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Norway’s Navtor and Nautic form shipping navigational data business

Norwegian e-navigation specialist Navtor and Sweden's Nautic have teamed up to establish a joint business offering a complete navigational data package to the international shipping...

Norway’s Navtor and Nautic form shipping navigational data business

Swedish Maritime Administration contracts Protacon for icebreaker upgrades

The Swedish Maritime Administration has placed a major order with Finland-based Protacon to upgrade two Atle-class icebreakers, Atle and...

Swedish Maritime Administration contracts Protacon for icebreaker upgrades

Iranian authorities release US-flagged Maersk Tigris container ship

The Iranian Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) has released the seized Marshall Islands-flagged cargo vessel Maersk...

Iranian authorities release US-flagged Maersk Tigris container ship

Port of Rotterdam and LBC Tank Terminals build new jetty

The Port of Rotterdam has signed a long-term agreement with independent storage company LBC Tank Terminals for the construction of a new jetty at the latter's terminal in Botlek-Rotterdam,...

Port of Rotterdam and LBC Tank Terminals build new jetty

Inmarsat offers entertainment services to workers at sea

Mobile satellite communications services provider Inmarsat has launched its latest service Fleet Media, which offers entertainment for travellers at...

Inmarsat offers entertainment services to workers at sea

Stranded Hoegh Osaka cargo ship successfully refloated

The Hoegh Osaka cargo ship has been refloated and towed to holding position, after it became stranded in the Solent since 3 January when it beached on a...

Stranded Hoegh Osaka cargo ship successfully refloated

Accenture launches Ports Center of Excellence for terminal operators in Hong Kong

Technology services specialist Accenture's Ports Center of Excellence facility for terminal operators has been launched in Hong Kong to help provide technology implementation expertise...

Accenture launches Ports Center of Excellence for terminal operators in Hong Kong

Scandlines awards navigations retrofit contract to L-3 SAM Electronics

German-Danish ferry company Scandlines has awarded a contract to L-3 SAM Electronics and its Danish subsidiary L-3 Lyngsø Marine to retrofit navigation facilities aboard four double-ended...

Scandlines awards navigations retrofit contract to L-3 SAM Electronics

Norwegian engineer develops wind and gas powered freighter

Norwegian engineer Terje Lade has developed a new wind and gas-powered cargo vessel that integrates software made by Fraunhofer...

Norwegian engineer develops wind and gas powered freighter

Royal IHC acquires Netherlands’ SAS Offshore

Royal IHC (IHC) has acquired Netherlands-based deck equipment designer and manufacturer SAS Offshore in an effort to bolster its presence as a supplier of reliable integrated offshore systems...

Royal IHC acquires Netherlands’ SAS Offshore

ABS approves design of KC-1 LNG cargo containment system

ABS has granted extended general design approval for the new membrane-type KC-1 LNG cargo containment system (CCS), which will be installed on new-build LNG carriers currently on order for...

ABS approves design of KC-1 LNG cargo containment system

CargoFlexX wins dry bulk-handling systems contract from Gulf of Mexico

Dutch firm CargoFlexX has received a contract from the Gulf of Mexico for the delivery of FlexXVac dry bulk-handling...

CargoFlexX wins dry bulk-handling systems contract from Gulf of Mexico

WesPac and Pivotal to fuel TOTE’s dual-fuel containerships

WesPac Midstream and AGL Resources' wholly owned subsidiary Pivotal LNG have signed an agreement to provide liquefied natural gas (LNG) to fuel TOTE's two new dual-fuel Marlin-class...

WesPac and Pivotal to fuel TOTE’s dual-fuel containerships

VARD subsidiary Seaonics to supply equipment for polar research vessel

Through its subsidiary Seaonics, Vard Holdings Limited (VARD) has been awarded a contract to deliver equipment for a polar research...

VARD subsidiary Seaonics to supply equipment for polar research vessel

Sunken cargo ship Cemfjord's debris found on seabed

Debris from the sunken cargo ship Cemfjord has been found on the seabed off Scotland by a sonar-mounted search...

Sunken cargo ship Cemfjord's debris found on seabed

Wärtsilä to power Jiangsu Haihong’s cutter dredger vessel

Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply its engines to power the 5,200kW cutter dredger vessel, which is being built for China's Jiangsu Haihong Construction Engineering...

Wärtsilä to power Jiangsu Haihong’s cutter dredger vessel

Keppel finalises $705m second Golar LNG carrier conversion deal

Keppel Offshore & Marine's (O&M) subsidiary Keppel Shipyard has finalised a $705m deal with Golar Gimi to convert a second Moss liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier, the GIMI, into a...

Keppel finalises $705m second Golar LNG carrier conversion deal

Search suspended for missing crew of sunken cargo carrier Cemfjord

UK Marine and Coastguard Agency has suspended the search for eight missing crew members who were onboard the cement carrier Cemfjord when it sunk in the Pentland Firth,...

Search suspended for missing crew of sunken cargo carrier Cemfjord

MacGregor to provide deck equipment package for Intership’s new vessels

Cargotec subsidiary MacGregor has received a comprehensive deck equipment contract from China's New Times Shipyard for installation on Cyprus-based Intership Navigation's three new...

MacGregor to provide deck equipment package for Intership’s new vessels

Construction begins on Sovcomflot’s ice-breaking vessel

Finland-based Arctech Helsinki Shipyard has started construction of Russian maritime shipping company Sovcomflot's new ice-breaking, multi-purpose supply vessel with a steel cutting ceremony...

Construction begins on Sovcomflot’s ice-breaking vessel

Corvus to deliver lithium polymer batteries for Fannefjord LNG hybrid ferry

Canadian marine battery manufacturer Corvus Energy and Germany's Siemens have been awarded a contract to install an energy storage system (ESS) on Fannefjord LNG hybrid ferry operated by...

Corvus to deliver lithium polymer batteries for Fannefjord LNG hybrid ferry