Essar Shipping Gears Up for Ship Investment

Essar Shipping reveals ship investment plans and more in an interview with WMN.

European Shipowners Call for Progress in Brexit Talks

ECSA, representing European shipowners, is pushing for rapid and positive progress to be made in the Brexit negotiations.

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World’s Largest Containership Fleet Is Here

Maersk Line and Hamburg Süd create the world's largest containership fleet of 773 vessels.

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Video: Pirate Attack Caught on Camera

Pirate attack on a containership underway in the Gulf of Guinea on December 7 caught on camera.

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Kidnapped Captain of Royal 16 Found Dead

The captain of the Vietnamese-flagged bulk carrier Royal 16, kidnapped by pirates over a year ago, was found dead.

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World's Largest Semi-Submersible Crane Vessel in the Making

China Merchants Industry Holdings has won a contract for construction of a 'revolutionary' semi-submersible crane vessel.

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Kea Trader Clean Up Efforts Continue, No Pollution at Site

Pollution control plan amended after grounded containership Kea Trader broke in two.

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Body Found Floating near Yang Ming's Chartered Boxship

Body of an Indonesian worker was found floating near the stern of the Yang Ming’s Louds Island, at JCIT.

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World's Biggest Automated Box Terminal Starts Trials

Port of Shanghai has launched trial operations at its brand new automated container terminal.

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CMA CGM Wraps Up Mercosul Takeover

CMA CGM has completed the acquisition of Brazil's container shipping line Mercosul Line.

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Former DSME, Hanjin Shipping Top Brass Put behind Bars

South Korea is clamping down on behind the scene maneuvering of former maritime executives.

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Worker Dies after Falling from Maersk Drilling Rig off Norway

A worker has passed away following a fall on Thursday from the Maersk Interceptor jack-up drilling rig, off Norway.

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China’s 1st Smart Ship Makes a Debut

China's first smart ship, Great Intelligence, was presented this week at Marintec China 2017.

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Cyber Hygiene Key to Hack-Proofing Your Business

With cyber crimes becoming ever more frequent, WMN explores what is key to becoming cyber resilient.

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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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EU Okays COSCO's OOCL Takeover

The European Commission has given the green light to COSCO Shipping's bid to take over OOCL.

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Spain: Almost 6 Tons of Cocaine Smuggled on Containership

Spanish authorities seized almost six tons of cocaine stashed in boxes on board a container carrier MV Banak while ...

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Gloomy Outlook for Global Shipping amid Overcapacity Woes

The outlook for the global shipping industry remains negative, according to Fitch Ratings, as the rating agency ...

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Gastro Outbreak on board Ovation of the Seas

Over 190 cruise passengers have been struck down by gastrointestinal illness during a two-week cruise on board the ...

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Police Catches Drunken Captain Steering Ship in Kiel Canal

Captain of a Malta-flagged ocean-going ship has been caught steering the vessel under the influence of alcohol in ...

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Maersk: Hamburg Süd Ships to Fly Denmark, Singapore Flags

Danish shipping major Maersk Line will reflag Hamburg Süd-owned vessels to Denmark and Singapore, Maersk ...

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13 Dead, 2 Missing as Fishing Vessel Sinks off South Korea

At least thirteen people have lost their lives after a fishing boat collided with a tanker and sank off the coast ...

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Images of Kea Trader Spill Released as Oil Washes Ashore

A marine pollution alert has been issued following the washing ashore of globules of oil along some of the beaches ...

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Maersk Line Closes Hamburg Süd Acquisition

Maersk Line’s acquisition of German container shipping line Hamburg Südamerikanische ...

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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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CMA CGM Merges Subsidiaries

French CMA CGM Group will merge its two subsidiaries MacAndrews and OPDR, specializiang in short sea ...

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Pan Ocean to Invest in Six New VLOCs

South Korean shipping company Pan Ocean informed that it is investing in the construction of six very large ore ...

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Clarksons Falls Victim to Cyber Security Breach

London-based provider of shipping services Clarkson PLC was hit by a cyber attack, which involved unauthorized ...

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