Shipping News
 

Maersk CEO forecasts ‘sharp’ rebound after COVID-19 peaks

Friday, 21 February 2020

A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S, the world’s largest container shipping company, is positioning itself for a strong rebound in two months, forecasting that...

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IMO urges no unnecessary delays to ships amid coronavirus

Friday, 21 February 2020

Following reports received regarding the impacts on the shipping industry of the Coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), the IMO issued guidance to Member...

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Oil rig worker isolated after presenting symptoms of coronavirus

Friday, 21 February 2020

A worker on the Tern Alpha platform, off Shetland, developed symptoms of the new coronavirus Covid-19. The worker had recently returned from holiday...

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Shipping faces potential $370 mil. blow due to Panama Canal charge

Friday, 21 February 2020

A new freshwater charge that was applied this month in order to help the Panama Canal address climate change, will eventually cost the shipping...

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Welsh lifesaving search and rescue teams receive share of £1 million

Friday, 21 February 2020

Welsh Secretary visited Ferryside rescue team to celebrate £40,000 funding boost. More than £70,000 will be provided to fund vital equipment for...

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LNG bunkering with hose bunker systems

Friday, 21 February 2020

The Society for Gas as Marine Fuel (SGMF) issued a report providing technical guidance and recommendations for the safe handling and operation of hose...

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Singapore’s 2019 Maritime Performance

Thursday, 20 February 2020

The Port of Singapore recorded strong growth in the past decade. In particular, container throughput in 2019 hit an all-time high of 37.2 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs), amidst challenging global economic conditions.

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WISTA Cyprus holds 7th AGM – Empowering women on top of the Association’s agenda

Friday, 24 January 2020

WISTA Cyprus held its 7th Annual General Meeting and elections, at Columbia Plaza Venue, Limassol.

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IAPH 2020 World Ports Sustainability Award candidates announced

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Candidates submitted to jury for scrutiny in six categories representing all five areas of interest of the World Ports Sustainability Program

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Katradis and Lloyd's Register work together for a safer world

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

KATRADIS Marine Ropes Industry SA announced that Lloyd’s Register independent inspection agency affirms that NIKA-Siri® UHMWPE ropes have been successfully and approved in accordance with MEG4 specifications and are in compliance with the requirements of OCIMF.

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Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers backs Transport Taskforce with anti-trafficking training

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers has celebrated 100 years today since the granting of its Royal Charter by unveiling plans for a training programme to help port workers and surveyors spot the signs of wildlife trafficking in the maritime supply chain.

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Hellenic Coast Guard - Donation

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

As part of the ENESEL Group’s ongoing commitment to driving positive social impact, this December we have through the Greek Shipowners’ Social Welfare Company Syn-Enosis (www.syn-enosis.gr)

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      Company News

ABS Awarded $2.1 Million for Safety Research

Thursday, 30 January 2020

ABS has been awarded more than $2.1 million for two projects focused on strengthening safety culture in the offshore oil and gas industry.

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Alfa Laval commits to achieving zero-emission vessels

Monday, 27 January 2020

Alfa Laval has joined the Getting to Zero Coalition, a coordinated effort to fight climate change by introducing zero-emission vessels by the year 2030.

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Carnival Corporation`s Nine Cruise Lines Earn Nearly 600 Awards for Great Vacations

Tuesday, 21 January 2020

Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) continued its long history of third-party recognitions for providing its over 12 million annual guests with extraordinary vacation experiences, earning nearly 600 awards and honors in 2019 across its nine global cruise line brands and leadership team.

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ABB presents recommendation for zero-emission marine technology to US Congress

Wednesday, 15 January 2020

ABB Marine & Ports delivered testimony in the US House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure about the future of marine technologies.

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Keppel O&M receives certification from Lloyd’s Register

Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M), in partnership with Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and the A*STAR (Agency for Science, Technology and Research) Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech) has been awarded the Lloyd’s Register (LR) Certification for its Laser Aided Additive Manufacturing (LAAM) system to produce offshore grade steel.

