Ballast water management plan is implemented on board ships to reduce the harmful effects of ballast water. Find out everything you ever wanted to know about ballast water exchange and ballast water management plan.
Archives for October 2020
Mr. William A. O’Neil, Secretary-General Emeritus of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), has died in the United Kingdom, aged 93.
After traveling 14,810 km, CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent is home! Bravo Zulu to the Commanding Officer and crew for completing another very successful trip to the Arctic.
Authorities are still receiving appeals from the families of 36 Filipino seafarers who went missing almost two months ago when their ship capsized off Japan.
Long Xing 629, a fleet that has been alleged to have used forced labor to participate in illegal fishing, including shark finning has recently seen another one of their crew members die.
LR has launched a dedicated center of excellence to accelerate the safe, sustainable, and cost-effective decarbonization of world shipping in support of delivering greenhouse gas reduction targets.
On October 28, NYK took delivery of Sakura Leader, a pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) capable of navigating oceans with only LNG as the ship’s main fuel.
Bow thrusters are type of propellers, which are smaller in size and which help in better maneuverability of the ships at lower speeds. They are generally used for maneuvering the vessel near the coastal waters or while entering or leaving a port.
A new state-of-the-art Operational Centre to support the delivery of remote services to maritime customers has been launched in Hamburg, Germany, by the world’s leading classification society, DNV GL – Maritime