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Verifavia selected by five shipping firms to attain MRV compliance

France-based emissions verification company Verifavia Shipping has been contracted by five shipping companies to assess their firms' readiness for the European Commission's (EC)...

Verifavia selected by five shipping firms to attain MRV compliance

Fincantieri to build two cruise ships for Viking Ocean Cruises

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has entered into an agreement with Viking Ocean Cruises to build two more cruise...

Fincantieri to build two cruise ships for Viking Ocean Cruises

CMA CGM and Moeller-Maersk in talks to acquire NOL

France's CMA CGM and Denmark's AP Moeller-Maersk are engaged in separate talks to acquire Singapore-based container group Neptune Orient Lines...

CMA CGM and Moeller-Maersk in talks to acquire NOL

New study finds impact of EU on UK shipping industry

The UK Chamber of Shipping has published a new study that analyses the impact of the European Union (EU) on the UK's shipping...

New study finds impact of EU on UK shipping industry

TransAtlantic set to offload its container operation and ship management operations

Swedish Viking Supply Ships' subsidiary TransAtlantic has agreed to offload its container operation to Singapore-based X-Press...

TransAtlantic set to offload its container operation and ship management operations

Wessels Reederei to launch world's first dual-fuel container ship conversion

German shipping company Wessels Reederei has unveiled plans to convert one of its containerships to a liquefied natural gas (LNG)-capable propulsion system, marking the first of many...

Wessels Reederei to launch world's first dual-fuel container ship conversion

Transnet to launch major port infrastructure projects in South Africa

Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), a South African logistics firm, has revealed plans to launch port infrastructure projects at seven ports across the region over the next five...

Transnet to launch major port infrastructure projects in South Africa

DP World Australia, Tasports to develop new terminal at Port of Burnie

DP World Australia has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the state-owned Tasmanian Ports Corporation, Tasports, to jointly develop a $20m international container terminal at the...

DP World Australia, Tasports to develop new terminal at Port of Burnie

Environment assessment of Nicaragua canal project approved

The Government of Nicaragua has approved the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for the Nicaragua Interoceanic Grand Canal...

Environment assessment of Nicaragua canal project approved

BIMCO grants associate membership to MAST

The Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) has granted associate membership to maritime security provider MAST, recognising its commitment to internationally agreed regulatory...

BIMCO grants associate membership to MAST

Ashtead Technology to provide services for Blue Ocean Monitoring's underwater gliders

Blue Ocean Monitoring (BOM) has awarded an underwater glider contract to British industrial equipment Rental Company Ashtead Technology, as part of expanding its service offering...

Ashtead Technology to provide services for Blue Ocean Monitoring's underwater gliders

UK's Port of Felixstowe opens Berth 9 extension to enhance capacity

UK's largest container port, the Port of Felixstowe, has opened a new Berth 9 extension to enhance the capacity at the...

UK's Port of Felixstowe opens Berth 9 extension to enhance capacity

Netherlands' Multraship contracts Damen for two CRTs and ASD 3212 tug

Netherlands-based towage and salvage specialist Multraship's wholly owned subsidiary Novatug has awarded a contract to Damen Shipyards Group for the construction of two new Carrousel Rave Tugs...

Netherlands' Multraship contracts Damen for two CRTs and ASD 3212 tug

NTSB confirms finding wreckage of missing cargo ship El Faro

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has confirmed the US Navy's salvage team have found the wreckage of TOTE Maritime's missing cargo ship El Faro that disappeared near the...

NTSB confirms finding wreckage of missing cargo ship El Faro

First LNG-powered containership Isla Bella transits through Panama Canal

US shipping firm Totem Ocean Trailer Express (TOTE) owned Isla Bella, the world's first liquefied natural gas (LNG)-powered containership, successfully transited through the Panama Canal for...

First LNG-powered containership Isla Bella transits through Panama Canal

Crowley Maritime names new LNG ready product tanker

Crowley Maritime Corporation has christened the first of four new liquefied natural gas (LNG) ready product tankers at the Tampa Cruise...

Crowley Maritime names new LNG ready product tanker

Royal Caribbean contracts Meyer Werft to build fifth Quantum-class cruise ship

Royal Caribbean Cruises has awarded a contract to German shipbuilder Meyer Werft to build a fifth Quantum-class cruise...

Royal Caribbean contracts Meyer Werft to build fifth Quantum-class cruise ship

ABB to equip Carnival's new vessels with Azipod propulsion

Global travel and leisure company Carnival Corporation has awarded a contract to power and automation technology group ABB for the delivery of electrical power plants and propulsion systems...

ABB to equip Carnival's new vessels with Azipod propulsion

DMS Maritime selected as preferred bidder to build research and supply vessel in Australia

The Australian Government has selected DMS Maritime, a wholly owned subsidiary of Serco Australia, as the preferred bidder to build a new research and supply icebreaker vessel for the...

DMS Maritime selected as preferred bidder to build research and supply vessel in Australia

Piracy crackdown to have curbed attacks in Southeast Asia: IMB

A piracy crackdown has reduced serious attacks in Southeast Asia, International Maritime Bureau's Piracy Reporting Centre (IMB PRC) has revealed in its 2015...

Piracy crackdown to have curbed attacks in Southeast Asia: IMB

Greenpeace activists prevent coal ship from entering Port of Helsinki

Greenpeace activists have attempted to block Alppila, a bulk carrier transporting coal to Hanasaari coal power plant in central, from entering Port of Helsinki,...

Greenpeace activists prevent coal ship from entering Port of Helsinki