Over-Optimism Cause of Liners’ Woes?

Boxship

Daniel Richards, container shipping analyst at MSI, comments on the state of play in the market.

Sweden: Stena Line Installs Wind Turbine Onboard Ferry

  As part of Stena Line’s environmental efforts, a world first project is now getting underway.As the ...

read more →

India: ABG Shipyard to Invest USD 300 Million into ...

  Indian shipbuilder ABG Shipyard is planning to invest up to $300m to venture into owning and operating ...

read more →

Bahrain: GOP Holds 25th Board Meeting

The General Organisation of Sea Ports (GOP) held its 25th Board of Directors Meeting under the chairmanship of ...

read more →

Angola: Port of Cabinda Development Under Way

  The new jetty at the port of Cabinda in Angola, work on which started at the beginning of this year, is ...

read more →

Nigerian Navy’s Chief of Staff, Vice Admiral O. S ...

  To address the increased attention on the Gulf of Guinea as an area of concern for piracy and maritime ...

read more →

Singapore: Otto Marines AHTS Receives DNV Class Certification

  Otto Marine Limited,  a leading offshore marine company which specialises in building complex offshore ...

read more →

TGS Agrees with Dolphin Geophysical to Jointly Acquire ...

  TGS has signed an agreement with Dolphin Geophysical Ltd. to jointly acquire, process and market ...

read more →

Teekay Offshore Enters Deal with BG Group to Provide ...

  Teekay Offshore GP L.L.C., the general partner of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (Teekay Offshore or the ...

read more →

STX France Terminates GNMTC Cruise Vessel Contract

  STX France SA, a 66.66% owned subsidiary of STX Europe AS, has rescinded the contract with GNMTC (General ...

read more →

Brazil: OSX Shipbuilding Unit Gets USD 1.7 Billion ...

  OSX Brasil S.A., a Brazilian corporation engaged in the equipment and services sector for the offshore oil ...

read more →

USA: Antipodes Submarine Begins Mapping of SS Governor ...

  The wreck of the SS Governor off Point Wilson in 1921 is a story that has captivated historians, treasure ...

read more →

Ships from Russia, France and United Kingdom Arrive at ...

  Ships from Russia, France and the United Kingdom arrived at Naval Station Norfolk to participate in FRUKUS ...

read more →

Norway: Deep Sea Metro Ltd. Takes Delivery of New ...

  Deep Sea Metro Ltd. has today taken delivery of the drillship Deepsea Metro I from Hyundai Heavy Industries ...

read more →

USNS Bowditch Completes Joint US-Vietnam Oceanographic ...

  Military Sealift Command oceanographic survey ship USNS Bowditch marked the conclusion of a month-long, ...

read more →

Transocean Releases Internal Investigation Report on ...

  Transocean Ltd. today announced the release of an internal investigation report on the causes of the April ...

read more →

Spectrum Completes Reprocessing of 2D Seismic Data from ...

  Spectrum has completed the reprocessing of approximately 9,000kms of regional 2D seismic data from the ...

read more →

USA: Crowley Maritime Gets Safe Work Award

In recognition of Crowley Maritime Corporation’s safe harbor ship assist and tanker escort operations on the west ...

read more →

Spain: Blythe Danner Christens New SEABOURN QUEST Cruiser

Luxury cruise line the Yachts of Seabourn has launched its latest liner at a glittering ceremony in Barcelona. The ...

read more →

China: Vale’s Giant Carrier Unlikely to Enter ...

  Brazilian iron ore miner Vale’s first giant ore carrier Vale Brasil built in 2011 is said to have ...

read more →

First Crude Cargo from Iraq’s Rumaila Oilfield ...

  On June 17, the super crude carrier Jiuhuashan, carrying the first shipment of 2 million barrels of crude ...

read more →

USA: Oceana Launches Scientific Expedition in Pacific Ocean

  Oceana will launch the second leg of a three leg scientific expedition exploring Important Ecological Areas ...

read more →

China to Launch New Icebreaker for Upcoming Polar Expedition

  China will launch a new icebreaker for use during an upcoming 2013 polar expedition, a senior oceanic ...

read more →

Canada: Fishermen Call for Hardy’s Channel Dredging

  Hardy’s Channel is becoming increasingly treacherous to navigate, says a lobster fishermen whose vessel was ...

read more →

Norway: Farstad Orders Two AHTS from STX OSV

  Farstad Shipping ASA has, through its wholly owned subsidiary Farstad Supply AS, reached an agreement with ...

read more →

Kuwait Oil Tanker Company Chooses Wilhelmsen Ships ...

  Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) Kuwait has recently won a major contract to provide support to the Kuwait Oil ...

read more →

USA: Marinette Marine Lays Keel for NOAA’s New Oceanic ...

  With a giant American flag draped over it, Marinette Marine had the ceremonial keel-laying for an $80 ...

read more →

Japan: NYK and Associates Install World First SCR NOx ...

  Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, Oshima Shipbuilding Co. Ltd., Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd, Akasaka ...

read more →