Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

K Line Faces Penalty for Price-Fixing in South Africa

Japanese shipping company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd (K Line) is facing a fine for its alleged involvement in a ...

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Drewry: Southern Africa Imports from Asia on Recovery Path

Ailing South Africa imports from Asia could see a small recovery in 2017, as improving demand and capacity ...

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Stolt-Nielsen, ISS Ink South African Port Agency Deal

Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has won a new contract with Oslo-listed shipowner ...

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Stowaway Incidents Rise in South Africa

Gothenburg-based marine insurer The Swedish Club has issued an urgent stowaway advice for shipowners to prevent ...

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MSC Sinfonia Kicks Off South African Cruise Season

The South African 2016/17 cruise season began on November 1, 2016, with the arrival of the first international ...

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South African Ports Selected for LNG-to-Power Projects

Two South African ports have been selected for the first phase of the LNG-to-Power IPP Procurement Programme, ...

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South African Officials Raid Premises of Six Shipping Firms

The premises of six cargo shipping companies operating in the Western Cape and Kwazulu-Natal provinces were raided ...

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SAECS Service to Add Rotterdam Port

In late September 2016, the port of Rotterdam will be added to South Africa Europe Container Service (SAECS), ...

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Aegean Setting Up Bunkering Operation in South Africa

Greece-headquartered fuel supplier Aegean Marine Petroleum Network is launching a bunker operation in South ...

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Interview: South Africa Faced with Shortfall in Investment

While still developing as a shipping hub, South Africa is well positioned to become a major centre for the shipping ...

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South Africa to Boost Maritime Workforce Supply

South Africa has the potential to become a global supplier of high-quality, highly-skilled ship’s ...

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TNPA Maps Out Infrastructure Project Plans

The ports industry is in a state of radical change and uncertainty, which requires flexible and adaptable port ...

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Cape Orchid First Ship to Fly South African Flag

South Africa has welcomed the first cargo ship to be registered under the country’s flag, the Cape ...

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Sailors’ Society Launches Crisis Response Centre in Durban

Southampton-based seafarer support charity Sailors’ Society has launched a Crisis Response Centre in Durban, South ...

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Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

Preferred Bidder for Cape Town Cruise Terminal Selected

South Africa’s Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has chosen compatriot V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd to ...

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NYK Admits to Foul Play in South Africa

NYK Admits to Foul Play in South Africa

Japanese shipping liner Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha Ltd. (NYK) agreed to pay a ZAR 104 million (USD 8.5m) ...

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Capsized Trawler Adrift in Shipping Lane off South Africa

Capsized Trawler Adrift in Shipping Lane off South Africa

South Africa’s charity National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) issued a warning that a large fishing vessel ...

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Southern African Shipyards Signs MoU with Chinese Giant

Southern African Shipyards Signs MoU with Chinese Giant

Southern African Shipyards (SAS) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China Shipbuilding ...

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Skuld Issues Stowaway Warning

Skuld Issues Stowaway Warning

South Africa’s Port of Cape Town has recently started classifying unauthorised persons found on board ships ...

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Titan Refloats and Scuttles Smart’s Bow

Titan Refloats and Scuttles Smart's Bow

Titan Salvage, Crowley Maritime’s Houston-based marine salvage, emergency response and wreck removal company, ...

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VIDEO: Kalmar SmartStack Goes Live in Durban

Kalmar SmartStack Goes Live in Durban

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has implemented the Kalmar SmartStack solution at Durban Container Terminal (DCT) in ...

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