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Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. Joins Getting to Zero Coalition

Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: EGLE) (“Eagle Bulk” or the “Company”), one of the world’s largest owner-operators within the Supramax / Ultramax drybulk shipping segment, announced that it has joined the Getting to Zero Coalition (the “Coalition”), an alliance of 90+ companies within the maritime, energy, infrastructure, and finance sectors which are committed to the decarbonization of deep-sea shipping, in line with the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) greenhouse gas (“GHG”) emissions reduction strategy and the UNFCC Paris Agreement.

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      Safety News
 

23/02/2020 12:02

Ship captain and chief officer fined $17k after crewman passed out in cargo hold - New Zealand Herald
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23/02/2020 12:02

Successful summer for Coastguard safety initiative - The Bay's News First - SunLive
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23/02/2020 09:02

EU's final audit hangs over PH seafaring industry - Manila Bulletin
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23/02/2020 07:02

Maritime Safety Market Size 2020 – Industry Challenges, Key Vendors, Drivers, Trends and Forecast 2026 - Instant Tech News
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23/02/2020 06:02

How Radar for Merchant Ships Developed - The Maritime Executive
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23/02/2020 05:02

Better access to low-level dam - Chronicle
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      Security News
 

23/02/2020 09:02

Op Naga last year was a tremendous success - New Straits Times
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23/02/2020 07:02

Ranil Wickremesinghe's keynote address at The Huddle 2020 - The Hindu
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22/02/2020 06:02

What to expect from US President Donald Trump’s visit to India - WION
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21/02/2020 12:02

Piracy, A Threat To NNPC Operations -GMD – :::…The Tide News Online:::… - The Tide
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21/02/2020 09:02

Nine kidnapped in seventh attack off Cotonou in the space of just one month - - Splash 247
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21/02/2020 06:02

How to manage maritime security risks – new workshop piloted in Indonesia - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide
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      Enviroment News
 

23/02/2020 05:02

Plan to remove capsized ship in huge chunks might be jeopardy - NavyTimes.com
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23/02/2020 03:02

Judge questions plan to remove capsized ship in huge chunks - Chattanooga Times Free Press
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22/02/2020 12:02

Daily Briefing February 24 2020 - Lloyd's List
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22/02/2020 12:02

Across the Fence: Fish that Rocks the Future - The Suburban Times
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22/02/2020 12:02

Judge questions plan to remove capsized ship in huge chunks - Stars and Stripes
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22/02/2020 09:02

US Navy Hunts for $40B in Cost Cuts to Pay for Shipbuilding - The Maritime Executive
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      Events

4th Annual Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum

Tuesday, 25 February 2020

Limassol
Capital Link’s 4th Annual Cyprus Shipping Forum will take place on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 in Limassol at the Columbia Plaza. The Forum will take place under the Auspices of the Republic of Cyprus, the Cyprus Shipping Deputy Minister to the President, and with the leading sponsorship and cooperation of the Cyprus Union of Shipowners, the support of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber and several industry organizations. It will feature international and Cypriot industry leaders and will discuss the latest geopolitical, regulatory, industry and financial trends and developments. It will provide an update on critical industry topics such as compliance with low sulfur and decarbonization regulations, the impact of technology and access to capital, the outlook of the various shipping sectors, shipmanagment and more! It will also highlight the role and significance of Cyprus as a maritime, energy, logistical and financial hub. The Capital Link Cyprus Shipping Forum will present a unique opportunity to gain insight to the latest industry developments and network with top industry participants from Cyprus and abroad including ship owners, ship managers, financiers, investors, regulators, classification societies, insurers, ship brokers, charters, traders and more. The event will be open to the buy and sell side communities as well as the media. By attending, participants will gain a deeper understanding of the current state of the shipping and marine services industry, the subsequent effects on their investments, and a clear focus on the opportunities and challenges ahead.

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