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
Tanker Freed from Hijackers off Indonesia, Nine Arrested1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 11, 2016 07:27
The Indonesian Navy has retrieved an oil tanker that had been hijacked by pirates off Borneo arresting nine suspects, all Indonesians, who are believed to had intended to steal and sell the ship’s oil. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Navig8 Chemical Tankers Stays in Black1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 11, 2016 07:22
Navig8 Chemical Tankers, a joint venture between the Navig8 Group and Oaktree Capital Management, reported its net income for the first quarter of 2016 at USD 10.4 million against a net income of USD 9.1 million for the three months ended December 31, 2015. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Safmarine Meru Recovery Plans Under Way1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 11, 2016 07:02
In an update this week, Maersk Line said that the damaged container vessel Safmarine Meru remains stable, and that a fire aboard is now under control. Plans are under way to take her in tow and bring her into port. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
LNG and Methanol Could Lead the Way to Shift to Biofuels?1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 11, 2016 06:55
LNG and methanol have been singled out as top alternative fuels for maritime transport in the report released by the EU Joint Research Centre (JRC) especially due to their capability to serve as transition fuels before making a major shift to biofuels. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
AIDAprima LNG Test Run Successful1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 10, 2016 06:55
The cruise ship AIDAprima has successfully completed a test run burning LNG in Hamburg port. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Maersk Line vessel in serious collision off Ningbo, China. All crew safe.1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 10, 2016 06:53
Last week, Maersk Line was contacted by “Safmarine Meru”, a Maersk Line owned container vessel. En route from Qingdao to Ningbo in China, the Safmarine Meru had collided with the “Northen Jasper, a German-owned container vessel. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
With Credit Tight, Tanker Orders Fall1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 10, 2016 06:50
In its latest report on the tanker fleet, Drewry notes a marked slowing trend, with only 34 vessels ordered in the first quarter, down by a factor of ten from 368 ordered in the same period last year. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Scanty Ordering Bodes Well for Tanker Shipping1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 10, 2016 06:39
Newbuilding orders of tanker ships have seen a sharp reduction, but the slowing trend needs to be sustained for the longer-term health of the market, according to the latest edition of the Tanker Forecaster, published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Man Adrift for Two Months Rescued by Bulker1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 06, 2016 13:45
Last week, a 29-year-old Colombian national arrived safely in Honolulu following a two-month ordeal at sea and a very lucky rescue by a merchant vessel. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
BIMCO: First Quarter without Boxship Orders since 20091 year 3 months ago
Added: May 06, 2016 12:54
The overcapacity in the container shipping sector seems to have finally struck a nerve as owners abstained from ordering new boxship capacity for the first time in years. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
NOL posts 1Q 2016 net loss of US$105 million amidst deteriorating freight rates environment1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 06, 2016 12:51
NOL Group today reported a 1Q 2016 net loss after tax of US$105 million. 1Q 2016 Core EBIT (Earnings before Interest, Taxes and Non-Recurring Items) was a loss of US$84 million. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Maersk welcomed back to Liverpool1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 06, 2016 12:44
Peel Ports celebrated the return of Maersk to the Port of Liverpool with a formal welcome reception for its feeder vessel, Antwerp. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Militants attack Chevron platform in Nigeria's oil-rich Niger Delta1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 06, 2016 07:29
Militants attacked a Chevron (CVX.N) platform in Nigeria's oil-rich Niger Delta region late this week, the U.S. energy company said on Thursday, amid growing fears of a revived militant campaign in the region. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Crowley Christens 3rd LNG-Ready Product Tanker1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 06, 2016 07:25
Florida-based shipping company Crowley Maritime Corporation christened on Thursday Louisiana, the latest of its four new Jones Act product tankers at the Port of New Orleans. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Panama Canal expansion exposes U.S. infrastructure, shipper woes1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 06, 2016 07:18
The $5.2 billion expansion of the Panama Canal was expected to make U.S. East Coast ports more competitive for cargo ships carrying televisions, tennis shoes and other products from Asia. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Oil & Gas Vietnam (OGAV) and Marine Vietnam Exhibition 2016 - The International Congregation during 1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 05, 2016 06:49
The Oil price slump has huge negative impact on the activities of the Oil and Gas industry around the world and Vietnam is no exception. The Oil & Gas companies have launched cost reduction policies such as job cuts, reduction of exploration activities….during the downturn. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
ICS Pushing for Balanced Update of York Antwerp Rules1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 05, 2016 06:35
At the Comité Maritime International (CMI) Conference, in New York this week, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) will be pressing to ensure that the... Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Recent Strength in Dry Bulk Shipping to be Short-Lived1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 05, 2016 06:32
Drewry forecasts dry bulk freight rates in 2016 will be, on average, lower than in 2015, as the medium-to-long term fundamentals for dry bulk shipping will remain challenging, according to the latest edition of the Dry Bulk Forecaster report published by global shipping consultancy Drewry. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Maersk Group Posts $200 Million Profit for Q11 year 3 months ago
Added: May 05, 2016 06:28
This week, the Maersk Group announced a profit of $214 million. The bottom line number reflects low oil prices and container rates, but the relatively strong result demonstrates that the firm is "competitive as ever," said CEO Nils Andersen. Read more
Source: Maritime Connector
Alphaliner: Third Alliance in the Making?1 year 3 months ago
Added: May 05, 2016 06:24
The eight container carriers left out of the two major alliances, the 2M and Ocean Alliance, could team up under a single arrangement that would represent a serious counterweight on the East-West corridors, according to Alphaliner. 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!