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.
Watch: First Official Trailer of Movie “Deepwater Horizon” – The Rig That Caused The Largest Oil Spill In U.S. Waters
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.