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Danish Shipping Statistics May 201521 hours 29 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 08:35
Danish Shipowners' Association has published Danish Shipping Statistics May 2015. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Naming ceremony for Canada’s longest cable ferry21 hours 30 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 08:34
A naming ceremony for the world’s longest cable ferry crossing, which will be operated by the Canadian ferry company BC Ferries, was held at Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards in North Vancouver, this month. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Environmentalists Call On Greece to Curb Pollution from Ships21 hours 32 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 08:32
Several key environmental NGOs working on sustainable shipping have met with Greek and European policy makers to discuss concerns related to the shipping industry’s high emissions, marine pollution and poor shipbreaking practices, saying that Greece as one of the largest shipping nations has a particular responsibility to mitigate pollution caused by ships. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Unsafe container removal results in crew fatality21 hours 36 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 08:28
The UK MAIB has issued its Safety Digest including lessons learnt from maritime accidents. One case refers to a fatal accident during container removal. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Eurotunnel drops MyFerryLink crewing contract21 hours 54 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 08:10
A Eurotunnel representative blamed the company's decision on the attitude of the British Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
'Death ship' Sage Sagittarius inquest: two crew members 'likely to have met with foul play'22 hours 4 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 08:00
The chief cook was last seen, his hands still covered in spring roll mixture, standing on the bridge of a vessel now known as "the death ship". Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
First ‘Dragon’ class liquid gas transport vessel featuring Wärtsilä integrated systems and eng22 hours 17 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 07:47
The first in a series of 27,500 cbm ‘Dragon’ class vessels ordered by Evergas, a world renowned owner and operator of seaborne petrochemical and liquid gas transport vessels, hase been delivered from the Sinopacific Offshore & Engineering (SOE) shipyard in China yesteray. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
LR to class 3,600 teu container ships for Maersk Line – first boxships to be built at COSCO Zhoush22 hours 21 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 07:43
LR recently signed a significant contract with COSCO Zhoushan Shipyard in China for the classification of seven new 3,600 teu container ships. Owned by Maersk Line, the vessels will be built to Danish Flag and have a length of 200 meters and a breadth of 35.2 meters. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Solving the energy crisis in West Africa; crucial months ahead for the Power industry22 hours 46 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 07:18
The frequent power shortages currently happening in West Africa are causing a significant human and economic development slow-down and have forced ECOWAS’ Governments to initiate several measures to remedy the energy crisis. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Port Strike: 'Israel Loses By the Hour,' Says Official22 hours 48 minutes ago
Added: May 29, 2015 07:16
Port workers intend to continue with their wildcat strike, as Israel's main ports in Haifa and Ashdod remained closed on Thursday. The workers said they would remain off the job even if a court ordered them back to work. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Massive blaze on board ship containing 6,000 tonnes of fertiliser in the North Sea forces crew to ev1 day 21 hours ago
Added: May 28, 2015 08:23
A crew were forced to abandon a ship in the North Sea amid fears 6,000 tonnes of fertiliser on board could explode. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Captain and Crewman Die in Tugboat Sinking off Busan Port1 day 21 hours ago
Added: May 28, 2015 08:16
A 53-year-old captain and a crew member died when their tugboat sank near South Korea’s Busan Port, Yonhap News Agency reports. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
RS class: construction of a 60 MW icebreaker series1 day 21 hours ago
Added: May 28, 2015 08:14
Project 22220 series of nuclear-powered icebreakers is being built to the class of Russian Maritime Register of Shipping (RS). Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Interislander trials cleaner and more efficient fuel technology1 day 21 hours ago
Added: May 28, 2015 08:10
As part of KiwiRail’s commitment to greater sustainability the Interislander ferry Arahura is trialling Fuel Oil Emulsion (FOE) technology in one of the ship’s auxiliary engines. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
ETF urges European council to take up its responsibility in the Mediterranean migration and asylum c1 day 22 hours ago
Added: May 28, 2015 08:00
At its Executive Committee meeting in Brussels on 20-21 May 2015, the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) expressed its sorrow for the 800 people who died in the Mediterranean Sea on 19 April in the hope of finding a better or safer life in Europe. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Shen Neng 1 coal ship owners to face legal action1 day 22 hours ago
Added: May 28, 2015 07:55
The Federal Government will take to court the owners of the Shen Neng 1 coal ship that ran aground on Douglas Shoal near Gladstone in 2010 to recover the costs of the damage. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
VLGC rates to stay firm this year, falls seen in 2016 with jump in new ships2 days 21 hours ago
Added: May 27, 2015 09:03
Rates for very large gas carriers are expected to stay volatile and strong through 2015 even though up to 37 ships are slated for delivery this year, as a surge in long-haul US LPG exports and persistent congestion at Indian ports absorb the new vessels, ship brokers said. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Bahri orders 5 very large crude carriers 2 days 21 hours ago
Added: May 27, 2015 08:53
The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) announces that the company signed contracts with Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI) on Thursday evening, May 21, 2015 to build 5 very large crude carriers VLCCs with an option for additional 5 more VLCCs. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Iran, Oman discuss Yemen war, settle maritime borders2 days 21 hours ago
Added: May 27, 2015 08:29
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed how to advance Yemeni peace efforts with his Omani counterpart on Tuesday, Iranian media reported, on a visit to a country that has often played a conciliatory role in Gulf conflicts. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Hyundai Heavy Industries built its 2000th ship2 days 21 hours ago
Added: May 27, 2015 08:23
Hyundai Heavy Industries built its 2000th ship since its establishment in 1970. The South Korean shipyard completed the building and delivered the 2000th vessel to Diamond Offshore Drilling Services. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
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