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Posted: 16 days ago

NGO Shipbreaking calls on EU to investigate fatalities at Turkish recycling yards

NGO Shipbreaking Platform is calling on the European Union to investigate incidents that claimed two...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

NGO: Shipowners continue to avoid green ship recycling

Although they exist, environmental and labour laws that regulate ship recycling are still ignored by...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

NGO Shipbreaking: Beaching of ships in Bangladesh continues to claim lives

At least five workers have lost their lives while dismantling out of service ships at shipbreaking f...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Shipbreaking cartel in Bangladesh comes to an end

After exactly two months in operation, the shipbreaking cartel in Bangladesh has collapsed because i...

Categories:
  • Market outlooks
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Sale of 25-year-old VLCC ends 512 days demolition drought

The sale of an almost 25-year-old crude oil tanker marks the end of the 4th longest streak of zero V...

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

Shipbreaking in full swing in South Asia despite COVID-19

There were a total of 170 ships broken in the third quarter of 2020. Of these, 65% or 110 ships were...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

NGO: Two Eimskip boxships sent to dirty scrapyards in India

Icelandic transportation Eimskip has reportedly sold two of its containerships to dirty and dangerou...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

South Asian shipbreakers can't be included in EU list

Environmental organizations are warning that the European Union’s legislation allowing the exp...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Norway backs Phase III of IMO-backed project on green ship recycling in Bangladesh

Norway has committed approximately $1.5 million (NOK 14 million) to support improved ship recycling ...

Categories:
  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

UK court clears way for widow of Bangladeshi ship-breaking worker to sue tanker company

The UK High Court ruled on Monday, July 13, that the widow, whose husband lost his life while disman...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Clarksons calls EU to speed up approval of Turkish yards

Ship recycling yards in Turkey that are compliant with safety and environmental requirements of the ...

Posted: 7 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: about 1 month 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: 2 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

NGO Shipbreaking: COVID-19 exposes vulnerability of migrant workers in South Asia

The strict lockdown measures across South Asia aimed at curbing the COVID-19 pandemic have also shut...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

BIMCO: Shipbuilding orders spiral down

The shipbuilding sector has been severely impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic causing the cont...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Ship recycling in Pakistan and India in limbo

The coronavirus pandemic has practically paralysed the ship demolition market in South Asia as lockd...

Categories:
  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 10 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: 4 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Shiprecycling in Pakistan and India in Limbo

The coronavirus pandemic has practically paralysed the ship demolition market in South Asia. ...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Shipping Companies Still Favor the Worst Scrapyards

A total of 674 ocean-going commercial ships and offshore units were sold to the scrapyards in 2019. ...

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

ClassNK Issues HKC Compliance Statement to Bangladeshi Yard

ClassNK has issued HKC Statement of Compliance to PHP Ship Breaking and Recycling Industries Limited...

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

Working Conditions at Alang Shipbreaking Yards Remain Poor

There has been little improvement in working conditions at the shipbreaking yards in Alang-Sosiya. ...

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

SRTI Welcomes Louis Dreyfus

Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC) has joined the Ship Recycling Transparency Initiative. ...

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

Bangladesh Court Rules 2016 Beaching of Maersk FPSO Illegal

Authorities were instructed to claim compensation from the yard for having violated national environ...

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

Norway Fines Wirana for 2017 Tide Carrier Incident

Wirana attempted to sail the ship illegally to a shipbreaking yard in Pakistan. ...

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

South Asian Shipbreaking Yards Claim 19 Lives This Year

Another 30 have been severely injured.

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

Two Dead, 13 Injured in Bangladesh Shipbreaking Accident

A heavy cable collapsed on the container ship CSL Virginia, hitting several workers at once. ...

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

Three Dead, Several Injured at Chittagong Shipbreaking Yard

Three workers died and at least six were injured following a toxic gas leak at a shipbreaking yard i...

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

Man Dies while Breaking Boxship in Bangladesh

One worker lost his life in an incident at a shipbreaking yard in Chittagong, Bangladesh. ...

Posted: about 1 year ago