Meet Us at Nor-Shipping 2019


World Maritime News team will also be attending this year’s event.

Greek Trio Accused of Faking Pollution Records


Greek trio indicted for failing to keep accurate ship pollution control records, falsifying records in the US.

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Zeaborn Ship Management Gets New CEO, Eyes 250-Strong Fleet

Rob Grool

Zeaborn to grow its managed fleet to 250 vessels with the support of its new CEO.

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Ocean Yield Takes Delivery of Scorpio's Ultramax Pair


Ocean Yield ASA takes delivery of two 2017-built Ultramax dry bulk vessels.

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Novatek Brings In TechnipFMC for Arctic LNG 2 Project

Arctic LNG 2

The first train of the project is scheduled for launch in 2023.

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IMO Tightens Climate Protection Requirements for Ships


MEPC: amendments to strengthen existing requirements for new ships to be more energy efficient.

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LNG Carrier Methane Princess Repaired after Tug Collision

Methane Princess

The LNG carrier collided with a tug while berthing at the Punta Europa LNG Terminal in Equatorial Guinea.

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Norled to Change Ownership


Norwegian DSD has signed an agreement to sell its ferry company Norled.

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Panama Canal Enhances Green Initiatives


The Panama Canal announces improvements to its Green Connection Environmental Recognition Program.

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Hamburg Süd Christens Another Polar Class Vessel

Polar Ecuador

Hamburg Süd christens its latest Polar-class containership, Polar Ecuador.

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Russia to Pay USD 3 Mn to Greenpeace for Illegal Ship Arrest


The compensation is for the unlawful detention of Greenpeace's ship and its 30 crew.

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Zeaborn Picks KR, Verifavia for 100-Unit IHM Certification

Inventory of hazardous materials preparation and certification will include more than 100 vessels.

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Maersk Patras Crewman Falls Overboard, Search Suspended


Maersk Patras lost a crew member overboard while taking a pilot on board off Quebec.

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Rescue Ship Seized in Italy after Migrants Disembark

Sea-Watch 3 disembarkation in Lampedusa, Italy

The migrants were disembarked against minister of interior Salvini's orders to prevent them from doing so.

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GulfNav Posts Net Loss but Revenue Jumps

Gulf Fanatir

Gulf Navigation Holding (GulfNav) ended the first quarter of this year with a net loss.

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Shipowners from Around the World Can Now Join UK Flag

red ensign

The UK Ship Register is to expand its ownership eligibility.

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Baltic Exchange Council Elects New Chairman

Baltic Exchange

Petropoulos said he would focus on supporting the Baltic’s drive to increase its profile in Asia.

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HMM Unveils New Corporate Identity

corporate identity

Hyundai Merchant Marine launches its new corporate identity to elevate brand equity.

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Yantian Express to Arrive in Halifax Today


Fire-stricken containership Yantian Express finally sailed from Freeport on May 15.

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Readers' Picks of the Week

Here are the most read stories from the previous week.

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ONE, PSA Singapore Inaugurate Magenta JV Terminal

Magenta Singapore Terminal

A total of four berths will have a combined annual handling capacity of 4 million TEU.

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Pacific Basin Ups Funding Flexibility with USD 115 Mn Loan

Pacific Basin

Pacific Basin closed a new USD 115 million credit facility, secured over 10 of the company’s owned ships.

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NYK Introduces Additive for IMO 2020-Compliant Fuel Oil


NYK unveils a new fuel-oil additive for low-sulfur compliant fuel-oil that meets SOx regulations.

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Pirates Arrested after Attempted Tanker Hijacking off Togo


Togo Navy prevented the hijacking of a product tanker in the Gulf of Guinea.

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Singapore Classifies Scrubber Residues as Toxic Waste


MPA Singapore classified residues arising from exhaust gas cleaning systems as toxic industrial waste (TIW).

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Klaveness Combination Carriers Orders Two More CLEANBUs

Klaveness CLEANBU carrier

Klaveness Combination Carriers declared options for two new CLEANBU combination carriers in China.

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MPC Capital Expands Managed Tanker, Bulker Fleet


MPC Capital witnessed an increase in management services on the back of a fleet expansion.

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Maersk Tankers Closes Sale, Leaseback for MR Quartet


Maersk Product Tankers enters into a sale and leaseback agreement for four MR vessels.

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