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  • 16 July 2019

    A passenger of a roll-on/roll-off vessel died after being medevaced off Cebu, Philippines, on July 10.

  • 2 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    The world’s first fast ferry for passengers and cargo has begun to take shape at the Armon de Gijón shipyard.

  • 17 February 2020

    A passenger who recently disembarked Westerdam in Cambodia tested positive for coronavirus in Malaysia.

  • 8 January 2018

    Deltamarin, part of AVIC Group, in collaboration with France’s GTT, performed a study on the use of membrane-type tanks on cargo and passenger vessels. 

  • 3 May 2006

    The world’s biggest cruise ship is set to depart from Southampton for an official naming ceremony in New York. The 160,000-tonne Freedom of the Seas arrived in the city on Saturday to prepare for its first passenger voyage. The vessel, which has more than 1,800 rooms for up to 4,375 passengers, is more than 1,112ft […]

  • 2 July 2009

    Several cases of the swine flu H1N1 were discovered on the cruise liner Emeral Princess when she called at Helsinki last Sunday – 13 crew members and one passenger were confirmed as having swine flu HIN! and were treated with Tamiflu. A total of 43 crew members and one passenger were placed in quarantine on […]

  • 4 July 2006

    A cruise liner is returning to Scotland after a second serious outbreak of sickness among passengers in less than a month. More than 100 people aboard the Fred Olsen liner Black Prince have been confined to their cabins after reporting ill with vomiting and diarrhoea. It is only three weeks since 136 cases of the […]

  • 18 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    There are no coronavirus cases on board AIDAmira, a cruise ship currently docked at the Port of Cape Town.

  • 28 February 2020

    Russian giant Gazprom said that the keel-laying for the country’s first passenger ship to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) was held at the Zelenodolsk shipyard. 

  • 29 July 2014

    The U.S. Coast Guard assisted in the rescue of five people after their 40-foot vessel caught fire near Petit Bois Island, Alabama, last Friday.   Watchstanders at Coast Guard Mobile, Alabama, received a distress call from the International Emergency Response Coordination Center reporting an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon alert in the vicinity of Petit […]

  • 16 March 2016

    Oil & Gas UK, a representative body for the UK’s oil and gas industry, has responded to the AAIB’s report into the Sumburgh offshore helicopter accident from 2013 by supporting the move to enhance the safety of offshore helicopter flights. To remind, in August 2013, an AS332 L2 Super Puma helicopter with sixteen passengers and two crew on […]

  • 4 February 2014

    Skangass will build a bunker station for LNG in Risavika, close to Stavanger in Norway. DSB (Norwegian Directorate for Civil Protection ) has approved the plans for a bunker station dedicated for Fjord Line’s cruise ferries. For the first time in Norway, ferries have the opportunity to bunker LNG while having passengers on board. “Skangass […]

  • 13 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    On April 6th 2012, “XUN LONG 6”, the 34m aluminium catamaran fast ferry built by Afai Southern for SHENZHEN XUNLONG SHIPPING CO.,LTD. was launched successfully. The leaders of the shipowner, CCS representatives and leaders from maritime department witnessed the launching ceremony. “XUN LONG 6” is the second one of 34m-series ferries co-designed and built by […]

  • 16 July 2013

    PIRIOU has developed its own range of Fast Passenger & Supply vessels (FPSVs), the results of its shipbuilding and ship maintenance experience gained in the shipyard in Nigeria. These new designs offer a series of particularly sought after characteristics: Improved lightship and loaded speeds with constant consumption Improved economy regime consumption Improved passenger comfort with a […]

  • 5 June 2013

    Alu Marine shipyard recently launched a new futuristic passenger boat for the city of Calais. The 20 meters long and 6 meters wide shuttle boat arrived at the city of Calais in North of France by exceptional convoy on May 29th. This new futuristic vessel with design inspired by the most advanced tramway projects, was designed […]

  • 26 February 2008

    A Holland America cruise ship returned Monday from a 10-day trip to Mexico with at least 104 passengers and six crew members who had suffered from a gastrointestinal illness. The passengers and crew members are believed to have come down with norovirus, which can produce nausea, vomiting and diarrhea and lasts about 24 to 48 […]

  • 4 March 2013

    Leading international classification society Bureau Veritas has classed the first passenger ferry built in Bangladesh for a Danish owner and operation in Danish waters. The 147-passenger Isefjord was built by Western Marine Shipyard Limited in Chittagong, Bangladesh and delivered to Danish operator Hundested Rorvig Faergefart A/S in February. The vessel meets all Danish Maritime Authority […]

  • 29 July 2014

    Coast Guard crews are assisting a disabled passenger vessel approximately 13 miles east of Nahant, Massachusetts.   Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Boston received notification at approximately 4:30 p.m., that the 83-foot passenger vessel Cetacea had a line entangled in its propeller and was disabled with 163 people aboard. The Coast Guard Cutter Tybee, Coast […]

  • 27 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    FSUE Rosmorport has just announced the results of the limited participation competition to select a general contractor that will build new international marine terminal in Pionersky, Kaliningrad Region. According to the company, the winner of the contract worth over $125 million is Bolwerk LLC. Overall the new sea terminal project includes, berth constructions works, coastal protection, protecting structures, […]

  • 20 August 2018

    A woman who fell from Norwegian Star cruise ship off Croatia on Saturday evening has been rescued.

  • 27 June 2011

      The new Marine Facade passenger terminal on Vasilyevsky Island in St. Petersburg is up and running. Russia has opened a new European portal with the completion of this new passenger terminal for cruise ships and ferries. Van Oord performed all the dredging work for the access canal and harbour basin. In 2005, the Russian […]

  • 16 January 2019
    Business & Finance, Ports & Logistics

    Peterson Offshore Passenger Terminal in the Netherlands has marked its 100th flight, which departed for the UK East Anglia One offshore wind project. The milestone flight, which took off on 3 January, is part of a contract that German helicopter operator Northern HeliCopter (NHV) secured for supporting the 714MW offshore wind farm. According to Peterson Terminal, […]