Maersk tanker to test wind propulsion tech

Maersk tanker to test wind propulsion tech

Norsepower Oy, Maersk Tankers, the Energy Technologies Institute (ETI), and Shell Shipping and Maritime will install and trial Flettner rotor sails onboard a Maer...

Metal Shark's new passenger vessel order

Metal Shark's new passenger vessel order

Metal Shark has won a contract for four 26.3-metre catamaran passenger ferries, destined for operation with Potomac Riverboat Company. Designer BMT worked ex...


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Disney orders seventh cruise ship

Disney orders seventh cruise ship

Bob Chapek, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, announced plans yesterday at the D23 Expo in Anaheim, USA, to add a seventh ship to Disney...

Ukraine pushes grain export infrastructure projects

Ukraine pushes grain export infrastructure projects

Raivis Veckagans, the head of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA), told delegates to the Grain Ukraine conference on July 7 that the government...

Consortium to deepen the Congo River

International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) and Dredging International have joined forces to cooperate on the further deepening of the Congo River. ...

Fincantieri launches latest cruise ship for Chinese market

Majestic Princess, the third Royal Princess-class unit built by Fincantieri for the shipowner Princess Cruises, a brand of the Carnival Group was delivered...

Ice-breaking LNG carrier ready to serve Yamal LNG project

Christophe de Margerie, the world’s first ice-breaking LNG tanker, has successfully berthed at the gas terminal at Sabetta Port in Russia, becoming...

Hyundai Heavy Industries to invest US$3.1 billion in R&D by 2021

Pentland Ferries orders replacement vessel

Spliethoff's six new-gen multipurpose vessels

Thirtieth anniversary of Herald of Free Enterprise capsize: Not much learnt

Shameless! WSF's sale of ancient Ro-Pax ferry

Norway's Stad ship tunnel to proceed

China's YDT International plans to build Philippine shipyard

Strong fleet growth to keep LNG shipping rates in check

New contracts for Nevsky Shipyard

2,800-passenger LNG fast ferry Megastar delivered

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Right-wing group a new player in Mediterranean Sea migration crisis

Right-wing group a new player in Mediterranean Sea migration crisis

C-Star ex Suunta. Photo: Cby-nd 3 0 The irregular migrant (IM) crisis in the Mediterranean, has seen, so far this year, the rescue of some 110,000...

Superyacht shadow support vessel almost finished

Superyacht shadow support vessel almost finished

On July 10, Damen launched its latest vessel New Frontiers, the latest in the shipbuilder's yacht support range. 

NYPD orders new response boat

US builder Vigor has begun construction of a fifth Response Boat - Medium C (RB-M C) for its long-time customer, the New York Police Department Harbor...

University of New England launches newbuild research landing craft

The University of New England Center for Excellence in the Marine Sciences has launched a new research vessel to meet academic and student research needs...

FEATURE: International cooperation saves lives in mid-Atlantic

Charlottetown Maritime search and rescue (SAR) has made great progress in recent years, with multi-agency co-operation, and excellent long range communications...

Blount Boats wins New York ferry order

Impressive freighter to TSHD conversion

Autonomous offshore support vessel prototype details released

Turkish Coast Guard Command accepts new S&R vessel

Aqualiner orders four waterbuses

New mega cutter Helios enters service

87 incidents of maritime piracy in first half of year

Barreras to build Ritz-Carlton's cruise ship series

Giant British aircraft carrier puts to sea

Ferry design comp winners to be announced in NYC

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Progress in achieving sustainable fisheries in the EU

The European Commission (EC) has launched its annual consultation on setting fishing opportunities for 2018, accompanied by a communication which, besides...

Treaty agreement casts tough net over illegal Pacific Ocean fishing

The Pacific's fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing has been further strengthened with Australia's ratification of the Niue Treaty...

Macduff Ship Design wins aquaculture vessel contract

Macduff Ship Design has a new contract for the design of a 23-metre work boat, designed as a support vessel for the aquaculture market. The contract...

US NOAA release report to Congress on global IUU

NOAA Fisheries has released its 2017 Biennial Report to Congress on illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing (IUU) practices around the world. The...

Gondan delivers live fish carrier

On December 7, Astilleros Gondan delivered the vessel ‘Martin Sæle’, the yard’s first live fish carrier.  After successfully completing...

Shallow-draught Yukon River tender

Fishing boat carrying dead thresher sharks seized in Cebu Province

Philippine authorities seize two tonnes of illegally-caught shark meat

New fish-harvesting vessel for DESS

Bycatch criteria for US imports introduced

River restoration boosts Maine’s fish ecosystem

Fishermen rescued after vessel fire

Live fish carrier launching at Gondan

European fisheries see stock improvement

Canada amends small fishing vessel inspection regulations