Pan Ocean Selects Preferred Bidder

Pan Ocean Selects Preferred Bidder

Harim Group & JKL Consortium has been selected as the preferred bidder for Pan Ocean’s fleet. The ...

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New Regulations to Affect Coal Shipping?

New Regulations to Affect Coal Shipping

Coal shipping to China and Indonesia may likely to feel the impact of the new regulations passed by ...

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MUA Continues Protests against Penalty Rates

MUA Continues Protests against Penalty Rates

Unions from across Victoria have joined the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) at a Melbourne rally today, urging ...

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NewLead Settles with Ironridge Global

NewLead Settles with Ironridge Global

Bermuda-registered shipowner NewLead Holdings Ltd. said it had reached a full and final settlement with equity ...

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Best Remedy for Sea Migrations Is Tackling Root Causes

UNHCR Best Remedy for Sea Migrations Is Tackling Root Causes

UNHCR has warned that the international community was losing its focus on saving lives amid confusion among coastal ...

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CMB Enters Containership Business

CMB Enters Containership Business

Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB) has approved the acquisition of the fleet of containerships of Delphis, a ...

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Ocean Star Pacific Runs Aground

Ocean Star Pacific Runs Aground

Panamanian-flagged Ocean Star Pacific cruise ship ran aground on Friday, December 12 in General Santos City area, ...

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EU Backs Bremen’s LNG Terminal Studies

EU Backs Bremen's LNG Terminal Studies

The EU plans to invest almost €2.5 million via its TEN-T Programme for studies and pilot construction of a ...

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Strike Spreads through Nigerian Ports

Strike Spreads through Nigerian Ports

Maritime Workers Union of Nigeria (MWUN) is planning to shut the nation’s ports’ operations and start ...

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CMA CGM, Emirates Shipping Drop Mombasa Call

CMA CGM, Emirates Shipping Drop Mombasa Call

Ocean liners CMA CGM and Emirates Shipping Line plan to suspend port calls at Kenyan port Mombasa amid worsening ...

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Outlawing Ransom Payment Jeopardizes Seafarers

Outlawing Ransom Payment Jeopardizes Seafarers

Maritime trade union Nautilus has written to UK Shipping Minister John Hayes to express concerns over the potential ...

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Captain, First Officer Detained after Fatal Suez Collision

13 Egyptian Fishermen Die in Collision with Cargo Ship

Egyptian authorities have detained the captain and first officer of a Kuwaiti containership following their ...

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BigRoll Shipping Orders MC Class Duo

BigRoll Shipping Orders MC Class Duo

Dutch transportation company BigRoll Shipping has contracted COSCO Dalian Shipyard Co. Ltd to build two more MC ...

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VIDEO: ADPC Launches Maqta Gateway

VIDEO ADPC Launches Maqta Gateway

Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) has launched a new innovative port community system project called Maqta Gateway, a ...

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Moody’s Changes US Ports Outlook to Positive

Moody's Changes US Ports Outlook to Positive

Moody’s Investors Service has changed its outlook for the U.S. ports to stable from negative as container ...

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CSL Rounds Off Newbuild Program

CSL Rounds Off Newbuild Program

The second of Canada Steamship Lines’ (CSL) two newbuild Trillium Class Great Lakes bulk carriers, CSL St-Laurent, ...

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Oakland Port Containerized Volumes Up Third Month Straight

Oakland Port Volumes Up Third Month Straight

Containerized import volume continues to grow at the Port of Oakland, marking a 4% increase for the first 11 months ...

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Japan, Singapore Jointly Tackling EGCS

Japan, Singapore Jointly Tackling EGCS

Japan’s Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, the Monohakobi Technology Institute, and ClassNK have teamed up with ...

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APM Terminals Boosts Gothenburg Terminal Productivity

APM Terminals Boosts Gothenburg Terminal Productivity

APM Terminals has taken delivery of the final two out of a total of twelve  four-container high reach straddle ...

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Image of the Day: Offshore Light Show

Night Art

The holiday spirit seems to have gone offshore first with Gulfaks A offshore platform in the North Sea perfectly ...

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Italy Wants In on STX France Takeover

STX France

Italy has confirmed its interest in buying a stake in struggling shipyard STX France in Saint Nazzaire, French ...

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Gate Installation Kicks Off at Panama Canal

Gate Installation Kicks Off at Panama Canal

The installation of the gates for the new locks of the Panama Canal started on Monday, December 15th on the ...

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Seychelles Court Acquits Suspected Somali Pirates

Seychelles Court Acquits Suspected Somali Pirates

Three suspected Somali pirates have been acquitted by the Seychelles Court of Appeal with the court ordering ...

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Armed Clashes Force Libyan Ports to Shut Down

Zueitina  oil terminal

The ports of Es Sider, Ras Lanuf and Benghazi in Libya are currently closed due to armed clashes, as informed by ...

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Sovcomflot Names Third STX Newbuild

Sovcomflot Names Third STX Newbuild

Russian shipping company Sovcomflot held a naming ceremony for the LNG carrier SCF Melampus, the third tanker in a ...

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Mercuria Adds over 40 Former OW Bunker Employees

Mercuria Adds over 40 Former OW Bunker Employees

Global energy and commodities group Mercuria has hired more than 40 marine fuel specialists from Denmark-based OW ...

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Sonangol Back at DSME for Two More

Sonangol Back at DSME for Two More

Angola’s oil company Sonangol has placed an order for two 156, 290 TDW crude oil tankers with South Korean ...

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