Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

DMCA Completes Repatriation of 21 Crew Members of ...

  Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), the lead maritime government entity charged with regulating, coordinating ...

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Saudi Arabia: NSCSA Wins MODA Contract for ...

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia “NSCSA” announce wining a contract to provide transportation and ...

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500 Seafarers Hijacked Over Last Three Years

  The hijacking of a tanker with 21 Indian sailors on board by suspected Somali pirates near the Port of Oman ...

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Kongsberg Maritime Provides Upgraded CCTV for NGSCOs ...

Kongsberg Maritime announces the successful delivery of high performance CCTV systems for installation on National ...

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“Iranian Bulk Carrier was Rescued by Country’s Navy” ...

Iranian Navy Deputy Commander Rear Admiral Seyyed Mahmoud Moussavi said Iranian bulk carrier was rescued by the ...

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UK: Fourth Edition of ‘Best Management Practices for ...

  The fourth edition of the ‘Best Management Practices for Protection against Somalia Based Piracy’ (BMP4) has ...

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MV Fairchem Bogey Hijacked off Coast of Oman

  Twenty one Indian crew members are on board an oil tanker which has been hijacked yesterday off the coast of ...

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Oman: Port of Salalah Receives Maiden Call from Global ...

Port of Salalah has received the maiden call from global shipping line CSAV (CompañíaSud Americana de Vapores). ...

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Russian Large ASW Ship Severomorsk Continues ...

  Russian Navy command appraises anti-piracy actions of Russian warships in the Gulf of Aden and near Horn of ...

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ASW Ship Severomorsk Escorts 9th Convoy With 2 ...

  Crew of large ASW ship Severomorsk continues successful patrolling in the Gulf of Aden. Northern Fleet ...

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Indian Navy Rescues Iranian Merchant Vessel from Pirate ...

    The Indian Navy on Monday foiled a piracy attack after rescuing an Iranian merchant vessel MV ...

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The Netherlands: Offshore Energy 2011 Reflects ...

As energy demand is rising again, the year 2011 marks a turning point in the oil & gas industry with increased ...

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Second Malaysian International Shipping Corporation ...

  A second ship of the Malaysian International Shipping Corporation (MISC) left the naval base here yesterday ...

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Royal Navy Warship Thwarts Pirate Attack on Merchant ...

  This is the moment Royal Marine Commandos board a merchant ship which had been attacked in the Red Sea. In ...

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Russian Ministry of Transport Expects More Traffic ...

  Cargo transport through the Northern Sea Route is expected to skyrocket in course of the next decade. ...

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Malta-flagged Bulk Carrier MV Sinin Released by Pirates

Ending a six-month ordeal, the crew of 9 Indian and 12 Iranian sailors of cargo ship MV Sinin was freed yesterday ...

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UK: World Container Terminal Ownership Ranking

In this year’s ‘Global Container Terminal Operators’ annual report, Drewry Maritime Research has introduced an ...

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UAE: Polarcus Adds POLARCUS SELMA to its Fleet

Polarcus Limited announced that Polarcus Selma Ltd, a member of the Polarcus Group, took delivery on 08 August 2011 ...

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Israel Deploys UAVs on Gas Fields in Mediterranean Sea ...

Fearing possible attacks by Hezbollah on gas fields in the Mediterranean Sea, the Israel Air Force (IAF) has ...

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Germany Dispatches Second Frigate to Anti-Piracy ...

Germany dispatches the second frigate – Köln – to the Gulf of Aden under EU anti-piracy operation Atalanta, reports ...

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Oman: Port of Sohar Ready to Grow

  An eventual conversion of Muscat’s Port Sultan Qaboos into a tourism and maritime heritage port will boost ...

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Saudi Arabia: NSCSA Gets New Chemical Tanker NCC SAFA

The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia announces that its 80% owned subsidiary company The National Chemical ...

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Qatar Shipping to Provid and Operate Harbour Tugs,Boats ...

  Qatar Shipping will provide and operate harbour tugs, pilot boats and mooring gangs for Mesaieed Port for 20 ...

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Ocean Liners Expects 230 New Ships in 2012

Ocean liners are expected to take delivery of 230 new ships, adding 1.5 million TEUs to the world fleet, raising ...

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International Shipping Industry Makes First Steps to ...

The international shipping industry has taken its first steps to increase fuel efficiency and reduce ...

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Iranian Navy Saves Hadis Cargo Ship from Pirates

The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Navy warship fleet has thwarted four attempts by pirates to hijack an Iranian ...

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USA: Marcon International Delivers Two New ASD Tugs

Marcon International, Inc of Coupeville, WA, announced the sale and delivery of two 5,630BHP new ASD sister-tugs ...

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