• COLUMN | Correcting course: Aramco and jackups; Siem Offshore and Kristian Siem; Ferguson Marine; MMA Offshore; Maersk/Svitzer [Offshore Accounts]

    COLUMN | Correcting course: Aramco and jackups; Siem Offshore and Kristian Siem; Ferguson Marine; MMA Offshore; Maersk/Svitzer [Offshore Accounts]

  • COLUMN | Anything goes in 2024 ship design [Grey Power]

    COLUMN | Anything goes in 2024 ship design [Grey Power]

  • COLUMN | Reaping what you sow: McDermott, Seatrium, Gunvor and Trafigura [Offshore Accounts]

    COLUMN | Reaping what you sow: McDermott, Seatrium, Gunvor and Trafigura [Offshore Accounts]

  • COLUMN | Quick updates: PSVs changing hands; subsea newbuilds; Guyana booming; rigs fixing higher [Offshore Accounts]

    COLUMN | Quick updates: PSVs changing hands; subsea newbuilds; Guyana booming; rigs fixing higher [Offshore Accounts]

  • COLUMN | US Army vessels in the vanguard of Gaza relief effort [Naval Gazing]

    COLUMN | US Army vessels in the vanguard of Gaza relief effort [Naval Gazing]

  • COLUMN | Correcting course: Aramco and jackups; Siem Offshore and Kristian Siem; Ferguson Marine; MMA Offshore; Maersk/Svitzer [Offshore Accounts]
  • COLUMN | Anything goes in 2024 ship design [Grey Power]
  • COLUMN | Reaping what you sow: McDermott, Seatrium, Gunvor and Trafigura [Offshore Accounts]
  • COLUMN | Quick updates: PSVs changing hands; subsea newbuilds; Guyana booming; rigs fixing higher [Offshore Accounts]
  • COLUMN | US Army vessels in the vanguard of Gaza relief effort [Naval Gazing]
OPINION | Fremantle’s wartime past serves as AUKUS submarine prologue

OPINION | Fremantle’s wartime past serves as AUKUS submarine prologue

By Euan Graham

The strategic potential of Submarine Rotational Force-West, the AUKUS initiative that commits the United States and United Kingdom to forward-deploy a small flotilla of nuclear-powered attack submarines to HMAS Stirling, near Fremantle, isn’t adequately appreciated.

BAIRD MARITIME AWARDS
AWARDS 2023 | Best Feed Barge – 485-tonne feed barge – GroAqua

AWARDS 2023 | Best Feed Barge – 485-tonne feed barge – GroAqua

By Baird Maritime

Best Feed Barge – 485-tonne feed barge – GroAqua Fish farm support vessels are, of necessity, becoming larger as they have to operate ever further offshore. Faroe Islands based designer/builder GroAqua has considerable experience with such vessels. This 485-tonne feed barge illustrates its talents perfectly. Built for ..

COLUMN | Correcting course: Aramco and jackups; Siem Offshore and Kristian Siem; Ferguson Marine; MMA Offshore; Maersk/Svitzer [Offshore Accounts]

COLUMN | Correcting course: Aramco and jackups; Siem Offshore and Kristian Siem; Ferguson Marine; MMA Offshore; Maersk/Svitzer [Offshore Accounts]

By Hieronymus Bosch

Harold Macmillan was supposedly once asked what the most troubling problem of his time as British Prime Minister was. “Events, my dear boy, events,” was his reply.

OPINION | Wartime trade: it’s not just military supply

OPINION | Wartime trade: it’s not just military supply

By David Uren

The vulnerability of Australia’s trade routes to military coercion was highlighted by both last year’s Defence Strategic Update and by government commentary on the rationale for AUKUS.

OPINION | What should Australia be doing about the South China Sea?

OPINION | What should Australia be doing about the South China Sea?

By Susannah Patton

It’s a mark of our turbulent times that China’s dangerous and illegal actions against the Philippines at the Second Thomas Shoal currently only sit in the second tier of international security headaches confronting the United States and allies such as Australia.

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AWARDS 2023 | Best Police Boat – 12-metre police patrol boat – Norman R. Wright and Sons

AWARDS 2023 | Best Police Boat – 12-metre police patrol boat – Norman R. Wright and Sons

By Baird Maritime

Best Police Boat – 12-metre police patrol boat – Norman R. Wright and Sons Although Australian shipbuilder Norman R. Wright and Sons has been in business for well over a century, it has not survived for so long by ignoring modern designs, materials, construction methods and equipment. These very fast, safe, seaworthy ..

Focus on Fishing and Aquaculture

Focus on Fishing and Aquaculture

Baird Maritime once more highlights the ever important fishing and aquaculture sector by reviewing newbuild vessels entering service around the world.