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  • 13 April 2017

    Euronav’s crude oil tanker M/T Alex ran aground on Wednesday, April 12th on a soft mud bottom while sailing between Borneo and Sumatra on its way to Ningbo, China. According to the ship’s managers, Euronav Ship Management, the 299,446 DWT vessel was laden when it got grounded. “No injuries or pollution have been reported while the vessel remains […]

  • 7 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    An ultra large container vessel (ULCV) owned by the UAE-based United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) has run aground off Port Klang, Malaysia, according to Marine Traffic data.  The 13,500 TEU UMM Salal is currently located in the Malacca Strait, the ship’s AIS data shows. The boxship, built by South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) in […]

  • 6 April 2017

    Prosafe, an operator of semi-sub accommodation rigs known as flotels, is still in dispute with Westcon over cost overruns related to Safe Scandinavia’s conversion from flotel to tender support vessel (TSV). In its 2016 annual report on Thursday, Prosafe said that the litigation process relating to the final costs of the conversion of the Safe Scandinavia […]

  • 9 March 2017

    U.S. Coast Guard crews have begun salvage efforts to salvage a ship which ran aground near the Cameron Jetties, offshore Louisiana. The Coast Guard said on Wednesday that the Vessel Traffic Service at Port Arthur overheard that the 120-foot offshore supply vessel Miss Lynda, had run aground. Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Lake Charles incident […]

  • 2 February 2017
    Business & Finance

    Cement carrier Ireland has become the first ship to be bunkered with liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the Elbe port of Brunsbüttel, Germany. The 7,300 dwt Ireland, owned by Norway’s KGJ Cement, was bunkered with LNG on January 28, 2017, according to Brunsbüttel Ports. The bunkering took place as a so-called truck-to-ship procedure, in which around 19 […]

  • 1 February 2017

    LNG-fueled cement carrier, Ireland, became the first vessel to bunker liquefied natural gas in the Elbe port of Brunsbüttel.

  • 5 December 2016
    Business & Finance

    The general cargo vessel Muros ran aground some 8 miles off the Norfolk Coast, near Happisburgh Sands, in the morning hours of December 3, according to UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency. Following the incident, the authorities informed that the integrity of the Spain-flagged vessel is sound and that there “is no need for concern but we […]

  • 2 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Ernst & Young (EY) has found that an average power and utility megaproject is delivered 35% over budget and two years behind schedule, with offshore wind and gas-powered generation projects suffering significantly less delays and cost overruns than water, hydropower, nuclear and coal projects. In its latest research on cost and schedule overruns on big infrastructure […]

  • 2 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Government of Canada has just announced a major investment in Small Craft Harbors Infrastructure in the Province of New Brunswick. With more than 76,000 Canadians employed in this sector, the Government is making investments that will continue to support the growth of this industry and provide economic opportunities for middle-class Canadians. The announcement was made […]

  • 17 August 2016

    All passengers and crewmembers from the 561-foot passenger/car ferry Caribbean Fantasy, which ignited earlier today, were safely disembarked from the ship and brought to San Juan’s Pier 6, according to the United States Coast Guard’s twitter account. The fire on board the ship started in the morning hours while the Panamanian-flagged ship was some 1 mile off the coast […]

  • 17 August 2016
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has experienced issues during drilling operations on the Skipper appraisal well, in the UK sector of the North Sea, that in turn extended the duration of the well by thirteen days. However, IOG has managed to retrieve oil from the well.  IOG, the 100% owner and operator of the Skipper well which lies […]

  • 8 August 2016

    The Transocean Winner semi-submersible drilling rig has run aground in the UK after having been struck by severe storms. According to a statement by the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA), overnight on Sunday, Stornoway Coastguard was in communication with the tug Alp Forward which encountered severe weather west of the Isle Of Lewis, Scotland during a […]

  • 5 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has been shortlisted for the ‘Blue Economy Business of the Year’ award at the European Commission’s Blue Economy Business Awards 2016.

  • 1 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced on Friday that Honeywell International Inc and Georgia Power Company have agreed to clean up the 760-acre saltwater marsh at the LCP Chemicals Superfund Site in Brunswick, Georgia. The settlement requires the companies to spend an estimated $28.6 million to remove and isolate contaminated […]

  • 27 July 2016

    The navigation through the Parana River, Argentina, was briefly obstructed as a Panama-flagged bulk carrier Amadeus ran aground in the area near the Campana Port in the early morning hours of July 26, according to Maritime Agency NABSA. At the time of the incident the 81,700 dwt vessel was heading up the river from Recalada. There were no reports of […]

  • 18 July 2016

    Fortis’ deal to supply liquefied natural gas to Hawaiian Electric Company for local power generation has hit a road block due to the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission’s dismissal of Hawaiian Electric’s merger with NextEra.

  • 27 June 2016

    Norway-flagged chemical tanker Champion Ebony, carrying around 14.2 million gallons of fuel, ran aground near Nunivak Island, Alaska, on June 24, the US Coast Guard said. The tanker’s crew managed to refloat the vessel and make way under its own power to deeper water briefly afterwards. There were 24 member aboard the 46,938 dwt vessel at […]

  • 24 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Port Saint John, in partnership with Opportunities NB, will hold the New Brunswick Tidal Power Summit to support local businesses in seizing the opportunities from tidal energy developments in the Bay of Fundy, Canada.

  • 29 April 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The provincial government of New Brunswick is offering to work with Saint John businesses to seize the tidal energy sector opportunities which arise from the city’s suitable location on the north shore of the Bay of Fundy.

  • 20 April 2016

    A 24-hour strike action at the German Brunsbüttel locks could cause some delays in vessel traffic during nighttime operations, German GAC agent Sartori & Berger told World Maritime News. The strike, organized by by German workers’ union ver.di, is scheduled to start at 6 am local time on April 21, and is expected to end on April 22. Regarding the daytime vessel […]

  • 8 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Of the 96GW of installed renewables capacity subsidized under Germany’s Renewable Energy Law, 34% was connected to E.ON networks at the end of 2015, the company informed. E.ON said its networks in Germany are home to a total of 32GW of renewables capacity, about as much as 100 large offshore wind farms. The most prevalent […]

  • 8 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Of the 96GW of installed renewables capacity subsidized under Germany’s Renewable Energy Law, 34% was connected to E.ON networks at the end of 2015, the company informed. E.ON said its networks in Germany are home to a total of 32GW of renewables capacity, about as much as 100 large offshore wind farms. The most prevalent […]

  • 25 February 2016

    Canadian trawler FV Saputi ran into trouble during fishing in the Davis Strait having struck sea ice on Sunday, February 21st. The stern trawler had consequently sprung a leak, and started taking on water into the ship’s cargo space that resulted in the ship’s listing. JRCC Halifax alerted Danish Arctic Command of the situation, saying that Saputi […]

  • 3 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Martens en Van Oord has won the contract for the construction of fifth lock chamber at Brunsbüttel, Germany, including the earthworks, dredging, coastal and bank protection works on the project. The customer, ARGE Neubau 5. Schleusenkammer Brunsbüttel, formed by three BAM operating companies, has final responsibility for the entire construction of the fifth lock chamber. “Our work will start […]

  • 27 January 2016

    Offshore installation vessel Sea Worker ran aground south of Denmark’s Hvide Sande on the night between 26 and 27 January while under tow to Esbjerg, A2SEA said in a statement.  Sea Worker got into trouble after a  tow line between the vessel and a tug boat broke, after which she started drifting towards the coast and ran aground […]