Safety News
 

04/10/2017 04:10

LISTEN: Robben Island ferry 'operationally inadequate' - Independent Online
Independent OnlineLISTEN: Robben Island ferry 'operationally inadequate'Independent Online"This comes after today's briefing by the...

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04/10/2017 03:10

Empowering Maritime Women in East and Southern Africa - MarineLink
MarineLinkEmpowering Maritime Women in East and Southern AfricaMarineLinkUnder the theme "A Decade of empowering Maritime Women - What does the...

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04/10/2017 02:10

Robben Island ferry incident: Western Cape govt demands answers - News24
News24Robben Island ferry incident: Western Cape govt demands answersNews24Cape Town - The Western Cape government has demanded a report from the SA...

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04/10/2017 02:10

Robben Island ferry incident: Western Cape legislature demands answers - News24
News24Robben Island ferry incident: Western Cape legislature demands answersNews24Cape Town - The Western Cape Legislature has demanded a report from...

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03/10/2017 12:10

Parliament: Vessels in fatal collisions in Singapore waters were detected, and not deemed potential security threats - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Parliament: Vessels in fatal collisions in Singapore waters were detected, and not deemed potential security threatsHellenic Shipping News...

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03/10/2017 10:10

Kenya seeks German port's expertise on marine safety - Business Daily (press release) (blog)
Business Daily (press release) (blog)Kenya seeks German port's expertise on marine safetyBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)The section states:...

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      Security News
 

04/10/2017 12:10

Warship Spotlights Malaysia-Philippines Naval Exercise - The Diplomat
The DiplomatWarship Spotlights Malaysia-Philippines Naval ExerciseThe DiplomatThe departure of a Philippine warship, which is off to visit Brunei and...

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03/10/2017 07:10

Maritime Anti - Piracy Systems - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023) - Markets Insider
Maritime Anti - Piracy Systems - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023)Markets InsiderSome of the key factors influencing the market growth include...

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03/10/2017 07:10

Maritime Anti - Piracy Systems - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023 ... - Markets Insider
Maritime Anti - Piracy Systems - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023 ...Markets InsiderSome of the key factors influencing the market growth include...

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03/10/2017 07:10

Maritime Patrol Naval Vessels - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023) - PR Newswire (press release)
Maritime Patrol Naval Vessels - Global Market Outlook (2017-2023)PR Newswire (press release)... and healthy maritime security are some of the key...

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03/10/2017 01:10

DoD outlines 2017 defence priorities - defenceWeb
defenceWebDoD outlines 2017 defence prioritiesdefenceWebThe DoD emphasised the importance of border security and improvements that will be made in...

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03/10/2017 01:10

Maritime Anti – Piracy Systems (BAE Systems, A.ST.IM, ST Electronics, Sentient Vision system) Overview by Trend ... - MilTech
Maritime Anti – Piracy Systems (BAE Systems, A.ST.IM, ST Electronics, Sentient Vision system) Overview by Trend ...MilTechSome of the key factors...

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      Enviroment News
 

04/10/2017 08:10

Countries in South China Sea dispute should seek common ground ... - New Straits Times Online
New Straits Times OnlineCountries in South China Sea dispute should seek common ground ...New Straits Times OnlineKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has called on...

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04/10/2017 08:10

Countries in South China Sea dispute should seek common ground and avoid conflict - New Straits Times Online
New Straits Times OnlineCountries in South China Sea dispute should seek common ground and avoid conflictNew Straits Times OnlineDeputy Ministerof...

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04/10/2017 04:10

IMO Celebrates World Maritime Day Parallel Event In Panama - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
Hellenic Shipping News WorldwideIMO Celebrates World Maritime Day Parallel Event In PanamaHellenic Shipping News Worldwide“Precisely all the threats...

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04/10/2017 03:10

Maritime Cook Islands celebrates World Maritime Day 2017 - American Journal of Transportation
American Journal of TransportationMaritime Cook Islands celebrates World Maritime Day 2017American Journal of TransportationThe theme highlights the...

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04/10/2017 02:10

First Autonomous Containership Model Begins Tests - Port Technology International
Port Technology InternationalFirst Autonomous Containership Model Begins TestsPort Technology International"Green shipping is an area where...

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04/10/2017 02:10

Dubai Maritime City Authority briefs RTA on 'Sea Dubai' initiative, reviews latest maritime lines - Dubai Media Office (press release)
Dubai Media Office (press release)Dubai Maritime City Authority briefs RTA on 'Sea Dubai' initiative, reviews latest maritime linesDubai Media...

