In the run up to the International Day of the Seafarer on June 25, 2016, SRI has released a short hard-hitting film designed to raise awareness of the ever present risk of seafarers facing abandonment.
Ronaldo has spent more than half of his life at sea cooking for his mates, which he also calls his family. Know more about him in this video.
Watch the interview of Sitki who works at IMO as he talks about a day in life of a seafarer. Find out what it feels like to be a seafarer and what it takes to be one.
Iconic Ocean Liner, the Queen Mary 2 , the flagship of the Cunard shipping company receives the greatest modernization-program since the start of 2004.
Austal Limited is pleased to announce that Austal Australia has successfully launched Hull 392, a 70 metre offshore crew transfer vessel for Caspian Marine Services Limited (CMS) of Azerbaijan, at the company’s Henderson shipyard in Western Australia.
The video shows the loading process of large project cargo (crane) parts, using the onboard loading gear. It gives a good impression on the versatility of the single box shaped hold in combination with a full movable tweendeck and the unobstructed main deck area due to the forward deckhouse.
On 16 June the Baltic Shipyard in St Petersburg floated out the universal nuclear icebreaker Arktika (project 22220). Metal for the body of this, the world’s largest and most powerful icebreaker, was supplied by OJSC Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works (“MMK”).
Watch the launching of the first of six anchor handling vessels – Starfish Vessel from the slipway at Kleven Verft in Ulsteinvik, Norway.
This year, once again we are celebrating the Day of the Seafarer saying thank you to all those who make great sacrifices to bring us some of the things we need the most through shipping.