Interview: Smart Ships Are Coming!

In a time dominated by smart technology and automation being applied across the board, from industrial production ...

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Car Carrier, Boxship Collide in Kiel Canal

Car carrier City of Amsterdam and containership Conmar Bay collided in the Kiel Canal in the morning hours of April ...

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Metrostar Orders Aframax Tanker Duo from Daehan

Greek shipping company Metrostar Management Corporation has reached an agreement with South Korean Daehan ...

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Two More VLCCs from BW Group Join DHT Holdings

Crude oil tanker company DHT Holdings has taken delivery of two more very large crude carriers (VLCCs) from BW ...

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Hyundai Samho Receives VLCC Order, Attracts New Investment

Greek shipping company Neda Maritime has ordered a 319,000 dwt very large crude carrier (VLCC) from South Korean ...

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400 Kg of Cocaine Seized aboard Boxship in Colombia

A cargo of 400 kilograms of cocaine has been seized aboard the Italy-flagged containership Cala Palma by the ...

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Armed Pirates Chase and Fire Upon Tanker off Somalia

Six armed persons in a skiff chased and fired upon a product tanker MT Costina underway off the coast of Somalia on ...

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Norway Becomes 1st State to Ratify HNS Convention

Norway has become the first country to ratify a compensation treaty covering the transport of hazardous and noxious ...

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Port of LA Issues Draft EIS/EIR for Everport Terminal

The Port of Los Angeles and US Army Corps of Engineers have prepared a Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Report ...

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G E Shipping to Buy Secondhand MR Tanker

Mumbai-based Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd (G E Shipping) has signed a contract to acquire a secondhand Medium ...

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Carnival Magic's Passenger Medevaced off Key West

The United States Coast Guard medevaced a 41-year-old passenger from the cruise ship Carnival Magic while the ...

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SAAM to Sell 35 Pct Stake in Tramarsa

Chilean port, towage and logistics services provider SAAM has decided to sell a minority stake in Peruvian Trabajos ...

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Navios Partners to Buy 14 Rickmers Boxships

Greek shipowner and operator Navios Maritime Partners has agreed to acquire the entire container fleet consisting ...

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DSME Seeks Court Approval for Debt Rescheduling

After collecting the necessary consents for its rescue plan, the financially troubled shipbuilder Daewoo ...

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Alliances Creating Congestion at Shanghai Port

Alliances’ product restructuring and increased throughput volume are creating high congestion at the Port of ...

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Indian Dockworkers Shelve Nationwide Strike

The nationwide strike planned by Indian dockworkers for this week has been called off for the time being following ...

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RMT Protests against Poverty Pay on Streamline's Ship

The UK’s National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) was demonstrating in Aberdeen on April ...

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Key Challenges to Paying Seafarers during Captivity

In light of increased maritime piracy attacks, especially off the Horn of Africa, which often include hijacking of ...

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Concordia, Stena Weco Charter Two MR Tankers

Swedish tanker shipping company Concordia Maritime and Danish tanker owner and operator Stena Weco have signed a ...

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Diana Shipping Prices USD 70 Mn Offering

Greek dry bulk owner Diana Shipping has priced its underwritten public offering launched earlier this week as the ...

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USCG Medevacs Celebrity Reflection's Passenger

A 47-year-old man was medevaced from the Celebrity Reflection cruise ship during the morning of April 20, some 35 ...

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Benetech Shipping to Buy HMM's MR2 Tanker Duo

Athens-based ship management company Benetech Shipping has reached an agreement to purchase two medium range (MR2) ...

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Gas Entec to Build LNG-Powered Reefer Carrier

South Korean engineering firm Gas Entec has inked a memorandum of understanding (MOA) with compatriot shipping ...

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NWSA Posts Strongest 1Q Box Volumes Since 2005

The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA), comprised of the ports of Seattle and Tacoma, said that it has recorded the ...

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Yang Ming Sets Up Southeast Asia–Australia Service

Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation (Yang Ming) has decided to launch a new service ...

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EIB, ABN Amro to Bolster Green Shipping in Europe

The European shipping industry is set to receive further support in the sustainable projects field as the European ...

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