Shipping a Moving Target for Cyber Threats

Lars Lange, IUMI Secretary-General, speaks of numerous challenges related to cyber risk insurance

Lloyd’s Statutory Alert: ILO Labor Convention ...

The ILO Maritime Labor Convention will enter into force on 20 August, 2013.The convention applies to all ships ...

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ClassNK: MOL Comfort Casualty Investigation

Under the leadership of ClassNK Executive Vice President Toshitomo Matsui, the ClassNK Casualty Investigation Team ...

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Shipping Companies to Be Hit Hard by Cost of Addressing ...

International accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens has warned that the latest valuation relating to the ...

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Top News of the Week July 8 – 13, 2013

Burned-Out MOL Comfort’s Fore Part Sunk Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) reported that the fore part of the ...

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G E Shipping: Crude Carrier ‘Jag Leela’ ...

  The Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd. (G E Shipping) delivered its 1999 built Aframax crude carrier “Jag ...

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Burned-Out MOL Comfort’s Fore Part Sunk

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) reported that the fore part of the containership MOL COMFORT sank in the high seas ...

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Emirates Shipping Initiates Central China India Service

Emirates Shipping Line today announced its CCI – Central China India Service. Emirates has a slot agreement ...

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Search Ongoing for Six Missing Crew Members from ...

Three more survivors were found and two bodies recovered over the weekend following the capsizing incident of cargo ...

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Bumi Armada Secures EPIC Contract from Lukoil

Malaysia-based international offshore oilfield services company, Bumi Armada Berhad announced on July 5 that its ...

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Solar Sailing: Green Boats Keep Air, Water Clean

  Anyone who has ever scanned the sea’s horizon for a fuel station recognizes the key advantage of ...

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Fire Broke Out on MOL Comfort’s Fore Part

The salvors of MOL Comfort have encountered another obstacle in their effort to recover the remaining fore part of ...

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Top News of the Week July 1 – 6, 2013

Saipem Jack-Up Rig ‘Perro Negro 6′ Sinks Off Angola Saipem informs that on July 1, the jack up drilling rig Perro ...

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Cargo Ship Capsized Off Thailand. 11 Crew Members Missing

Bangladeshi cargo ship MV Hope capsized in heavy seas south of Phuket, Thailand on Thursday morning with 17 crew ...

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NYK Conducts Crisis-Response Drill

On July 4, NYK conducted a crisis-response drill based on the scenario of a serious accident occurring on an LNG ...

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Lloyd’s Register to Determine Cause of MOL ...

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. have appointed an expert body in vessel design certification and shipbuilding ...

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MOL Comfort: Towing Operation Resumed

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) announced this morning that the condition of the MOL Comfort’s fore part is stable. The ...

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RINA Commits to IACS Chairmanship

International classification society RINA has committed major resources to support IACS (International Association ...

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MOL Comfort’s Fore Part Breaks Free from Tow

The dramatic rescue operation of MOL Comfort has faced another turn when the vessel’s fore part broke free from tow ...

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Top News of the Week June 24 – 29, 2013

Salvage Operation Planned for MOL Comfort Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. announced in the official statement that the ...

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Otto Marine’s Shipyard Sells MRSV to RY Offshore

Otto Marine Limited announced that its shipyard has, through one of the company’s wholly-owned subsidiaries, sold a ...

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TITAN Salvage Names New Director of Marine Operations in Asia

Veteran Salvage Master Shelby Harris has been named TITAN Salvage’s new director of marine operations in Asia, ...

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MOL Comfort’s Aft Part Sinks in the Arabian Sea

MOL released an urgent update reporting that the aft part of the containership MOL Comfort sank in the open sea ...

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MOL, MHI Start Inspections of MOL Comfort’s ...

  Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) together with shipbuilder Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and the classification ...

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Salvage Tugs Tow MOL Comfort’s Fore Part toward ...

The four tug boats that arrived yesterday at the site of the fractured MOL Comfort have started to tow the fore ...

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Tugboats Arrive at MOL Comfort’s Incident Site

One patrol boat and three tugboats arrived yesterday at the site where the containership MOL Comfort broke apart on ...

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InterManager Puts Seafarers at the Heart of Its Activities

As the annual Day Of The Seafarer dawns (June 25), InterManager, whose members manage more than 250,000 of the ...

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Top News of the Week June 17 – 22, 2013

MOL Comfort Suffers Damage During Trip to Jeddah Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. informed that the MOL-operated ...

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