Sunday, April 22, 2018

Chittagong Ship Recycling Yard Bags SOC from HKC

Chittagong-based recycling yard, PHP Family, has received a Statement of Compliance (SOC) with the Hong Kong Convention (HKC) for safe and environmentally sound ship...

Security Breach Leads to Increased Security at Port of Los Angeles

The Port of Los Angeles has announced increased security measures at the West Basin Container Terminal, the site of a security breach last week....

Turk Loydu to Survey, Certify Panama-Flagged Ships

Panama Maritime Authority (AMP) has authorised Turk Loydu to conduct survey and certification activities for Panama flagged ships. An authorisation ceremony, to mark the...

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...

Palau Welcomes the Future of Shipping Regulation

Port State Control could be about to change and move away from black, grey and white performance lists as pressure grows to concentrate more...

Brexit Imapct: European Shipowners Urge for Certainty on EU/UK Trade Framework

European shipowners highlighted some key issues regarding Brexit in a public hearing in the European Parliament’s Transport committee’s on Tuesday. European Community Shipowners' Associations (ECSA’s)...

The Maritime Industry’s Greatest Responsibility

While the maritime industry is one of the biggest industries in the world and has grown exponentially since its inception, it is crucial to...

Kongsberg Bags 1st DNV GL Cyber Security Approval

In an era when the shipping industry is undergoing a digital revolution, vessels have transformed into sophisticated hubs of connected systems and sensors, which...

Insurance to Shield Chinese and Asian Vessels in Conflict Zones

A marine insurance facility, 'Hong Kong China War Risk Syndicate' (HKCWRS), to protect Chinese and Asian ship owners from the risks of war and...

Improvised BWMS for Large Bulkers

Coldharbour Marine’s inert gas based ballast water management system has always targeted bigger ships. Now the company has launched a new version of its...