There were a total of 227 ships broken in the third quarter of 2017. Of these, 124 ships ended up on beaches in South Asia for dirty and dangerous breaking.
Schulte Marine Concept (S.M.C), the project management arm of leading international maritime services company Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM), working together with Bernhard Schulte Cruise Services (BS Cruise), has won its first cruise ship contract with Portugal-based Mystic Cruises.
New Guidelines for the carriage of Charcoal and Carbon in containers have been published jointly by CINS (the Cargo Incident Notification System) and the International Group of P&I Clubs.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Federal Transport Authority (FTA) and the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have agreed to work together to tackle abandonment cases in UAE waters.
ERMA FIRST becomes the first full flow electrolysis BWTS vendor worldwide that received the USCG Type Approval on Wednesday the 18th of October 2017.
On Wednesday 18 October, the Panama Maritime Authority (AMP) held a kick-off ceremony for the construction of the new Amador Cruise Port.
The first Sustainability Congress was held on Tuesday 10 October with the launch of the fourth Sustainability Report which fully incorporates the 17 Sustainability Development Goals of the United Nations.
On Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 8.00 p.m., the cry of “cast off” went up for AIDAcara as she set out from Hamburg on AIDA Cruises’ very first world cruise.
A ground breaking event took place in Alexandria, Egypt (15-19 October) when 30 women from nine Arab countries officially launched The Arab Association for Women in the Maritime Sector (AWIMA).
d’Amico International Shipping (DIS), international leader in the transport of refined petroleum products and vegetable oils, listed on the STAR segment of the Milan Stock Exchange, launched the first three LR1 (long-range) vessels in its history, at the Hyundai Vinashin shipyard in Vietnam.
Transocean Ltd. announced today that the ultra-deepwater drillship Deepwater Invictus was awarded a two-year contract plus three one-year priced options with a subsidiary of BHP Billiton.
Viking Line has donated 40,000 euros to environmental efforts to protect the Baltic Sea. The donation, given to four different environmental organizations, comes from the sale of plastic carrier bags on board Viking Line’s vessels
Samsung Heavy Industries Co., Ltd.(“SHI”) won an order to build a LNG-FSRU(Floating Storage and Regasification Unit) for about KRW 250 billion.
Norwegian Cruise Line announced today the successful completion of the retrofitting of a new Exhaust Gas Cleaning system on two of its ships, Norwegian Sun and Norwegian Jade.
The keel laying ceremony for the sixth of eight ocean cruise ships Viking has ordered from Fincantieri, took place today at the shipyard in Ancona.
John Deere Power Systems is pleased to introduce the new 6090HFM85 and 6135HFM85 marine engines specifically designed for radiator-cooled marine gen-set and auxiliary applications.
OOCL is proud to receive top honors at this year’s Singapore Environmental Achievement Awards (SEAA) ceremony held at the Singapore Environment Council’s (SEC) Conference Day event on October 13, 2017.
Mitsui O.S.K Lines, Ltd. today announced that it conducted a tabletop drill based on an incident involving a car carrier managed by an MOL Group ship management company.
Global piracy continues to be a concern in the Gulf of Guinea, Southeast Asia and Venezuela, according to statistics released yesterday by the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Maritime Bureau (IMB).
The JIP focuses on the development of a new design and certification standard for equipment for pipeline and cable offshore operations,
Canadian Parliament is giving consideration to legislation that would have the effect of establishing a moratorium on the shipment of crude oil in the waters of Northern British Columbia.
Wärtsilä, through its joint venture company CWEC has been contracted to deliver 16 engines for four new LNG carrier vessels being built at the Hudong Zhonghua.
109 vessels representing a diverse array of marine industry customers have put their trust in the Alfa Laval PureSOx platform.
The new certificates will be released for RZ Carrier GmbH & Co. KG including Rickmers-Line GmbH & Co.