Following the pirating of an Indian registered cargo dhow on Saturday 1 April 2017, EU NAVFOR once again reiterates the need for vigilance to all ships transiting the piracy high risk area.
Archives for April 2017
In keeping with its long-standing efforts to develop, regulate, and enhance the maritime sector, DMCA recently launched the ‘Maritime Signage Design and Guidelines’ available in both Arabic and English.
The Indian cargo ship, which was hijacked by Somali pirates, with 11 crew members on board, has been moved to an undisclosed location until the ransom demands are met, according to Reuters.
An Indian cargo ship from Mandavi has been hijacked with 11 crew members onboard when it was on its way from Dubai to Yemen’s Al Mukala port.
A desperate search is underway for the 22 crew members of the South Korean cargo ship that had apparently sunk in the Atlantic Ocean off Uruguay over the weekend.
Skangas’ new LNG bunker vessel, Coralius, arrives in June 2017. Her main operation area will be from the Kiel Canal to mid Norway, including part of the North Sea.
ABS has granted a Certificate of GDA for an IMO Type B LNG fuel tank design developed by Hyundai Heavy Industries of South Korea.
Shell has signed an agreement with SCF Group to supply LNG to fuel the first Aframax crude oil tankers in the world to be powered by LNG.
The technology group Wärtsilä has agreed to supply globally operating tanker vessels managed by Minerva Marine Inc. with Aquarius BWMS.