Any Light at the End of the Tunnel for Tankers?

MSI's Tim Smith reveals when to expect the tanker market to recover.

UK: IMO Incorporates Cruise Industry Operational Safety ...

UK - IMO Incorporates Cruise Industry Operational Safety Issue in Meeting Outputs

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) yesterday announced that the International Maritime ...

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Australia: New Incat Crowther’s Catamaran Ferry ...

Australia - New Incat Crowther's Catamaran Ferry Launched

The Cahaya Baru, a 20m Catamaran Ferry that will operate in the Cocos Keeling Islands was successfully launched. ...

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Italy: Costa Concordia Wreck Removal Plan Presented

Italy - Costa Concordia Wreck Removal Plan Presented

Yesterday the Emergency Deputy Commissioner for the sinking of the Costa Concordia, Franco Gabrielli, Costa ...

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Holland America Line Receives Award for Marine ...

  At a ceremony Monday, May 21, Holland America Line was presented a gold 2012 Rear Admiral William M. Benkert ...

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UK: ICS Publishes Annual Review of Maritime Policy and ...

UK - ICS Publishes Annual Review of Maritime Policy and Regulatory Developments

To coincide with its Annual General Meeting, in Queensland Australia, on 24-25 May, the International Chamber of ...

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UK: SES to Provide Navigation Equipment for First ...

UK - SES to Provide Navigation Equipment for First Hybrid Ferries

Ships Electronic Services (SES), a leading supplier of marine electronics equipment, has announced that the company ...

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USA: Renowned Maritime Security Official to Offer ...

Renowned Maritime Security Official to Offer Expert Witness Services

Due to a dramatic increase in reported assaults and other crimes onboard cruise ships and in seaports, Kim E. ...

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France: MSC Divina Officially Delivered

France - MSC Divina Officially Delivered

On Saturday morning, May 19, in Saint-Nazaire, France, MSC Divina was officially delivered to MSC Cruises at the ...

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China: Afai Southern Completes 34m Ferry Project

China - Afai Southern Completes 34m Ferry Project

On May 16th 2012, “XUN LONG 6”, the 34m aluminum catamaran fast ferry contracted and built by Afai Southern, ...

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Sweden: RORO Exhibition to Focus on Environment

Sweden - RORO Exhibition to Focus on The Environment

A number of challenges lie in front of the roll-on/roll-off industry, but how well equipped are businesses to cope ...

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Remontowa Launches Last of Four LNG Ferries for ...

Remontowa Launches Last of Four LNG Ferries Norwegian Owner

The launching ceremony of the last of four LNG-fueled ferries built for one of the biggest Norwegian Owners took ...

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Sweden: RORO Offers Visitors Unique Experience

Sweden - RORO to Offer Visitors Unique Experience

We all know that industry events showcase the latest innovations and offer professionals a place to exchange ideas, ...

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France: UNICEF Ambassador to Participate in MSC Divina ...

France - UNICEF Ambassador to Participate in MSC Divina Christening

As a symbol of collaboration between MSC Cruises’ and UNICEF, major UNICEF representatives and guests will be ...

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New Zealand: Ports of Auckland Cruise Terminal Receives Award

New Zealand - Ports of Auckland Cruise Terminal Receives Award

With just one more cruise visit left to officially bring the 2011/12 cruise season to an end, Ports of Auckland ...

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Croatia: Uljanik Shipyard Splashes New Ferry Built for ASCSS

Croatia - Uljanik Shipyard Splashes New Ferry Built for ASCSS

Croatian Uljanik shipyard today on May 10th 2012 successfully launched ferry Barda (yard No.498) which is being ...

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China: Afai Southern Launches New Aluminum Catamaran ...

China - Afai Southern Launches New Aluminum Catamaran Fast Ferry

In the afternoon of May 9, 2012, “HAIYAO”, the 35m aluminum catamaran fast ferry built by Afai Southern for HAITONG ...

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Germany: MEYER WERFT Lays Keel for First Breakaway ...

Germany - MEYER WERFT Lays Keel for First Breakaway Class Cruise Ship

The keel laying of the cruise ship with the yard number S.678 was celebrated at the MEYER WERFT shipyard on Friday, ...

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Big Names Sign Up for RORO Exhibition (Sweden)

Big Names Sign Up for RORO Exhibition (Sweden)

With this year’s RORO event approaching, a number of the rolling cargo industry’s biggest players have announced ...

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Western Marine Splashes Danish RORO Passenger Ferry

Western Marine Splashes Danish RORO Passenger Ferry

Western Marine Shipyard has launched ISEF JORD, a Danish RORO Passenger Ferry, on 5 May 2012. The ship will be ...

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Italian Shipbuilder Fincantieri Delivers Costa Fascinosa

Italian Shipbuilder Fincantieri Delivers Costa Fascinosa

Costa Fascinosa, the new flagship of Costa Cruises, was delivered to the cruise line on Saturday, May 5, by ...

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Russian BFC Makes First Bunkering for Carnival Cruise Lines

Russian BFC Makes First Bunkering for Carnival Cruise Lines

St. Petersburg-based Baltic Fuel Company LLC (BFC) has delivered the first bunker fuel shipment under a contract ...

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USA: Princess Cruises Bases Ship in San Francisco Year Round

  Princess Cruises announced today that for the first time it will base a ship in San Francisco year round, ...

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Germany: Meyer Werft Delivers AIDAmar

Germany - Meyer Werft Delivers AIDAmar

On May 3, Meyer Werft delivered a new 71 300 GT cruise ship AIDAmar to the shipping company AIDA Cruises. The ...

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Finland: Sance, STX Finland Cabins Begin TUI-Cruiser Project

Finland: Sance, STX Finland Cabins Begin TUI-cruiser Project

Sance has received a new order concerning the new TUI- cruiser. The contract’s parties are Sance and STX Finland ...

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Carnival Corporation Joins Swedish Maritime ...

Carnival Corporation Joins Swedish Maritime Administration's MONALISA Project

Always seeking new ways to enhance safety, the shipping industry is turning to Sweden and the Swedish Maritime ...

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USA: AMHS, Alaska Ship and Drydock Sign Contract to ...

USA - AMHS, Alaska Ship and Drydock Sign Contract to Design Alaska Class Ferry

The Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) announced, on April 24th, that Alaska Ship and Drydock LLC (ASD) has ...

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China: Catamaran HAI JU Built by Afai Southern Delivered

China - Catamaran HAI JU Built by Afai Southern Delivered

In the afternoon, April 23th, the “HAI JU” co-designed and built by Afai Southern for HAITONG SHIPPING ...

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