export Credit Norway Offers Retrofit Loans

Following the IMO ratifications of the ballast water and exhaust gas treaties, Export Credit Norway is ...

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Japanese Consortium to Develop Autonomous Shipping System

Japan’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transportation and Tourism has selected a joint project led ...

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Hunter Maritime Acquisition Extends Tender Offer

The Marshall Islands-based Hunter Maritime Acquisition Corp. has extended its previously announced tender offer to ...

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Euronav Tied to VLCC Sale

Antwerp-based tanker owner and operator Euronav has been linked to a sale of TI Topaz, a very large crude carrier ...

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Over 30 Migrants Die after Falling from Overcrowded Boat

Over thirty people drowned, including seven children, after an overcrowded wooden boat with approximately 750 ...

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Djibouti Opens New Port

Djibouti has formally inaugurated the Doraleh Multipurpose Port (DMP), a versatile port complex which is part of ...

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Diana Shipping Finds Work for Bulker Pair

Athens-based dry bulk specialist Diana Shipping has entered into time charter contracts for two of its vessels, ...

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IEA: Shipping Lagging Behind in CO2 Reduction

The shipping industry will have to commit to more ambitious policies, and fast, if it wants to get on track with ...

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Nasdaq Warns Diana Containerships

Greece-based containership owner Diana Containerships has breached the minimum bid price requirement of USD 1 per ...

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Rickmers Trust Wraps Up Sale of First Five Ships to Navios

Cash-strapped Rickmers Trust Management, Singapore-based trustee-manager of Rickmers Maritime, has completed the ...

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US Ports Get Funds for Deepening Projects

The US is investing in deepening projects to allow for the arrival of ever bigger ships in its ports, according to ...

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Dubai Mulls USD 1 Billion Shipping Investment Fund

Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) is considering setting up a USD 1 billion fund to boost investments in ...

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Odfjell Admits to Violating US Probation

Singapore-based Odfjell Asia II Pte Ltd, which was convicted in 2014 of violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from ...

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Navios Holdings Sees Red Ink

Greek shipping firm Navios Maritime Holdings widened its net loss in the first quarter of 2017, reaching USD 48.7 ...

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Boxship Captain Commits Suicide During Transatlantic Voyage

A captain of a container ship has apparently committed suicide during a voyage from New York, United States to ...

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Port Everglades Gets Nod for USD 438 Million Expansion

Florida’s Port Everglades has received unanimous approval from the Broward County Board of County ...

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OOCL France Becomes Largest Ship to Transit Panama Canal

Image Courtesy: Panama Canal Authority The Panama Canal welcomed the 13,208 TEU OOCL France on May 24, the largest ...

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Better Rates Reduce Star Bulk’s Loss

Improved charter rates helped the Greek dry bulk shipping company Star Bulk Carriers reduce its net loss by more ...

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Coldharbour, Sembcorp Marine Ink BWTS Agreement

Coldharbour Marine, a developer of ballast water treatment systems (BWTS) for large tankers, bulkers and LNG ...

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Gulf Majors Linked to UACC Acquisition

Several Gulf-based shipping companies have been identified as potential bidders interested in taking a stake ...

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Newbuild Suezmax Tanker Joins DryShips’ Fleet

Athens-based shipowner DryShips has taken delivery of the 159,855 deadweight tons newbuilding Suezmax tanker. The ...

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