NYSHEX CEO: Digitization Is the New Normal

CEO of New York Shipping Exchange speaks about progress made so far and future plans.

COSCO Shipping-Seacor’s New JV Buys Eight PSVs

A newly established company SEACOSCO Offshore LLC has bought eight new platform supply vessels (PSVs) from COSCO ...

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PSA Marine Tugs to Assist Ships at Bangladesh LNG Terminal

PSA Marine Bangladesh is to provide support services to LNG ships calling at Summit LNG FSRU Terminal in Bangladesh. 

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KOTUG Wants to Use Drones in Tug Operations

KOTUG has applied for a patent to use drone technology in its tug operations.

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Finland: Two Maritime Pilots Die after Their Vessel Capsizes

Two pilot cutter operators, employees of Finnpilot, died after their vessel overturned outside of Emäsalo island.

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Hamburg Towage Trio Fined USD 15 Mn for Cartel Activity

Bundeskartellamt has fined three harbor towage service for cartel activity.

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NTSB: Second Mate Fell Asleep Prior to Tug Grounding

Nathan E. Stewart ran aground in the Seaforth Channel probably due to the second mate falling asleep while on watch.

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World’s 1st Class Approved 3D Printed Ship's Propeller

Dutch Damen Shipyards Group has presented today its 3D printed ship’s propeller, the WAAMpeller, following a ...

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CMB Shows Off Its Hydrogen-Powered Vessel

Antwerp maritime group Compagnie Maritime Belge (CMB) has launched its new hydrogen-powered passenger vessel-the ...

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Second Stingray for Maersk Supply Service

Maersk Supply Service AS has taken delivery of its second of four Stingray vessels, Maersk Involver, from COSCO ...

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Deutsche AM Buys Stake in RR's Towage Business

Deutsche Asset Management (Deutsche AM) is to acquire a stake in a Rimorchiatori Riuniti (RR) business as part of ...

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Gallery: Ship Suffering Engine Failure Rescued off Scotland

A general cargo vessel broke down half a mile offshore in Sinclair’s Bay, Scotland, in the morning hours of ...

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Unions to Fight Against Fairmount Crew Replacement Plans

Dutch marine services and dredging company Boskalis is planning to lay off 20 crew members and replace them with a ...

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Damen to Build Four Tugs for Smit Lamnalco

Dutch towage and marine services company Smit Lamnalco has ordered four Damen ASD 3212 tugs from compatriot ...

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Craig Group Disposes of Its Shipping Arm amid Restructuring

UK-based Craig Group has sold its shipping arm, North Star Shipping, a provider of emergency response and rescue ...

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A Month Needed to Prep for Kea Trader's Refloating Attempt

Following the unsuccessful refloating attempt on October 9, salvage company Ardent is devising a new plan to move ...

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Seven Tug Crew Arrested after Cocaine Bust in Atlantic

Seven seafarers have been arrested after Spanish authorities seized close to four tons of cocaine from an ...

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Abu Dhabi Ports Orders 3 New Tugs from Damen, Sanmar

Port developer and operator Abu Dhabi Ports ordered three new tugboats during the Seatrade Offshore Marine & ...

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Kleven Secures Cash Injection from Hurtigruten-Led Investors

Norwegian builder of ferries and offshore support vessels has obtained an investment worth NOK 300 million (USD ...

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Svitzer Bolsters Footprint in Portugal

Maersk’s tug operator Svitzer has signed an agreement with Portuguese company Rebosado to provide services to ...

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Maersk Group Bleeds Red Ink in Q2

Danish energy and transportation giant A.P. Moller – Maersk sailed into a loss of USD 264 million in the ...

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Svitzer Wins Work at Bangladesh’s 1st LNG Import Terminal

Excelerate Energy Bangladesh Limited (Excelerate) has awarded Svitzer a fifteen-year contract to provide marine ...

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Domingue's Fatal Sinking Partly Due to Inexperienced Crew

The inexperience of the crew of the Domingue tug that sank while assisting the container ship CMA CGM Simba in the ...

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Bourbon to Help Build World's 1st Autonomous OSV

Offshore services company Bourbon has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Automated Ships Ltd to ...

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Detained Crew in Angola Denied Basic Human Rights

Maritime trade union Nautilus International has voiced its concern over the treatment of the crew of an offshore ...

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One Missing after Tug Sinks in Gulf of Mexico

Three people were rescued and one crewmember is reported missing after a tug sank in the Gulf of Mexico on Monday, ...

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Svitzer Starts Building Moroccan Fleet

Svitzer, part of the Maersk Group, has ordered four ASD tugs from Sanmar Shipyards to service the recently awarded ...

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Svitzer Scoops Moroccan Bounty

Svitzer, part of the Maersk Group, has been awarded a 20-year concession to provide terminal towage services to the ...

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