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  • 26 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    The image shows KOTUG Offshore’s tugs tow FPSO ‘PetroJarl 1’ to Damen Shiprepair Schiedam located in the Port of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The FPSO was assisted by the Rotortugs RT Magic, RT Spirit, RT Evolution and SD Salvor, KOTUG said. The FPSO reached Damen on Sunday, the 18th of January, 2015. The vessel will undergo […]

  • 8 September 2014

    An up-close view of Turkish-flagged cargo ship MV Ince Inebolu’s bow stuck on the rocks on the Greek island of Astypalaia. The ship was sailing from Yemen to Russia on Friday, September 5, when it ran aground. The ship was not carrying any cargo at the time of the accident. There was no pollution to […]

  • 26 November 2014

    The image shows the U.K. Navy’s HMS Atherstone which has spent the last two weeks working in close company with the ships and staff of the Japanese 51st Mine Division in the waters of the Gulf. The two Japanese ships Bungo and Yaeyama and their battle staff led by Captain Yoshida, had deployed to the Gulf […]

  • 28 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Port of Los Angeles posted this photo of one of NYK Line’s container ships undergoing a ship emissions capturing process carried out by Maritime Emissions Treatment System or METS. The METS is barge-mounted and positioned alongside the vessel by tugboat. A tall crane mounted on the barge reaches to the exhaust stacks of the diesel auxiliary […]

  • 8 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    Even the biggest ships like CMA CGM Marco Polo need some rest from a hard day’s work. The image shows CMA CGM’s giant containership enjoying the sunset view in Port Klang, Malaysia. [mappress] World Maritime News Staff, October 8, 2014; Image: CMA CGM Follow @worldmaritimene

  • 20 November 2014

    This impressive photo presents you with a major Italian seaport on the Mediterranean Sea, Port of Genoa, photographed from the air. Port of Genoa covers an area of about 700 hectares of land and 500 hectares on water, stretching for over 22 kilometres along the coastline, with 47 km of maritime ways and 30 km […]

  • 15 September 2014

    The US$18.5 billion Santos GLNG project in Australia is progressing well and it remains on track for first LNG in 2015. The 7.8 mtpa LNG project, located on Curtis Island off Gladstone, is a joint venture between Santos, Petronas, Total and Kogas. About 7.2 mtpa of the LNG which will be produced at the project’s two liquefaction trains […]

  • 2 December 2014

    We have selected a night time photograph of HMS St Albans during her recent visit to London for today’s image of the day. Royal Navy’s type-23 frigate arrived in the UK capital on Wednesday, November 26th. The Duke-class vessel passed under Tower Bridge at 5pm and spent her visit moored alongside HMS Belfast until next Tuesday. World […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Maersk Line has taken delivery of their 12th Triple-E vessel named Mogens Maersk. Maersk Line’s Chief Commercial Officer Stephen Schueler decided to memorialise the moment by snapping a few photos during the delivery ceremony at Busan Shipyard in South Korea. The Maersk Triple E class is a family of large, fuel-efficient container ships, designed as a successor […]

  • 1 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    A new nighttime experience will debut on Regal Princess in November, enabling guests to enjoy an outdoor nightclub under the stars. The new nightclub, Night Sky Lounge, will open for business when the ship begins her inaugural Caribbean season. The top-deck Retreat Pool will transform into the new Night Sky Lounge one night during each cruise, inviting […]

  • 5 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The image shows Le Boreal sailing through silence broken only by the cracking of icebergs, introducing the passengers to the landscapes of this radiant land called Iceland. Here, when the ice breaks up and the granite peaks shed their white mantle for a brief summer, a spellbinding world of bewitching power and beauty emerges.  The Reykjavik […]

  • 15 December 2014

    The guided-missile destroyer of the US Navy USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79) is shown moored pierside at Marathi NATO Pier Facility in Souda Bay, Greece on December 9th. Oscar Austin, homeported in Norfolk, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and […]

  • 17 October 2014

    The amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) is pictured here transiting the Suez Canal on October 2, 2014. Mesa Verde is part of the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet […]

  • 18 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    The image shows Princess Cruises’ MS Royal Princess steaming her way to the next adventure as the sunset-lit sky embraces the sea. The ship was built in 2013 by Fincantieri at their shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy.   [mappress] World Maritime News Staff, September 18, 2014; Image: Princess Cruises   Follow @worldmaritimene

  • 13 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Contrary to its ominous name, the MV Tiger seems quite placid in this photo taken at the Port of Savannah and posted by the ship’s owner, Wilh. Willhelmsen, as if adjusting to a bit slower pace of life the US South is known for. The LCTC (Large Car and Truck Carrier) MV Tiger is part of […]

  • 23 September 2014

    MV Paul R. Tregurtha is the current Queen of the Lakes, the largest ship operating on the Great Lakes. The 1000 ft Paul R .Tregurtha headed off course on Saturday and went aground in front of Bayfront Park in Duluth. The Tregurtha was pulled free by tugs after several hours sitting in the muck. [mappress] […]

  • 7 November 2014

    The US Navy’s Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194) conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). The image was taken on Thursday, November 6th while the ships were sailing the waters of the Pacific Ocean. World Maritime News Staff; Image: US Navy/Mass Communication Specialist Seaman […]

  • 24 October 2014

    This amazing photo of Maersk Deliverer, Maersk Drilling’s platform, was photographed from a helicopter in the South Atlantic Ocean. Maersk Drilling is a drilling rig operator based in Copenhagen, Denmark. It is a subsidiary of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, established in 1972. Maersk Drilling is one of the A.P. Moller – Maersk Group’s […]

  • 21 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    A huge crowd of local residents and visitors gathered along the harbor in in Bergen, Norway to enjoy the fireworks display celebrating Viking Star’s christening on May 17th. The Viking Star is the first ocean going cruise ship, owned by river cruise company Viking Cruises. The christening ceremony itself was a special treat for the […]

  • 9 September 2014
    Business & Finance

    Taming a giant is not an easy task, especially if the giant is a huge steel structure. Maersk’s containerships fall just within the steel giant category. It takes extremely tough ropes to hold them down.   [mappress] World Maritime News Staff, September 09, 2014; Image credit: Maersk Follow @worldmaritimene

  • 11 October 2016
    Technology

    This photograph of Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine was taken on the early Friday morning last week in Brest, France.

  • 9 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    On October 8, 2014, Coslprospector, the fourth semi-submersible drilling rig being built for China Oilfield Services Limited by CIMC Raffles, set off on sea trials helped by Yantai Harbor Pilotage and Beihai Resure Bureau. Coslprospector is 104.5 meters long, 70.5 meters wide, 37.55 meters high, with an operating depth of 1,500 meters, drilling depth of 7,600 meters, able […]