Liberian Registry Awards Reverend with Honorary ...

  The Liberian Registry has awarded an honorary Master’s Licence to the Revd Canon Ken Peters, Director of ...

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Gabon: Fairstar Wins Transportation Contract by ...

  Fairstar Heavy Transport N.V. has been awarded a new transportation contract by Hercules Offshore to ...

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Russian Naval Task Force to Continue Anti-Piracy ...

  A new Russian naval task force will arrive on Wednesday in the Gulf of Aden to continue the ongoing ...

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MV ‘Mattheos I’ with Ukrainian Sailors ...

  Pirates released commercial ship Mattheos I with Ukrainian sailors on board; the ship had been hijacked in ...

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Maritime Industry to Face Tough Time for Financing, ...

  With fears of a recession rising, the maritime industry will find it increasingly difficult to obtain ...

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Indian Navy Thwarts Piracy Attempts in Gulf of Aden

Three piracy attempts in last four days in the Gulf of Aden have been thwarted by the Indian Navy which neutralised ...

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UK: ICS Stresses Importance of Treaty Ratification

  Governments must not impede the smooth operation of a global maritime regulatory regime by failing to ratify ...

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Cargotec Gets Kalmar Cranes Order for Ports in West Africa

Cargotec has received a breakthrough order for ship-to-shore cranes from the Bollore group of France, through its ...

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German Navy’s Fleet Tankers Unable to Supply Warships

  The German navy’s fleet tankers, which are crewed by civilian sailors, are unable to supply its warships ...

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Leading Shipmanagement Companies Call for More ...

  The heads of two leading shipmanagement companies are calling for more co-ordinated action among all ...

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Saudi Arabia Gives Boost to IMO Djibouti Code Trust ...

  Saudi Arabia has made a significant contribution to the IMO Djibouti Code Trust Fund, giving a welcome boost ...

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Switzerland: UNCTAD Expert Meeting Scheduled for September 29

Ports are likely to be affected directly and indirectly by climate changes, such as rising sea levels, extreme ...

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Burundi: WGP Secures Contract to Convert Tanganyika ...

  After an extensive feasibility study, WGP Exploration Limited has been awarded a contract by Surestream ...

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German Frigate FGS BAYERN Protects Food Aid to Somalia

  The German frigate FGS BAYERN, part of the Operation ATALANTA counter-piracy mission off the Horn of Africa, ...

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Somali Pirates Release Mongolian-flagged Bulk Carrier

  Somali pirates have released a Mongolian-flagged bulk carrier they seized off the coast of Oman in January ...

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UK: IMO Approves Further Interim Guidance on Privately ...

Further interim guidance on the use of privately contracted armed security personnel (PCASP) on board ships to ...

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UK: InterManager Calls for Free Choice in Deploying ...

  InterManager members have called for more proactive methods to be developed in the protection of ships ...

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Russia: Navy Continues Rotation of Anti-Piracy Forces

Russian Navy’s task unit conducting anti-piracy and convoy-escorting activities in the Gulf of Aden and off the ...

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Oil Tanker ‘Newlead Avra’ Leaves Libya ...

The oil tanker Newlead Avra, which had been traveling to the port of Mellitah in western Libya, failed to load a ...

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International Economy Loses USD 12 Billion Annually Due ...

The international economy suffers losses amounting to 12 billion US dollars annually due to piracy at sea, an ...

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Russian Warship Severomorsk Ends Anti-Piracy Mission in ...

A Russian task force from the Northern Fleet led by the destroyer Severomorsk has concluded its anti-piracy mission ...

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ASW Ship Severomorsk Releases Greek Tanker from Pirates

Marines from large ASW ship Severomorsk released Greek tanker United Emblem captured by pirates on Sept 10, told ...

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International Chamber of Shipping Urges Shipowners to ...

The Board of Directors of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), whose member national shipowners’ ...

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Oil Tanker ‘Newlead Avra’ Waits off Libya ...

An oil tanker is waiting off Libya for loading instructions, the owner of the vessel said on Tuesday… ...

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Wood Mackenzie Says Speculative LNG Tanker Orders Face ...

Energy research consultancy Wood Mackenzie Tuesday warned about the possibility of a declining freight market with ...

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Nordana Reintroduces Regular Shipping Service into Libya

Nordana was operating the only regular direct RoRo service from the US Gulf and East Coast into Libya until the ...

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Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding Delivers SIGMA Class ...

  After successful seatrials and finishing of outfitting details, SIGMA Class Frigate Tarik ben Ziyad, built ...

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