VIDEO: MS Veendam Rescues Pilot from Pacific Crash

ms Veendam Plane Rescue

Holland America Line’s ms Veendam answered a request for assistance on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 from the United States ...

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Navios Banking On Cheap Oil

Navios Banking On Cheap Oil

NYSE-listed owner and operator of tanker vessels Navios Maritime Midstream Partners expects to see spot rates for ...

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North Pacific Route to Become Bussiest Trading Corridor

North Pacific Route to Become Bussiest Trading Corridor

 The North Pacific route will surpass the North Atlantic as the world’s most busy trading corridor in terms of ...

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VIDEO: Grounded Reefer in Delaware Bay Back Underway

Grounded Reefer in Delaware Bay Back Underway 1

Motor vessel Santa Lucia ran aground Tuesday near Miah Maull Shoal in Delaware Bay while inbound to Philadelphia. ...

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Update: Storm Scare Over at Port of NY-NJ

new york new jersey

All Marine Terminals in the Port of New York and New Jersey will be opening on Wednesday, January 28 at 8 AM local ...

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Infographic: Maritime Crime Figures for 2014

Maritime Crime Figures for 2014 V3

Maritime operations company Dryad Maritime released the following infographic showing maritime crime figures for ...

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US West Coast Negotiators Reach Deal on Chassis

Port of Los Angeles

Talks on a new contract for West Coast dockworkers seem to have moved forward as agreement on one of key issues has ...

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Carriers Add Ships to Ease US West Coast Congestion Woes

Carriers Add Ships to Ease US West Coast Gridlock Woes

Container ships deployed on Transpacific routes have experienced delays of up to three weeks as congestion ...

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Carnival Corporation Expands Presence in China

Carnival Corporation Expands Presence in China

Miami-based cruise operator Carnival Corporation signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China Merchants ...

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Sino-Global Broadens Ownership Scope

Sino-Global Broadened Ownership Scope

New York-based shipping agency Sino-Global Shipping America has broadened its ownership scope with the signing of a ...

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Improved US Economy Lifts Georgia Ports

Improved US Economy Lifts Georgia Ports

The Georgia Ports Authority, operator of the U.S. seaports of Savannah and Brunswick,  ended 2014 with growth in ...

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Eimskip Shuffles Lines

Eimskip Shuffles Lines

​Icelandic shipping and logistics provider Eimskip has decided to combine its Green and Red Lines in the company’s ...

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Image of the Day: Splashed

splashed

The image shows KOTUG Offshore’s tugs tow FPSO ‘PetroJarl 1′ to Damen Shiprepair Schiedam located ...

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Term of the Day: Cabotage

MV Jean Anne, Source: Pasha International Shipping

Cabotage is a water transportation term applicable to shipments between nation’s ports; commonly refering to ...

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Canada Says Customs Act Applies to US West Coast Diverters

Canada Says Customs Act Applies to US West Coast Diverters

Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) has warned that as negotiations continue between the International Longshore ...

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USCG Clears Serenade of the Seas for Departure

USCG Clears Serenade of the Seas for Departure

The United States Coast Guard cleared Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship Serenade of the Seas for departure from ...

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Update: Sunken Tug Spills Oil off Oahu

Update Sunken Tug Spills Oil off Oahu

The U.S. Coast Guard Hawaii Pacific, Department of Health and responsible party Unified Command, are continuing oil ...

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IMO Action on Black Carbon Long Overdue

IMO Action on Black Carbon Long Overdue

The International Maritime Organisation’s recommendation to its environment committee to agree on ...

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Port Saint John Sets Expansion Plan in Motion

Port Saint John Sets Expansion Plans in Motion

With the container volumes almost doubled since 2012, Canada’s Port Saint John will need a terminal upgrade ...

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Fire Breaks Out on Board Fred.Olsen’s Boudicca

Boudicca

A fire broke out in the engine room on board Fred.Olsen’s cruise ship Boudicca at around 4am on Sunday 25th ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (18-22 of Jan)

Readers’ Picks

VIDEO: Fincantieri Starts Building Seven Seas Explorer Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has laid keel for the Seven ...

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Update 2: Magellan Spirit Refloated

Magellan Spirit's Cargo Transfer Begins Today

The ship-to-ship cargo transfer between Teekay’s grounded LNG carrier Magellan Spirit and LNG tanker ...

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Knightsbridge Eyes Merger Transaction

Knightsbridge Eyes Merger IPO Transaction

Dry bulk shipping company Knightsbridge Shipping Limited has filed a registration statement to issue USD 506.9 ...

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McCain Stands Up for Jones Act Repeal

McCain

U.S. Senator John McCain took to the Senate floor on Thursday to defend his amendment to repeal the Merchant Marine ...

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Container Weight Verification Approaching

Container Weight Verification Requirement Approaching

The World Shipping Council (WSC) called all parties involved in the international transportation of maritime ...

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UKHO Upgrades Brazil Charts

UKHO Upgrades Brazil Charts

The United Kingdom Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has produced new and updated charts and Port Approach Guides for ...

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Southern Texas Ports Resume Operations

Port of Houston

The Southern Texas ports of Houston, Galveston and Freeport that shut down their operations due to dense fog on ...

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