Sailing the Seven Seas

Have you ever thought about the first journey of a ship, her maiden voyage from the shipyard to its owner?

Keppel Set to Deliver FPSO Aseng to Equatorial Guinea

Keppel Shipyard Ltd’s (Keppel Shipyard) conversion of the FPSO Aseng is on track to complete. The FPSO will be ...

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Nigeria: Sea Trucks Group Announces a Contract Award ...

  Sea Trucks Group, announces a contract award from Hyundai Heavy Industries for Total in Nigeria. The project ...

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RNZN Builds Key Relationships as Part of CTF Mission to ...

  The new Commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 151, Captain Jim Gilmour RNZN, is building key relationships ...

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Pacific Drilling Secures 1 Year Contract for Pacific ...

  Pacific Drilling S.A. announced that a Letter of Award from Total E&P Nigeria Limited has been converted ...

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Gabon: CGGVeritas Completes 3D BroadSeis Seismic Survey ...

  CGGVeritas announced that it has completed a 3D BroadSeis seismic survey for Shell over complex salt ...

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Container Capacity to Expand Next Year

  Next year will see 1.55MTEU added to the global containership fleet, an expansion of 9.5% and increasing ...

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DOF Subsea to Provide Jumper/Spool Installation ...

  DOF Subsea UK secures contract with Tullow Oil to provide Jumper/Spool Installation services from Skandi ...

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Libya: Port of Tripoli Nears Revitalization

  Representatives in Tripoli are hoping to revive the city’s old port, arguing that this could have tremendous ...

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UK: Portsmouth Frigate Saves 13 Sailors from Sinking Tanker

This is the dramatic moment a crewman from a stricken merchant ship was lifted to safety – one of 13 sailors ...

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APM Terminals Wins ‘Best Port Operator in ...

  APM Terminals was named winner of the “Best Port Operator in Africa” award at the Transport Africa Awards ...

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India and Mozambique Agree to Cooperate on Maritime ...

  India and Mozambique have agreed to work together to improve maritime security in the Indian Ocean, ...

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Russia to Build Two Tiger Corvettes for Algerian Navy

  Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation and state arms exporter Rosoboronexport have signed a deal ...

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Namibia: Walvis Bay Expansion Plan Makes Progress

  Plans are underway to expand the port limits of Walvis Bay in the few weeks to come, once the new boundary ...

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Singapore-Based EOC Bags Charter Contract for Lewek ...

  EOC Limited (EOC or the Group), one of Asia’s leading providers of offshore construction and production ...

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Hallin Marine Receives Contract for Urgent Pipeline ...

  Hallin Marine, a Superior Energy Services company, announces the award of its latest subsea pipeline repair ...

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Nigeria: NPA Wants More Roles in Country’s ...

  Managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Omar Suleiman has said that Nigeria may not be able ...

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NATO to Minimize Impact of Libyan Operation on Merchant ...

  NATO is working to ensure that shipping in the Mediterranean, one of the world’s most important shipping ...

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Angola: Port of Cabinda Development Under Way

  The new jetty at the port of Cabinda in Angola, work on which started at the beginning of this year, is ...

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Nigerian Navy’s Chief of Staff, Vice Admiral O. S ...

  To address the increased attention on the Gulf of Guinea as an area of concern for piracy and maritime ...

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TGS Agrees with Dolphin Geophysical to Jointly Acquire ...

  TGS has signed an agreement with Dolphin Geophysical Ltd. to jointly acquire, process and market ...

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Nigeria: Hippo Marine Wins Contract from Subsea 7 to ...

  Fendercare subsidiary Hippo Marine has recently been awarded a contract by Subsea 7 for the supply of 80 ...

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Survey Ship HMS Echo Helps To Give Counter-Piracy ‘The ...

Survey ship HMS Echo is giving the anti-piracy effort in the Indian Ocean ‘the edge’ by updating badly-needed ...

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Problem of Maritime Piracy Becomes ‘Pandemic’

  A major shipping conference was told that the international community, including the EU, is “decades ...

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Kenya: Port of Mombasa Dredging Project Begins This Month

  After a long wait, the port of Mombasa will be dredged of mud and silt to finally accommodate bigger ships — ...

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HRT Announces Update on 3D Seismic Operations in Namibia

  On May 14, a PGS vessel completed the acquisition of 1,500 km2 of 3D seismic survey in the Block 2815 of the ...

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FGS Niedersachsen Destroys Pirate Skiffs

  On the morning of 10 June, the EU NAVFOR German warship FGS Niedersachsen detected a suspected Pirate Action ...

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South Africa Called to Invest in Maritime Industry

  Lack of investment in the maritime sector could undermine the benefits of South Africa’s recent ...

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