Oslo Set to Become Zero-Emission Port

Oslo Port

Port of Oslo is looking to grow its business while cutting GHG emissions.

New NFC Blockchain Shipment Tracking Solution Unveiled

blockchain

ShipChain and GTX Corp launch a partnership for a new global NFC blockchain shipment tracking solution.

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ReCAAP: Asian Piracy Incidents Drop in 1st Half of 2019

Piracy

The total number of incidents dropped by 32% compared to the first half of 2018.

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Svitzer Tug Employees Agree Pay Increase, End Strikes

Svitzer tug

With the new five-year agreement all further industrial actions at Svitzer have been cancelled.

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Diana Shipping Finds Work for Panamax Bulker

diana-shipping

Diana Shipping inks a time charter contract for one of its Panamax dry bulk vessels, the Selina.

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TOP Ships Secures Loan for One MR2 Vessel

top-ships

TOP Ships inks a financing agreement with an undisclosed Chinese financier to refinance one of its MR2 tankers.

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Epic Gas Adds Two Petredec Ships to Its Fleet

Shipping

Another two ships are due to join the fleet in July and August.

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Wharfies Reveal Further Strikes at DP World Terminals

DP World London Gateway

The latest strike action follows a series of coordinated stoppages that shut DP World terminals last week.

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Germany Becomes 13th Member of Hong Kong Convention

Germany

Germany joins the Hong Kong Convention for safe and responsible ship recycling.

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Maersk, MSC Boxships Breaking Australian Records

Maersk Skarstind

Fremantle will be the ships' last Australian call.

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Amsterdam Pilots Sailing Drone for Depth Inspection of Ships

Port of Amsterdam

The pilot has an aim to gain experience in new technologies in nautical processes.

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Port of Amsterdam Joins H2SHIPS Project

Port of Amsterdam

Dutch Port of Amsterdam has become a partner in the European project H2SHIPS.

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Turkish Crew Taken Hostage in Pirate Attack off Nigeria

Piracy off Nigerian coast

The pirates are still holding 10 of the ship's 18 crew.

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McDermott Bags FEED Contract for Sohar LNG Bunkering Project

LNG bunkering

Sohar LNG Bunkering Project would establish Oman as a regional LNG bunkering hub.

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Qatargas Ships 3000th LNG Cargo to Japan

Al Jasra

Qatargas has set another milestone as it successfully delivered the 3,000th LNG cargo to Japan.

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AIDA Cruises Adds Bremerhaven to Its Port Calls

AIDAcara

AIDAcara made a maiden call in Bremerhaven, thereby marking the addition of the port to the company's program.

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MSC Gayane Released on USD 50 Mn Bond

MSC Gayane

The ship was seized in Philadelphia with almost 20 tons of cocaine on board.

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Drewry: Tightness in Oil Supply to Hurt Tanker Demand

Tanker

The negative impact on tanker demand, especially VLCCs, would go some way to negate the normal seasonal upturn.

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SMARTShip Solution Wins ClassNK Approval

digitalization

ClassNK gives type approval for SMARTShip, a digital shipping solution developed by Alpha Ori Technologies (AOT).

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Bihar International Orders Up to Eight Tankers in China

Tanker

The company ordered two 110,000 dwt and two more 50,000 dwt units. The deals include two options each.

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RoRo Passenger Dies after Evacuation off Philippines

Philippines

A passenger of a roll-on/roll-off vessel died after being medevaced off Cebu, Philippines, on July 10.

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Bureau Veritas Joins International Windship Association

Shipping

The classification society would help further the development of primary renewable solutions.

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Safe Bulkers Installs, Commissions Its First Scrubber

Bulker

The company's 2009-built vessel now features an open loop, U-Type, Alfa Laval PureSOx scrubber.

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ABS, MOL Team Up on up to 14 New Gas Carriers

MOL ABS

ABS and MOL sign a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on up to 14 new gas carriers.

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Denmark Now Operates World's 5th Largest Merchant Fleet

Danish fleet

Denmark is above the US, Germany, and the UK on the list of merchant ships operated by the country's shipping firms.

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BHP Eyes LNG Shipments for 10 Pct of Its Iron Ore

bulker

BHP issues "the world's first" bulk carrier tender for LNG-fueled transport for up to 27 million tons of its iron ore.

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Fleet Expansion Drives Nakilat's Profit Up

Nakilat LNG carrier

The company's profit increased to QAR 476 million in the first half of 2019, a rise of 7%.

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Gibraltar May Release Iranian Tanker

Tanker

Gibraltar, the UK would facilitate the release of the detained Iranian Grace 1 if there are certain guarantees.

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