Lack of Automation Rules a Major Challenge

Wasaline ferry

Wasaline's Managing Director speaks on the concept of the automated ship.

Port Hedland Again Facing Strike

Port Hedland Again Facing Strike

The Australian Institute of Marine & Power Engineers (AIMPE) has given notice that the tug boat engineers at ...

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Hundreds Feared Dead as Boat Sinks off Libya

Hundreds Feared Dead as Boat Sinks off Libya

The Libyan navy has reported sinking of a boat, carrying close to 250 African immigrants trying to get to Europe, ...

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Evelyn Maersk Rescues 352 from Sinking Vessel

Evelyn Maersk Rescues 352 from Sinking Vessel

The crew of Evelyn Maersk, a container ship en route from Suez to Algeciras, participated on Saturday, August 30, ...

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USCG Fires on Iranian Boat in Arabian Gulf

USCG Fires on Iranian Boat in Arabian Gulf

A U.S. Coast Guard vessel operating in international waters in the Arabian Gulf fired on an Iranian dhow in what ...

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UK Bankrolls Maritime Autonomous Systems Research

UK Bankrolls Maritime Autonomous Systems Research

The UK Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) is making £9 million (USD 15.16m) available to support the ...

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Bulk Carrier Collides with Fishing Boat off Fujian

Four people are missing and one has died after a Panamanian-registered bulk carrier Ultra Vanscoy, operated by ...

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Malacca Strait Claims New Lives

Three people died, with eight still missing, when an overcrowded boat carrying Indonesian migrant workers heading ...

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Update: Collision off Malaysia Claims 11 Lives

Seven more bodies have been recovered following Monday’s collision between a Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency ...

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Boat Smashes into Norwegian Oil Rig, 60 Workers Evacuated

A moving supply boat has smashed into the suspension legs of a Statoil rig in Oseberg Øst, an offshore oil field in ...

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Boat Accidents’ Death Toll in the Mediterranean ...

The UN refugee agency on Tuesday said it was deeply saddened at a rising death toll from boat accidents in the ...

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Third Cape Class Patrol Boat Slips into the Water at Austal

Austal has launched the third-in-series Cape Class Patrol Boat (CCPB) at the company’s Australian Defence Facility ...

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Australia: Austal Names Second Cape Class Patrol Boat

 The second-in-series Cape Class Patrol Boat was named Cape Byron during a ceremony held at Austal’s Henderson ...

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USCG Saves Three from Burning Boat off Shinnecock

U.S. Coast Guard rescued three people from the water after their boat caught fire near Shinnecock, N.Y., April 6, ...

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TMD Seeks for Composite Boat Builder in the North East UK

The news by Siemens & ABP of a GBP 310 million investment in the offshore wind energy industry and the follow ...

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OPV ‘Tornado’ Assists Iranian Boat in Distress

The OPV ‘Tornado’, integrated into the European Union operation ‘Atalanta’ fighting piracy in the Indian Ocean, has ...

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UZMAR Hands Over Robert Allan Designed Push Boat

On 21st Feb 2014 UZMAR Shipyard, also known as “Workboat and Tug Factory” of Turkey, delivered first two most ...

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Vestdavit Wins French Customs Patrol Boat Order

Norway-based boat handling system and specialised davit supplier Vestdavit has been contracted by French shipyard ...

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Nh 1816: A New Type of Search and Rescue Boat for Knrm

When the Dutch indemnity insurance company NH 1816 decided to sponsor the Royal Dutch Life Saving Association ...

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USA: Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding Delivers First ...

Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation, has delivered the first of six Chesapeake Class pilot boats. The ...

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DGzRS Signs Contract with Tamsen for New Rescue Boat ...

  DGzRS has signed a contract with Tamsen Maritim for a new and optimised rescue boat to be built in 2014. Like all ...

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UNHCR: Boat Capsizes off Greece Coast

A boat capsized off the coast of Greece in the early hours of yesterday morning, killing a woman and a child, ...

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