Panama Canal Ends FY17 with Record Annual Cargo Tonnage

The Panama Canal welcomed a record 403.8 million Panama Canal tons (PC/UMS) of cargo in fiscal year 2017, the ...

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IMB: 121 Piracy Incidents Reported So Far in 2017

A total of 121 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported in the first nine months of 2017, ...

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Unions Push Madagascar to Reinstate Sacked Dockers

South African unions will organize a protest on October 18 demanding that the Madagascan Government takes all ...

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Sulfur Emissions Cap Troubles Mediterranean Ferry Operators

Mediterranean ferry operators voiced their concerns on meeting the 0.5% sulfur emissions cap due in 2020 ...

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Video: 1st Tanker for Ibaizábal Floated Out at Navantia Yard

Monte Udala, the first of four Suezmax tankers ordered by the Spanish Ibaizábal Group from compatriot shipbuilder ...

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GoM Oil Spill Largest Since Deepwater Horizon?

Some 7,950 to 9,350 barrels of oil released from Delta House floating production facility last week could be the ...

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Search Ongoing for Ten Emerald Star Crew

Ten Indian seafarers are still unaccounted for following the sinking of the 57,367 dwt bulk carrier Emerald Star in ...

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Port of Broome Receives Funds for Channel Works

The Port of Broome in Western Australia has received funds for channel and turning basin works that will help the ...

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Construction of Anaklia Port to Kick Off in December

The construction of Anaklia Deep Sea Port in the Black Sea Region is scheduled to start on December 20, 2017, the ...

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Hapag-Lloyd Hits USD 414 Mn Target with Capital Increase

German carrier Hapag-Lloyd has raised EUR 352 million (approx. USD 414 million) in gross proceeds from its capital ...

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Small-Scale FLNG Business Concept Unveiled

A new business concept for the floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG ) industry aimed at freeing up small-scale ...

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South Korean Police Seeking Arrest of Hanjin Group's CEO

South Korean police are seeking an arrest warrant for the Chairman of Hanjin Group, Cho Yang-ho, Reuters reports ...

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Construction of IJmuiden Sea Lock Gains Momentum

A year since the launching of the construction of the new sea lock at the North Sea Canal entrance in IJmuiden, the ...

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Pasha Hawaii Deploys Ship for Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief

Honolulu-based shipping company Pasha Hawaii intends to provide the US Jones Act vessel Horizon Spirit to ship ...

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Jumbo, BBC Chartering Team Up in Global Project Alliance

Dutch heavy lift shipping company Jumbo and Germany-based BBC Chartering are joining forces in a strategic ...

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Royal Caribbean Returning to St. Thomas

Cruise company Royal Caribbean International revealed plans to make a comeback to St. Thomas after the Caribbean ...

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Prima Multi Terminal to Get Automated RTG System

PT Prima Multi Terminal, a subsidiary of PT Pelabuhan Indonesia I, has ordered an Automated RTG (ARTG) system from ...

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Tanker Owners Get a Breather as Scrapping Ramps Up in Q3

The third quarter of 2017 saw the highest level of total tanker deadweight tons (DWT) sold for scrap in any quarter ...

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APL to Operate Port of Kaohsiung Terminal for 10 More Years

American President Lines (APL) has signed an agreement with Taiwan Branch and Taiwan International Ports ...

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Bulker Harvest Sky Still Aground off Taiwan

Panama-flagged bulk carrier Harvest Sky is still stuck off the coast of Taiwan’s Taoyuan City, where it ran ...

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DNV GL Rolls Out Electronic Certificates across Entire Fleet

Classification society DNV GL has started introducing IMO compliant electronic class and statutory certificates ...

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USCG Ends Search for Man Missing after Platform Explosion

The search for the man who was unaccounted for after an explosion on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain near ...

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GOGL to Buy Capesize Duo, Terminate Waiver Restrictions

Norway-based dry bulk shipping company Golden Ocean Group Limited (GOGL) has reached and agreement to purchase two ...

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Girl Dies after Falling aboard Carnival Glory

An 8-year-old girl died following a fall while on board a Carnival Cruise Line’s ship, Carnival Glory, while ...

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Shreyas Shipping Bolsters Fleet with Vessel Trio

Last week was very busy for Jebel Ali-based Transworld Group as the shipping and marine logistics conglomerate ...

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Arrest Warrants Requested After Explosion at STX in August

Arrest warrants have been demanded for five people related to the explosion at the South Korean STX Offshore & ...

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Maersk Is Not on the Scrubber Team

The IMO’s 0.5 sulfur cap on marine fuel set to enter into force in 2020 has caused numerous headaches to ...

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