WMN Is Now on Youtube

Check out the latest videos from our reporters.

Seafarers Fear Being Scapegoated for IMO 2020 Infringement

Seafarers increasingly alarmed by the prospect of being criminalized for infringement of 2020 sulphur cap.

read more →

IUMI: IMO Sulphur Cap May Generate a Spike in H&M Claims

IUMI: There is a concern that the incoming IMO sulphur cap may generate a spike in H&M claims.

read more →

Fitch: Global Shipping Outlook Is Negative

Tanker

Based on Fitch Ratings' new report on the shipping sector's outlook, there is little room for optimism.

read more →

New Carbon Capture Project Gains High-Level Traction

The concept is intended for ship newbuildings, but also for retrofitting on existing ships.

read more →

Golar LNG Postpones Shipping Spin-Off to 2020

golar-bear

Golar LNG has delayed plans to separate its tri-fuel diesel-electric (TFDE) LNG carrier business. 

read more →

Frontline Secures USD 544 Mn for Ten Trafigura Tankers

Illustration; Source: PxHere

Frontline has secured funds from China's ICBCL that would enable the company to complete the acquisition of ten ...

read more →

ACL, Peel Ports Extend Port of Liverpool Agreement

ACL Ship

The deal will see ACL continue RoRo operations at the port until 2035.

read more →

SHI to Pay USD 75 Mn in Penalties Over Bribery Case

SHI

Samsung Heavy Industries made "corrupt bribe payments" to win drillship contract.

read more →

Eagle Bulk Takes Delivery of One More Ultramax

Bulker

Eagle Bulk Shipping takes delivery of the fifth of six Ultramax drybulk vessels it has recently agreed to acquire.

read more →

Flex LNG Inks Long-Term Charter Deal for Vessel Newbuild

Flex LNG

A subsidiary of Flex LNG enters into a long-term charter contract with Clearlake Shipping for an LNG carrier.

read more →

JAXPORT, SSA Marine Break Ground on New Box Terminal

JAXPORT

JAXPORT, SSA Marine broke ground on a new container terminal at JAXPORT's Blount Island Marine Terminal on November 22.

read more →

Norwegian Cruise Line's Newest Ship Christened in Miami

Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line hosted a christening ceremony for Norwegian Encore in Miami on November 21.

read more →

Readers' Picks of the Week

Here are some of the most read articles of the week.

read more →

NextDecade Gets US Approval for LNG Export Project

Rio Grande LNG project

The LNG terminal site would be able to receive and load up to two vessels simultaneously.

read more →

Vopak to Build, Operate New Terminal in Texas

corpus-christi

The new Vopak terminal will handle all liquid products moved by marine vessels.

read more →

Seaborn Completes Ice Model Hull Test for New Ship

Seabourn Venture

Seabourn marks milestone in the construction of its new expedition ship with the completion of ice model testing.

read more →

Port Everglades, Port of Barranquilla Sign Trade MOU

Colombia’s largest Caribbean Sea port is Port Everglades’ 5th largest trading partner.

read more →

Flex LNG Secures USD 629 Mn Loan for Five Newbuilds

Flex LNG

Flex LNG has secured a new USD 629 million financing for the five newbuilds scheduled for delivery in 2020. 

read more →

Yale Study Warns of Dangerous Mental Stress Among Seafarers

20 percent of all seafarers asked had contemplated suicide or self-harm at some point in time.

read more →

Port of LA, CMP Team Up on Sustainable Port Development

Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles and Copenhagen Malmö Port AB (CMP) will collaborate on sustainability and environmental issues.

read more →

Clipper Vacations Joins Green Marine

Clipper Vacations is the newest member of the voluntary environmental program.

read more →

Celebrity Edge to Sail with All-Female Bridge, Officer Team

Celebrity Edge

The first-of-its-kind sailing will take place onboard Celebrity Edge in recognition of International Women's Day 2020.

read more →

Oldendorff Carriers Brings In MIT for Ship Design Research

Research areas will include morphing structures, hydrodynamic cloaking, and moving boundary layers.

read more →

Avenir LNG Taking Its 2nd LNG Carrier to Brazil

LNG Carrier

The company will work with Golar Power to develop the small-scale LNG market in Brazil.

read more →

2020 Bulkers, Koch Extend Charters for Two Ships

The company's Bulk Santiago and Bulk Seoul will continue working for Koch for another 11-13 months.

read more →

Team Tankers Offloads Two More Older Ships

Team Tankers

Team Tankers is selling another two older vessels, pursuing its strategy aimed at younger ocean-going units.

read more →

Golar LNG, CSSC Shipping Sign LNG Carrier Sale and Leaseback

CSSC Shipping said that the LNG carrier would be converted into a floating storage re-gasification unit (FSRU).

read more →