Computational Fluid Dynamics

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

Ship Ablaze off Cromer, UK

Two UK Coastguard helicopters, a lifeboat and two other vessels are assisting the crew of a ship which is on fire ...

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Spanish Ship Finance Scheme Is Legal, Court Says

The General Court of the European Union has overturned the EU Commission’s decision that the Spanish tax lease ...

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China Starts First Maritime Silk Road Cruise

China Starts First Maritime Silk Road Cruise

Bei Bu Wan Zhi Xing, the first Chinese cruise liner to sail along the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, has started ...

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CLIA Sees Signs of Growth

CLIA Sees Signs of Growth

23 million passengers are expected to sail on cruise ships in 2015, a four-percent increase over 2014 estimates of ...

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Video: Viking Star Completes Sea Trials

Video Viking Star Completes Seat Trials

The 930-passenger cruise ship Viking Star, the latest addition to the fleet of the California-headquartered ...

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Monitoring Ships’ Performance Step in Right Direction

Introduction of fuel monitoring consumption mechanism for ships, approved by the European Parliament, can help CO2 ...

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Chilean Navy Saves 120 from Grounded Cruise Ship

Chilean Navy Saves 120 from Grounded Cruise Ship

The Chilean Navy evacuated 89 passengers and 31 crew from the cruise ship Skorpios II that ran ashore yesterday ...

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Ecuador Declares Emergency after Floreana Grounding

Cargo Ship Runs Aground off Galapagos

Ecuador has declared a state of emergency Wednesday, one week after the general cargo ship Floreana ran aground ...

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Cargo Ship Blown Aground off Philippines

Cargo Ship Blown Aground off Philippines

Strong winds and currents forced the cargo ship MT King Andrew to run aground yesterday off the Philippine province ...

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HSH Nordbank Places First Large Ship Covered Bond in Years

HSH Nordbank Places First Large Ship Covered Bond in Years

Hamburg-based HSH Nordbank has placed a EUR 500 million (USD 571.9 m) ship covered bond, the German bank’s ...

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MHI Splits Shipbuilding Sector

MHI Splits Shipbuilding Sector

Japan’s Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) is pushing on with the last year’s plan to establish two new ...

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Image of the Day: First 2M Ship at Port of Charlestown

Today’s image presents you with the Maersk Line’s 318,20-meter container ship Maersk Kotka during her ...

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Environmentalists Boycott Ship Carrying Radioactive Waste

Environmentalist groups are urging Turkish authorities to prevent a ship, believed to be loaded with radioactive ...

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AMSA Issues First Yearlong Ban

AMSA Issues First Yearlong Ban

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has for the first time banned a vessel from entering or using any ...

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Image of the Day: MSC Oscar All Lubed Up

LUKOIL has begun supplies of cylinder oils of a new generation to MSC OSCAR, the world’s largest container ship. ...

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VIDEO: USCG Medevacs Woman from Norwegian Gem

VIDEO USCG Medevacs Woman from Norwegian Gem

The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced an ailing woman from the cruise ship Norwegian Gem on Thursday, approximately 220 ...

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10 Fishermen Missing After Hit and Run off South Korea

10 Missing After Hit and Run off South Korea

Ten out of thirteen Chinese fishermen have been missing since around 8 PM local time Thursday, when their boat ...

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US Naval Cargo Ship Aground near Okinawa

US Naval Cargo Ship Aground near Okinawa

The U.S. Navy’s  Military Sealift Command prepositioning vessel USNS Sgt. Matej Kocak (T-AK 3005) ran aground ...

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Aegean Sets Up Shop in Russia

Aegean Sets Up Shop in Russia

Athens-based marine fuel logistics company Aegean Marine Petroleum Network has hired five former employees of the ...

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IOMOU Authorities Detain 35 Ships on Hours of Rest Breaches

IOMOU Authorities Detain 35 Ships on Hours of Rest Deficiencies

Thirty-five ships were detained as a result of the Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on STCW Hours of Rest ...

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Turkish Coast Guard Captures Ship Carrying 333 Immigrants

Turkish Coats Guard Captures Ship Carrying 333 Immigrants

The Turkish Coast Guard intercepted on January 18 a general cargo ship carrying 333 immigrants, mostly Syrian ...

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