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Japan’s Mitsui tests new horseshoe-shaped windshield on its boxship

Japan's Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has commenced testing of a new horseshoe-shaped design energy efficient windshield...

Japan’s Mitsui tests new horseshoe-shaped windshield on its boxship

MHI postpones delivery of AIDA’s new cruise ship to December

Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has postponed the delivery of its first large sized next-generation cruise ship to Carnival's German-based cruise operator AIDA Cruises by three...

MHI postpones delivery of AIDA’s new cruise ship to December

Undisclosed European customer contracts Hyundai Mipo for two new RORO ships

South Korea-based shipbuilding company Hyundai Mipo Dockyard (HMD) has been contracted by an undisclosed European customer to build two roll-on / roll-off (RORO) ships, worth $186.5m....

Undisclosed European customer contracts Hyundai Mipo for two new RORO ships

Glosten completes acquisition of US firm Noise Control Engineering

Seattle-based naval architecture and marine engineering consultancy Glosten has acquired Noise Control Engineering (NCE) for an undisclosed sum....

Glosten completes acquisition of US firm Noise Control Engineering

All Coast names its new Class 250 liftboat as Great White

Louisiana-headquartered liftboat operator in the Gulf of Mexico All Coast has named its new 250ft leg liftboat as Great White....

All Coast names its new Class 250 liftboat as Great White

Nato CMRE to test new sensors for ocean characterisation

The Nato Centre for Maritime Research and Experimentation (CMRE) is set to start an oceanographic campaign, Glisten 15, in the Tyrrhenian Sea, north of Elba Island, Italy at the end of this...

Nato CMRE to test new sensors for ocean characterisation

Tianjin Port to cease handling vessels carrying hazardous substances

Tianjin Municipal Transport Commission has ordered Tianjin Port to cease handling tankers and container ships that are carrying hazardous substances, Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has...

Tianjin Port to cease handling vessels carrying hazardous substances

Canadian Government and Port Metro Vancouver to invest in shore power facilities

The Canadian Government and Port Metro Vancouver have agreed to provide $12m in funding for the installation of shore power facilities for container vessels at the port’s two container terminals....

Canadian Government and Port Metro Vancouver to invest in shore power facilities

KKR and Borealis Maritime’s JV acquires Commerzbank ships for $254.5m

KKR and Borealis Maritime joint venture (JV) Embarcadero Maritime III has acquired German-based Commerzbank subsidiary Hanseatic Ship Asset Management's (HSAM) ships for $254.5...

KKR and Borealis Maritime’s JV acquires Commerzbank ships for $254.5m

Carnival to build and operate new cruise terminal at Port of Barcelona

Global travel and leisure company Carnival Corporation has agreed to invest more than €30m to build and operate its second private cruise terminal at Port of Barcelona in Spain....

Carnival to build and operate new cruise terminal at Port of Barcelona

P&O Ferries's European Seaway rejoins service on English Channel

UK ferry operator P&O Ferries's European Seaway ship has rejoined service on the English Channel ten days ahead of schedule....

P&O Ferries's European Seaway rejoins service on English Channel

Attacks on small tankers continue in South East Asia, says IMB report

The hijacking of small coastal tankers by maritime pirates in the South East (SE) Asian waters is continuing to increase, averaging one attack every two weeks, a new report from the...

Attacks on small tankers continue in South East Asia, says IMB report

Singapore’s Keppel awarded $684m contract for Golar FLNG conversion

Singapore-based Keppel Shipyard Limited has been awarded a $684m contract by Golar LNG for the conversion of a Moss type liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier, the Gandria, into a Golar...

Singapore’s Keppel awarded $684m contract for Golar FLNG conversion

New MV Legionnaire ferry launched at Damen Shipyards in Romania

Canada's Newfoundland and Labrador Transportation and Works Minister David Brazil has launched a new ferry, the MV Legionnaire, at Damen Shipyards in...

New MV Legionnaire ferry launched at Damen Shipyards in Romania

BHP Billiton to buy new tugs and tug harbour for $240m

Anglo-Australian multinational mining company BHP Billiton has announced that it will spend $240m to buy new tugs and tug harbour, as part of efforts to expand its tug fleet at Port Hedland....

BHP Billiton to buy new tugs and tug harbour for $240m

Evac to equip Atlantic Mercy ship with its total waste management system

Global cleantech company Evac has been contracted to install its total waste management system on-board the Atlantic Mercy civilian hospital...

Evac to equip Atlantic Mercy ship with its total waste management system

DNV GL, HHI, GTT and GasLog develop next-generation LNG carrier concept

Classification society DNV GL and industry majors GTT, Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), and shipowner GasLog have completed the development of next-generation LNG carrier concept....

DNV GL, HHI, GTT and GasLog develop next-generation LNG carrier concept

Lloyd’s Register and Penn Oak Energy team-up to help LNG retrofits

Classification society Lloyd's Register (LR) North America and US-based LNG fuel solutions developer Penn Oak Energy Corp have partnered to help shipbuilders with liquid natural gas (LNG) retrofits. ...

Lloyd’s Register and Penn Oak Energy team-up to help LNG retrofits

Germany’s Lloyd Werft to deliver three new ocean cruise vessels for Crystal Cruises

Germany's Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven has been selected as a designated partner for US-based Crystal Cruises to deliver three new Exclusive Crystal-class ocean cruise vessels....

Germany’s Lloyd Werft to deliver three new ocean cruise vessels for Crystal Cruises

Kalmar to heighten three ship-to-shore cranes for DP World Antwerp

Cargotec company Kalmar has been contracted by DP World Antwerp Gateway to heighten the three ship-to-shore (STS) cranes to help accommodate larger vessels entering the...

Kalmar to heighten three ship-to-shore cranes for DP World Antwerp

Imtech Marine to supply propulsion system to Caledonian Maritime's hybrid ferry

Imtech Marine has been contracted to supply the electric and hybrid propulsion system for Scotland-based Caledonian Maritime Assets (CMAL) operated hybrid...

Imtech Marine to supply propulsion system to Caledonian Maritime's hybrid ferry