NYSHEX CEO: Digitization Is the New Normal

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

SBM Offshore Wins Turret and Mooring System Contract ...

SBM Offshore Wins Turret and Mooring System Contract for Ichthys LNG, Australia

SBM Offshore said that it has been awarded a contract by the Ichthys LNG Project for the engineering, procurement, ...

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Norway: Kongsberg Maritime’s Polaris Bridge ...

Norway - Kongsberg Maritime's Polaris Bridge Simulator Gets DNV Approval

Kongsberg Maritime’s cutting-edge Polaris Bridge Simulator has received new DNV approval for the product ...

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Pacific Drilling, Samsung Heavy Agree to Extend Option ...

Pacific Drilling, Samsung Heavy Agree to Extend Option for New Drillship

Pacific Drilling S.A. announced that one of its subsidiaries has reached an agreement with Samsung Heavy Industries ...

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Poland: Remontowa Inks New PSV Contract with Edison Chouest

Poland - Remontowa Inks New PSV Contract with Edison Chouest

REMONTOWA SHIPBUILDING S.A. has signed next contract for building modern vessel type PSV (Platform Supply Vessel) ...

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UAE: DMCA Increases Safety and Security of Cruise Ships

UAE - DMCA Increases Safety and Security of Cruise Ships

Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA), the maritime government entity charged with regulating, coordinating and ...

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UK: Ridge Global Launches New Maritime Consulting Team ...

UK - Ridge Global Launches New Maritime Consulting Team Flag Bridge

Ridge Global, an international provider of security and risk management services, today announced the launch of ...

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Germany: Port of Kiel Gets Container Wayport Status

Germany - Port of Kiel Gets Container Wayport Status

The Port of Kiel has gained container wayport status by being added to the liner service network of ...

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Inmarsat Selects UK-based Metaswitch to Expand Its ...

Inmarsat Selects UK-based Metaswitch to Expand Its Maritime Communications Service

Inmarsat, a world leader in global mobile satellite communications, has selected Metaswitch to expand and enrich ...

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Australia: Port of Melbourne Maintenance Dredging Set ...

  Port of Melbourne Corporation (PoMC) is set to commence maintenance dredging in the South Channel of Port ...

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Bahrain: GOP Hosts Regional Seminar on Safety of ...

Bahrain - GOP Hosts Regional Seminar on Safety of Maritime Navigation

The General Organisation of Sea Ports (GOP) held a two-day regional executive seminar entitled ‘Safety of ...

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UAE: DP World Calls Shipping and Ports Sector to Seek ...

UAE - DP World Calls Shipping and Ports Sector to Seek New Frontiers for Growth

With the continued unpredictability of world markets, the shipping and port industry needs to watch for new ...

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The Netherlands: Wijnne Barends Takes Delivery of ...

The Netherlands - Wijnne Barends Takes Delivery of Sea-River Vessel MV Lady Anna

Wijnne Barends from Delfzijl took delivery of the first Sea-River Liner 3700 , mv ‘Lady Anna’, from Groningen ...

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Harper Government Invests in Canadian Ports

Harper Government Invests in Canadian Ports

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, and Wai Young, Member of ...

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USA: New CEO for Port Everglades

USA - Port Everglades Gets New CEO

Broward County Administrator Bertha Henry announced recently that Steven Cernak, Port Director and Chief Executive ...

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WSS China Expands Service Network to Tianjin

WSS China Expands Service Network to Tianjin

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has announced the opening of a facility in Tianjin, China, taking the total number ...

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Bulk Carrier ‘Vera’ Sinks Off Turkey

  Cambodia-flagged bulk carrier Vera sank in the Black Sea off Turkey on Tuesday, January 31, Reuters reports. ...

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New Zealand: More Containers Removed from Rena Wreck

New Zealand - More Containers Removed from Rena Wreck

The Svitzer salvage team yesterday removed four packets of wood via helicopter. Two 40-foot containers were also ...

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Drillship ‘Pacific Scirocco’ Commences ...

Drillship 'Pacific Scirocco' Commences Operations in Nigeria

Pacific Drilling S.A. announced today that its ultra-deepwater drillship the Pacific Scirocco commenced operations ...

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Diana Yacht Design Develops Environmentally Friendly ...

Diana Yacht Design Develops Environmentally Friendly Superyacht (The Netherlands)

The Diana Navitas was born out of the challenge to develop and design an environmentally friendly super yacht where ...

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Italy: Costa Concordia Oil Removal Operation on Hold

Italy - Costa Concordia Oil Removal Operation on Hold

SMIT Salvage is continually monitoring the weather forecast however adverse weather conditions continue to impact ...

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Sweden: Consilium, Orange Launch New Maritime ...

Sweden - Consilium, Orange Launch New Maritime Navigation and Communication Solution

Consilium and Orange Business Services are modernizing maritime communications with the launch of a paperless ...

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Damen Shipyards Launches Fishery Inspection ...

Damen Shipyards Launches Fishery Inspection Surveillance Vessel for Angola

Damen Shipyards Galati is building the Ngola Kiluange, a Fishery Inspection Surveillance Vessel (FISV) 6210, for ...

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ALCSG Assists Distressed Iranian Mariners

ALCSG Assists Distressed Iranian Mariners

Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group (ALCSG) assets responded to a distressed Iranian fishing dhow in the Arabian ...

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Bangladesh: Government Orders Six New Dredgers

Bangladesh - Government Orders Six New Dredgers

The Bangladesh’s leading shipyards recently have been awarded contracts for the construction of six dredgers. ...

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Ukrainian Navy to Hire Domestic Companies in Corvette ...

  Ukrainian defense minister Mikhail Yezhel is about to ask the Cabinet of Ministers to speed up investment of ...

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OW Bunker Strengtnes Operations in Middle East with New ...

OW Bunker Strengtnes Operations in Middle East with New Appointment

OW Bunker, one of the world’s leading suppliers and traders of marine fuel, recently announced the appointment of ...

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Brazil: Port of Tubarao Receives VLOC Vale Rio de Janeiro

  The Port of Tubarão in Vitória has received Vale Rio de Janeiro, a Very Large Ore Carrier (VLOC) which is ...

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