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Bulker Captain, Chief Officer Fined for Giving False Details

Emilie Bulker

They gave false information after a crewman passed out due to lack of oxygen in the ship’s hold.

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Ghana Fines Ships for Sewage Pollution


The Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA) fines ships due to pollution from discharged wastewaters.

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Turkey Increases Fines for Sea Pollution

Vessel pollution fines in Turkish waters have significantly increased.

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DSME Faces USD 9.6 Mn Fine over Unlawful Subcontracting


DSME has been hit with a multi-million dollar fine for violating Korean laws on subcontracting.

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Navios Subsidiary Fined for Dumping Oily Waste at Sea

oily waste discharge

Court fines Navimax Corporation, a subsidiary of Navios Maritime Holdings Inc., for discharging oily waste at sea.

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P&O Cruises Captain Fined for Air Pollution


The Criminal Court of Marseille fined the captain of the cruise ship Azura and its owner Carnival Corporation & plc

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Carnival Faces Fine for Cruise Ship Pollution in France

Cruise ship

Carnival faces an EUR 100,000 fine in France after being accused of exceeding European air pollution limits.

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Two Hawaiian Fishing Firms Fined for Dumping Oily Waste

Two fishing firms have to pay civil penalties for discharging oily waste into the waters of Hawaii.

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Japanese Car Carriers Reveal Financial Impact of EC Fine

Japanese car carrier trio, K' Line, NYK and MOL, comment on Europen Commission's cartel fine.

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Four Car Carriers Hit with USD 486 Mn Cartel Fine

CSAV, "K" Line, MOL, NYK, and WWL-EUKOR involved in a car transport cartel, EC finds.

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Jurong Shipyard Fined for 2011 Fatal Accident

Jurong Shipyard hit with SGD 230,000 fine for the death of two workers in October 2011.

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Keppel to Pay USD 422 Mn in Fines to Resolve Bribery Case

Keppel Offshore & Marine (KOM) has agreed to pay a penalty of more than USD 422 million to resolve bribery charges.

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Transport Canada Fines Ferry for Violating Speed Limit

Transport Canada has issued a CAD 6,000 penalty to a vessel for non-compliance with a ship slowdown.

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Drunken Captain Fined in New Zealand

New Zealand has fined the captain of the 30,700 dwt containership Shansi NZD 3,000 (USD 2,200) for exceeding the ...

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Mexico Fines Shipping Firms for Antitrust Law Violation

Mexican antitrust authorities have fined seven shipping companies for a number of collusions which led to a rise in ...

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ST Marine's Former Employee Sentenced

The former Group Financial Controller and Senior Vice President (Finance) of Singapore-based ST Marine was ...

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China Fines Vessel for Violating Sulfur Cap Regulation

Maritime Safety Administrations (MSAs) in Chinese Hebei Province and Tianjin Municipality have fined a foreign ...

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China Punishes 14 Carriers for Not Reporting Freight Tariffs

China’s Ministry of Transport has fined 14 international container shipping companies because they either ...

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Toll Transport to Pay Record Fine over Stevedore's Death

Melbourne-based shipping operator Toll Transport was convicted and fined a record AUD 1 million (around USD ...

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Vessel Owners Fined for Port Orchard Oil Spill

The owners of a 69-foot wooden vessel that sank at a Port Orchard dock, Washington, and spilled oil into Sinclair ...

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Doorae Fined Again for Violating US Anti-Pollution Laws

South Korean maritime company Doorae Shipping Co. pleaded guilty for violating the Act to Prevent Pollution from ...

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