Sailing the Seven Seas

Have you ever thought about the first journey of a ship, her maiden voyage from the shipyard to its owner?

India: Preventive Security Measures for Combating Piracy

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

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VSTEP to Deliver NAUTIS Bridge Simulators for Technical ...

VSTEP to Deliver NAUTIS Bridge Simulators for Technical University in Varna, Bulgaria

VSTEP has been awarded the contract to deliver two NAUTIS Bridge Simulators and classrooms with desktop Navigation ...

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Australia: WOC, AAMA Workshop to Ensure Voice for Industry

Australia - WOC, AAMA Workshop to Ensure Voice for Industry

  The WOC and the Australian Association for Maritime Affairs (AAMA) are collaborating to ensure that ocean ...

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UAE: World Ports and Trade Summit to Highlight Key ...

UAE - World Ports and Trade Summit to Highlight Key Trends of Maritime Sector

H.E. Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, UAE; Dr Sultan Al Jaber, Chairman Abu Dhabi Ports Company; ...

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Australian Government Buys Offshore Support Vessel from DOF

Australian Government Buys Offshore Support Vessel from DOF

Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that the ...

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China: SF Shipyard Hands Over New Bulk Carrier to POLSTEAM

China - SF Shipyard Hands Over New Bulk Carrier to POLSTEAM

In the afternoon of March 16th, the delivery documents for No.2 16.900 DWT Bulk Carrier (HULL NO.:SF080102 ) were ...

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Russia: SCF Receives New Product Tanker ‘SCF ...

  On 12 March 2012, SCF Group delivered a new product tanker SCF Prudencia – a further ship for SCF’s joint ...

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Port of Long Beach Welcomes Largest Container Ship Ever ...

Port of Long Beach Welcomes Largest Container Ship Ever to Call to North America

The Port of Long Beach on Friday welcomed the largest container ship ever to call to North America, the MSC ...

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Singapore: Otto Marine Signs Time Charter for Work ...

Singapore - Otto Marine Signs Time Charter for Work Maintenance Vessel

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

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Ireland: Arklow Marine Hands Over Wind Farm Service ...

Ireland - Arklow Marine Hands Over Wind Farm Service Vessel Gardian 8

After the Arklow Marine successfully launched and tested its first 20 m Wind Farm Service Vessel Gardian 8, the ...

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Atlantska Plovidba Delivers MV Mokosica to Norwegian Buyer

Atlantska Plovidba Delivers MV Mokosica to Norwegian Buyer

On March 14th 2012 Croatian Shipping Company Atlantska Plovidba has delivered m/v “Mokosica” to ...

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Amount of Pirate Attacks off African Coast Sharply ...

  Amount of pirate attacks off African coast sharply reduced in 2011, said French defense minister Gérard ...

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Greece: ERMA FIRST BWTS Gets IMO Final Approval

Greece - ERMA FIRST BWTS Gets IMO Final Approval

The IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee, having considered the recommendations contained in the GESAMP ...

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Denmark: TORM Cancels Remaining Newbuilding Contract

TORM has entered into an agreement to cancel one MR product tanker newbuilding, which was scheduled for delivery in ...

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Krill Harvesting Vessel Saga Sea Sails to Falkland ...

Krill Harvesting Vessel Saga Sea Sails to Falkland Islands for Repair Work

Aker BioMarine’s krill harvesting vessel Saga Sea has sailed to the Falkland Islands after incurring an injury on ...

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BLT Gets US Court Orders to Prevent Arrest of Ships

BLT Gets US Court Orders to Prevent Arrest of Ships

PT Berlian Laju Tanker , Indonesia’s largest oil and gas shipping company, announced on 13th March 2012 that ...

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Croatia: 3. Maj Shipyard Launches New Tanker Built for ...

Croatia - 3. Maj Shipyard Launches New Tanker Built for Wisby Tankers

At a ceremony held on March 13, a newbuild 716 was launched from the Slipway No. 2. This is the first of a series ...

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New Zealand: Svitzer Salvors Extract Remaining Oil from ...

New Zealand - Svitzer Salvors Extract Remaining Oil in Rena's Submerged Tank

The crane barge Smit Borneo is now reconnected to Rena on the starboard side of the partially submerged stern ...

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China: CMHI Delivers Heavy Lift Vessel HYSY 278 to COOEC

China - CMHI Delivers Heavy Lift Vessel HYSY 278 to COOEC

China Merchants Yard in Shenzhen (CMHI) yesterday held the delivery ceremony for COOEC 50000t Semi Submersible ...

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APM Terminals Expands Commercial Network with New Hong ...

APM Terminals Expands Commercial Network with New Hong Kong Office

APM Terminals has opened a Hong Kong office to further expand its partnerships with Asia-based customers when ...

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Canada: Northstar Electronics to Divest Northstar Network

Canada- Northstar Electronics Signs LOI to Acquire Echotec Sonar and Divests Northstar Network

Northstar Electronics, Inc., specializing in sonar subcontracting for the defense and security sector, is ...

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Japan: MOL Announces Completion of New Iron Ore Carrier ...

Japan - MOL Announces Completion of New Iron Ore Carrier 'Tom Price'

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced the completion of the 225,000-ton iron ore carrier Tom Price at the ...

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The Netherlands: Amarcon to Provide OCTOPUS-Onboard for ...

The Netherlands - Amarcon to Provide OCTOPUS-Onboard for Dockwise's New Vessel

Amarcon announces yet another OCTOPUS-Onboard installation for a vessel operated by the Dutch heavy cargo ...

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Norway: Sea Trials for MPVS with KONGSBERG K-Master on ...

Norway - Sea Trials Testing for KONGSBERG K-Master on Board MPVS Completed

Sea trials testing the sophisticated Integrated Control System (ICS) developed by Kongsberg Maritime for Olympic ...

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Stolt Nielsen’s Tanker Suffers Explosion on Board ...

  Stolt Tankers B.V., a subsidiary of Stolt-Nielsen Limited and operators and owners of MT Stolt Valor, ...

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Russian Maritime Register of Shipping Opens Support ...

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping Opens Support Centre in South Korea

Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS) has opened a Design and Newbuilding Support Centre in the Republic of ...

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Germany: Newly Formed Shipping Group Blue Star Holding ...

Germany - Newly Formed Shipping Group Blue Star Holding Gets CEO

From July 1st 2012 Dr Hermann J. Klein will run the newly formed shipping group as its Chief Executive Officer ...

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