ODC Targets Sixfold Revenue Increase

Oman Drydock's new CEO reveals growth plans to World Maritime News at Posidonia.

Finland: Arctic Offshore Vessel NB-506 Launched

Finland: Launch of Arctic Offshore Vessel at Arctech

Arctic offshore vessel NB-506 was launched at Helsinki Shipyard on Saturday 30 June 2012. The hull assembly of ...

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Bangladesh: New Western Marine Lays Keels of Two Port Vessels

New Western Marine Ship Builders Ltd has laid keels of 1X 60 Ton BP tugboat and 1X1000MT carrying capacity water ...

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Belgium: Antwerp, Dalian Port Authorities Ink MoU

Belgium: Antwerp, Dalian Port Authorities Ink MoU

Antwerp Port Authority has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Dalian Port Authority. In the MoU both parties ...

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Wärtsilä Awarded to Power Six New Pipe Laying Vessels ...

Wärtsilä power and positioning systems have been selected for ships being built for use by the Brazilian energy ...

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Malaysia: Scomi Marine Invests USD 45 Million in Two ...

Malaysia: Scomi Marine Invests USD 45 Million in Two New Vessels

Scomi Marine, a global service provider mainly in the oil and gas industry, plans to invest $45m to buy two new ...

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South Korea: Steel Cutting Ceremony Held for LNG Tanker

Steel cutting has commenced on the LNG vessel Hull Number S-1911 at the STX Offshore & Shipbuilding yard in ...

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HT and German Design Company to Develop OFTV

HT and German Design Company to Develop OFTV

  Hantong Group and a German design company recently has signed a contract in Hamburg for co-operating ...

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Moore Stephens – Shipping Confidence Rises for ...

  Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry increased in the three months ended May 2012, to reach ...

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Global Cruise Industry Announces Two New Safety Policies

Global Cruise Industry Announces Two New Safety Policies

On behalf of the global cruise industry, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and the European Cruise ...

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South Korea: Hamburg Sud Christens Container Ship ...

On Wednesday, 27 June 2012, Hamburg Süd celebrated the christening of its container ship “Santa Ines” at Daewoo ...

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UANI Urges KRS to Stop Certifying Iranian Shipping Vessels

On Tuesday, United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) called on the Korean Register of Shipping (KRS) to stop certifying ...

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Seaboard Marine Orders Four Bulk Carriers from ...

  Seaboard Marine, an ocean transportation company seated in the U.S., has placed an order for construction of ...

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Rolls-Royce to Power South Korea Navy’s Frigate ...

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been selected to supply its MT30 gas turbine to power a new FFX ...

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Damen Environmental Cutter Suction Dredger Commissioned ...

Damen Environmental Cutter Suction Dredger Commissioned in China

In Chongqing, China, a Damen Environmental Cutter Suction Dredger, type ECSD450 was commissioned. The dredger was ...

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2012 Day of the Seafarer (IMO)

2012 Day of the Seafarer (IMO)

On 25 June 2012, the international Day of the Seafarer, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) is asking ...

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China: POLSTEAM’s New Bulk Carrier SAN Named at ...

Recently, in an atmosphere full of happiness, No. 6 16.900 DWT Bulk Carrier built for POLSTEAM by the yard was ...

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Vantage Drilling’s Fleet Expands Its Drilling Program

Vantage Drilling Company announced yesterday that it has received two contract awards for the Sapphire Driller ...

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Shipping Lines and Their Customers Need to Cooperate ...

Shipping Lines and their Customers Need to Work More Closely with Terminal Operators

To achieve required increases in terminal productivity on a consistent basis to handle larger vessels and tighter ...

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WPA, ST Marine Join Forces on e-SEAMatic Development ...

WPA, ST Marine Join Forces on e-SEAMatic Development (Singapore)

The Karmøy division of Westcon Power & Automation AS (WPA) has found new ways to build the best automation ...

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COSCO Delivers Two Bulk Carriers to European Buyers

  The Board of Directors of COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited announced that subsidiaries of the Company’s ...

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Indian Navy to Procure Survey Vessels from Indigenous ...

Prompted by a desire to renew its underwater preparedness the Indian Navy has launched the process of procuring ...

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Greece: Paragon Shipping Charters Out MV Precious Seas

Paragon Shipping Inc. announced yesterday that it has taken delivery of the M/V Precious Seas, a 37,205 dwt ...

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China: Afai Southern Hands Over “HAIYAO” Ferry to ...

In the afternoon of June 15th 2012, Afai Southern successfully delivered the 35m ferry “HAIYAO” to the owner ...

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PSA Marine Takes Over First of Four New GP54 Pilot ...

GP54 is the first unit to be delivered in a new series of four pilot boats built by Cheoy Lee for PSA Marine in ...

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Call for Industry to Act upon Maritime Labour Convention

Call for Industry to Act upon Maritime Labour Convention

On 12 June, the International Labour Organisation announced that Sweden had become the 28th country to ratify the ...

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HT, GL Team Up for Construction of Dual-Fuel LNG ...

Recently Jiangsu Hantong Ship Heavy Industry Co., Ltd signed a technical cooperation contract for the first 50K DWT ...

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South Korea: Hyundai Heavy Wins USD 600 Mln Worth Orders

Global leader in the shipbuilding industry and holder of 15 % share of the market, Hyundai Heavy Industries, will ...

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