Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Disrupts Pirate Activity ...

Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Disrupts Pirate Activity in Gulf of Aden

USS Carney (DDG 64), part of NATO’s counter-piracy task force Operation Ocean Shield, worked with other NATO forces ...

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UAE: ADPC Wins Two Awards at Big Project and BGreen ...

UAE - ADPC Wins Two Awards at Big Project and BGreen Awards Ceremony

Abu Dhabi Ports Company is celebrating after winning two awards at the prestigious Big Project and BGreen magazine ...

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UAE: 3rd Dubai-Hamburg Forum Discusses Finance and ...

UAE - 3rd Dubai-Hamburg Forum Discusses Finance and Maritime Sectors

Dubai’s financial sector could benefit from Hamburg’s experience in the insurance sector, ship ...

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UAE: Mina Zayed Port Receives Evergreen Line’s ...

UAE - Mina Zayed Port Receives Evergreen Line's Container Vessel

Abu Dhabi Port Company announced that one of the largest container vessels seen at Mina Zayed in Abu Dhabi has ...

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German Frigate FGS LUEBCK Joins EU NAVFOR

German Frigate FGS LUEBCK Joins EU NAVFOR

On 03 December, EU NAVFOR welcomed the German frigate FGS LUEBCK to EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation ATALANTA. Commanded ...

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UAE: TGS to Charter Seismic Vessel Polarcus Amani

TGS to Charter Seismic Vessel Polarcus Amani

Polarcus Limited announces that the Company has signed a Letter of Intent with TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA ...

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UAE: DP World Announces Expansion of Jebel Ali Port

DP World has announced its intention to expand flagship port Jebel Ali in the UAE by creating an additional 4 ...

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UAE: Drydocks World, AET Sign Contract for Two MCV ...

UAE - Drydocks World, AET Sign Contract for Two MCV Conversion Projects

Drydocks World has signed a Contract with Singapore based AET for two Tanker-to-Modular Capture Vessel (MCV) ...

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Italian Flagged Carrier MV Rosalia D’Amato ...

  On 27 November it was confirmed that M/V ROSALIA D’AMATO was released from pirate control and is now en ...

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Hoegh LNG, DSME Agree to Initiate Engineering Work of ...

Hoegh LNG, DSME Agree to Initiate Project Specific FEED of Tamar LNG FPSO, Israel

Höegh LNG Holdings Ltd. has entered into an agreement with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. (DSME) ...

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World Oceans Summit to Examine Future Use and ...

Global Ocean Conference to Examine Future Use and Governance of the Seas

The Economist is organizing the “World Oceans Summit” (Singapore, 22-24 Feb 2012), which will bring together a ...

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Jordan: Aqaba Container Terminal Releases First Ever ...

  Covering the period of 2006 to 2011, Jordan’s major cargo gateway documents five years of progress and ...

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EU Authorities to Solve Shortage of Warships in ...

The Ministers of Defence of the 27 Member States of the European Union (EU) have started talks in Brussels to try ...

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UAE-based Tata Steel Shipping Arm Plans to Buy Two Bulk ...

International Shipping and Logistics, a step-down subsidiary of Tata Steel, will soon buy two ships for about $50 ...

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University Students Visit Khalifa Port, UAE

University Students Visit Khalifa Port, UAE

The Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) took part in celebrating the festive occasion of the UAE’s 40th National Day by ...

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Grandweld to Build Two Crew Boats for Kuwait Oil Tanker ...

Grandweld to Build Two Crew Boats for Kuwait Oil Tanker Company

Grandweld Shipyards announces contract award to design, build and deliver two 21.3M service/crew boats for Kuwait ...

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Miclyn Express Offshore Wins Five Year Contracts for ...

Miclyn Express Offshore Wins Five Year Contract for Two OSVs in Saudi Arabia

Miclyn Express Offshore (“MIO”) announces that two Offshore Support Vessels (“OSVs”), the Miclyn Grace and Miclyn ...

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UK: IMO Assembly Elects New 40-Member Council

UK-IMO Assembly Elects New 40-Member Council

The Assembly of the International Maritime Organization has elected the following States to be Members of its ...

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UAE: DP World Announces Start of Construction Work on ...

DP World, UAE Region announced the start of construction work on a modern facility for the exclusive use of the ...

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UAE: APT Global Shipyard Launches New Dredger for VostaLMG

UAE - APT Global Shipyard Launches New Dredger for VostaLMG

On 16th November 2011, the Al Jadaf Dockyard, Dubai witnessed a colorful launching ceremony of the newly built ...

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Pacific Fleet Task Unit Escorts Fifth Convoy Through ...

  Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit headed by large ASW ship Admiral Panteleyev started escorting the fifth convoy ...

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UNCTAD: Developing Countries Make Progress in ...

UNCTAD - Developing Countries Make Progress in International Seaborne Transport

The globalization of maritime businesses allows shipping companies to source from the most cost-efficient ...

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Iran to Build One of Largest Oil Recovery Vessel

  Iran plans to invest $35 million for construction of its first vessel designed to deal with oil spills, ...

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UAE: Cavotec to Electrify RTG Cranes Jebel Ali Port

UAE - Cavotec to Electrify RTG Cranes Jebel Ali Port

Global engineering group, Cavotec, has won a contract to electrify eight rubber tyred gantry (RTG) cranes at DP ...

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Bahrain Implements Highest Global Standards for ...

Bahrain Implements Global Standards for Development and Regulation in Maritime industry

The Kingdom of Bahrain reaffirmed its commitment to implementing the highest global standards for its maritime ...

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Nakilat Wins Lifetime Achievement Award in Dubai, UAE

Dubai - Nakilat Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Nakilat, Qatar’s premier liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipping company has been honored by the maritime industry’s ...

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UAE: DP World Receives Prestigious Lloyd’s List ...

UAE - DP World Receives Prestigious Lloyd’s List Training Award

DP World, UAE Region has been honored with the prestigious Lloyd’s List Training Award for 2011 for its outstanding ...

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