Impact of Smart Ships on Seafarers

The smart ship revolution brings a myriad of challenges for seafarers

China: Christening and Delivery Ceremony for New Bulk ...

China - Christening and Delivery Ceremony for New Bulk Carrier FESCO Stavropol

On April 24th the Qingshan Shipyard (China) held christening and delivery ceremony for 57,000 dwt bulk carrier ...

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Greece: Costamare Renews Its Fleet

  Costamare Inc. announced yesterday that it has agreed to sell two 1984-built vessels for demolition. At the ...

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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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FPS Hong Kong Launches New Direct Ocean Groupage ...

FPS Hong Kong Launches New Direct Ocean Groupage Service to Hawaii

FPS Hong Kong – one of the founder members of the Famous Pacific Shipping Group forwarding and logistics network ...

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UK: SeaHold GEOSHIPS Holds Open Day on Board MPSV Loch Roag

UK - SeaHold GEOSHIPS Holds Open Day on Board MPSV Loch Roag

SeaHold GEOSHIPS Ltd, a marine and subsea services shipping company, held an open day on board the newest addition ...

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Fairmount Expedition Tows Drilling Rig Scarabeo 6 to ...

Fairmount Expedition Tows Drilling Rig Scarabeo 6 to Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Fairmount Marine’s tug Fairmount Expedition has delivered the semi- submersible drilling rig Scarabeo 6 safely in ...

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DNV Announces Financial Results for 2011 (Norway)

DNV Announces Financial Results for 2011 (Norway)

DNV achieved a 3.7% growth in operating revenue, from NOK 9,792 million in 2010 to NOK 10,156 million in 2011. The ...

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India: Setting Up of Major Ports and Ship Building Yards

  The Union Minister of Shipping, Shri G.K. Vasan has informed the Rajya Sabha in a written reply to a ...

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Singapore: Sustainable Shipping Initiative Launched

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) is at Singapore Maritime Week today, launching a series of practical, ...

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Japanese Shipyard Orders OceanSaver BWT for Four Bulk ...

Japanese Shipyard Orders OceanSaver BWT for Four Bulk Carriers

OceanSaver has entered the Japanese market with a major ballast water treatment contract for four open hatch bulk ...

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UAE: Jebel Ali Port Welcomes CMA CGM’s Largest ...

  The largest container ship of French shipping company CMA CGM, the 365 metre long Christophe Colomb, on ...

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Denmark: Daily Maersk – Six Months of Reliable Service

Denmark - Daily Maersk - Six Months of Reliable Service

Daily Maersk, Maersk Line’s revolutionary service promising absolute reliability on the Asia – North Europe ...

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BSF Ship Donuzlav Participates in International ...

  Black Sea Fleet (BSF) hydrographic ship Donuzlav together with Russian delegation headed by Alexander ...

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Germany: Two Companies from Erck Rickmers Group Join ...

Germany - Two Companies from Erck Rickmers Group Join United Nations Global Compact

The Hamburg-based ship managers E.R. Schiffahrt and E.R. Offshore have joined the United Nations Global Compact. By ...

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IMB’s Report Shows Increase in Piracy Off West Africa

  One hundred and two incidents of piracy and armed robbery have been reported for the first quarter of 2012, ...

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BIMCO Tackles Shipping Issues at DC Meeting in Singapore

BIMCO Tackles Shipping Issues at DC Meeting in Singapore

BIMCO’s Documentary Committee, chaired by Mr Karel Stes, gathered in Singapore for its spring meeting on 23 April. ...

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COSCO Eyes Investment in Croatian Port of Rijeka

Shipping Giant COSCO Eyes Investment in Croatian Port of Rijeka

Chinese shipping giant COSCO is interested in investing in Croatia’s main Adriatic port of Rijeka. COSCO chairman ...

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OPDR Increases Presence in Baltic Sea Region

OPDR Increases Presence in Baltic Sea Region

OPDR has extended its Baltic Sea Service (BALT) through the formation of new strategic alliances in Scandinavia, ...

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Italy: Titan Salvage, Micoperi Win Costa Concordia ...

Italy - Titan Salvage, Micoperi Win Costa Concordia Wreck Removal Tender

Costa Crociere and the Costa Concordia Emergency Commissioner’s Office announced that the tender for the removal of ...

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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Establishes Subsidiary in Peru

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that the company established a subsidiary, MOL (Peru) S.A.C., in Peru. ...

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Fairmount Glacier Assists in Refloating of Bulk Carrier ...

Fairmount Glacier Assists in Refloating of Bulk Carrier in Mozambique

Fairmount Marine’s tug Fairmount Glacier has successfully assisted in the refloating of Greek owned bulk carrier ...

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YoungShip President Birgit Liodden Receives WISTA ...

YoungShip President Birgit Liodden Receives WISTA LeaderShip Award 2012 (Norway)

WISTA Norway announced that President of YoungShip International, Birgit Liodden, is the winner of the WISTA ...

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Gas Tanker Grand Aniva to Deliver LNG Cargo to Japan

Gas Tanker Grand Aniva to Deliver LNG Cargo to Japan

The 500th delivery of liquefied natural gas via the LNG terminal was loaded in the port of Prigorodnoye (Sakhalin ...

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Danish Maritime Authority Leads Development of E-Navigation

Danish Maritime Authority Leads Development of E-Navigation

The Danish Maritime Authority is still in the lead of the development of the navigation concept of the future, ...

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Sweden: APM Terminals Gothenburg Welcomes First G6 ...

  The recently established G6 Alliance has added direct service Gothenburg, Sweden to its weekly Far ...

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Faroe Maritime Technic Appoints New Distributor in UK

Faroe Maritime Technic Announces New Distributor in UK

As part of Faroe Maritime Technic’s expansion plans the Company announced the appointment of Oil Conveyer Limited ...

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Denmark: ERRA AS Canceles Last Newbuilding Contract

Denmark - ERRA AS Canceles Last Newbuilding Contract

ERRA A/S announced that it has canceled the last newbuilding contract with Rushan Shipyard Co. Ltd, as a part of ...

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