NYSHEX CEO: Digitization Is the New Normal

CEO of New York Shipping Exchange speaks about progress made so far and future plans.

UAE: Grandweld Shipyards to Build Three Fast Aluminum ...

Grandweld Shipyards to Build Three Fast Aluminum Crew Boats for Zamil Offshore

Grandweld Shipyards concludes a successful year by securing contract to design, build, and deliver three 33.5M fast ...

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Qatargas Receives Green Award for Three LNG Vessels

Qatargas Receives Green Award for Three LNG Vessels

Qatargas received the Green Award for three more of its chartered Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) vessels – a ...

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UK: ICS Calls Shipowners to Comply with STCW in 2012

  ICS is advising shipping companies to ensure they comply with the Manila amendments to STCW, particularly in ...

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STCW Manila Seafarer Training Amendments Enter into ...

STCW Manila Seafarer Training Amendments Enter into Force on 1 January 2012

Major revisions to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for ...

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USS Pinckney Disrupts Group of Suspected Pirates Near Yemen

USS Pinckney Disrupts Group of Suspected Pirates

Guided-missile destroyer USS Pinckney (DDG 91), assigned to Combined Task Force (CTF) 151, disrupted a group of ...

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Somali Pirates Free Italian Oil Tanker ‘Savina ...

Somali Pirates Free Italian Oil Tanker 'Savina Caylyn'

After more than 10 months of being confined, an Italian oil tanker was released by Somali pirates. The 105,000-ton ...

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UAE: Two Maiden Visits for Mina Zayed Cruise Terminal

UAE - Two Maiden Visits for Mina Zayed Cruise Terminal

A glorious welcome ceremony to mark the maiden calls of Costa Favalosa and Aida Blu cruise ships to Dubai was ...

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Six Leading Container Shipping Lines Create new Far ...

Six Leading Container Shipping Lines Create new Far East-Europe Alliance

Six leading container shipping lines have agreed to create one of the largest vessel networks in the Far ...

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UAE: Jebel Ali Port Sets New Productivity Record

UAE - Jebel Ali Port Sets New Productivity Record

DP World, UAE Region has achieved a new vessel productivity benchmark when its state-of-the-art cranes hit a record ...

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IMO’s Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to ...

IMO's Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to Reducing Piracy Attack Proportions

At the end of a year in which the World Maritime Day theme of “Piracy: orchestrating the response” has been central ...

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BAM Inks Contract for Construction of New Port in Jordan

BAM Inks Contract for Construction of New Port in Jordan

BAM International has been awarded the contract to build the new port in Jordan. The new port will be situated 15 ...

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Bahrain: General Organisation of Sea Ports Holds 27th ...

The General Organisation of Sea Ports (GOP) held its 27th Board Meeting, which was chaired by Shaikh Daij Bin ...

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UAE: ADPC Signs MoU with Duisport

UAE - ADPC Signs MoU with Duisport

Abu Dhabi Ports Company (APDC) signed a MoU with Duisport in the presence of a high ranking trade mission from ...

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UK: Ports, Carriers Call for Weighing Containers

  The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) has joined with the World Shipping Council (WSC), ...

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NATO Warship USS De Wert Disrupts Suspected Pirate Activities

NATO Warship USS De Wert Disrupts Suspected Pirate Activities

NATO warship USS De Wert prevented a suspected pirate dhow from engaging in acts of piracy and forced it back to ...

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South Africa: Durban Climate Change Conference Concluded

The United Nations Climate Change Conference has concluded its seventeenth session (COP 17/CMP 7) in Durban, South ...

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Somali Pirates Obtained over USD 135 Million Ransoms in ...

Somali Pirates Obtained over USD 135 Million Ransoms in 2011, Admiral Says

The current year has brought a record-breaking income to Somali pirates hijacking ships and crews for ransom, said ...

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Russia: Navy Dispatches Another Anti-Piracy Force to ...

Russia - Navy Dispatches Another Anti-Piracy Force to Gulf of Aden

Farewell ceremony of another Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit consisting of large ASW ship Admiral Tributs, tanker ...

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UAE: Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem Reveals Detailed Plans ...

  DP World Chairman, HE Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem has shared detailed plans to expand flagship Jebel Ali Port ...

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Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Disrupts Pirate Activity ...

Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Disrupts Pirate Activity in Gulf of Aden

USS Carney (DDG 64), part of NATO’s counter-piracy task force Operation Ocean Shield, worked with other NATO forces ...

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UAE: ADPC Wins Two Awards at Big Project and BGreen ...

UAE - ADPC Wins Two Awards at Big Project and BGreen Awards Ceremony

Abu Dhabi Ports Company is celebrating after winning two awards at the prestigious Big Project and BGreen magazine ...

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UAE: 3rd Dubai-Hamburg Forum Discusses Finance and ...

UAE - 3rd Dubai-Hamburg Forum Discusses Finance and Maritime Sectors

Dubai’s financial sector could benefit from Hamburg’s experience in the insurance sector, ship ...

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UAE: Mina Zayed Port Receives Evergreen Line’s ...

UAE - Mina Zayed Port Receives Evergreen Line's Container Vessel

Abu Dhabi Port Company announced that one of the largest container vessels seen at Mina Zayed in Abu Dhabi has ...

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German Frigate FGS LUEBCK Joins EU NAVFOR

German Frigate FGS LUEBCK Joins EU NAVFOR

On 03 December, EU NAVFOR welcomed the German frigate FGS LUEBCK to EU NAVFOR Somalia Operation ATALANTA. Commanded ...

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UAE: TGS to Charter Seismic Vessel Polarcus Amani

TGS to Charter Seismic Vessel Polarcus Amani

Polarcus Limited announces that the Company has signed a Letter of Intent with TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA ...

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UAE: DP World Announces Expansion of Jebel Ali Port

DP World has announced its intention to expand flagship port Jebel Ali in the UAE by creating an additional 4 ...

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UAE: Drydocks World, AET Sign Contract for Two MCV ...

UAE - Drydocks World, AET Sign Contract for Two MCV Conversion Projects

Drydocks World has signed a Contract with Singapore based AET for two Tanker-to-Modular Capture Vessel (MCV) ...

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