Oslo Set to Become Zero-Emission Port

Oslo Port

Port of Oslo is looking to grow its business while cutting GHG emissions.

Nigeria Introduces New Bill to Tackle Rampant Piracy

Nigeria anti-piracy

The bill empowers authorities to seize vessels used by pirates anywhere in Nigeria and in international waters.

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Containership Giants to Continue Driving Fleet Growth


Alphaliner: Shipowners are interested in large (>10,000 TEU) and small (<3,000 TEU) segments.

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NRF: Imports at Top US Container Ports to Rise Modestly

container port

Imports at the US major retail container ports will remain at high levels this summer but are to grow only modestly.

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Port of Seattle's Terminal 5 Expansion Kicks Off

Terminal 5, Port of Seattle

The upgrades will allow the deep-sea port to handle 18,000 TEU ships.

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Fire Erupts on Philippine RoRo Ship

Philippine Coast Guard

A Philippine roll-on/roll-off vessel caught fire while docked in Cebu.

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UK Presents Clean Maritime Plan


The UK government has published the Clean Maritime Plan, an ambitious plan to cut pollution from the maritime sector. 

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Titan LNG Conducts World's Largest LNG Bunkering


Titan LNG completes the largest LNG bunkering in the world involving Heerema's new crane vessel.

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Navantia Delivers Fourth Suezmax to Ibaizábal Group

Suezmax Monte Ulía

The tanker will be chartered to France's oil and gas major Total.

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TEN Finds Work for One of Its Crude Carriers


Around USD 23 million of gross revenues are expected over the maximum period of the employment.

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Samsung Heavy Bags Order for Two Suezmax Tankers


Under the USD 125.4 million contract, the shipbuilder is scheduled to deliver the units by March 2021.

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Belships Inks 10-Year Charter for Ultramax Newbuilding


The deal has "attractive purchase options" which can be exercised as from the fourth charter year.

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K Line Expands Fleet with Latest Corona-Class Coal Carrier

Coal carrier Corona Dynamic

The new Corona Dynamic will carry thermal coal to Hokuriku Electric Power Company’s thermal power plant.

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Maersk Family Sails into Renewable Energy Sector


A.P. Moller Holding is expected to close the acquisition of KK Group in the third quarter of 2019.

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MSC Agrees Long-Term Deals for Capital Product Partners' Duo


The charter deals for both 8,266 TEU containerships are set to expire at the earliest in February 2024.

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SHI to Establish R&D Facility for LNG-Related Technologies


SHI is to invest in a research and development (R&D) facility in order to strengthen its market position in ...

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SCPA Sees Record Volumes in 2019 Fiscal Year


The port authority saw an 8.8% increase in annual TEU container volume.

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MSC Says It Is Not Target of US MSC Gayane Probe

MSC containership

The incident led to a temporary suspension of MSC's C-TPAT certification.

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Sovcomflot Reports CO2 Cuts from New LNG-Powered Tankers


Sovcomflot achieved significant CO2 emission cuts from its "Green Funnel" LNG-fueled tankers.

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ONE Takes Delivery of Seventh Magenta Ship

ONE Cygnus

The magenta-colored vessel will be deployed on the Asia to Europe 3 (FE3) service.

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Drewry: Multipurpose Shipping Outlook Lowered

Multipurpose shipping

The shipping consultancy said that, going forward, there is little possibility of improvement before 2021.

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Hapag-Lloyd Testing Ship-Painting Robots


Germany's Hapag-Lloyd is currently testing ship-painting robots with nine of its ships.

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JMU to Build Next-Generation Energy-Saving Bulker for NYK


Nippon Yusen Kaisha contracts Japan Marine United for the construction of a next-generation energy-saving bulk carrier.

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Qingdao Port to Take Control of Weihai Port

Qingdao Port

Upon the completion of the transfer, Weihai Port will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qingdao Port.

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Brittany Ferries Names Two New Ships, Eyes CO2 Savings

Brittany Ferries

French shipping company Brittany Ferries has unveiled names for its next two ships.

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Port of NY & NJ Unveils 30-Year Plan for Future Growth

Container terminal

The Port Master Plan 2050 will build on earlier planning work in the 1990s.

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2020 Bulkers Eyes Listing on Oslo Axess


The company's application is expected to be approved on or about July 10, 2019.

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ITF Urges Sri Lanka to Release Detained Ukrainian Captain


The captain was arrested in connection with a police investigation relating to OSV Avant Garde.

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