Transformation of How Ports Operate Imminent

IBM expert discusses digitization of the maritime industry.

U.S. Navy Continues to Invest in Destroyer, Cruiser Fleets

The U.S. Navy continues to invest in its destroyer and cruiser fleets, awarding $265.4 million in contracts and ...

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South Korea: Hyundai Heavy Launches World’s First ...

Hyundai Heavy Industries, the world’s biggest shipbuilder, launched today the world’s first mobile after-sales ...

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Pasha Hawaii Cuts Steel for Second Vessel

Honolulu-based Pasha Hawaii today announced the MV Marjorie C’s first steel plate was cut, launching the ...

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Black Sea Fleet Rescue Tug Shakhter Moors at Homebase ...

Black Sea Fleet (BSF) rescue tug Shakhter moored at homebase Sevastopol on Aug 4. The cruise of the BSF auxiliary ...

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The Netherlands: First Commercial Cargo at Gate LNG ...

The Netherlands’ Gate LNG terminal is expected to receive its first commercial cargo in September, market sources ...

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Pakistan Deep-Water Container Port Phase 1 Completion ...

With the completion of Pakistan Deep-Water Container Port (PDWCP) Phase 1 in 2013, the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) ...

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Russia: Zelenodolsk Shipyard Launches Two Vessels

Zelenodolsk Shipyard launched two vessels on the eve of the Russian Navy Day – sea-going tug MB-12 and anti-terror ...

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Malaysia: Flag States Sign Declaration Condemning Acts ...

Three of the largest flag states, accounting for around 40% of the world’s commercial shipping tonnage, have signed ...

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JV Van Oord, Dredging International Australia Win Third ...

Van Oord Australia Pty Ltd and Dredging International (Australia) Pty Ltd, member of the DEME Group, have been ...

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UK: Ensco Takes Delivery of ENSCO 8504 Ultra-Deepwater Rig

Ensco plc announced today that it has taken delivery of ENSCO 8504, the fifth of the seven ENSCO 8500 Series rigs ...

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China: SpecTec Supplies AMOS M&P Modules for ...

China Offshore Oil Engineering Corporation (COOEC) signed a contract with SpecTec Asia Pacific East Ltd, SpecTec ...

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Israel Deploys UAVs on Gas Fields in Mediterranean Sea ...

Fearing possible attacks by Hezbollah on gas fields in the Mediterranean Sea, the Israel Air Force (IAF) has ...

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Cyprus: Larnaca Port Development To Begin Next Year

Development works at the Larnaca port and marina will begin next year, with the project set to “fully rejuvenate ...

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Azerbaijan: SOCAR Security Department Gets New ...

On August 8, new administrative building of SOCAR Security Department was opened on Nobel Prospect. The event was ...

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Italy: San Giorgio del Porto Shipyard Receives Major ...

Costa Cruises announced that it has placed a new order with San Giorgio del Porto shipyard in Genoa for major ...

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Vietnam to Have Submarine Fleet within Six Years

Vietnam will have a submarine fleet within six years, the defence minister reportedly announced on Thursday, in ...

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USA: Plans for Second Port in Paulsboro

It’s both good and bad news that a drive to turn the old DuPont plant in Greenwich Township into a port has stalled ...

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US Navy Starts Large Displacement Unmanned Underwater ...

The U.S. military wants an underwater robot that’s strong enough to stay at sea for months, and smart enough to ...

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India: Tamil Nadu Government to Launch Program to ...

With fish wealth fast dwindling in shallow waters, the Tamil Nadu government is set to launch a major programme ...

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Germany Dispatches Second Frigate to Anti-Piracy ...

Germany dispatches the second frigate – Köln – to the Gulf of Aden under EU anti-piracy operation Atalanta, reports ...

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Scotland: BAUER Installs Foundation for Tidal Energy ...

  In late July, BAUER Renewables Ltd., a subsidiary of BAUER Spezialtiefbau GmbH and part of the international ...

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Oman: Port of Sohar Ready to Grow

  An eventual conversion of Muscat’s Port Sultan Qaboos into a tourism and maritime heritage port will boost ...

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US Navy Orders New Oxygen Systems on SSBN-726, SSN-21 ...

  The U.S. Navy has awarded a contract for switching out oxygen generation systems on its SSBN-726 and SSN-21 ...

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Germany: nkt cables Bags EUR 95m Baltic 2 Subsea Contract

  nkt cables has entered into a contract with 50Hertz Offshore GmbH at a value of around 750 mDKK (95 mEUR) ...

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Marine Habitats 3D Survey at Outer Moray Firth, ...

  A 3D image of the seabed off the north of Scotland is to be created to help identify marine habitats of high ...

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South Korea: Hanjin Shipping to Take Delivery of Five ...

Hanjin Shipping is to take delivery of five 13,000-TEU ships for a total of $850 million from an undisclosed ...

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Singapore: Jurong Shipyard Delivers West Elara Jack-Up ...

North Atlantic Drilling Ltd., in which Seadrill has a 75 percent ownership, has taken delivery of the new harsh ...

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