9 Pct of Global Terminals Are Semi-Automated

Interview with Daniel Schäfer, Market Analyst at German DS Research.

Greece: Diana Shipping Announces Time Charter and Loan ...

Greece - Diana Shipping Announces Time Charter and Loan Facility

Diana Shipping Inc., on Friday  announced that it has entered into a time charter contract with EDF Trading Ltd., ...

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UK: London Somalia Conference Welcomed by IMO Chief

UK - Somalia Conference Welcomed by IMO Chief

The outcome of a UK-hosted conference on Somalia has been welcomed by IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu. The ...

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Two Damen Stan Tugs Commence Duty in Moroccan Ports

Two Damen Stan Tugs Commence Duty in Moroccan Ports

Recently, two Damen Stan Tugs 2608, the Ibrahim 1 and the Jacques, were shipped from the anchorage of Halong Bay, ...

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UK: London Array Charters Floating Hotel MV Sea Discoverer

UK - London Array Charters Floating Hotel MV Sea Discoverer

M/V Sea Discoverer, which is part of the Comfort at Sea fleet, has been chartered for the world’s largest, ...

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USA: New York Calls for Uniform National Ballast Water ...

USA - New York Calls for Uniform National Ballast Water Requirements

New action this week by the State of New York underscores the need for national standards to address the issue of ...

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China: Zhoushan Shipyard Delivers New Bulk Carrier to ...

China - Zhoushan Shipyard Delivers New Bulk Carrier to Asian Owner

COSCO (Zhoushan) Shipyard Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of the Company’s 51% owned COSCO Shipyard Group Co., Ltd, has ...

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Enviroserve Orders Two Catamarans from French Boat ...

Enviroserve Orders Two Catamarans from French Boat Builder Navalu

UK wind farm service provider Enviroserve Ltd has ordered two 24 metre wind farm catamarans, from French work boat ...

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New Zealand: Salvors Focus on Removing Containers from ...

New Zealand - Salvors Focus on Removing Containers from Bow Section of Rena

554 containers have now been recovered from Rena by Svitzer salvors and received ashore by the Braemar Howells ...

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Denmark: IMO’s Meeting on Ship Design and ...

Denmark - IMO's Meeting on Ship Design and Equipment for Crew Protection Against Noise

United Nations’ International Maritime Organization (IMO) has just held a meeting in the Sub-Committee on Ship ...

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FGS BERLIN Responds to Emergency Call in Gulf of Aden

FGS BERLIN Responds to Emergency Call in Gulf of Aden

On 22 February 2012, the EU NAVFOR combat support warship FGS BERLIN responded to a distress signal from a tanker ...

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Germany: Hapag-Lloyd Publishes Environmental and ...

Germany - Hapag-Lloyd Publishes Environmental and Sustainability Brochure

40 examples of active environmental protection / Main objective to reduce CO2 emissions / Statutory regulations ...

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USA: International Shipholding Corporation Completes ...

USA - International Shipholding Corporation Completes Sale of 'Green Bay'

International Shipholding Corporation announced today that on February 22, 2012, it completed a sale and leaseback ...

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Significant Growth for WSS Marine Products in New Zealand

Significant Growth for WSS Marine Products in New Zealand

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has reported consistent growth and increased market awareness over the last few ...

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VBTH Takes Delivery of Its New Dry-cargo Vessel from China

VBTH Takes Delivery of Its New Dry-cargo Vessel from China

VBTH holding accepted delivery of dry-cargo vessel “Malachite” of DCV36 project into its operation (building No. ...

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Germany: Rickmers Group Gets New Deputy CFO

Germany - Rickmers Group Gets New Deputy CFO

Dr Mark-Ken Erdmann will join Rickmers Holding in Hamburg as Deputy CFO as of 1 July 2012. In this position, he ...

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Deep Sea Supply Secures Four Long Term Contracts in Brazil

Deep Sea Supply Secures Four Long Term Contracts in Brazil

Deep Sea Supply announces that the company has been awarded long term contracts with Petrobras for the four vessels ...

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T.O.S. Conducts High Speed Ship Delivery Services for ...

T.O.S. Conducts High Speed Ship Delivery Services for Svitzer Americas

T.O.S. (Transport & Offshore Services) and Svitzer Americas have done business for a while now. Over the last ...

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UK: EU NAVFOR Presents Update on Operation ATALANTA

UK - EU NAVFOR Presents Update on Operation ATALANTA

EU NAVFOR hosted a press conference on 20 February 2012 to present an update on Operation ATALANTA, piracy off the ...

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USA: SEACOR Marine to Buy Eighteen Liftboats

USA - SEACOR Marine to Buy Eighteen Liftboats

SEACOR Marine LLC announced an agreement with Superior Energy Services L.L.C. to purchase 18 liftboats for $134 ...

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Blue Water Shipping Opens New Danish Office

Blue Water Shipping Opens New Danish Office

Blue Water Shipping opens a new Danish office in Rodby on the island of Lolland primarily due to activities in ...

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Draft Law “On the Sea Ports of Ukraine” Adopted

Draft Law “On the sea ports of Ukraine” Adopted

Verkhovna Rada adopted in first reading the draft law “On the sea ports of Ukraine.” The new draft regulatory act ...

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China Merchants Reveals Intention to Buy Ten New VLCCs

China Merchants Reveals Intention to Buy Ten New VLCCs

China Merchants Energy Shipping has revealed the intention to increase its competitiveness by purchasing 10 new ...

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Greece: Globus Maritime Announces Payment of Bunkers on ...

Greece - Globus Maritime Announces Payment of Bunkers on Behalf of Former Charterer

Globus Maritime Limited, a dry bulk shipping company, announced yesterday that the M/V Star Globe, a 2010-built ...

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UAE: Gulf Navigation Joins VL8 Pool Managed by Navig8

UAE - Gulf Navigation Joins VL8 Pool Managed by Navig8

Navig8 and Gulf Navigation announce that Gulf Navigation have agreed to enter the 2007 built VLCC “Gulf Sheba” into ...

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Japan: Collision of Containership MOL Maneuver

  TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that the MOL-operated containership MOL Maneuver collided ...

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Denmark: Minister Ida Auken Opens Conference on Ships’ ...

Denmark - Minister Ida Auken Opens Conference on Ships’ Ballast Water Management

The Danish Nature Agency, the Danish Maritime Authority and the Danish Shipowners’ Association organize conference ...

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T.O.S. Inks Contract with German Towing Company

T.O.S. Inks Contract with German Towing Company

T.O.S. (Transport & Offshore Services) and the German towing company Hans Schramm & Sohn Schleppschifffahrt ...

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