On Friday, January 27, 2017 at 22:15UTC – LPG tanker BW Maple was leaving the Indian port of Ennore when she collided with the in bound chemical tanker Dawn Kanchipuram.
Archives for January 2017
Kidnapped by Somali pirates, Jakir Hossain was tortured and afraid until he was freed three years and seven months later. He was lucky to survive.
CLIA has released the Cruise Travel Report a revealing look at the attitudes, behaviors and travel preferences of cruisers and non-cruisers.
Sailors’ Society is launching a crisis response network to help victims of trauma at sea in Asia, as kidnappings at sea reach their highest levels in 10 years.
Four new 3300 TEU container vessels being built for CMA CGM will feature Wärtsilä BWMS.
The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority has launched a program for marine vessels operating in the Port of Vancouver, aimed at addressing concerns about underwater vessel noise affecting at-risk marine life.
COSCO SHIPPING Ports signed a memorandum of understanding (“MOU”) with CMA Terminals Holding in Shanghai. The two parties have agreed to seek cooperation in ports worldwide and preference will be given to ports that the Ocean Alliance calls.
Flood defences at ABP Port of Immingham are due to receive an investment boost of around £5 million which will increase the port’s resilience to flooding in the future.
On Wednesday, January 25, General Dynamics NASSCO, began construction on a fifth ship for the U.S. Navy’s ESD/ESB program.