Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

Wasaline ferry

Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Sinopec Supplies First Shipping Fuel Cargo in Middle East

  China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation, a majority owned subsidiary of state owned company Sinopec ...

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Italian Tanker Enrico Levoli Hijacked Off Oman

Italian Tanker Enrico Levoli Hijacked Off Oman

Enrico Levoli, an Italian oil and chemical tanker, was attacked and hijacked by pirates off the coast of the ...

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Denmark: Decision to Order 10 More Triple-E Ships Has ...

Denmark - Decision to Order 10 More Triple-E Ships Has Not Been Made Yet, Maersk Says

Maersk Line, the global containerized division of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group is considering an option to order ...

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China: Jumbo Shipping Takes Over Offices in Shanghai ...

Jumbo Shipping Takes Over Offices in Shanghai and Beijing

Thanking China Shipping for the pleasant cooperation during the past 10 years the joint venture between Jumbo ...

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LuxSpace Sarl Delivers Maritime-tracking Satellite to China

LuxSpace Sarl Delivers Maritime-tracking Satellite to China

Orbcomm, a Satellite Data Communications Company, announced that the Luxembourg-based LuxSpace Sarl, an affiliate ...

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New Anti-piracy Project Gets USD 2 Million from ...

New Anti-piracy Project Gets USD 2 Million from European Union

A new anti-piracy project with a startup grant of $2 million from the European Union has been initiated by the ...

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Russia: VFT Signs USD 138 Million Financing Agreement ...

Russia - VFT Signs USD 138 Million Financing Agreement for 10 Tanker Vessels

The company Volga Fleet Tanker, part of UCL Holding, recently signed an agreement with OAO Gazprombank to attract ...

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Japan: NYK Presents at Eco-Products 2011

Japan - NYK Presents at Eco-Products 2011

NYK made a booth presentation at Eco-Products 2011, one of the largest environmental exhibitions in Japan, which ...

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Russia: Ust-Luga Port Receives Ocean-going Car Carrier ...

Russia - Ust-Luga Receives Ocean-going Car Carrier Pleiades Spirit

On December 22, Subaru vehicles were first delivered directly from Japan to Ust-Luga port, bypassing intermediate ...

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Repair of Fishing Vessel Sparta Continues, Antarctica

  Considerable repairs to the damaged shell plating on FV SPARTA in the Southern Ocean have been made. The ...

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High Speed Craft Collided with Ro-Ro Ferry Und Ege in ...

High Speed Craft Collided with Ro-Ro Ferry Und Ege in Sea of Marmara, Turkey

The 88 meter long, 470 dwt high speed Craft  Osman Gazi 1 collided with the 193 meter long, 9830 dwt ro-ro ferry ...

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Iranian Navy Thwarts Pirate Attack on Saudi Oil Tanker

Iranian Navy Thwarts Pirate Attack on Saudi Oil Tanker

Several unknown pirate boats were unsuccessful in their attempt to hijack a Saudi oil tanker as the Iranian ...

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CKYH Expands Cooperation with Evergreen on ...

CKYH Expands Cooperation with Evergreen on Asia-Europe-Mediterranean Trade

CKYH-the Green Alliance hereby announces that, together with Evergreen Line (“Evergreen”), all parties ...

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Bangladesh: Western Marine Shipyard Launches Another ...

  Western Marine Shipyard​, the country’s leading shipbuilding company, has launched another pair of ...

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Pakistan Ministry of Ports and Shipping Approves ...

  The Ministry of Ports and Shipping has obtained approval to acquire 14 new ships under a five year fleet ...

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COSCO Shipping Plans to Establish Two Joint Ventures

  COSCO Shipping Co., Ltd. is planning to establish two joint ventures in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and ...

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New “K” Line’s Ro-Ro Vessel Makes its Maiden Call ...

New “K” Line's Ro-Ro Vessel Makes its Maiden Call at Colombo, Sri Lanka

The Roll-on/Roll-off (Ro/Ro) Vessel, MV “DALIAN HIGHWAY” of “K” Line (Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.), made its maiden ...

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Philippine Navy Personnel Aids Burning Cargo Vessel off ...

Philippine Navy Personnel Aids Burning Cargo Vessel off Misamis Oriental

Philippine Navy personnel helped fight a blaze onboard a cargo ship sailing off Misamis Oriental Thursday ...

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Dry Cargo Ship Broke into Two Over Storm Off Kamchatka, ...

  The 7704 dwt freighter Ai Qi Shun, which went onto the rocks near the port of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, ...

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Polar Research Vessel Reaches Stricken Sparta in Ross ...

Polar Research Vessel Reaches Stricken Sparta in Ross Sea

As part of the repair operations, fuel transferring to Sparta has been initiated. The Rescue Coordination Centre ...

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New Zealand: Total of 341 Containers Removed from Rena

New Zealand - Total of 341 Containers Removed from Rena

The Rena container removal operations have resulted in 341 removed containers. The process of repositioning and ...

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Anti-piracy Operations Continue in Somalia

Anti-piracy Operations Continue in Somalia

Upon conducting anti-piracy operations in the village of Garacad in Puntland’s Mudug region, the police from ...

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China: SF Shipyard Delivers New Bulk Carrier to CONTI

China - SF Shipyard Delivers New Bulk Carrier to CONTI

On Dec.20, SF shipyard held the Naming and Delivery ceremony on its dock No. 3. The last one of four 57.000 DWT ...

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DP World Nhava Sheva Welcomes Longest Container Vessel ...

  The Singaporean-flagged Maersk Seletar, with length of 319 meters and capacity of 6,478 TEUs, called at DP ...

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OOCL Wins Award for Operational Excellence from Major ...

OOCL Wins Award for Operational Excellence from Major US Exporter

OOCL announces that it has been recognized and awarded by one of their major customers in the United States, the ...

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UK: MarineCo Introduces its Second Twin Axe Catamaran FCS

UK - MarineCo Introduces its Second Twin Axe Catamaran FCS

As a support to its fleet, MarineCo, a boat operator, has introduced its second Twin Axe Catamaran Fast Crew ...

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MV Hanjin Semarang Gets Stuck at Entrance of Chittagong ...

  The Panama-flagged Hanjin Semarang got stuck at the entrance of Chittagong upon being distracted by foggy ...

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