Since its inauguration on August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal has revolutionized maritime traffic and world trade by reducing distances, times and costs in the transportation of goods.
Watch the launch of German shipbuilder Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG)’s second of the two 11,000 dwt Roll-on Roll-off (RoRo) ships for Siem Group.
Watch professional divers at the bottom of the Elbe in a diving bell under a pressure of up to 3 bar.
The steel jacket for Statoil’s Mariner platform on the UK Continental Shelf has now been placed on the field, approximately 150 kilometres east of Shetland.
Jones et al. show that Earth’s marine wilderness has been eroded by humanity, with 13.2% now remaining across all of the oceans.
A new short animated film shows how IMO has developed mandatory international regulations covering almost every aspect of shipping
70 years of helping international shipping become safer, more secure and develop a greener environmental footprint – that’s what IMO is celebrating in 2018, with a series of events and commemorative productions being released throughout the year.
On July 3rd, more than 30 people died from capsizing of a ferry near Indonesian South Sulawesi province. There were 189 passengers on board the KM Lestari Maju. 34 people died while 155 survived the incident.
History was made at the Ballard Locks as the Star Legend became the largest cruise ship to ever pass through the locks.