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Gulf of Guinea

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Posted: 20 days ago

IMO urges for action to deter piracy in Gulf of Guinea

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) is calling for urgent action to deter piracy in the Gu...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Maersk boxship targeted by pirates in Gulf of Guinea

A Post-Panamax containership operated by Danish shipping giant Maersk has come under an attempted pi...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

IMB Piracy: Gulf of Guinea accounts for 95% of kidnappings in 2020

A total of 135 crew were kidnapped from their vessels in 2020, with the Gulf of Guinea accounting fo...

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

Maersk’s boxship boarded by pirates, crew accounted for

A 4,500 TEU containership Maersk Cadiz has been boarded by pirates while en route from Tema, Ghana t...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Chemical tanker boarded in GoG for 3rd time in December

A chemical tanker identified as MT New Ranger was boarded earlier today, some 160 nautical miles Sou...

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

Latest attack in GoG pushes kidnapping tally to 122 seafarers

Four seafarers have been kidnapped in the latest piracy attack in the Gulf of Guinea involving a cru...

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

GoG: Pirates kidnap another 5 seafarers in just 4 days

Five crew members have been kidnapped by pirates from a Ghana-flagged vessel in another incident in ...

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

Pirates kidnap 14 crew from heavy lift vessel in GoG

Fourteen crew members are reported to have been kidnapped from a heavy lift vessel in the Gulf of Gu...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Pirates kidnap seafarer from LNG carrier in Gulf of Guinea

An LNG carrier has been boarded and attacked by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea, resulting in the kidn...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

Pirates attack two ships, kidnap seafarers in Gulf of Guinea

Two new pirate attacks that resulted in the kidnapping of seafarers have been reported in the Gulf ...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

IMB: 37 ships boarded, 22 seafarers kidnapped in Q1, 2020

Pirates boarded 37 ships and kidnapped 22 seafarers in the first quarter of 2020, the latest report ...

Categories:
  • Safety
Posted: 10 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: 2 months 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: 3 months ago
Posted: 11 months ago

3 Ships Approached in Two Days off West Africa

Ships sailing off the coast of West Africa reported at least 3 suspicious approaches over the past t...

Posted: 11 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ITF Calls for Urgent Action to Tackle Rising Piracy in GoG

Pirates kidnapped 13 crew members from two ships in two piracy incidents that occurred in early Nove...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

European Shipowners Call for Action on Gulf of Guinea Piracy

Reports of attacks in the region more than doubled in 2018. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year 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: 4 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

IMB: West African Waters World’s Worst for Pirate Attacks

Of the 75 seafarers taken hostage worldwide so far this year, 62 were captured in the Gulf of Guinea...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

India Restricts Seafarers from Working in Gulf of Guinea

India issued a restriction banning all Indian seafarers from working on vessels in the Gulf of Guine...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Industry Seeks Urgent Action against Gulf of Guinea Piracy

Shipping industry and seafarer groups called for an urgent action against piracy in the Gulf of Guin...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year 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: 3 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Pirates Arrested after Attempted Tanker Hijacking off Togo

Togo Navy prevented the hijacking of a product tanker in the Gulf of Guinea. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Maersk Supply Service in FPSO Mooring Deal in Gulf of Guinea

Maersk Supply Service has been chosen to deliver an integrated FPSO mooring installation and replace...

Categories:
  • Operations & Maintenance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Maersk Supply wins FPSO mooring job in Gulf of Guinea

Maersk Supply Service has been selected to deliver an integrated FPSO mooring installation and repla...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

IMB: Piracy Attacks More Than Double in Gulf of Guinea

IMB PRC: Piracy increased in 2018, with a marked rise in attacks against ships and crews around West...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Pirate Attack Fears Raised after Tanker Goes Missing in GoG

Contact lost with chemical tanker Pantelena since August 14, 2018. 17 Georgian sailors on board. ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Petro-Piracy Returns to Gulf of Guinea

EOS Risk Group: Nigerian pirates have taken 35 seafarers in the Gulf of Guinea during the first half...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Video: Pirate Attack Caught on Camera

Pirate attack on a containership underway in the Gulf of Guinea on December 7 caught on camera. ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

56 Mariners Kidnapped in GoG in 2017

There have been 15 attacks against commercial ships within a 60 nautical miles radius of Bony Island...

Posted: over 3 years ago