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
BDI Reaches New High in 20161 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 08, 2016 06:43
As the dry bulk market is currently experiencing a slight recovery, the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) jumped by 13 points and reached 500 points on April 6, marking the highest level so far in 2016. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Offshore Mariculture Conference Day One Roundup1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 07, 2016 12:54
Conference Chairman, Alessandro Lovatelli, Aquaculture Office for the Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) opened the 2016 Offshore Mariculture Conference (OMC), which is taking place in Barcelona from 6-7 April, to more than 110 delegates from across the world. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
AAPA: American Ports Will Invest $150B By 20201 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 07, 2016 07:19
In an announcement this week, the American Association of Port Authorities suggested that its member ports intend to spend over $150 billion in combined infrastructure investments by 2020 - contrasted with a "best-case" government investment in port-related freight infrastructure of only $25 billion over the same period. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
BIMCO, GIIGNL issue Voyage Charter for LNG Trade1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 07, 2016 07:12
BIMCO and the International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers (GIIGNL) have today jointly issued the first definitive voyage charter party – LNGVOY - designed for the expanding LNG spot market. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
MSC Cruises orders another four ships from French yard1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 07, 2016 06:52
French shipyard STX has secured an order for up to four more ships from MSC Cruises, in a 3.6 billion-euro ($4.1 billion) deal announced this week. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Norway Says "Yes" to Unmanned Wellheads1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 07, 2016 06:42
The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has announced that it takes a positive view of unmanned wellhead platforms as an alternative development concept to subsea developments. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Indonesia Blows Up 23 Foreign Fishing Vessels1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 06, 2016 07:04
Indonesia's Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry, in cooperation with the Navy and the National Police, blew up and sank 23 foreign fishing vessels caught operating illegally in Indonesian territorial waters. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
DryShips Sells Three Vessels and Ocean Rig Shares To Reduce Debt Burden1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 06, 2016 06:59
DryShips, which owns dry bulk carriers and offshore support vessels, announced that it sold three of its vessels along with the associated bank debt to entities controlled by the company’s Chairman and CEO George Economou. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Panama Canal Announces Second Draft Restriction1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 06, 2016 06:51
The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) has issued a second draft restriction to take effect at the end of April, which will reduce the maximum tropical freshwater draft of transiting vessels to 38.5 feet, down from the standard 39.5 feet. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
With New Ships Coming, Carnival Hires Thousands1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 06, 2016 06:45
In an announcement, cruise line conglomerate Carnival highlighted some of the thousands of crew positions it is seeking to fill as it brings ever more newbuilds into its fleet – welcome news to mariners as other sectors of the industry contract. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Scorpio Bulkers Scraps Deal for New Kamsarmax Bulker1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 05, 2016 07:07
NYSE-listed dry bulk owner and operator Scorpio Bulkers has reached an agreement to decrease its newbuilding orders by cancelling a shipbuilding contract for a Kamsarmax bulk carrier. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Iran Set on Injecting USD 2.5 Bn in Tanker Fleet1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 05, 2016 07:01
Iran is seeking an investment worth USD 2.5 billion to upgrade its oil tanker fleet as it gears up to restore pre-sanction shipping links. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Container Weighing Survey Update Reveals True State Of Implementation1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 05, 2016 06:49
The second round of FONASBA’s survey on the status of implementation of the amendments to SOLAS VI.2 shows that with just three months to go before the 1st July deadline, the situation varies widely across more than 50 countries represented in FONASBA membership. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Study: Fuel Costs Drive Fleet's Efficiency1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 05, 2016 06:39
A new study by consultants CE Delft for the Clean Shipping Coalition, published in time for the IMO's Marine Environmental Protection Committee meeting (MEPC 69) in mid-April, finds that market forces – in particular the price of fuel – are the most significant driver of vessel design efficiency for the global fleet, and that recent regulations have had relatively little impact. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
COSCOCS Closes Deal for 10 VLOCs at SWS1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 04, 2016 07:07
China’s newly established shipping major, China COSCO Shipping Corporation (COSCOCS) has signed a contract with China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) in Shanghai that will see the construction of ten 400,000-tonne VLOCs. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Carnival Corporation Finalizes Contracts with Fincantieri to Build Five New Cruise Ships1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 04, 2016 07:02
Carnival Corporation & plc, the world's largest leisure travel company, announced that it has finalized contracts with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri S.p.A. to build five new cruise ships as part of a memorandum of agreement announced in 2015. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
PLA’s £7million boat does the trick after storm damage closes pier temporarily1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 04, 2016 06:58
A busy London pier that was shut briefly after Storm Katie struck was reopened thanks to a new tidal Thames superboat. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Rena Wreck Declared Hazard-Free1 year 0 months ago
Added: Apr 04, 2016 06:30
The Director of Maritime NZ has withdrawn two statutory notices relating to the wreck of the Rena, issued after the vessel grounded on the Astrolabe Reef on October 5, 2011 spilling over 300 tons of oil into the Bay of Plenty. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Launch of Fleet Xpress marks start of new era that sees ‘smart’ ship operations become a reality1 year 1 month ago
Added: Apr 01, 2016 07:56
Inmarsat, the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications, launched Fleet Xpress; the first globally available, high-speed broadband solution for maritime and offshore operators available from a single communications provider. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
BSM launches new lay-up and green recycling services1 year 1 month ago
Added: Apr 01, 2016 07:53
Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) is expanding its ship management services by now offering – Lay-up and Green Recycling services. 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 © 2017 All rights reserved View airplanes live at RadarBox24.com!