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IMO MUST FULLY INVESTIGATE RETURN OF TIN IN SILICONE HULL COATINGS 3 months 8 days ago
Added: Apr 20, 2017 06:29
The re-emergence of organotin in marine hull coatings is of increasing concern, with academics and environmentalists calling on IMO to investigate the use of tin in silicone-based foul release systems and other... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Norwegian's Latest Cruise Ship Will Have a Race Track3 months 9 days ago
Added: Apr 19, 2017 07:33
Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Lines announced this weeki that its newbuild Norwegian Joy will feature a two-deck race track, with enough room to accommodate 10 electric go-karts at one time. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Wärtsilä to power world’s first LNG fuelled offshore construction vessel3 months 9 days ago
Added: Apr 19, 2017 07:12
The technology group Wärtsilä is to supply the engines and other propulsion machinery for a new offshore construction vessel being built at the Cosco shipyard in China. The ship owner is... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Details Muddy Mega Container Ship Record Setting3 months 9 days ago
Added: Apr 19, 2017 06:49
Madrid Maersk has been hailed as the largest container ship in operation, stealing the title from MOL Triumph just days after she entered operation. Now, OOCL Hong Kong is next in line for the... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Bahri set to register 32 VLCCs and 5 mid-size carriers under Saudi flag by end of 20173 months 10 days ago
Added: Apr 18, 2017 13:11
Bahri, a global leader in transportation and logistics, announces that the Public Transport Authority (PTA) has completed the registration of Amjad, a Very Large Crude Carrier (VLCC) owned and operated by Bahri, under the... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Taiwanese Shipyard Workers Killed in Welding Accident3 months 10 days ago
Added: Apr 18, 2017 07:07
This weekend, two shipyard workers at CSBC Corporation's Kaohsiung yard were killed in a welding accident while working on a semisubmersible heavy lift ship. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Panamanian Tanker Attacked in Gulf of Aden3 months 10 days ago
Added: Apr 18, 2017 06:57
A Panamanian-flagged oil tanker Alheera was rescued by Chinese Navy from a pirate attack while underway in the Gulf of Aden. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Iran Boosts Gas-Output Capacity With New Projects at Giant Field3 months 10 days ago
Added: Apr 18, 2017 06:47
Iran, holder of the world’s biggest natural gas reserves, boosted output by inaugurating six projects at the giant South Pars offshore field. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference 2017 - date and location confirmed3 months 10 days ago
Added: Apr 18, 2017 06:27
The second annual The Maritime Tanker Conference will take place on Tuesday 24th October 2017 at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Dubai. The event is expected to attract over 150 top executives from across the regional tanker business, as well as global participants. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
CRUISE SEASON GETS UNDER WAY IN GOTHENBURG3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 09:01
The cruise season in Gothenburg will get under way over the Easter weekend. During the next few months, 60,000 tourists are expected to arrive by cruise ship to discover the sights of the city. There will... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
March volume up 29% at Port of L.A.3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 08:54
March cargo volumes jumped 29% at the Port of Los Angeles compared with the prior-year month. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
DSME to Take Back Part of Workers' Prior-Year Wages3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 08:51
This week, struggling Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) announced rare good news: it has secured $1.5 billion in sales over the year to date; it foresees a... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Search Winds Down for Stellar Daisy's Missing Crew3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 08:48
Two weeks after the sinking of the Stellar Daisy, the search effort for her 22 missing crewmembers is winding down, and several government assets and merchant vessels have returned to... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Straitsman first vessel certified under MLC3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 07:48
Cook Strait passenger ferry the Straitsman is the first New Zealand ship to be certified under the international Maritime Labour Convention (MLC). Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Rotterdam’s container throughput grows by 8.8% in first quarter3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 07:12
In the first quarter of 2017, 2.0% more goods passed through the Port of Rotterdam than in the same period last year. The growth in the container... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Very Large Crude Carrier Aground in Java Sea3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 06:45
A very large crude carrier belonging to Belgian tanker company Euronav ran aground this week while carrying a cargo of crude oil through the Java Sea, but the ship manager says the vessel is... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
How your ship has probably been Cyber Attacked already3 months 14 days ago
Added: Apr 14, 2017 06:25
You have been either hacked... or just didn’t know you have been hacked! Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Somali pirates flee hijacked Indian dhow, taking crew3 months 15 days ago
Added: Apr 13, 2017 07:03
Somali security forces rescued a hijacked Indian cargo dhow this week, but pirates took the 11-member crew with them when they fled to land, authorities said. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
World’s Largest Boxship Joins Maersk Line’s Fleet3 months 15 days ago
Added: Apr 13, 2017 06:50
Danish container shipping major Maersk Line has taken delivery of Madrid Maersk, a 20,568 TEU boxship, from South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), the shipping company told... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
MOL’s 20,000 TEU Behemoth Starts Plying the Oceans3 months 15 days ago
Added: Apr 13, 2017 06:42
MOL Triumph, the 20,170 TEU boxship owned by Japanese shipping company Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has been brought into service, the company said. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
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