DCT Gdansk Handles Record Container Volume

Polish Port of Gdansk’s Deepwater Container Terminal (DCT) concluded 2016 with an operational result at the level ...

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Uljanik Splashes Algoma’s 1st Newbuilding

Croatian shipbuilder Uljanik launched Algoma Innovator, a 24,900 dwt bulk carrier built for Canadian shipping ...

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Clarksons: Box Shipping Starts Addressing Its Problems

After 2016 brought a number of records, most of them of a gloomy nature, the year may well be seen as one in which ...

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ICTSI Manila Container Terminal Hits 2 Mn TEU Milestone

The Manila International Container Terminal (MICT), the Philippines’ largest container terminal, reached its ...

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IMO: Anti-Piracy Deal Expanded to Other Illicit Activities

An international agreement on repressing piracy and armed robbery against ships in the western Indian Ocean and the ...

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Bureau Veritas Classes Seaspan’s First Eco Ferry

Classification society Bureau Veritas has classed Seaspan Swift, a new dual-fuelled/hybrid (diesel, liquefied ...

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OSC Inks VLCC Affreightment Deal with Shell

Oman Charter Company (OCC), a subsidiary of Oman Shipping Company (OSC), has entered into a contract of ...

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Port of Helsinki Sets Annual Record for Passenger Numbers

Finnish Port of Helsinki set a new annual record for a number of passengers, reaching 11.56 million in 2016, up 3.1 ...

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MSI: Strong Dry Bulk Market Unlikely to Last

The welcome surge in dry bulk market’s spot earnings at the end of 2016 is unlikely to last long into 2017, ...

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Oldendorff Acquires Capesize Resale

German bulk carrier owner and operator Oldendorff Carriers has acquired a Capesize newbuilding resale from Chinese ...

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Japanese Whaling Fleet Located in Australian Sanctuary

The Japanese whale poachers’ factory whaling vessel was located in the Australian Whale Sanctuary with a dead ...

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Boskalis Wins LOI for Omani Port Development Project

Dutch dredging and maritime company Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. has received a Letter of Intent to Award a ...

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Berge Bulk Adds Sixth Handysize

Singapore-based dry bulk owner and operator Berge Bulk took delivery of Berge Rishiri, its sixth Handysize vessel, ...

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Final El Faro Hearings to Start in February

The third and final Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation hearing into the El Faro disaster is scheduled to ...

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BW Names Second LNG FSRU Newbuilding

Oslo-listed gas shipping company BW Group held a naming ceremony for the company’s second LNG floating storage and ...

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Gener8 Maritime Adds New ECO VLCC

US-based crude oil shipping company Gener8 Maritime has taken delivery of the ECO very large crude carrier (VLCC) ...

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Diana Shipping Secures Work for Two Bulkers

Athens-based dry bulk owner Diana Shipping has entered into a time charter contract for its 2013-built Capesize dry ...

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Fuel Oil Spills at Izmit Bay, Traffic Halted

Harbour Master at Izmit Bay, Turkey, has halted all inward and outward traffic due to a fuel oil spill located in ...

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Port of Dunkirk Sets Box Volume Record

French Port of Dunkirk posted a new record in annual container volumes, handling 341,041 TEU in 2016, an increase ...

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Finland, China to Join Convention on Removal of Wrecks

Finland and China are scheduled to join The Nairobi International Convention On The Removal of Wrecks starting from ...

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CMHI Lays Keel for Saga LNG’s 1st Ship

Haimen-based shipbuilder China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) has held a keel laying ceremony for Saga LNG ...

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EU Ship Recycling List Should Include Third Country Yards

Third country ship recycling yards should get EU recognition to raise standards worldwide and respond to demand, ...

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MTG Dolphin Hits 2017 Running

MTG Dolphin shipyard in Bulgaria has started 2017 at full steam, with five repairs of vessels owned by the Canadian ...

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Gazprom MT Inks Long-Term Charter Deal for Ob River

Gazprom Marketing & Trading, a subsidiary of Russian gas conglomerate Gazprom, has entered into a 10-year ...

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Philly Shipyard Starts Building APT's 4th Product Tanker

U.S. shipbuilder Philly Shipyard (PSI) has laid the keel for the final product tanker in a four vessel order for ...

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Spotted: Shi Zi Yang 7 Launched in Hong Kong

In today’s spotted we present you Shi Zi Yang 7, a 40-meter catamaran passenger ferry which has been launched ...

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