MSI: Strong Dry Bulk Market May Not Persist in 2H

Although the recovery of bulk carrier earnings has fired sale and purchase activity, values and new orders, market ...

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Fincantieri to Build Two More for Viking Ocean Cruises

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has signed a memorandum of agreement for the construction of two additional cruise ...

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Navios Bulk Carrier Catches Fire at UK's Immingham Dock

A bulk carrier with 19 crew on board suffered a fire while it was moored at Immingham Docks, UK in the afternoon ...

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Drewry: Bigger Ships to Continue Pressuring Freight Rates

Westbound Asia to Mediterranean volumes have been disappointing thus far in 2017, but shipments heading in the ...

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Seago Line Sees Modest Profit amid Lower Freight Rates

Despite strong headwinds in the intra-European market, short-sea and feeder operator Seago Line, part of Maersk ...

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SDU Opposes Ports of Sweden’s New Union Policy

Employers’ organization Ports of Sweden (Sveriges Hamnar) has decided to adopt a new policy regarding ...

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Gothenburg Cruise Season Kicks Off

The arrival of cruise ship AIDAcara has marked the beginning of a new cruise season at the Swedish Port of ...

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The Dutch Are Updating Their Maritime Guide

The Maritime Holland Business Guide is getting an update before the end of 2017, the chief editor of the guide ...

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Spotted: Egbert Wagenborg Completes Sea Trials

In today’s spotted, we bring you an image of Egbert Wagenborg, a multipurpose ship (MPP) owned by Dutch ...

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Port of Rotterdam Off to a Good Start

Dutch Port of Rotterdam has seen a 8.8 percent increase by volume to 3.3 million TEU in its container sector during ...

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Euronav’s Tanker Runs Aground, Crew Safe

Euronav’s crude oil tanker M/T Alex ran aground on Wednesday, April 12th on a soft mud bottom while ...

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Survey: Carriers' Service Rated as Poor to Average

The service provided by container shipping lines is rated as poor to average and has deteriorated in the past year, ...

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Fincantieri Inks Heads of Terms for STX France with France

Italian shipbuilding company Fincantieri signed on Wednesday the Heads of Terms for the acquisition of shares in ...

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ZIM, MSC Upgrade North Europe Express Service

Israeli Zim Integrated Shipping Services (ZIM) and Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) have upgraded their ...

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Spotted: Port of Rotterdam Welcomes Xin Guang Hua

In today’s spotted, we bring you an image of Xin Guang Hua, a semi-submersible heavy transport vessel owned ...

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OOCL Bolsters Intra-Europe Service Network

Hong Kong-based container carrier Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL) has added a new service to its Intra-Europe ...

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WinGD to Propel Sovcomflot's LNG-Fuelled Aframaxes

The Russian state-owned shipping company Sovcomflot has chosen Winterthur Gas & Diesel’s (WinGD) ...

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Leonhardt & Blumberg, Buss Shipping Merge Ship Mgmt Ops

German shipowners Leonhardt & Blumberg Reederei and Buss Shipping have decided to merge their ship management ...

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LR Awards AiP to Natural Gas Operating Fleet Concept

Finland’s technology group Wärtsilä and COSCO Shipping Heavy Industry Co (CHI) have joined forces in the ...

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Lerwick Harbour Gears Up for Record Cruise Seasons

UK’s Lerwick Harbour is providing additional facilities for the cruise industry which is expected to deliver ...

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DryShips Secures Time Charter for Newcastlemax

Greece-based ship owner DryShips Inc. has entered into a one year time charter with a major grain house for one of ...

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Aframax Tanker Newbuilding Joins TEN

Greek tanker owner and operator Tsakos Energy Navigation (TEN) has taken delivery of its new Aframax tanker Sola ...

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Songa Bulk Expands Fleet with Capesize

Norwegian shipowner Songa Bulk AS has decided to increase its fleet as the company entered into an agreement to ...

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Alfa Laval to Maintain Finnlines' Scrubber Systems

Finnish ferry operator Finnlines, part of the Grimaldi Group, has placed a service order with Swedish provider of ...

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MPC Capital Starts Boxship Investment Firm with USD 100 Mn

International asset and investment manager MPC Capital AG has initiated an investment company with a focus on ...

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Navios to Select DuPont's EGCS for Its Ships

Navios ShipManagement Inc., a member of Navios Group, is looking to hire DuPont Clean Technologies as its preferred ...

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