Ship owners have been aware of the detrimental effects of breaking ships, yet the ease with which existing environmental laws can be circumvented for the sake of the extra profit.
The very first full scale boarding test of the world’s largest lifeboat, PALFINGER MARINE’s new flagship for the cruise industry, landed the company a new world record.
After BDI had its seasonal weakness around the Chinese New Year in early February, stronger-than-expected demand came from across the board and lifted freight rates.
OP Notice to Shipping N-1-2017, “Vessel Requirements”, Section 29.a, requires that vessels complete the switch from heavy fuel oil to light fuel prior to arriving at Panama Canal waters.
USS Nimitz CSG 11 successfully completed its final pre-deployment assessment, COMPTUEX, April 21, marking the completion of its condensed IDTC for an upcoming deployment.
On 24th April, Director General of the DMA signs an agreement with Singapore and Norway on cooperation on digital certificates.
ABS, has provided a systematic approach to dropped object management and prevention, hence addresses the source of one of industry’s biggest safety risks.
Thun Tankers, part of the Gothia Tanker Alliance, has contracted four 17,500 dwt IMO II product/chemical tankers to be built at the Avic Dingheng Shipbuilding Ltd in China
Color Line plug-in hybrid vessel, to be built at Ulstein Verft, has been shortlisted for the Next Generation Ship Award.
The European Investment Bank and Dutch bank ABN Amro signed an agreement on 21st April, to support investments for greening the European shipping fleet.
Port of Los Angeles and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers have prepared a Draft EIS/EIR for the container terminal located at Berths 226-236 on Terminal Island at the Port of Los Angeles.
Norway has become the first country to become a Contracting State to a key compensation treaty covering the transport of HNS by ship.
Great Lakes Towing Company looks to ABS for compliance solutions with Subchapter M requirements.
Incat Crowther is pleased to announce contract with Legacy Marine Group of Port Elizabeth for the design of two new 18m Catamaran Dive Support Vessels to be built for Stapem Offshore.
Austal is pleased to announce the USN has accepted delivery of USNS Yuma during a ceremony held aboard the ship at Austal USA’s shipyard in Mobile, Alabama, USA.
In a major boost towards realising country’s ambitious inland waterways project, the World Bank has approved a $375 million loan for capacity augmentation of National Waterway-1.
EU NAVFOR’s Spanish flagship, ESPS Galicia, received a SOS distress call from the master of merchant ship, MT Costina, to say that his vessel was being attacked.
DP World has won three categories at the prestigious Golden Peacock Awards 2017, the annual business event organised by the Indian IOD.