Thursday, July 19, 2018

Port emissions training for Argentina

IMO's work supporting countries to reduce emissions in ports has reached Argentina, the seventh country to benefit from a port emissions training package. Around...

Seaspan Shipyards Celebrate Start of Construction on Canada’s Joint Support Ships

On Friday, joined by representatives from industry and government, Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) celebrated the start of construction on the first Joint Support Ship (JSS)...

Halcyon Launches New Approach to Maritime Recruitment

International maritime recruitment specialist Halcyon has launched a new hybrid-executive search and recruitment service. Taking the essential elements of a headhunting approach, Halcyon's SearchLite...

Liebherr has won an order to deliver a heavy lift crane

Liebherr-MCCtec Rostock GmbH has been awarded a contract by the Oslo-based company Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) and China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) to deliver...

British Ports Association calls for border continuity ahead of Brexit White Paper

As the UK Cabinet prepares for an away day’ at Chequers this week, the British Ports Association (BPA) has urged Ministers to agree a proposal that...

Stena Bulk positions itself in crude oil

Over the last six months, Stena Bulk has expanded its fleet in the Sonangol Suezmax pool with the addition of six Suezmax tankers. The TC...

Tariffs Make World’s Biggest Shipping Company’s Life Even Tougher

A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S may struggle to make a profit this year after the U.S. and China descended into a trade war that promises to hurt...

Damen, Ampelmann and VEEM join forces in providing a single marine access solution

At the end of June, Damen Shipyards Group along with Ampelmann and VEEM hosted a Marine Access Event. Over two days, delegates from both...
Panos Kirnidis CEO Palau International Ship Registry

Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) appoints Verifavia to provide IMO DCS verification services to...

Palau International Ship Registry (PISR) has signed an agreement with VERIFAVIA (UK) LTD and VERIFAVIA SARL to act as independent verifiers and to conduct...

Wärtsilä signs a EUR 170 million scrubber deal

The year 2020 is approaching along with the Sulphur cap regulation of 0.5%, putting pressure on maritime agents to decrease emissions – and to...