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  • 18 June 2014

    The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) is urging people to beware of a global scam offering overseas residents a Maritime Security Identification Card (MSIC) and Australian visas to gain jobs with cruise companies. Scammers have been targeting people in several countries via emails offering job opportunities with cruise line operating in Australia and a relevant […]

  • 16 September 2011

    The Ministry of Transport has clarified its stance on the alleged media report about a purported 34.8bn scam that was said to have rocked… BY JESSICA ODEMWINGIE (leadership) [mappress] Source: leadership, September 16, 2011

  • 21 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    ITIC sees reappearance of a scam whereby ship agents are being used to cover the movement of illegal migrants.

  • 12 September 2011

    Gujarat Congress has alleged another scam in the tendering process of desilting machine for Narmada canals. (dnaindia) [mappress] Source: dnaindia, September 12, 2011

  • 17 August 2007

    The Assets Recovery Agency has frozen the assets of three County Down fishermen as part of a crackdown on a fish quota scam. The agency obtained restraint orders against three men, including a father and son, from the Kilkeel area.

  • 28 September 2011
    Business & Finance

    Aberdeen offshore wind firm, SeaEnergy, has warned investors it has been targeted by a scam, after being alerted by shareholders.   (bbc) [mappress] Source: bbc, September 28, 2011

  • 23 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Specialist professional indemnity insurance provider ITIC has issued a warning to shipping and transport intermediaries about a scam currently being perpetrated whereby pre-funded port costs are being diverted to a fake bank account. ITIC said that in each case the party due to make the payment has received an email advising that the agent’s bank […]

  • 28 November 2017

    GSP Offshore has warned of a fake recruiter scam online using GSP’s identity to try and lure unsuspecting victims into paying a fee for non-existing jobs.

  • 8 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    There is an increasing number of recruitment frauds targeting people wanting to work in the cruise industry, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) cruise ship task force chair Johan Oyen has warned. Scammers are using different tactics to try and part seafarers and potential seafarers from their savings, according to Oyen. One of the most common is […]

  • 8 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    There is an increasing number of recruitment frauds targeting people wanting to work in the cruise industry, the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) cruise ship task force chair Johan Oyen has warned. Scammers are using different tactics to try and part seafarers and potential seafarers from their savings, according to Oyen. One of the most common is […]

  • 24 February 2012

    The CBI has registered an FIR at the CBI Special Court in Kochi against a naval officer and the Managing Director of a private dredging company in connection with the sand mining scam at Ezhimala Naval Academy. The case relates to the illegal selling of sand worth 1 .4 crore rupees dredged at the Naval […]

  • 27 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Shipowners are possibly facing new dangers from criminal gangs making spurious oil fraud claims. The ‘victims’/fraudsters try to extort money from owners by bringing action against them for failing to deliver cargoes of oil they allegedly own. Such scams were previously confined to West Africa but now appear to have spread to other countries, as […]

  • 29 November 2009

    The House of Representatives Committee on Marine Transport has begun a probe into the alleged installation of substandard navigational aids at the River Niger by one of the leading contractors handling its dredging… Source: NEXT, November 27, 2009

  • 11 September 2012

    The contractor that won the P 14-billion land reclamation project at the coastal areas of Las Pinas and Paranaque is not registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and has never submitted any financial statement to SEC, the Fisherfolk Alliance stated. Fernando Hicap, the Pamalakaya national chairperson and Anakpawis party list vice chair, said: […]

  • 15 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    United Mediterranean Shipping Co. denied claims of the company’s reported involvement in attempts at boarding vessels at the Port Said anchorage claiming to be acting on behalf of the Suez Canal Authority (SCA). Last week marine insurer Skuld cautioned masters, crew and vessels calling at Egyptian ports and transiting the Suez Canal of alleged attempts […]

  • 7 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Turnbull Government agency is seeking $10,800 fines for nine workers from the Alcoa ship MV Portland who were refusing to sail the ship to Singapore following the announcement on their replacement with a foreign and cheaper crew, Australian unions said. The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) and the Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) have […]

  • 26 April 2011

    South Boats Special Projects Ltd. announces the launch and commissioning of its 44th offshore wind farm crew transfer vessel, ‘MCS Zephyr’. The vessel is a South Catamaran 18m and is the first of a two boat order from Maritime Craft Services (Clyde) Ltd. to be delivered. ‘MCS Zephyr’ is the first vessel in the world […]

  • 16 February 2012
    Business & Finance

    South Boats Special Projects Ltd. announces the launch and commissioning of its 52nd offshore wind farm crew transfer vessel, ‘Abersoch Bay’ to Turbine Transfers Ltd. Designed as a technology demonstration vessel to ‘live test’ new solutions for the industry, ‘Abersoch Bay’ incorporates equipment that will be fitted as standard to the new range of South […]

  • 26 April 2011

    South Boats Special Projects Ltd. announces the launch and commissioning of its 44th offshore wind farm crew transfer vessel, ‘MCS Zephyr’. The vessel is a South Catamaran 18m and is the first of a two boat order from Maritime Craft Services (Clyde) Ltd. to be delivered. ‘MCS Zephyr’ is the first vessel in the world […]

  • 26 April 2011

      South Boats Special Projects Ltd. is pleased to announce the launch and commissioning of its 44th offshore wind farm crew transfer vessel, ‘MCS Zephyr’. The vessel is a South Catamaran 18m and is the first of a two boat order from Maritime Craft Services (Clyde) Ltd. to be delivered. ‘MCS Zephyr’ is the first […]

  • 16 February 2012

    South Boats Special Projects Ltd. launched and commissioned its 52nd offshore wind farm crew transfer vessel, ‘Abersoch Bay’ to Turbine Transfers Ltd. Designed as a technology demonstration vessel to ‘live test’ new solutions for the industry, ‘Abersoch Bay’ incorporates equipment that will be fitted as standard to the new range of South Boats vessels including […]

  • 4 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment

      SubC Control unveils new feature to its underwater imagery product range, the 1Cam HD-SDI camera. The 1Cam HD-SDI has all the great features as the original 1Cam, the only difference is the 1Cam HD-SDI outputs live 1080 60p over a single coax. This ultra high quality digital signal is easily transmitted over distances up […]