Patrol boat delivered to Norwegian Defence Force

Patrol boat delivered to Norwegian Defence Force

An Alusafe 1300 MkIII patrol boat from Ålesund-based Maritime Partner has been delivered to the Norwegian Defence Force.

Pilot confuses coal loader for runway at a port

Pilot confuses coal loader for runway at a port

The pilot of a Regional Express Saab 340 thought a coal loading and storage port in Newcastle was the local airport and began manoeuvring to land on it.

Largest construction vessel ready for action

Largest construction vessel ready for action

Allseas' ‘Pioneering Spirit’ will start its first job off Norway with an integrated dynamic positioning (DP) and maneuvering system based on Kongsberg Maritime te...


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Hyundai Heavy Industries restructure

Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), the world's largest shipbuilder, is set to integrate overlapping roles and responsibilities across HHI and its shipbuilding...

Indonesia slams China's claims in South China Sea

Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo has said China’s claim to the majority of the South China Sea has no legal basis under international law.

Wilson orders three bulk carriers

Chinese shipyard Wuxue Janda Shipbuilding has signed a contract with short sea operator Wilson to build three 2,600DWT bulk carriers.

GSF calls for rigorous monitoring KPI's for shipping alliances

The Global Shippers Forum (GSF) has called for a manageable but rigorous set of monitoring KPIs that can provide the required level of confidence to customers...

Shipping losses lowest for 10 years but importance of safe manning underlined

Shipping losses continued their long-term downward trend with 75 reported worldwide in 2014, making it the safest year in shipping for 10 years, according...

BW LPG announces delivery of 'Vermilion First'

Loophole for vessels to be broken up in India

Baltic Dry Index 30-year low attributed to ship owners' optimism

Hong Kong to require vessels to switch to clean fuel while at berth

AMSA coordinates rescue from burning Japanese vessel

BW LPG announces delivery of 'BW Gemini'

SSI identifies "signals of change" in shipping's future

Hyundai Heavy Industries new orders plummet

STX Dalian declares bankruptcy

Morgan Stanley Infrastructure to sell Montreal Gateway Terminals

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The Mission to Seafarers launches Hong Kong vessel

A new seagoing motor launch named ‘Dayspring’ has begun providing welfare services for seafarers out of the port of Hong Kong run by the Mission to...

Britoil launches the 'Britoil Energy'

Britoil launches the 'Britoil Energy'

Britoil's second Norwegian-built newbuild, the ‘Britoil Energy’, was launched successfully at PT. Britoil Offshore Indonesia, Britoil's own shipyard... releases Seahunter design

Netherlands-based, in a partnership between KD Workboats and Post Workboats, has unveiled its latest vessel design, the Seahunter.

Swire celebrates naming of 'Pacific Centurion' and 'Pacific Goldfinch'

Shipowner and operator Swire Pacific Offshore Operations celebrated the naming of two new vessels, ‘Pacific Centurion’, an Anchor Handling Tug Supply...

US Navy christens amphibious Transport Dock Ship 'John P. Murtha'

The US Navy is to christen its newest amphibious Transport Dock Ship the ‘John P. Murtha’.

India to receive icebreaker from Spain

Fourth LCU for Indian Navy launched at GRSE

Icebreaker 'Murmansk' launched at Arctech's Helsinki Shipyard

Shell's Arctic drilling project set to recieve government approval

Deep-sea submarine 'Cyclops' unveiled

Nine people arrested as one dies in Greek ferry blaze

Australian patrol boat gifted to Malaysia as it tackles piracy

Patrol boat delivered to Norwegian Defence Force

ASIS Bluebird boat launched

New owners for historic Australian maritime company

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Questions raised about "dolphin safe" labelling

A new paper published in Marine Mammal Science by NOAA’s Jay Barlow of the Marine Mammal and Turtle Division, Southwest Fisheries Science Centre indicates...

Calls for mandatory labelling of imported seafood in Australia

A recent Australian Senate enquiry has recommended that country of origin labelling for cooked seafood be introduced.

Government buyout of commercial fishermen questioned

Australia's South East Trawl Fishing Industry Association (SETFIA) has questioned whether a government ban on fishing in the Great Barrier Reef was...

Study to conserve genetic resources of tilapia

With world fish stocks dwindling tilapia farming is a global success story, with production tripling in the past two decades.

White House sets its sights on illegal fishers

The White House’s Presidential Task Force on illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing and seafood fraud, co-chaired by the Departments of Commerce...

Australian border protection officers board illegal fishing vessel

US Coast Guard disrupts illegal Mexican fishermen off Texas

New aquaculture leases granted for Australian state

"Supertrawlers" to be banned from Australian waters

Action taken against transgressing FCVs

NOAA issues Atlantic tuna management measures

Long-term development plan for fisheries in the Horn of Africa

Deep-sea fishing legislation met with mixed feelings

Fish farming improving East African nutrition

Russia to develop aquaculture near Arctic Circle