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Investment Plan for Europe: EUR 150 million to finance green shipping1 month 1 day ago
Added: Apr 23, 2017 12:08
The European Investment Bank and Dutch bank ABN Amro have sign an agreement to support investments for greening the European shipping fleet Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Ferry smashes through port wall after engine failure in dramatic clip1 month 1 day ago
Added: Apr 23, 2017 12:05
This shocking video footage shows an enormous ferry smash straight into a port wall. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Mariners Getting Just ÂŁ2.56 An Hour1 month 1 day ago
Added: Apr 23, 2017 11:57
Seafarers protested in Aberdeen on Friday against “disgraceful” poverty pay in the shipping industry, where some are paid as little as £2.56 an hour. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
18,000+ TEU Megaships: Will They Live Up to the Promise?1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 08:34
There are 56 container ships of 18,000 + TEU on order slated for delivery from April, 2017 till June, 2020. The mega boxships are intended predominantly to sail on the North Europe-Far East trade dominated by... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Rickmers Sells Entire Containership Fleet to Navios1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 08:27
Owner and operator of dry bulk and container vessels Navios Maritime Partners L.P. said it has reached an agreement to acquire Rickmers Maritime’s entire containership fleet. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Swift Acting Crews Reduce Asian Pirate Attacks1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 08:23
The number of piracy incidents in Asia has dropped in the first quarter this year, compared to the same period in 2016, and ReCAAP ISC praises the swift action of crews and... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Pushing passenger shipping boundaries1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 08:11
Norwegian companies are continuing to innovate in the design and technology of cruise ships and ferries to meet new demand and regulations Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Eight Tug Crewmembers Kidnapped Off Nigeria1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 08:06
This week, pirates boarded an unnamed "offshore tug" in the Gulf of Guinea and kidnapped eight crewmembers. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Singapore steps up LNG plans1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 07:34
Singapore is pushing ahead with plans to develop its role as a key regional LNG hub to complement the similar role that it already plays with the oil and tanker markets Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Cruise Line Ordered to Pay $40 Million for Illegal Dumping of Oil Contaminated Waste and Falsifying 1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 07:05
Princess Cruise Lines Ltd. (Princess) was sentenced to pay a $40 million penalty – the largest-ever for crimes involving deliberate vessel pollution – related to... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
DHT Holdings, Inc. announces delivery of first VLCC from BW Group1 month 4 days ago
Added: Apr 21, 2017 06:26
DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) ("DHT") announced this week that it has taken delivery of the DHT Utik, the first of the VLCCs acquired from BW Group Limited... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
INAMARINE 2017 Exhibition Aims to Strengthen the Indonesia Maritime Industry1 month 5 days ago
Added: Apr 20, 2017 06:50
Maritime sector currently takes an important role in the Indonesian economic, especially, with the development of the global maritime axis program, toll of the sea, security sea of ​​theft and smuggling to... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Nakilat Holds 21st Qatar Project Shipping Forum1 month 5 days ago
Added: Apr 20, 2017 06:44
Nakilat organised the 21st Qatar Project Shipping Forum (QPSF) in London from 18th– 19th April 2017. The bi-annual Forum gathered Nakilat’s joint venture partners, ship operators and charterers to discuss numerous matters concerning the... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Seaborne demand for Arabian Gulf crude exports down 14% in first quarter 2017 in VLCCs and Suezmaxes1 month 5 days ago
Added: Apr 20, 2017 06:38
In Q1 2017, over 2.5 trillion ton miles were completed by the global VLCC and Suezmax fleet. This was down 4.6% from the previous quarter with a reduction in VLCC work done being the... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
IMO MUST FULLY INVESTIGATE RETURN OF TIN IN SILICONE HULL COATINGS 1 month 5 days ago
Added: Apr 20, 2017 06:29
The re-emergence of organotin in marine hull coatings is of increasing concern, with academics and environmentalists calling on IMO to investigate the use of tin in silicone-based foul release systems and other... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Norwegian's Latest Cruise Ship Will Have a Race Track1 month 6 days ago
Added: Apr 19, 2017 07:33
Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Lines announced this weeki that its newbuild Norwegian Joy will feature a two-deck race track, with enough room to accommodate 10 electric go-karts at one time. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Wärtsilä to power world’s first LNG fuelled offshore construction vessel1 month 6 days ago
Added: Apr 19, 2017 07:12
The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the engines and other propulsion machinery for a new offshore construction vessel being built at the Cosco shipyard in China. The ship owner is... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Details Muddy Mega Container Ship Record Setting1 month 6 days ago
Added: Apr 19, 2017 06:49
Madrid Maersk has been hailed as the largest container ship in operation, stealing the title from MOL Triumph just days after she entered operation. Now, OOCL Hong Kong is next in line for the... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Bahri set to register 32 VLCCs and 5 mid-size carriers under Saudi flag by end of 20171 month 6 days ago
Added: Apr 18, 2017 13:11
Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, announces that the Public Transport Authority (PTA) has completed the registration of Amjad, a Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) owned and operated by Bahri, under the... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Taiwanese Shipyard Workers Killed in Welding Accident1 month 7 days ago
Added: Apr 18, 2017 07:07
This weekend, two shipyard workers at CSBC Corporation's Kaohsiung yard were killed in a welding accident while working on a semisubmersible heavy lift ship. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
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