Sustainability in the heavy lifting industry

Cost efficiency and sustainability, two topics that are frequently discussed in the offshore and maritime industry. There are many developments and innovations going on in this area.

Colombo Dockyard Conducts Special Survey Repairs on ...

A P Moller -Maersk one of the biggest vessel operators globally with over 600 vessels places repeated confidence in ...

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ADT to Provide Direct Trade Links from Khalifa Port to India

Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT), the manager and operator of Abu Dhabi’s four main commercial ports, announced today that ...

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Myanmar MOL Obtains Official License and Registration

Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) has approved the Permanent Business License of ‘Myanmar ...

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PIRIOU Delivers Its 100th Crew Boat (Vietnam)

SEAS, PIRIOU’s Vietnam-based shipyard, has delivered the 100th crew boat built by PIRIOU since 1995. FSIV BOURBON ...

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MSC Chartered Containership Delivers Cargo to Thailand

Military Sealift Command-chartered container ship MV Capt. Steven L. Bennett (T-AK 4296) completed cargo operations ...

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VIDEO: NYK Super Eco Ship 2030

NYK Group is targeting the achievement of “zero emissions” by 2050 and has designed the concept ship NYK Super Eco ...

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Drewry: Overcapacity to Ease Gradually after 2013

Drewry’s latest Tanker Forecaster report shows that another tough year is on the horizon for tanker owners as the ...

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Indian Coast Guard Commissions Fifth IPV into Service

Indian Coast Guard Ship “Rajratan”, the fifth of a series of eight Inshore Patrol Vessels (IPVs) was commissioned ...

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Drewry: Ship and Container Reliability Improve

Ship-level and container-level Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) showed significant quarter-on-quarter increases in ...

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BLG 17 – Positive Developments on Ballast Water Management

  IMO member states this week agreed on a proposal to undertake a trial period for port state control sampling ...

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Top News of the Week of Feb 4 – 9, 2013

Maersk Line: Emma Maersk Is Not in Danger of Sinking (Suez Canal) The Emma Maersk containership, berthed at the ...

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Mermaid Gets Contract Extension for Accommodation Barge ...

Mermaid Maritime Public Company Limited announces that itssubsidiary MTR-1 (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. has secured a ...

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Bangladesh: WMS Delivers Two Ships to European Market

The leading shipbuilding company of Bangladesh Western Marine Shipyard Limited have delivered more two ships to the ...

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Shipping Leaders Join UN in Boosting Economy and ...

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced plans to collaborate, along with Shell, BP, Maersk, Stena NYK and ...

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WSS Opens Safety Centre in Mumbai (India)

Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has announced the opening of a new ISO-approved safety service station in India. ...

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NATO Shipping Centre: Weekly Piracy Update

During the reporting period of 22 – 29 January 2013 there were no piracy related incidents in the High Risk ...

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India: Keel Laying Ceremony for Advanced Patrol Vessel ...

Keel Laying ceremony for the second of a New Class Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs), indigenously designed and ...

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Western Marine Signs Shipbuilding Contract with KR ...

Western Marine has signed an agreement with KR Shipping Ltd. for construction of a highly luxurious cruise ship. ...

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VIDEO: High Seas Gun Battle between Pirates and Iranian ...

Piracy on the world’s seas has seen a major decrease over the last five years, with 297 ships attacked in 2012, ...

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India: Golden Brilliant Receives Newbuild Bulker from Pipavav

Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company Ltd has successfully delivered yet another masterpiece a 74,500 ...

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Steerprop Receives ECO CRP-Propulsor Orders from Russia ...

Steerprop Ltd. has received orders from the Severnaya shipyard in Russia and the Bharati shipyard in India. The ...

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Indian Coast Guard Orders 18 Interceptor Boats from ...

Larsen & Toubro (L&T), India’s leading engineering, manufacturing & construction major has received an ...

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Indian Navy Boosts Its Fleet with New Generation of NOPV

The maritime security of India got a further boost today with the induction of state-of-the-art new generation ...

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Drewry: Tanker Activity Down but Rates and Earnings Rise

Tanker owners enjoyed a strong rise in earnings last month despite a downturn in activity. The Drewry Tanker ...

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Kongsberg Equips New Indian Survey Vessel

Kongsberg GeoAcoustics recently delivered a full side-scan sonar package to Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. Ltd, ...

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Bibby Ship Management Opens Two New Offices

Bibby Ship Management announced the opening of two new offices in key strategic locations across the globe. New ...

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Drewry: Capesize Difficulties Countered by Smaller ...

Drewry Maritime Research’s latest Dry Bulk Insight report published in January highlights the changing fortunes of ...

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