Essar Shipping Gears Up for Ship Investment

Essar Shipping reveals ship investment plans and more in an interview with WMN.

Body Found Floating near Yang Ming's Chartered Boxship

Body of an Indonesian worker was found floating near the stern of the Yang Ming’s Louds Island, at JCIT.

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NGOs Denounce PHP Yard's Shipbreaking Certification

Statements of Compliance with the Hong Kong Convention are no guarantee for safe shipbreaking activities, NGO says.

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Norad Backs Marine Environment Protection in Southeast Asia

IMO-Norad environmental project in Southeast Asia is set to begin, supporting seven ASEAN countries.

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World's Biggest Automated Box Terminal Starts Trials

Port of Shanghai has launched trial operations at its brand new automated container terminal.

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Vale Sells Final Valemax Bulkers to Bocomm

Vale has concluded a sale agreement for its two final VLOCs with China’s Bank of Communications Finance Leasing.

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Former DSME, Hanjin Shipping Top Brass Put behind Bars

South Korea is clamping down on behind the scene maneuvering of former maritime executives.

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Environmental Legislation Key Priority for BIMCO

Environmental legislation will be at the top of the agenda of Angus Frew, Secretary General & CEO of BIMCO.

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Cargo Volumes Rising at Ports in India

Major ports in India recorded a year-over-year growth of 3.46% from April to November 2017.

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Hyundai Glovis Pens Oil Shipping Deal with GS Caltex

Hyundai Glovis has signed a 10-year crude oil shipping contract with compatriot oil refiner GS Caltex.

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Jumbo Inks LoI for LNG-Powered Heavy Lift Vessel

Jumbo signed a Letter of Intent with China Merchants Industry Holdings for the engineering and construction of a ...

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China’s 1st Smart Ship Makes a Debut

China's first smart ship, Great Intelligence, was presented this week at Marintec China 2017.

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6 Workers Die at Bangladeshi Shipbreaking Yards in 2 Months

Six workers died and eight were injured in ten separate accidents at Bangladeshi shipbreaking yards in two months.

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Wison LNG Distributor Granted AiP by DNV GL

Wison Offshore & Marine's LNG Distributor design has received an approval in principle from DNV GL.

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 ICBC Leasing’s Portfolio Hits USD 10 Bn

The portfolio of ICBC Leasing, the largest Chinese leasing firm, has reached USD 10 billion in just ten years.

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Samsung Heavy Unveils Rights Issue Plan, Sees Share Slide

SHI revealed a KRW 1.5 trillion rights offering plan in an effort to improve its financial structure.

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Ballast Free LNG-Carrier Design Steals the Spotlight

The industry is making a step forward in achieving ballast-free shipping with new 30,000m³ B-FREE LNG carrier design.

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DSME Bags Order for FSRU, LNG Carrier

South Korean shipbuilder DSME collects USD 391.7 million worth of orders, including FSRU and LNGC.

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DSIC Gets DNV GL AiPs for Shuttle Tanker, Crane Unit Designs

DSIC has received certificates from DNV GL for new shuttle tanker, column-stabilized crane unit designs.

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Cyber Hygiene Key to Hack-Proofing Your Business

With cyber crimes becoming ever more frequent, WMN explores what is key to becoming cyber resilient.

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V.Ships Offshore Takes FSO under Management

V.Ships Offshore wins ship management contract for the floating storage and offloading vessel Pertamina Abherka.

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EU Okays COSCO's OOCL Takeover

The European Commission has given the green light to COSCO Shipping's bid to take over OOCL.

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Design Unveiled for Gas Turbine-Powered LNGC Conversion

GE, DSIC complete preliminary design for conversion of a steam turbine-powered LNGC to a gas turbine-based propulsion.

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Brokers: Hyundai Heavy On a Roll

Broker reports link Hyundai Heavy Industries to up to seven contracts for 319,000 dwt tankers.

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First LNG Ship Arrives at Soma LNG Terminal

First LNG ship arrived at the new Soma LNG Terminal marking the start of the terminal's commissioning.

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SeaIntel: Transpacific Contract Rates to Rise by 30 Pct?

Container carriers will be looking at increasing the Transpacific contract rate levels towards 2018.

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MOL, Partners Get AIP for LNG-Powered Coal Carrier

Japan-based Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) and its partners, Tohoku Electric Power and Namura Shipbuilding, have ...

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