India: Major Fire Near Engine of Scrapped Ship Khalijia III

  A major fire broke out on the controversial ship MV Khalijia III on Monday afternoon and took three hours to ...

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UK: We Must Protect Crews from Horrors of Piracy, Says ...

UK- We Must Protect Crews from Horrors of Piracy, Says President of InterManager

The “horrors” of piracy have dominated the first year of Meridian Marine Management Managing Director Alastair ...

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India: Kerala Plans to Set Up Third Port at Azhikkal

  Kerala plans to set up its third major port at Azhikkal, following the central government’s directive to ...

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Norway: Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s Liferaft Exchange ...

Norway - Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s Liferaft Exchange Concept Continues to Expand Globally

Wilhelmsen Ships Service’s (WSS) market-leading global Liferaft Exchange Programme (LRE) is set to hit 15,000 ...

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India: Minister Palemar Unveils Karwar Port Expansion Plan

  As many as six bidders including Adani Enterprises have shown interests in participating in the expansion of ...

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India: Aban Offshore Secures Three Year Contract for ...

India - Aban Offshore Secures Three Year Contract for Jack-Up Rig

India’s biggest offshore drilling contractor in the private sector, Aban Offshore has won a three year contract ...

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Anupam-MHI JV to Manufacture Heavy-duty Material ...

Anupam-MHI JV to Manufacture Heavy-duty Material Handling Equipment in India

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Anupam Industries Limited (Anupam) of India have jointly established ...

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Evergreen Line, NYK Line and Hanjin Shipping Launch ...

  Evergreen Line, NYK Line and Hanjin Shipping have just commenced a new service linking East Asia and India, ...

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India: Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust Unveils Ambitious ...

  The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), in navi Mumbai, is in the process of expanding its capacity five ...

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Indonesia: Hoegh Secures Belawan FSRU Contract

Indonesia - Hoegh Secures Belawan FSRU Contract

Norwegian-based liquefied natural gas (LNG) transportation and services company Höegh has been appointed as the ...

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Singaporean Navy Vessel Thwarts Pirate Attacks

  Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) warship RSS Endeavour of the Republic of Singapore, assigned to the ...

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India: JNPT, Venice Port Authority Sign MoU

Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT) and Venice Port Authority signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Chennai ...

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Denmark: Clipper Partner Urges Shipowners to Join ...

Clipper Partner Urges Ship Owners to Join Forces in Piracy Battle

Clipper Group partner Per Gullestrup says the nationality of seafarers taken hostage in piracy attacks has had a ...

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Thailand: Aibel to Deliver Modules for Modec’s ...

Aibel to Deliver Modules for Modec's Offshore Production Vessel

Aibel Thailand has been awarded a letter of intent by Modec. The work is to deliver modules to an offshore ...

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India: Leading Mainline Operators Evince Interest to ...

  Enquiries have started pouring in from leading mainline shipping operators in the sub-continent to use the ...

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Taiwan: Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp Plans to Build ...

The chairman of Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. said Thursday that he planned to make a proposal to his Board of ...

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Cargotec Receives Order for Siwertell Ship Unloader ...

Cargotec has received an order for a Siwertell ship unloader type ST790-D from the Indian Farmers Fertiliser ...

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Deliveries of New Containerships Surpasses 1 Million ...

  According to maritime consultant Alphaliner, deliveries of new containerships have surpassed the 1 million ...

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Rents for Capesize Ships Fell

Rents for capesize ships that haul iron ore and coal fell for a fifth session as the number of the vessels ...

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UN Agencies Launch ‘The Blueprint for Ocean and ...

UN Agencies Launche 'The Blueprint for Ocean and Coastal Sustainability' in Paris, France

United Nations agencies in Paris ( 1 November 2011) launched a plan to improve the management of oceans and coastal ...

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Thailand: Aibel Completes FPSO Modules Project

Thailand - Aibel Completes FPSO Modules Project

Aibel, a leading service company that provides engineering, construction, upgrading and maintenance solutions to ...

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UK: IMO Secretary-General Urges States to Bring 2010 ...

IMO Secretary-General Urges States to Bring 2010 HNS Protocol into Force

IMO Secretary-General Efthimios E. Mitropoulos urged States to take steps to bring the 2010 Protocol to the ...

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Evergreen Line Adjusts Intra-Asia Services Due to ...

  In view of the development of intra-Asia waterborne trade, Evergreen Line will realign its fleet deployment ...

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UK: Sustainable Shipping Initiative’s Vision Signed

UK - Sustainable Shipping Initiative’s Vision Signed

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI), a coalition of global companies including Wärtsilä, and NGOs spanning ...

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India: Bichitrapur Port Plan Runs Into Rough Weather

  BS reported that a captive deep sea port proposed at Bichitrapur in Balasore district by Jindal ...

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UK: Arms Race May Develop Between Pirates and Shipping ...

UK - Arms Race May Develop Between Pirates and Shipping Industry, Warns ITF

An arms race may develop between pirates and the shipping industry given the widespread use of security teams to ...

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USS Mustin Visits Thailand Port

  A US destroyer has docked at a port in Thailand for a routine visit, the Pentagon said Wednesday, as Bangkok ...

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