Gravity-fed self-unloaders are highly specialized vessels that can quickly and efficiently discharge dry bulk cargo without the assistance of shore-side equipment or personnel.
Checkout this mesmerising timelapse video taken in the time frame of 2 weeks while from a containers ship transiting from Pacific Ocean through Japan Sea then South China Sea.
This super-cool aerial video by yacht-transport shows the loading process in Le Marin Martinique of some super yachts utilising the float-on method of the Super Servant 4.
Carnival Corporation & plc, the world’s largest leisure travel company, officially welcomed its fleet’s newest ship into the family over the weekend with the christening of AIDAprima, now the flagship vessel for its German-based AIDA Cruises brand.
A brief video posted online shows a small boat colliding with a cargo ship in the Gulf Of Izmit. Watch the video here.
Watch this scary and shocking video of a ship pilot falling into the water while boarding a vessel.
Watch this raw video of a loaded barge sinking five nautical miles from Tiracol fort (India), while transporting a cargo of iron ore. There were no casualties.
Watch cruise ship AIDAprima arriving at her home port Hamburg in Germany. With a length of 300 meters and a width of 38 meters, the AIDAprima is the biggest cruise ship within the fleet of AIDA cruise line.
Two Russian warplanes flew simulated attack passes near a U.S. guided missile destroyer in the Baltic Sea on Tuesday, the U.S. military said, with one official describing them as one of the most aggressive interactions in recent memory.
It takes years of experience to master the art of mediterranean mooring of ships. Checkout this cool video to learn as to how mediterranean mooring is done perfectly.
Watch the sea trails of the world’s largest cruise ship – Harmony of the seas by Royal Caribbean.
DARPA’s Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel (ACTUV) program has designed, developed and constructed an entirely new class of ocean-going vessel—one intended to traverse thousands of kilometers over the open seas for months at a time, all without a single crew member aboard.
Crowley Maritime Corporation reached another critical milestone with the recent setting of the main engine onto El Coquí, the first of two new, Commitment Class ConRo (combination container and Roll/On-Roll/Off) ships that will be powered by liquefied natural gas for use in in the ocean cargo trade between Jacksonville and Puerto Rico.
The Taiwanese cargo ship S.S. Taipei ran aground off the coast of Taiwan recently broke apart and became stranded on a reef near Shihmen in New Taipei City, causing a massive oil slick.
Arctic sea ice appears to have reached a record low wintertime maximum extent for the second year in a row, according to scientists at the NASA-supported National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) and NASA.
Deepwater Horizon is an upcoming American disaster drama film directed by Peter Berg, written by Matthew Sand and Matthew Michael Carnahan, and stars Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich and Kate Hudson.
M.V. Ireland is the second (in a series of 2) dedicated cement carrier build for the joint venture JT cement, in which Erik Thun AB cooperates with KG Jebsen Cement from Norway.
Watch the exclusive time-lapse footage of the construction process of the world’s largest cruise ship Harmony of the Seas.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) completed delivery of the AIDAprima, the first of two large cruise ships being built for AIDA Cruises at MHI’s Nagasaki Shipyard & Machinery Works.
This is the second vessel from Kleven to Mr Graeme Hart, and as with the first vessel, Mr Hart and his family attended the launch seremony at the yard in Ulsteinvik, Norway. The first vessel, 107 m long Ulysses, was delivered from Kleven Verft in 2015, and is now on her first cruise in the Mediterranean.
At 346 meters long (1,138 feet long) and 41 meters wide (136 feet wide), this 167,800 gross ton Ovation Of The Seas is one of the largest ever to go through conveyance.
The largest infrastructure project since the waterway’s original construction, the Panama Canal Expansion Program consists of a new lane of traffic along the Canal through the construction of a new set of locks, increasing the waterway’s capacity.
Drones could cut time and costs for deliveries and inspections across the Maersk Group – but they must be reliable and absolutely safe. Maersk Tankers is testing delivery to vessels on drones that have been certified for explosive environments.
Watch this raw video of a tug boat being pushed under water by the cruise ship Norwegian Escape during its conveyance process.