COLUMN | UK maritime autonomous system programmes gather momentum …

Unmanned vessels, increasingly referred to generically as maritime autonomous systems (MAS), are relatively cheap to operate, sparing of scarce manpower...

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COLUMN | Topaz Energy and Marine’s bumper profits: when something …

The first quarter was another miserable one for the offshore sector, as across the board marine and drilling companies lost...

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FEATURE | US Navy braces for possible attacks by Iranian small cra…

Tensions between Washington and Tehran have been rising, and an American strike group (SG), centred on the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier...

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Carnival cruise ship rescues distressed mariner from sinking boat in Mexican waters

A Carnival Cruise Line vessel that had been sailing home for Tampa following a four-day...

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Indobaruna’s newest cement carrier launched at Fukuoka Shipbuilding

Fukuoka Shipbuilding held a christening and launching ceremony for a new 9,600DWT cement carrier on...

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Vyborg launches second Project KMT01 trawler

United Shipbuilding Corporation’s (USC) Vyborg Shipyard launched the second of a planned four Project KMT01...

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