Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

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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Qatar: MEDCO Takes Over New Heavy Duty Suction Dredger ...

Middle East Dredging Company Q.S.C. announced the successful takeover of the Al Jarraf, a new heavy duty suction ...

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Kuwait Continues Construction of Mubarak al-Kabir Port ...

Kuwait on Wednesday rejected an Iraqi government request to stop construction of a port on the Gulf until Iraq ...

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UAE: Topaz Shipbuilding Launches Innovative 27.6m Wave ...

Incat Crowther announces the launch of Topaz Zenith. Launched by Topaz Shipbuilding, this innovative 27.6m Wave ...

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UAE: DP World Delivers Throughput Growth of 11 Pet

DP World’s global portfolio of container terminals has continued to build on the excellent start to 2011 with the ...

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EU NAVFOR French Frigate Courbet Escorts WFP Vessel to ...

On the 19th of July, EU NAVFOR French Frigate Courbet completed another safe and successful escort of a World Food ...

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Somali Pirates Threaten Oceanographic Research and ...

The Somali pirates, who now prowl most of the Indian Ocean have not only interfered with merchant shipping, but ...

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Pakistan: Port Qasim Becomes Deepest Port in Country, ...

The Port Qasim Authority (PQA), which handles more than 38 percent of the sea borne trade of the country, has ...

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Dubai’s Grandweld Shipyards to Build Six Fuel-Efficient ...

Offshore Ship Designers has been chosen to design a series of six new fuel-efficient seismic support/chase vessels ...

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Israel Gets Discount on Sixth Submarine

Germany and Israel have sealed the deal which provides Israel with its sixth Dolphin-class nuclear-capable ...

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Indian Naval Ship Godavari Escorts Merchant Vessels in ...

  Indian Navy has actively coordinated with all Coalition Force Navies and other Navies for providing cover to ...

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Israeli Navy Attacks Civil Peace Service Gaza Monitoring Boat

  Israeli naval forces attacked the Civil Peace Service Gaza monitoring boat with water cannons earlier ...

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UAE National Takes Full Command of LNG Vessel Mubaraz

The shipping arm of ADNOC and its Group of Companies, ADNATCO and NGSCO, on Wednesday announced that one of its UAE ...

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Iraqi Minister Requires an Alternative Location for ...

The Iraqi Minister of Transportation Hadi Al-Amiri urged Kuwait’s government to find an alternative location for ...

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UAE: Middle East Workboats 2011 Supports GCC ...

  Middle East Workboats 2011, the region’s event for workboat operators, builders and equipment ...

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Container Capacity to Expand Next Year

  Next year will see 1.55MTEU added to the global containership fleet, an expansion of 9.5% and increasing ...

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UAE: GMMOS Group Announces Rebranding as Stanford ...

  UAE-based GMMOS Group announces it has rebranded to Stanford Marine Group (SMG) in order to better reflect ...

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UAE: BW Athena Vessel Ready for New Power Generation Module

  Ithaca announces that the engineering and modifications associated with the dry dock works in Dubai to ...

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UAE: DMCA Facilitates Successful Rescue of Troubled ...

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

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UK: Portsmouth Frigate Saves 13 Sailors from Sinking Tanker

This is the dramatic moment a crewman from a stricken merchant ship was lifted to safety – one of 13 sailors ...

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Saudi Arabia: Giant Container Ship Makes Maiden Call at ...

  Newly opened Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT), Jeddah Islamic Port’s flagship terminal, received the ...

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Israeli Navy to Prevent International Aid Flotilla from ...

  Israel’s security cabinet on Monday ordered the navy to stop an international aid flotilla from breaching a ...

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Oman: Port of Salalah Receives New Bulk Handling ...

  Port of Salalah General Cargo Terminal (GCT) has received new bulk handling equipment to improve efficiency. ...

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Saudi Arabia: NSCSA Signs Murabaha Financing Agreement ...

  The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia signed a murabaha financing agreement with the Saudi British ...

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DP World to Sponsor Emirati Trainees under Majid Bin ...

  As part of its commitment to support professional skills among young Emiratis, DP World, UAE Region recently ...

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