Meet Us at Nor-Shipping 2019


World Maritime News team will also be attending this year’s event.

Resolve Completes Raysut II Wreck Removal off Oman

Raysut II wreck removal operations

The complicated project was completed by April 2019.

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K Line Cuts Executives' Pay by 10 Pct


K Line reduces the pay of its executives from April 2019 by 10 pct.

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CLdN Scraps Deal for Second RoRo Newbuilding at Uljanik


CLdN RoRo cancelled a contract with Croatian shipbuilder Uljanik for the construction of one vessel.

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New Transatlantic Services Put Hamburg Port on Growth Track

Hamburg port

Germany’s Port of Hamburg ends Q1 2019 with a 6.4% increase in container volumes. 

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Greek Trio Accused of Faking Pollution Records


Greek trio indicted for failing to keep accurate ship pollution control records, falsifying records in the US.

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K Line: New Coal Carrier for JERA Delivered


K Line takes delivery of Miyagawa Maru, a 100,000 dwt coal carrier.

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Zeaborn Ship Management Gets New CEO, Eyes 250-Strong Fleet

Rob Grool

Zeaborn to grow its managed fleet to 250 vessels with the support of its new CEO.

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Petronas FLNG Satu Starts Production at New Site

PFLNG Satu achieved first LNG drop at the Kebabangan field on May 7.

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Ocean Yield Takes Delivery of Scorpio's Ultramax Pair


Ocean Yield ASA takes delivery of two 2017-built Ultramax dry bulk vessels.

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Novatek Brings In TechnipFMC for Arctic LNG 2 Project

Arctic LNG 2

The first train of the project is scheduled for launch in 2023.

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IMO Tightens Climate Protection Requirements for Ships


MEPC: amendments to strengthen existing requirements for new ships to be more energy efficient.

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LNG Carrier Methane Princess Repaired after Tug Collision

Methane Princess

The LNG carrier collided with a tug while berthing at the Punta Europa LNG Terminal in Equatorial Guinea.

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Norled to Change Ownership


Norwegian DSD has signed an agreement to sell its ferry company Norled.

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TT-Line Ferry 1st to Feature MAN's Hybrid Propulsion System

MAN engine for new TT-Line ferry

Jinling Shipyard has ordered four engines for TT-Lines new 230-meter RoPax ferry.

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Panama Canal Enhances Green Initiatives


The Panama Canal announces improvements to its Green Connection Environmental Recognition Program.

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Corpus Christi Ship Channel Expansion to Begin Next Week


On May 29, the Port of Corpus Christi will see the commencement of the Ship Channel Improvement Project.

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Hamburg Süd Christens Another Polar Class Vessel

Polar Ecuador

Hamburg Süd christens its latest Polar-class containership, Polar Ecuador.

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Georgia Ports Authority Names New Chairman


The US Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) elected William D. McKnight as chairman on May 20, 2019.

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Russia to Pay USD 3 Mn to Greenpeace for Illegal Ship Arrest


The compensation is for the unlawful detention of Greenpeace's ship and its 30 crew.

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Zeaborn Picks KR, Verifavia for 100-Unit IHM Certification

Inventory of hazardous materials preparation and certification will include more than 100 vessels.

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Maersk Patras Crewman Falls Overboard, Search Suspended


Maersk Patras lost a crew member overboard while taking a pilot on board off Quebec.

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Rescue Ship Seized in Italy after Migrants Disembark

Sea-Watch 3 disembarkation in Lampedusa, Italy

The migrants were disembarked against minister of interior Salvini's orders to prevent them from doing so.

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GulfNav Posts Net Loss but Revenue Jumps

Gulf Fanatir

Gulf Navigation Holding (GulfNav) ended the first quarter of this year with a net loss.

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Seafarers Detail Working Conditions on Blumenthal Vessels

Anna Elisabeth

Current and ex-crew members told stories of intimidation, threats and abusive conditions on Blumenthal vessels.

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Shipowners from Around the World Can Now Join UK Flag

red ensign

The UK Ship Register is to expand its ownership eligibility.

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Baltic Exchange Council Elects New Chairman

Baltic Exchange

Petropoulos said he would focus on supporting the Baltic’s drive to increase its profile in Asia.

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Peel Ports Presents Plans for Hunterston Site


Peel Ports reveals plans for the major port and industrial center at Hunterston, Scotland.

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