Thursday, June 21, 2018

Bahri Signs USD 120 Million Deal to Buy 4 Bulk Carriers from Hyundai Mipo...

On August 25, Bahri Dry Bulk, a business unit of Bahri, entered into an agreement with Hyundai Mipo Dockyard, a member of Hyundai Heavy...

South Korean Shipyards Reel under Lack of Orders, Cut Costs

The South Korean Shipping industry has been dealt an intensive blow due to cancellations and a significant reduction in orders. The drop in oil...

Missing Soldiers Remains Recovered after USS John S McCain Collision with Tanker

After the collision of USS John S McCain with Alnic MC off the coast of Singapore, on August 21, the bodies of 10 sailors were...

First LNG Bunkering in the UK Successfully Completed by Flogas

For the first time in the UK, Associated British Ports (ABP) and UK's LNG provider Flogas partnered to bunker MV Ireland with liquefied natural...

Extensive Scope of Solutions for 6 + 6 New Container Feeder Ships by Wärtsilä

Today, the technology group Wärtsilä announced that they will supply an extensive range of products and solutions for six new 1160 TEU container feeder...

Search Called off for Missing Sailors after Collision of USS John S. McCain with...

After over 80 hours, the US Navy suspended concentrated search and rescue operations  for 10 missing sailors from the USS John S. McCain. However,...

Operations at Hong Kong Cease due to Typhoon Hato

On Wednesday, Typhoon Hato brought with it a heavy downpour and high winds, leading to a cease in operations at the port of Hong...

Safety Measures for Seafarers Take Centre Stage

According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), it is estimated that 90% of all international trade uses maritime transport. In the wake of recent events...

Pasha Hawaii Orders 2 LNG-fueled Containerships from Keppel AmFELS

Keppel AmFELS, a US-based subsidiary of Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), has received an order for two 2,525 TEU LNG-fueled containerships from Honolulu-based...

Deadly Collision Causes Bulker to be Detained in Iraq

At least four people died and seven are reported missing after a 48,200 DWT bunker, Royal Arsenal, collided with Iraqi diving support vessel Al...