Groen new twin axe christened ‘Merel-G’

Groen new twin axe christened ‘Merel-G’

Damen Maaskant Shipyards Stellendam has a decade-long relationship with the family-run Groen Offshore, Guard & Support, having built seismic research vessels and co...

Dockstavarvet’s new 20-metre interceptor

Dockstavarvet’s new 20-metre interceptor

A new 20-metre police/patrol/combat boat design has now been completed at Dockstavarvet in Sweden. The first of class is configured as a search, rescue and service v...

Damen’s ‘Legionnaire’ launched

Damen’s ‘Legionnaire’ launched

A launching ceremony was held on July 15 by Damen Shipyards, for the ‘Legionnaire’, a Ro-Ro ferry for Bell Island, Newfoundland. “The 'Legionnaire' will soon...


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Austal reports record profit

Australian based ship building company Austal has announced record revenue and record earning for the year ending June 30, 2015. Their net profit after...

Fredriksen fears for Chinese turmoil’s impact on shipping

Norwegian shipping magnate John Fredriksen has voiced his concern on the impact turmoil in China could have on the shipping industry. Chinese stocks...

Safety appraisal of LPC terminal

Image via Jocelyn Kinghorn A quantitative risk assessment (QRA) is to be conducted for a proposed cruise shipping terminal at Naval Point next...

Zhanjiang invests to construct a new shipbuilding base

A new ship building base that can dock vessels over 10,000DWT is currently under construction at Suixi County, Zhanjiang, Guangdong Province, China....

Are China’s steel exports enough to support the freight market?

China’s steel exports are not enough to support the dry bulk freight market according to BIMCO. For the market to fluctuate, lower Chinese iron ore production...

Two dead and seven injured following DSME fire

CHEC to build oil terminal in Mozambique

Kansai Electric Power's new LNG tanker ‘Fukurokuju’

Gazprom and NIPIGAZ to design and construct Amur GPP

Scorpio purchases more vessels

Golar considering buying more LNG-FSRU units

Ocean Yield receives new tanker

Star Bulk Carriers recieves three new vessels

Grup TCB signs the purchase of the Castellón Multipurpose Terminal

Carnival Corporation expands fleet in China to six ships

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Mediterranean migrant crisis- EU gets its naval act together

Mediterranean migrant crisis- EU gets its naval act together

The Italian aircraft carrier 'Cavour' The Mediterranean migrant crisis is maintaining its momentum, with a solution seemingly as distant as ever....

One dead and three injured in dry dock accident

The research vessel ‘Urania’ was involved in a fatal accident at a floating dry dock in Livorno, Italy. According to Italy’s National Research...

Royal Moroccan Navy enlists Damen for drought response

  The Royal Moroccan Navy recently awarded Damen Shipyards Group a contract to supply a Stan Pontoon 3011 water barge in response to the severe...

Svitzer signs for six Sanmar tugs

  Svitzer has signed a building contract with Sanmar Shipyard in Turkey for the construction of six tugs, with the delivery of the first expected...

Keel-laying of aircraft carrier ‘John F. Kennedy’

  On August 22 the keel laying of the aircraft carrier ‘John F. Kennedy’ took place in front of 1,500 guests. The ‘John F. Kennedy’ is...

Clean Great Barrier Reef vessel enters service

Dryad report warns of danger in Southeast Asia

IRSHAD receives buoy maintenance vessel

Dockstavarvet’s new 20-metre interceptor

Groen new twin axe christened ‘Merel-G’

Work starts in Sestri Ponente on ‘Silver Muse’

Foschi shipyard completely rebuilds ‘Dalì’ – a 1972 passenger vessel

SBM offshore completes US$1.55 billion financing of 'Cidade de Saquarema'

AAM and UNH sign contract for new scientific research vessel

Jensen-designed LNG ATB receives approval in principle by ABS

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‘Miss Berdie’ gets a make-over

‘Miss Berdie’ gets a make-over

  The fishing boat ‘Miss Berdie’ has received renovations at the Fred Wahl shipyard in Reedsport Oregon, USA. After taking the 23 by 8.4...

Tsukiji Market set for move to Toyosu

Tsukiji Market set for move to Toyosu

Image via Arain Zwegers 80 years since its initial opening, the Tsukiji Wholesale Market in Tokyo Japan will move to a new market building in Toyosu....

Zamakona delivers 'Euskadi Alia'

Astilleros Zamakona recently delivered the tuna freezer vessel ‘Euskadi Alia’ to Bermeo Group Echebastar at the maritime cruise station in Getxo,...

Arctic Ocean commercial fishing accord signed

A declaration has been signed by the five countries that surround the Arctic Ocean, to prevent unregulated commercial fishing of the 1.1 million-square-nautical...

NOAA implements fleet-wide electronic monitoring

NOAA Fisheries has completed the first fleet-wide implementation of electronic monitoring in the United States.

Value of Scottish catch reaches record high

New aquaculture zone policy proposed for South Australia

Strict new conditions imposed in Australia's Small Pelagic Fishery

New ice plant for Somaliland fisheries sector

Pacific Coast Sardine Fishery closed

CFA disputes Wilkie's take on the 'Geelong Star'

Australian scientists grow marine worms in wastewater

Gael Force lands Scottish Salmon contract

Questions raised about "dolphin safe" labelling

Calls for mandatory labelling of imported seafood in Australia