Any Light at the End of the Tunnel for Tankers?

MSI's Tim Smith reveals when to expect the tanker market to recover.

MOAS: We Need Funding for Life-Saving Drones

We Need Funding for Life-Saving Drones

The Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) was born from one family’s need to reach out to people in distress ...

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Indonesia's First Homemade Dredger

Dutch shipbuilder Damen delivered its biggest ever Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) to ...

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Interview: Port of Oakland Braves the Storm

The United States West Coast ports have braved a particularly turbulent period with the congestion woes arising ...

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Study: Mega-Ships Not that Mega After All?

With the ever greater inflow of mega-ships in the global fleet it seems that the cost savings introduced by these ...

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Image of the Day: Shotgun Kisses

Shotgun Kisses

Port of Los Angeles posted this photo of one of NYK Line’s container ships undergoing a ship emissions ...

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Freighter Burning off Germany, Authorities Say Might Explode

A general cargo ship Purple Beach has been burning in the North Sea off Germany’s coast since Monday, and it ...

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Image of the Day: Norwegian Sun Lights Up Gloomy Vancouver

Norwegian Sun Lights Up Gloomy Vancouver

Canada’s Port Metro Vancouver posted this image of Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Sun docked at its ...

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Video: Teekay’s Tanker Market Update – May 2015

Teekay

Teekay Tankers, part of Teekay Group, operates a fleet of over 95 tankers, including aframax, long range (LR), ...

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Interview: Trials and Tribulations of the Dry Bulk Market

The dry bulk shipping market has been hit hard by the downturn of the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) that fell to ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (18-22 of May)

Interview: Time for Carriers to Get Ahead of the Curve The 2015 has started off as a pretty challenging year for ...

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VIDEO: Teekay’s Arendal Spirit Arrives to Rio

Teekay’s first unit for maintenance and safety (UMS), Arendal Spirit, arrived to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on May 2nd ...

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BIMCO: Time for Carriers to Get Ahead of the Curve

The 2015 has started off as a pretty challenging year for the container shipping industry. With volatile spot rates ...

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Northern Sea Route to Overpower Suez Canal

Roughly two thirds of the world trade that passes through the Suez Canal, which is 8% of the global total, will be ...

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Asia: Migrants Stuck in Never-Ending Ordeal at Sea

Around 8,000 migrants are believed to be stuck at sea off the coasts of Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia waiting ...

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VIDEO: Costa Luminosa Calls at Rostock Warnemuende

As we tend to keep track of big cruise ships and their port calls, the latest video brings you a timeline of Costa ...

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Video: Birth of the Greenest Mega-Boxship

Birth of the Greenest Mega-Boxship

United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has recently published a time-lapse video of the construction of what the ...

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Why Containers Get Lost at Sea?

Containerization has reformed the ocean transportation of cargo becoming the standard method of moving goods across ...

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Costa Concordia Wreck Arrives in Genoa

The wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship has been safely towed to the Port of Genoa where it will be ...

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DSME Confirms Talks on Mega Order

South Korean shipbuilding giant Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) confirmed today that it is in ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (4-8 of May)

MAST: Security Situation in the Mediterranean Could Get Out of Hand Incidents of criminality and piracy on the high ...

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PMO: Maersk Tigris Released

The seized Maersk Tigris containership has been released after being held in detention by Iranian authorities for ...

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Pentagon: Maersk Tigris Seized by Iranian Navy

The Maersk Tigris container ship issued a distress call Tuesday morning after an Iranian Navy ship fired shots ...

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APM Terminals Stands Ready for Giant Boxships

APM Terminals Stands Ready for Giant Boxships

Dutch-headquartered container terminal operator APM Terminals, part of Maersk Group, opened a new terminal facility ...

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L.A, Long Beach Host Talks on Supply Chain Improvements

The impact of massive ships and major liner alliances on port operations and steps aimed at addressing that impact ...

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Interview: Gaining Competitive Edge by Optimizing Maintenance

In an ever more competitive maritime market, shipowners need to know how to make the best out of emerging ...

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Video: Teekay’s Tanker Market Update – April 2015

Teekay

Teekay Tankers, part of Teekay Group, operates a fleet of over 95 tankers, including aframax, long range (LR), ...

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Interview: Ferry Industry Rules Lack Practicality

New Eco and Safety Rules Lack Practicality

Originally formed back in 1976 as the International Marine Transit Association in order to provide the ferry ...

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