Transformation of How Ports Operate Imminent

IBM expert discusses digitization of the maritime industry.

Danish Based shipIT Helps Shipping Industry to Solve ...

Danish Based shipIT Helps Shipping Industry to Solve IT Issues

Too many shipping companies are solving the same IT issues instead of learning from their counterparts, whom have ...

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Vietnam: Hyundai Vinashin Shipyard Launches Three Vessels

Vietnam - Hyundai Vinashin Shipyard Launches Three Vessels

On November 06, 2011, Launching Ceremonies for Hull Nos. S066, S059, S046 successfully took place at Dock No. 2 of ...

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New Zealand: Salvors Prepare to Begin Pumping Heavy ...

New Zealand - Salvors Prepare to Begin Pumping Heavy Fuel Oil from Stricken Rena

Salvors are in the final stages of preparing to begin pumping heavy fuel oil from the submerged number 5 starboard ...

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Singapore: Smart Shipping 2011 – Taking Different ...

Singapore - Smart Shipping 2011 - Taking Different Viewpoint

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) was a key sponsor of last month’s Smart Shipping event in Singapore. Ships Agency ...

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The Netherlands: Dockwise Signs LoI to Sell its Yacht ...

The Netherlands - Dockwise Signs LoI to Sell its Yacht Transport Division

Dockwise Ltd has today announced it has signed a letter of intent to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary, Dockwise ...

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China: HKLSA Seeks Subsidies in Order to comply ...

If subsidies are offered to public transport to comply with expensive emission standards, then they should also ...

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UK: Salvage and Marine Operations Team Invites Tenders ...

  The Salvage and Marine Operations Team invites tenders for vessel charter and marine Services. The Ministry ...

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Somali Pirates Release Crew Members of Algerian Bulk ...

Somali pirates Thursday morning released 25 of the crew members of Algerian bulk carrier MV Blida, hijacked on the ...

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Denmark: Clipper Partner Urges Shipowners to Join ...

Clipper Partner Urges Ship Owners to Join Forces in Piracy Battle

Clipper Group partner Per Gullestrup says the nationality of seafarers taken hostage in piracy attacks has had a ...

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Malaysia: 251 Merchant Ships Inspected by MMEA

  Some 251 merchant ships and boats that pass through the Melaka Straits have been inspected by Malaysian ...

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Germany: Shipyard Ferus Smit Delivers Wagenborg’s ...

Germany - Shipyard Ferus Smit Delivers Wagenborg’s Vessel MV Finnborg

On November 3rd, Shipyard Ferus Smit delivered vessel under the yard-number 395 to Royal Wagenborg. The ship, ...

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Singapore: Otto Marine Enters Agreement to Sell AHTS Vessel

Singapore - Otto Marine Enters Agreement to Sell AHTS Vessel

The Board of Directors of Otto Marine Limited announces that the Company or its nominee has entered into a ...

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USA: Crowley Maritime Christens Its Largest and Fastest ...

Crowley Maritime Christens Its Largest and Fastest Articulated Tug-barge

As a part of the company’s industry-leading new vessel building program, Crowley Maritime Corp. christened ...

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Salvage Teams Make Good Progress on Board Rena, ...

Salvage Teams Make Good Progress on Board Rena, Maritime New Zealand Says

Salvage teams on board the cargo vessel Rena are making good progress, and have resumed pumping of oil off the ...

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Turkey: Larger Vessels to Impact on Mediterranean Port Growth

Turkey - Larger Vessels to Impact on Mediterranean Port Growth

Addressing the 4th Annual Med Freight Conference, APM Terminals Director of Port Investments for Europe and the ...

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Pirates Hijack Oil Products Tanker Off Nigeria Coast

Pirates have hijacked an oil products tanker off the coast of Nigeria after contact was lost with the vessel and ...

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Taiwan: Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp Plans to Build ...

The chairman of Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp. said Thursday that he planned to make a proposal to his Board of ...

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Greece: FreeSeas Sells Handymax Dry Bulk Carrier MV Free Lady

  On October 3, 2011, FreeSeas, a transporter of dry-bulk cargoes through the ownership and operation of a ...

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New Zealand: Ferry Aratere Remains in Port Due to ...

  Aratere ferry remained in port today as the Maritime New Zealand inspectors on board continued to monitor ...

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China: COSCO Negotiates with Shipowners to Reduce ...

  China COSCO Holdings Co Ltd , operator of the world’s largest bulk cargo fleet and a major global ...

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Northern Sea Route Cargo Transportation Rises

Northern Sea Route Cargo Transportation Rises

This year the cargo transportation of the Northern Sea Route (NSR), a shipping lane from the Atlantic Ocean to the ...

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Norway: GC Rieber Shipping Completes Contracts for All ...

Norway - GC Rieber Shipping Completes Contracts for All Vessels

After the end of the third quarter, contracts have been completed for all vessels in GC Rieber Shipping’s ...

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Deliveries of New Containerships Surpasses 1 Million ...

  According to maritime consultant Alphaliner, deliveries of new containerships have surpassed the 1 million ...

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China: Sanfu Shipyard Launches New Bulk Carrier for ...

China - Sanfu Shipyard Launches New Bulk Carrier for Steamship Co

On October 26, 4#16900DWT BC (Hull No: SF080104), being built for Polish Steamship Co., was successfully launched. ...

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New Zealand: Salvage Teams Prepare to Transfer Oil from ...

New Zealand - Salvage Teams Prepare to Transfer Oil from Rena's Submerged Tank

Salvage teams are taking advantage of good weather in Tauranga today and continuing to progress with preparation ...

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Sino-Global Signs MoU with South Africa’s ...

Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd., a leading non-state-owned provider of shipping agency services operating ...

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Bermuda: Frontline Plans to Sell Three More Tankers

Frontline Ltd., the oil tanker operator led by Norway-born billionaire John Fredriksen, said it’s looking to sell ...

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