RMI Registry Moves to 2nd Place in Dwt Terms

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) fleet now stands at 223,262,177 deadweight tons, making it the second ...

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ZIM Adds Wilmington Port to Z7S Service

Israeli container carrier Zim Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) has added the Port of Wilmington to its ...

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Spotted: Palmetto State Readies for Launching

Preparations are underway for Saturday’s christening and launch ceremony for the Palmetto State — the last ...

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Navios Maritime Closes USD 100 Mn Offering

Greek owner and operator of container and dry bulk vessels Navios Maritime Partners has closed its common units ...

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Danish Trio Sets Up USD 300 Mn Ship Investment Fund

Danish pension funds PensionDanmark, Danica and Navigare Capital Partners have established the Maritime Investment ...

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COSCO Dalian Delivers Babylon

COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard, a subsidiary of COSCO Shipyard Group, has delivered Babylon, an oil tanker newbuilding, to ...

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ACP to Close Gatun Locks’ Lane for Repairs

The West lane of the Panama Canal’s Gatun Locks will be out of service on March 24 due to scheduled repairs ...

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Damen BWTS Gets IMO Type Approval

Damen’s external ballast water treatment system (BWTS) has received the International Maritime Organization ...

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Warranty Surveyors to Reduce Cargo Shifting Risk

Due to a recent increase in the incidence of deck cargoes shifting in heavy weather, the London P&I Club said ...

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Crowley, Penn Terminals Ink Stevedoring Deal

Florida-based shipping company Crowley Maritime Corporation has signed a multi-year stevedoring and terminal ...

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BC Ferries’ Salish Eagle Arrives in British Columbia

BC Ferries’ second of three new liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered Salish Class vessels,  the Salish Eagle, ...

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Bank Gives Rickmers Maritime Deadline for Restructuring Plan

German HSH Nordbank has provided Singapore’s containership owner and operator Rickmers Maritime with a ...

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SCF Group's Net Profit Falls amid Soft Spot Tanker Rates

PAO Sovcomflot (SCF Group), Russia’s largest shipping company, reported a net profit of USD 206.8 million for 2016, ...

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Palm Beach, Panama Canal Authority Bolster Cooperation

The Port of Palm Beach and the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) have extended the term of their Memorandum of ...

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Keel Laid for Holland America Line's New Pinnacle Class Ship

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri held the keel laying ceremony for Nieuw Statendam, the new cruise ship being built ...

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DP World's Earnings Exceed USD 1 Bn

Despite “significant challenges” in the industry, Dubai-based port and terminal operator DP World has ...

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RCL, Penang Port Getting Ready for Mega Cruise Ships

Cruise line operator Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL) and Malaysia’s Penang Port Sdn Bhd (PPSB) plan ...

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NOC Hopes to Take Back Control of Two Oil Ports

Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) believes it will retake control of the country’s two major oil ...

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Report: SM Group to Widen Maritime Presence

In an effort to expand its foothold in the maritime sector, South Korea’s Samra Midas Group (SM Group) said ...

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Cruise Segment Drives Genting Hong Kong's Revenue up

Genting Hong Kong, a part of Genting Group, has seen a surge in its revenue from cruise and cruise-related ...

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BSM Germany to Manage Its First Ice Class Boxships

Germany-based maritime services firm Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has taken Eilbek, the first of four ice ...

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Little Hope for Asia-West Africa Volume Recovery

Carriers in the Asia to West Africa container trade could be dragged through another woeful demand story as the ...

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Rolls-Royce, Stena Line Join Forces on Intelligent Awareness

UK-based power systems provider Rolls-Royce has signed a deal with Swedish ferry company Stena Line AB to ...

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Golar LNG Partners Clinches Charter Deal for Golar Grand

Nasdaq-listed Golar LNG Partners has secured a time charter contract for one of its steam liquefied natural gas ...

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SunStone Eyes Up to Ten Expedition Cruise Ships

Miami-based expedition vessels provider SunStone Ships has reached an agreement with China Merchants Industry ...

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Oriental Ocean Disposes of Bulker Trio

China’s Oriental Ocean Shipping is decreasing its fleet as the company reached an agreement to sell two of ...

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Odfjell to Order Two More Chemical Tankers

Norwegian shipping and tank terminal company Odfjell has signed of a letter of intent for two additional chemical ...

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