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Singapore's MPA and MOFA Japan launch new programme to combat maritime piracy

Singapore's MPA and MOFA Japan launch new programme to combat maritime piracy

IUMI urges to enhance firefighting systems on board container ships

IUMI urges to enhance firefighting systems on board container ships

UK releases new cyber security guidance for shipping sector

UK releases new cyber security guidance for shipping sector

ReCAAP partners with OCIMF to fight ship piracy in Asia

ReCAAP partners with OCIMF to fight ship piracy in Asia

New IMB report finds 87 maritime piracy incidents in first half of 2017

A new report from the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) has revealed that a total of 87 incidents of maritime piracy were reported in the first six months of this...

New IMB report finds 87 maritime piracy incidents in first half of 2017

Inmarsat and IMSO launch project to improve maritime safety in Vanuatu

Inmarsat has partnered with the International Mobile Satellite Organisation (IMSO) to launchea pilot project that aims to promote and improve maritime safety in the Pacific archipelago of...

Inmarsat and IMSO launch project to improve maritime safety in Vanuatu

MAST's new risk map shows concern for increase in security threats to maritime industry

A newly released risk map from Maritime Asset Security and Training (MAST) has revealed that conflicts and tensions in the South China Sea and sub-Saharan Africa pose a real threat to the...

MAST's new risk map shows concern for increase in security threats to maritime industry

Fall in vigilance could see more piracy in Horn of Africa, says OBP report

A report from Oceans Beyond Piracy (OBP) has stated that declining vigilance by the shipping community and reductions in naval patrols could encourage pirates to increase their activities...

Fall in vigilance could see more piracy in Horn of Africa, says OBP report

EU Naval Force confirms hijacking of Indian cargo ship off the coast of Somalia

The European Union (EU) Naval Force has confirmed that an Indian cargo ship was captured by suspected Somali pirates on 1 April off the coast of...

EU Naval Force confirms hijacking of Indian cargo ship off the coast of Somalia

Somali pirates release oil tanker and crew without ransom

Somali pirates release oil tanker and crew without ransom

New insurance rules on crew abandonment come into force

New insurance rules have been introduced, aimed at reducing crew abandonment cases under the provision of Maritime Labour Convention 2006...

New insurance rules on crew abandonment come into force

Five killed in fire at shipbreaking yard in Gadani, Pakistan

Five killed in fire at shipbreaking yard in Gadani, Pakistan

EU extends counter-piracy initiative Operation Atalanta by two years

EU extends counter-piracy initiative Operation Atalanta by two years

Deals this week: Wärtsilä Yuchai Engine Company (WYEC), Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry

Wärtsilä Yuchai Engine Company (WYEC), the joint venture (JV) of Wärtsilä and Yuchai Marine Power (YCMP), has been contracted to supply two 16-cylinder Wärtsilä 32 engines for a new sand...

Deals this week: Wärtsilä Yuchai Engine Company (WYEC), Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry

Deals this week: Odfjell, Kongsberg Maritime

Odfjell has awarded China Shipbuilding Trading and Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) a construction contract for four chemical tankers incorporating stainless steel cargo...

Deals this week: Odfjell, Kongsberg Maritime

Deals this week: ZPMC, Rolls-Royce, CMA CGM Group

ZPMC has been awarded a new contract by APM Terminal to supply 12 remote-controlled ship-to-shore (STS) cranes for the latter’s MedPort Tangier facility being constructed at Tanger-Med II...

Deals this week: ZPMC, Rolls-Royce, CMA CGM Group

Deals this week: Odfjell Terminals (OTBV), CSPL SPV, Caterpillar Marine, Wärtsilä

Odfjell Terminals (OTBV), a joint venture (JV) between Odfjell (51%) and Lindsay Goldberg (49%), has reached an agreement to divest its 29.75% indirect stake in Oiltanking Odfjell Terminals &...

Deals this week: Odfjell Terminals (OTBV), CSPL SPV, Caterpillar Marine, Wärtsilä

Deals this week: DP World Australia, The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)

DP World Australia, part of DP World, has signed a $45m contract with Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Company (ZPMC) for four new super post-panamax container...

Deals this week: DP World Australia, The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)

Deals this week: Anaklia Development Consortium, Shell Western LNG, Siemens

The Government of Georgia has appointed Anaklia Development Consortium (ADC), a joint venture of TBC Holding, Conti International, Moffatt & Nichol and Maritime & Transport Business Solutions,...

Deals this week: Anaklia Development Consortium, Shell Western LNG, Siemens

Deals this week: Corvus Energy, Blue Water Shipping, Carnival

Corvus Energy, a company based in Canada, has signed a deal with Wärtsilä to supply a lithium ion-based energy storage system (ESS) for a hybrid ferry being built by...

Deals this week: Corvus Energy, Blue Water Shipping, Carnival

Deals this week: Navtor, Lonsdale Consortium

The European Union (EU) has shortlisted Norwegian-based, e-navigation technology and services provider Navtor as the maritime industry representative for its ENABLE project for three...

Deals this week: Navtor, Lonsdale Consortium