Shipping a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

Lars Lange, IUMI Secretary-General, speaks of numerous challenges related to cyber risk insurance

USCG Investigating Death aboard Chemical Tanker

The United States Coast Guard has launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death on board ...

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Spain to Receive USD 1.8 Bn in Damages for Prestige Oil Spill

The Provincial Court of A Coruña, a northwestern city in Spain, upheld on Wednesday the ruling of the Spanish ...

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Ten Bulker Crew Members Saved from Pirates off Nigeria

Armed pirates boarded a drifting bulk carrier around 17 nautical miles south-southwest (SSW) off Bonny Island, ...

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Shanghai Waigaoqiao Disposes of USD 1 Bn Offshore Newbuilds

Due to the overall sluggishness in the offshore market, China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) opted to ...

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Yang Ming Confirms Fleet Replacement Plans

Taiwanese shipping company Yang Ming Marine Transport Corporation (Yang Ming) is considering available options ...

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MSC's Training Program Pushes Crew Retention Rate Up

Seafarers today are increasingly attracted to sophisticated training, professional development, and long-term ...

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Storm Causes Congestion Issues at Vietnam's Port

Vietnam’s port of Qui Nhon is experiencing severe congestion as a storm in the area caused a number of ...

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IUMI: Shipping Still a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

 The shipping industry is becoming ever more reliant on technology, making it at the same time more vulnerable to ...

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Grounded Kea Trader Splits in Half

The grounded containership Kea Trader developed a crack and split on the Durand Reef over the weekend, according to ...

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NGO: ACES Again on Fire at Gadani

Gadani’s shipbreaking plot no. 54 was sealed off on November 8 after a fire broke out on-board the ship ACES ...

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Indonesian Port Worker Crushed to Death at ICTSI Terminal

An Indonesian port worker was killed on the job at the International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) ...

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Poor Stevedoring Practices Led to Fatal Bulker Accident

Poor stevedoring practices probably contributed to an accident, which took the life of one seafarer, after an ...

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China Approves Maersk Line's Acquisition of Hamburg Süd

The Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) in China approved Danish shipping giant Maersk Line’s proposed acquisition ...

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Gallery: Southampton Hosts 20,568 TEU Maersk Newbuild

Image Courtesy: ABP Southampton ABP Southampton welcomed the 20,568 TEU newbuilding Milan Maersk on November 7, the ...

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MOL Turns to Artificial Intelligence

Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has teamed up with Fujitsu Laboratories, and Tokyo University of Marine ...

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Shell to Add New Barge to Its LNG Bunkering Network

Shell Trading (US) has finalized a long-term charter agreement with Q-LNG Transport for an LNG bunker barge with ...

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CMA CGM to Power Its 22,000 TEU Giants with LNG

French shipping major CMA CGM Group has unveiled the decision to equip its nine future ships of 22,000 TEUs with ...

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Captain of Glory Amsterdam Faces Criminal Charges?

The captain of Glory Amsterdam, a bulker which grounded in the German Bight on October 29, is in the center of a ...

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Three More Approvals Needed for Hamburg Süd Deal Closure

Maersk Line has received clearance for its acquisition of German liner company Hamburg Süd in 18 jurisdictions, ...

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Interview: How Will Seafarers Be Impacted by Smart Ships?

The introduction of autonomous ships, often described as the next step for the maritime industry, is looming as ...

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Safe Bulkers CEO: Oversupply Not Coming Back

The shipping industry has to face the music when it comes to becoming compliant with the new environmental ...

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Gallery: Refloating Glory Amsterdam

Central Command for Maritime Emergencies Germany (Havariekommando) published photos of the Glory ...

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Pirates Target Crude Oil Tanker off Nigeria

A crude oil tanker managed to escape pirate hands while sailing some 21 nautical miles South-Southwest of Bonny ...

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WWEA, IWSA to Jointly Promote Wind Technology in Shipping

The World Wind Energy Association (WWEA) and the International Windship Association (IWSA) have joined forces to ...

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Over a Tonne of Cocaine Seized aboard RORO Ship

Over a tonne of cocaine was found on board a Roll-on/Roll-off (RORO) cargo ship named Agat which was intercepted in ...

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Glory Amsterdam Refloated after Grounding in North Sea

Glory Amsterdam, a Panamax bulk carrier which ran aground in the German Bight, North Sea, on October 29, has ...

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MOL Confirms Ownership Split of Four Yamal LNG Carriers

Japanese shipping major Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) said today that China COSCO Shipping Corporation Limited will ...

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