Shipping’s Decarbonization Will Need Major R&D Investment

Collaboration and investment in technology development key for meeting IMO's targets

Bangladesh: Western Marine Shipyard Launches Another ...

  Western Marine Shipyard​, the country’s leading shipbuilding company, has launched another pair of ...

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Pakistan Ministry of Ports and Shipping Approves ...

  The Ministry of Ports and Shipping has obtained approval to acquire 14 new ships under a five year fleet ...

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New “K” Line’s Ro-Ro Vessel Makes its Maiden Call ...

New “K” Line's Ro-Ro Vessel Makes its Maiden Call at Colombo, Sri Lanka

The Roll-on/Roll-off (Ro/Ro) Vessel, MV “DALIAN HIGHWAY” of “K” Line (Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd.), made its maiden ...

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DP World Nhava Sheva Welcomes Longest Container Vessel ...

  The Singaporean-flagged Maersk Seletar, with length of 319 meters and capacity of 6,478 TEUs, called at DP ...

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MV Hanjin Semarang Gets Stuck at Entrance of Chittagong ...

  The Panama-flagged Hanjin Semarang got stuck at the entrance of Chittagong upon being distracted by foggy ...

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UK: ICS Calls Shipowners to Comply with STCW in 2012

  ICS is advising shipping companies to ensure they comply with the Manila amendments to STCW, particularly in ...

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STCW Manila Seafarer Training Amendments Enter into ...

STCW Manila Seafarer Training Amendments Enter into Force on 1 January 2012

Major revisions to the International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for ...

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Sri Lanka: Colombo Port Welcomes Containership APL Chongqing

Sri Lanka - Colombo Port Welcomes Containership APL Chongqing

In a further boost to its profile, Colombo Port’s Jaya Container Terminal welcomed the biggest-ever ship, the ...

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Sri Lanka Navy Saves 18 Indian Fishermen in Distress

Sri Lanka Navy Saves 18 Indian Fishermen in Distress-

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Wasaba of the Northern Naval Command rescued 12 Indian fishermen when their ...

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Sri Lanka: Completion of Colombo Port’s Third ...

  The construction of the Colombo Port’s third container terminal is scheduled to be completed and operative ...

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Sri Lanka Navy Rescues Indian Fishermen in Distress

Sri Lanka Navy Rescues Indian Fishermen in Distress

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Wasamba of the Northern Naval Command rescued four Indian fishermen whose boat had ...

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Six Leading Container Shipping Lines Create new Far ...

Six Leading Container Shipping Lines Create new Far East-Europe Alliance

Six leading container shipping lines have agreed to create one of the largest vessel networks in the Far ...

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China: CCCC 3rd Harbour Co. Wins Ningbo Container ...

  Recently, CCCC Third Harbour Engineering Company Limited(CCCC 3rd Harbour Co.) won the bid for constructing ...

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Capacity of Indian Ports to Reach 3,130 Million Tonnes ...

  Indian ports handled total cargo traffic of around 870 million tonnes in 2010-11. While the major ports ...

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Indian Merchant Vessels to Get Armed Guards on Board

Indian Merchant Vessels to Get Armed Guards on Board

An Inter-Ministerial Group of Officers (IMGO) has been set up to deal with hostage situation arising out of the ...

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Shipping Corporation of India Takes Delivery of New ...

Shipping Corporation of India Takes Delivery of New Bulk Carrier

The Shipping Corporation of India Ltd. (SCI) accepted delivery of a Supramax Bulk carrier, m.v. Vishva Bandhan ...

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India: State’s Chief Minister Inaugurates Dhamra Port

India - Minister Inaugurates Dhamra Port

The state’s Chief Minister, Mr Naveen Patnaik formally inaugurated Odisha’s Dhamra port, a joint venture between ...

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IMO’s Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to ...

IMO's Anti-piracy Campaign Contributes to Reducing Piracy Attack Proportions

At the end of a year in which the World Maritime Day theme of “Piracy: orchestrating the response” has been central ...

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Bangladesh: Western Marine Starts Construction of ...

Bangladesh - Western Marine Starts Construction of Tankers for Nurjahan Group

Western Marine, the country’s leading shipyard, laid four keels weighing 350 dwt (dead weight tonnage) each to ...

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Indian Conglomerate to Buy Ports in Sri Lanka

  The fourth largest conglomerate in India is interested in acquiring a stake in ports in Sri Lanka that has ...

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Sri Lankan Naval Personnel Assists in Bringing Back Two ...

Sri Lankan Naval Personnel Assists in Bringing Back Two Fishing Boats Home

Naval personnel attached to SLNS Wickrama II of the Northern Naval Command and Coast Guard Ship CG 41 assisted in ...

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Cosco Plans Investments in US, German and Indian Port ...

  China’s largest shipping firm Cosco is keen to invest in ports along its key container vessel routes. ...

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India: Andhra Port and Shipyard Project on Right Track

  There is a good chance that the Shipping Ministry will put one of the proposed integrated port and shipyard ...

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Bangladesh: Oil Spill in Bay Off Sitakunda

  Approximately 50 feet film of oil floating and spreading Kadam Rasul from Kumira coast was spotted ...

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Deep Sea Supply Takes Delivery of its New AHTS Vessel ...

Deep Sea Supply Takes Delivery of its New AHTS Vessel from India

Deep Sea Supply today announced that it has taken delivery of the newbuilding AHTS vessel “Sea Stoat” ...

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UK: Ports, Carriers Call for Weighing Containers

  The International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) has joined with the World Shipping Council (WSC), ...

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Jumbo Shipping Transports ODC Cargo for Petrobras ...

  HLV Jumbo Vision, one of Jumbo Shipping’s H-Class vessels in a fleet of 12 heavy lift ships, was of extreme ...

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