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  • 27 April 2009

    The master of a ship failed to ensure the safety of three crewmen who died from a lack of oxygen in a compartment, Sheffield Crown Court has been told. Finlay MacFadyen, Robert O’Brien and Robert Ebertowski were working in an enclosed space on the Viking Islay ship off the Yorkshire coast in 2007. The men, […]

  • 19 March 2012
    Business & Finance

      The WOC and the Australian Association for Maritime Affairs (AAMA) are collaborating to ensure that ocean industries have the opportunity to provide input to “Rio + 20”– the decadal UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio de Janeiro, 20-22 June 2012) for which oceans are a thematic priority. The WOC/AAMA Workshop on “Oceans, Industry and […]

  • 1 February 2013

    The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority has reiterated the Authority’s readiness to partner with the Nigerian Navy to ensure safe navigation on the country’s territorial waters. Speaking during the courtesy visit of the Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Western Naval Command, Rear Admiral Ibok Ibas, the Managing Director of NPA, Mallam Habib Abdullahi informed the […]

  • 6 March 2014

    The Safety and Quality Management Department (QC) of Afai Southern is strengthening in-process inspection so as to ensure the overall construction quality. In several under construction projects, the Safety and Quality Management Department is implementing the following measures: strengthening the in-process inspection at superstructure’s assembly of ASA042 strict execution of AFAI Quality Standard on Shipbuilding, […]

  • 23 July 2012

    The Vicksburg District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is working to beat Mother Nature and keep low water levels from closing commercial navigation on the rivers in its 68,000 square mile area of responsibility. According to the National Weather Service this year’s drought is affecting nearly 61% of the country and is causing […]

  • 1 October 2012

    Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference brings you a series of columns in which prominent industry representatives share their views on key developments in the offshore oil, gas and energy markets. This edition, Michael Kahn, Managing Director Jumbo, calls for some re-design in the offshore wind turbine industry. Renewable energy is a growing market, especially in […]

  • 20 February 2014

    Innovation and technology are crucial to the long-term future of the offshore renewables industry in the East of England. And both came under the microscope of nearly 100 delegates at a conference in the OrbisEnergy Centre, Lowestoft, this week when experts highlighted opportunities and developments. “Innovation and technology are important for future growth and reliability […]

  • 8 June 2010

    The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) expressed alarm on Tuesday over the increasing incidents of engine breakdowns of passenger shipping vessels. Coast Guard Chief Admiral Wilfredo Tamayo said during the last two months, more that 15 engine breakdowns of shipping vessels mostly in the passenger category were reported and monitored by the PCG. The vessels involved […]

  • 18 March 2020

    The government support package would ensure the shipping industry can fight the coronavirus.

  • 1 October 2012

    Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference brings you a series of columns in which prominent industry representatives share their views on key developments in the offshore oil, gas and energy markets. This edition, Michael Kahn, Managing Director Jumbo, calls for some re-design in the offshore wind turbine industry. Renewable energy is a growing market, especially in […]

  • 21 February 2013
    Business & Finance

    The new LeaderSHIP 2020 strategy to increase the competitiveness of European maritime technology was presented by Vice President of the European Commission responsible for enterprise and industry policy Antonio Tajani, together with SEA Europe, the European Ships and Maritime Equipment Association. The new strategy is the result of a close co-operation between the industry, the […]

  • 21 August 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Lundin Norway has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) to drill two exploration wells, one with the Borgland Dolphin rig and the other one with the Island Innovator, in the North Sea and the Norwegian Sea, respectively.   The PSA granted Lundin the consent for drilling exploration well 16/1-25S, in production licence 338C […]

  • 10 August 2006

    THE number of cruise ship passengers arriving into the island between the first six months of this year has dropped by 17 per cent when compared to the same period in 2005. This comes despite the fact that the number of ships coming into the port has increased from 240 to 272, or 13.3 per […]

  • 9 October 2012

    A series of new European rules must ensure the safety of offshore oil and gas drilling operations following the adoption, with a large majority, of a Report by Ivo Belet Member of the European Parliament by the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy of the European Parliament. Ivo Belet said: “Europe has learned from the […]

  • 23 July 2010

    Mrs Juliana Azumah, Minister of Women and Children’s Affairs, on Thursday said government would collaborate with women groups to ensure their active participation in the shipping industry. Mrs Azumah gave the assurance at Tema during the inauguration of the Ghana branch of Women International Shipping and Trading Association (WISTA), an umbrella organisation of women in […]

  • 31 January 2019
    Business & Finance

     The Big River Coalition (BRC) recently published this very interesting video about the importance of navigation on the Mississippi River Ship Channel (MRSC). The coalition is committed to ensuring the future of the MRSC’s navigation as one of the nation’s fundamental natural resources and true economic powerhouse. The Mississippi River and Tributaries has an estimated […]

  • 1 February 2013

      The Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority has reiterated the Authority’s readiness to partner with the Nigerian Navy to ensure safe navigation on the country’s territorial waters. Speaking during the courtesy visit of the Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Western Naval Command, Rear Admiral Ibok Ibas, the Managing Director of NPA, Mallam Habib Abdullahi informed […]

  • 30 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    U.S. Senator David Vitter, top Republican on the Senate committee that oversees the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, said he is still extremely confident that the Morganza to the Gulf project will be in the final Water Resources Development Act (WRDA). Vitter is one of four top negotiators on the bill, which is currently being […]

  • 16 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Dublin Port Company to accelerate its investment plans to ensure sufficient port capacity in the future.

  • 12 May 2020
    Business & Finance

    Panama Canal has secured a steady draft for the upcoming period ensuring an operational level of water and transit reliability in the second half of 2020, the canal authority said in the latest update. The announcement is being made as the canal resorted to water-saving measures earlier this year after experiencing the fifth driest year […]

  • 13 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    After the UK Supreme Court dismissed the latest appeal against the subsidiary of the ill-fated marine fuel supplier OW Bunker, the industry-wide cooperation was urged to ensure fair play when contracting bunkers, according to the International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA). Namely, the Supreme Court ruled that the owner of the vessel Res Cogitans, the Greek company Product Shipping & Trading […]

  • 1 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    As port and other infrastructure developments gear up in Vietnam to handle a strongly-growing economy, foreign investment in the manufacture of construction products continues apace. In its first production base for infrastructure materials outside of Japan, Nippon Steel​ has set up a company for the manufacture of steel pipe piles used for wharf pilings, motorway […]