ShipSpotting.com
Login: Lost Password? SIGN UP
Ship Photo Search
Photo Search - Advanced Search

Latest shipping industry news

Shipping and maritime news
Welcome to our new news section. Here you will find out what's going on in the business. News is updated as it's released from thousands of media sources.
Quick search: Clear
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 >> >>|
News Headlines
Korean Register to drive LNG fuelled shipping in APEC region1 day 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 08:47
Korean Register (KR) - an IACS member classification society – announces that it is to work alongside the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat (APEC) to promote the use of LNG fuelled ships in the APEC region. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Shell Needs Five More Years In The Arctic1 day 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 08:43
Royal Dutch Shell wants the U.S. government to give it another five-year crack at drilling in the Arctic. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
RFA Argus arrives in Sierra Leone to aid fight against Ebola1 day 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 08:39
A British ship carrying aid, supplies and vehicles arrived in Ebola-hit Sierra Leone on Thursday. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Super-fishing boat declared a 'pirate ship'1 day 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 08:31
A shadowy Chinese super-fishing boat that changes flags and names routinely as it illegally plunders the South Pacific is to be declared a pirate ship by a Wellington based international control agency. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Stockholm 'sinking' oil spill ship safe1 day 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 08:15
After fears a ship carrying around 52 tonnes of oil could sink in Stockholm's archipelago, Sweden's Coast Guard said the vessel had been towed to safety. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
MV Asphalt Venture crew released after four years of captivity1 day 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 08:11
The Maritime Piracy Humanitarian Response Programme (MPHRP) has welcomed the news that seven Indian Seafarers who have been held hostage since their ship, the MV Asphalt Venture, was hijacked in the Somali Basin on 28 September 2010 have been released and are safe in Kenya. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Superyacht Bullies: When Crew Turn on Crew1 day 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 08:06
In a disturbing case recently given to OnboardOnline, a female crew member was allegedly repeatedly attacked by a senior male crew member over a period of months. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
CMA CGM continues its fleet’s energy and consumption optimizations by retrofitting 10 of its vesse1 day 5 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 07:51
The CMA CGM Group is pleased to announce 10 of its vessels’ bulbous bows are to be retrofitted in order to continue improving its fleet’s energy efficiency and reducing its environmental footprint. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
CSAV receives new containerships1 day 5 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 07:50
Containerships “Copiapó” and “Cautín” were christened on Wedensday in South Korea; they are the first of the seven new container vessels ordered by Compañía Sudamericana de Vapores (CSAV) which will enable it to increase its own fleet. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Social dialogue partners in the port sector ratify joint papers on women’s employment and trainin1 day 5 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 07:46
On 21 October, the European Sectoral Social Dialogue on Ports ratified two joint papers dealing with “Recommendations on Women’s Employment in the Port Sector” and “Training and Qualifications”. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Infographic: Panama Canal Expansion Facts and Figures1 day 5 hours ago
Added: Oct 31, 2014 07:41
The Panama Canal Expansion is the largest project at the Canal since its original construction. The project will create a new lane of traffic along the Canal through the construction of a new set of locks, doubling the waterway’s capacity. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Leading experts in border security, human trafficking control, immigration, contraband issues and bi1 day 22 hours ago
Added: Oct 30, 2014 14:32
SMi Group’s leading industry Border Security meeting will enter its 8th year and be held on the 18th and 19th of February 2015 in the Italian capital and base of NATO’s defense college, Rome. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
124 Oil Tankers to Join Global Fleet in 20142 days 3 hours ago
Added: Oct 30, 2014 09:14
Some 124 vessels are expected to enter the oil tanker trading fleet in 2014, while 60 tankers were forecast to be sold for demolition or conversion, according to the latest report by McQuilling Partners. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
IMB notes concern over small tanker attacks in SE Asia2 days 3 hours ago
Added: Oct 30, 2014 09:12
While pirate attacks on the world’s seas have fallen for the third consecutive year, small tanker hijacks by armed gangs are escalating in Southeast Asia, reveals the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Maritime Bureau (IMB) in its latest piracy report. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Panama Canal Expansion One Step Closer Thanks to Gate Transport aboard Crowley’s Heavy Lift Barge 2 days 3 hours ago
Added: Oct 30, 2014 09:09
Crowley Maritime Corp.’s heavy lift barge 455 4 successfully delivered the first in a series of new gates for the ongoing Panama Canal expansion. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Cooperation Agreement Achieved Between Fincantieri and Vittoria Shipyard2 days 3 hours ago
Added: Oct 30, 2014 08:56
During the 24th edition of Euronaval, the most prestigious event in the world for naval defense, Fincantieri, one of the major shipbuilding groups worldwide, and Vittoria Shipyard, located in Adria (Rovigo), specialized in naval vessels, and cargo ships up to 100 meters in length, signed a cooperation agreement. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Santos Brasil brings benefits from booming ports Brazil-wide2 days 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 30, 2014 08:52
So far, 2014 has been a stellar year for logistics services. We speak to New Economy Award winner Santos Brasil about the surge in trade. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Royal Caribbean International’s latest new ship enjoys UK agent showcase2 days 4 hours ago
Added: Oct 30, 2014 08:46
The world’s most technically advanced cruise ship has sailed into Southampton for the first time, ahead of a weekend of showcase events for UK and Irish travel agents. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Fire breaks out after container ships collide in Port Klang3 days 2 hours ago
Added: Oct 29, 2014 10:04
Two container ships brushed against each other Tuesday night, causing a fire to break out on board the vessels. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Maritime piracy is spreading and becoming more aggressive3 days 2 hours ago
Added: Oct 29, 2014 09:55
According to Marine Armor System, a specialist in automatic, non-lethal anti-piracy protection systems, maritime piracy is on the increase and it is more aggressive than ever. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 >> >>|

Copyright © 2014 All rights reserved View airplanes live at RadarBox24.com!