DNV GL welcomes world's largest boxship

DNV GL welcomes world's largest boxship

Ship and offshore classification society DNV GL has welcomed the world’s largest containership into class, the ‘MSC Oscar’. Delivered by Daewoo Shipbuild...

PSV 'Blue Queen' delivered to Blue Ship Invest

PSV 'Blue Queen' delivered to Blue Ship Invest

The platform supply vessel ‘Blue Queen’ has been delivered to Blue Ship Invest from Ulstein Verft.

'Viking Neptun' delivered to Eidesvik

'Viking Neptun' delivered to Eidesvik

Norwegian shipbuilding company Kleven has delivered its OSV ‘Viking Neptun’ to Eidesvik. The subsea construction vessel is designed by Salt Ship Design, and is...


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Ships & Shipping

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Study underlines importance of shipping to the EU's economy

The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) has presented the results of a recent update of the Oxford Economics study on the economic value...

Backlash at possible rent increase at Port of Melbourne

Stevedores operating at the Port of Melbourne could face dramatic rent increases, as the newly elected Labor State Government prepares to privatise the...

Speculation on how long to continue MH370 search

Warren Truss, Australia’s deputy Prime Minister, has told media that the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines plane MH370 cannot go on forever....

Busan Port on track to handle 20 million containers in 2015

The Busan Port Authroity (BPA) in Korea has said it is expecting further growth in 2015 following a successful 2014.

Tallink and Meyer Turku sign contract for LNG fast ferry

Estonian shipping company Tallink and Finnish shipbuilding company Meyer Turku have signed a contract for the construction of a LNG-powered fast ferry...

Somali pirates release Thai captives after four years

Maersk containership runs aground at Fremantle Port

MHI receives order for LPG carrier from Astomos Energy

WesPac to build first LNG bunker barge in North America

'Rhone' enters the CMA CGM fleet

Rolls-Royce to deliver Spain's first pure-gas marine engine to Baleària

Seaspovill takes delivery of second Damen fast ferry

Swissco achieves net profit of US$15.9 million for FY2014

Petrobras' credit rating downgraded

Maritime Union member assaults Australian journalist

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Work Boat World

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Uncertainty for Teekay tugs in Port Hedland

Tug operator Teekay and tug unions are in negotiations with mining company BHP Billiton to renew their operating contract in Port Hedland in Western Australia...

US Navy to buy three Hornbeck OSVs

The US Navy will buy three OSVs from Convington-based Hornbeck Offshore Services in a contract valued at US$132 million.

Piriou secures order for wind farm support vessel

Piriou has secured a new order for a wind farm support vessel, the ‘Ocean Wind 8 of Hartlepool’.

Next-generation US Navy patrol boats move through Jaxport's heavy lift dock

Florida-based cargo operator Portus has moved the first shipment of next-generation Mk VI Patrol Boats purchased by the US Navy through the heavy...

'Investigator' completes Antarctic cold-water trials

  Australia’s Marine National Facility research vessel ‘Investigator’ has returned to Hobart after completing its cold-water trials, which...

Viking River Cruises expands into US market

Havyard delivers its first windmill OSV

PSV 'Blue Queen' delivered to Blue Ship Invest

Specialised German rescue vessels to Russia

'Viking Neptun' delivered to Eidesvik

Twin ASD tugs from Argentina

Russia building four nuclear submarines

UAE Navy orders three Baynunah warships

UK signs US$1.32 billion contract with BAE Systems for warships

Indian Government responds to Chinese subs

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Fisheries and Aquaculture

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Australian border protection officers board illegal fishing vessel

Australian border protection personnel have intercepted and boarded a fishing vessel in the Southern Ocean believed to have been operating under a false...

US Coast Guard disrupts illegal Mexican fishermen off Texas

US Coast Guard disrupts illegal Mexican fishermen off Texas

The United States Coast Guard seized a total of approximately three miles of long liner fishing gear set by numerous Mexican fishermen operating illegally...

New aquaculture leases granted for Australian state

The government of the Australian state of New South Wales has approved 50 hectares of aquaculture leases on the state’s south coast. Minister for Primary...

"Supertrawlers" to be banned from Australian waters

The Australian Government will move to ban "supertrawlers" from Australian waters, adopting the previous definition of a supertrawler as,...

Action taken against transgressing FCVs

New Zealand’s Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) has launched a crackdown on foreign charter vessels (FCVs) breaching the country’s fisheries...

NOAA issues Atlantic tuna management measures

Long-term development plan for fisheries in the Horn of Africa

Deep-sea fishing legislation met with mixed feelings

Fish farming improving East African nutrition

Russia to develop aquaculture near Arctic Circle

High seas jurisdiction confirmed in NZ fisher case

Zamakona delivers second tuna vessel

Ramoen orders stern trawler

First Federal mussel aquaculture project underway

Fishing vessels inspected in NZ