Sailing the Seven Seas

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

Odfjell Signs LOI with Noord Natie Terminals, Belgium

Odfjell has signed a LOI to take an equity share in Noord Natie Terminal’s existing facility in Antwerpen, Belgium. ...

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China: Xiangyu Dredging Holdings Acquires Cutter ...

  On 1 September 2011, Xiangyu PRC and the PRC Operational Entity  as purchasers entered into the Agreement ...

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Mexican Navy Launches New Logistic Support Ship Montes Azules

A navy logistic support ship that is the largest military vessel ever built in Mexico was launched at the Pacific ...

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Norwegian LNG Cargo Heads to South Korea

The 145,700m³ Maran Gas Coronis, which had been expected to deliver a Norwegian LNG cargo to the UK’s Isle of Grain ...

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Containership Orders Increases

Containership orders are increasing at a dramatic rate, analysis from Braemar’s Seascope’s research division has ...

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GL Supports ‘Rainbow Warrior’ on Its New ...

Germanischer Lloyd (GL) is supporting “Rainbow Warrior II” to perform its philanthropic mission in ...

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Wilhelmsen Ships Service Strengthens Its Status in Russia

  Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has consolidated its legal status in Russia which will enable the global ...

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USA: Savannah Harbor Dredging Plan Step Closer to Realisation

One of the more intricate environmental hurdles associated with Georgia’s $600 million plan to deepen Savannah ...

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China’s COSCO Group to Consolidate Its Dry Bulk ...

  China’s COSCO Group is consolidating its three dry bulk freight companies into one firm following a ...

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Sweden: Stena Bulk Names Ultra Modern Suezmax Tanker ...

Today Mrs Rosa Jose Marie Sumbe, wife of Mr. Baptista Sumbe, Executive Chairman of Sonangol Holdings Ltd, named ...

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Noble Corporation Orders Drillship at Hyundai Heavy, ...

Noble Corporation today announced that a subsidiary has exercised its option with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd. ...

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Great Lakes Shipyard Delivers Two New Research Vessels ...

  The federal government has dedicated two new research vessels to serve as floating laboratories that ...

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Russian Defense Ministry, Yantar Shipyard Sign Contract ...

  Russian defense ministry and Yantar Shipyard (Kaliningrad) recently signed a contract for construction of ...

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Japan: MOL Starts Safety Campaign

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced the launch of a six-week safety campaign. President Muto, executives, and ...

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ConocoPhillips China Finishes Oil Leak Clean Up in Bohai Bay

ConocoPhillips China says it has met the Aug 31 deadline that Chinese ocean officials set for it to clean up oil ...

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ICS Urges New Zealand to Retain Antitrust Immunity for ...

  The International Chamber of Shipping has urged the New Zealand Government to consider the benefit of ...

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Westshore Shipbrokers: A Closer Look at Vessel ...

  Offshore vessel market has been one area of the business that has had little to do with vessel scrapping. It ...

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UK: Tritech Develops Real-Time Anchor & Riser ...

Tritech, leader in acoustic technologies, has developed a system for the real-time integrity monitoring of mooring ...

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AAPA Puts Focus on America’s Seaports Development

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) is urging the United States Congress Joint Select Committee on ...

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Sri Lanka: Colombo Dockyard Secures Construction ...

  Colombo Dockyard PLC riding a wave of success has outbid stiff competition from China, Thailand and Germany ...

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The Netherlands: MirTac Wins Contracts for Consultancy ...

  Jack-Up Barge awarded MirTac new contracts for consultancy and Star IPS implementation for 4 locations: 1 ...

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Russia: Rosimushchestvo to Sell State-owned Murmansk ...

Federal State Property Management Agency (Rosimushchestvo) announced an auction for the sale of a 100% state-owned ...

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Vietnam: Hyundai Vinashin Shipyard Holds Naming ...

On August 29, 2011, Naming Ceremony of Hull No. S057 – the 56,000 DWT Bulk Carrier- have been taken place at HVS ...

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Kenya: Cargo Ships Switch to Dar es Salaam Due to ...

Cargo handlers and importers are up in arms over delays to allocate berths and the shortage of loaders at the port ...

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APM Terminals Cargo Service Introduces Maintenance and ...

  APM Terminals-Cargo Service, is now offering Maintenance & Repair service at DB Schenkers rail terminal ...

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USA: GT Nexus Takes Action to Support Maersk ...

  The GT Nexus Shipper Council, a customer community of the world’s biggest importers and exporters, ...

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Vale in Talks with Chinese Shipping Lines to Operate ...

Vale SA (VALE3), the world’s biggest exporter of iron ore, said it has been in talks to engage Chinese shipping ...

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