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  • 27 February 2014

    Ports boast 24/7 activity. Countless companies, people, containers and vessels pass through ports daily, which raises the question: how do you ensure the security within and around a port? Maritime by Holland Magazine has secured the answers to this question. Ever since 9/11 new rules and regulations were introduced to safeguard ports and vessels worldwide. […]

  • 27 May 2020
    Research & Development

    Korean Register (KR) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with compatriot Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI) to conduct a joint study on “Ship Cyber Security Network Construction and Design Safety Evaluation” at the Marine Engineering Research Center of SHI. Under the MOU, the two organizations have agreed to evaluate the construction and design safety of […]

  • 10 July 2017

    If successful, a cyber-attack could prove catastrophic in the oil and gas sector.

  • 15 April 2020
    Business & Finance, IT & Software, Safety

    Swiss-based container shipping major Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has resolved its network outage issue which has kept some of the company’s digital tools down for five days. The company said that all internal systems were fully functional and that all its booking options and the website were available again. “The incident was confined to […]

  • 19 January 2012

      Perceived as a global threat, piracy seems to have outpaced the efforts of the international community in 2011 to restrain it. Although the Coast of Somalia has been the main focus of piracy attacks, such activities have been affecting even some other parts of the world. The cost of measures taken to prevent and […]

  • 22 July 2016
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Power Technologies (OPT) plans to raise $4 million through the best efforts public offering of common stock and warrants.

  • 3 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Coast Guard has issued an updated Port Security Advisory for Libya. Due to the continuing civil unrest and weak governmental institutions in Libya, the U.S. Government has concerns regarding whether the port facility security requirements of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) Code are still being comprehensively executed and maintained. The […]

  • 17 January 2019
    Business & Finance

    Denmark launched a new cyber security strategy for the shipping industry.

  • 6 December 2017

    With cyber crimes becoming ever more frequent, WMN explores what is key to becoming cyber resilient.

  • 16 April 2020
    Business & Finance, IT & Software

    Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has confirmed that some of its digital tools and its website were down due to a malware attack. The network outage which was affecting the company’s data centers in Geneva from Friday, April 10, was resolved yesterday. The outage was impacting the company’s digital booking tool myMSC, and the company’s agents […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Swedish marine energy developer Minesto has engaged with leading financial advisor Pareto Securities to intensify relationships with institutional investors. The purpose is to accelerate and capitalise the commercial rollout of Minesto’s first-of-its-kind renewable energy technology, the company said. “We know that as the world moves to clean energy, investors are looking for new technologies and […]

  • 24 April 2018

    Crowley has joined forces with PowerSecure, a Southern Company unit, to develop and deploy LNG microgrid solutions to boost reliability in the Caribbean and Central American markets. 

  • 9 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Danish Government has decided to deploy a detachment consisting of a Challenger airplane to support the monitoring of shipping traffic in the Indian Ocean in an effort to strengthen maritime security in the area. Additionally, the Government decided that Denmark will again make a Challenger airplane available for the Mediterranean efforts to monitor EU’s outer […]

  • 13 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    Cosco Shipping Leasing is to raise USD 318.2 million through the issuance of asset-backed securities.

  • 3 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    New Jersey-based wave energy developer, Ocean Power Technologies (OPT), is looking to raise $1.6 million from its latest public offering of common stock and warrants.

  • 20 July 2020
    Infrastructure, IT & Software, Ports & Logistics, Safety, Vessels

    Cyberattacks on the maritime industry’s operational technology systems have increased by 900% over the last three years with the number of reported incidents set to reach record volumes by year-end, according to Israeli cybersecurity specialist Naval Dome. Addressing port and terminal operators during an online forum last week, Robert Rizika, Naval Dome’s Boston-based Head of […]

  • 18 December 2014

    EU ministers have supported the Action Plan, part of the EU’s Maritime Security Strategy adopted in June 2014, which takes a cross-border and cross-sector approach to confronting the seaborne perils. The Maritime Security strategy and its action plan is a response to the new threats, such as the criminal smuggling of people, arms, or drugs, which […]

  • 17 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Chairman of the classification society American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has called upon marine insurance and classification industries to work closer together in addressing the next-generation safety system.  Christopher J. Wiernicki, Chairman, President and CEO of ABS, addressed the American Institute of Marine Underwriters (AIMU), describing the future of maritime safety and risk mitigation as it […]

  • 21 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Canadian Beothuk Energy Inc. (BEI) has retained Jacob Securities Inc. (JSI) to identify project financing for the company’s previously announced demonstration offshore wind park. BEI’s plans include developing, owning and operating a portfolio of large-scale offshore wind energy projects in the Atlantic Provinces and northeastern United States. The arrangement with JSI of the project equity and project […]

  • 18 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The use of sensors and software-driven systems on board ships will enable greater transparency and efficiency, but they also come with new challenges, said Tor E. Svensen, DNV GL Group Executive Vice President, at the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) conference in Berlin this week. “A greater focus on cyber security is essential to […]

  • 30 April 2015

    The trend in maritime security is one of growing complacency, the Chief Operating Officer of UK maritime security firm MAST Gerry Northwood warned speaking at the Global Shipping Trends and Trade Patterns conference in London on April 29th.  “The problem is that incidents of piracy are not infrequent, and I often see the under reporting […]

  • 22 March 2017
    Business & Finance

    Nasdaq-listed containership owner Diana Containerships has entered into a securities purchase agreement with Kalani Investments Limited, registered in the British Virgin Islands, targeting USD 150 million in net proceeds. “The company intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the offered securities for general corporate purposes and/or to repay indebtedness under one or […]