Essar Shipping Gears Up for Ship Investment

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

Preventing failure with software

‘‘Many ship owners wish their vessels could be more maintenance-free,” says Gerald Rolfe, manager ...

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DNV JIP Focuses on Reducing Jacking Gears Failure

Jacking gears are by definition the most characteristic systems of self-elevating units and jack-ups. However, this ...

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Gulf of Aden: EU NAVFOR ITS Scirocco Assists Vessel ...

EU Naval Force Ship ITS SCIROCCO Assists a Vessel with Engine Failure

On the morning of June 28th 2012, EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Italian Frigate Scirocco provided technical assistance ...

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USA: NTSB – Propulsion Failure in 2010 Ferry Accident

  Andrew J. Barberi Lacked Warning Alarm Indicating Propulsion Loss in 2010 Accident. On May 8, 2010, the ...

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Canada: New Grand Manan Ferry Stays Out off Service Due ...

  The new $68-million Grand Manan ferry remained off its run Tuesday due to a mechanical failure involving the ...

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Kaohsiung Port’s container volume falls 20 percent

The depressed shipping market condition has dragged down the container throughput of Taiwan’s port of ...

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Summer arrival for 125 tall ships

Teesside will host more than 100 tall ships during the summer of 2010. Hartlepool has been chosen as the finishing ...

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Renaissance to buy 2 vessels

Renaissance Services plans to acquire a platform supply vessel and a rescue ship to support its oil service ...

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