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Posted: 13 days ago

Singapore: Tighter measures for shore-based maritime workers

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has decided to tighten the testing regime for al...

Categories:
  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 13 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Korean firm to cool Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine storage with LNG

Liquified natural gas (LNG) will be used to keep extremely low temperatures in storage facilities in...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Hapag-Lloyd reports COVID-19 cases on two ships

German container shipping company Hapag-Lloyd reported that two of its vessels were facing delays am...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

UNCTAD warns of grim maritime trade outlook

Global maritime trade will plunge in 2020 due to the unprecedented disruption caused by COVID-19, th...

Categories:
  • Outlook & strategy
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Singapore ship registry crosses 96 million GT milestone

The Singapore Registry of Ships (SRS) crossed the 96 million gross tonnage milestone in 2020, mainta...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

CDC: US cruise ships can resume sailing with phased approach

On 30 October, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a Framework for Condit...

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  • Safety
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Skill Session with Geert-Jan Joosten & Anne Visser

Anne Visser, Director of Operations at Navingo is joined by Geert-Jan Joosten, Managing Partner at S...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Prokopiou: Fuels discussed today won't cut it

None of the alternative fuels being discussed today as the potential fuels of the future, such as LN...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Europa O&G scores extension for Inezgane permit off Morocco

London-listed oil and gas firm Europa Oil & Gas has been granted a one-year extension for the in...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Update: Crew evacuated from coronavirus-hit livestock carrier in Fremantle

Confirmed coronavirus cases have been evacuated from a livestock carrier berthed at Fremantle Port, ...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

80 Brae workers isolated over possible Covid-19 exposure

Oil and gas firm TAQA has asked a total of 80 offshore workers to go into self-isolation as a precau...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 2 months ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 13 days ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

WA: COVID-19 cases discovered on another 2 int'l ships

Western Australia has reported COVID-19 cases onboard two more internationally flagged vessels that ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Pandemic causes steep rise in serious offshore incidents

The Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has warned that the coronav...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

China opens 10 ports to crew changes

Ten Chinese ports will resume foreign crew change operations with certain requirements in place, tak...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

7 crew members aboard MOL’s bulker test positive for Coronavirus

Seven crew members deployed on MOL’s Capesize bulker Vega Dream have tested positive for COVID...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Havyard extends closure as 75 people test positive for COVID-19

A total of 75 people associated with Norway’s shipbuilder New Havyard Ship Technology AS, part of Ha...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

MUA calls for crew change on Patricia Oldendorff

The crew of Oldendorff’s bulker, currently anchored in Port Hedland, Australia after experienc...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

17 crew members on board Oldendorff’s bulker infected with Coronavirus

Seventeen crewmembers aboard Patricia Oldendorff bulk carrier have tested positive for the Coronavir...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

US senators introduce bill to enable resumption of cruising

Last week, US senators Rick Scott and Senator Marco Rubio introduced the Set Sail Safely Act in an e...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Port of Hamburg's cargo volumes hit by COVID-19

Germany’s largest universal port, the Port of Hamburg, felt the negative effects of the COVID-...

Categories:
  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Hapag-Lloyd confirms two COVID-19 cases on ship in Vancouver

German container shipping giant Hapag-Lloyd has confirmed new coronavirus cases among its crew. ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Panama Canal extends relief measures until year-end

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the global economy, the Panama Canal Authority has deci...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Meyer Turku announces first phase of layoffs

Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku has concluded the first phase of employee cooperation negotiations (...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Hurtigruten halts all expedition cruises after coronavirus outbreak

Norway’s expedition cruise operator Hurtigruten temporarily suspended expedition sailings for ...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Floatel to book nearly $400 million in impairment charges

Floatel International will book impairments of nearly $400 million for the second quarter of the yea...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 5 months ago