Computational Fluid Dynamics

Over just the past fifteen years, the use of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) has become mainstream in ship design.

NGO: ACES Again on Fire at Gadani

Gadani’s shipbreaking plot no. 54 was sealed off on November 8 after a fire broke out on-board the ship ACES ...

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Indonesian Port Worker Crushed to Death at ICTSI Terminal

An Indonesian port worker was killed on the job at the International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) ...

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China Approves Maersk Line's Acquisition of Hamburg Süd

The Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) in China approved Danish shipping giant Maersk Line’s proposed acquisition ...

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NGO: Gadani Shipbreaking Yard Hit by Fire

Pakistan’s Gadani shipbreaking yard has been hit with another fire, according to NGO Shipbreaking Platform. ...

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DSME Wraps Up Quarter in Profit

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) ended the third quarter of this year ...

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ICTSI’s Net Income Edges Up

Philippine terminal operator International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) saw a 5 percent rise in net income ...

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Container Shipping Facing Choppy Waters

The container shipping industry will have to ride out a bumpy period amid an anticipated seasonal decline in ...

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RCL Orders Boxship Pair in China

Thailand-based shipping company Regional Container Lines (RCL) has ordered two 1,668 TEU container vessels at ...

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ICS: Zero Carbon Shipping Future Achievable

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has a vision of zero CO2 emissions from shipping in the second half of ...

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PIL Bolsters Fleet with Two 11,800 TEU Newbuilds

Singapore’s containership operator Pacific International Lines (PIL) Group has taken delivery of two new ...

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CMBFL Secures Loan for 11,000 TEU Newbuilding Quintet

Certain subsidiaries of CMB Financial Leasing (CMBFL) have obtained a senior loan facility worth USD 318 million ...

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Samsung Heavy's Income Down by 82 Pct

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries saw its earnings drop in the third quarter of 2017, mainly due to ...

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Transocean Oil Loses Bunker Supply Licence in Singapore

Marine fuel services group Transocean Oil has lost its licences to as bunker supplier and bunker craft operator in ...

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Shipping Should Prepare for More Cyber Attacks

Shipping and transportation companies have been advised to prepare for more cyber attacks in the wake of recent ...

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Interview: How Will Seafarers Be Impacted by Smart Ships?

The introduction of autonomous ships, often described as the next step for the maritime industry, is looming as ...

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CSSC Sends Its Smart Ship to Sea Trials

China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) has splashed its first smart ship, the 38,800-metric ton bulk ...

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BIMCO: Dry Bulk Market’s Recovery Still Fragile

The return to permanent profitable freight rates in the dry bulk sector is still way off, however, there has been a ...

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CSP Starts Building Container Terminal at Khalifa Port

China-based Cosco Shipping Ports (CSP) and port developer and operator Abu Dhabi Ports held a ground-breaking ...

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AG&P to Develop LNG Import Terminal at India's Karaikal Port

Philippines-based Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company (AG&P) has signed an exclusivity deal with India’s ...

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SCI Gets Nod to Sell Crude Oil Tanker Duo

The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd (SCI) is looking to sell two of its crude oil tankers as it received an ...

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MAIB: Ever Smart Loses 42 Boxes off Japan

The UK Marine Accident Investigation Board (MAIB) has launched an investigation into the loss of over 40 containers ...

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MISC Reaps Fruit from LNG Fleet Additions

Malaysian shipping group MISC Berhad (MISC) has posted a net profit of RM 680.5 million (USD 160.8 million) for the ...

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COSCO Shipping International Scraps Six Bulkers

COSCO Shipping International (Singapore) sent six bulk carriers to the scrapyard in the first nine months of this ...

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Zhonggu Shipping Orders Six Boxships from Jinling

Shanghai-based shipping firm Zhonggu Shipping has returned to Jinling Shipyard, a shipbuilding arm of CSC ...

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MOL Confirms Ownership Split of Four Yamal LNG Carriers

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) said today that China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited will ...

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FSRU GDF Cape Ann to Work for CNOOC in Winter

French electric utility company ENGIE has renewed the regasification and storage services contract with Chinese ...

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