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      Company News

Wärtsilä HYTug Meets Environmental Demands for New Brazilian Port

Thursday, 18 January 2018

The technology group Wärtsilä has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Petrocity, the parent company of the new port facility being built in the Brazilian city of São Mateus-ES, to develop a harbour tug design.

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Oakland backs clean equipment grants

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Port of Oakland is promoting low-emission trucks and cargo-handling equipment grants in a bid to reduce pollution in the city.

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Ports of Auckland Sets Zero Emissions Goal

Thursday, 11 January 2018

Ports of Auckland plans to be a zero emissions port by 2040. As a first step, taken in December, the port's emissions were accurately measured.

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ABS Awards AIP for Innovative LNG Power Vessel

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

ABS granted Approval in Principle (AIP) to Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co., Ltd., for its LNG Power Vessel.

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Gothenburg rail use increase reduces emissions

Thursday, 04 January 2018

Increased rail freight and reduced road reliance at a new Port of Gothenburg terminal has helped reduce emissions.

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San Diego receives environmental award

Thursday, 04 January 2018

The Port of San Diego has received an award recognising its commitment to exploring alternative fuels, cutting petroleum use and emissions.

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      Shipping News
 

ESL Shipping issues sustainability report for 2017

Friday, 23 February 2018

“During last few years we have devoted a lot of time and resources to improve our human and technology standards, but we acknowledge we still are...

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Why Dynamic Position matters

Friday, 23 February 2018

Dynamic Positioning allows vessels to operate within feet of desired positions for prolonged periods of time. Despite it being a complex system, DP...

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Port of Antwerp wants to ensure its place in UK ahead of Brexit

Friday, 23 February 2018

The Port of Antwerp has decided to appoint a full-time representative in the UK, in order to keep in closer touch with the UK economic situation, as...

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First meeting of BPA’s Women in Maritime Taskforce held

Friday, 23 February 2018

The British Ports Association welcomed the first meeting of its new Women in Maritime Taskforce, established to address fairness, equality and...

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Port of Oslo to accommodate new environmentally friendly line

Friday, 23 February 2018

The Port of Oslo announced a new environmentally friendly line at the port. Namely, the shipping companies Viasea and Containerships has started a...

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Port of Hamburg to adapt to digital era

Friday, 23 February 2018

As the Port of Hamburg tries to enhance its services, it released its results for 2017 and informed that it will try to transform into a Port 4.0 in...

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AssArmatori: the newly founded Italian shipowners association

Thursday, 18 January 2018

A group of major Italian shipowners officially founded AssArmatori, the new Italian shipowners association that, for the first time in the Italian shipping history, does not only include Italian flag operators, but also foreign companies with prevalent interest in the Italian market, employing Italian seafarers workforce.

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Asian e-ferry connects to Cavotec electrical power

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Cavotec’s innovative charging technologies have connected Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power eliminating emissions and reducing operating costs for its owner.

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Shipping companies strengthen the fight against cyber criminals

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

During the last year, the majority of shipping companies has been exposed to cyber attacks and has intensified the fight against cyber crime.

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IACS Council Focuses on Quality Operations, Transparency and Ongoing Modernisation

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) has focused on Quality issues at its biannual meeting held in London this week.

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Arctic Oil in Norway: Right to a healthy environment acknowledged

Monday, 15 January 2018

In the case brought against the Norwegian Government by Greenpeace Norway, Nature and Youth and the Grandparents Climate Campaign for granting new oil licenses to drill in the Arctic, the Oslo District Court has reached a decision today.

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Entries open for 30th edition of Seatrade Awards

Monday, 15 January 2018

Entries are now invited for the 30th edition of the Seatrade Awards – the longest running and most respected awards of its kind – which take place on 29 June 2018 at The Landmark London hotel and will be attended by more than 300 of the maritime industry’s most powerful influencers.

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      Events

12th Annual Invest in International Shipping Forum

Monday, 12 March 2018

New York, USA
The 12th Annual Invest in International Shipping Forum is known for its large attendance by investors, owners and financiers. It is a meeting place for C-level Executives from the industry and the finance and investment communities involved with shipping. Held in New York City every year, the Forum examines the macroeconomic issues that are shaping and transforming the international shipping markets today. The Forum provides a comprehensive review and outlook of the various shipping markets, made more relevant by the release of companies’ annual results. In addition, it discusses topics of critical relevance to the industry such as restructuring and consolidation, the various channels and methods of raising capital as well as the impact of new technologies and trading routes. The Forum is organized in in partnership with Citi and in cooperation with NASDAQ and the New York Stock Exchange.

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