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  • 6 October 2006

    The Royal Navy has helped seize a haul of cocaine, with an estimated value of

  • 14 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    On Friday 10 January, EU Naval Force warship FGS Hessen gave assistance to a Yemeni Dhow that was adrift and suffering from technical problems off the coast of Yemen. FGS Hessen, who was conducting EU counter piracy patrols, was alerted by the Japanese Maritime Patrol and Reconaissance Aircraft (MPRA) that the dhow was drifting and […]

  • 20 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Project & Tenders

    Since mid-2013 Periplus Consultancy is working with the Port of Rotterdam on the Maasvlakte 2 project regarding the construction of the Princess Alexiahaven and therein situated temporary berth for the Allseas vessel Pieter Schelte. The preparatory work included designing 3D views, cross sections and volume calculations in order to realize the quays and basins. During […]

  • 20 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, Reservoir Control Center is operating local dams around the clock for flood risk reduction and the Emergency Operations Center is responding to a request for flood fight assistance in Snohomish County. The Snohomish flood team deployed to assist the French Slough Diking District to shore up the vulnerable […]

  • 1 February 2012

    Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group (ALCSG) assets responded to a distressed Iranian fishing dhow in the Arabian Gulf, Jan. 31. At 12:37 p.m. local time, an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter, assigned to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 and embarked on aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), spotted the disabled Iranian […]

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Mr. Jim Konopasek, president of Maritime Design, Inc. (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fl) since 1983 has recently completed and attained certification from the American Bureau of Shipping in the design and construction of LNG carriers at the ABS Shanghai, China office. Maritime Design, Inc. offers to assist Jones Act vessel owners and operators in conveying their […]

  • 8 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    A satellite-based Compliance Assistance Programme (CAP), developed by the Liberian Registry,  has helped ensure regulatory compliance and prevent detentions in some of the world’s most active Port State Control (PSC) areas, the registry said. The CAP tracks ships when they enter selected jurisdictions and allows the registry’s risk analysis team to perform detailed reviews of […]

  • 18 May 2010

    Norway is boosting the struggling shipyard industry, as the government is increasing funds available to its export credit guarantee program by NOK 10 billion. ”Shipyards and the related supply industry are still feeling the impact of the financial crisis and face large, serious challenges.”

  • 2 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Adm. Ayman Saleh, Chairman of Damietta Port Authority (DPA), received yesterday Dr. Abdelazeem Mohamed, Chairman of River Transport Authority, Egypt (RTA), together with a delegation from Deltares Institute, The Netherlands. The meeting was aimed to discuss possible ways of cooperation between the two sides. Adm. Saleh made a presentation about Damietta Port (DP), exploring available […]

  • 9 March 2007

    An army of volunteers has been brought in to help clean-up beaches littered with debris from a grounded container ship off the Devon coast. About 100 people were recruited in advance to assist in the first public-aided operation at Seaton Beach in east Devon.

  • 13 March 2015
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Time lapse radar imaging at FORCE shows flow features in western Minas Passage over tow tide cycles. The radar imaging could assist with marine operations and turbine placement. The images were created using FORCE’s marine radar system. This radar focuses on clutter rather then filtering it out. The birds-eye view of the western Minas Passage […]

  • 15 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    The point of contact arrangement of the Danish Maritime Authority ensures that shipowners quickly receive qualified assistance from the Danish Maritime Authority. According to this arrangement, each shipowner is connected to a permanent team of ship surveyors with in-depth knowledge about the company and its special needs. “This arrangement makes it easier to be a […]

  • 31 October 2019
    Business & Finance

    Wind propulsion systems can be installed on existing vessels saving 5-20% of fuel and emissions.

  • 26 September 2011
    Business & Finance

      Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. today announced that the company has received the 2011 Amver Assisted Rescue at Sea Award presented by Lloyd’s List, the newspaper covering the global shipping industry. The Amver Assisted Rescue at Sea Award praises seafarers for rescue activities demonstrating extraordinary courage and seamanship. This year’s award honors the MOL-owned woodchip […]

  • 18 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    New central schemes to support State Maritime Boards and the State Governments to combat oil spills, are nearing finalization. Stating this at the 15th Meeting of the Maritime State Development Council at Bengaluru recently, the Union Minister of Shipping Shri G.K. Vasan said that the Ministry will soon issue guidelines to streamline the process of […]

  • 3 April 2013

    On March 30th in the early morning just off the island of Masirah (Oman), the cargo bulk carrier ‘Atlantic Confidence’, Liberian flag, reported to have a fire in the engine room and requested assistance. Upon receiving the message, Admiral Antonio Natale, Commander of the NATO Task Force engaged in the fight against piracy off the […]

  • 18 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    OW Bunker, a supplier and trader of marine fuels and lubricants, has announced the appointment of Christoffer Pedersen as the new Assistant Manager for the trading division of the company’s Copenhagen operation. Christoffer Pedersen has significant experience of the bunkering industry, having worked for OW Bunker’s physical operation in Panama. Christoffer Pedersen’s primary focus will […]

  • 1 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    To enhance the operational efficiency of its fleet, China Shipping Container Lines Co., Ltd. (CSCL) has rolled out ECO-Assistant onto its entire fleet of eight 14,000TEU container vessels, following a successful test of the software on one of these vessels. Furthermore, an extra agreement was signed to expand the deployment of ECO-Assistant to another eight […]

  • 13 December 2011

    The Council of the European Union has agreed in principle a scheme to help countries in the Horn of Africa and western Indian Ocean to tackle piracy in the region at a date to be decided later, writes David Osler. According to a statement released yesterday, a mission will be mounted as part of the […]

  • 6 March 2013

      The Philippine Coast Guard announced yesterday that a Chinese-owned bulk carrier is currently dead on waters after it encountered engine trouble just southwest of Tubbataha Reef along the vicinity off Sulu Sea in Palawan. Commodore Enrico Efren Evangelista, Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Palawan district commander said that his office received an urgent call from […]

  • 28 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    The OPV ‘Tornado’, integrated into the European Union operation ‘Atalanta’ fighting piracy in the Indian Ocean, has assisted an Iranian dhow-type boat sailing adrift for lack of fuel and with scarce food. The Spanish Navy warship was patrolling the IRTC (Internationally Recommended Transit Corridor) in the Gulf of Aden providing protection to the merchant shipping […]

  • 20 April 2020
    IT & Software, Research & Development

    Engineering researchers have recently worked on a solution to bring wave energy one step closer to mainstream. The work involved a team from San Diego State University and Northwestern University in collaboration with Polytechnic University of Turin. They used the Comet supercomputer at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) and Bridges at the Pittsburgh Supercomputing […]